Robert N. Johnson

Robert Johnson
Professor
407 Strickland Hall
573-884-6210
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Office Hours: 

Wed. 1-3 p.m. and by appt.

Research Interests: 

Ethical Theory

Education: 

PhD University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Select Publications: 

Books:

Selected Publications:

  • “The Moral Law as Causal Law,” in Kant’s ‘Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals’: A Critical Guide, J. Timmerman (ed.), Cambridge University Press, 2010.
  • “Value and Autonomy in Kantian Ethics,” in Oxford Studies in Metaethics Vol. 2, Russ Shafer-Landau (ed.), Oxford University Press (2007), pp. 133-148.
  • “Virtue and Right,” Ethics 113:4 (2003): 810-834.
  • "Internal Reasons and the Conditional Fallacy," The Philosophical Quarterly 49:194 (1999): 53-71.
  • "Weakness Incorporated," History of Philosophy Quarterly 15:3 (1998): 349-367
  • "Minding One's Manners: Revisiting Moral Explanations," Philosophical Studies 90 (1998): 181-203.
  • "Reasons and Advice for the Practically Irrational," Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 57:3 (1997): 619-625.
  • "Kant's Conception of Merit," Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 77:4 (1996): 310-334.