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Unformatted text preview: do that. They merely receive and experience the world. o Warren argues that fetuses do not pass any of these requirements. o The problem with Warrens argument is that newborn babies do not pass any of these tests either. o What of infanticide? Although newborn babies are not human beings by her definition, she says that there is a better option: adoption. a Lets say Siegmann was in possession of a famous Da Vinci painting, but over time, he got sick of it, so he decides that hes going to light a match & burn it. However, his friend stops saying, You may not want it. But other people do. (or it may not be valuable to you, but its valuable to other people.). a She applies the same idea to abortion. Its not morally wrong but its not the best thing to do....
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This note was uploaded on 09/30/2011 for the course PHILOSOPHY PHI2600 taught by Professor Siegmann during the Spring '11 term at FIU.
- Spring '11