Gerald F Gaus

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1970 …2019
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Research Output 1970 2019

2019

Diversity in the moral sciences

Gaus, G., Oct 28 2019, Advances in Austrian Economics. Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., p. 49-59 11 p. (Advances in Austrian Economics; vol. 24).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Austrian school of economics
Economics of science
Economics
Austrian economics
Research program
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

Constructing public distributive justice: On the method of functionalist moral theory

Van Schoelandt, C. & Gaus, G. F., Jan 1 2018, New Perspectives on Distributive Justice: Deep Disagreements, Pluralism, and the Problem of Consensus. de Gruyter, p. 403-422 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Functionalism
Functionalist
Justice
Moral Theory
Distributive Justice
1 Citation (Scopus)

Political and distributive justice

Van Schoelandt, C. & Gaus, G. F., Jan 1 2018, The Oxford Handbook of Distributive Justice. Oxford University Press, p. 283-305 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Distributive
Political Institutions
Distributive Justice
Social Contract
Complaints

Political concepts and political theories

Gaus, G. F., Jan 1 2018, Taylor and Francis. 288 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

political theory
equality
justice
democracy
interpretation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Self-organizing moral systems: Beyond social contract theory

Gaus, G. F., May 1 2018, In : Politics, Philosophy and Economics. 17, 2, p. 119-147 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

contract theory
social system
justice
reconciliation
Social contract theory
2017
3 Citations (Scopus)

Consensus on what? Convergence for what? Four models of political liberalism

Gaus, G. & Van Schoelandt, C., Oct 1 2017, In : Ethics. 128, 1, p. 145-172 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Political Liberalism
Public Reason
Overlapping Consensus
Reader
Political philosophy

Introduction

Turner, P. N. & Gaus, G. F., Aug 10 2017, Public Reason in Political Philosophy: Classic Sources and Contemporary Commentaries. Taylor and Francis, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

Locke's liberal theory of public reason

Gaus, G. F., Aug 10 2017, Public Reason in Political Philosophy: Classic Sources and Contemporary Commentaries. Taylor and Francis, p. 164-183 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Public Reason
3 Citations (Scopus)

MORAL LEARNING in the OPEN SOCIETY: The THEORY and PRACTICE of NATURAL LIBERTY

Gaus, G. F. & Nichols, S. B., 2017, In : Social Philosophy and Policy. 34, 1, p. 79-101 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

morality
experiment
society
learning
Liberty

Public reason in political philosophy: Classic sources and contemporary commentaries

Turner, P. N. & Gaus, G. F., Aug 10 2017, Taylor and Francis. 403 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Public Reason
Political philosophy
Social Contract
Georg W.F. Hegel
Faith
2016

Mill's Normative Economics

Gaus, G. F., Sep 13 2016, A Companion to Mill. Wiley-Blackwell, p. 488-503 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Economics
Liberty
Classical Tradition
Political Economy
Political philosophy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Social morality and the primacy of individual perspectives

Gaus, G. F., Aug 9 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Review of Austrian Economics. p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primacy
Morality
Interaction
Symposium
F.A. Hayek
3 Citations (Scopus)

THE COMMONWEALTH of BEES: On the IMPOSSIBILITY of JUSTICE-THROUGH-ETHOS

Gaus, G. F., 2016, In : Social Philosophy and Policy. 33, 1-2, p. 96-121 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

justice
utopia
incentive
Justice
Society

The open society as a rule-based order

Gaus, G. F., 2016, In : Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics. 9, 2, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rule-based
Open Society

The role of conservatism in securing and maintaining just moral constitutions: Toward a theory of complex normative systems

Gaus, G. F., Jan 1 2016, American Conservatism. New York University Press, p. 256-291 36 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

conservatism
constitution
2015
4 Citations (Scopus)

On dissing public reason: A reply to Enoch

Gaus, G. F., Jul 14 2015, In : Ethics. 125, 4, p. 1078-1095 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Reason
Moral Realism

On F. A. Hayek’s “freedom, reason, and tradition”

Gaus, G. F., Apr 1 2015, In : Ethics. 125, 3, p. 820-822 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Public Reason

Gaus, G. F. & Van Schoelandt, C., Mar 26 2015, International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences: Second Edition. Elsevier Inc., p. 591-596 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

philosophy of science
Social Norms
cultural diversity
pluralism
appeal
7 Citations (Scopus)

Public reason liberalism

Gaus, G. F., Jan 1 2015, The Cambridge Companion to Liberalism. Cambridge University Press, p. 112-140 29 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Public Reason
Liberalism
Thomas Hobbes
Theorists
Justice

Social Philosophy

Gaus, G. F., Mar 4 2015, Taylor and Francis. 247 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

social philosophy
social ethics
pluralistic society
private property
distributive justice
12 Citations (Scopus)

The egalitarian species

Gaus, G. F., Jun 1 2015, In : Social Philosophy and Policy. 31, 2, p. 1-27 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014
6 Citations (Scopus)

The good, the bad, and the ugly: Three agent-type challenges to The Order of Public Reason

Gaus, G. F., 2014, In : Philosophical Studies. 170, 3, p. 563-577 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Reason
Person
Moral Agents
Social Morality
Philosophical Studies
2013
1 Citation (Scopus)

On Being Inside Social Morality and Seeing It

Gaus, G. F., 2013, (Accepted/In press) In : Criminal Law and Philosophy. p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

morality
social process
Social Morality
Public Reason
2012
1 Citation (Scopus)

Constructivist and ecological modeling of group rationality

Gaus, G. F., 2012, In : Episteme. 9, 3, p. 245-254 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Constructivist
Rationality
Modeling
Discursive
Decision Making
1 Citation (Scopus)

Green, Bosanquet and the philosophy of coherence

Gaus, G. F., Jan 1 2012, The Nineteenth Century. Taylor and Francis, Vol. 7. p. 408-436 29 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Philosophy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Ideology, Political Philosophy, and the Interpretive Enterprise: A View from the Other Side

Gaus, G. F., May 24 2012, Liberalism as Ideology: Essays in Honour of Michael Freeden. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

political philosophy
liberalism
ideology
political ideology
political theory
2 Citations (Scopus)
equality
obligation
human being
Justification
Consent
6 Citations (Scopus)

Property

Gaus, G. F., Jun 18 2012, The Oxford Handbook of Political Philosophy. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ownership
Conception
Fragmentation
Bundle
Logic
2011
8 Citations (Scopus)

Explanation, justification, and emergent properties: An essay on Nozickian metatheory

Gaus, G. F., Jan 1 2011, The Cambridge Companion to Nozick's Anarchy, State, and Utopia. Cambridge University Press, p. 116-142 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Anarchy
Justification
Utopia
Emergent Properties
Metatheory
10 Citations (Scopus)

On seeking the truth (whatever that is) through democracy: Estlund's case for the qualified epistemic claim

Gaus, G. F., Jan 2011, In : Ethics. 121, 2, p. 270-300 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Democracy
Authority
5 Citations (Scopus)

Retributive Justice and Social Cooperation

Gaus, G. F., May 1 2011, Retributivism: Essays on Theory and Policy. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

justice
instinct
game theory
rationality
experiment

The Demands of Impartiality and the Evolution of Morality

Gaus, G. F., Jan 1 2011, Partiality and Impartiality: Morality, Special Relationships, and the Wider World. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Morality
Impartiality
Immanuel Kant
Pluralism
Indeterminate
4 Citations (Scopus)

The property equilibrium in a liberal social order (or how to correct our moral vision)

Gaus, G. F., Jun 2011, In : Social Philosophy and Policy. 28, 2, p. 74-101 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social order
justice
political philosophy
right of ownership
egalitarianism
2010
38 Citations (Scopus)

Coercion, ownership, and the redistributive state: Justificatory liberalism's classical tilt

Gaus, G. F., Jan 2010, In : Social Philosophy and Policy. 27, 1, p. 233-275 43 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

liberalism
citizen
large family
fairness
respect
5 Citations (Scopus)

Hobbes’s challenge to public reason liberalism: Public reason and religious convictions in Leviathan

Gaus, G. F., Jan 1 2010, Hobbes Today: Insights for the 21st Century. Cambridge University Press, p. 155-177 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Public Reason
Conviction
Religion
Doctrine
Liberalism
14 Citations (Scopus)

On two critics of justificatory liberalism: A response to wall and Lister

Gaus, G. F., May 2010, In : Politics, Philosophy and Economics. 9, 2, p. 177-212 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

liberalism
critic
intuition
interference
criticism
8 Citations (Scopus)

The Idea and Ideal of Capitalism

Gaus, G. F., Jan 2 2010, The Oxford Handbook of Business Ethics. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Capitalism
Ideal
Property Rights
Business Ethics
154 Citations (Scopus)
Public Reason
Morality
Social Morality
Person
Experimental Psychology
8 Citations (Scopus)

The Rights Recognition Thesis: Defending and Extending Green

Gaus, G. F., Sep 1 2010, T. H. Green Ethics, Metaphysics, and Political Philosophy. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Internalism
Grounding
Moral Motivation
2009
6 Citations (Scopus)

Recognized rights as devices of public reason

Gaus, G. F., Dec 2009, In : Nous-Supplement: Philosophical Perspectives. 23, 1, p. 112-136 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Reason
10 Citations (Scopus)

State neutrality and controversial values in on liberty

Gaus, G. F., Jan 1 2009, Mill's On Liberty: A Critical Guide. Cambridge University Press, p. 83-104 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Liberty
Neutrality
Justification
Good Life
Liberalism
17 Citations (Scopus)

The Moral Foundations of Liberal Neutrality

Gaus, G. F., Apr 27 2009, Contemporary Debates in Political Philosophy. John Wiley and Sons, p. 79-98 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Liberal Neutrality
25 Citations (Scopus)

The place of religious belief in public reason liberalism

Gaus, G. F., Sep 21 2009, Multiculturalism and Moral Conflict. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, p. 19-37 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

liberalism
72 Citations (Scopus)
political institution
asymmetry
Law
deliberation
exclusion
2008
8 Citations (Scopus)

Is the public incompetent? Compared to whom? about what?

Gaus, G. F., Sep 2008, In : Critical Review. 20, 3, p. 291-311 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

expert
economic law
economic elite
political elite
economist
5 Citations (Scopus)

Reasonable utility functions and playing the cooperative way

Gaus, G. F., Jun 1 2008, In : Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy. 11, 2, p. 215-234 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

prisoner
instrumental rationality
utility theory
decision theory
formalization
2007
6 Citations (Scopus)

Dirty Hands

Gaus, G. F., Nov 26 2007, A Companion to Applied Ethics. Wiley Blackwell, p. 167-179 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Political Action
Dirty Hands
Applied Ethics
22 Citations (Scopus)

On justifying the moral rights of the moderns: A case of old wine in new bottles

Gaus, G. F., Jan 2007, In : Social Philosophy and Policy. 24, 1, p. 84-119 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wine
Wine
Bottle
Moral Rights
11 Citations (Scopus)

Social complexity and evolved moral principles

Gaus, G. F., Oct 29 2007, Liberalism, Conservatism, and Hayek's Idea of Spontaneous Order. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 149-150 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Moral Principles
Social Complexity
2006
34 Citations (Scopus)

Hayek on the evolution of society and mind

Gaus, G. F., Jan 1 2006, The Cambridge Companion to Hayek. Cambridge University Press, p. 232-258 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Commentators
Social Evolution
Fundamental
Economists
Reader