Tag: Philosophical Explanations

  • Scanlon’s “Giving Desert its Due”

    Scanlon’s “Giving Desert its Due”

    A couple of years back Tim Scanlon did a blog post and comment-section discussion on PEA Soup. Here’s one bit: In earlier work, including my Tanner Lectures on the significance of choice and Chapter 6 of What We Owe to Each Other, I rejected the idea of moral desert because I identified it with the…