The Unabomber's Ethics

  title={The Unabomber's Ethics},
  author={Ole Martin Moen},
  journal={Medical-Legal Studies eJournal},
  • Ole Martin Moen
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine, Political Science
  • Medical-Legal Studies eJournal
In this paper, I present and criticize Ted Kaczynski's ("The Unabomber") theory that industrialization has been terrible for humanity, and that we should use any means necessary, including violent means, to induce a return to pre-industrial ways of living. Although Kaczynski's manifesto, Industrial society and its future, has become widely known, his ideas have never before been subject to careful philosophical criticism. In this paper I show how Kaczynski's arguments rely on a number of highly… Expand


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