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Huemer's Argument for Non-Egalitarianism

Source: Michael Huemer
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  1An equal distribution of welfare across an individual's life is not intrinsically valuable (i.e. it does not make their life better)
2Worlds 1 and 2 have equal value(from 1)
  3The value of a state of affairs supervenes on its non-evaluative properties
4Worlds 2a and 3a have equal value(from 3)
5Worlds 3a and 3b have equal value(from 3)
6Worlds 2a and 2b have equal value(from 3)
7Worlds 2a and 2b have equal value(from 3)
8Worlds 2b and 3b have equal value(from 4, 5, 6 and 7)
9The summed value of World 2a and World 2b equals that of World 3a and World 3b(from 4 and 8)
10Worlds 2 and 3 have equal value(from 9)
11Worlds 1 and 3 have equal value(from 2 and 10)
  12If equal welfare were intrinsically valuable, Worlds 1 and 3 would not have equal value
13Equal welfare is not intrinsically valuable(from 11 and 12)