Ethical Egoism

Ethical Egoism is the moral theory that states that everyone should act in their own self-interest.

There are three types of ethical egoism:

There are several distinctions of ethical egoism:

What's this "self-interest" thing I keep talking about, eh? Well there's the hedonistic self like in Hedonistic Ethical Egoism and then there's the Calculating self like in Rational Ethical Egoism.

And why, for God's sake, would anyone believe this junk?

So why doesn't everybody believe it?


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Luca K. B. Masters
Last modified: 20 Oct. 2002.
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