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    Who is my neighbour? Understanding indifference as a vice

    Lillehammer, Hallvard (2014) Who is my neighbour? Understanding indifference as a vice. Philosophy 89 (4), pp. 559-579. ISSN 0031-8191.

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    Abstract

    Indifference is often described as a vice. Yet who is indifferent; to what; and in what way is poorly understood, and frequently subject to controversy and confusion. This paper proposes a framework for the interpretation and analysis of ethically problematic forms of indifference in terms of how different states of indifference can be either more or less dynamic, or more or less sensitive to the nature and state of their object.

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    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: Copyright Cambridge University Press 2014. This article has been accepted for publication and will appear in a revised form, subsequent to peer review and/or editorial input by Cambridge University Press.
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Philosophy
    Depositing User: Hallvard Lillehammer
    Date Deposited: 11 Jun 2014 09:14
    Last Modified: 27 Jul 2019 16:23
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/9926

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