Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2021-09-01 Moral failure and the evolution of appearing moralPhilosophical Psychology.  35:386-409. 2021-09-01
2017-01-01 A New Puzzle for Hedonistic Theories of ValueJournal of Philosophy and Phenomenological Research.  115-130. 2017-01-01
2013-03-01 When Helping the Victim Matters More than Helping a VictimUtilitas2013-03-01
2009-01-01 Evolution and Human Nature: Comparing Honors and Traditional Pedagogies for the New Science of the Mind.Journal of the National Collegiate Honors Council.  93-102. 2009-01-01
2008-11-01 The Caveman's Conscience: Evolution and Moral RealismAustralasian Journal of Philosophy.  1-19. 2008-11-01
2008-07-01 Evolution and the Possiblity of Moral RealismPhilosophy and Phenomenological Research.  77:237-244. 2008-07-01
2007-07-01 Good Samaritans, Good HumanitariansJournal of Applied Philosophy.  24:238-254. 2007-07-01

Book

Year Title Altmetric
2011-01-01 Evolutionary Ethics: An Introduction.  Wiley-Blackwell Press. 2011-01-01

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2021-05-01 Ethics and Evolution -- International Encyclopedia of Ethics.  Wiley-Blackwell Press. 2021-05-01
2018-01-01 Enhancing Moral Behavior -- Posthumanism: The Future of Homo sapiens.  Cenage. 2018-01-01
2017-10-01 The Tragedy of the Biological Imperative -- The Ethics in Nature.  Lexington. 2017-10-01
2013-04-01 Evolutionary Ethics: Past and Present -- Encyclopedia of Philosophy and the Social Sciences.  SAGE Publications. 2013-04-01

Document

Year Title Altmetric
2016-01-01 Review of Philip Kitcher, The Ethical Project (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2011), 432 pages. ISBN 978-0674061446.Politics and the Life Sciences. 134-135. 2016-01-01
2013-07-01 Your Brain on Ethics: A Review of Churchland's "Braintrust"Journal of Moral Philosophy. 558-60. 2013-07-01

Research Overview

  • Moral Psychology, Metaethics
  • Investigator On

  • Online Course Development 2009-05-01 - 2009-08-01
  • Online Course Development 2008-05-01 - 2008-08-01
  • Teaching Overview

  • Metaethics, Moral Psychology, Cognitive Science
  • Full Name

  • Scott M James