Utilitarianism and Co-Operation

Oxford University Press (1980)
The author identifies and defines the features of traditional utilitarian theories which account for their appeal, demonstrates that no theory which is "exclusively act-oriented" can have all the properties that ultilitarians have attempted to build into their theories, and develops a new theory "co-operative utilitarianism", which is radically different than traditional theories.
Keywords Utilitarianism  Cooperation
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Call number B843.R43
ISBN(s) 0198246099  
DOI 10.2307/2219173
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