Overconsumption and Procreation: Are They Morally Equivalent?
Journal of Applied Philosophy 2001; 18(2): 183-192
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Sulmasy, Daniel P.; Sugarman, Jeremy (1994-12)Many medical ethicists accept the thesis that there is no moral difference between withholding and withdrawing life-sustaining therapy. In this paper, we offer an interesting counterexample which shows that this thesis is ...
Are Withholding and Withdrawing Therapy Always Morally Equivalent? a Reply to Sulmasy and Sugarman Harris, John (1994-12)This paper argues that Sulmasy and Sugarman have not succeeded in showing a moral difference between withholding and withdrawing treatment. In particular, they have misunderstood historical entitlement theory, which does not ...