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  1. Jean Hampton (2007). The Intrinsic Worth of Persons: Contractarianism in Moral and Political Philosophy. Cambridge University Press.
    Contractarianism in some form has been at the center of recent debates in moral and political philosophy. Jean Hampton was one of the most gifted philosophers involved in these debates and provided both important criticisms of prominent contractarian theories plus powerful defenses and applications of the core ideas of contractarianism. In these essays, she brought her distinctive approach, animated by concern for the intrinsic worth of persons, to bear on topics such as guilt, punishment, self-respect, family relations, and the maintenance (...)
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  2. Jean Hampton (2006). O problema da justificação do estado. Critica.
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  3. Anita Allen, Samantha Brennan, Drucilla Cornell, Ann Cudd, Jean Hampton, S. A. Lloyd, Linda McClain, Martha Nussbaum, Susan Okin & Patricia Smith (2004). Varieties of Feminist Liberalism. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
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  4. 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.
     
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  5. Jean Hampton (1998). The Authority of Reason. Cambridge University Press.
    This challenging and provocative book argues against much contemporary orthodoxy in philosophy and the social sciences by showing why objectivity in the domain of ethics is really no different from the objectivity of scientific knowledge. Many philosophers and social scientists have challenged the idea that we act for objectively authoritative reasons. Jean Hampton takes up the challenge by undermining two central assumptions of this contemporary orthodoxy: that one can understand instrumental reasons without appeal to objective authority, and that the adoption (...)
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  6. Jean Hampton (1997). Political Philosophy. Westview Press.
    Political philosophy, perhaps even more than other branches of philosophy, calls for constant renewal to reflect not just re-readings of the tradition but also the demands of current events. In this lively and readable survey, Jean Hampton has created a text for our time that does justice both to the great traditions of the field and to the newest developments. In a marvelous feat of synthesis, she links the classical tradition, the giants of the modern period, the dominant topics of (...)
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  7. Jean Hampton (1997). The Wisdom of the Egoist: The Moral and Political Implications of Valuing the Self. Social Philosophy and Policy 14 (01):21-.
  8. Jean Hampton (1996). The Limits of Hobbesian Contractarianism, Jody Krauss, Cambridge University Press, 1993, 334 + Ix Pages. Economics and Philosophy 12 (01):125-.
  9. Jean Hampton (1995). Does Hume Have an Instrumental Conception of Practical Reason? Hume Studies 21 (1):57-74.
    Many philosophers and social scientists regard the instrumental theory of practical reason as highly plausible, and standardly credit David Hume as the first philosopher to formulate this conception of reason clearly. Yet Hume does not advocate the instrumental conception of practical reason as that conception is normally understood by contemporary theorists who endorse it. Instead, Hume's view is that there is no such thing as "practical reason", that is, no such thing as a form of reason that has either motivational (...)
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  10. Jean Hampton (1995). Naturalism and Moral Reasons. Canadian Journal of Philosophy 25 (sup1):107-133.
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  11. Jean Hampton (1994). The Common Faith of Liberalism. Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 75 (3-4):186-216.
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  12. Jean Hampton (1994). The Failure of Expected-Utility Theory as a Theory of Reason. Economics and Philosophy 10 (02):195-.
  13. Jean Hampton (1993). Selflessness and the Loss of Self. Social Philosophy and Policy 10 (1):135-16.
    Sacrificing one's own interests in order to serve another is, in general, supposed to be a good thing, an example of altruism, the hallmark of morality, and something we should commend to (but not always require of) the entirely-too-selfish human beings of our society. But let me recount a story that I hope will persuade the reader to start questioning this conventional philosophical wisdom. Last year, a friend of mine was talking with me about a mutual acquaintance whose two sons (...)
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  14. Jean Hampton (1992). Hobbes and Ethical Naturalism. Philosophical Perspectives 6:333-353.
  15. Jean Hampton (1992). Rethinking Reason. American Philosophical Quarterly 29 (3):219 - 236.
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  16. Jean Hampton (1992). Thomas Hobbes. In Lawrence C. Becker & Charlotte B. Becker (eds.), The Encyclopedia of Ethics. Garland Publishing Inc. 543--549.
     
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  17. Jean Hampton (1991). A New Theory of Retribution. In R. G. Frey & Christopher W. Morris (eds.), Liability and Responsibility: Essays in Law and Morals. Cambridge University Press. 390--92.
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  18. Jean Hampton (1991). Cooperating and Contracting: A Reply to I. Haji's "Hampton on Hobbes on State-of-Nature Cooperation". Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 51 (3):603-609.
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  19. Jean Hampton (1991). Cooperating and Contracting. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 51 (3):603-609.
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  20. Jean Hampton (1991). Edward F. McClennen, Rationality and Dynamic Choice Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 11 (4):273-275.
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  21. Jean Hampton (1990). Mensrea. Social Philosophy and Policy 7 (02):1-.
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  22. Jean Hampton (1990). The Contractarian Explanation of the State. Midwest Studies in Philosophy 15 (1):344-371.
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  23. Jeffrie G. Murphy & Jean Hampton (1990). [Book Review] Forgiveness and Mercy. [REVIEW] Ethics 100.
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  24. Jean Hampton (1989). Should Political Philosophy Be Done Without Metaphysics? Ethics 99 (4):791-814.
    In this paper, The author discusses rawls's recent argument that the aim of political philosophy is not the pursuit of truth but of "free agreement, Reconciliation through public reason" designed to forge an "overlapping consensus." although the author is prepared to agree that political philosophy should sometimes have this goal, She maintains that there are metaphysical commitments about the nature of human beings underlying philosophy itself which commit the political philosophers to pursuing conditions of freedom and equal respect for all, (...)
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  25. Jean Hampton (1989). The Nature of Immorality. Social Philosophy and Policy 7 (01):22-.
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  26. Jean Hampton (1988). Comments on Hobbes Social-Contract. Noûs 22 (1):85-86.
     
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  27. Jean Hampton (1988). Can We Agree on Morals? [REVIEW] Canadian Journal of Philosophy 18 (2):331-355.
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  28. Jean Hampton (1988). Review: Can We Agree on Morals? [REVIEW] Canadian Journal of Philosophy 18 (2):331 - 355.
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  29. Jean Hampton (1988). Symposium Papers, Comments and an Abstract: Comments on "Hobbes' Social Contract". Noûs 22 (1):85-86.
  30. Jean Hampton (1987). Free-Rider Problems in the Production of Collective Goods. Economics and Philosophy 3 (02):245-.
  31. Jean Hampton (1986/1988). Hobbes and the Social Contract Tradition. Cambridge University Press.
    This major study of Hobbes's political philosophy draws on recent developments in game and decision theory to explore whether the thrust of the argument in Leviathan, that it is in the interests of the people to create a ruler with absolute power, can be shown to be cogent. Professor Hampton has written a book of vital importance to political philosophers, political and social scientists, and intellectual historians.
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  32. Jean Hampton (1985). Hobbes's State of War. Topoi 4 (1):47-60.
  33. Jean Hampton (1984). The Moral Education Theory of Punishment. Philosophy and Public Affairs 13 (3):208-238.
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  34. Jean Hampton (1980). Contracts and Choices: Does Rawls Have a Social Contract Theory? Journal of Philosophy 77 (6):315-338.