Social choice and normative population theory: A person affecting solution to parfit's mere addition paradox

  title={Social choice and normative population theory: A person affecting solution to parfit's mere addition paradox},
  author={Clark Wolf},
  journal={Philosophical Studies},
  • C. Wolf
  • Published 1 March 1996
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophical Studies
L'A. defend la plausibilite d'une conception consequentialiste de la theorie normative de la population qui rendrait compte des implications de nos choix genesiques et des politiques sociales sur la croissance de la population. L'A. tente de resoudre le paradoxe de la simple addition souleve par D. Parfit par l'introduction du principe (utilitariste) de l'affect de la personne 
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