M.J. Davis Universidad de Los Andes
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  • PhD, Australian National University, 2005.

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  1. Ronna Burger & Michael Davis (eds.) (2012). The Archaeology of the Soul: Platonic Readings in Ancient Poetry and Philosophy. St. Augustines Press.
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  2. Michael Davis (2012). The Soul of the Greeks: An Inquiry. University of Chicago Press.
    The understanding of the soul in the West has been profoundly shaped by Christianity, and its influence can be seen in certain assumptions often made about the soul: that, for example, if it does exist, it is separable from the body, free, immortal, and potentially pure. The ancient Greeks, however, conceived of the soul quite differently. In this ambitious new work, Michael Davis analyzes works by Homer, Herodotus, Euripides, Plato, and Aristotle to reveal how the ancient Greeks portrayed and understood (...)
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    Michael Davis (2011). A Little Give and Take: Problems in the Empiricism of Sellars and His Followers. Discusiones Filosóficas 11 (17):53-67.
    The starting point of this paper is Sellars’s rejection of foundationalist empiricism as found in his discussion of the Myth of the Given. Sellars attacks the Myth from two main angles, corresponding to the two elements of empiricism: the idea that our beliefs are justified by the world, and the idea that our concepts are derived from experience. In correctly attacking the second, Sellars is also, incorrectly, led to attack the first. Thus, Sellars rejects the commonsensical idea that at least (...)
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  4. Michael Davis (2009). Punishment Theory’s Golden Half Century: A Survey of Developments From 1957 to 2007. Journal of Ethics 13 (1):73-100.
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  5. Michael Davis (2004). Teaching Moral Responsibility Within Organizations. Business and Professional Ethics Journal 23 (3):77-91.
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  6. Michael Davis (2004). The One-Sided Obligations of Journalism. Journal of Mass Media Ethics 19 (3):207-222.
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  7. Michael Davis, Christopher Meyers, Lisa H. Newton & Elliot D. Cohen (2004). Report Cards. Journal of Mass Media Ethics 19 (3-4):161-165.
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  8. Michael Davis, Christopher Meyers, Lisa Newton & Elliot Cohen (2004). Report Cards. Journal of Mass Media Ethics 19 (3):161-165.
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  9. Michael Davis (1993). Treating Patients With Infectious Diseases. Professional Ethics, a Multidisciplinary Journal 2 (1):51-65.
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  10. Michael Davis (1992). Technical Decisions. Business and Professional Ethics Journal 11 (3):41-55.
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