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Published: 17 October 2019

222 Pages


ISBN: 9780198842101

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Dead Wrong

The Ethics of Posthumous Harm

David Boonin

  • Explains the puzzle and significance of posthumous harm
  • Raises questions about our obligations to the dead
  • Deals with a range of issues, from the posthumous publication of private documents to the damage of grave sites
  • Engages with debates about the nature of human well-being among the living
  • Discussion the implications for concrete issues like posthumous organ and gamete removal