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David Shoemaker
Professor
504-862-3393
Newcomb 113

Education

Ph.D., University of California, Irvine, 1996, Philosophy.
M.A., University of California, Irvine, 1993, Philosophy.
B.A., Houghton College, Houghton, New York, 1985, Philosophy.

Biography

Faculty Member

Murphy Institute

New Orleans Workshop on Agency and Responsibility (NOWAR)

Co-founder and Co-editor, PEA Soup

Academic Interests:

  • Agency and Responsibility (moral and criminal)
  • Personal Identity and Ethics
  • Moral Psychology
  • Social and Political Philosophy
  • Applied Ethics/Biomedical Ethics

Books:

  • Responsibility from the Margins (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015)
  • Knowledge, Nature, and Norms: An Introduction to Philosophy, a text and reader written and edited with Mark Timmons (Belmont, CA: Wadsworth/Cengage Learning, 2009).
  • Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction, (Ontario, Canada: Broadview Press, 2009).
  • Oxford Studies in Agency and Responsibility, Vols. 1-3, General Editor (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013, 2014, 2015; v. 2 co-edited with Neal Tognazzini).

Selected Articles (link to all of David Shoemaker's papers at PhilPapers):