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1. Explain the difference between quantitative and qualitative hedonism. Why does Mill believe Benthams view is inadequate? Is Mill right about Benthams view? If so, why? If not, why not? Quantitative hedonism is a theory that all pleasures have equal intrinsic goodness in quantity, intensity, and duration. Bentham's quantitative hedonism states that a higher quantity or duration of pleasures determines its value. As simple and as basic that this analogy is, you could compare your enjoyment of eating one bowl of ice cream to eating four bowls of ice cream. Since your quantity and duration was increased with four bowls, it would be considered ... View Full Document

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