Varieties of Hedonism

J. C. B. Gosling

in Pleasure and Desire

Published in print September 1969 | ISBN: 9780198243397
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680670 | DOI:
Varieties of Hedonism

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This chapter discusses the different variations that are to be found among the views that are roughly classed together as hedonist. These come from two sources: the matter of what the philosopher in question is out to do, and the matter of what sort of thing he thinks pleasure is.

Keywords: variations; hedonist; views; philosopher; pleasure

Chapter.  2236 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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