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Moral reasoning in disaster scenarios

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  • Competing interests None declared.

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  • iKodama reports that tragic deaths in attempted rescues were not uncommon during the tsunami of March 2011.1

  • iiThese moral theories are examples only. I take no stance on whether morality actually possesses this dual character, or what the true moral theory or theories might be.

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