Onora O’Neill

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The essay focuses on the tension between the integrity of a university’s ideal or mission (academic freedom, innovation, excellence in research and teaching) and approaches to accountability that are used to monitor performance and to establish criteria for university funding. The paper examines evaluation systems and the distorting effects of the(More)
Anecdotes of development practice help to give us questions. Philosophers proceed with reflections on simplified abstracted situations of moral tension and choice, which serve to sharpen and organize concepts. Anthropologists amongst others provide extended histories of policies, projects, organizations or individuals, which may go deeper than anecdotes and(More)
In both the original publication (DOI 10.1007/s00134-015-4206-2) and the first erratum (DOI 10.1007/s00134-016-4317-4), the members of the IC-GLOSSARI Investigators and the ESICM Trials Group were provided in such a way that they could not be indexed as collaborators on PubMed. The publisher apologizes for these errors and is pleased to list the members of(More)
The central problem in thinking about trust is that it can be misplaced: the trustworthy may be mistrusted, and the untrustworthy may be trusted. This potential mismatch leads to practical anxiety and intellectual complexity. I shall argue that normative inquiry and empirical work on trustworthiness are more useful than empirical work on trust for those who(More)
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