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Most widely held works about Jeremy Bentham

The growth of philosophic radicalism by Elie Halvy( Book )


The English utilitarians by Leslie Stephen( Book )
On Bentham and Coleridge by John Stuart Mill( Book )
In the interest of the governed : a study in Bentham's philosophy of utility and
law by David Lyons( Book )
Bentham by James Steintrager( Book )
Jeremy Bentham; his life and work by Charles Milner Atkinson( Book )
The correspondence of Jeremy Bentham by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
Bentham and the ethics of today by David Baumgardt( Book )
Essays on Bentham : studies in jurisprudence and political theory by H. L. A
Hart( Book )
Bentham by Ross Harrison( Book )
Six radical thinkers; Bentham, J.S. Mill, Cobden, Carlyle, Mazzini, T.H. Green by John
MacCunn( Book )
Bentham's theory of the modern state by Nancy L Rosenblum( Book )
Bentham by J. R Dinwiddy( Book )
Bentham on liberty : Jeremy Bentham's idea of liberty in relation to his
utilitarianism by Douglas G Long( Book )
Political thought in England, the utilitarians, from Bentham to J.S. Mill by William L
Davidson( Book )
Jeremy Bentham, ten critical essays by Bhikhu C Parekh( Book )
Bentham and the common law tradition by Gerald J Postema( Book )
The mind of Jeremy Bentham by D. J Manning( Book )
Three criminal law reformers: Beccaria, Bentham, Romilly by Coleman Phillipson( Book )
Bentham : a guide for the perplexed by Philip Schofield( Book )
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Most widely held works by Jeremy Bentham


An introduction to the principles of morals and legislation by Jeremy
Bentham( Book )

232 editions published between 1789 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,931 WorldCat member
libraries worldwide
An electronic version of Bentham's classic work of utilitarian philosophy. The HTML text is rendered
from the 1907 Oxford University Press edition, which in turn was a reprint of the 1823 edition. The etext is part of a site maintained by Dan Bonevac and Paul Lyon called 'Classical Utilitarianism'

A fragment on government and An introduction to the principles of morals


and legislation by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
201 editions published between 1776 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,632 WorldCat member
libraries worldwide
This volume makes available one of the central texts in the development of utilitarian tradition, in the
authoritative 1977 edition prepared by Professors Burns and Hart as part of Bentham's Collected
Works. Certain that history was on his side, Bentham sought to rid the world of the hideous mess
wrought by legal obfuscation and confusion, and to transform politics into a rational, scientific activity,
premised on the fundamental axiom that "it is the greatest happiness of the greatest number that is
the measure of right and wrong
The theory of legislation by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
210 editions published between 1802 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,301 WorldCat member
libraries worldwide

"Whatever may be thought of the Principle of Utility, when considered as the foundation of morals, no
one now-a-days will undertake to deny that it is the only safe rule of legislation. To establish and
illustrate this proposition, and to show how it ought to be, and might be carried into practice, was the
aim and end of Bentham's life and writings"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2006 APA, all
rights reserved)
Jeremy Bentham's economic writings by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
72 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member
libraries worldwide
Reprinting three classic volumes on Jeremy Bentham's economic writings, the set contains historical
introductions and collections of passages from Bentham's non-economic writings

Defence of usury shewing the impolicy of the present legal restaints on


the terms of pecuniary bargains in letters to a friend : to which is added a
letter to Adam Smith ... on the discouragements opposed by the above
restraints to the progress of inventive industry by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
224 editions published between 1787 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member
libraries worldwide
Bantham, Jeremy: A protest against law-taxes, shewing the peculiar mischievousness of all such
impositions as add to the expense of appeal to justice. 70 S
Bentham's Theory of fictions by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
38 editions published between 1932 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,018 WorldCat member
libraries worldwide

A comment on the Commentaries and A fragment on government by Jeremy


Bentham( Book )
58 editions published between 1928 and 2010 in English and German and held by 893 WorldCat
member libraries worldwide

Bentham's handbook of political fallacies by Jeremy Bentham( Book )


32 editions published between 1952 and 1971 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries
worldwide

The works of Jeremy Bentham by Jeremy Bentham( Book )


48 editions published between 1838 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 729 WorldCat
member libraries worldwide

Utilitarianism, Liberty, and Representative government. by John Stuart Mill( Book )


51 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries
worldwide
In his essays on Bentham and Coleridge, and above all in Utilitarianism, Mill balanced the claims of
reason and the imagination, justice and expediency, individuality and social well-being in a system of
ethics that is as relevant to today's intellectual and moral dilemmas as it was to the nineteenth
century's

Deontology ; together with A table of the springs of action ; and the


Article on Utilitarianism by Jeremy Bentham( Book )

57 editions published between 1834 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member
libraries worldwide

First principles preparatory to constitutional code by Jeremy Bentham( Book )


11 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries
worldwide

A treatise on judicial evidence by Jeremy Bentham( Book )


70 editions published between 1823 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member
libraries worldwide

Plan of parliamentary reform, in the form of a catechism, with reasons for


each article : with an introduction, shewing the necessity of radical, and
the inadequacy of moderate reform by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
36 editions published between 1817 and 2007 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries
worldwide

Rationale of judicial evidence, specially applied to English practice by Jeremy


Bentham( Book )
25 editions published between 1827 and 2011 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries
worldwide

Legislator of the world : writings on codification, law, and


education by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries
worldwide
The production of a methodology for codification ranks as one of Bentham's outstanding theoretical
achievements. Through the materials presented in this volume he emerges as a seminal figure in the
development of liberalism throughout Europe and America in the early 19th century

Benthamiana, or, Select extracts from the works of Jeremy Bentham : with
an outline of his opinions on the principal subjects discussed in his
works by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
37 editions published between 1843 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 373 WorldCat
member libraries worldwide

Colonies, commerce, and constitutional law : Rid yourselves of Ultramaria


and other writings on Spain and Spanish America by Jeremy Bentham( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries
worldwide

Official aptitude maximized, expense minimized by Jeremy Bentham( Book )


10 editions published between 1830 and 2009 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries
worldwide

Political tactics by Jeremy Bentham( Book )


11 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries
worldwide
Political Tactics, composed for the Estates General in the months just prior to the outbreak of the

French Revolution, is one of Bentham's most original works. It contains the first theoretical analysis of
parliamentary procedure ever written