Oxford Studies in Experimental Philosophy, Volume 1

Paperback | November 24, 2014

EditorTania Lombrozo, Joshua Knobe, Shaun Nichols

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The new field of experimental philosophy has emerged as the methods of psychological science have been brought to bear on traditional philosophical issues. Oxford Studies in Experimental Philosophy will be the place to go to see outstanding new work in the field. It will feature papers byphilosophers, papers by psychologists, and papers co-authored by people in both disciplines. The series heralds the emergence of a truly interdisciplinary field in which people from different disciplines are working together to address a shared set of questions.The inaugural volume is roughly structured into four sections. The first three papers focus on recent developments in moral psychology, a topic that has seen lively debate and a great deal of progress over the last decade. The second section highlights three contributions that bring new methods tomoral psychology: formal modeling and special populations. The third section brings together four papers that adopt an experimental philosophy approach to novel topics, including intuitive dualism, generics, joint action, and happiness. And the last two papers provide critical and historical contextto the development of experimental philosophy.

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The new field of experimental philosophy has emerged as the methods of psychological science have been brought to bear on traditional philosophical issues. Oxford Studies in Experimental Philosophy will be the place to go to see outstanding new work in the field. It will feature papers byphilosophers, papers by psychologists, and paper...

Tania Lombrozo is an Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley. Her research combines methods and insights from philosophy and psychology to address questions about explanation and understanding, learning, causal reasoning, conceptual representation, and social cognition. She is also a regular blogger...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:384 pagesPublished:November 24, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Introduction1. David Faraci and David Shoemaker: Huck vs. Jojo: Moral Ignorance and the (A)Symmetry of Praise and Blame2. Jennifer Cole Wright, Cullen B. McWhite, Piper T. Grandjean: The Cognitive Mechanisms of Intolerance: Do Our Meta-Ethical Commitments Matter?3. Christian Barry, Matthew Lindauer, Gerhard Overland: Doing, Allowing, and Enabling Harm: An Empirical Investigation4. Tobias Gerstenberg and David A. Lagnado: Attributing Responsibility: Actual and Counterfactual Worlds5. Elise M. Cardinale, Elizabeth C. Finger, Julia C. Schechter, Ilana T. N. Jurkowitz, R. J. R. Blair, and Abigail A. Marsh: The Moral Status of an Action Influences its Perceived Intentional Status in Adolescents with Psychopathic Traits6. Edouard Machery and Tiziana Zalla: The Concept of Intentional Action in High Functioning Autism7. Anthony I. Jack: A Scientific case for Conceptual Dualism: The Problem of Consciousness and the Opposing Domains Hypothesis8. Sarah-Jane Leslie: Carving up the Social World with Generics9. Deborah Tollefsen, Roger Kreuz, Rick Dale: Flavors of "Togetherness": Experimental Philosophy and Theories of Joint Action10. Jonathan Phillips, Sven Nyholm, Shen-yi Liao: The Good in Happiness11. James Woodward: Causal Reasoning: Philosophy and Experiment12. Taylor Murphy: Experimental Philosophy: 1935-1965