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Research

Articles

  1. "Four models of family interests", Pediatrics, open-access supplement, forthcoming.
  2. "Medical Paternalism, Part 2", Philosophy Compass, Volume 9, Issue 3, pages 194–203, March 2014.
  3. "Medical Paternalism, Part 1", Philosophy Compass, Volume 9, Issue 3, pages 186–193, March 2014.
  4. "Moral Testimony: One of these things is just like the others" (with Jason Decker), Analytic Philosophy, Early View, January 21st, 2014.
  5. "On the (In)significance of moral disagreement for moral knowledge" (with Jason Decker), Russ Shafer-Landau (ed.) Oxford Studies in Metaethics, Vol. 8, 2013.
  6. "Paternalism, Respect, & The Will," Ethics, Vol. 122, No. 4 (July 2012), pp. 692-720.
  7. "What Health Care Providers Know: A Taxonomy of Clinical Disagreements," Hastings Center Report 41, (2011): 27-36.
    • "Authority Figures", Hastings Center Report, 42 (2012): 4–9. (These are letters from Robert Veatch and Richard Clarke in response to my article and my reply)
  8. "What you don't know can help you: the ethics of placebo treatments", Journal of Applied Philosophy, 28: 188–202, May 2011.

Other Publications

  1. "Autonomy", The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Utilitarianism, 2013.
  2. Review of Jeffrey A. Schaler (ed.), Peter Singer Under Fire: The Moral Iconoclast Faces His Critics, in Teaching Philosophy, Vol 33, 4, December 2010.
  3. Review of James D. Wallace, Norms and Practices, in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, Sept. 2009.

Working Papers

  1. Four models of family interests (in preparation for open access supplement of Pediatrics)
  2. Conscience and Conscientious Objection
  3. “ ‘Better to be Socrates dissatisfied than a pig satisfied’: interspecies comparisons of value and the nature of goodness” (with Micah Lott)
  4. Well-Being and Medicine (for The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Well-Being, ed. Guy Fletcher)