Professor Emeritus of Philosophy
Ethics, Utilitarianism

Dewitt Wallace Library, 404
Telephone: 651-696-6155

Henry West's current research interests include John Stuart Mill and Utilitarianism. 

Key publications or presentations:

  • Moral Philosophy: Classic Texts and Contemporary Problems , Encino, CA: Dickenson, 1977.
  • "Utilitarianism," part of "Philosophy, History and Systems," Encyclopedia Britannica.
  • "Mill, John Stuart," and "Consequentialism," Encyclopedia of Philosophy - Supplement.
  • An Introduction to Mill's Utilitarian Ethics, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. 

Please see additional publications in the Faculty Publication Database.

AB: Emory University, 1954

MA: Duke University, 1958

BD: Union Theological Seminary, 1959

PhD: Harvard University, 1965.