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Daniel Jacobson, University of Michigan

Center for Ethics and Public Affairs Faculty Seminar

"Moral Dumbfounding and Moral Stupidity"

This Event is by Invitation Only



Tilton Hall
Room 307

About the Speaker

Daniel Jacobson, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Michigan, works on a range of topics in ethics and moral psychology, especially issues concerning sentimentalism and the moral and political philosophy of J.S. Mill. He has also published in aesthetics and political philosophy and has ongoing research interests in those fields. Professor Jacobson is currently working on the Mill volume for the Routledge Philosophers Series, as well as a collaborative book project, Rational Sentimentalism, with Professor Justin D’Arms (Ohio State) for Oxford University Press. He has held fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities, American Council of Learned Societies, and the University Center for Human Values, Princeton.

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