1-20 of 307 Search Results for

obligation

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (2): 315–319.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Dale Jamieson Korsgaard Christine M. , Fellow Creatures: Our Obligations to the Other Animals. . New York : Oxford University Press , 2018 . xiii + 252 pp . © 2021 by Cornell University, 2021 Over the last several decades, Christine Korsgaard has produced a tightly woven body...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (2): 244–247.
Published: 01 April 2014
... 2014 by Cornell University 2014 Hassoun Nicole , Globalization and Global Justice: Shrinking Distance, Expanding Obligations . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2012 . xii +235 pp. ...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 487–514.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Peter B. M. Vranas The claim that (OIC) “ought” implies “can” (i.e., you have an obligation only at times at which you can obey it) entails that (1) obligations that become infeasible are lost (i.e., you stop having an obligation when you become unable to obey it). Moreover, the claim that (2...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (1): 1–51.
Published: 01 January 2020
... and obligation. Section 5 takes stock and reassesses the score in the debate. Mark well that it is not essential for someone who embraces this order of explanation to hold that promoting value doesn't matter. Even on a strong version of this order of explanation, respect or something else other than promotion...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (3): 337–382.
Published: 01 July 2011
... that have been offered for it. Toward the end, a proposal about moral obligation according to which something like a restricted version of 'Ought' Implies 'Can' is true is floated. Though no full-fledged argument for this proposal is offered, that it fits with a rather natural and intuitive picture...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 465–500.
Published: 01 October 2009
... of them have proposed counterexamples to it. Using a novel account of desire, this essay handles the proposed counterexamples in a way that shows the superiority of the Humean theory. The essay addresses the classic objection that the Humean theory cannot explain the feeling of obligation, Stephen...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (1): 51–77.
Published: 01 January 2006
...: Oxford University Press. Pufendorf, Samuel. 2003 [1673]. The Whole Duty of Man . Indianapolis, IN: Liberty Fund. Rawls, John. 1981 . A Theory of Justice . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Raz, Joseph. 1977 . “Promises and Obligations.” In Law, Morality and Society , ed. Peter...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 159–162.
Published: 01 January 2021
... to carry out nonideal theorizing—theorizing that is meant to guide political actors in the real world by using their own words and drawing on their own experiences. A second set of questions, which the book also leaves open, has to do with which theory of political obligation one chooses to use...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (2): 259–261.
Published: 01 April 2002
... both in identifying God with the Good and, more distinctively, in including a divine command theory of moral obligation. Read- ers familiar with Adams’s earlier divine command theory will recall that in response to the worry that God might command something evil, Adams intro- duced an independent...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (3): 378–382.
Published: 01 July 2022
... obligated to tell you when I reject your assertion. In the push and pull between the individual and the collective, Goldberg tends to side with the latter. Goldberg’s silences are telling. He rarely discusses the values of privacy and individual autonomy. To be clear, all parties to the debate agree...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 January 2000
... a “paradox” found in commonsense morality and Kant: (i) I am obligated to help oth- ers. (ii) I am not obligated to help myself. (iii) Commonsense morality 126 BOOK REVlEWS and Kant explain this asymmetry by claiming that I am...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 545–550.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Jeremy Waldron Simmons A. John , Boundaries of Authority . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2016 . viii + 257 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 A. John Simmons is one of our most distinguished theorists of political obligation. His early book Moral Principles...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 162–167.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Erin Taylor At this point, we may wonder whether the theory has explained the kind of demand-right we would most care about. The right to stand up, look someone in the eye, and forcefully demand something from another seems unmatched by the rights and obligations that joint commitments engender...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 295–300.
Published: 01 April 2017
... and the lives of (most) humans that justify different thresholds for when rights are overridden? If so, then veganism doesn't follow from an obligation to not support factory farming. In Terence Cuneo's contribution, he questions whether they have the specific right “not to be killed [relatively painlessly...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (4): 481–524.
Published: 01 October 2008
..., Govert. 1998 . “A Conventionalist Theory of Obligation.” Law and Philosophy 17 : 351 -76. Fried, Charles. 1981 . Contract as Promise . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Fuller, Lon, and William Perdue. 1936 . “The Reliance Interest in Contract Damages.” Yale Law Journal 46 : 52...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (1): 51–98.
Published: 01 January 2022
... be.” My claim that I’m acquiring property may be perfectly true. But this claim places me in a normative arc, a series of things I must do in order to do that . I must, on Kant’s thesis, comport myself toward creating a civil condition: I must join with others into a reciprocal nexus of obligations...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 119–122.
Published: 01 January 2013
... should avoid this now. It is central to Gottlieb’s interpretation of the practical syllogism that a virtue term features in both premises of the syllogism. The virtue term—for instance, “temperate human beings”—plays the role of the explanatory middle term, as follows: (1) An obligation...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 122–125.
Published: 01 January 2013
... should avoid this now. It is central to Gottlieb’s interpretation of the practical syllogism that a virtue term features in both premises of the syllogism. The virtue term—for instance, “temperate human beings”—plays the role of the explanatory middle term, as follows: (1) An obligation...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 January 2013
... of the explanatory middle term, as follows: (1) An obligation to avoid this now belongs to temperate human beings. (2) Temperate human being belongs to me. Therefore, an obligation to avoid this now belongs to me. In English: I should avoid this now because temperate...
Journal Article
The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 January 2013
... should avoid this now. It is central to Gottlieb’s interpretation of the practical syllogism that a virtue term features in both premises of the syllogism. The virtue term—for instance, “temperate human beings”—plays the role of the explanatory middle term, as follows: (1) An obligation...