Richard Kraut

Summary

Richard Kraut is the Charles and Emma Morrison Professor in the Humanities at Northwestern University.[1]

Richard Kraut
Born (1944-10-27) October 27, 1944 (age 77)
NationalityAmerican
Alma materUniversity of Michigan (B.A.)
Princeton University
(Ph.D.)
Scientific career
FieldsPhilosophy
InstitutionsNorthwestern University
Doctoral advisorGregory Vlastos
Websitewww.philosophy.northwestern.edu/people/continuing-faculty/kraut-richard.html

BiographyEdit

Richard Kraut got his M.S. from the University of Michigan, and his Ph.D. from Princeton University in 1969.

BibliographyEdit

BooksEdit

  • Socrates and the State (Princeton UP: 1984).
  • Aristotle on the Human Good (Princeton UP: 1989).
  • Aristotle Politics Books VII and VIII, traduction avec commentaires (Clarendon: 1997).
  • Aristotle: Political Philosophy (Oxford UP: 2002)
  • What is Good and Why: The Ethics of Well-Being (Harvard UP: 2007).
  • How to Read Plato (Granta Books : 2008).
  • Against Absolute Goodness (Oxford University Press: 2011).

EditorEdit

  • The Cambridge Companion to Plato (Cambridge, 1992).
  • Plato's Republic: Critical Essays (Rowman & Littlefield, 1997).
  • Aristotle's Politics: Critical Essays (with Steven Skultety, Rowman & Littlefield, 2005)
  • The Blackwell Guide to Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics (2006)

ArticlesEdit

  • Two Conceptions of Happiness, The Philosophical Review 88 (1979), p. 167-197. (Reprinted in Louis Pojman, ed., Ethical Theory: Classical and Contemporary Readings, Wadsworth Publishing Co., 1989; also in William H. Shaw, ed., Social and Personal Ethics, Wadsworth Publishing Co., 1993, and in T.I. Irwin, ed., Articles on Greek and Roman Philosophy, Garland Publishing Inc.
  • The Defense of Justice in Plato's Republic, in R. Kraut (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Plato, Cambridge University Press, 1992, p. 311-337.
  • Return to the Cave: Republic 519-521, In Oxford Readings in Philosophy: Plato: Ethics, Politics, Religion, and the Soul, ed. by Gail Fine, Oxford University Press, 1999
  • Doing Without Morality: Reflections on the Meaning of Dein in Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy, mai 2006, p. 169-200.
  • How to Justify Ethical Propositions, in Richard Kraut (ed.), The Blackwell Guide to Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, (2006, p. 76-95.
  • The Examined Life, Sara Ahbel-Rappe & Rachana Kamtekar (eds.), A Companion to Socrates. Blackwell (2006, pp. 228–42).
  • An Aesthetic Reading of Aristotle’s Ethics. In Verity Harte and Melissa Lane (eds.), Politeia: Essays in Honour of Malcolm Schofield, Cambridge University Press, 2013.
  • Human Diversity and the Nature of Well-Being: Reflections on Sumner’s Methodology, Res Philosophica, vol. 90, nº 3, juillet 2013, p. 307-322.
  • “Précis: Against Absolute Goodness” and “Replies to Stroud, Thomson, and Crisp,” Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, Vol. 87, nº 2, p. 457-8 et p. 483-501, septembre 2013.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Faculty Profile at Northwestern University.