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  1.  17
    Personal Autonomy: Beyond Negative and Positive Liberty.Robert Young - 2017 - Routledge.
    The concept of personal autonomy is central to discussions about democratic rights, personal freedom and individualism in the marketplace. This book, first published in 1986, discusses the concept of personal autonomy in all its facets. It charts historically the discussion of the concept by political thinkers and relates the concept of the autonomy of the individual to the related discussion in political thought about the autonomy of states. It argues that defining personal autonomy as freedom to act without external constraints (...)
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  2. Mind, Brain and Adaptation in the Nineteenth Century.Robert M. Young & Nils Roll-Hansen - 1994 - History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences 16 (2):355.
     
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    White Mythologies: Writing History and the West.Robert Young - 2004 - Routledge.
    In the first edition of White Mythologies (1990) Robert Young challenged the status of history, asking whether in this postmodern era we should consider it a Western myth, with an uncertain status. Is it, he asked, possible to write history that avoids the trap of Eurocentrism? Investigating the history of History, from Hegel to Foucault, White Mythologies calls into question traditional accounts of a single 'World History' which leaves aside the 'Third World' as surplus to the narrative of the West. (...)
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  4. Darwin's Metaphor: Nature's Place in Victorian Culture.Robert M. Young - 1987 - Journal of the History of Biology 20 (1):131-132.
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    Darwin's Metaphor Does Nature Select ?Robert M. Young - 1971 - Dept. Of Philosophy, San Jose College.
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    Darwin’s Metaphor: Does Nature Select?Robert M. Young - 1971 - The Monist 55 (3):442-503.
    It is not too great an exaggeration to claim that On the Origin of Species was, along with Das Kapital, one of the two most significant works in the intellectual history of the nineteenth century. As George Henry Lewes wrote in 1868, ‘No work of our time has been so general in its influence’. However, the very generality of the influence of Darwin’s work provides the chief problem for the intellectual historian. Most books and articles on the subject assert the (...)
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  7. A Critical Theory of Education: Habermas and Our Children's Future.R. E. Young - 1990 - Teachers College Press.
  8. Egalitarianism and Personal Desert.Robert Young - 1992 - Ethics 102 (2):319-341.
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    Tests of Three Hypotheses About the Effective Stimulus in Serial Learning.Robert K. Young - 1962 - Journal of Experimental Psychology 63 (3):307.
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    Medically Assisted Death.Robert Young - 2007 - Cambridge University Press.
    Does a competent person suffering from a terminal illness or enduring an otherwise burdensome existence, who considers his life no longer of value but is incapable of ending it, have a right to be helped to die? Should someone for whom further medical treatment would be futile be allowed to die regardless of expressing a preference to be given all possible treatment? These are some of the questions that are asked and answered in this wide-ranging discussion of both the morality (...)
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  11. The Moral Challenge of Alzheimer Disease.Stephen G. Post & Robert Young - 1997 - Bioethics 11 (2):177-178.
     
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    Scholarship and the History of the Behavioural Sciences.Robert M. Young - 1966 - History of Science 5 (1):1-51.
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    The Value of Autonomy.Robert Young - 1982 - Philosophical Quarterly 32 (126):35-44.
  14. Untying the Text: A Post-Structuralist Reader.Robert Young (ed.) - 1981 - Routledge & Kegan Paul.
    ... mean abstract. From my point of view, it means reflexive, something which turns back on itself: a discourse which turns back on itself is by virtue of ...
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    Voluntary Euthanasia.Robert Young - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
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    Autonomy and the 'Inner Self'.Robert Young - 1980 - American Philosophical Quarterly 17 (1):35 - 43.
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    Egalitarianism and Envy.Robert Young - 1987 - Philosophical Studies 52 (2):261 - 276.
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  18. What Is So Wrong with Killing People?Robert Young - 1979 - Philosophy 54 (210):515-528.
    If killing another human being is morally wrong on at least some occasions, what precisely makes it wrong on those occasions? I have framed the question thus to indicate that I shall not be considering the view that killing another human being is always and everywhere morally wrong. I take it as read that there are at least some morally justifiable killings. Once it is clear what is wrong with killing on some occasions it should become possible to explain why (...)
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    Critical Teaching and Learning.R. E. Young - 1988 - Educational Theory 38 (1):47-59.
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    Moral Development, Ego Autonomy, and Questions of Practicality in the Critical Theory of Schooling.R. E. Young - 1988 - Educational Theory 38 (4):391-404.
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    Dispensing With Moral Rights.Robert Young - 1978 - Political Theory 6 (1):63-74.
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    From Policies to Principles: The Effects of Campus Climate on Academic Integrity, a Mixed Methods Study.Ryan L. Young, Graham N. S. Miller & Cassie L. Barnhardt - 2018 - Journal of Academic Ethics 16 (1):1-17.
    This mixed methods study examines how college students’ perceptions and experiences affect their understanding of academic integrity. Using qualitative and quantitative responses from the Personal and Social Responsibility Institutional Inventory, both quantitative and qualitative results demonstrate that while campuses may see a reduction in overall levels of cheating when punitive academic integrity policies are present, students may develop higher levels of personal and academic integrity through the use of more holistic and community-focused practices.
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    Errors in Children's Subtraction.Richard M. Young & Tim O'Shea - 1981 - Cognitive Science 5 (2):153-177.
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    “Sex Hormones” in Secondary School Biology Textbooks.Ross H. Nehm & Rebecca Young - 2008 - Science & Education 17 (10):1175-1190.
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    Parental Autonomy.John Bigelow, John Campbell, Susan M. Dodds, Robert Pargetter, Elizabeth W. Prior & Robert Young - 1988 - Journal of Applied Philosophy 5 (2):183-196.
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    ‘Existential Suffering’ and Voluntary Medically Assisted Dying.Robert Young - 2014 - Journal of Medical Ethics 40 (2):108-109.
    Jukka Varelius1 ,2 and others3 have advocated that medically assisted dying should be made available on request to competent individuals experiencing ‘existential suffering’. Unlike Cassell and Rich, Varelius believes that existential sufferers do not have to be terminally ill before being helped to die. He does not regard ‘existential suffering’ on its own as sufficient to justify voluntary medically assisted dying, but believes it to be one of a set of jointly sufficient conditions . In ‘Medical expertise, existential suffering and (...)
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    Miracles and Epistemology.Robert Young - 1972 - Religious Studies 8 (2):115 - 126.
    The writing of yet another paper on miracles probably stands in need of justification. The justification I wish to claim has two aspects. Firstly, I think that the concepts of the miraculous usually defended and, in turn, criticized, are unacceptable and that a better one is available. Secondly, and more importantly, I think that these unacceptable concepts produce in virtue of their inherent weaknesses a situation in which only the less important questions get asked about miracles. These questions are those (...)
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    Habermas's Ontology of Learning: Reconstructing Dewey.R. E. Young - 1990 - Educational Theory 40 (4):471-482.
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    Darwin’s Metaphor: Does Nature Select?Robert M. Young - 1971 - The Monist 55 (3):442-503.
    It is not too great an exaggeration to claim that On the Origin of Species was, along with Das Kapital, one of the two most significant works in the intellectual history of the nineteenth century. As George Henry Lewes wrote in 1868, ‘No work of our time has been so general in its influence’. However, the very generality of the influence of Darwin’s work provides the chief problem for the intellectual historian. Most books and articles on the subject assert the (...)
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    Autonomy and Socialization.Robert Young - 1980 - Mind 89 (356):565-576.
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    Post-Structuralism and the Question of History.Derek Attridge, Geoffrey Bennington & Robert Young (eds.) - 1987 - Cambridge University Press.
    Recent developments in literary theory, such as structuralism and deconstruction, have come under attack for neglecting history, while historically-based approaches have been criticized for failing to take account of the problems inherent in their methodological foundations. This collection of essays is unique in that it focuses on the relation between post-structuralism and historical (especially Marxist) literary theory and criticism. The volume includes a deconstructive reading of Marx, essays that relate history to the philosophical and institutional context, and a number of (...)
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    Marxism and the History of Science.Robert M. Young - 1990 - In R. C. Olby, G. N. Cantor, J. R. R. Christie & M. J. S. Hodge (eds.), Companion to the History of Modern Science. Routledge. pp. 23--31.
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    A Critical Theory of Education: Habermas and Our Children's Future.Francis Dunlop & Robert Young - 1991 - British Journal of Educational Studies 39 (1):96.
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    Douglas Husak on Dispensing With the Malum Prohibitum Offense of Money Laundering.Robert Young - 2009 - Criminal Justice Ethics 28 (1):108-118.
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    Miracles and Physical Impossibility.Robert Young - 1972 - Sophia 11 (3):29 - 35.
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  36. Wittgenstein’s Tractatus Project as Philosophy of Information.R. A. Young - 2004 - Minds and Machines 14 (1):119-132.
    It is argued that the Tractatus Project of Logical Atomism, in which the world is conceived of as the totality of independent atomic facts, can usefully be understood by conceiving of each fact as a bit in logical space. Wittgenstein himself thinks in terms of logical space. His elementary propositions, which express atomic facts, are interpreted as tuples of co-ordinates which specify the location of a bit in logical space. He says that signs for elementary propositions are arrangements of names. (...)
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    Theism and Morality.Robert Young - 1977 - Canadian Journal of Philosophy 7 (2):341 - 351.
    In this paper I propose to give close attention to two recent discussions of the relation between theism and morality. It will be helpful first to sketch some of the considerations that have emerged from the many discussions of the relation between theism and morality and which form the background to the two recent contributions I shall discuss.
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    The Effect of Interruptions on Postcompletion and Other Procedural Errors: An Account Based on the Activation-Based Goal Memory Model.Simon Y. W. Li, Ann Blandford, Paul Cairns & Richard M. Young - 2008 - Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied 14 (4):314-328.
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    Twinning and Martensitic Transformations in Oriented High-Density Polyethylene.R. J. Young & P. B. Bowden - 1974 - Philosophical Magazine 29 (5):1061-1073.
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    Overall Self‐Rated Health: A New Quality Indicator for Primary Care.James E. Rohrer, Rodney Young, Virginia Sicola & Margaret Houston - 2007 - Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice 13 (1):150-153.
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    Some Criteria for Making Decisions Concerning the Distribution of Scarce Medical Resources.Robert Young - 1975 - Theory and Decision 6 (4):439-455.
    In this paper I proceed on the assumption that moral philosophers can and should contribute to the resolution of perplexing moral problems. The ones considered here relate to decisions concerning the distribution of scarce medical resources as between those in need of treatment. I draw on considerations of egalitarianism and concern for the maximization of the use of scarce resources in the task of satisfying basic human needs (such as for good health). I propose certain principles and offer some supporting (...)
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    Animal Soul.Robert M. Young - 1967 - In Paul Edwards (ed.), The Encyclopedia of Philosophy. New York: Macmillan. pp. 1--122.
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    Compatibilism and Conditioning.Robert Young - 1979 - Noûs 13 (3):361-378.
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    The Politics of ‘The Politics of Literary Theory’.Robert Young - 1988 - Oxford Literary Review 10 (1):131-158.
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    Revolutionary Terrorism, Crime and Morality.Robert Young - 1977 - Social Theory and Practice 4 (3):287-302.
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    Cognitive Architectures Need Compliancy, Not Universality.Richard M. Young - 2003 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 26 (5):628-628.
    The criterion of computational universality for an architecture should be replaced by the notion of compliancy, where a model built within an architecture is compliant to the extent that the model allows the architecture to determine the processing. The test should be that the architecture does easily – that is, enables a compliant model to do – what people do easily.
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    Changing Perspectives in the History of Science. Essays in Honour of Joseph Needham.David A. Hollinger, Mikulas Teich & Robert Young - 1976 - History and Theory 15 (1):85.
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    Magic and Morality in Modern Japanese Exorcistic Technologies: A Study of Mahikari.Richard Fox Young - 1990 - Japanese Journal of Religious Studies 17 (1):29-49.
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    Learning Consistent, Interactive, and Meaningful Task‐Action Mappings: A Computational Model.Andrew Howes & Richard M. Young - 1996 - Cognitive Science 20 (3):301-356.
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    The Functions of the Brain: Gall to Ferrier.Robert M. Young - 1968 - Isis 59 (3):250-268.
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