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Being Green: The Effects of the Information

Graham Bullock

in Green Grades: Can Information Save the Earth?

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780262036429
eISBN:
9780262340984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036429.003.0006
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Chapter 6’s discussion of the outcomes of information-based governance strategies begins with a comparison of three initiatives that evaluate electronics products – ENERGY STAR, EPEAT, and TCO. It ... More


Introduction: Lamarckian Problematics in Biology

Eva Jablonka

in Transformations of Lamarckism: From Subtle Fluids to Molecular Biology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015141
eISBN:
9780262295642
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015141.003.0015
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter introduces a variety of issues in Lamarckian problematics in biology. It discusses the significance of developmental plasticity in evolution, epigenetic inheritance and genomic ... More


Selective Hard Compatibilism

Paul Russell

in Action, Ethics, and Responsibility

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014731
eISBN:
9780262289276
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014731.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter discusses the compatibilist view that is focused on examining the nature of the capacities required for freedom and moral responsibility. The difficulty this view faces lies in the ... More


Manipulation and Guidance Control: A Reply to Long

John Martin Fischer

in Action, Ethics, and Responsibility

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014731
eISBN:
9780262289276
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014731.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter presents the concept of guidance control, the freedom-relevant condition necessary and sufficient for moral responsibility, as part of an overall framework for moral responsibility. ... More


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