Benthamism

noun
Ben·​tham·​ism | \ˈben(t)-thə-ˌmi-zəm \

Definition of Benthamism 

: the utilitarian philosophy of Jeremy Bentham and his followers

Other Words from Benthamism

Benthamite \ˈben(t)-​thə-​ˌmīt \ noun or adjective

First Known Use of Benthamism

1820, in the meaning defined above

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