Recent work by Helen Frowe

(Forthcoming) ‘The Duty to Save and the Duty to Minimise Harm’, Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy 7. Winner of the 2019 Marc Sanders Prize in Political Philosophy.

(2019) ‘The Duty to Remove Statues of Wrongdoers’, Journal of Practical Ethics 7/3: 1 – 31

(2019) ‘Bystanders, Risk, and Consent’, Bioethics (part of a symposium on risks in clinical trials). Early view at:

(2019) Helen Frowe and Jonathan Parry, ‘Wrongful Observation’ Philosophy and Public Affairs Vol. 47/2: 105 – 137

(2019) ‘Civilian Liability’, Ethics Vol.129 / 4: 625 – 650

(2019) ‘If You’ll Be My Bodyguard: Agreements to Save and the Duty to Minimise Harm’, Ethics (2019) Vol. 129 / 2: 1 – 25

(2019) Helen Frowe and Derek Matravers, ‘Conflict and Cultural Heritage: A Moral Analysis of the Challenges of Heritage Protection’, J. Paul Getty Trust Occasional Papers in Cultural Heritage Policy, 3.

(2019) ‘Legitimate Targets in War’, David Edmonds and Julian Savulescu (eds.), Ethics in the Contemporary World, Routledge

(2019) ‘War and Intervention’, in Robert Jubb, Patrick Tomlin and Catriona McKinnon (eds.), Issues in Political Theory, 4th edn., (Oxford: Oxford University Press). (Revised and updated)

(2018): ‘Defending Defensive Killing: Reply to McMahan, Barry, Haque, Renzo and Ferzan’, Journal of Moral Philosophy (symposium on Defensive Killing).

(2018): ‘Lesser-Evil Justifications for Harming: Why We are Required to Turn the Trolley’, The Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. 68, No. 2: 460-480.

(2018): Seth Lazar and Helen Frowe (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Ethics of War (New York: OUP).

(2018): Seth Lazar and Helen Frowe, ‘The Ethics of War’, in Lazar and Frowe (eds.), Oxford Handbook of Ethics of War, (New York: Oxford University Press), pp. 1 – 20.

(2018) ‘The Just War Framework’, in Lazar and Frowe (eds.), Oxford Handbook of Ethics of War, (New York: Oxford University Press), DOI:10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199943418.013.27.

(2017) ‘War in Political Philosophy’, in William R. Thompson (ed.) Oxford Research Encyclopaedia of Politics, (Oxford University Press)

(2016): The Ethics of War and Peace: An Introduction (Routledge) – 2nd edition

(2016) ‘On the Redundancy of Jus ad Vim’, Ethics and International Affairs, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 117 – 129

(2016): ‘Collectivism and Reductivism in the Ethics of War’, Kimberley Brownlee, David Coady and Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen (eds.) Blackwell Companion to Applied Philosophy (Wiley-Blackwell) pp. 342 – 355

(2015): ‘Claim Rights, Duties and Lesser Evil Obligations’, Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, Supplementary Volume Vol. 89, pp. 267 – 285

(2016): ‘The Role of Necessity in Liability to Defensive Harm’, in Christian Coons and Michael Weber (eds.) The Ethics of Self-Defense (New York, OUP)

(2015): ‘Can Reductive Individualists Allow Defence Against Political Aggression?’, in Peter Vallentyne, David Sobel and Steven Wall (eds.) Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy, Vol. 1

(2014) Defensive Killing, (Oxford: OUP)

(2014) ‘War and Intervention’, in Catriona McKinnon (ed.) Issues in Political Theory, 3rd edition., (Oxford: OUP)

(2014) Helen Frowe and Gerald Lang (eds.) How We Fight: Ethics in War, (Oxford: OUP). Part of the Mind Association’s Occasional Series in Philosophy.

(2014) ‘Non-Combatant Liability in War’, in Frowe and Lang (eds.) How We Fight: Ethics in War (as above)

(2014) ‘Judging Armed Humanitarian Intervention’, Don E. Scheid (ed.), The Ethics of Armed Humanitarian Intervention, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press)

Some of Helen’s papers are available here in draft form, for those without journal access.


Recent Work by Joseph Bowen

(Forthcoming) ‘Addressing the Addressive Theory of Rights’, Journal of Applied Philosophy (book symposium on Rowan Cruft’s Human Rights, Ownership, and the Individual, eds. Joseph Bowen and Massimo Renzo).

(2020) John Basl and Joseph Bowen, ‘AI as a Moral Right-Holder’, The Oxford Handbook of the Ethics of AI, Markus Dubber, Frank Pasquale, and Sunit Das (eds.) (Oxford: Oxford University Press).


Recent Work by William Bülow

​(Forthcoming) Bülow, W. & Dagan, N, ‘From rehabilitation to penal communication: the role of furlough and visitation within a retributivist framework’, Punishment & Society.

(Forthcoming) Bülow, W. & Lindblom, L, ‘The social injustice of parental imprisonment’, Moral Philosophy & Politics.

(Forthcoming) Bülow, W. & Thomas, J., ‘On the ethics of reconstructing destroyed cultural heritage monuments’, Journal of the American Philosophical Association.

(Forthcoming) ‘Risking civilian lives to avoid harm to cultural heritage?’, Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy.

(Forthcoming) Bülow, W. Godskesen, T. Helgesson, G., Eriksson, S., ‘Why unethical papers should be retracted’, Journal of Medical Ethics.

(2019) ‘Retributivism and the use of imprisonment as the ultimate backup sanction’, Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, 32(2): 285-303.

(2019) Bülow, W. & Helgesson, ‘Criminalization of Scientific Misconduct’, Medicine Health Care and Philosophy Vol 22 (2): 245–252.

(2018) ‘Deserved Delayed Release? The Communicative Theory of Punishment and Indeterminate Prison Sentences’, Criminal Justice Ethics Vol 37 (2): 164-181.


Recent Work by Benjamin Matheson

(2020) ‘Celebrity, Democracy, and Epistemic Power’ (with Alfred Archer, Amanda Cawston, Machteld Gueskens). Perspectives on Politics

(Forthcoming). ‘Manipulators and Moral Standing’, Philosophia

(2019) ‘When Artists Fall: Honoring and Admiring the Immoral’ (with Alfred Archer) Journal of the American Philosophical Association, 5, 2: 246-265

(2019) ‘Admiration and Education: What Should We Do with Immoral Intellectuals?” (with Alfred Archer) Ethical Perspectives, 26, 1: 5-32

(2019) ‘Shame and the Sports Fan’ (with Alfred Archer) at Journal of the Philosophy of Sport, 46: 208-223

(2019) ‘Towards a Structural Ownership Condition on Moral Responsibility’ Canadian Journal of Philosophy, 4: 458-480

(2018) ‘Is Blameworthiness Forever?’ (with Andrew Khoury) Journal of the American Philosophical Association, 4, 2: 204: 224

(2018) ‘Tracing and Heavenly Freedom’ International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, 84: 57–69

(2018) ‘The Threat from Manipulation Arguments” American Philosophical Quarterly, 55, 1: 37-50

Recent Work by Lisa Hecht

(2019). ‘Provocateurs and Their Rights to Self-Defence‘. Criminal Law and Philosophy

(2018) Review of Seth Lazar ‘Sparing Civilians’. Journal of Moral Philosophy. 15 (1):112-115


Recent Work by Jonathan Parry

(2018) ‘Civil War and Revolution‘ in The Oxford Handbook of the Ethics of War​ (Edited by Seth Lazar and Helen Frowe)

(2017) ‘Defensive Harm, Consent, and Intervention’, Philosophy and Public Affairs, 45, No.4, 356-396

(2017) ‘Authority and Harm’, Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy, Vol.3, 252-278

(2017) ‘Legitimate Authority and the Ethics of War: A Map of the Terrain‘, Ethics and International Affairs, 31, No.2, 169-189

(2015) ‘Liability, Community, and Just Conduct in War‘, Philosophical Studies, available online

(2015) ‘Just War Theory, Legitimate Authority, and Irregular Belligerency‘, Philosophia 43, No.1 (2015), 175-196

Some of Jonathan’s papers are available here in draft form, for those without journal access.