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Shanafelt, Carrie D.

Uncommon Sense

Jeremy Bentham, Queer Aesthetics, and the Politics of Taste Carrie D. Shanafelt

Infamous for authoring two concepts since favored by government powers seeking license for ruthlessness—the utilitarian notion of privileging the greatest happiness for the most people and the panopticon—Jeremy Bentham is not commonly associated with political emancipation. But perhaps he... More