Ideal and Nonideal Moral Theory for Disaster Bioethics
O’Mathúna, D. (2016). Ideal and Nonideal Moral Theory for Disaster Bioethics. Human Affairs. 26(1): 8-17.
This paper discusses nonideal moral theory and its application to bioethics in disaster situations. This approach “views moral dilemmas as situations where no choice is ideal and every option involves some element of unavoidable wrongdoing.”