Utilitarianism

Utilitarianism

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by John Stuart Mill
     
 

ISBN-10: 1463564945

ISBN-13: 9781463564940

Pub. Date: 06/01/2011

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

In this work of moral philosophy, John Stuart Mill defends the view that all human action should produce the greatest happiness overall, and that happiness itself is to be understood as consisting in higher and lower pleasures.  See more details below

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In this work of moral philosophy, John Stuart Mill defends the view that all human action should produce the greatest happiness overall, and that happiness itself is to be understood as consisting in higher and lower pleasures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781463564940
Publisher:
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication date:
06/01/2011
Pages:
68
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.14(d)

Table of Contents

1. General remarks; 2. What utilitarianism is; 3. Of the ultimate sanction of the principle of utility; 4. Of that sort of proof the principle of utility is susceptible; 5. Of the connexion between justice and utility.

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Utilitarianism 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
John-Michael-Rea More than 1 year ago
Quite simply put, Utilitarianism looks at ethics from an objective, rational standpoint. It ounlines the goal of morality, then shows how its principle best achieves that goal. Brilliant.