Title

Utilitarianism

Document Type

Encyclopedia Entry

Publication Date

1985

Editor(s)

Adam Kuper & Jessica Kuper

ISBN

9780710200082

Publisher

Routledge & Kegan Paul

Language

en-US

Abstract

Utilitarianism is the doctrine that decisions should promote good consequences. It is a normative theory, meant to guide conduct and to serve as the basis of sound evaluations. It does not assume that actual decisions or judgements always satisfy that standard.

This document is currently not available here.

Link to Publisher Site

Share

COinS