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    Ethics and the Beast: A Speciesist Argument for Animal Liberation.Tzachi Zamir - 2007 - Princeton University Press.
    Many people think that animal liberation would require a fundamental transformation of basic beliefs. We would have to give up "speciesism" and start viewing animals as our equals, with rights and moral status. And we would have to apply these beliefs in an all-or-nothing way. But in Ethics and the Beast, Tzachi Zamir makes the radical argument that animal liberation doesn't require such radical arguments--and that liberation could be accomplished in a flexible and pragmatic way. By making a case for (...)
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    Double Vision: Moral Philosophy and Shakespearean Drama.Tzachi Zamir - 2011 - Princeton University Press.
    Hamlet tells Horatio that there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamt of in his philosophy. In Double Vision, philosopher and literary critic Tzachi Zamir argues that there are more things in Hamlet than are dreamt of--or at least conceded--by most philosophers. Making an original and persuasive case for the philosophical value of literature, Zamir suggests that certain important philosophical insights can be gained only through literature. But such insights cannot be reached if literature is deployed merely (...)
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  3. The Moral Basis of Animal-Assisted Therapy.Tzachi Zamir - 2006 - Society and Animals 14 (2):179-199.
    Is nonhuman animal-assisted therapy a form of exploitation? After exploring possible moral vindications of AAT and after establishing a distinction between "use" and "exploitation," the essay distinguishes between forms of animal-assisted therapy that are morally unobjectionable and those modes of it that ought to be abolished.
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    Veganism.Tzachi Zamir - 2004 - Journal of Social Philosophy 35 (3):367–379.
  5. Double Vision: Moral Philosophy and Shakespearean Drama.Tzachi Zamir - 2008 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 66 (2):208-210.
     
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    Veganism.Tzachi Zamir - 2004 - Journal of Social Philosophy 35 (3):367-379.
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    The Singularity of Literature.Tzachi Zamir - 2007 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 65 (4):419-421.
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    Killing for Pleasure.Tzachi Zamir - 2004 - Between the Species 13 (4):4.
    This paper formulates and defends a version of moral vegetarianism. Since eating animals is not causally connected to their death, I begin with analyzing the moral status of consumer actions that do not, taken on their own, harm animals . I then formulate a version of moral vegetarianism . Three different opponents of moral vegetarianism are then distinguished and criticized . I then take up the argument according to which eating animals benefits them . I close with the question of (...)
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    The Art of Theater.Tzachi Zamir - 2008 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 66 (3):301-303.
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    Killing for Knowledge.Tzachi Zamir - 2006 - Journal of Applied Philosophy 23 (1):17–40.
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  11. The Welfare-Based Defense of Zoos.Tzachi Zamir - 2007 - Society and Animals 15 (2):191-201.
    A "welfare-based defense" of a practice involving nonhuman animals presents the examined practice as promoting the animal's own interests. Such justifications surface in relation to various interactions between human and nonhuman animals. Sometimes such arguments appear persuasive. Sometimes they form self-serving rationalizations. This paper attempts to clarify and specify the distinction between plausible and dubious applications of such arguments. It then examines a detailed welfare-based defense of zoos.
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    Why Does Comedy Give Pleasure?Tzachi Zamir - 2014 - British Journal of Aesthetics 54 (2):175-190.
    By way of attempting to explain comic pleasure, this paper proposes an outline for an inclusive theory of comedy — ‘inclusive’ in the sense of amalgamating various past contributions that tend to be thought of as mutually exclusive. More specifically, this essay will (a) propose a teleological definition of comedy, (b) integrate seemingly competing accounts of laughter into a relatively unified explanation, (c) clarify the connection between laughter and comedy, (d) defend a flexible ontology of comic response that enables the (...)
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    An Epistemological Basis For Linking Philosophy and Literature.Tzachi Zamir - 2002 - Metaphilosophy 33 (3):321-336.
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    Unethical Acts.Tzachi Zamir - 2013 - Philosophical Quarterly 63 (251):353-373.
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  15. Is Speciesism Opposed to Liberationism?Tzachi Zamir - 2006 - Philosophia 34 (4):465-475.
    “Speciesism” accords greater value to human beings and their interests. It is supposed to be opposed to a liberationist stance, since it is precisely the numerous forms of discounting of animal interests which liberationists oppose. This association is mistaken. In this paper I claim that many forms of speciesism are consistent with upholding a robust liberationist agenda. Accordingly, several hotly disputed topics in animal ethics can be set aside. The significance of such clarification is that synthesizing liberationism with speciesism substantially (...)
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    Chapter 3 Killing for Pleasure.Tzachi Zamir - 2007 - In Ethics and the Beast: A Speciesist Argument for Animal Liberation. Princeton University Press. pp. 35-56.
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    The Face of Truth.Tzachi Zamir - 1999 - Metaphilosophy 30 (1‐2):79-94.
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    Macbeth, Throne of Blood, and the Idea of a Reflective Adaptation.Gregory Currie & Tzachi Zamir - 2018 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 76 (3):297-308.
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    Eating Animals.Tzachi Zamir - 2012 - Common Knowledge 18 (2):370-371.
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    Reading Drama.Tzachi Zamir - 2012 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 70 (2):179-192.
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    Ascent: Philosophy and Paradise Lost.Tzachi Zamir - 2018 - Oup Usa.
    Engaging with heady topics such as knowledge, meaningful agency, vitality, and gratitude, Ascent advances an argument regarding Milton's Paradise Lost and the role of the imagination in religion. Miltonists are offered not a contextualization of Milton's views relative to his contemporaries or predecessors, but rather an attempt to bring him into conversation with pressing topics of contemporary philosophy.
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  22. Introduction.Tzachi Zamir - 2011 - In Double Vision: Moral Philosophy and Shakespearean Drama. Princeton University Press.
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  23. Love Stories.Tzachi Zamir - 2011 - In Double Vision: Moral Philosophy and Shakespearean Drama. Princeton University Press. pp. 112-128.
  24. Love Stories: A Reading of Romeo and Juliet.Tzachi Zamir - 1999 - Literature & Aesthetics 9:71-92.
     
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  25. Making Love.Tzachi Zamir - 2011 - In Double Vision: Moral Philosophy and Shakespearean Drama. Princeton University Press. pp. 129-167.
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  26. Mature Love: A Reading of Antony and Cleopatra.Tzachi Zamir - 2001 - Literature & Aesthetics 11:119-148.
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  27. Shakespeare's Hamlet: Philosophical Perspectives.Tzachi Zamir (ed.) - 2018 - Oup Usa.
    This book assembles a team of leading literary scholars and philosophers to probe philosophical questions that assert themselves in Shakespeare's Hamlet, including issues about subjectivity, knowledge, sex, grief, and self-theatricalization.
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  28. Upon One Bank and Shoal of Time.Tzachi Zamir - 2011 - In Double Vision: Moral Philosophy and Shakespearean Drama. Princeton University Press. pp. 92-111.
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  29. Works Cited.Tzachi Zamir - 2011 - In Double Vision: Moral Philosophy and Shakespearean Drama. Princeton University Press. pp. 213-224.
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    Theatrical Repetition and Inspired Performance.Tzachi Zamir - 2009 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 67 (4):365 - 373.
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    Puppets.Tzachi Zamir - 2010 - Critical Inquiry 36 (3):386-409.
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    The Theatricalization of Death.Tzachi Zamir - 2012 - Journal of Medical Humanities 33 (3):141-159.
    The essay analyzes anorexia as a theatrical performance, complete with its chosen acting school and particular dramatic features (plot, acting style, suspense-establishing mechanisms and motifs).
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    The Sense of Smell: Morality and Rhetoric in the Bramhall-Hobbes Controversy.Tzachi Zamir - 2004 - Sophia 43 (2):49-61.
    Olfactoric imagery is abundantly employed in the Bramhall-Hobbes controversy. I survey some examples and then turn to the possible significance of this. I argue that by forcing Hobbes into the figurative exchange Bramhall scores points in terms of moving the controversy into ground that is not covered by the limited view of rationality that Hobbes is committed to according to his rhetoric (at least as Bramhall perceives it). Bramhall clearly wants to move from cool argument to a more affluent rhetorical (...)
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    Reply to Bostock.Tzachi Zamir - 2008 - Society and Animals 16 (2):188-190.
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    Appendix B: A Note on Shakespeare and Rhetoric.Tzachi Zamir - 2011 - In Double Vision: Moral Philosophy and Shakespearean Drama. Princeton University Press. pp. 211-212.
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    A Case of Unfair Proportions.Tzachi Zamir - 2011 - In Double Vision: Moral Philosophy and Shakespearean Drama. Princeton University Press. pp. 65-91.
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    How Reliable is Moral Sensitivity?Tzachi Zamir - 2010 - Common Knowledge 16 (2):339-345.
    This response to “Morality or Moralism?” by Emilie Hache and Bruno Latour takes issue with their distinction between two kinds of morality. Hache and Latour see a difference between morality as sensitivity and morality as principled claims regarding moral considerability. They then argue for form-content contradiction/harmony between these purportedly opposing senses. In responding, Zamir argues that these operations can be construed as distinct kinds of sensitivity. Arguments that advocate bringing nonhuman animals into moral consideration can be abstract and general. But (...)
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    Philosophy and/or Performance: A Discussion of Richard Shusterman's The Adventures of the Man in Gold.Tzachi Zamir - 2018 - Journal of Aesthetic Education 52 (4):116.
    The first thought that comes to mind when reading Richard Shusterman’s The Adventures of the Man in Gold is how refreshingly unorthodox its author is. Shusterman is a respected aesthetician, responsible for books such as Surface and Depth: Dialectics of Criticism and Culture, Body Consciousness: A Philosophy of Mindfulness and Somaesthetics, and Pragmatist Aesthetic: Living Beauty, Rethinking Art —all disciplined, carefully argued contributions to the philosophy of art and/or the body. The new book steps off path. It presents a different (...)
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    Pornography and Acting.Tzachi Zamir - 2013 - In Hans Maes (ed.), Pornographic Art and the Aesthetics of Pornography. Palgrave-Macmillan. pp. 75.
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    The Singularity of Literature by Attridge, Derek.Tzachi Zamir - 2007 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 65 (4):419–421.
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    The Omnipotence Paradox as a Problem of Infinite Regress.Tzachi Zamir - 1999 - Sophia 38 (1):1-14.
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    Acknowledgments.Tzachi Zamir - 2007 - In Ethics and the Beast: A Speciesist Argument for Animal Liberation. Princeton University Press.
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    Appendix A: A Note on Lear’s Motivation.Tzachi Zamir - 2011 - In Double Vision: Moral Philosophy and Shakespearean Drama. Princeton University Press. pp. 205-210.
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    Seeing Truths.Tzachi Zamir - 1998 - Journal of Nietzsche Studies 15:80-87.
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    Chapter 4 Killing for Knowledge.Tzachi Zamir - 2007 - In Ethics and the Beast: A Speciesist Argument for Animal Liberation. Princeton University Press. pp. 57-88.
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    Chapter 5 USE OR EXPLOITATION?Tzachi Zamir - 2007 - In Ethics and the Beast: A Speciesist Argument for Animal Liberation. Princeton University Press. pp. 91-94.
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    The Epistemological Basis of Philosophical Criticism.Tzachi Zamir - 2011 - In Double Vision: Moral Philosophy and Shakespearean Drama. Princeton University Press. pp. 3-19.
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    Chapter 1 is Speciesism Opposed to Liberationism?Tzachi Zamir - 2007 - In Ethics and the Beast: A Speciesist Argument for Animal Liberation. Princeton University Press. pp. 3-15.
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    The Moral Basis of Philosophical Criticism.Tzachi Zamir - 2006 - Acta Philosophica Fennica 79:75.
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    The Art of Theaterby Hamilton, James R.Tzachi Zamir - 2008 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 66 (3):301-303.
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