Author: J. J. C. Smart Publisher: Cambridge University Press ISBN: 9780521098229 Size: 46.91 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: 5844 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: James Wood Bailey Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: 9780195355673 Size: 46.35 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs View: 5507 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: Jeremy Bentham Publisher: Penguin UK ISBN: 0141908211 Size: 67.95 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs View: 7065 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: Roger Crisp Publisher: Routledge ISBN: 1134837232 Size: 65.61 MB Format: PDF, Kindle View: 1414 DownloadRead Online
This book, written specifically for students coming to Mill - and perhaps philosophy - for the first time, will be an ideal guide.
Author: Katarzyna de Lazari-Radek Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: 0198728794 Size: 58.57 MB Format: PDF View: 4415 DownloadRead Online
In this Very Short Introduction Peter Singer and Katarzyna de Lazari-Radek provide an authoritative account of the nature of utilitarianism, from its nineteenth-century origins, to its justification and its varieties.
Author: James E. Crimmins Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing ISBN: 1350021695 Size: 31.56 MB Format: PDF, ePub View: 1094 DownloadRead Online
Now available in paperback, The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Utilitarianism captures the complex history and the multi-faceted character of utilitarianism, making it the first work of its kind to bring together all the various aspects of the ...