3/2/16 Lecture Notes
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This 1 page Class Notes was uploaded by Hannah Kennedy on Saturday March 5, 2016. The Class Notes belongs to 21001 at Kent State University taught by Devon M. Hawkins in Summer 2015. Since its upload, it has received 27 views. For similar materials see Intro to Ethics in PHIL-Philosophy at Kent State University.
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© Hannah Kennedy, Kent State University 1 Lecture Notes 3/2 1. J. J. Smart (19202012) a. Scottish by heritage, born in Cambridge b. Spends most of his career in Australia at the University of Adelmide and Australian National University c. What he is i. Ethics: utilitarian (extreme) 1. 2 types of Utilitarianism a. Extreme (act) i. Particular actions ii. Actions are assessed every time by the standard 1. Standard = an action is right if its consequences are good (empiricism is identical with consequentialism) b. Restricted (rule) i. Classes of actions; actions are measured by rules and rules are measured by consequences ii. Metaphysics: Australian realism iii. Epistemology: empiricist