Ricerca Immagini Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive Altro »
Accedi
Libri Libri
" The creed which accepts as the foundation of morals, Utility, or the Greatest Happiness Principle, holds that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness, wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended... "
The Life and Letters of Paul the Apostle - Pagina 101
di Lyman Abbott - 1898 - 332 pagine
Visualizzazione completa - Informazioni su questo libro

An Introduction to Mill's Utilitarian Ethics

Henry R. West - 2004 - 216 pagine
...excerpts, and that can be misleading. For example, Mill introduces utilitarianism in the following way: "The creed which accepts as the foundation of morals....that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness, wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness" (210 [II, 2]). This formula...
Anteprima limitata - Informazioni su questo libro

John Stuart Mill: A Biography

Nicholas Capaldi - 2004 - 436 pagine
...what is right has to be defined in terms of what is good, understood in the universalizable sense. The creed which accepts as the foundation of morals,...that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness, wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended...
Anteprima limitata - Informazioni su questo libro

First Philosophy I: Values and Society: Fundamental Problems and Readings in ...

Andrew Bailey - 2004 - 340 pagine
...by doing so they can hope to contribute anything towards rescuing it from this utter degradation.17 The creed which accepts as the foundation of morals,...that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness, wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended...
Anteprima limitata - Informazioni su questo libro

Legal and Ethical Aspects of Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Perioperative ...

Stuart M. White, Timothy J. Baldwin - 2004 - 216 pagine
...and Legislation (1789)) and John Stuart Mill (Utilitarianism (1861)). Mill wrote of utilitarianism: 'The creed which accepts as the foundation of morals,...that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness, wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended...
Anteprima limitata - Informazioni su questo libro

The Philosophy of Taxation and Public Finance

Robert W. McGee - 2003 - 313 pagine
...Tightness or wrongness of the action.21 John Stuart Mill, another early exponent of utilitarianism, said: The creed which accepts as the foundation of morals...that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness; wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness.22 Henry Sidgwick, another...
Anteprima limitata - Informazioni su questo libro

What's Wrong With Liberalism?: A Radical Critique of Liberal Philosophy

Maureen Ramsay - 2004 - 288 pagine
...whose interest is considered' (Bentham, 1967, p. 126). Mill explains the principle of utility thus: The creed which accepts as the foundation of morals,...that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness, wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended...
Anteprima limitata - Informazioni su questo libro

Prolegomena to Ethics

Thomas Hill Green, David Owen Brink - 2003 - 477 pagine
...endorse both utilitarianism and hedonism about the good. The creed which accepts as the foundations of morals 'utility' or the 'greatest happiness principle'...that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness; wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended...
Anteprima limitata - Informazioni su questo libro

An Introduction to the Love of Wisdom: An Essential and Existential Approach ...

James A. Harold - 2004 - 370 pagine
...(1806-1873), one of the fathers of utilitarianism, writes, "The creed which accepts as the foundation of moral Utility, or the Greatest Happiness Principle, holds...that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness, wrong as they tend to promote the reverse of happiness. "" Thus, right and wrong...
Anteprima limitata - Informazioni su questo libro

Eight Theories of Ethics

Gordon Graham, Henry Luce III Professor of Philosophy and the Arts Gordon Graham - 2004 - 221 pagine
...one which has unfairly discredited the 'theory of utility', which he restates in the following way. the creed which accepts as the foundation of morals, Utility, or the Greatest Happiness Principle . . . that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness, wrong as they tend to...
Anteprima limitata - Informazioni su questo libro

Cities of Words

Stanley Cavell - 2005 - 458 pagine
...utilitarianism's greatest happiness principle. From "What Utilitarianism Is," chapter 2 of Mill's Utilitarianism: "The creed which accepts as the foundation of morals Utility, or the Greatest-happiness Principle, holds that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness,...
Anteprima limitata - Informazioni su questo libro




  1. Biblioteca personale
  2. Guida
  3. Ricerca Libri avanzata
  4. Scarica ePub
  5. Scarica PDF