A blog on bioethics by the director of Yale's bioethics center.
Friday, November 25, 2011
Criteria for Personhood?
Here is a lovely paper by Tim Chappell, staking out a generally more conservative position than my own on the question of whether it's legitimate to decide who's a moral "person" on the basis of psychological or other mental criteria. Nothing better for the brain than to read a smart person who's standing somewhere else....