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Daniel Farrell

Daniel Farrell

Daniel Farrell

Emeritus Professor



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  • A.B. The University of Chicago, 1965
  • M.A. The University of Chicago, 1967
  • Ph.D. Rockefeller University, 1974


Recent Publications


  • “Jealousy,” in Sex from Plato to Paglia, Volume I, ed. Alan Soble (Greenwood Press: London, 2006).
  • “Capital Punishment and Societal Self-defense,” in Philosophy and its Public Role, ed. John J. Haldane (University of St. Andrews Press: St. Andrews, Scotland, 2004).
  • “A New Paradox of Deterrence,” in Rational Commitment and Social Justice: Essays for Gregory Kavka, ed. Jules L. Coleman and Christopher W. Morris (Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, 1998).
  • “Utility-maximizing Intentions and the Theory of Rational Choice,” Philosophical Topics 21 (1993).
  • "On Some Alleged Paradoxes of Deterrence," Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 73 (1992).
  • "Immoral Intentions," Ethics 102 (1992).