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    Crisis and Narrativity.Ron Hirschbein - 1995 - Philosophy in the Contemporary World 2 (1):6-12.
    Despite the dramatic changes in international politics it appears that crises---episodes in which decision-makers hazard urgent, perilous choices---will remain a prominent and dangerous feature of international relations. This realization prompts the question that informs this paper: why do American decision-makers define a situation as a crisis in the first place? I argue that prevailing theories do not adequately account for crises: the same situation (or perception of the situation) may be interpreted differently by various decision-makers. Specifically, it may be construed (...)
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    Review of Sohail H. Hashmi (Ed.), Steven P. Lee (Ed.), Ethics and Weapons of Mass Destruction[REVIEW]Ron Hirschbein - 2005 - Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2005 (3).
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  3. All Voting is a Sort of Gaming... With a Slight Moral Tinge to It, a Playing with Right and Wrong, with Moral Questions; and Betting Naturally Accompanies It.... I Cast My Vote, Perchance, as I Think Right: But I Am Not Vitally Concerned That the Right Should Prevail.... Even Voting for the Right is Doing Nothing. [REVIEW]Ron Hirschbein - 1994 - In Robert Paul Churchill (ed.), The Ethics of Liberal Democracy: Morality and Democracy in Theory and Practice. Berg. pp. 129.
     
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  4. Boardwalk Empire and Philosophy: Bootleg This Book.Greg Littman, Richard Greene, Ron Hirschbein, Patricia Brace, Maria Kingsbury & Rod Carveth - 2013 - Open Court.
    Boardwalk Empire is one of the most popular HBO shows ever and its popularity is on the rise. Fans see parallels with the show's events and contemporary political events, and between the show's characters and contemporary figures. In fact, the philosophical issues raised bear on "real life" in a way that few fictional television shows and movies do.In this volume, twenty philosophers address issues in political philosophy, ethics, aesthetics, feminism, and metaphysics.
     
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