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  • Utilitarianism and Kantian Ethics

    Utilitarianism and Kantian Ethics

    Utilitarianism and Kantian Ethics Ethics is ...

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    Essay Length: 1,240 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 11, 2009 By: Bred
  • Mill's Utilitarianism

    Mill's Utilitarianism

    Mill's Utilitarianism When faced with a moral dilemma, utilitarianism identifies the appropriate considerations, but offers no realistic way to gather the necessary information to make the required calculations. This lack of information is a problem ...

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    Essay Length: 1,331 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Andrew
  • Utilitarianism and Kantian Ethics

    Utilitarianism and Kantian Ethics

    Utilitarianism and Kantian Ethics Ethics is ...

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    Essay Length: 1,240 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: Yan
  • Utilitarian Vs. Kantian

    Utilitarian Vs. Kantian

    ... good outline for a paper on utilitarian and Kantian ethical theories. With ...

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    Essay Length: 1,231 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 14, 2009 By: Fatih
  • Utilitarianism in “the Metamorphosis” by Franz Kafka

    Utilitarianism in “the Metamorphosis” by Franz Kafka

    What if, one day, this person is crossing the street on his way to work and a speeding car hit him. Due to the impact, he loses consciousness. The next day he wakes up in the hospital and is paralyzed. What would this man’s first thought be? Of course, he ...

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    Essay Length: 258 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 16, 2009 By: Janna
  • Utilitarian - Are Consequences the only Thing to Consider?

    Utilitarian - Are Consequences the only Thing to Consider?

    ... will challenge them with. The Utilitarian theory looks at the

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    Essay Length: 2,386 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: November 19, 2009 By: Bred
  • Normative Ethics: Utilitarianism and Deontology

    Normative Ethics: Utilitarianism and Deontology

    Running head: Normative Ethics: Utilitarianism and Deontology Normative Ethics: Utilitarianism Deontology Ethics are a personal set ...

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    Essay Length: 1,353 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: November 20, 2009 By: Fonta
  • Utilitarianism and the Lonesome Stranger

    Utilitarianism and the Lonesome Stranger

    Utilitarianism and the Lonesome Stranger Utilitarianism is the ethical theory that believes one should do what will promote the greatest utility for as many people as possible, that utility is often considered to be happiness or pleasure. There are ...

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    Essay Length: 962 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 23, 2009 By: Top
  • Critical Evaluation Singer’s Utilitarian Defence of Humane Treatment of Animals.

    Critical Evaluation Singer’s Utilitarian Defence of Humane Treatment of Animals.

    I find that Singer's views to justify the obligation to be a vegetarian and to treat animals in a more humane manner a convincing argument; however, his views do not advocate animal rights in particular. This essay will discuss his Utilitarian ...

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    Essay Length: 560 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 25, 2009 By: Steve
  • Utilitarianism Stuart Vs Mill

    Utilitarianism Stuart Vs Mill

    One of the major players in ethical theories has long been the concept of utilitarianism. Utilitarianism states that in general the ethical rightness or wrongness of an action is directly related to the utility of that action. Utility is more specifically ...

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    Essay Length: 1,015 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 29, 2009 By: July
  • Literary Merit

    Literary Merit

    Literary Merit. While the process of establishing literary merit is difficult, it is the only method currently available to separate work that has significant cultural value from work that is ephemeral and essentially worthless. A work is said to have ...

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    Essay Length: 328 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 5, 2009 By: Top
  • Critique of Bentham’s Quantitative Utilitarianism

    Critique of Bentham’s Quantitative Utilitarianism

    Over time, the actions of mankind have been the victim of two vague labels, right and wrong. The criteria for these labels are not clearly defined, but they still seem to be the standard by which the actions of man are judged. There are some people that ...

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    Essay Length: 686 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 13, 2009 By: Wendy
  • Utilitarianism & Shopenhauer on Abortion

    Utilitarianism & Shopenhauer on Abortion

    ... other hand is a well known Utilitarian author. While Jane spends a couple ...

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    Essay Length: 2,586 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: December 14, 2009 By: Artur
  • Fuzzy Pathetic Loving "ass"

    Fuzzy Pathetic Loving "ass"

    Fuzzy Pathetic Loving “Ass” A Midsummer Night’s Dream, by William ...

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    Essay Length: 1,077 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 14, 2009 By: Jessica
  • Utilitarianism

    Utilitarianism

    Utilitarianism In general, the philosophical idea of utilitarianism refers to the idea that choices or decisions should be based on maximizing positive consequences, that is produce the most good for the most people given equal consideration all involved. ...

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    Essay Length: 784 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 17, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Utilitarianism

    Utilitarianism

    [edit] Utilitarianism Utilitarian arguments for the death penalty generally focus on its deterrence effect; that is, people commit fewer murders because they fear being punished with the death penalty (See #Deterrence, prevention, and economics section in ...

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    Essay Length: 289 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 19, 2009 By: Yan
  • Assess Utilitarianism

    Assess Utilitarianism

    Utilitarianism, a form of consequentialism, is a philosophy that advocates mass pleasure for the majority. Although some utilitarian theories seek to maximise pleasurable consequences, (Hedonistic Utilitarianism, Act Utilitarianism), others seek to ...

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    Essay Length: 1,403 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Mike
  • Introduction to Accounting, Ass. 1

    Introduction to Accounting, Ass. 1

    Assignment One, Introduction to Accounts P1, L.Barker BCOT Business & Leisure Basingstoke RG21 6YG Mr. B Partton Bob’s Builders Ltd Manor industrial park Basingstoke RG22 9IU Cc: Ms. T Keey Tina’s Hair Salon 54 The High Street Basingstoke RG22 5KJ ...

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    Essay Length: 404 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: regina
  • Utilitarianism and Animal Rights

    Utilitarianism and Animal Rights

    Animal Rights Throughout history morality has been a topic of intense debate. Innumerable thinkers have devoted immense amounts of time and energy to the formulation of various ethical theories intended to assist humans in their daily lives. These ...

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    Essay Length: 514 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 2, 2010 By: July
  • Asses the United Kingdom's Reasons for Supporting the United States over the Invasion of Iraq in 2003

    Asses the United Kingdom's Reasons for Supporting the United States over the Invasion of Iraq in 2003

    �Asses the United Kingdom’s reasons for ...

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    Essay Length: 1,433 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: January 6, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • Flaws with Utilitarianism

    Flaws with Utilitarianism

    Among the most glaring problems that I see with Utilitarianism is its inclusion of animals under the umbrella that blankets this theory. It seems irrefutable that there exists an inordinate number of cases where the consequence that is against the best ...

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    Essay Length: 655 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2010 By: Tommy
  • Utilitarianism or God, Do We Have to Choose?

    Utilitarianism or God, Do We Have to Choose?

    Utilitarianism or God, do we have to choose? During many years that question is being formulated and many scholars had a very difficult time to decide if it was possible to follow God’s will and the principle of utility maximization. The principle of ...

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    Essay Length: 1,530 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: January 11, 2010 By: Yan
  • Asses the Positions of Sandy, Len and Starburst Electronics

    Asses the Positions of Sandy, Len and Starburst Electronics

    ... of this assignment is to asses the positions of Sandy, Len ...

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    Essay Length: 460 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 12, 2010 By: David
  • Merit Pay

    Merit Pay

    Merit Pay Shortly following World War I, school administrators instituted the principles outlined by Frederick Taylor’s Scientific Management which made school environments more rigorous, efficient, and businesslike. These steps were taken to assure a ...

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    Essay Length: 1,895 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: January 15, 2010 By: Mike
  • The Utilitarian Approach

    The Utilitarian Approach

    University of Nebraska at Lincoln Professor Sobel Philosophy 106 The Utilitarian Approach What is morally right, and what is morally wrong? Different ethical theorists have a wide variety of definitions to this question. Although it wasn't until the ...

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    Essay Length: 350 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 1, 2010 By: Top

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