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The Repugnant Conclusion : a Philosophical Inquiry.

Author: Christopher Cowie
Publisher: Milton : Routledge, 2019.
Series: Routledge Focus on Philosophy Ser.
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Cowie, Christopher.
Repugnant Conclusion : A Philosophical Inquiry.
Milton : Routledge, ©2019
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Cowie
ISBN: 9780429886669 0429886667
OCLC Number: 1128719191
Description: 1 online resource (125 pages)
Contents: 1.Introduction2. The Repugnant Conclusion2.1. Totalist Reasoning2.2. Alternatives to Totalism2.3. Continuum Reasoning2.4. Dominance-Addition Reasoning2.5. Conclusion3. The Quality of Life Strategy3.1. The Quality of Life Strategy3.2. Formulating the Strategy3.3. Further Issues with Quality of Life3.4. Trading-Off 3.5. The Value of Ordinary Life 3.6. Conclusion4. Assessing the Strategy4.1. The Very Repugnant Conclusion 4.2. The Reverse Repugnant Conclusion4.3. A Solution?4.4. Conclusion5. Conclusion.Index
Series Title: Routledge Focus on Philosophy Ser.

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