Journal for Utilitarianism:

- Utilitas, Cambridge University Utilitas Cambridge Journals online

Articles and books

Bozzo-Rey Malik and Tusseau Guillaume: Bentham Juriste: l'utilitarisme juridique en question, Summary and details of the book: Bentham juriste PDF

Robert Merrihew Adams (1976). Motive Utilitarianism. Journal of Philosophy 73 (14):467-481.

Ernest Albee (1901). An Examination of Professor Sidgwick's Proof of Utilitarianism. Philosophical Review 10 (3):251-260.

Ernest Albee (1896). The Relation of Shaftesbury and Hutcheson to Utilitarianism. Philosophical Review 5 (1):24-35.

Michael J. Almeida (1992). The Paradoxes of Feldman's Neo-Utilitarianism. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 70 (4):455 – 468.

John Anderson (1932). Utilitarianism. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 10 (3):161 – 172.

Jonny Anomaly (2005). Nietzsche's Critique of Utilitarianism. Journal of Nietzsche Studies (29).

Lennart Åqvist (1969). Improved Formulations of Act-Utilitarianism. Noûs 3 (3):299-323.

Richard Arneson, Introduction to Rawls on Justice and Rawls on Utilitarianism.

Richard Arneson, Rawls Versus Utilitarianism in the Light of Political Liberalism.

Elizabeth Ashford (2000). Utilitarianism, Integrity, and Partiality. Journal of Philosophy 97 (8):421-439.

Guy Axtell, Utilitarianism and Dewey's “Three Independent Factors in Morals”.

James Wood Bailey (1997). Utilitarianism, Institutions, and Justice. Oxford University Press.

John M. Baker (1971). Utilitarianism and "Secondary Principles". Philosophical Quarterly 21 (82):69-71.

Robin Barrow (1975). Plato, Utilitarianism and Education. Routledge and Kegan Paul.

Robert Bass, Lives in the Balance: Utilitarianism and Animal Research due to appear in early 2012 in the collection, The Ethics of Animal Research: Exploring the Controversy, edited by Jeremy Garrett (Basic Bioethics Series, MIT Press)

Lars Bergström (1976). On the Formulation and Application of Utilitarianism. Noûs 10 (2):121-144.

Lars Bergström (1971). Utilitarianism and Alternative Actions. Noûs 5 (3):237-252.

Richard F. Bernstein (1979). Legal Utilitarianism. Ethics 89 (2):127-146.

Guyora Binder & Nick Smith, Framed: Utilitarianism and Punishment of the Innocent.

Thomas Bivins (2007). Loyalty, Utility, and Integrity in Casablanca: The Use of Film in Explicating Philosophical Disputes Concerning Utilitarianism. Journal of Mass Media Ethics 22 (2 & 3):132 – 150.

Roland Paul Blum (1970). Forms and Limits of Utilitarianism. Journal of Value Inquiry 4 (2).

Lea Campos Boralevi (1983). Jeremy Bentham's Writings on Sexual Non-Conformity: Utilitarianism, Neo-Malthusianism, and Sexual Liberty. Topoi 2 (2).

Luc Bovens & Stephan Hartmann, Utilitarianism, Degressive Proportionality and the Constitution of a Federal Assembly.

M. C. Bradley (1957). Professor Smart's "Extreme and Restricted Utilitarianism". Philosophical Quarterly 7 (28):264-266.

R. B. Brandt (1995). Conscience (Rule) Utilitarianism and the Criminal Law. Law and Philosophy 14 (1).

R. B. Brandt (1972). Utilitarianism and the Rules of War. Philosophy and Public Affairs 1 (2):145-165.

Richard B. Brandt (1992). Morality, Utilitarianism, and Rights. Cambridge University Press.

Andrew Brien (1995). Mercy, Utilitarianism and Retributivism. Philosophia 24 (3-4).

David O. Brink (1992). Mill's Deliberative Utilitarianism. Philosophy and Public Affairs 21 (1):67-103.

Boruch A. Brody (1967). The Equivalence of Act and Rule Utilitarianism. Philosophical Studies 18 (6).

A. P. Brogan (1959). John Locke and Utilitarianism. Ethics 69 (2):79-93.

John Broome (1987). Utilitarianism and Expected Utility. Journal of Philosophy 84 (8):405-422.

D. G. Brown (1974). Mill's Act-Utilitarianism. Philosophical Quarterly 24 (94):67-68.

Stephen Buckle (2005). Peter Singer's Argument for Utilitarianism. Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 26 (3).

J. H. Burns (1959). Utilitarianism and Democracy. Philosophical Quarterly 9 (35):168-171.

Thomas L. Carson (2005). Ross and Utilitarianism on Promise Keeping and Lying: Self‐Evidence and the Data of Ethics. Philosophical Issues 15 (1):140–157.

Thomas L. Carson (1986). Hare's Defense of Utilitarianism. Philosophical Studies 50 (1).

Thomas L. Carson (1983). Utilitarianism and the Wrongness of Killing. Erkenntnis 20 (1).

Tom Carson (1993). Hare on Utilitarianism and Intuitive Morality. Erkenntnis 39 (3).

John Chandler (1973). Act-Utilitarianism and Collective Action. Ethics 84 (1):78-85.

Timothy Chappell (2001). Hedonistic Utilitarianism. Torbjörn Tännsjö. Mind 110 (439).

Clifford G. Christians (2007). Utilitarianism in Media Ethics and its Discontents. Journal of Mass Media Ethics 22 (2 & 3):113 – 131.

Alan Coddington (1976). Utilitarianism Today. Political Theory 4 (2):213-226.

Jules L. Coleman & Michael Perloff (1975). On the Purported Inconsistency of Act-Utilitarianism. Philosophical Studies 28 (4).

J. W. Roxbee Cox (1986). From Universal Prescriptivism to Utilitarianism. Philosophical Quarterly 36 (142):1-15.

Roger Crisp (2001). Utilitarianism and Accomplishment Revisited. Analysis 61 (2):162–164.

Roger Crisp (2000). Utilitarianism and Accomplishment. Analysis 60 (3):264–268.

Roger Crisp (1992). Utilitarianism and the Life of Virtue. Philosophical Quarterly 42 (167):139-160.

Angela Curran (1995). Utilitarianism and Future Mistakes: Another Look. Philosophical Studies 78 (1).

David A. Curtis (1986). A Class and State Analysis of Henry Sidgwick's Utilitarianism. Philosophy and Social Criticism 11 (3).



Geoffrey Scarre : Utilitarianism

John Grote : An Examination of the Utilitarian Philosophy

John Stuart Mill : Utilitarianism

Roger Crisp : Philosophy Guidebook to Mill on Utilitarianism, Routledge

Frederick Rosen : Classical Utilitarianism from Hume to Mill

John Troyer : The Classical Utilitarians: Bentham and Mill

David Lyons : In the Interest of the Governed: A Study in Bentham's Philosophy of utility and Law

James E. Crimmins : Secular Utilitarianism: Social Science and the Critic of Religion in the Thought of Jeremy Bentham

Matti Hayry : Liberal Utilitarianism and Applied Ethics

James Wood Bailey : Utilitarianism, Institutions, and Justice


London: Effingham Wilson, 1830 : An utilitarian catechism.

Stewart, Edward F :An Address on the Relations of Utilitarianism to Individual and National Culture Delivered at Easton, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday Evening, July 25, 1854 Philadelphia: William S. Martien 1854

Bigelow Jacob: REMARKS On Classical & Utilitarian Studies Read before the American Academy of Arts & Sciences 12/20/1866 Boston 1867

John Stuart Blackie : Four Phases of Morals. Socrates, Aristotle, Christianity, Utilitarianism , Edinburgh: Edmonston and Douglas, 1871

Thomas Rawson Birks : Modern Utilitarianism. Or, the Systems of Paley, Bentham, and Mill examined and compared , London: Macmillan and Co, 1874.

Albee, Ernest: A History of English Utilitarianism , London: Swan Sonnenschein, 1902

John. Plamenatz : Mills Utilitarianism; reprinted with a study of The English Utilitarians Basil Blackwell Ltd., Oxford, 1949

Hodgson, D. H : The consequences of utilitarianism: a study of normative ethics and legal theory, Clarendon Press, 1967

Bayles Michael D. ed : Contemporary Utilitarianism, Doubleday Anchor, 1968.

Lyons, David. Forms and Limits of Utilitarianism, Clarendon Press.Oxford.1970

Smart, J. J. C. Williams, Bernard Utilitarianism, For and Against , Cambridge University Press 1973

Barrow. Robin: Plato, Utilitarianism and Education , UK Routledge 1975

Bentham; Revue Internationale De Philosophie, Bentham and Modern Utilitarianism; Bentham et l'Utilitarianisme Moderne; Revue Internationale De Philosophie No. 141 1982,Paris Presses Universitaires De France 1982

Tillman Hoyt Cleveland : Utilitarian Confucianism: Ch'en Liang's Challenge to Chu Hsi , Harvard University Asia Center 1982

Iyer,Raghavan : UTILITARIANISM AND ALL THAT The Political Theoryy of British Imperialism Concord Grove Press, 1983

Sheng C.L : A Utilitarian General Theory of Value , Rodopi, 1984

Pohlman H.L : Justice Wendell Holmes & Utilitarian Jurisprudence , Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1984

Quintin, Anthony: Utilitarian ethics , Open Court,1988. Paperback

Kelly, P. J. : Utilitarianism and distributive justice: Jeremy Bentham and the civil law , Clarendon Press, 1990

Sheng C.L. : A New Approach to Utilitarianism: A Unified Utilitarian Theory and its Application to Distributive Justice , Kluwer Academic Publishers (Theory and Decision Library. Series A: Philosophy and Methodology of the Social Sciences) 1991

Brandt, Richard B : Morality, Utilitarianism, and Rights , Cambridge University Press, 1992

Goodin, Robert E. : Utilitarianism as a public philosophy, Cambridge University Press, 1995

Adu-Amankwah, Patrick A.: The Moral Philosophy of R. M. Hare. A Vindication of Utilitarianism? New York, Bern, Berlin, Frankfurt/M., Paris, Wien Peter Lang Vlg. 1997

FELDMAN, FRED Utilitarianism, Hedonism, and Desert: Essays in Moral Philosophy Cambridge University Press, (1997)

Weinstein, David Equal Freedom and Utility, Herbert Spencer's Liberal Utilitarianism Cambridge University Press 1998

Andrew Pyle Utilitarianism, Key Nineteenth-Century Journal Sources Taylor and Francis(Routledge) 1998

Ferguson, Frances Pornography, the Theory: What Utilitarianism Did to Action University of Chicago Press , 2004

DAVID BRAYBROOKE Utilitarianism: Restorations; Repairs; Renovations University of Toronto Press, 2004

SCHULTZ, BART/VAROUXAKIS, GEORGIOS. Utilitarianism and Empire Oxford, Lexington Books, 2005

James E. Crimmins (Editor), Mark G. Spencer (Editor) Utilitarians And Their Critics In America 1789-1914. (4 Volume Set) Bristol.: Thoemmes Pr 2005

MULGAN, Tim. Understanding Utilitarianism. Acumen. 2007

Weinstein, D. Utilitarianism and the New Liberalism Cambridge University Press 2007

WEST, HENRY R. Mill's Utilitarianism : a reader's guide, London & New York : Continuum, c2007

Robin Barrow Plato, Utilitarianism and Education Taylor and Francis(Routledge) 2009

Stephen Nathanson edited and abridged J. S. Mill’s “Principles of Political Economy” [Hackett, 2004].

Stephen Nathanson “Terrorism and the Ethics of War,” a book just published by Cambridge U. Press 2010







Continuum International Publishing Group, London & New York; scheduled for completion 2012.
James E. Crimmins, Department of Political Science, Huron University College, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada:
Douglas G. Long, Department of Political Science, The University of Western Ontario, London,
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