The Logical Possibility of ‘Co-operating…’

Donald H. Regan

in Utilitarianism and Co-operation

Published in print July 1980 | ISBN: 9780198246091
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680922 | DOI:
The Logical Possibility of ‘Co-operating…’

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This chapter discusses a development of the decision procedure P that models CU and which establishes the logical possibility of a theory with the properties that have been claimed for CU. The central problem discussed is that of producing a P which is adaptable without involving either circularity or infinite regress.

Keywords: development; decision procedure P; CU; properties; circularity; infinite regress

Chapter.  6642 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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