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Title: HARMING FUTURE PEOPLE: A DE DICTO APPROACH TO THE NON-IDENTITY PROBLEM
Authors: Hildebrand, Laura
Advisors: Frick, Johann
Department: Philosophy
Class Year: 2014
Abstract: Caspar Hare's concept of de dicto future people, in combination with a principle of wrongness based on expected harm, explains the wrongness of knowingly producing a child with a moderate quality of life over a child with a high quality of life, thus solving the non-identity problem in same-number cases.
Extent: 41
URI: http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/dsp01kd17ct04m
Type of Material: Princeton University Senior Theses
Language: en_US
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