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A defense of utilitarianism

Responsibility C.L. Sheng
Material Type Book
Publisher Lanham, Md. : University Press of America
Year c2004
Language English
Size 236 p. ; 22 cm
Abstract Sheng outlines a Unified Utilitarian Theory and defends it against common objections. In doing so, he clarifies the concepts of utility and happiness, highlights the flexible nature of morality, prese...ts a decision-theoretic approach, and considers questions of values and ends, moral values and quantitative analysis, societal value, the is/ought gap, and the like. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR ( show more


: pbk Central Library 2C_15‐21 005212006005054 倫理/E-20/652

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Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-227) and index
Authors *Sheng, Chʿing-lai, 1919-
Subjects LCSH:Utilitarianism
LCSH:Decision making -- Moral and ethical aspects  All Subject Search
Classification LCC:B843
ID 1001276797
ISBN 0761827315
NCID BA70181730
Vol : pbk ; ISBN:0761827315
Created Date 2009.09.18
Modified Date 2009.09.18

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