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The Case against Death by Ingemar Patrick Linden
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The Case against Death by Ingemar Patrick Linden
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Feb 01, 2022 | ISBN 9780262543163

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Table Of Contents

Acknowledgments xi
1 The Case against Death 1
2 The Cast against Aging 23
3 Death Is Harmless 39
4 Life Is Overrated 59
5 Death Is Natural and Therefore Good 77
6 It Would Be Boring to Live Longer 95
7 We Need a Deadline 113
8 Mortality, Character, Virtue, and Moral Excellence 133
9 Death Is the Mother of Beauty 139
10 Death Saves Us from Overpopulation 149
11 Death Saves Us from Social Consequences Worse Than Death 171
12 The State of the Debate and a Concluding Dialogue Concerning the Badness of Human Mortality 199
Notes 209
Bibliography 239
Index 253

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