• Broome on Moral Goodness and Population Ethics 

    Vallentyne, Peter (Wiley-Blackwell, 2009)
    In an earlier book, Weighing Goods , John Broome gave a sophisticated defense of utilitarianism for the cases involving a fixed population. In the present book, Weighing Lives, he extends this defense to variable population ...
  • Teleology, Consequentialism, and the Past 

    Vallentyne, Peter (Spring Verlag, 1988)
    Act teleological theories are theories that judge an action permissible just in case its outcome is maximally good. It is usually assumed that act teleological theories cannot be past-regarding, i.e., make the permissibility ...