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Sidgwick and contemporary utilitarianism

Author: Mariko Nakano-Okuno
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A rare academic study on what John Rawls, Peter Singer and Derek Parfit acknowledge as the finest book in ethics - The Methods of Ethics. With a rather shocking conclusion that 'none of us can match  Read more...

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Named Person: Henry Sidgwick; Henry Sidgwick; Henry Sidgwick; Henry Sidgwick
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mariko Nakano-Okuno
ISBN: 9780230321786 023032178X
OCLC Number: 724657116
Description: xv, 270 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Sidgwick's theory of ethics --
The scope of ethics --
An overview of The methods of ethics --
Three methods, intuition, and commonsense --
Meta-ethical analyses --
Testing the significance of apparent truths --
The three fundamental principles --
Philosophical foundations of utilitarianism --
A reexamination of contemporary utilitarianism --
An approach not appealing to moral intuition --
A reappraisal of hedonism --
Interpersonal comparison and maximization --
Reconciling the dualism of practical reason.
Other Titles: Sidgwick to gendai kourishugi.
Responsibility: Mariko Nakano-Okuno.

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