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The RHIC magnet system
Abstract The magnet system of the collider consists of superconducting dipole, quadrupole and correction magnets for guiding and focusing the beams through the regular arcs of the machine lattice asExpand
Trials and Punishments
Preface Introduction 1. On being fit to be tried and punished 2. Criticism, blame and moral punishment 3. The law's demands 4. Trial and verdict 5. Trial and punishment 6. ConsequentialistExpand
‘A Brute to the Brutes?’: Descartes' Treatment of Animals
To be able to believe that a dog with a broken paw is not really in pain when it whimpers is a quite extraordinary achievement even for a philosopher. Yet according to the standard interpretaion,Expand
Partiality, Favouritism and Morality
Many philosophers are impartialists: they maintain that morality requires us to allocate our time and resources without according special preference to our own goals and interests and withoutExpand
Philosophy and the Good Life: Reason and the Passions in Greek, Cartesian and Psychoanalytic Ethics
1. Philosophy and how to live 2. Ratiocentric ethics 3. The ethics of science and power 4. Ethics and the challenge to reason.