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    Minding your own business? Understanding indifference as a virtue

    Lillehammer, Hallvard (2014) Minding your own business? Understanding indifference as a virtue. Philosophical Perspectives 28 (1), pp. 111-126. ISSN 1520-8583.

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    Indifference is sometimes described as a virtue. 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 acceptable 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.


    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: This is the accepted version of the article which has been published in final form at
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > School of Historical Studies
    Depositing User: Hallvard Lillehammer
    Date Deposited: 06 Jan 2015 09:11
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2023 17:12


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