in the analysis are, as it were, reversed; but Bentham's goal is unobtainable. Alex Comfort has told the story well in The Anxiety Makers; 19 it is not a pretty one. Tax,., Evolution After Darwin (University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1960 vol. Seneca's tragedies rework those of all three of the Athenian tragic playwrights whose work has survived. Analysis of the pollution problem as a function of population density uncovers a not generally recognized principle of morality, namely: the morality of an act is a function of the state of the system at the time it is performed. Arguments for a Theatre. "A bad conscience said Nietzsche, "is a kind of illness." To conjure up a conscience in others is tempting to anyone who wishes to extend his control beyond the legal limits. Girvetz, From Wealth to Welfare (Stanford Univ. The difference will be accentuated, generation by generation. The best-known evidence is Horace, Ars poetica 220-24 he who with a tragic song competed for a mere goat the earliest is the Parian Marble, a chronicle inscribed about 264/63 BCE, which records, under a date between 538 and 528 BCE: "Thespis is the poet. I try to show here that the solution they seek cannot be found.
It was a fruit of the Enlightenment and the emergence of the bourgeois class and its ideals. "Who shall watch the watchers themselves?" John Adams said that we must have a government of laws and not men." Bureau administrators, trying to evaluate the morality of acts in the total system, are singularly liable to corruption, producing a government by men, not laws. What Shall We Maximize? We should also join with Kingsley Davis 15 in attempting to get Planned Parenthood-World Population to see the error of its ways in embracing the same tragic ideal. Tragedy (from the, greek :, tragidia a ) is a form of drama based on human suffering that invokes an accompanying catharsis or pleasure in audiences. To make such an appeal is to set up a selective system that works toward the elimination of conscience from the race.