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Amnon Goldworth Research Collection
MSS .2011.10.01  
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Series I: Jeremy Bentham Manuscripts 1805-1979

Physical Description

2 boxes

Scope and Content of Collection

The content in this series consist of photocopies from the papers of Jeremy Bentham, provided to Professor Goldworth by the University of London. The bulk of these papers pertain to Bentham’s views on deontology and utilitarianism. In addition, there are several untitled and unpublished manuscripts including : Article on Utilitarianism and the Table of the Springs of Action, which Goldworth edited and transliterated into a single volume entitled "The Collected Works of Jeremy Bentham: Deontology Together with the Springs of Action and the Article of Utilitarianism," (Oxford University Press, 1983).

Arrangement

This series is alphabetically arranged by subject matter.
 

Box 1

 

Folder 1: Article on Utilitarianism Manuscript 1829

 

Folder 2: Bentham Bowring Collaborative, Part I 1819-1826

 

Folder 3: Bentham Bowring Collaborative 1819-1826

 

Folder 4: General Deontology, Part I 1805-1830

 

Folder 5:General Deontology, Part II 1814

 

Folder 6: General Deontology, Part II 1814-1830

 

Folder 7: Greatest Happiness Principle Manuscript Undated

 

Box 2

 

Folder 8: Logic or Ethics Theory 1814-1816

 

Folder 9: Miscellaneous Deontology Writings 1814

 

Folder 10: Practical Deontology 1819-1829

 

Folder 11: Private Deontology 1819-1824

 

Folder 12: Theoretical Deontology 1814-1816

 

Folder 13: Springs of Action 1813-1815

 

Folder 14: Copy Receipts 1979

 

Series II: Editor's Notes 1978-1980

Physical Description

1 box

Scope and Content of Collection

The contents in this series consist of Amnon Goldworth's research and editorial notes on Jeremy Bentham's (1748-1832) manuscripts. Included are transcribed versions of Bentham's manuscripts, both handwritten and typed, as well as the notes on the organization and preliminary index of Goldworth’s book "The Collected Works of Jeremy Bentham: Deontology Together with the Springs of Action and the Article of Utilitarianism," (Oxford University Press, 1983).

Arrangement

This series is alphabetically arranged by subject matter.
 

Box 3

 

Folder 1: General Deontology, Part I undated

 

Folder 2: General Deontology, Part II undated

 

Folder 3: Explanation of Bentham's Shorthand, Bentham on Hume's Virtues, Explanation of Editor's Changes and Notes 1979

 

Folder 4: Index to Book undated

 

Folder 5: Intellectual Faculties undated

 

Folder 6: Organizational Notes undated

 

Folder 7: Private Deontology, Part I undated

 

Folder 8: Private Deontology, Part II undated

 

Folder 9: Table of Springs Marginal Commentary undated

 

Folder 10: Transcibed Marginal Commentary 1978-1980

 

Folder 11: Springs of Action undated

 

Folder 12: Sumnum Bonum and the Passions undated

 

Folder 13: Utilitarian Principles undated