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  1. The Problem of Abortion and the Doctrine of Double Effect.Philippa Foot - 1967 - Oxford Review 5:5-15.
    One of the reasons why most of us feel puzzled about the problem of abortion is that we want, and do not want, to allow to the unborn child the rights that belong to adults and children. When we think of a baby about to be born it seems absurd to think that the next few minutes or even hours could make so radical a difference to its status; yet as we go back in the life of the fetus we (...)
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  2. Natural Goodness.Philippa Foot - 2001 - Oxford University Press.
    Philippa Foot has for many years been one of the most distinctive and influential thinkers in moral philosophy. Long dissatisfied with the moral theories of her contemporaries, she has gradually evolved a theory of her own that is radically opposed not only to emotivism and prescriptivism but also to the whole subjectivist, anti-naturalist movement deriving from David Hume. Dissatisfied with both Kantian and utilitarian ethics, she claims to have isolated a special form of evaluation that predicates goodness and defect only (...)
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    Natural Goodness.Philippa Foot & Peter Geach - 2001 - Philosophical Quarterly 52 (209):621-631.
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  4. Morality as a System of Hypothetical Imperatives.Philippa Foot - 1972 - Philosophical Review 81 (3):305-316.
  5. Virtues and Vices.Phillipa Foot - 1997 - In Thomas L. Carson & Paul K. Moser (eds.), Morality and the Good Life. Oup Usa.
  6. Virtues and Vices.Philippa Foot - 1997 - In Daniel Statman (ed.), Noûs. Georgetown University Press. pp. 163--177.
    'Foot stands out among contemporary ethical theorists because of her conviction that virtues and vices are more central ethical notions than rights, duties, justice, or consequences - the primary focus of most other contemporary theorists. This volume brings together a dozen essays published between 1957 and 1977, and includes two new ones as well. In the first, Foot argues explicitly for an ethic of virtue, and in the next five discusses abortion, euthanasia, free will/determination, and the ethics of Hume and (...)
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    Virtues and Vices.Philippa Foot - 1983 - Noûs 17 (1):117-121.
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  8. Utilitarianism and the Virtues.Philippa Foot - 1985 - Mind 94 (374):196-209.
  9. Virtues and Vices and Other Essays in Moral Philosophy.Philippa Foot - 1978 - Oxford University Press.
    "Foot stands out among contemporary ethical theorists because of her conviction that virtues and vices are more central ethical notions than rights, duties, justice, or consequences--the primary focus of most other contemporary moral theorists....[These] essays embody to some extent her commitment to an ethics of virtue. Foot's style is straightforward and readable, her arguments subtle..."--Choice.
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    Virtues and Vices and Other Essays in Moral Philosophy.Philippa Foot, James D. Wallace & Arthur Flemming - 1980 - Ethics 90 (4):587-595.
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    Virtues and Vices: And Other Essays in Moral Philosophy.Philippa Foot - 2002 - Oxford University Press UK.
    'Foot stands out among contemporary ethical theorists because of her conviction that virtues and vices are more central ethical notions than rights, duties, justice, or consequences - the primary focus of most other contemporary theorists. This volume brings together a dozen essays published between 1957 and 1977, and includes two new ones as well. In the first, Foot argues explicitly for an ethic of virtue, and in the next five discusses abortion, euthanasia, free will/determination, and the ethics of Hume and (...)
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  12. Moral Dilemmas.Philippa Foot - 2005 - Mind 114 (454):371-389.
    Moral Dilemmas is the second volume of collected essays by the eminent moral philosopher Philippa Foot, gathering the best of her work from the late 1970s to the 1990s. It fills the gap between her famous 1978 collection Virtues and Vices and her acclaimed monograph Natural Goodness, published in 2001. In this new collection Professor Foot develops further her critique of the dominant ethical theories of the last fifty years, and discusses such topics as the nature of moral judgement, practical (...)
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  13. Euthanasia.Philippa Foot - 1977 - Philosophy and Public Affairs 6 (2):85-112.
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  14. Moral Realism and Moral Dilemma.Philippa Foot - 1983 - Journal of Philosophy 80 (7):379-398.
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  15. Moral Arguments.Philippa Foot - 1958 - Mind 67 (268):502-513.
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  16. Moral Dilemmas and Other Topics in Moral Philosophy.Philippa Foot - 2002 - Oxford University Press.
    Moral Dilemmas is the second volume of collected essays by the eminent moral philosopher Philippa Foot, gathering the best of her work from the late 1970s to the 1990s. It fills the gap between her famous 1978 collection Virtues and Vice (now reissued) and her acclaimed monograph Natural Goodness, published in 2001. In this new collection, Professor Foot develops further her critique of the dominant ethical theories of the last fifty years, and discusses such topics as the nature of moral (...)
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  17. Natural Goodness.Philippa Foot - 2001 - Tijdschrift Voor Filosofie 64 (3):604-606.
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  18. Morality and Art.Philippa Foot - 1970 - Proceedings of the British Academy 56 (131-144).
    Discusses the question of the objectivity or subjectivity of moral judgments, hoping to illuminate it by contrasting moral and aesthetic judgments. In her critical assessment of the nature of moral judgments, Foot concludes that some such judgments (as e.g. that Nazism was evil) are definitely objective. The concept of morality here supplies criteria independent of local standards, which function as fixed starting points in arguments across local boundaries, whereas, by contrast, aesthetic truths can ultimately depend on locally determined criteria. More (...)
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  19. Moral Beliefs.Philippa Foot - 1958 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 59:83 - 104.
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    The Varieties of Goodness.Philippa Foot - 1963 - Philosophical Review 74 (2):240-244.
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    Order and Justice in International Relations.Rosemary Foot, John Lewis Gaddis & Andrew Hurrell (eds.) - 2003 - Oxford University Press.
    The relationship between international order and justice has long been central to the study and practice of international relations. For most of the twentieth century, states and international society gave priority to a view of order that focused on the minimum conditions for coexistence in a pluralist, conflictual world. Justice was seen either as secondary or sometimes even as a challenge to order. Recent developments have forced a reassessment of this position. This book sets current concerns within a broad historical (...)
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  22. More Impertinent Distinctions and a Defense of Active Euthanasia.Philippa Foot - 1994 - In Bonnie Steinbock & Alastair Norcross (eds.), Killing and Letting Die. Fordham University Press. pp. 267.
     
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  23. Rationality and Goodness.Philippa Foot - 2004 - Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplement 54:1-13.
    The problem I am going to discuss here concerns practical rationality, rationality not in thought but in action. More particularly, I am going to discuss the rationality, or absence of rationality of moral action. And ‘moral action’ shall mean here something done by someone who believes that to act otherwise would be contrary to, say, justice or charity; or again not done because it is thought that it would be unjust or uncharitable to do it. The question is whether in (...)
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  24. Does Moral Subjectivism Rest on a Mistake?Philippa Foot - 2000 - Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplement 46:107-.
    I have asked that this article should be reprinted in the volume dedicated to Elizabeth Anscombe because it in particular reflects throughout my great indebtedness to her. I remember, as long ago as the late 1940s confidently referring to ‘the difference between descriptive and evaluative reasoning’ in one of the many discussions that we began to have from that time on. She, genuinely puzzled, simply asked, ‘What do you mean?’.
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  25. Nietzsche: The Revaluation of All Values.Philippa Foot - 2001 - In John Richardson & Brian Leiter (eds.), Nietzsche. Oxford University Press.
     
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    Does Moral Subjectivism Rest on a Mistake?†.Philippa Foot - 1995 - Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 15 (1):1-14.
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    Moral Dilemmas: And Other Topics in Moral Philosophy.Philippa Foot - 2002 - Oxford University Press UK.
    Moral Dilemmas is the second volume of collected essays by the eminent moral philosopher Philippa Foot, gathering the best of her work from the late 1970s to the 1990s. It fills the gap between her famous 1978 collection Virtues and Vices and her acclaimed monograph Natural Goodness, published in 2001. In this new collection Professor Foot develops further her critique of the dominant ethical theories of the last fifty years, and discusses such topics as the nature of moral judgement, practical (...)
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  28. Moral Relativism.Phillippa Foot - 1984 - Journal of Philosophy 81 (6):326-333.
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    Utilitarianism and the Virtues.Philippa Foot - 1983 - Proceedings and Addresses of the American Philosophical Association 57 (2):273-283.
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  30. Reasons for Action and Desires.Michael Woods & Philippa Foot - 1972 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 46 (1):189 - 210.
  31. Free Will as Involving Determinism.Philippa Foot - 1957 - Philosophical Review 66 (October):439-50.
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    V—Moral Beliefs.Philippa Foot - 1959 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 59 (1):83-104.
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  33. Killing, Letting Die, and Euthanasia: A Reply to Holly Smith Goldman.Philippa Foot - 1980 - Analysis 41 (3):159 - 160.
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  34. Virtues and Vices. Reprinted in R. Crisp and M. Slote.P. Foot - 1997 - In Daniel Statman (ed.), Virtue Ethics. Georgetown University Press.
     
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    Goodness and Choice.Philippa Foot & Alan Montefiore - 1961 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 35 (1):45-80.
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  36. Theories of Ethics.Philippa Foot - 1967 - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 163:220-221.
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  37. The Problem of Abortion and Negative and Positive Duty: A Reply to James LeRoy Smith.Philippa Foot - 1978 - Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 3 (3):253-255.
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    Rationality and Virtue.Philippa Foot - 1994 - Vienna Circle Institute Yearbook 2:205-216.
    This paper is about the rationality of moral action, and so about a problem that is as old as Plato but which still haunts moral philosophy today. It is about the rationality of following morality; of refraining from murder or robbery for instance, and being faithful in keeping contracts and promises, even where this seems to be against our interest and contrary to what we most desire. The problem of the rationality of morality arises most obviously over such actions and (...)
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  39. Moral Beliefs.Phillipa Foot - 1997 - In Thomas L. Carson & Paul K. Moser (eds.), Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society. Oup Usa. pp. 83.
     
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    The Grammar of Goodness.Philippa Foot - 2009 - In Alex Voorhoeve (ed.), The Harvard Review of Philosophy. Oxford University Press. pp. 32-44.
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  41. 'Is Morality a System of Hypothetical Imperatives?' A Reply to Mr. Holmes.Philippa Foot - 1974 - Analysis 35 (2):53 - 56.
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    The Grammar of Goodness.Philippa Foot - 2003 - The Harvard Review of Philosophy 11 (1):32-44.
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  43. Reasons for Action and Desires.Michael Woods & Philippa Foot - 1972 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, Supplementary Volumes( 46:189-210.
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    Can An ‘Ought’ Be Derived From An ‘Is’?Philippa Foot - 2019 - Philosophy Now 130:26-27.
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    Free Will Involving Determinism.Philippa Foot - 1957 - Philosophical Review 66 (4):439.
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  46. Hart and Honoré: Causation in the Law.Philippa Foot - 1963 - Philosophical Review 72 (4):505-515.
  47. New Books. [REVIEW]D. F. Pears, D. G. C. Macnabb, Paul Streeten, Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka, A. M. Quinton, I. M. Crombie, R. Rhees, B. A. O. Williams, W. J. Rees, Philippa Foot, Homer H. Dubs, N. S. Sutherland & Bernard Mayo - 1957 - Mind 66 (262):265-286.
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  48. Theories of Ethics.Philippa Foot (ed.) - 1967 - Oxford University Press.
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    Rights and Right Conduct.Philippa Foot - 1959 - Philosophical Review 70 (2):260-261.
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    The Natural.Philippa Foot - 2003 - The Philosophers' Magazine 21 (21):40-43.
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