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Support for Utilitarianism

Author: Megan Welle

Identify common arguments in support of utilitarianism

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Notes on "Support for Utilitarianism"


(00:00 - 00:41) Introduction

(00:42 – 01:13) Basis on Empirical Data

(01:14 – 02:28) The Focus on Group Happiness

(02:29 – 03:07) The Focus on Future Generations

(03:08 – 03:51) Usefulness for Legal Systems 

(03:52 – 04:35) Ethics in Action: Segregation of Schools

(04:36 – 05:34) Summary