By Nikil Mukerji

This book argues that critics of consequentialism haven't been in a position to make a profitable and finished case against all types of consequentialism simply because they've been utilizing the inaccurate technique. this system is dependent upon the an important assumption that consequentialist theories proportion a defining attribute. this article translates consequentialism, as an alternative, as a kinfolk resemblance time period. On that foundation, it argues rather an goals declare, viz. that every one models of consequentialism may still be rejected, together with those who were created in line with traditional criticisms. The e-book covers a couple of vintage topics in normative ethics, metaethics and, fairly, ethical methodology and in addition touches upon convinced facets of experimental ethical philosophy. it truly is written in transparent language and is analytic in its argumentative type. As such, the booklet should still attract scholars, graduate scholars in addition to expert teachers with an interest in analytic ethical philosophy.

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