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  1. Common Sense Morality and Consequentialism.Michael A. Slote - 1985 - Routledge & Kegan.
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    Beyond Optimizing: A Study of Rational Choice.Michael A. Slote - 1989 - Harvard University Press.
    Argues that rather than pursuing every optimizing choice, individuals use common sense in making decisions, and includes real-life examples.
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    Goods and Virtues.Michael A. Slote - 1983 - Oxford University Press.
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    Time in Counterfactuals.Michael A. Slote - 1978 - Philosophical Review 87 (1):3-27.
  5. An Empirical Basis for Psychological Egoism.Michael Anthony Slote - 1964 - Journal of Philosophy 61 (18):530-537.
    In the present paper I wish to argue that psychological egoism may well have a basis in the empirical facts of human psychology. Certain contemporary learning theorists, e.g., Hull and Skinner, have put forward behavioristic theories of the origin and functioning of human motives which posit a certain number of basically "selfish, " unlearned primary drives or motives (like hunger, thirst, sleep, elimination, and sex), explain all other, higher-order, drives or motives as derived genetically from the primary ones via certain (...)
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  6. The Rationality of Aesthetic Value Judgments.Michael A. Slote - 1971 - Journal of Philosophy 68 (22):821-839.
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    Reason and Scepticism.Michael A. Slote - 1970 - New York: Routledge.
    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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    Causality and the Concept of a “Thing”.Michael A. Slote - 1979 - Midwest Studies in Philosophy 4 (1):387-399.
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    Metaphysics and Essence.Michael A. Slote - 1974 - Blackwell.
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    Desert, Consent, and Justice.Michael A. Slote - 1973 - Philosophy and Public Affairs 2 (4):323-347.
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    God and Other Minds: A Study of the Rational Justification of Belief in God.Michael A. Slote - 1970 - Journal of Philosophy 67 (2):39-45.
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    The Theory of Important Criteria.Michael Anthony Slote - 1966 - Journal of Philosophy 63 (8):211-224.
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    Inapplicable Concepts.Michael A. Slote - 1975 - Philosophical Studies 28 (4):265 - 271.
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  14. Moral Psychology.Michael A. Slote - 1998 - Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
    Moral psychology as a discipline is centrally concerned with psychological issues that arise in connection with the moral evaluation of actions. It deals with the psychological presuppositions of valid morality, that is, with assumptions it seems necessary for us to make in order for there to be such a thing as objective or binding moral requirements: for example, if we lack free will or are all incapable of unselfishness, then it is not clear how morality can really apply to human (...)
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    Some Thoughts on Goodman's Riddle.Michael Anthony Slote - 1967 - Analysis 27 (4):128 - 132.
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    Free Will, Determinism, and the Theory of Important Criteria.Michael A. Slote - 1969 - Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 12 (1-4):317-38.
    The Theory of Important Criteria is used to argue that the age?old problem of the compatibility of free will and determinism turns on the question of the importance of causal indeterminacy of choice as a criterion of being able to do otherwise. One's answer to this question depends in turn on one's evaluation of certain moral issues and of the force and significance of certain similes, analogies and diagrams in terms of which one can ?depict? a deterministic universe. It is (...)
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    Existentialism and the Fear of Dying.Michael A. Slote - 1975 - American Philosophical Quarterly 12 (1):17 - 28.
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    Entrenchment and Validity.Michael A. Slote - 1974 - Analysis 34 (6):204 - 207.
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    A General Solution to Goodman's Riddle?Michael A. Slote - 1968 - Analysis 29 (2):55 - 58.
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    Morality and Ignorance.Michael A. Slote - 1977 - Journal of Philosophy 74 (12):745-767.
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    Value Judgments and the Theory of Important Criteria.Michael Anthony Slote - 1968 - Journal of Philosophy 65 (4):94-112.
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    Induction and Other Minds.Michael Anthony Slote - 1966 - Review of Metaphysics 20 (2):341-60.
    In "Induction and Other Minds," Plantinga casts the Argument from Analogy in the form of an inductive argument in the following way.
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    Empirical Certainty and the Theory of Important Criteria.Michael Anthony Slote - 1967 - Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 10 (1-4):21 – 37.
    Philosophers frequently treat certainty as some sort of absolute, while ordinary men typically do not. According to the Theory of Important Criteria, on which the present paper is based, this difference is not to be explained in terms of ambiguity or vagueness in the word?certain?, but rather in terms of disagreement between ordinary men and philosophers as to the importance of one of the criteria of the ordinary sense of?certain?. I argue that there is reason to think that certainty is (...)
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    Philosophical Tasks: An Introduction to Ssme Aims and Methods in Recent Philosophy.Michael A. Slote - 1974 - Philosophical Review 83 (4):553-555.
  25. Metaphysics and Essence.Michael A. Slote - 1975 - Philosophy 51 (196):241-243.
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    Confirmation and Conservatism.Michael A. Slote - 1981 - American Philosophical Quarterly 18 (1):79 - 84.
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  27. Critical Study.Richard J. Bernstein, E. M. Zemach & Michael Anthony Slote - forthcoming - Foundations of Language.
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  28. D. The Role and Significance of Desert.Michael A. Slote - 1999 - In Louis P. Pojman & Owen McLeod (eds.), What Do We Deserve?: A Reader on Justice and Desert. Oxford University Press. pp. 210.
  29. Entrenchment and validity.Michael A. Slote - 1974 - Analysis 34 (6):204.
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  30. Reason and Scepticism.Michael A. Slote - 1971 - Philosophy 46 (178):363-365.
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  31. Some thoughts on Goodman's riddle.Michael Anthony Slote - 1967 - Analysis 27 (4):128.
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