On a Parfit-inspired account of culpability, as the psychological connections between a person’s younger self and older self weaken, the older self’s culpability for a wrong committed by the younger self diminishes. Suppose we accept this account and also accept a culpability-based upper limit on punishment severity. On this combination of views, we seem forced to conclude that...
Grant (203132/Z/16/Z). Thomas Douglas received funding from the Uehiro Foundation of Ethics and Education; Julian Savulescu’s work was funded by the Wellcome Trust grant 104848/Z/14/Z. The authors would
in each case possesses some feature or features that render it Thomas Douglas 1 To clarify, the spray has no other effect apart from extinguishing this desire. Also, we assume for the sake of
Right to Bodily Integrity and the Rehabilitation of Offenders Through Medical Interventions: A Reply to Thomas Douglas. Neuroethics this issue . 3. Barn , Gulzaar. 2016 . Medical Interventions as
animal products obtained with the use of antibiotics. Acknowledgements Research by Alberto Giubilini, Thomas Douglas, Julian Savulescu, and Hannah Maslen was supported by the Oxford Martin Programme
The dual-use problem is an ethical quandary sometimes faced by scientists and others in a position to influence the creation or dissemination of scientific knowledge. It arises when (i) an agent is considering whether to pursue some project likely to result in the creation or dissemination of scientific knowledge, (ii) that knowledge could be used in both morally desirable and...
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Thomas Douglas 0 0 T. Douglas Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford , Oxford, UK 1 ) Balliol College , Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BJ, UK It is ... interventions that has been defended by Thomas Douglas. Douglas argues that it would sometimes be permissible for individuals to directly influence their emotionsfor example, through the use of neurally active
Thomas Douglas 0 ) Balliol College, University of Oxford , Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BJ, UK Kelly Sorensen defends a model of the relationship between effort and moral worth in which the effort
cells, or 33 Ibid . 34 Thomas Douglas and Julian Savulescu, 'Using Unwanted Embryos in Research ', EMBO Reports 10 (4), 2009. 307-12. naturally-produced sperm from a fertile male, could then be screened
Thomas Douglas 0 0 T. Douglas (&) Balliol College, University of Oxford , Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BJ, UK Several authors have speculated that (1) the pharmaceutical, genetic or other
Boreal ecosystems store large quantities of carbon but are increasingly vulnerable to carbon loss due to disturbance and climate warming. The boreal region in Alaska and Canada, largely underlain by discontinuous permafrost, presents a challenging landscape for itemizing carbon sources and sinks in soil and vegetation. The roles of fire, forest succession, and the presence (or...
In several jurisdictions, sex offenders may be offered chemical castration as an alternative to further incarceration. In some, agreement to chemical castration may be made a formal condition of parole or release. In others, refusal to undergo chemical castration can increase the likelihood of further incarceration though no formal link is made between the two. Offering chemical...
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