Members of the Philosophy Department at WSU are actively engaged in scholarship in a wide range of fields within the discipline. On this page we list some of their most recently published work.
- Virtue's Reasons: New Essays on Virtue, Character, and Reasons (New York: Routledge, 2017; pbk 2019)
"The Epistemic Norm of Inference and Non-Epistemic Reasons for Belief" (2019) Synthese. Epub ahead of print: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11229-019-02163-3
- "Epistemic Defeat" (2019, with Dustin Olson). Oxford Bibliographies.
Susan V.H. Castro:
- "A Kantian Theory of the Sensory Processing Subtype of ASD [Autism Spectrum Disorder]" (2019) Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics 6 (1):1–15.
- “Irreplaceability and the Intentionality of Sexual Arousal” European Journal of Philosophy 26 (1), 2018, pp. 1-10.
- The Value of Science in Space Exploration. Oxford University Press (anticipated publication date, 2020). More info
- “Space Settlement: What’s the Rush?” Futures, in press.
- “Where No Planetary Protection Policy Has Gone Before.” International Journal of Astrobiology, in press.
- “Worldship Ethics: Obligations to the Crew” Journal of the British Interplanetary Society 71 (2018): 53-64.
- “Myth-Free Space Advocacy Part III: The Myth of Educational Inspiration” Space Policy 42: 24-32.
- “Myth-Free Space Advocacy Part II: The Myth of the Space Frontier” Astropolitics15 (2017): 167-184.
- “Myth-Free Space Advocacy Part I: The Myth of Innate Exploratory and Migratory Urges” Acta Astronautica 137 (2017): 450-460.
- “Some Ethical Constraints on Near-Earth Resource Exploitation.” Lead author with Tony Milligan. In Yearbook on Space Policy 2015, edited by C. Al-Ekabi, C. Baranes, P. Hulsroj, and A. Lahcen, 227-239. Springer 2017.