Author: Geoffrey Scarre Publisher: Psychology Press ISBN: 9780415095273 Size: 68.82 MB Format: PDF, Kindle View: 5460 DownloadRead Online
Written with undergraduates in mind, this is an ideal course book for those studying and those teaching moral philosophy.
Author: J. J. C. Smart Publisher: Cambridge University Press ISBN: 9780521098229 Size: 14.93 MB Format: PDF, Mobi View: 7692 DownloadRead Online
This book should be of interest to welfare economists, political scientists and decision-theorists. In the first part of the book Professor Smart advocates a modern and sophisticated version of classical utilitarianism.
Author: Amartya Sen Publisher: Cambridge University Press ISBN: 9780521287715 Size: 43.93 MB Format: PDF, ePub View: 7347 DownloadRead Online
Utilitarianism considered both as a theory of personal morality and a theory of public choice.
Author: Jeremy Bentham Publisher: Penguin UK ISBN: 0141908211 Size: 42.49 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs View: 3012 DownloadRead Online
The works by Bentham and Mill collected in this volume show the creation and development of a system of ethics that has had an enduring influence on moral philosophy and legislative policy.
Author: John Stuart Mill Publisher: Hackett Publishing ISBN: 9781603843973 Size: 68.86 MB Format: PDF, ePub View: 4083 DownloadRead Online
This expanded edition of John Stuart Mill’s Utilitarianism includes the text of his 1868 speech to the British House of Commons defending the use of capital punishment in cases of aggravated murder.
Author: Krister Bykvist Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing ISBN: 1441158669 Size: 25.18 MB Format: PDF View: 4643 DownloadRead Online
Geared towards the specific requirements of students who need to reach a sound understanding of utilitarianism, this book serves as an ideal companion to study of this influential and challenging of philosophical concepts.
Author: James Wood Bailey Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: 9780195355673 Size: 35.50 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: 6203 DownloadRead Online
This compelling book advances utilitarianism as the basis for a viable public philosophy, effectively rebutting the common charge that, as moral doctrine, utilitarian thought permits cruel acts, justifies unfair distribution of wealth, and ...
Author: Bart Schultz Publisher: Lexington Books ISBN: 9780739110874 Size: 10.33 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: 5826 DownloadRead Online
This volume, with contributions by leading scholars in the field, represents the first attempt to survey the full range of current scholarly controversy on how the classical utilitarians conceived of 'race' and the part it played in their ...