Selected articles and abstracts, work in progress.


Plato, Virtue and the Law

Book proposal under review, manuscript available on request.

Virtue Ethics, Politics and the Functions of Laws: The Parent Analogy in Plato's Menexenus.

 Dialogue, XLVI, 2, 2007. 

Why the Capabilities approach is justified


Journal of Applied Philosophy Volume 24 Issue 1 Page 16 - February 2007

 (This is an electronic version of an article published in the Journal for Applied Philosophy: complete citation information for the final version of the paper, as published in the print edition of the Journal for Applied Philosophy, is available on the Blackwell Synergy online delivery service, accessible via the journal's website at )

The Hardboiled Detective as Moralist: Ethics and Crime Fiction

in Values and Virtues, Mind Series, OUP, edited by Tim Chappell, 2007.