ETHICS ALERT

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Publicly Available:

 

Campbell
Brown’s dissertation, Matters
of Priority (PDF)
, discusses a moral view, called `prioritarianism’ (or
sometimes `the priority view’), according to which we ought to give priority to
benefiting those who are worse off.

 

Rawls,
Justice in the Family and Justice of the Family
,
Philosophical
Quarterly

Véronique Munoz-Dardé


Non-consequentialism
and Universalizability
,
Philosophical Quarterly
Philip Pettit

Nicolas
Bommarito
, "On Sincerity" (link).

Erik Angner, The
Measurement-Theoretic Argument Against Subjective Measures of Well-Being: A
philosophical evaluation

Gillian Russell,
In Defence of
Hume’s Law

Steven
Luper
, Mortal
Harm

 

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Mark T. Nelson, Moral realism and program
explanation
,
Volume
84 Number 3/September 2006 of Australasian
Journal of Philosophy.

 

Review:
On Thinking How to Live: A Cognitivist View

Philip
Pettit

Mind 2006 115:1083-1106.

http://mind.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/115/460/1083?etoc

 

Review:
The Moral Demands of Affluence

Catherine
Wilson

Mind 2006 115:1122-1126.

http://mind.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/115/460/1122?etoc

 

 

Review:
Happy Lives and the Highest Good: An Essay on Aristotle’s

Nicomachean
Ethics

Anthony
Kenny

Mind 2006 115:1147-1150.

http://mind.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/115/460/1147?etoc

 

 

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Richard
J. Arneson
, Luck
Egalitarianism: An Interpretation and Defense
, forthcoming in Philosophical Topics.

 

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this:

 

<a href=
“http://philosophy2.ucsd.edu/~rarneson/index.html”>Richard J.
Arneson</a>, <a
href=“http://philosophy2.ucsd.edu/~rarneson/luckegalitarianism2.pdf”>Luck
Egalitarianism: An Interpretation and Defense</a>. forthcoming in
<i>Philosophical Topics</i>.