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Mortal Beings: On the Metaphysics and Value of Death
This book is a contribution to the debate of the metaphysics and value of death.The metaphysical problems of death are closely connected with the debate of personal identity. In Chapter Two, I defendExpand
Past and Future Non-Existence
According to the “deprivation approach,” a person’s death is bad for her to the extent that it deprives her of goods. This approach faces the Lucretian problem that prenatal non-existence deprives usExpand
The Oxford handbook of the philosophy of death
Introduction: The Philosophy of Death Ben Bradley, Fred Feldman, Jens Johansson 1. When Do Things Die? Cody Gilmore 2. Death and the Disintegration of Personality Fred Feldman 3. The Person and theExpand
Being and Betterness
In this article I discuss the question of whether a person's existence can be better (or worse) for him than his non-existence. Recently, Nils Holtug and Melinda A. Roberts have defended anExpand
The time of death's badness.
  • Jens Johansson
  • Philosophy, Medicine
  • The Journal of medicine and philosophy
  • 1 October 2012
Those who endorse the view that death is in some cases bad for the deceased--a view that, as I shall explain, has considerable bearing on many bioethical issues--need to address the following,Expand
Tracking environmental impacts in global product chains : – Rare Earth Metals and other critical metals used in the cleantech industry
Tracking environmental impacts in global product chains – Rare Earth Metals and other critical metals used in the cleantech industry Metals form a central part of the global economy, but their extrExpand
Actual and Counterfactual Attitudes: Reply to Brueckner and Fischer
In a recent article, I criticized Anthony L. Brueckner and John Martin Fischer’s influential argument—appealing to the rationality of our asymmetric attitudes towards past and futureExpand
Investigations into the occurrence of pitting in lubricated rolling four‐ball tests
Pitting, a form of rolling contact fatigue, is a complex phenomenon and several factors influence its occurrence, particularly under lubricated conditions. In this work, studies have been conductedExpand
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