Series: History of American Thought
Hardcover: 1280 pages
Publisher: Thoemmes; First Edition edition (June 20, 2005)
Product Dimensions: 5.8 x 1.3 x 8.9 inches
Amazon Rank: 3877141
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
Utilitarian ideas in nineteenth-centuryAmerica have been given short shrift inmodern historical and philosophicalscholarship. Collecting the relevant publishedwork together in one place is an essentialstarting point for any serious investigation of American utilitarians andtheir critics. James Crimmins and Mark Spencer have made an expertselection from scattered sources of around 60 important articles andessays. These include treatments of Bentha...