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Does utilitarianism need a rethink? Review of Louis Narens and Brian Skyrms' The Pursuit of Happiness: The pursuit of happiness: philosophical and psychological foundations of utility, by Louis Narens and Brian Skyrms, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2020, 208 pp., £25 (hardback), ISBN:9780198856450

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Economic Methodology. Sep2022, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p256-261. 6p.

Abstract: Instead of defending a thesis from beginning to end, Narens and Skyrms provide us with an elegant historical tale of the original ambitions Bentham had for the utilitarian project and how this vision came subsequently to be replaced. As Narens and Skyr...

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Linear and Utilitarian Choice Functions: Revisiting Myerson's Theorem.

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Source(s): Mathematics of Operations Research. May2022, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p989-994. 6p.

Abstract: Myerson proved that every linear and weakly Paretian choice function is utilitarian. We revisit his model and result for the two-person case and supplement it with an "only if" direction. That is, we characterize the class of linear and weakly Paretian...

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كاسات النفعية والتسليع على البحث الرتبوي: دراسة تقييمية من منظور إسالمي ملخص الدراسة: هدفت الدراسة إىل: توضيح انعكاسات النفعية على البحث العل.

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Source(s): Al-Andalus journal for Humanities & Social Sciences. Jul-Sep2022, Vol. 9 Issue 60, p236-256. 21p.

Abstract: هدفت الدراسة إىل: توضيح انعكاسات النفعية على البحث العلمي، وبيان منظور الرتبية اإلسالمية للنفعية يف البحث العلمي، وتوضيح انعكاسات التسليع على البحث العلمي، وبيان منظور الرتبية اإلسالمية للتسليع يف البحث العلمي، أوضحت النتائج أن النفعيني يتفقون على أن ا...

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Humans, animals, and the world we share.

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Source(s): Philosophy & Phenomenological Research. Jul2022, Vol. 105 Issue 1, p220-229. 10p.

Abstract: The article presents the discussion on utilitarians dominating the discussion of animal ethics. Topics include regarding as one of the most anthropocentric moral philosophers at least in the corner of the universe where human beings being the only crea...

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Making Money Amnesiac: The 1882 Making of Modern Negotiability in the United Kingdom.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Capitalism: A Journal of History & Economics. Winter2022, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p160-190. 32p.

Abstract: The article reports that utilitarian conflation of money's functions and intrinsic characteristics represents a veritable challenge for analyzing the microcosms of capitalism with the parts and pieces that make up the dynamics of economic systems. Topi...

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COMMENTS AND CRITICISM FORMULATING MORAL ERROR THEORY.

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Source(s): Journal of Philosophy. May2022, Vol. 119 Issue 5, p279-288. 10p.

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Abstract: The article presents the discussion on incorporating standard deontic semantics extending by supposing the ordinary uses communicating the distinctive claim capturing the demands of utilitarianism.

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Two Ways of Looking at a Printed Book.

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Source(s): Modern Law Review. May2022, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p697-725. 29p.

Abstract: This article revisits a recent debate in copyright scholarship surrounding the dominant utilitarian‐proprietary approach to copyright and its limits as identified by three readers of Immanuel Kant's 1785 essay, 'On the Wrongfulness of Reprinting'. It i...

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Impartial Evaluation under Ambiguity.

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Source(s): Ethics. Apr2022, Vol. 132 Issue 3, p541-569. 29p.

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Abstract: How should an impartial social observer judge distributions of well-being across different individuals when there is uncertainty regarding the state of the world? I explore this question by imposing very weak conditions of rationality and benevolent sy...

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One or Two Roots ? Yi Zhi and the Dilemma of Practical Reason.

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Source(s): Religions; Oct2022, Vol. 13 Issue 10, pN.PAG-N.PAG, 13p

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Abstract: Copyright of Religions is the property of MDPI and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or email articles for i...

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Sufficiency and Sustainability: Conceptual Analysis and Ethical Considerations for Sustainable Organisation.

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Source(s): Environmental Values; Oct2022, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p599-618, 20p

Abstract: Copyright of Environmental Values is the property of White Horse Press and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download,...

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