What are the major problems with utilitarianism? Do you think that utilitarianism
is convincing as a moral theory? Why or why not?
Utilitarianism is a theory that the goal of a society should be about happiness using
the Greatest Happiness
Intro to Philosophy
Why does Russell think philosophy is valuable?
Philosophy is to be studied, not for the sake of any definite answers to its questions
since no definite answers can, as a rule, be known to be true, but rather for the sak
What is the drowning child example and what is Singers point in bringing it up?
Singer argues that one is morally obligated to donate money to charity to reduce
starvation, poverty and famine. He states that if it is in our power to preven