Mill Utilitarianism

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According to Mill, a utilitarian would base their moral decisions around the “greatest happiness principle” in which the general happiness and pleasure of the group serves as the most significant consideration. In making a moral decision, utilizing utilitarianism can have both positives and negatives. From one perspective, it can be considered incredibly selfless as the well being of an entire group can drive an individual to make personal sacrifices to their own greater good. However, not only would this be unlikely, but from a utilitarian perspective, it would be a waste as the resignation contributes nothing to the overall happiness. The two most notable favorable factors are that it provides an absolute solution to every problem while

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