(Text as at 12/08/2007 10:17:46)
The strict consequentialist view defines an action or strategy as right if it has the highest probability of maximising the good. That is, if the action is expected to lead to the greatest sum of good for those capable of being influenced by it (including the agent himself).
|Note last updated||Reference for this Topic||Parent Topic|
|12/08/2007 10:17:46||510 (Consequentialism - Maximisation)||Non-theistic Ethics - Consequentialism|
|Non-theistic Ethics - Consequentialism|
To access information, click on one of the links in the table above.
|© Theo Todman, June 2007 - May 2018.||Please address any comments on this page to firstname.lastname@example.org.||File output: |
Website Maintenance Dashboard
|Return to Top of this Page||Return to Theo Todman's Philosophy Page||Return to Theo Todman's Home Page|