Jeremy Bentham Philosopher

The main writings of Jeremy Bentham

A Fragment on Government (1776; Second Edition, 1822)

Principles of Moral and Political Philosophy (1785)

Defence of Usury (1787)

An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation (1789)

Traits de legislation civil et pnale (translated by tienne Dumont of Geneva, 1802)

The Book of Fallacies (edited by Bingham, 1824)

The Rationale of Reward (1825)

Rationale of Judicial Evidence (edited by John Stuart Mill, 1827)

The Rationale of Punishment (1830)

Constitutional Code (edited by Sir John Bowring, published posthumously, 1843)

Selective Bibliography:

The Republic by Plato

An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals (especially Section V on Utility) by David Hume

The correspondence of Jeremy Bentham (Vols. 1&2 edited by T.L.S. Sprigge)

The writings of John Milton and - The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

The Conquest of Happiness by Bertrand Russell

Letter to a Christian Nation by Sam Harris

The Best Democracy Money Can Buy by Greg Palast

Living Philosophy, Book 3 (In final preparation)

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