Douglas Lackey

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Education

  • Ph.D. Yale University

Research Interests

  • The Ethics of War and Peace
  • Aesthetics
  • Ethics
  • History of Philosophy

Courses Recently Taught

  • History of Aesthetics: Hegel to Neitzsche (Spring 2015)
  • Medieval Philosophy (Fall 2010)
  • Late Medieval/Renaissance Philosophy (Fall 2009)

Representative Publications

  • "Ethics and Nuclear Deterrence," (in James Rachel's Moral Problems, 1972)

  • Russell, Bertrand. Essays in Analysis, Douglas Lackey, ed. (Allen and Unwin, 1973)

  • "Missiles and Morals," (Philosophy and Public Affairs, 1982)

  • Moral Principles and Nuclear Weapons (Rowman and Littlefield, 1984)

  • "Taking Risk Seriously," Journal of Philosophy, 1986

  • The Ethics of War and Peace (Prentice-Hall 1989)

  • Ethic and Strategic Defense (Wadsworth, 1990)