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Unformatted text preview: The reason Rachels tells us the stories about Smith and Jones is because they are two very similar stories with the one difference being the persons role in the death. With these stories Rachels is trying to show us that even though Smith was directly involved in the death and Jones just watched it we feel that they both did something equally wrong and immoral. This can be used as a comparison between active and passive euthanasia....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PHIL 101 taught by Professor Lebowitz during the Fall '07 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Fall '07