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Unformatted text preview: o Buffer against famine o Given for political reasons o As part of solution to chronic hunger and malnutrition among poor, simple food aid is counterproductive Lifeboat Ethics-Garret Hardin, biologist o A number of lifeboats in the sea after a ship has sunk o Some lifeboats – crowded; some have spaces for more people o People in crowded boats falling overboard o Should people in the uncrowded boats take on more people?...
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This note was uploaded on 12/05/2010 for the course MATH 1Z04 taught by Professor Childs during the Spring '08 term at McMaster University.
- Spring '08