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55 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 06 May 2007 11:47PM

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Comment author: pnrjulius 27 May 2012 03:23:43AM 0 points [-]

I guarantee you that if your children grow up reading John Stuart Mill, they will become well-rounded moral individuals (at least as well as kids who grow up hearing about Jesus and Santa).

So there; it's not even hypothetical. There are like, actual books you could read to them; On Liberty and Utilitarianism. Pretty advanced reading I suppose... maybe we should be working on children's book versions?

(Actually, as far as children's book versions of moral philosophy, you can do worse than Dr. Seuss.)