Affect and Moral Epistemology

"Taking the Perceptual Analogy Seriously" in Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 19.4 (2016): 897-915. [Draft]

*Winner of the 2017 Routledge, Taylor & Francis Prize awarded by the APA to the two best papers published by limited-term faculty in 2016.

"Intellect vs. Affect: Finding Leverage in an Old Debate." in Philosophical Studies 174.9 (2017): 2251-2276. [Draft]

"On the Epistemological Significance of Value Perception" Forthcoming in Evaluative Perception: Aesthetic, Ethical, and Normative, eds. Anna Bergqvist and Robert Cowan (Oxford University Press). [Draft]

"Desiring Under the Proper Guise." with Mark Schroeder. Provisionally forthcoming in Oxford Studies in Metaethics. [Draft]       

"Sentimental Perceptualism and the Armchair: A Sketch of a Complete Epistemology of Value" (under review) (Draft available upon request)

*A previous version of this manuscript has been cited by other scholars under the title, "Armchair Moral Knowledge and the Perceptual Analogy."

Real Sentimentalism (book project)


"A Perceptual Theory of Hope." with Katie Stockdale. Forthcoming in Ergo, an Open Access Journal of Philosophy (draft available upon request)

"Hope, Enthusiasm, and Excitement." with Hunter Threadgill and Philip Gable. Commissioned for the Routledge Handbook of Emotion Theory, ed. Andrea Scarantino.

"Hope." Commissioned for the International Encyclopedia of Ethics. Ed. Hugh LaFollette. Wiley-Blackwell.

"Finding Hope" Revise & Resubmit at a journal (draft available upon request)

"The Intersection of Hopes and Dreams" (under review) (draft available upon request)

"Defining the Virtue of Hope" (in progress)

Book Reviews

Review of Emotional Insight: The Epistemic Role of Emotional Experience by Michael Brady. Ethics 125.2 (2015). [Draft]