Professor Rosalind Hursthouse

BPhil, DPhil (Oxford), MA (Auckland)

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Biography

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Research | Current

Theoretical and applied ethics, Aristotle and Hume.

Teaching | Current

Department: Department of Philosophy

 

Philosophy
Course Title Availability in 2012
PHIL 102 Introduction to Ethics Summer School, repeated Semester 2
PHIL 250 Environmental Ethics Semester 2
PHIL 304 Aristotelian Ethical Theory Semester 1
PHIL 726 Ethics 1 Semester 1
 

 

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Hursthouse, R. (2012). Human Nature and Aristotelian Virtue Ethics. In C. Sandis, M. Cain (Eds.) Human Nature (pp. 169-188). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  • Hursthouse, R. (2012). Excessiveness and Our Natural Development. Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy, Supplementary Volume, 171-196. 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646043.003.0010
  • Hursthouse, R. (2012). Philippa Ruth Foot, 1920-2010. British Academy Biographical Memoirs of Fellows, XI, 179-196.
  • Hursthouse, R. (2011). What Does the Aristotelian Phronimos Know?. In L. Jost, J. Wuerth (Eds.) Perfecting Virtue: New Essays on Kantian Ethics and Virtue Ethics (pp. 38-57). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Hursthouse, R. (2011). Virtue Ethics and the Treatment of Animals. In T. Beauchamp, R. G. Frey (Eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Animal Ethics (pp. 119-143). New York: Oxford University Press.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/13072
  • Hursthouse, R. (2011). Foot's Ethical Naturalism. Paper presented at Naturalisms in Ethics Conference, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand. 14 July - 15 July 2011.
  • Hursthouse, R. (2010). Doctor-assisted suicide: a commentary on Lesser. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 16 (2), 335-336. 10.1111/j.1365-2753.2010.01395.x
  • Hursthouse, R. (2010). Virtuous action. In O'Connor T, C. Sandis (Eds.) A companion to the philosophy of action (pp. 317-323). Chichester, West Sussex, U.K.: Wiley-Blackwell.

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Primary location

ARTS 2
Level 3, Room 207-323
18 SYMONDS ST
Auckland 1010
New Zealand