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Feinberg, Joel 1926-2004

Overview
Works: 125 works in 715 publications in 7 languages and 16,691 library holdings
Genres: Introductions 
Roles: Author, Editor, Instrumentalist, Honoree, Dedicatee, Other, Compiler
Classifications: K5018, 100
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Most widely held works by Joel Feinberg
Reason and responsibility by Joel Feinberg( Book )

77 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... includes the central issues in metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of religion, philosophy of mind, and ethics, as well as debates over the value of philosophy and the meaning of life. The book is clearly organized so that the readings complement each other, guiding readers through contrasting positions on key philosophical issues."--Publisher
Philosophy of law by Joel Feinberg( Book )

67 editions published between 1832 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rights, justice, and the bounds of liberty : essays in social philosophy by Joel Feinberg( Book )

28 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of essays by one of America's preeminent philosophers in the area of jurisprudence and moral philosophy gathers together fourteen papers that had been published in widely scattered and not readily accessible sources. All of the essays deal with the political ideals of liberty and justice or with hard cases for the application of the concept of a right. Originally published in 1980. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University
The problem of abortion by Joel Feinberg( Book )

21 editions published between 1973 and 1997 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moral limits of the criminal law by Joel Feinberg( Book )

19 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social philosophy by Joel Feinberg( Book )

22 editions published between 1973 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doing & deserving; essays in the theory of responsibility by Joel Feinberg( Book )

22 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moral concepts by Joel Feinberg( Book )

41 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom and fulfillment : philosophical essays by Joel Feinberg( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doing philosophy : a guide to the writing of philosophy papers by Joel Feinberg( Book )

26 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In harm's way : essays in honor of Joel Feinberg by Jules L Coleman( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For several decades the work of Joel Feinberg has been the most influential in legal, political, and social philosophy in the English-speaking world. This volume honors that body of work by presenting fifteen original essays, many of them by leading legal and political philosophers, that explore the problems that have engaged Feinberg over the years. Among the topics covered are issues of autonomy, responsibility, and liability. It will be a collection of interest to anyone working in moral, legal, or political philosophy
Problems at the roots of law : essays in legal and political theory by Joel Feinberg( Book )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feinberg is one of the leading philosophers of law of the last forty years. This volume collects recent articles, both published and unpublished, on what he terms "basic questions" about the law, particularly in regard to the relationship to morality. Accessibly and elegantly written, this volume's audience will reflect the diverse nature of Feinberg's own interests: scholars in philosophy of law, legal theory, and ethical and moral theory
Harm to self by Joel Feinberg( Book )

46 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume tackles the riddles associated with the commonly proposed principle called 'legal paternalism'. It evaluates (and rejects) the principle that it can be right to impose coercion on a person 'for his own good', whatever his own wishes in the matter
Harmless wrongdoing by Joel Feinberg( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Offense to others by Joel Feinberg( Book )

17 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Philosophy and the human condition( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harm to others by Joel Feinberg( Book )

18 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Law in philosophical perspective : selected readings( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moral limits of the criminal law by Joel Feinberg( Book )

33 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author focuses on the 'soffence principle', the principle that preventing shock, disgust, or revulsion is always a morally relevant reason for legal prohibitions. He examines the differences between minor and profound offences as well as the conceptual, moral, and judicial problems raised by obscenity, pornography, and 'dirty' words
The moral limits of the criminal law by Joel Feinberg( Book )

31 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and French and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book focuses on the 'harm principle', the common-sense view that prevention of harm to persons other than the perpetrator is a legitimate purpose of criminal legislation
 
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Alternative Names
Feinberg, Joel, 1926-

Joel Feinberg American legal philosopher

Joel Feinberg Amerikaans filosoof (1926-2004)

Joel Feinberg filosofo statunitense

Joel Feinberg US-amerikanischer Philosoph

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Philosophy of lawThe problem of abortionThe moral limits of the criminal lawSocial philosophyMoral conceptsFreedom and fulfillment : philosophical essaysDoing philosophy : a guide to the writing of philosophy papersIn harm's way : essays in honor of Joel Feinberg