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The Genealogy of Testimonial Justice

Miranda Fricker

in Epistemic Injustice: Power and the Ethics of Knowing

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198237907
eISBN:
9780191706844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198237907.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter traces the genealogy of the virtue of testimonial justice back to the State of Nature. Building on Bernard Williams' account of two basic ‘virtues of truth’, namely Accuracy and ... More


The Dynamics of Anarchy

Peter Vanderschraaf

in Strategic Justice: Convention and Problems of Balancing Divergent Interests

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780199832194
eISBN:
9780190213336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199832194.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

A computational model of interaction in anarchy is presented and used to predict the outcome of anarchy. Hobbes’ and Locke’s classic a priori analyses of the State of Nature are compared, including ... More


The Making and Breaking of States: The End of Empire in India Revisited: Raleigh Lecture on History read 27 November 2012 by

Judith M. Brown

in British Academy Lectures 2012-13: Published in the online Journal of the British Academy

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780197265666
eISBN:
9780191771927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265666.003.0006
Subject:
History, World Modern History

Recent events in the Arab world have sharpened and widened public interest in the way states can be broken and made. Since the end of the Second World War the world has seen three great waves of ... More


Preferences and Production under Uncertainty

Robert G. Chambers

in Competitive Agents in Certain and Uncertain Markets

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190063016
eISBN:
9780190063047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190063016.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics, Microeconomics

The Arrow-Savage-Debreu formalism (state space, consequence space, acts) for modelling a stochastic decision is introduced. Preferences over stochastic outcomes framed as maps (acts) from the state ... More


The Circumstances of Justice

Peter Vanderschraaf

in Strategic Justice: Convention and Problems of Balancing Divergent Interests

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780199832194
eISBN:
9780190213336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199832194.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

A new account of the Circumstances of Justice, the background conditions that are necessary and sufficient for justice to exist between the parties of a society, is developed in terms of convention. ... More


Care

Neema Parvini

in Shakespeare's Moral Compass

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474432870
eISBN:
9781474453745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474432870.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter assesses the extent to which harm is caused in Shakespeare’s plays when the moral order breaks down by focusing on plays in which the dramatis personae revert to the Hobbesian state of ... More


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