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Eric Silverman
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    The Uncontrolling Love of God: An Open and Relational Account of Providence.Eric J. Silverman - 2017 - Philosophical Quarterly 67 (266):209-211.
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    Aristotle's Argument for Perfectionism.Eric J. Silverman - 2011 - In Michael Bruce & Steven Barbone (eds.), Just the Arguments: 100 of the Most Important Arguments in Western Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell.
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    Robert Solomon’s Rejection of Aristotelian Virtue.Eric J. Silverman - 2011 - Essays in Philosophy 12 (1):3.
    A recurring theme within Robert Solomon’s writings concerns the central importance of the passions. His high regard for the passions even motivates him to challenge the traditional understanding of virtue. Solomon rejects the Aristotelian view that virtues are dispositions of character developed according to rational principles rather than passions. He offers the counter-example of erotic love as a passion that is not based upon rationality, which he argues ought to be viewed as a virtue. This paper argues that while Solomon’s (...)
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    Adama's True Lie: Earth and the Problem of Knowledge.Eric J. Silverman - 2008 - In Jason T. Eberl (ed.), Battlestar Galactica and Philosophy: Knowledge Here Begins Out There. Wiley-Blackwell. pp. 192--202.
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  5. Paradise Understood: New Philosophical Essays About Heaven.T. Ryan Byerly & Eric J. Silverman (eds.) - 2017 - Oxford University Press.
    A collection of seventeen philosophical essays that systematically investigate heaven, or paradise, as conceived within theistic religious traditions.
     
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    The Prudence of Love: How Possessing the Virtue of Love Benefits the Lover.Eric J. Silverman - 2009 - Lexington Books.
    The Prudence of Love focuses upon the intersection of philosophical, theological, and psychological issues related to love. Eric Silverman defends an account of love derived from the views of Thomas Aquinas and argues that love provides numerous psychological and relational benefits that increase the lover's happiness. Furthermore, he argues that love is beneficial according to all major contemporary accounts of happiness.
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  7. The Supremacy of Love: An Agape-Centered Vision of Aristotelian Virtue Ethics.Eric J. Silverman - 2019 - Lexington Books.
    The Supremacy of Love advocates an agape-centered vision of virtue ethics, combining traditional Aristotelian ethics with insights from Thomas Aquinas. It shows why virtue is good for the virtuous individual, reimagines impartiality so that it is compatible with close personal relationships, and has pluralistic cross-cultural applications.
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    The Ultimate Game of Thrones and Philosophy.Eric J. Silverman & Robert Arp (eds.) - 2017
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    Paradise Understood: New Philosophical Essays About Heaven.T. Ryan Byerly & Eric J. Silverman (eds.) - 2017 - Oxford University Press.
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