• Utilitarian Theory and Love

    Before drawing parallels between the two ideas, let see what the Bentham’s utilitarian theory proposes. At the crux of it, there’s good which gives pleasure and there is bad which gives you pain, humans when left by themselves, always does things which give them pleasure and acts only in their self-interest. When there is a conflict of interest, the job of an adjudicator is to strike a balance between public and personal interests.

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