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OnenessEast Asian Conceptions of Virtue, Happiness, and How We Are All Connected

Oneness: East Asian Conceptions of Virtue, Happiness, and How We Are All Connected

Philip J. Ivanhoe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190840518
eISBN:
9780190840549
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840518.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

At the core of this work lie the oneness hypothesis, which is not a single theory but a family of views found in different forms in a wide variety of disciplines, and its implications for theories of ... More

Debating Humanitarian InterventionShould We Try to Save Strangers?

Debating Humanitarian Intervention: Should We Try to Save Strangers?

Fernando Tesón and Bas van der Vossen

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190202903
eISBN:
9780190202934
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190202903.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The book offers contrasting views of humanitarian intervention—a war aimed at ending tyranny or violence. Fernando Tesón argues that humanitarian interventions are sometimes permissible; Bas van der ... More

DifferencesRe-reading Beauvoir and Irigaray

Differences: Re-reading Beauvoir and Irigaray

Emily Anne Parker and Anne van Leeuwen (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190275594
eISBN:
9780190275624
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190275594.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

In spite of the affinities of work by Simone de Beauvoir and Luce Irigaray, rarely are their projects productively put into dialogue. This groundbreaking volume is the first book-length work to ... More

Robot Ethics 2.0From Autonomous Cars to Artificial Intelligence

Robot Ethics 2.0: From Autonomous Cars to Artificial Intelligence

Patrick Lin, Keith Abney, and Ryan Jenkins (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190652951
eISBN:
9780190652982
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190652951.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

As a game-changing technology, robotics naturally will create ripple effects through society. Some of them may become tsunamis. So it’s no surprise that “robot ethics”—the study of these effects on ... More

Mexican Philosophy in the 20th CenturyEssential Readings

Mexican Philosophy in the 20th Century: Essential Readings

Carlos Alberto Sanchez and Robert Eli Sanchez, Jr. (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190601294
eISBN:
9780190601331
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190601294.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, General

Sánchez and Sanchez have selected, edited, translated, and written an introduction to some of the most influential texts in 20th century Mexican philosophy. Together, these texts reveal and give ... More

The Ethics and Law of Omissions

The Ethics and Law of Omissions

Dana Kay Nelkin and Samuel C. Rickless (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190683450
eISBN:
9780190683481
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190683450.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This volume explores the moral and legal aspects of omissions, with a view to understanding the principles that govern moral responsibility and legal liability for omissive conduct. Omissions are ... More

Education's EpistemologyRationality, Diversity, and Critical Thinking

Education's Epistemology: Rationality, Diversity, and Critical Thinking

Harvey Siegel

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190682675
eISBN:
9780190682705
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190682675.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This collection extends and further defends the “reasons conception” of critical thinking that Harvey Siegel has articulated and defended over the last three-plus decades. This conception analyzes ... More

Adam SmithSystematic Philosopher and Public Thinker

Adam Smith: Systematic Philosopher and Public Thinker

Eric Schliesser

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190690120
eISBN:
9780190690151
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190690120.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book treats Adam Smith as a systematic philosopher. Smith was a giant of the Scottish Enlightenment with polymath interests. The book explores Smith’s economics and ethics in light of his other ... More

Me, You, UsEssays

Me, You, Us: Essays

George Sher

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190660413
eISBN:
9780190660444
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190660413.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Me, You, Us is a collection of essays that explore the tension between the privacy of our experience and the social nature of our public lives. The book’s chapters address a diverse array of topics ... More

The Limits of Free Will

The Limits of Free Will

Paul Russell

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190627607
eISBN:
9780190627638
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190627607.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind

This volume contains a selection of chapters concerning free will and moral responsibility. The problems arising in this field of philosophy, which are deeply rooted in the history of the subject, ... More

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