Fetal Personhood and the Sorites Paradox

@article{Kerckhove1998FetalPA,
  title={Fetal Personhood and the Sorites Paradox},
  author={Lee F. Kerckhove and Stephen G. Waller},
  journal={The Journal of Value Inquiry},
  year={1998},
  volume={32},
  pages={175-189}
}
Etude de la notion de personnalite foetale qui entre dans le debat public sur le statut moral de l'avortement. Rejetant l'objection selon laquelle la personnalite foetale est un predicat flou incoherent, l'A. defend la notion de flou qui caracterise les paradoxes sorites et montre que l'idee de personnalite entre dans cette categorie. Mais ne pouvant ni eliminer le flou du concept ni resoudre les paradoxes sorites, l'A. montre qu'une solution rationnelle au debat moral sur l'avortement requiert… Expand
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