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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 603–607.
Published: 01 October 2011
.../00318108-1334523 602 BOOK REVIEWS T. M. Scanlon, Moral Dimensions: Permissibility, Meaning, Blame. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2008. xii þ247 pp. Ten years after the publication of the richly argued...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (4): 481–527.
Published: 01 October 2017
... of the blamed agent: “You stepped on my foot!” or “You broke your promise!!” or “You're drunk again?!” Imagine the following bizarre complaint instead: “I deem you blameworthy because most people would in fact be angry at you.” 14 Second, and more importantly, people's typical angry responses, even...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (1): 95–124.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Seth Shabo In his seminal essay “Freedom and Resentment,” P. F. Strawson drew attention to the role of such emotions as resentment, moral indignation, and guilt in our moral and personal lives. According to Strawson, these reactive attitudes are at once constitutive of moral blame and inseparable...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (3): 393–406.
Published: 01 July 2015
... that probabilism isn't to blame for the failure of rational introspection and that Caie's modified accuracy criterion conflicts with Dutch book considerations, is scoring rule dependent, and leads to the failure of rational introspection.  1. As Caie does, I understand Cr as a function from...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 387–422.
Published: 01 October 2019
... that, in each type of case, the would-be critics should not constrain their participation in moral discourse on the grounds that they are not themselves innocent of the wrongdoing they criticize in others. © 2019 by Cornell University 2019 hypocrisy criticism blame equality standing The call...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 285–295.
Published: 01 April 2017
... moral values as revealed in their conduct, about which our judgments may be true or false. On this view, the fairness or propriety of blaming and holding responsible depends on facts about the agent being responsible, not the other way round. To put this point more sharply, we may say...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 41–71.
Published: 01 January 2018
... plays role R iff the judgment that an agent's action is W makes one blame the agent for so acting (absent a judgment that they have an excuse); and the judgment that the agent's action is not W inhibits one from blaming them. 1 In the stability thesis, W ranges over concepts. I take...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 132–135.
Published: 01 January 2000
... refines them with the aid of a meticulous analysis of recent discussions and a range of vivid examples, and applies them in his closing chapters to such vexed questions as the responsibility of addicts for their addictive behavior, the justification of cross-cultural attributions of blame...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (4): 575–578.
Published: 01 October 2015
... of the virtues of character, in both ethical treatises, is an extended account of voluntariness. He announces the topic by noting that praise and blame are directed at what is voluntary, and that voluntary agents are the cause ( aitios ) or origin ( archê ) of their actions ( EE 1222b15–29; EN 1109b30–35...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 587–591.
Published: 01 October 2011
.../00318108-1334523 602 BOOK REVIEWS T. M. Scanlon, Moral Dimensions: Permissibility, Meaning, Blame. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2008. xii þ247 pp. Ten years after the publication of the richly argued...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 591–594.
Published: 01 October 2011
.../00318108-1334523 602 BOOK REVIEWS T. M. Scanlon, Moral Dimensions: Permissibility, Meaning, Blame. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2008. xii þ247 pp. Ten years after the publication of the richly argued...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 594–598.
Published: 01 October 2011
.../00318108-1334523 602 BOOK REVIEWS T. M. Scanlon, Moral Dimensions: Permissibility, Meaning, Blame. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2008. xii þ247 pp. Ten years after the publication of the richly argued...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 598–602.
Published: 01 October 2011
.../00318108-1334523 602 BOOK REVIEWS T. M. Scanlon, Moral Dimensions: Permissibility, Meaning, Blame. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2008. xii þ247 pp. Ten years after the publication of the richly argued...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 607–609.
Published: 01 October 2011
.../00318108-1334523 602 BOOK REVIEWS T. M. Scanlon, Moral Dimensions: Permissibility, Meaning, Blame. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2008. xii þ247 pp. Ten years after the publication of the richly argued...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 620–624.
Published: 01 October 2002
... Years’ War. Any light that philosophers might shed on this grotesque disconnect between moral ideals and reality would be welcome. So would more focused inquiry on the moral basis of international humanitarian law, or on the distribution of blame among politicians, perpetrators, planners...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (2): 189–214.
Published: 01 April 2013
... to be intimately tied to the concept of desert. According to this view, being responsible for an action is a matter of being related to the action in a way that makes the agent deserving of an expression of some appropriate reactive attitude, such as blame or praise.20 If we understand responsibility...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 587–590.
Published: 01 October 2001
... of philo- sophical examination requires an explanation. Typically, scholars put the blame on Socrates’ interlocutors: even the best philosophers cannot inspire students who are morally bankrupt and intellectually obtuse. In Cross-Examining Socrates: A Defense of the Interlocutors in Plato’s Early Dia...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 128–132.
Published: 01 January 2000
... like Nathan. It is not the virtue of love that sustains her self-destructive and ultimately suicidal relationship with Nathan. It is not that she cares for him so much, it is that she is tortured by guilt and thus cares for herself so little. Although we may not blame Sophie for her choice...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (1): 124–126.
Published: 01 January 2003
... people’s morally crude and overly expansive uses of the charge “racism” upset or frustrate their targets. I think he worries too much about this, and consequently his discussion of rac- ism revolves around issues of moral blame—making sure exactly the right peo- ple are blamed, the appropriate amount...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (2): 159–191.
Published: 01 April 2008
... to do so and so, or merely that it would be desirable or laudable, according as we would wish to see the person whom it concerns, compelled, or only persuaded and exhorted, to act in that manner. According to Mill, then, wrong acts are by definition punishable or blame- worthy...