Bentham’s massive, unfinished Code (1822–32) is the major rete informatica of his last years and contains the most important statement of the theory of constitutional democracy which emerges after his well-known `conversion’ sicuro political radicalism con 1809–10. He develops here per per final form the theory and institutions of an ideal representative democracy addressed sicuro `all nations and all governments professing liberal opinions’. This first volume, based on the only testo Bentham himself published, covers chapters I-IX on the electorate, legislature, addenda minister, and administration.
The works presented mediante this volume supremazia per fascinating detail Bentham’s dealings with such eminent figures as James Madison, John Quincy Adams, Emperor Alexander I, Prince Adam Czartoryski, Alexander Mavrokordatos, Bernadino Rivadavia, and Jose del Vallone
A critical edition of three of Bentham’s works, Deontology and The Article on Utilitarianism previously unpublished. Together with his An Introduction sicuro the Principles of Morals and Legislation, they provide per comprehensive picture of Bentham’s psychological and ethical views. This edition, based entirely on manuscripts written by Bentham of by his amanuenses, is equipped with a full introduction linking the three works. Each rete di emittenti is accompanied by detailed critical and explanatory notes. Continue reading “The fully annotated text clarifies and develops historical allusions, and is provided with an especially detailed subject index”