Discussions of Gert's Moral Theory
Book:
Rationality, Rules, and Ideals: Critical Essays on Bernard Gert's Moral Theory, edited by Walter Sinnott-Armstrong and Robert Audi, published by Rowman & Littlefield, 2002. This book is based on the conference on Morality:its Nature and Justification, at Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire on May 13-16, 1999.
 
Symposia:
Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, Vol. LXII, No.2 - March 2001, pp.421-481. The authors are Kurt Baier, "Justified Morality" (pp. 427-433), Dan W. Brock, "Gert on the Limits of Morality's Requirements" (pp. 435-440), Thomas L. Carson, "Gert on Rationality, Intrinsic Value, and the Overridingness of Morality" (pp. 441-446), Ruth Chang, "Two Conceptions of Reasons for Action" (pp. 447453), David Copp,"Against Internalism About Reasons -- Gert's Rational Options" (pp. 455-461), Bernard Gert, "Précis of Morality: Its Nature and Justification" (pp. 421-426) and "Replies" (pp. 463-481).
 
The Journal of Value Inquiry, Vol. 35, No. 4 -December 2001. The authors are James p. Sterba, "Gert and the Defense of Morality" (pp.427-438); David Philips, "Gert, Sidgwick, and Hybrid Theories of Rationality" (pp. 439-448); Patrick H. Yarnell, "The Intrinsic goodness of Pain, Anguish, and the Loss of Pleasure" (pp. 449-454). Bernard Gert, "Replies to Three Critics" (pp. 455-476).
 
“Responses to: Wade L. Robinson, Michael S. Pritchard, Daniel E. Wueste, and Kerry D. Romesburg,” Teaching Ethics, Volume 7, Number 1 –2006 (pp. 101-117).
 
“Reply to Julia Driver, Timm Triplett, and Kathleen Wallace,” Metaphilosophy, Volume 38 Issue 4, July 2007 (pp. 404-419).
 
Review Articles:
"Gert's contribution to moral philosophy," Carl Wellman, Metaphilosophy, Volume 10, Nos. 3 and 4, July/October 1979, pp. 315-329.
"Bernard Gert's Moral System," E. J. Bond, Metaphilosophy, Volume 31, No. 4, July 2000, pp. 427-445.
"Bernard Gert's Morality and its application to computer ethics," Timm Triplett, Ethics and Information Technology, Volume 4, No. 1, 2002, pp.79-92.

 

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