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Herman, Barbara 1945-

Overview
Works: 22 works in 107 publications in 6 languages and 3,539 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Pictorial works  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Originator, Other
Classifications: BJ301, 170.903
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Herman
Lectures on the history of moral philosophy by John Rawls( Book )
35 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
J. Rawls a enseigné pendant près de 30 ans à Harward : Kant, Hume, Leibniz, Hegel... Les textes réunis ici correspondent à la version finale de son ultime cours de 1991. La pensée de l'auteur s'est confrontée aux textes majeurs de la modernité philosophique dans un souci de transmission pédagogique mais surtout de mise en perspective des sources de ses propres conceptions morales et politiques
The practice of moral judgment by Barbara Herman( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moral literacy by Barbara Herman( Book )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A distinguished moral philosopher and a leading interpreter of Kant's ethics, Barbara Herman draws on Kantian resources to address central issues in ethical theory as well as challenges posed by current moral problems, such as our obligations to the distant needy, the bearing of history on ideas of reparative justice, and the moral challenges posed by circumstances of political transition. Resisting various Kantian orthodoxies, Herman offers a view of moral competency as a complex achievement, governed by rational norms and dependent on supportive social conditions. She argues that the objectivity of duties and obligations does not rule out the possibility of or need for moral invention."--BOOK JACKET
Reclaiming the history of ethics : essays for John Rawls ( Book )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The essays in this volume offer an approach to the history of moral and political philosophy that takes its inspiration from John Rawls. All the contributors are philosophers who have studied with Rawls and they offer this collection in his honor. The distinctive feature of this approach is to address substantive normative questions in moral and political philosophy through an analysis of the texts and theories of major figures in the history of the subject: Aristotle, Hobbes, Hume, Rousseau, Kant, and Marx. By reconstructing the core of these theories in a way that is informed by contemporary theoretical and practical concerns, the contributors show how the history of the subject is a resource for understanding present and perennial problems in moral and political philosophy. This collection will be of particular interest to moral and political philosophers, political theorists, historians of philosophy, and historians of ideas
Scent and subversion : decoding a century of provocative perfume by Barbara Herman( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Let Scent and Subversion take you for a whiff on the wild side of 20th century perfume. Perfume has been -- and continues to be -- subversive. By playing with gender conventions, highlighting the ripe smells of the human body, or celebrating queer and louche identities, 20th-century perfume broke free from the assumptions of the prior century, and became a largely unrecognized part of the social and style revolutions of the modern era. In Scent and Subversion : Decoding a Century of Provocative Perfume, Barbara Herman continues her irreverent, poetic, and often humorous analysis of vintage perfumes and perfume ads that she began on her popular blog YesterdaysPerfume.com. The book features descriptions of over 300 perfumes, starting with Fougere Royale (1882) and ending with Demeter's Laundromat (2000). Lavishly illustrated with over 100 vintage perfume ads, it will also regale you with essays on scent appreciation, a glossary of important perfume terms and ingredients, and tips on how to begin your own foray into vintage and contemporary perfume. Herman also looks to the future through interviews with scent visionaries such as odor expert and 'professional provocateur' Sissel Tolaas, punk perfumer Antoine Lie, and Martynka Wawrzyniak, the artist behind 'Smell Me,' the world's first olfactory self-portrait. The perfect book for perfume aficionados (aka 'perfumistas') as well as connoisseurs of modern fashion and design, feminist and LGBTQ historians, and fans of vintage advertising"--
Morality as rationality : a study of Kant's ethics by Barbara Herman( Book )
8 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Screening for acceptable risk by Barbara Herman( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strategies for the treatment of opiate abuse ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rōruzu tetsugakushi kōgi ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rōruzu tetsugakushi kōgi ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kant's transcendental deductions : the three Critiques and the Opus postumum by Eckart Förster( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Annual Report 1989-90 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Nexus between Immigrant Integration Policy and Public Opinion in the European Union by Dirk Jacobs( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mutual aid and respect for persons by Barbara Herman( )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The moral side of non-negligence by Barbara Herman( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Legal discussions of negligence focus on issues of harm, fault, and remedy in the context of failure to exercise reasonable care. The point of orientation is the negligent event. In this talk I want to investigate a related moral duty, the duty of due care. Its orientation is ex ante; it is an imperfect duty that ranges across private and public morality; its content is not restricted to injury and loss. The wrongful failure of due care need not increase the risk of a negligent event. An agent acting negligently in the moral sense has failed to take on the full burden of some other duty. The argument for this view of due care will lend support to three more general theses: about the nature and importance of imperfect duties, about the primacy of non-negligence, and about the rationale for different schemes of remedy on the legal side."--Law School webpage for the lecture
Coping : special children, special needs ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Treating cognitively impulsive children using academic materials and peer models by Barbara Herman( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reclaiming the history of ethicks : essays for John Rawls ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Political Participation for Migrants : the MIPEX Results by Dirk Jacobs( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The moral side of non-negligence by Barbara Herman( )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Legal discussions of negligence focus on issues of harm, fault, and remedy in the context of failure to exercise reasonable care. The point of orientation is the negligent event. In this talk I want to investigate a related moral duty, the duty of due care. Its orientation is ex ante; it is an imperfect duty that ranges across private and public morality; its content is not restricted to injury and loss. The wrongful failure of due care need not increase the risk of a negligent event. An agent acting negligently in the moral sense has failed to take on the full burden of some other duty. The argument for this view of due care will lend support to three more general theses: about the nature and importance of imperfect duties, about the primacy of non-negligence, and about the rationale for different schemes of remedy on the legal side."--Law School webpage for the lecture
 
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Alternative Names
ハーマン, バーバラ
Languages
English (80)
German (8)
Japanese (6)
Spanish (5)
Italian (3)
Portuguese (2)
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