9. The Real Possibility of Justice Utility: How Systems with it Come to be and are Maintained

  1. Jordan Howard Sobel

Published Online: 29 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118031605.ch9

Walls and Vaults: A Natural Science of Morals (Virtue Ethics According to David Hume)

Walls and Vaults: A Natural Science of Morals (Virtue Ethics According to David Hume)

How to Cite

Sobel, J. H. (2009) The Real Possibility of Justice Utility: How Systems with it Come to be and are Maintained, in Walls and Vaults: A Natural Science of Morals (Virtue Ethics According to David Hume), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118031605.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 19 FEB 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470127612

Online ISBN: 9781118031605

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Keywords:

  • justice utility;
  • public interest;
  • cooperation;
  • society development;
  • prisoner's dilemma

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • We are not out of the Woods Yet

  • Problems of Cooperation and Coordination

  • How Did Such Schemes, Especially Schemes of Cooperation, Begin?

  • As Society Grows These Schemes are Maintained Largely by Senses of Duty

  • Summing Up

  • Getting in the Corn Again and Again

  • A Three-Person Prisoners' Dilemma in Which Backward-Conditional Resolutions would not Redirect Interests

  • Circumstances of Justice