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Mill's Puzzling Footnote

  • Jonathan Dancy (a1)


This paper discusses various possible interpretations of a complex footnote in Mill's Utilitarianism.



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1 This is ch. 2. para 19, p. 65 in Mill, J. S., Utilitarianism, ed. Crisp, R., Oxford, 1998.

2 Quoted in Prior's, A. N. ‘The Runabout Inference Ticket’, in Strawson, P. F., ed., Philosophical Logic, Oxford, 1967, p. 130. For comments and discussion, I am grateful to Roger Crisp and John Skorupski.

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