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Remembering from the OutsidePersonal Memory and the Perspectival Mind

Remembering from the Outside: Personal Memory and the Perspectival Mind

Christopher McCarroll

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190674267
eISBN:
9780190674298
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190674267.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

When recalling events that one personally experienced, one often visualizes the remembered scene as one originally saw it: from an internal visual perspective. Sometimes, however, one sees oneself in ... More

Pleasure: A History

Pleasure: A History

Lisa Shapiro (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190225100
eISBN:
9780190225131
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190225100.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

This book challenges received views about pleasures as principally motivating of action, themselves unanalyzable, caused, rather than responsive to reasons, and perhaps because of that, antithetical ... More

Planning, Time, and Self-GovernanceEssays in Practical Rationality

Planning, Time, and Self-Governance: Essays in Practical Rationality

Michael E. Bratman

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190867850
eISBN:
9780190867898
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190867850.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Our human capacity for planning agency plays central roles in the cross-temporal organization of our agency, in our acting and thinking together, and in our self-governance. Intentions can be ... More

Institutionalizing the Just War

Institutionalizing the Just War

Allen Buchanan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190878436
eISBN:
9780190878467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190878436.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This book challenges traditional and contemporary just war theorizing, by taking seriously the role of social practices and institutions in decisions to go to war. It argues that which substantive ... More

In Defense of Gun Control

In Defense of Gun Control

Hugh Lafollette

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780190873363
eISBN:
9780190873400
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190873363.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The gun control debate is more complex than most disputants acknowledge. We are not tasked with answering a single question: Should we have gun control? There are three distinct policy questions ... More

The Evolution of Moral ProgressA Biocultural Theory

The Evolution of Moral Progress: A Biocultural Theory

Allen Buchanan and Russell Powell

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190868413
eISBN:
9780190868444
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190868413.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The idea of moral progress played a central role in liberal political thought from the Enlightenment through the nineteenth century but is rarely encountered in moral and political philosophical ... More

The Buddhist Roots of Zhu Xi's Philosophical Thought

The Buddhist Roots of Zhu Xi's Philosophical Thought

John Makeham (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190878559
eISBN:
9780190878580
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190878559.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Zhu Xi (1130–1200) is the most influential Neo-Confucian philosopher, and arguably the most important Chinese philosopher, of the past millennium, both in terms of his legacy and for the ... More

Seeing and SayingThe Language of Perception and the Representational View of Experience

Seeing and Saying: The Language of Perception and the Representational View of Experience

Berit Brogaard

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190495251
eISBN:
9780190495275
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190495251.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

We often communicate with each other about how the things we see visually appear to us when we want to achieve a goal like finding the perfect end table, deciding what to eat or issuing a warning. ... More

Fellow CreaturesOur Obligations to the Other Animals

Fellow Creatures: Our Obligations to the Other Animals

Christine M. Korsgaard

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198753858
eISBN:
9780191815416
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753858.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This book argues that we are obligated to treat all sentient animals as “ends in themselves.” Drawing on a theory of the good derived from Aristotle, it offers an explanation of why animals are the ... More

The Will to Punish

The Will to Punish

Didier Fassin

Christopher Kutz (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190888589
eISBN:
9780190888619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190888589.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Over the past few decades, most societies have become more repressive, their laws more relentless, their magistrates more inflexible, independently of the evolution of crime. In this book, using an ... More

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