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  1. The Good, the Bad, and the Social: On Living as an Answerable Agent.Robert Wade Kenny - 2007 - Sociological Theory 25 (3):268 - 291.
    This article describes answerability, a fundamental component of social reason and action. "Holding answerable" and "being answerable" are characterized in terms of their roles in the drama of human relations, and our general tendency to anticipate answerable, rather than ethical, behavior in situations that are ethically problematic is discussed.
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    The Phenomenology of the Disaster: Toward a Rhetoric of Tragedy.Robert Wade Kenny - 2006 - Philosophy and Rhetoric 39 (2):97-124.
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    Beyond the Elementary Forms of Moral Life: Reflexivity and Rationality in Durkheim's Moral Theory.Robert Wade Kenny - 2010 - Sociological Theory 28 (2):215 - 244.
    Was Durkheim an apologist for the authoritarianism? Is the sociology founded upon his work incapable of critical perspective; and must it operate under the presumption that social agents, including sociologists themselves, are incapable of reflexivity? Certainly some have said so, but they may be wrong. In this essay, I address these questions in the light of Durkheim's revisionary sociology of morals. I elaborate on unfinished elements in Durkheim's abruptly concluded (because of his early and unexpected death) scholarship, pointing out Durkheim's (...)
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    Husserl at the Limits of Phenomenology: Including Texts by Edmund Husserl, Maurice Merleau-Ponty (Review).Robert Wade Kenny - 2003 - Philosophy and Rhetoric 36 (4):379-383.