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Feinberg, Joel 1926-2004

Overview
Works: 126 works in 768 publications in 6 languages and 16,899 library holdings
Genres: Introductions 
Roles: Author, Editor, Instrumentalist, Honoree, Dedicatee, Other, Compiler
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Most widely held works by Joel Feinberg
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 held by 1,909 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 Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Philosophy of law by Joel Feinberg( Book )

60 editions published between 1832 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reason and responsibility; readings in some basic problems of philosophy by Joel Feinberg( Book )

81 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,662 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
The moral limits of the criminal law by Joel Feinberg( Book )

34 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 4th and final volume in the series defines the philosophical basis for criminalizing so-called 'victimless crimes', such as pornography and consensual sexual activity
The moral limits of the criminal law by Joel Feinberg( )

38 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author focuses on the òffence 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 problem of abortion by Joel Feinberg( Book )

22 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 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moral concepts by Joel Feinberg( Book )

51 editions published between 1929 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 537 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
Doing philosophy : a guide to the writing of philosophy papers by Joel Feinberg( Book )

27 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This booklet is intended to help college students who are enrolled in introductory courses in philosophy
Freedom and fulfillment : philosophical essays by Joel Feinberg( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 500 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 413 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
Harm to others by Joel Feinberg( Book )

19 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first volume in Joel Feinberg's four-volume series The moral limits of the criminal law, Harm to others focuses on the 'harm principle, ' the commonsense view that prevention of harm to persons other than the perpetrator is a legitimate purpose of coercive legislation. Feinberg presents a detailed analysis of the concept and definition of harm and applies it to a host of practical and theoretical issues, showing how the harm principle must be interpreted if it is to be a plausible guide to the lawmaker."--Page 4 of cover
Harm to self by Joel Feinberg( Book )

37 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 371 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
Reason and responsibility by Joel Feinberg( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harmless wrongdoing by Joel Feinberg( Book )

18 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 276 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 266 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 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy of law( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An extensive and substantial revision! Nineteen new readings! Fresh contributions .. new perspectives ... The most widely respected philosophy of law reader in print today. Joel Feinberg's leading anthology - now featuring new co-author Jules Coleman - presents legal cases and essays written by many of the best scholars in legal philosophy. Effectively invigorating traditional philosophy of law themes by relating them to the real concerns of modern society, this best-selling collection continues to grown in popularity. Feinberg and Coleman include an exceptional selection of relevant topics, a balance of substantive positions on controversial questions, and lightly edited classics. While this Sixth Edition largely follows the Fifth in its organization - moving from issues of law and liberty to justice, responsibility, and punishment - there are many important enhancements ... Nineteen of the book's 79 selections are new to this edition. New selections include works by: Brian Bix, Jules Coleman and Arthur Ripstein, Susan Dimock, Ronald Dworkin, Joel Feinberg, Leslie Green, Mark Kelman, Anthony T. Kronman, David Luban, Toni M. Massaro, Stephen Perry, Plato, Russ Shafer-Landau, and Ernest J. Weinrib. Revised section introductions enrich understanding of the readings"--Unedited summary from book cover
 
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The moral limits of the criminal law Offense to others
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Reason and responsibility; readings in some basic problems of philosophyThe moral limits of the criminal lawThe moral limits of the criminal lawThe problem of abortionSocial philosophyMoral conceptsProblems at the roots of law : essays in legal and political theoryDoing philosophy : a guide to the writing of philosophy papers
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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