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Flashcards in Bentham & Foucault Deck (6):
1

what is utilitarianism

the greatest happiness for the greatest good, the formula for happiness, felicific calculus

2

what is the aim of an action

to advance the good

3

how can an unjust action be justified

by its consequences

4

what is consequentialism

the consequences of an action are the ultimate basis for judging whether an action is wrong or right

5

what is descending individualism

we're being watched as individuals

6

what is ascending individualism

we're being watched as a mass