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(Wiley Blackwell, 2017-05-01)
Planetary Mining, Integrity and Containment
(Ashgate Publishing, 2015-08-28)
The Politicization of Animal Love
(Rowman and Littlefield, 2014-11-24)
Puritanism and Truthfulness in Iris Murdoch's Ethics
(Tennessee University Press, 2014-11)
In what follows I want to suggest, and to some extent argue, that Iris Murdoch’s understanding of puritanism is central to her ethic and that it constrains, or gives shape to, her account of truthfulness. But this does not ...
Animals and the Capacity for Love
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2014-09)
A recurring assumption in analytic work on the philosophy of love is that love is best understood through an exploration of our human responsiveness to other humans. However, this plausible methodological preference has ...
Love in dark times : Iris Murdoch on openness and the void
After situating Iris Murdoch's promotion of openness to love within a broadly Platonic ethic, I outline a familiar suspicion about such openness in the context of grief, where the finding of a new and intimate love may ...
Civility and Politicized Love in Gandhi
Gandhi followed Tolstoy both in his understanding of religion as a carrier of universal truths and in his advocacy of a politicized conception of love for our enemies, a conception of love which he belied could be found ...
Satyagraha and Open Animal Rescue
The open rescue of animals, as practiced in Australia by Animal Liberation Victoria and Animal Liberation New South Wales, and by members of a variety of activist networks in Europe and North America, has been compared (by ...
Civil Disobedience : Protest, Justification and the Law
(Bloomsbury Academic, 2013-04-25)
The Duplication of Love's Reasons
If X loves Y does it follow that X has reasons to love a physiologically exact replacement for Y? Can love's reasons be duplicated? One response to the problem is to suggest that X lacks reasons for loving such a duplicate ...