Journal of Philosophy 100 (8):403 - 415 (2003)

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Martin Peterson
Texas A&M University
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In this article, we show that total act utilitarianism can be derived from a set of axioms that are (or ought to be) acceptable for anyone subscribing to the basic ideals of consequentialism.
Keywords normative ethics
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ISBN(s) 0022-362X
DOI 10.5840/jphil2003100828
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