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Feinberg, Joel 1926-2004

Overview
Works: 128 works in 739 publications in 6 languages and 16,770 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 )

80 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,986 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 )

68 editions published between 1832 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,077 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 )

20 editions published between 1973 and 1997 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social philosophy by Joel Feinberg( Book )

22 editions published between 1973 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 1,036 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 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moral concepts by Joel Feinberg( Book )

47 editions published between 1929 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 794 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 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 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 408 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 )

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

Collects articles, on what the author terms "basic questions" about the law, particularly in regard to the relationship to morality. This volume reflects the diverse nature of his own interests: scholars in philosophy of law, legal theory, and ethical and moral theory
Harm to self by Joel Feinberg( Book )

36 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 281 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 )

18 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 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 )

19 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 191 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 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justice : selected readings( Book )

5 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

34 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 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
 
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Social philosophy
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 abortionSocial philosophyThe moral limits of the criminal lawMoral conceptsFreedom and fulfillment : philosophical essaysDoing philosophy : a guide to the writing of philosophy papersIn harm's way : essays in honor of Joel Feinberg