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Review-Alice Crary’s Inside Ethics: On the Demands of Moral Thought

Joel de Lara reviews Alice Crary’s Inside Ethics: On the Demands of Moral Thought, published by Harvard University Press (2016). Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Joel de Lara, review of Inside Ethics: On the Demands of Moral Thoughts, by Alice Crary, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 38:1 (2017), pp. 243-7.

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The Ethical Priority of the Extra-Ordinary: An Interview with Bernhard Waldenfels, by Irina Rotaru

This interview was conducted in April 2010, in Munich. The questions were intended to touch upon the central ideas in Bernhard Waldenfels’ thought, as well as to highlight what he considers to be the purpose of philosophy. Waldenfels explains why the ideal of an all-encompassing order is overly optimistic, and perhaps even violent. He also […]

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REVIEW—J.M. Bernstein’s Torture and Dignity: An Essay on Moral Injury

Jeremy Gauger reviews J.M. Bernstein’s Torture and Dignity: An Essay on Moral Injury, published by University of Chicago Press (2015). Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Jeremy Gauger, review of Torture and Dignity: An Essay on Moral Injury, by J.M. Bernstein, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 37:1 (2016), pp. 191–4.

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The Role of the Nicomachean Ethics in Contemporary Discussions of Ethics, by Pierre Aubenque

In this essay, Pierre Aubenque reflects on the return to Aristotle in the second half of the twentieth century characterized by a re-reading of central chapters of the Nicomachean Ethics. Contemporary Aristotelianism, in Aubenque’s view, recognizes in Aristotle a philosopher of dissemination and difference, and reads the second chapter of the first book of the […]

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REVIEW—Monica Mueller’s Contrary to Thoughtlessness: Rethinking Practical Wisdom

Lisa McKeown reviews Monica Mueller’s Contrary to Thoughtlessness: Rethinking Practical Wisdom, published by Lexington Books (2013). Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Lisa McKeown, review of Contrary to Thoughtlessness: Rethinking Practical Wisdom, by Monica Mueller, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 36:1 (2015), pp. 240–4.

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Heidegger’s Rector’s Address: A Loss of the Question of Ethics, by Charles E. Scott

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Charles E. Scott, “Heidegger’s Rector’s Address: A Loss of the Question of Ethics,” in “Heidegger and the Political,” special issue, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 14:2–15:1 (1991), pp. 237–64.

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Freedom and Happiness in Kant’s Political Philosophy, by Agnes Heller

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Agnes Heller, “Freedom and Happiness in Kant’s Political Philosophy,” Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 13:2 (1990), pp. 115–31.

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The Greatness and Limits of Kant’s Practical Philosophy, by Vittorio Hösle

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Vittorio Hösle, “The Greatness and Limits of Kant’s Practical Philosophy,” Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 13:2 (1990), pp. 133–57.

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Solipsism in Kant’s Practical Philosophy and the Discourse Ethics, by Wolfgang Kulhmann

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Wolfgang Kulhmann, “Solipsism in Kant’s Practical Philosophy and the Discourse Ethics,” Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 13:2 (1990), pp. 159–79.

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Kant: The Faculty of Desire, by David Lachterman

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. David Lachterman, “Kant: The Faculty of Desire,” Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 13:2 (1990), pp. 181–211.

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