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Utilitarianism and Other Essays (Penguin Classics)

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Synopsis:

One of the most important 19th-century schools of thought, Utilitarianism propounds the view that the value or rightness of an action rests in how well it promotes the welfare of those affected by it. This text provides the collected works of the movements founder and his greatest interpreter.

Table of Contents

Introduction

From An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation by Jeremy Bentham

From A System of Logic by J. S. Mill

"Bentham" by J. S. Mill

"Coleridge" by J. S. Mill

"Whewell on Moral Philosophy" by J. S. Mill

Utilitarianism by J. S. Mill

Further Reading

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140432725
Editor:
Ryan, Alan
With:
Bentham, Jeremy
Editor:
Ryan, Alan
Author:
Mill, John Stuart
Author:
Ryan, Alan
Author:
Bentham, Jeremy
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Location:
Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ;
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Subject:
History - 19th Century
Subject:
Addresses, essays, lectures
Subject:
Ethics, modern
Subject:
Utilitarianism
Subject:
History & Surveys - 19th Century
Subject:
Ethics, Modern -- 19th century.
Subject:
Philosophy | Ethics
Edition Description:
Revised
Series:
Penguin Classics
Series Volume:
no. 3
Publication Date:
19870831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
7.78x5.52x.86 in. .59 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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