The sensitivity argument against child euthanasia

Geoff Keeling

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Abstract

Is there a moral difference between euthanasia for terminally ill adults and euthanasia for terminally ill children? Luc Bovens considers five arguments to this effect, and argues that each is unsuccessful. In this paper, I argue that Bovens' dismissal of the sensitivity argument is unconvincing.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)143-144
JournalJournal of Medical Ethics
Volume44
Issue number2
Early online date5 Apr 2017
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 30 Jan 2018

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