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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Action, ethics, and responsibility.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2010
|Material Type:||Conference publication, Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Joseph Keim Campbell; Michael O'Rourke; Harry Silverstein
|Notes:||"A Bradford book."
"The essays in this volume derive from presentations given at the ninth annual Inland Northwest Philosophy Conference (INPC), held March 31-April 2, 2006 in Pullman, Washington and Moscow, Idaho"--Acknowledgments.
|Description:||1 online resource (vi, 307 p.)|
|Contents:||Action, ethics, and responsibility : a framework / Joseph Keim Campbell, Michael O'Rourke, and Harry S. Silverstein --
A reappraisal of the doctrine of doing and allowing / David K. Chan --
Killing John to save Mary : a defense of the moral distinction between killing and letting die / Helen Frowe --
Making up one's mind / Randolph Clarke --
Conscious intentions / Alfred R. Mele --
Locke's compatibilism : suspension of desire or suspension of determinism? / Charles T. Wolfe --
The fall of the mind argument and some lessons about freedom / E.J. Coffman and Donald Smith --
Selective hard compatibilism / Paul Russell --
Manipulation and guidance control : a reply to Long / John Martin Fischer --
Free will : some bad news / Saul Smilansky --
Responsibility and practical reason / George Sher --
The metaphysics of collective agency / Todd Jones --
Moral judgment and volitional incapacity / Antti Kauppinen --
"So sick he deserves it" : desert, dangerousness, and character in the context of capital sentencing / Robert F. Schopp --
Types of terror bombing and shifting responsibility / Frances Kamm.
|Series Title:||Topics in contemporary philosophy.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Joseph Keim Campbell, Michael O'Rourke, and Harry S. Silverstein.|
Carefully argued and persuasive... the papers offer a wealth of problems, arguments, views, and perspectives. Analysis The editors can be congratulated on having put together a stimulating collection