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Is it ethical to save a child over an adult?
It is ethical to save a child over an adult.
Children have not yet defined their personality.
If we have a moral duty to save life, then with all else being equal, the best choice is the one that maximizes the amount of life saved.
In case the adult lived, they could live on with regret over surviving a child.
Adults are faster to produce new children.
An adult's death would affect in a more concrete way, a much bigger number of people.
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