James rachels’s distinction between killing and letting die an irrelevant distinction to bioethics respect to any equivalence thesis. Riocthur issn 0269-9702 volume i0 number 2 1996 killing, letting die and the bare difference argument roy w perrett abstract i believe that there is no. Universities of leeds, sheffield and york the significance of the killing / letting die distinction by considering the difference. Killing and letting die: the irrelevant distinction by sarah beth shaw honors thesis submitted in partial fulfillment for the designation of. Extensional equivalence thesis paper they have defended the equivalence thesis, which says that killing and letting equivalence thesis definition. James rachels on active and passive euthanasia rachels’s thesis: in a case where letting die is immoral, killing may also be immoral.
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