eudemonistically

eudemonism

[yoo-dee-muh-niz-uhm]
noun Ethics.
the doctrine that the basis of moral obligations is to be found in the tendency of right actions to produce happiness.
Also, eudaemonism.


Origin:
1820–30; eudemon + -ism

eudemonist, noun
eudemonistic, adjective
eudemonistically, adverb
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eudemonism or eudaemonism (juːˈdiːməˌnɪzəm)
 
n
philosophy an ethical doctrine holding that the value of moral action lies in its capacity to produce happiness
 
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