Extreme and Restricted Utilitarianism

  title={Extreme and Restricted Utilitarianism},
  author={J. Smart},
  journal={The Philosophical Quarterly},
  • J. Smart
  • Published 1956
  • Sociology
  • The Philosophical Quarterly
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