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Bentham, Jeremy 1748-1832

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Works: 1,919 works in 7,423 publications in 6 languages and 126,607 library holdings
Genres: History  Portraits  Biography  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other, Printer, Contributor, Dedicatee, Recipient, Bibliographic antecedent, Former owner
Classifications: B1574.B33, 192
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An introduction to the principles of morals and legislation by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
264 editions published between 1789 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,927 libraries worldwide
"A reprint of the edition of 1823, which contains the author's final corrections." "Selected bibliography": pages xvii-xix
The theory of legislation by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
130 editions published between 1864 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,559 libraries worldwide
"Whatever may be thought of the Principle of Utility, when considered as the foundation of morals, no one now-a-days will undertake to deny that it is the only safe rule of legislation. To establish and illustrate this proposition, and to show how it ought to be, and might be carried into practice, was the aim and end of Bentham's life and writings"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2006 APA, all rights reserved)
A fragment on government by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
103 editions published between 1823 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,350 libraries worldwide
This volume makes available one of the central texts in the development of utilitarian tradition, in the authoritative 1977 edition prepared by Professors Burns and Hart as part of Bentham's Collected Works. Certain that history was on his side, Bentham sought to rid the world of the hideous mess wrought by legal obfuscation and confusion, and to transform politics into a rational, scientific activity, premised on the fundamental axiom that "it is the greatest happiness of the greatest number that is the measure of right and wrong
Bentham's Theory of fictions by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
39 editions published between 1932 and 2001 in English and French and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Traités de législation civile et pénale by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
81 editions published between 1802 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 564 libraries worldwide
First principles preparatory to constitutional code by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Deontology ; together with A table of the springs of action ; and the Article on Utilitarianism by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
35 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 libraries worldwide
Rationale of judicial evidence, specially applied to English practice by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
30 editions published between 1827 and 1995 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Legislator of the world : writings on codification, law, and education by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and German and held by 429 libraries worldwide
Bentham's central concern during the 1810s and 1820s was with the codification of the law. Rejecting both the common law and the historical approach to codification, he argued that a code of law should be based on a rigorous logical analysis of the categories of human action, and that each enactment should be followed by the reasons which justified it. Such an "all-comprehensive" code containing an interwoven rationale would signal a new era in legislation. Once one state had adopted such a code, other states would be obliged to follow its example, and Bentham would become in effect "legislator of the world"
Colonies, commerce, and constitutional law : Rid yourselves of Ultramaria and other writings on Spain and Spanish America by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Benthamiana, or, Select extracts from the works of Jeremy Bentham : with an outline of his opinions on the principal subjects discussed in his works by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
41 editions published between 1843 and 2016 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Official aptitude maximized, expense minimized by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Défense de l'usure, ou, Lettres sur les inconvénients des lois qui fixent le taux de l'intérêt de l'argent by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
78 editions published between 1787 and 2012 in English and French and held by 306 libraries worldwide
This 18th-century work by British philosopher and founder of utilitarianism Jeremy Bentham began as a series of 13 "letters" addressed to Scottish economist Adam Smith. Usury—the practice of charging interest on loans—was outlawed in Britain based on certain passages in the Christian Old Testament. Bentham argued that interest could, in fact, generate positive social benefits. His arguments were very influential and led to the gradual abolishment of restrictions on usury. G.K. Chesterton identified Bentham's essay on usury as the very beginning of the "modern world." There is little evidence as to Smith's reaction
Constitutional code by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
13 editions published between 1841 and 2013 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
The works of Jeremy Bentham by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
25 editions published between 1838 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Bentham and the ethics of today by David Baumgardt( Book )
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
On Bentham and Coleridge by John Stuart Mill( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1980 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Jeremy Bentham; his life and work by Charles Milner Atkinson( Book )
2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
This sketch of his life and work has been published in the hope that it may induce some readers to seek a closer acquaintance with his writings
Bentham by Ross Harrison( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in Undetermined and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Literaturverz. S. 278 - 281
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Beauchamp, Philip

Beauchamp, Philip
Bentam.
Bentam 1748-1832
Bentam, Dz︠h︡eremi 1748-1832
Bentam, Ieremëía 1748-1832
Bentam, Ieremi︠a︡ 1748-1832
Bentam, Ieremija 1748-1832
Bentam Iyeremiya
Bentam, Jeremiâ.
Bentam, Jeremía 1748-1832
Bentems, Džeremijs 1748-1832
Bentham.
Bentham 1748-1832
Bentham, Geremia 1748-1832
Bentham, J.
Bentham, Jeremi.
Bentham, Jeremias.
Bentham, Jeremías 1748-1832
Bentham Jérémie
Bentham Jérémie 1748-1832
Bentham Jeremy
Benthamos, Hieremias 1748-1832
Bianqin 1748-1832
Ceremi Bentam
Džeremijs Bentems
Ieremias Bentham
Jeremi Bensamu
Jeremy Bentham angielski filozof, prawnik i ekonomista
Jeremy Bentham Brits filosoof
Jeremy Bentham britský právní teoretik, filosof a společenský reformátor
Jeremy Bentham englantilainen valistusfilosofi
Jeremy Bentham englischer Philosoph und Sozialreformer
Jeremy Bentham escritor y filósofo inglés
Jeremy Bentham filosofo e giurista inglese
Jeremy Bentham philosophe, moraliste et législateur anglais
Mahtneb Jérémie 1748-1832
Nichijiji Bensamu
Smith, Gamaliel
Τζέρεμι Μπένθαμ
Бентам
Бентам Д
Бентам Д. 1748-1832
Бентам, Джереми
Бентам Иеремия
Бентам, Иеремия 1748-1832
Джереми Бентъм
Джеремі Бентам
Иеремия Бентам английский философ, социолог, юрист
Џереми Бентам
Ջերեմի Բենթամ
ג'רמי בנת'ם
ג'רמי בנת'ם סופר בריטי
جرمی بنتام اقتصاددان، نویسنده، و فیلسوف بریتانیایی
جيرمي بنثام
جيرمي بنثام محامي من المملكة المتحدة
जेरेमी बेन्थम
জেরেমি বেন্থাম
ਜੈਰਮੀ ਬੈਂਥਮ
ஜெரமி பெந்தாம்
ജെറേമി ബെൻതാം
იერემია ბენტამი
იერემია ბენტამი ინგლისელი სამართლისმცოდნე, სოციოლოგი და ფილოსოფოსი
벤담, 제러미 1748-1832
벤담, 제레미 1748-1832
제러미 벤담
ጄረሚ ቤንታም
ジェレミー ベンサム
ニチジジ ベンサム
ベヌサム
ベヌザム, ゼ
ベンサム
ベンサム, ジェレミー
ベンサム, ゼルミー
ベンタム
ベンタム, J
便撒謨
杰里米·边沁
吉米・边沁
賓雑吾
日耳爾便撤謨
邊沁 1748-1832
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