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" As every other maxim of justice, so this is by no means applied or held applicable universally; on the contrary, as I have already remarked, it bends to every person's ideas of social expediency. But in whatever case it is deemed applicable at all, it... "
Utilitarianism - Page 145
by John Stuart Mill - 1887 - 149 pages
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The Orthocratic State

Martin Sicker - Law - 2003 - 200 pages
...held to derive from the institution of the state in a political society. As John Stuart Mill put it, "All persons are deemed to have a right to equality of treatment except where some recognized social expediency requires the reverse, and hence all social inequalities which...
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Canada's Army: Waging War and Keeping the Peace

J. L. Granatstein - History - 2004 - 519 pages
...'perfect equality' entailed for Mill, see Morales 1996. 32 Mill 1977, 55n., 95. 33 Mill 1969, 258: 'All persons are deemed to have a right to equality of treatment, except when some recognised social expediency requires the reverse' (emphasis in original). 34 Mill 1977, 260. 35 Mill...
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Rethinking Rights and Responsibilities: The Moral Bonds of Community ...

Arthur J. Dyck - Religion - 2005 - 360 pages
...Everybody is to count for one, nobody for more than one.) However, he qualified equality as follows: "All persons are deemed to have a right to equality of treatment, except when some recognized social expediency requires the reverse. And hence all social inequalities, which have ceased...
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Mill's The Subjection of Women

Maria H. Morales - Social Science - 2005 - 193 pages
...relevant grounds for departing from impartiality. Whereas it is, then, crucial to the idea of justice that 'all persons are deemed to have a right to equality of treatment, except when some recognized social expediency requires the reverse',42 different conceptions of what constitutes social...
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Utilitarianism EasyRead Comfort Edition

John Stuart Mill - Philosophy - 2006 - 120 pages
...individual is included, set limits to the maxim; and those limits ought to be strictly construed. As every other maxim of justice, so this is by no means applied...a right to equality of treatment, except when some recognised social expediency requires the reverse. And hence all social inequalities which have ceased...
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Engaging Philosophy

Mitchell S. Green - 2006 - 176 pages
...stir after we read Mill's remark, late in his Utilitarianism, suggesting that rights are dispensable: All persons are deemed to have a right to equality of treatment, except when some recognized social expediency requires the reverse. (Utilitarianism, p. 63) This is a bit chilling....
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Justice: A Reader

Michael J. Sandel - Philosophy - 2007 - 412 pages
...individual is included, set limits to the maxim; and those limits ought to be strictly construed. As every other maxim of justice, so this is by no means applied...a right to equality of treatment, except when some recognized social expediency requires the reverse. And hence all social inequalities which have ceased...
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Gender, Class, and Freedom in Modern Political Theory

Nancy J. Hirschmann - Philosophy - 2008 - 342 pages
...qualitative pleasure particularly challenges the logical consistency of Mill's argument. Mill notes that "all persons are deemed to have a right to equality of treatment, except when some recognized social expediency requires the reverse" (Utilitarianism, 200). For "the happiness which...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 64

Thomas Carlyle - Authors - 1861
...individual is included, set limits to the maxim : and those limits ought to be strictly construed. As every other maxim of justice, so this, is by no means applied...dictate of justice. All persons are deemed to have a s•'с//'/ to equality of treatment, except when some recognised social expediency requires the...
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