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TARGETED KILLINGS AND THE MORALITY OF HARD CHOICES

Michael S. Moore

in Targeted Killings: Law and Morality in an Asymmetrical World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199646470
eISBN:
9780191738975
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646470.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter approaches the question of the morality of targeted killing by developing a general theoretical framework for answering questions about what morality permits, forbids, and requires. The ... More


Discrimination, Disparate Impact, and Theories of Justice

Richard Arneson

in Philosophical Foundations of Discrimination Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199664313
eISBN:
9780191748486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664313.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter defends an act consequentialist approach to the law and morality of non-discrimination. It emphasizes R. M. Hare's idea that moral thinking should be conceived as functioning on ... More


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