Law and Philosophy

, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp 25–44

Why More Choice is Sometimes Worse than Less

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Abstract

In this paper, I shall argue that personal autonomy requires the availability of an adequate range of valuable options from which to choose, but that the availability of a larger rather than a smaller set of valuable options can be inimical to, rather than supportive, of autonomy.

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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Department of Philosophy, John Watson HallQueen’s UniversityKingstonCanada

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