Advantages: justifies anything! Good for making law decisions Disadvantages: happiness is subject, leaves out minorities.
Utilitarianism is an ethical theory formulated by Jeremy Bentham and expanded by J.S. Mill. This book contains four essays of Mil..
The edition of the book I have is this:
On Liberty and Other Essays (Oxford World's Classics) ed ...
Advantages: Excellent starting point on the subject Disadvantages: A mixed bag
Jeremy Bentham, father of utilitarianism, still attends board meetings at University College London, despite the fact that he has been dead for more than 200 years. That aside, this book including his and John Stuart Mill's foundations for the philosophy ...