Mill And Morality

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J.S. Mill’s and Morality According to John Stuart Mill, utilitarianism is the concept in which “actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness.” He argues that happiness should be distinguished between high and low pleasures. Hence, pleasures that engage the higher faculties of the human body are seen as more satisfying than the baser pleasures in life, such as watching movies with friends. Mill follows by arguing that utilitarianism, in the end, can be seen as morally binding. This is true because if utilitarianism were to be adopted as an ethical stance, people would naturally embody the standards of utility and happiness as if they were second nature or law. Thus, Mill’s links happiness, which he describes as intended
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