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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 603–606.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Kevin E. Dodson WELFARE IN THE KANTIAN STATE. By Alexander Kaufman. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. Pp. Xii, 179. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS (Incidentally, it is unfortunate that Curley and Walski perpetuate the strange mistranslation...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (4): 577–582.
Published: 01 October 2004
...Nishi Shah Stephen Darwall, Welfare and Rational Care. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002. Pp. xi, 135. Cornell University 2004 BOOK REVIEWS don and New York: Routledge, 1989). 4 I draw the reader’s attention to two recent volumes: Gideon...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (4): 601–605.
Published: 01 October 2021
... to your colleagues from around the university that philosophy isn’t just an idle wheel, you decide to brush up on the latest thinking on questions like: when, if ever, should we be willing to trade off animal welfare against expected future human welfare? Or perhaps you don’t like thinking in terms...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 595–598.
Published: 01 October 2000
... is that, insofar as morals involve the pro- motion of welfare, only sentient fauna merit moral considerability. The insentient rest of the world matters only indirectly-only to the extent that it affects the conditions of the sentient. Why is that? Because only the sentient have welfare according...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 598–601.
Published: 01 October 2000
..., and these needs are plausibly construed as interests. 3. The welfare of an organism 0 is, at least in part, to be understood in terms of the interests, rather than the desires, of 0. 4. Therefore, all living things have a welfare. 5. Therefore, all living things are morally considerable...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (4): 421–479.
Published: 01 October 2017
... of structurally universalist theories; they each specify a constant set of normatively relevant properties: the set of all total-welfare properties, the set of all entitlement-satisfaction properties, and the satisficing property, respectively. If we constructed a theory that deems welfare properties relevant...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (2): 279–286.
Published: 01 April 2015
... to a difficulty. Irwin's view of welfare appears unable to capture the important intuition—absolutely central to the liberal climate in which we live and to the ethical frameworks that rightly attempt to mirror it—that what is noninstrumentally good for one, what makes one's life go well for one at a time...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (2): 253–271.
Published: 01 April 2005
.... Broome, John. 1993 . Can a Humean be Moderate? In Value, Welfare, and Morality , ed. R. G. Frey and Christopher Morris. New York: Cambridge University Press. Buchanan, James. 1954 . Social Choice, Democracy and Free Markets. Journal of Political Economy 62 : 114 -23. Edgeworth, F. Y. [1881...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (3): 337–341.
Published: 01 July 2019
... “justifying reasons” to care about human welfare (and perhaps the welfare of other sentient creatures), but not “requiring reasons,” although the Anselmian being does have decisive reasons not to “intend evil,” which Murphy defines as intending the absence of due perfection or well-being in creatures (86...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (3): 407–442.
Published: 01 July 2012
... subjectivists hold that x values f if and only if x desires f. Call a subjectivist theory of welfare that also accepts a desiderative theory of valuing “desiderative subjectivism” (DS). In this essay, I argue that subjectivists have erred in accepting a desiderative theory of valuing. Instead, I argue...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 614–617.
Published: 01 October 2001
... that all moral agents have an obligation to promote welfare impersonally and focuses on articulat- ing and defending a new conception of what this obligation requires of us. Murphy calls his theory the “Collective Principle of Beneficence” (CPB). Roughly, the CPB says that a person is required...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (2): 246–249.
Published: 01 April 2019
... reasons, welfare, and ethics, many of which are contemporary classics. New here are a unifying introduction and the paper “Subjectivism and Reasons to Be Moral.” The volume would make a useful centerpiece to a graduate seminar focused on reasons, welfare, or consequentialism. And the new essay...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 601–604.
Published: 01 October 2000
.... Dworkin, Ronald. 1981a . “What Is Equality? Part I: Equality of Welfare.” Philosophy and Public Affairs 10 : 185 -246. ____. 1981b . “What Is Equality? Part II: Equality of Resources.” Philosophy and Public Affairs 10 : 283 -345. Mandle, Jon. 2000 . What's Left of Liberalism...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 592–595.
Published: 01 October 2000
... are considerable in themselves (88ff Bernstein’s principal argument is that, insofar as morals involve the pro- motion of welfare, only sentient fauna merit moral considerability. The insentient rest of the world matters only indirectly-only to the extent that it affects the conditions...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 600–603.
Published: 01 October 2001
...) WELFARE IN THE KANTIAN STATE. By ALEXANDER KAUFMAN. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. Pp. Xii, 179. With this concise and tightly constructed account of Kant’s views on social wel- fare, Alexander Kaufman has filled a gap in the growing literature on Kant’s political philosophy. Kaufman’s...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (4): 574–577.
Published: 01 October 2004
... University Press, 2004); Terence Cuneo and René Van Woudenberg, The Cambridge Companion to Thomas Reid (Cambridge: Cam- bridge University Press, 2004). The Philosophical Review, Vol. 113, No. 4 (October 2004) Stephen Darwall, Welfare and Rational Care. Princeton: Princeton University...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (4): 603–632.
Published: 01 October 2007
..., this point and others in this section instantiate the more general argument in Louis Kaplow and Steven Shavell, Fairness versus Welfare (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2002), and “Any Non- Welfarist Method of Policy Assessment Violates the Pareto Principle,” Journal of Political Economy 109...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 611–614.
Published: 01 October 2001
... that all moral agents have an obligation to promote welfare impersonally and focuses on articulat- ing and defending a new conception of what this obligation requires of us. Murphy calls his theory the “Collective Principle of Beneficence” (CPB). Roughly, the CPB says that a person is required...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (4): 451–472.
Published: 01 October 2016
... 2015 . “ Review of The Limits of Kindness, by Caspar Hare .” Ethics 125 , no. 3 : 868 – 72 . Harsanyi John 1955 . “ Cardinal Welfare, Individualistic Ethics, and Interpersonal Comparisons of Utility .” Journal of Political Economy 63 : 309 – 21 . Harsanyi John 1977...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 618–620.
Published: 01 October 2002
... is the application of Rawls’s conception of justice, espe- cially the economic standards. In JF Rawls distinguishes between a capitalist welfare state, which does not meet his criteria for a just society, and a property- owning democracy, which does. Rawls goes into some detail about the sort of taxation...