The Debate Over Utilitarianism

The Resiliance of the Theory

Classical Utilitarianism

Widespread Acceptance

What is Happiness? (Is Pleasure the Only Thing that Matters?)

Happiness & Hedonism

Contemporary Utilitiarism

Are Consequences All That Matter?

What of Justice?

What about Rights?

Diagnosis of the Source of these difficulties

The Defense of Utilitarianism

First line: point up the flaws in the calculations in the examples

Second line: Rule Utilitarianism

Third line: "So what?" (biting the bullet)

What is Correct and Incorrect in Utilitarianism

What's Correct

What's Incorrect