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Jennifer Hawkins, Associate Research Professor of Philosophy and Core Faculty in the Duke Initiative for Science & Society    editJennifer Hawkins

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Ph.D., Princeton University, 2000
M.A., Princeton University, 1997
B.A., Reed College, 1994

Research Interests:

"Well-Being: What Matters Beyond the Mental?," Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics 4 (2015): 210-35 

"Well-Being, Time, and Dementia," Ethics 124 (2014): 507-42.
Teaching (Spring 2018):
  • PHIL 692S.01, Bioethics Synopsis
    West Duke 204, Th 01:40 PM-04:10 PM

Recent Publications   (More Publications)
  • Hawkins, J. "Decision-Making Capacity and Value." Philosophy and Psychiatry: Problems, Intersections and New Perspectives. Ed. Moseley,, D; Gala,, G. Routledge, 2016. 204-213.
  • Hawkins, J. "The Experience Machine and the Experience Requirement." The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Well-Being. Ed. Fletcher,, G. Routledge, 2016. 355-365.
  • Hawkins, J. "What’s Good for Them? Best Interests and Severe Disorders of Consciousness." Finding Consciousness: The Neuroscience, Ethics and Law of Severe Brain Damage. Ed. Sinnott-Armstrong,, W. Oxford University Press (OUP), 2016. 180-206.
  • Hawkins, J; Summers, JS; Sinnott-Armstrong, W. "Commentary on Kim: Decision-making capacity and valueThe political science of psychiatric diagnosis: A moral defense of the DSMScrupulous treatment." Philosophy and Psychiatry: Problems, Intersections and New Perspectives.  2015. 204-213. [doi]
  • Hawkins, J. "Well-Being: What Matters Beyond the Mental?." Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics 4 (2015): 210-235. [pdf]

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