Unformatted text preview: forces people to take an outside look at their problems and attempt to do what will provide the greatest good. The primary texts that I will use to answer this question will be the texts referencing utilitarianism. An example of this comes from the story of Omelas talking about how one child was forced to suffer for the good of the entire society. I will also talk about Williams’ response to utilitarianism and why I believe his ideal of positive responsibility versus negative responsibility. Throughout this entire paper I will be using my own personal opinion mixed in with some of Kant’s opinions about utilitarianism....
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- Fall '08
- Kant, Omelas, moral life, greatest good.