preference utilitarianism

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  • preference utilitarianism
    • Singer
      • Best consequences
        • Decisions which further the interests of those affected
      • Everyones interest must be given equal consideration.
      • We must be impartial spectators, so our actions result in the best possible outcome.
    • hare
      • pleasure should be replaced by best interests
      • therefore utilitarianism can be imposed on 2 people who have different ideas of happiness.
      • We need to stand in someone else's shoes to understand their preferences.
      • our own priority cannot take over the priority of others.
    • Considers the principle of utilitarianism.
    • Everyone's interests are weighed up equally.
  • Decisions which further the interests of those affected
  • it solves the problem of the neglected minority
    • Singer
      • Best consequences
        • Everyones interest must be given equal consideration.
        • We must be impartial spectators, so our actions result in the best possible outcome.

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