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Published: 25 February 1999

251 Pages


ISBN: 9780198238782

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Welfare, Happiness, and Ethics

L. W. Sumner

Clarendon Press

  • An original new theory which controversially puts welfare at the heart of ethics
  • Addresses a question which concerns everyone: What is of fundamental value in life?
  • Clearly written, non-technical, powerfully argued
  • Includes a definitive survey of other work in this area
  • A major work by a widely respected philosopher