1. R. Juha (2006). Pogge on Global Poverty. Journal of Global Ethics 2 (1):111 – 118.
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  2. R. Juha (2004). The Self-Fulfilling Prophecies and Global Inequality. Philosophy and Geography 7 (2):193 – 200.
    In this paper I will discuss the causes of global inequality. I will argue that there may be other important reasons for poverty than Western selfishness. Further, I will claim that most Western people believe that for one reason or another it is practically impossible to eradicate poverty, and that this shared belief itself may be a cause for why it is practically impossible to eradicate it in the near future. The question is about an unfortunate self-fulfilling prophecy. In my (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  3. R. Juha (2001). Coercive Population Policies, Procreative Freedom, and Morality. Philosophy and Geography 4 (1):67 – 77.
    I shall briefly evaluate the common claim that ethically acceptable population policies must let individuals to decide freely on the number of their children. I shall ask, first, what exactly is the relation between population policies that we find intuitively appealing, on the one hand, and population policies that maximize procreative freedom, on the other, and second, what is the relation between population policies that we tend to reject on moral grounds, on the one hand, and population policies that use (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation