Kevin P. Tobia

Georgetown University Law Center

600 New Jersey Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20001

United States

http://www.law.georgetown.edu/faculty/kevin-tobia/

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Personal Identity

Oxford Handbook of Moral Psychology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2019
David Shoemaker and Kevin P. Tobia
Independent and Georgetown University Law Center
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personal identity, moral psychology, true self

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Moral Intuitions: Are Philosophers Experts?

Philosophical Psychology, 26(5): 629-638
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2013
Kevin P. Tobia, Wesley Buckwalter and Stephen Stich
Georgetown University Law Center, University of Waterloo - Department of Philosophy and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
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intuition, expertise defense, actor-observer bias

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Testing Ordinary Meaning: An Experimental Assessment of What Dictionary Definitions and Linguistic Usage Data Tell Legal Interpreters

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 134, 2020
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 06 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2020
Kevin P. Tobia
Georgetown University Law Center
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legal interpretation, law and language, contracts, statutory interpretation, legal theory, legal philosophy, experimental jurisprudence, empirical legal studies, formalism, textualism, dictionaries, corpus linguistics

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Experimental Philosophy and the Philosophical Tradition

Blackwell Companion to Experimental Philosophy, edited by Wesley Buckwalter & Justin Sytsma (2016)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 31 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2020
Stephen Stich and Kevin P. Tobia
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey and Georgetown University Law Center
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experimental philosophy

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How People Judge What Is Reasonable

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 70, 293-359 (2018)
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 03 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2018
Kevin P. Tobia
Georgetown University Law Center
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reasonable, reasonableness, reasonable person, legal theory, negligence, tort

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Review of 'Moral Tribes: Emotion, Reason, and the Gap between Us and Them' by Joshua Greene

Philosophical Psychology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 29 Nov 2013
Kevin P. Tobia
Georgetown University Law Center
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Cleanliness is Next to Morality, Even for Philosophers

Journal of Consciousness Studies 20 (11-12), 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Nov 2013
Kevin P. Tobia, Gretchen B. Chapman and Stephen Stich
Georgetown University Law Center, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
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Personal Identity and the Phineas Gage Effect

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 May 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2015
Kevin P. Tobia
Georgetown University Law Center
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personal identity, Phineas Gage

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Water Is and Is Not H2O

Mind & Language, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2018
Kevin P. Tobia, George Newman and Joshua Knobe
Georgetown University Law Center, Yale School of Management and Yale University
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Concepts, essence, essentialism, natural kinds, experimental philosophy, Twin Earth

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Experimental Philosophy's Challenge to the 'Great Tradition'

Analytica: Revista de Filosofia, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 31 Dec 2014
Stephen Stich and Kevin P. Tobia
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey and Georgetown University Law Center
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experimental philosophy

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Law and the Cognitive Science of Ordinary Concepts

Handbook on Law and the Cognitive Sciences (Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2020
Kevin P. Tobia
Georgetown University Law Center
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experimental philosophy, experimental jurisprudence, law, psychology, concepts, philosophy

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Legal Concepts and Legal Expertise

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
Kevin P. Tobia
Georgetown University Law Center
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legal theory, jurisprudence, torts, intentional action, experimental philosophy, experimental jurisprudence

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Disparate Statistics

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 126, No. 8, 2017
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 May 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2017
Kevin P. Tobia
Georgetown University Law Center
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Disparate Impact, Statistics, Evidence, Significance, Statistical Significance, Practical Significance

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The Effects of Cleanliness and Disgust on Moral Judgment

Philosophical Psychology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Kevin P. Tobia
Georgetown University Law Center
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cleanliness, disgust, moral judgment

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Does Religious Belief Impact Philosophical Analysis?

Religion, Brain & Behavior, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2020
Kevin P. Tobia
Georgetown University Law Center
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intuition, religion, religious belief, ontological argument, modal ontological argument

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Rule Consequentialism and the Problem of Partial Acceptance

Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, 16(3): 643-652, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Nov 2013
Kevin P. Tobia
Georgetown University Law Center
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Personal Identity, Direction of Change, and Neuroethics

Tobia, K.P. Personal Identity, Direction of Change, and Neuroethics. Neuroethics 9, 37–43 (2016). DOI:10.1007/s12152-016-9248-9
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Apr 2020
Kevin P. Tobia
Georgetown University Law Center
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advance directive; deterioration; enhancement; improvement; personal identity; neuroethics; neurodegeneration; Phineas Gage; self

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Estimating the Reproducibility of Experimental Philosophy

Cova, F., Strickland, B., Abatista, A. G., Allard, A., Andow, J.,... Zhou, X. (2018). Estimating the reproducibility of experimental philosophy. Review of Philosophy and Psychology.
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Apr 2020
University of Geneva, Yale University - Department of Psychology, affiliation not provided to SSRN, State University of New York (SUNY) - Department of Philosophy, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Harvard College, University of Oxford, University of Sheffield - Department of Philosophy, Yale University, University of Pittsburgh - Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Harvard University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Tilburg University and Georgetown University Law Center
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