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utilitarianism
American English: /juˌtɪləˈtɛriəˌnɪzəm/
British English: /jʊˌtɪlɪˈtɛːrɪənɪz(ə)m/

Translation of utilitarianism in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • After all, moral theories such as Kantianism, utilitarianism, and common-sense morality require that an agent give weight to the interests of others.
    • He argued that Kantianism and utilitarianism, the two major traditions in western moral philosophy, mistakenly placed the foundation for morality in legalistic notions such as duty and obligation.
    • The report identified social justice and economic-rationalist utilitarianism as the major competing educational philosophies or ideologies.

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