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Obligations to future generations / edited by R.I. Sikora and Brian Barry.

; Barry, Brian, 1936-2009
Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1978.
ISBN 0877221324, 9780877221289, 9780877221326, 0877221286

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Other Authors Barry, Brian, 1936-2009.
Sikora, Richard I., 1927-
Subjects Environmental ethics.
Social ethics.
Series Philosophical monographs (Philadelphia)
Description xi, 250 pages ; 22 cm.
Copyright Date 1978.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction / R.I. Sikora and Brian Barry -- [Should intrinsic value be placed on the preservation of mankind?] -- Obligations to posterity / Thomas Schwartz -- Do potential people have moral rights? / Mary Warren -- In defense of the potentiality principle / William Anglin -- Future people and us / Jan Narveson -- On maximizing happiness / Jonathan Bennett -- Environmental ethics and obligations to future generations / Robert Scott, Jr. -- Classical utilitarianism and the population optimum / L.W. Sumner -- Is it wrong to prevent the existence of future generations? / R.I. Sikora -- [Assuming that future generations will exist and that the future population size is taken as given, what obligations do we have to future generations?] -- Discounting versus maximum sustainable yield / Mary B. Williams -- The futurity problem / Gregory Kavka -- Circumstances of justice and future generations / Brian Barry.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3844743
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