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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 536-540.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Carla Bagnoli Charles Larmore, The Autonomy of Morality . New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008. vii + 277 pp. Cornell University 2009 Ameriks, K. 2003 . “On Larmore and Self-Legislation in Kant.” In Interpreting Kant's Critiques , 274 -82. Oxford: Clarendon Press. Kant, I...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (2): 263-268.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Benjamin S. Yost Sensen Oliver , ed., Kant on Moral Autonomy . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2013 . xii +301 pp . © 2015 by Cornell University 2015 Autonomy plays an essential role in Kant's practical philosophy. In metaethical contexts, it grounds the authority of...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (1): 159-162.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Baron Reed Zagzebski Linda , Epistemic Authority: A Theory of Trust, Authority, and Autonomy in Belief . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2012 . xiii +279 pp . © 2014 by Cornell University 2014 It is an exceptionally rare book that can be both a cutting-edge work on...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (3): 444-447.
Published: 01 July 2000
...Ian Hunter THE INVENTION OF AUTONOMY: A HISTORY OF MODERN MORAL PHILOSOPHY By J. B. Schneewind. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pp. xxii, 624. Cornell University 2000 B 00K REVE WS prime purpose of justifylng the practice not of wisdom, but of...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 612-615.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Michael McKenna Alfred R. Mele, Autonomous Agents: From Self-Control to Autonomy. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. Pp. viii, 271. Cornell University 2002 Fischer, John Martin. The Metaphysics of Free Will: An Essay on Control. Cambridge: Blackwell, 1994 . Fischer, John...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (4): 483-523.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Andrea C. Westlund Cornell University 2003 Adams, Robert. 1987 . Autonomy and Theological Ethics. In The Virtue of Faith . New York: Oxford University Press. ____. 1993 . The Problem of Total Devotion. In Friendship: A Philosophical Reader , ed. N. K. Badhwar. Ithaca: Cornell...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 423-462.
Published: 01 October 2019
... dance. But that is why we call them dance-games. © 2019 by Cornell University 2019 games aesthetics agency art autonomy practical reason References Annas Julia 2008 . “ Virtue Ethics and the Charge of Egoism .” In Morality and Self-Interest , edited by Bloomfield...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 604-607.
Published: 01 October 2000
... over the good, defenders of perfectionist theories walk a tight- rope between defending substantive moral ideals that are elitist and den- igrating to reasonable dissenters, on the one hand, and resting on values (such as individual autonomy) that render the view indistinguishable from...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (2): 244-247.
Published: 01 April 2014
... institutions that they ensure that the people of the world can meet their most basic needs. Consider Hassoun's Autonomy Argument for global poverty relief: (1) Coercive institutions must be legitimate. (2) For a coercive institution to be legitimate, it must ensure that its subjects secure...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (2): 266-269.
Published: 01 April 2003
... his argument for tolerance as a virtue in what he calls “substantive liberalism.” Substantive liberals affirm a conception of the good. Autonomy, for Oberdiek, is the central value. Tolerance is needed so that per- sons can freely judge how best to lead their lives (120). The result, he believes...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 408-413.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Una Stojnić Stalnaker Robert , Context . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2014 . viii + 248 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 This book is a development of Stalnaker's dominant research program (going back to Stalnaker 1970 ), defending the “autonomy of pragmatics...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (1): 127-129.
Published: 01 January 2004
... goods and good ways of life that are inevitably somewhat in conflict with each other). But, unlike, say, Joseph Raz’s liberalism, which is also comprehensive and plu- ralistic, it does not self-consciously privilege one of those plural values (in Raz’s case, personal autonomy) to guide our judgments...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 428-430.
Published: 01 July 2001
... perfectionism. Perfectionism is criticized in Chapter 7. The targeted version asserts that the possession of autonomy, or its exercise, has intrinsic value. The criticism centrally involves a purported counterexample, a case in which a man who is deprived of some autonomy, for his own benefit...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 128-132.
Published: 01 January 2000
... ends-in-themselves,from a more narrow normative principle of impartial respect that involves non-interference with the negative free- dom (“autonomy”) of others. Harris does not distinguish these distinct concepts of respect. Indeed, he distinguishes instead “impartial sympathy” and...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 132-135.
Published: 01 January 2000
... of both substance and prom- ise. Ishtiyaque Haji’s main project is to determine sufficient conditions for moral appraisability: that is, for the propriety of holding an agent praise- worthy or blameworthy for an action. Identifymg three primary condi- tions-control, autonomy, and epistemic...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 624-627.
Published: 01 October 2000
... years. Bermfidez’s distinctive contribution to this debate is to hold, against Christopher Peacocke, that nonconceptual states are “autonomous”: that a creature could be in states with nonconceptual content without possess- ing any concepts at all (the Autonomy Principle). Bermfidez argues for...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 603-606.
Published: 01 October 2001
... means of the social contract. Oddly enough, however, Kaufman never actually mentions the social contract, an idea that plays a central role in Kant’s politics. Kant employs the idea of the social contract to reconcile the autonomy of individuals with the authority of the state in general and the...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 606-608.
Published: 01 October 2001
... meaning and jus- tification” (349). The mainstream liberals don’t fully capture the modern “aspiration to radical self-determination and autonomy,” and their instrumen- tal conceptions of the state provide “only the most exiguous basis for commu- nal solidarity and common purpose” (347...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (2): 270-275.
Published: 01 April 2002
... same ethical treatment ought to be extended to the mentally handicapped. In seeking and providing explanation for the ethical status we accord human beings, ethical theories point to valuable traits of humans—their rational capacities, reflective self- awareness, capacity for autonomy, the richness...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (1): 1-50.
Published: 01 January 2007
... -82. Rachels, James. 1997 . “God and Moral Autonomy.” In Can Ethics Provide Answers? 109 -24. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield. Railton, Peter. 1984 . “Alienation, Consequentialism, and the Demands of Morality.” Philosophy and Public Affairs 13 : 134 -71. Ramet, Sabrina Petra, ed...