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Over the years, he has pushed for animal rights, made the case for utilitarianism, and advocated for more — and more effective — giving.
In spite of his keen interest in Utilitarianism, there is no trace that he read the later writers of the school.
For an express discussion and vindication of this principle, see the little volume entitled "Utilitarianism."
Here he would seem to lean towards utilitarianism, were it not that he is as severe on men of experiment as on men of dogma.
To accept the philosophy was to be also pledged to practical applications of Utilitarianism.
The Morals and Legislation opens by briefly and contemptuously setting aside more philosophical opponents of Utilitarianism.
Mill certainly held himself to be a sound Utilitarian; and yet he seems to be condemning Bentham for consistent Utilitarianism.
If, as Mill seems to say, the omission is a blunder, Bentham's Utilitarianism at least must be an erroneous system.
Utilitarianism has been rightly called universal hedonism, as distinguished from the hedonism of Epicurus, which was egoistic.
In some respects Mill's Essays, published under the title "Utilitarianism," are among his best writings.

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