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The works of Jeremy Bentham published under the superintendence of his executor, John Bowring. by Jeremy Bentham

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Published by William Tait in Edinburgh .
Written in English

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ContributionsBowring, John, Sir.
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Open LibraryOL13912189M

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Jeremy Bentham was born in London, on February 15, , the son of an attorney. He was admitted to Queen's College, Oxford, at age 12 and graduated in He had his master's degree by and passed the bar exam in Jeremy Bentham, English philosopher, economist, and theoretical jurist, the earliest and chief expounder of utilitarianism, which states that an action is right if it tends to promote happiness and wrong if it tends to produce the reverse of happiness. Learn more about Bentham in this article. Jeremy Bentham (/ ˈ b ɛ n θ ə m /; 15 February [O.S. 4 February ] – 6 June ) was an English philosopher, jurist, and social reformer regarded as the founder of modern utilitarianism.. Bentham defined as the "fundamental axiom" of his philosophy the principle that "it is the greatest happiness of the greatest number that is the measure of right and wrong."Education: The Queen's College, Oxford (BA ; MA . Collected Works of Jeremy Bentham Kindle Edition by The Works of Jean-Jacques Rousseau: The Social Contract, Confessions, Emile, and Other Essays (Halcyon Classics) Jean-Jacques Rousseau. out of 5 stars Kindle $

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