Consequentialism and side constraints

Nolan, Daniel (2009) Consequentialism and side constraints. Journal of Moral Philosophy, 6 1: 5-22. doi:10.1163/174552409X365900


Author Nolan, Daniel
Title Consequentialism and side constraints
Journal name Journal of Moral Philosophy   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1740-4681
1745-5243
Publication date 2009-02
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1163/174552409X365900
Volume 6
Issue 1
Start page 5
End page 22
Total pages 18
Place of publication Leiden, Netherlands
Publisher Brill
Language eng
Abstract Theories according to which pursuit of the good should be limited by absolute side constraints on action face a serious intuitive cost when it comes to considering high-stakes cases. Five options for such theories in the face of this problem are examined and found wanting.
Keyword Consequentialism
Libertarianism
Side constraints
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Non-UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collection: School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
 
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