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The Journal of Practical Ethics is an open access journal in moral and political philosophy (and related areas), published twice a year by the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics. Freely available. Read online or download here:

Journal of Practial Ethics 5(1), June 2017

Structural Injustice and the Place of Attachment, Lea Ypi, pp 1-21
Accepting Collective Responsibility for the Future, Stephen M. Gardiner, pp 22-52
The Death Penalty Debate: Four Problems and New Philosophical Perspectives, Masaki Ichinose, pp 53-80

Journal of Practical Ethics 4(2), December 2016
The Greatest Vice?, Hugh LaFollette, pp 1-24
Ignorance, Humility and Vice, Cecile Fabre, pp 25-30
Humanity’s Collective Ownership of the Earth and Immigration, Mathias Risse, pp 31-66
Twenty Questions, Peter Singer, pp 67-78
Necessity and Liability: On an Honour-Based Justification for Defensive Harming, Joseph Bowen, pp 79-93
Consistent Vegetarianism and the Suffering of Wild Animals, Thomas M. Sittler-Adamczewski, pp 94-102

Journal of Practical Ethics 4(1), June 2016
Dilemmas of Political Correctness, Dan Moller, pp 1-22
Offsetting Class Privilege, Holly Lawford-Smith, pp 23-51
Unjust Wars Worth Fighting For, Victor Tadros, pp 52-78
The Economics of Morality, Dillon Bowen, pp 80-103
Going Viral: Vaccines, Free Speech, and the Harm Principle, Miles Unterreiner, pp 104-120

Journal of Practical Ethics 3(2), December 2015
Less Blame, Less Crime? The Practical Implications of Moral Responsibility Skepticism, Neil Levy, pp 1-17
Common Morality, Human Rights, and Multiculturalism in Japanese and American Bioethics, Tom L. Beauchamp, pp 18-35
Editorial: Oxford Uehiro Prize in Practical Ethics Winning Essays, p 36
Should we Prohibit Breast Implants? Collective Moral Obligations in the Context of Harmful and Discriminatory Social Norms, Jessica Laimann, pp 37-60
How Should Vegans Live?, Xavier Cohen, pp 61-65

Journal of Practical Ethics 3(1), June 2015
Cost Effectiveness Analysis and Fairness, F. M. Kamm, pp 1-14
The Elements of Well-Being, Brad Hooker, pp 15-35
Motives to Assist and Reasons to Assist: the Case of Global Poverty, Simon Keller, pp 37-63 

Journal of Practical Ethics 2(2), December 2014
How Theories of Well-Being Can Help Us Help, Valerie Tiberius, pp 1-19
What can we learn from happiness surveys?, Edward Skidelsky, pp 20-32
Indirect Discrimination Is Not Necessarily Unjust, Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen, pp 33-57

Journal of Practical Ethics 2(1), June 2014
Church-State Separation, Healthcare Policy, and Religious Liberty, Robert Audi, pp 1-23
Taking Humour (Ethics) Seriously, But Not Too Seriously, David Benatar, pp 24-43
Only X%: The Problem of Sex Equality, Janet Radcliffe-Richards, pp 44-67

Journal of Practical Ethics 1(2), December 2013
Editorial: Introducing the Journal of Practical Ethics’ Podcast Series, Roger Crisp & Julian Savulescu, pp 1-2
The Morality of Reputation and the Judgment of Others, David S. Oderberg, pp 3-33
Moral Education in the Liberal State, Kyla Ebels-Duggan, pp 34-63
Motives and Markets in Health Care, Daniel Hausman, pp 64-84

Journal of Practical Ethics 1(1), June 2013
Introducing the Journal of Practical Ethics, Roger Crisp & Julian Savulescu, pp 1-2
Associative Duties and the Ethics of Killing in War, Seth Lazar, pp 3-48
Biotechnology, Justice and Health, Ruth Faden & Madison Powers, pp 49-61
Situationism and Agency, Alfred R. Mele & Joshua Shepherd, pp 62-83


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