Kenneth Walden

Associate Professor

I work on ethics and aesthetics, among other things. I like Kant. 

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Cognitive Science
Ph.D., MIT
A.B., Harvard

Selected Publications

"Reason and respect", forthcoming in Oxford Studies in Metaethics, vol. 15

"Incomparable numbers", Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics, vol. 10

"Reason unbound", forthcoming in the European Journal of Philosophy

"Nature, agency, and the nature of agency", Philosophical Inquiries 6(2), 2018.

"Practical reason not as such", Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy 13(2), 2018.

"Morality, agency, and other people", Ergo, 5(3), 2018.

"Mores and morals: Metaethics and the social" in the Routledge Handbook of Metaethics, 2017.

"The relativity of ethical explanation", Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics, vol. 6, 2016.

"Art and moral revolution", Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 73(3), 2015.

"The Euthyphro Dilemma", Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 90(3), 2015.

"The aid that leaves something to chance", Ethics 124(2), 2014.

"In defense of reflective equilibrium", Philosophical Studies 166(2), 2013.

"Laws of Nature, Laws of Freedom, and the Social Construction of Normativity", Oxford Studies in Metaethics, vol. 7, 2012.

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Works in Progress

"Normativity and agency" for the Routledge Handbook of Agency