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Research Output 2002 2019

2019

Justifying too much: is Utilitarianism a moral theory at all?

Brecher, B., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Interrogation and torture: research on its efficacy and its integration with legality and morality. Barela, S., Fallon, M., Gaggioli, G. & Ohlin, D. (eds.). Oxford

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearchpeer-review

Sound
Torture
Utilitarianism
Moral Theory
Scenarios
2018

Universities: the neoliberal agenda

Brecher, B., 30 Jul 2018, (Accepted/In press) Interrogating the Neoliberal Lifecycle. Clack, B. & Paule, M. (eds.). London

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearchpeer-review

neoliberalism
university
liberalism
engineering

Violence and moral philosophy

Brecher, B., 8 Sep 2018, The Wiley handbook of violence and aggression. Sturmey, P. (ed.). Chichester, UK, Vol. 1. p. 171-180 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearch

Moral philosophy
Physical
2017

Against charity: some preliminary consideratrions

Brecher, B., 26 Jun 2017, In : Ethics & Bioethics (in Central Europe). 7, 1-2, p. 97-103 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Charity
Paradigm
Morality
Recipient
Quietism
2016

Intellectual Complicity in Torture

Brecher, B. & Neu, M., 1 Jan 2016, Exploring Complicity: Concept, Cases and Critique. Neu, M., Dunford, R. & Afxentiou, A. (eds.). London, p. 143-160 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearch

Torture

Brecher, B., 1 Jan 2016, The Routledge handbook of critical terrorism studies. Jackson, R. (ed.). London, p. 170-180 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearch

torture
terrorism
scenario
2015

Andrea Dworkin’s Pornography: men possessing women – a reassessment

Brecher, B., 1 Jan 2015, Women and violence: the agency of victims and perpetrators. Marway, H. & Widdows, H. (eds.). London, p. 145-161 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearch

Open Access
File
Pornography
Teaching
Excuse
Liberalism
Common Sense

Neo-liberalism and its threat to moral agency

Brecher, B., 1 Jan 2015, Virtue and economy: essays on morality and markets. Bielskis, A. & Knight, K. (eds.). London, UK, p. 23-32 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearch

Morality
Moral Agency
Threat
Neoliberalism
Intentions
2014

Values-based practice: but which values, and whose?

Brecher, B., 1 Oct 2014, Debates in values-based practice: arguments for and against. Loughlin, M. (ed.). Cambridge, p. 62-68 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearch

Advocacy
Justice
Gloss
Liberalism
Fundamental

What is professional ethics?

Brecher, B., 1 Jan 2014, In : Nursing Ethics. 21, 2, p. 239-244 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Professional Ethics
Professionalism
2013

Academic freedom

Brecher, B., 2013, The International Encyclopedia of Ethics. LaFollette, H. (ed.).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearchpeer-review

The Holocaust

Brecher, B., 2013, The International Encyclopedia of Ethics. LaFollette, H. (ed.).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearchpeer-review

What is the erotic?

Brecher, B., 30 Nov 2013, In : Journal of the International Network for Sexual Ethics & Politics. 1, 1, p. 63-68 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Transgression
2012

Pornography: men possessing women. A reassessment

Brecher, B., 2012, Women and violence: the agency of victims and perpertrators. Marway, H. & Widdows, H. (eds.).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearch

Pornography
Teaching
1990s
1980s
Political Issues

The family and neoliberalism: time to revive a critique

Brecher, B., 2012, In : Ethics and Social Welfare. 6, 2, p. 157-167 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

neoliberalism
homo economicus
politics
popularity
time

The "ticking bomb": a spurious argument for torture

Brecher, B., 1 Apr 2012, In : TORTURE: Asian and Global Perspectives. 1, 1, p. 30-38 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

Open Access
File
torture
lawyer
scenario

Why torture is wrong

Brecher, B., 2012, Contemporary debates on terrorism. Jackson, R. & Sinclair, J. (eds.). London, UK, p. 159-165 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearchpeer-review

Torture
Consequentialist
Scenarios
Justification
Non-consequentialism
2011

Torture: a touchstone for global social justice

Brecher, B., 2011, Global Social Justice. Widdows, H. & Smith, N. (eds.). London and New York, p. 90-101 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearchpeer-review

Person
Morality
Torture
Social Justice
Justification

What is wrong with eliminating genetically-based disability?

Brecher, B., 2011, In : Public Health Ethics. 4, 3, p. 218-225 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Fetus
Education
Physical
Social Norms

Which values and whose?

Brecher, B., Oct 2011, In : Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice. 17, 5, p. 996-998 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Values
medical ethics
morality
moral philosophy
2010

Discourses and practices of terrorism: interrogating terror

Devenney, M., Brecher, B. & Winter, A., 2010, London and New York. 204 p. (Critical Terrorism Studies)

Research output: Book/ReportBook - authoredResearchpeer-review

terrorism
discourse
editor
violence
politics

Is critical education still possible in UK universities?

Brecher, B., 2010, The possibility/impossibility of a new critical language in education. Rotterdam, p. 351-366 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearchpeer-review

university
education
university education
present

The politics of professional ethics

Brecher, B., Mar 2010, In : Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice. 16, 2, p. 351-355 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

professional ethics
moral philosophy
politics
Iraq
2009

Interrogation, intelligence and ill-treatment: lessons from Northern Ireland, 1971-72

Brecher, B., 2009, In : Intelligence and National Security. 24, 5, p. 631-643 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

torture
intelligence
extortion
readership
international agreement
2008

Rational rationing

Brecher, B., 2008, In : Clinical Ethics. 3, p. 53-54 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Rationing
Politicians
Workers
Managers
Health
2007

The politics of medical and health ethics: collapsing goods and the moral climate

Brecher, B., 2007, In : Journal of Value Inquiry. 4, 2-3, p. 359-370 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Climate
Health
Medical Ethics
Misunderstanding

Torture and the Ticking Bomb

Brecher, B., 2007, London, UK. 136 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook - authoredResearch

2006

Communitarianism: the practice of postmodern liberalism

Brecher, B., Jun 2006, Global norms in the twenty-first century. Giesen, K-D. & Van der Pijl, K. (eds.). Cambridge, UK, p. 212-225 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearchpeer-review

Communitarianism
Liberalism
Communitarian
Social Justice
Proceedings

The politics of humanism

Brecher, B., 2006, Debating humanism. Cummings, D. (ed.). Exeter, p. 108-116 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearchpeer-review

Humanism
Conception
Human Being
Human Nature
Political Commitment

Why the Kantian ideal survives medical learning curves; and why it matters

Brecher, B., 2006, In : Journal of Medical Ethics. 32, 9, p. 511-512 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Immanuel Kant
Ideal
Learning Curve
Medicine
Legislation

‘In its own image’: neo-liberalism and the managerialist university

Brecher, B., 2006, In : Prospero. 12, 4, p. 6-12 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

neoliberalism
university
opposition
cadre
employer
2005

Complicity and modularization: how universities were made safe for the market

Brecher, B., 2005, In : Critical Quarterly. 47, 1-2, p. 72-82 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

modularization
university
market
education
neoliberalism
2004

Do intellectuals have a special public responsibility?

Brecher, B., 2004, Philosophy and its Public Role. Aiken, W. & Haldane, J. (eds.). p. 25-38 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceeding with ISSN or ISBNChapterResearch

2003

Transgenerational Obligations: 21st Century Germany and the Holocaust

Brecher, B., 2003, In : Journal of Applied Philosophy. 20, 1, p. 45-57 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

2002

Our obligation to the dead

Brecher, B., Feb 2002, In : Journal of Applied Philosophy. 19, 2, p. 109-119 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch