44 found
Sort by:
Disambiguations:
Gregory S. Kavka [48]Gregory Stephen Kavka [1]
  1. John Charvet, Joshua Cohen, David Gauthier, M. M. Goldsmith, Jean Hampton, Gregory S. Kavka, Patrick Riley, Arthur Ripstein & A. John Simmons (1998). The Social Contract Theorists: Critical Essays on Hobbes, Locke, and Rousseau. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  2. Jules L. Coleman, Christopher W. Morris & Gregory S. Kavka (eds.) (1998). Rational Commitment and Social Justice: Essays for Gregory Kavka. Cambridge University Press.
    Greg Kavka (1947-1994) was a prominent and influential figure in contemporary moral and political philosophy. The new essays in this volume are concerned with fundamental issues of rational commitment and social justice to which Kavka devoted his work as a philosopher. The essays take Kavka's work as a point of departure and seek to advance the respective debates. The topics include: the relationship between intention and moral action as part of which Kavka's famous 'toxin puzzle' is a focus of discussion, (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  3. Gregory S. Kavka (1995). Contemporary Political and Social Philosophy. Cambridge University Press.
    No categories
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  4. Gregory S. Kavka (1995). The Rationality of Rule-Following: Hobbes's Dispute with the Foole. [REVIEW] Law and Philosophy 14 (1):5 - 34.
  5. Gregory S. Kavka (1995). Why Even Morally Perfect People Would Need Government. Social Philosophy and Policy 12 (01):1-18.
    Why do we need government? A common view is that government is necessary to constrain people's conduct toward one another, because people are not sufficiently virtuous to exercise the requisite degree of control on their own. This view was expressed perspicuously, and artfully, by liberal thinker James Madison, in The Federalist , number 51, where he wrote: “If men were angels, no government would be necessary.” Madison's idea is shared by writers ranging across the political spectrum. It finds clear expression (...)
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  6. Gregory S. Kavka (1994). The Costs of Crimes: Coleman Amended:Risks and Wrongs. Jules L. Coleman. Ethics 104 (3):582-.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  7. Gregory S. Kavka (1994). Review: The Costs of Crimes: Coleman Amended. [REVIEW] Ethics 104 (3):582 - 592.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  8. Gregory S. Kavka (1993). Book Review:Justice Between Age Groups and Generations. Peter Laslett, James S. Fishkin. [REVIEW] Ethics 104 (1):184-.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  9. Gregory S. Kavka (1993). Internal Prisoner's Dilemma Vindicated. Economics and Philosophy 9 (01):171-.
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  10. Gregory S. Kavka (1993). Rationality Triumphant: Gauthier's Moral Theory. Dialogue 32 (02):347-.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  11. Gregory S. Kavka (1992). Book Review:The Limits of Government: An Essay on the Public Goods Argument. David Schmidtz. [REVIEW] Ethics 102 (2):399-.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  12. Gregory S. Kavka (1992). Disability and the Right to Work. Social Philosophy and Policy 9 (01):262-.
    It is, perhaps, a propitious time to discuss the economic rights of disabled persons. In recent years, the media in the United States have re-ported on such notable events as: students at the nation's only college for the deaf stage a successful protest campaign to have a deaf individual ap-pointed president of their institution; a book by a disabled British physicist on the origins of the universe becomes a best seller; a pitcher with only one arm has a successful rookie (...)
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  13. Gregory S. Kavka (1991). Is Individual Choice Less Problematic Than Collective Choice? Economics and Philosophy 7 (2):143-165.
    It is commonplace to suppose that the theory of individual rational choice is considerably less problematic than the theory of collective rational choice. In particular, it is often assumed by philosophers, economists, and other social scientists that an individual's choices among outcomes accurately reflect that individual's underlying preferences or values. Further, it is now well known that if an individual's choices among outcomes satisfy certain plausible axioms of rationality or consistency, that individual's choice-behavior can be interpreted as maximizing expected utility (...)
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  14. Gregory S. Kavka (1991). Book Review:Reason and Morality: A Defense of the Egocentric Perspective. Richard Fumerton. [REVIEW] Ethics 101 (3):644-.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  15. Gregory S. Kavka (1991). Markets, Morals and the Law, Jules L. Coleman. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988, Xvii + 393 Pages. [REVIEW] Economics and Philosophy 7 (01):105-112.
  16. Gregory S. Kavka (1991). Was the Gulf War a Just War? Journal of Social Philosophy 22 (1):20-29.
    In the early months of 1991, the United States—in alliance with a number of other nations—fought a large scale air and ground war to evict Iraq's occupying army from the emirate of Kuwait. In this paper, I will consider the question of whether this U.S. military campaign was a just war according to the criteria of traditional just war theory—the only developed moral theory of warfare that we have. My aim, however, is not so much to reach a verdict about (...)
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  17. Gregory S. Kavka (1991). Jules L. Coleman's "Markets, Morals and the Law". [REVIEW] Economics and Philosophy 7:105.
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  18. Gregory S. Kavka (1990). Some Social Benefits of Uncertainty. Midwest Studies in Philosophy 15 (1):311-326.
    No categories
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  19. Gregory S. Kavka (1989). Sweethearts of SDI: A Response to Woodward. Ethics 99 (3):572-573.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  20. Gregory S. Kavka (1988). Some Neglected Liberal Aspects of Hobbes's Philosophy. Hobbes Studies 1 (1):89-108.
  21. Gregory S. Kavka (1987). Nuclear Weapons and World Government. The Monist 70 (3):298-315.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  22. John P. Holdren, Paul Ehrlich, Anne Ehrlich, Gary Stahl, Berel Lang, Richard H. Popkin, Joseph Margolis, Patrick Morgan, John Hare, Russell Hardin, Richard A. Watson, Gregory S. Kavka, Jean Bethke Elshtain, Sidney Axinn, Terry Nardin, Douglas P. Lackey, Jefferson McMahan, Edmund Pellegrino, Stephen Toulmin, Dietrich Fischer, Edward F. McClennen, Louis Rene Beres, Arne Naess, Richard Falk & Milton Fisk (1986). Nuclear Weapons and the Future of Humanity: The Fundamental Questions. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  23. Gregory S. Kavka (1986). A Critique of Pure Defense. Journal of Philosophy 83 (11):625-633.
  24. Gregory S. Kavka (1986). Hobbesian Moral and Political Theory. Princeton University Press.
    In fact, it requires two major social institutions--morality and government--working in a coordinated fashion to do so. This is one of the main themes of Hobbes's philosophy that will be developed in this book.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  25. Gregory S. Kavka (1985). Space War Ethics. Ethics 95 (3):673-691.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  26. Gregory S. Kavka (1983). Doubts About Unilateral Nuclear Disarmament. Philosophy and Public Affairs 12 (3):255-260.
  27. Gregory S. Kavka (1983). Hobbes's War of All Against All. Ethics 93 (2):291-310.
  28. Gregory S. Kavka (1983). Review. [REVIEW] Topoi 2 (2):227-230.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  29. Gregory S. Kavka (1983). Rule by Fear. Noûs 17 (4):601-620.
    No categories
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  30. Gregory S. Kavka (1983). Right Reason and Natural Law in Hobbes's Ethics. The Monist 66 (1):120-133.
  31. Gregory S. Kavka (1983). The Toxin Puzzle. Analysis 43 (1):33-36.
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  32. Gregory S. Kavka (1983). When Two 'Wrongs' Make a Right: An Essay on Business Ethics. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 2 (1):61 - 66.
    Sometimes two wrongs do make a right. That is, others' violations of moral rules may make it permissible for one to also violate these rules, to avoid being unfairly disadvantaged. This claim, originally advanced by Hobbes, is applied to three cases in business. It is suggested that the claim is one source of scepticism concerning business ethics. I argue, however, that the conditions under which business competitors' violations of moral rules would render one's own violations permissible are quite restricted. Hence, (...)
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  33. Gregory S. Kavka (1982). Two Solutions to the Paradox of Revolution. Midwest Studies in Philosophy 7 (1):455-472.
    No categories
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  34. Gregory S. Kavka (1982). Deterrence and Utility Again: A Response to Bernard. Theory and Decision 14 (1):99-102.
  35. Gregory S. Kavka (1982). The Paradox of Future Individuals. Philosophy and Public Affairs 11 (2):93-112.
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  36. Gregory S. Kavka (1980). Deterrence, Utility, and Rational Choice. Theory and Decision 12 (1):41-60.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  37. Gregory S. Kavka (1980). What Is Newcomb's Problem About? American Philosophical Quarterly 17 (4):271 - 280.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  38. Gregory S. Kavka (1979). The Numbers Should Count. Philosophical Studies 36 (3):285 - 294.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  39. Gregory S. Kavka (1978). Some Paradoxes of Deterrence. Journal of Philosophy 75 (6):285-302.
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  40. Gregory S. Kavka (1976). Eschatological Falsification. Religious Studies 12 (2):201 - 205.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  41. Gregory S. Kavka (1975). Extensional Equivalence and Utilitarian Generalization. Theoria 41 (3):125-147.
    No categories
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  42. Gregory S. Kavka (1975). Rawls on Average and Total Utility. Philosophical Studies 27 (4):237 - 253.
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  43. Gregory S. Kavka (1974). Wrongdoing and Guilt. Journal of Philosophy 71 (18):663-664.
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation