Implicit Bias and Philosophy, Volume 2: Moral Responsibility, Structural Injustice, and Ethics

2016.11.08 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Michael Brownstein and Jennifer Saul (eds.), Implicit Bias and Philosophy, Volume 2: Moral Responsibility, Structural Injustice,
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2016.11.08 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Michael Brownstein and Jennifer Saul (eds.), Implicit Bias and Philosophy, Volume 2: Moral Responsibility, Structural Injustice, and Ethics, Oxford University Press, 2016, 285pp., $65.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780198766179. Reviewed by Jeffrey A. Gauthier, University of Portland While research on implicit attitudes has sparked great interest in psychology and the social sciences over the past two decades, interest in the potential impact of that research in the field of philosophy is more recent. This volume is the second edited by Brownstein and Saul on philosophy and implicit bias, the first concerning implicit bias and issues in metaphysics and epistemology. Both consist of papers from conferences associated with the Implicit Bias and Philosophy Research Project. Implicit bias is of particular interest for ethics and political philosophy for two reasons. In the first place, understanding the nature and effects of. . .

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