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Studies in social, political, and legal philosophy.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-137) and index.
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Disaster planning : is saving the greatest number best? Lifeboat ethics and disaster : should we blow up the fat man? Virtues for disaster : Mitch Rapp and Ernest Shackleton The social contract : Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, and Art Spiegelman Public policy : Snakes on a plane, fire in the Pentagon, and disaster rights The disadvantaged in disaster : Hurricane Katrina A code of ethics for disaster, its implications, and the water crisis Moral versus monetary values of human life.