Ethics and Public Policy: A Philosophical Inquiry

Ethics and Public Policy: A Philosophical Inquiry

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Train crashes cause, on average, a handful of deaths each year in the UK. Technologies exist that would save the lives of some of those who die. Yet these technical innovations would cost hundreds of millions of pounds. Should we spend the money? How can we decide how to trade off life against financial cost? Such dilemmas make public policy is a battlefield of values, yet all too often we let technical experts decide the issues for us. Can philosophy help us make… (more)

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Publisher: Routledge (May 25, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

File size: 528 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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