Steven Ross

Steve Ross

Research Interests

  • Moral Theory
  • Political and Social Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Aesthetics


  • Ph.D. Harvard University

Courses Recently Taught

  • Moral Realism (Spring 2015)
  • Ethics (Fall 2013, Spring 2012, Spring 2010)

Representative Publications

  • "Real Modest Moral Realism," The Philosophical Forum
  • "The Nature and Limits of Moral Objectivism," The Philosophical Forum
  • "The Nature of Moral Facts" The Philosophical Forum
  • "Assessing Dworkin's Recent Jurisprudence," The Philosophical Forum
  • "Abortion and the Death of the Fetus," Philosophy and Public Affairs
  • "Evaluating the Emotions," Journal of Philosophy
  • "Life's Dominion," Metaphilosophy