The Harm Principle and the Spectrum of Harm

From the course by Yale University
Moral Foundations of Politics
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Yale University
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From the lesson
Utilitarianism: Classical and Neoclassical
Classical and neoclassical utilitarianism are examined in this module starting with the historical context. Professor Shapiro then shifts to the contemporary debates as they relate to politics today.

Meet the Instructors

  • Ian Shapiro
    Ian Shapiro
    Sterling Professor of Political Science and Henry R. Luce Director
    The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale