Peter Vallentyne
Florence G. Kline Chair in Philosophy, Emeritus
Office: 406
Fax: 573-884-8949
Mailing Address:
Department of Philosophy
438 Strickland Hall
University of Missouri-Columbia
Columbia, MO 65211-4160, USA

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Research Interests: Ethics and Political Philosophy

Main Interests: The role of liberty, security, equality, and prosperity in the theory of justice; libertarianism (left and right), egalitarianism, consequentialism, responsibility, compensation rights, enforcement rights.

Other Interests: desert and justice, moral dilemmas, the moral status of animals and children, infinite utility, properties, laws of nature.

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Teaching Interests: Applied Ethics, Ethical Theory, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Law

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