Manuel R. Vargas

Philosophy Department, UCSD

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CA

United States

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

If Free Will Doesn't Exist, Neither Does Water

Gregg D. Caruso, ed., Exploring the Illusion of Free Will and Moral Responsibility (Lexington Books 2013), Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2014-13
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 28 May 2014
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 150 (104,876)

Abstract:

free will, science, jurisprudence, philosophy of law

2.

Neuroscience and the Exaggerated Death of Responsibility

The Philosophers' Magazine, Vol. 64, 2014, Forthcoming, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2014-20
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2014
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 127 (134,368)

Abstract:

neuroscience, responsibility, free will, science, Libet

3.

American Legal Realism and Practical Guidance

in G. Pavlakos & V. Rodriguez-Blanco, eds., Reasons and Intentions in Law and Practical Agency (Cambridge Univ. Press 2015). , Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2014-05
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2015
Manuel R. Vargas and Joshua P. Davis
Philosophy Department, UCSD and University of San Francisco - School of Law
Downloads 103 (182,433)

Abstract:

American legal realism, jurisprudence, Brian Leiter, H.L.A. Hart

4.

Situationism and Moral Responsibility: Free Will in Fragments

Andy Clark, Julian Kiverstein, & Tillmann Vierkant, eds., Decomposing the Will (Oxford Univ. Press 2013). , Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2014-07
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2014
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 91 (128,543)

Abstract:

free will, moral responsibility, reasons accounts, responsible agency, situationism, automaticity, philosophy of law

5.

Razian Responsibility

Jurisprudence, 2014, Forthcoming, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2014-04
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 79 (223,062)

Abstract:

Joseph Raz, jurisprudence, philosophy of law, responsibility

6.

Moral Responsibility and Desert: Social, Scaffolded, and Revisionist

Philosophical Studies, 2015, Forthcoming, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper 2015-12
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 23 May 2015
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 76 (172,942)

Abstract:

moral responsibility, desert, libertarianism, retribution, consequentialism, methodology, free will

7.

The Runeberg Problem: Theism, Libertarianism, and Motivated Reasoning

in Kevin Timpe & Daniel Speak, eds., Libertarianism and Free Will: the Interplay of Religious Belief and Free Will (Oxford Univ. Press, Forthcoming)., Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2014-14
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 28 May 2014
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 72 (196,620)

Abstract:

libertarianism, free will, theism, motivated reasoning, retributivism, sociology of philosophy, philosophy of criminal law

8.

How to Solve the Problem of Free Will

in Paul Russell & Oisin Deery, eds., The Philosophy of Free Will: Essential Readings from the Contemporary Debates (Oxford Univ. Press 2013)., Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2014-06
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2014
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 59 (229,299)

Abstract:

revisionism, free will, moral responsibility, metaphilosophy, philosophical methodology

9.

Responsibility and the Limits of Conversation

Criminal Law and Philosophy, 2015, Forthcoming, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper 2014-28
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2015
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 52 (229,299)

Abstract:

moral responsibility, conversational theory of responsibility, McKenna, Strawson, punishment

10.

The Revisionist Turn: A Brief History of Recent Work on Free Will

J. Aguilar, A. Buckareff, & K. Frankish, eds., New Waves in the Philosophy of Action (Palgrave Macmillan 2011) pp. 143-172., Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Feb 2014
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 16 (408,576)

Abstract:

free will, moral responsibility, culpability, philosophy of action, philosophical methodology

11.

Revisionist Accounts of Free Will: Origins, Varieties, and Challenges

Robert Kane, ed., The Oxford Handbook of Free Will (2d ed. 2011)., Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Feb 2014
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 14 (391,108)

Abstract:

revisionism, free will, moral responsibility, metaphilosophy, philosophical methodology

12.

Responsibility in a World of Causes

40 Philosophic Exchange 56 (2010)., Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Feb 2014
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 11 (454,203)

Abstract:

moral responsibility, neuroscience, free will, culpability, philosophy of criminal law

13.

Why the Luck Problem Isn't

Philosophical Issues 22: Action Theory (2012), 491-36., Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Feb 2014
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
Downloads 11 (449,078)

Abstract:

libertarianism, luck, compatibilism, free will, moral responsibility, indeterminism

14.

Implicit Bias, Responsibility, and Moral Ecology

Slated to appear in: D. Shoemaker, ed., Oxford Studies in Agency and Responsibility (2017), Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2016-22
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 May 2016 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2016
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
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Abstract:

Implicit Bias, Agency, Moral Responsibility, Moral Ecology

15.

Contested Terms and Philosophical Debates

Philosophical Studies, Forthcoming, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2015-21
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2015
Manuel R. Vargas
Philosophy Department, UCSD
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Abstract:

metaphilosophy, eliminativism, revisionism, free will, moral responsibility, retribution