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James Mahon
Lehman College (CUNY)
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In this article Judith Jarvis Thomson's Good Samaritan Argument in defense of abortion in the case of rape is defended from two objections: the Kill vs. Let Die Objection, and the Intend to Kill vs. Merely Foresee Death Objection. The article concludes that these defenses do not defend Thomson from further objections from Peter Singer and David Oderberg.
Keywords Kill vs. Let Die  Intend vs. Foresee  abortion  Judith Jarvis Thomson  Good Samaritan  David Boonin  Peter Singer  David Oderberg  Rape  Trolley Problem
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Abortion and the Right to Not Be Pregnant.James Mahon - 2016 - In Allyn Fives & Keith Breen (eds.), Philosophy and Political Engagement: Reflection in the Public Sphere. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan. pp. 57-77.

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