The Repugnant Conclusion

Essays on Population Ethics

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-2472-6 (Print) 978-1-4020-2473-3 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-v

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    Pages 1-5

    Introduction

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    Pages 7-22

    Overpopulation and the Quality of Life

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    Pages 23-44

    Two Parfit Puzzles

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    Pages 45-59

    Critical-Level Population Principles And The Repugnant Conclusion

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    Pages 61-80

    O Repugnance, Where Is Thy Sting?

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    Pages 81-97

    Resolving The Repugnant Conclusion

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    Pages 99-128

    Person-Based Consequentialism And The Procreation Obligation

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    Pages 129-161

    Person-Affecting Moralities

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    Pages 163-186

    Repugnance Or Intransitivity: A Repugnant But Forced Choice

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    Pages 187-199

    The Root Of The Repugnant Conclusion And Its Rebuttal

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    Pages 201-218

    The Paradoxes Of Future Generations And Normative Theory

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    Pages 219-237

    Why We Ought To Accept The Repugnant Conclusion

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    Pages 239-255

    The Repugnant Conclusion And Worthwhile Living

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    Pages 257-257

    Postscript

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 259-261