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Posted by luno in Utilitarianism, General (Thursday February 17, 2005 at 10:47 pm)
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Rawls reminds us in a footnote to his classic paper, “Two Concepts of Rules”:
It is important to remember that those whom I have called the classical utilitarians were largely interested in social institutions. They were among the leading economists and political theorists of their day, and they were not infrequently reformers interested in practical affairs. […]

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