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The Resource Utilitarianism; for and against, [by] J. J. C. Smart [and] Bernard Williams

Utilitarianism; for and against, [by] J. J. C. Smart [and] Bernard Williams

Label
Utilitarianism; for and against
Title
Utilitarianism; for and against
Statement of responsibility
[by] J. J. C. Smart [and] Bernard Williams
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title consists of two essays on utilitarianism, written from opposite points of view, by J.J.C. Smart and Bernard Williams. In the first part of the book, Professor Smart advocates a modern and sophisticated version of classical utilitarianism
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smart, J. J. C.
Dewey number
  • 144/.6
  • 171/.5
Index
no index present
LC call number
B843
LC item number
.S6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
PerformerNote
ISBN 0 521 09822 x Pbk: £0.80
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1929-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williams, Bernard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Utilitarianism
  • Utilitarisme
  • Utilitarisme
  • Utilitarismus
Label
Utilitarianism; for and against, [by] J. J. C. Smart [and] Bernard Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [151]-155
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An outline of a system of utilitarian ethics / J. J. C. Smart: -- 1. Introductory -- 2. Act-utilitarianism and rule-utilitarianism -- 3. Hedonistic and non-hedonistic utilitarianism -- 4. Average happiness versus total happiness -- 5. Negative utilitarianism -- 6. Rightness and wrongness of actions -- 7. The place of rules in act-utilitarianism -- 8. Simple application of game-theory technique -- 9. Utilitarianism and the future -- 10. Utilitarianism and justice -- A critique of utilitarianism / Bernard Williams: -- I. Introductory -- 2. The structure of consequentialism -- 3. Negative responsibility : and two examples -- 4. Two kinds of remoter effect -- 5. Integrity -- 6. The indirect pursuit of utility -- 7. Social choice
Control code
729710
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
155 pages
Isbn
9780521202978
Lccn
73080487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)325082
Label
Utilitarianism; for and against, [by] J. J. C. Smart [and] Bernard Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [151]-155
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An outline of a system of utilitarian ethics / J. J. C. Smart: -- 1. Introductory -- 2. Act-utilitarianism and rule-utilitarianism -- 3. Hedonistic and non-hedonistic utilitarianism -- 4. Average happiness versus total happiness -- 5. Negative utilitarianism -- 6. Rightness and wrongness of actions -- 7. The place of rules in act-utilitarianism -- 8. Simple application of game-theory technique -- 9. Utilitarianism and the future -- 10. Utilitarianism and justice -- A critique of utilitarianism / Bernard Williams: -- I. Introductory -- 2. The structure of consequentialism -- 3. Negative responsibility : and two examples -- 4. Two kinds of remoter effect -- 5. Integrity -- 6. The indirect pursuit of utility -- 7. Social choice
Control code
729710
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
155 pages
Isbn
9780521202978
Lccn
73080487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)325082

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