Environmental Ethics – Lesson 1 – Deep and Shallow Ecology

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Applied Ethics – Environmental Ethics – Lesson 1 – Utility Monster

Utility Monster PRESENTED BY: Robert Nozickhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MoCuVa9UeR4 KEY TERM Diminishing marginal utility of wealth:  This means that the more you have, the less additional utility the same amount will give you. THOUGHT EXPERIMENT: A hypothetical being, which Nozick calls the utility monster, receives much more utility from each unit of a resource they consume than anyone else does. […]