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How should utilitarians think about the future?
(2017) - Journal article,
Utilitarians must think collectively about the future because many contemporary moral issues require collective responses to avoid possible future harms. But current rule utilitarianism does not accommodate the distant ...
Corporate agency and possible futures
(2018-05-03) - Journal article,
We need an account of corporate agency that is temporally robust – one that will help future people to cope with challenges posed by corporate groups in a range of credible futures. In particular, we need to bequeath moral ...
Answering to future people : responsibility for climate change in a breaking world
(2018-08) - Journal article,
Our everyday notions of responsibility are often driven by our need to justify ourselves to specific others – especially those we harm, wrong, or otherwise affect. One challenge for contemporary ethics is to extend this ...