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    Applying Ethics a Text with Readings.Jeffrey Olen & Vincent E. Barry - 1989
    This book incorporates a practical treatment of moral principles and reasoning, as well as broad coverage of contemporary moral problems to enable students to become confident and consistent moral reasoners.
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    Knowledge, Probability, and Nomic Connections.Jeffrey Olen - 1977 - Southern Journal of Philosophy 15 (4):521-526.
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    Persons and Their World an Introduction to Philosophy.Jeffrey Olen - 1983 - Random House (NY).
  4. Is Undefeated Justified True Belief Knowledge?Jeffrey Olen - 1976 - Analysis 36 (3):150 - 152.
    Discussion of the sufficiency of the traditional account of knowledge as justified true belief has focused on cases in which justified true belief does not constitute knowledge because one's justification depends essentially on a false belief or is defeated by a false statement. I propose three cases designed to show that the traditional account is insufficient for other reasons and that, Consequently, Even undefeated justified true belief does not constitute knowledge.
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  5. Herman Tennessen, Problems of Knowledge Reviewed By.Jeffrey Olen - 1983 - Philosophy in Review 3 (3):150-151.
     
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  6. Herman Tennessen, Problems of Knowledge. [REVIEW]Jeffrey Olen - 1983 - Philosophy in Review 3:150-151.
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  7. Knowledge, Rationality, and Justification.Jeffrey Olen - 1976 - Dissertation, Temple University
     
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    Book Reviews. [REVIEW]N. C. A. Costa, David Harrah, Michael Tye, D. S. Clarke, Jeffrey Olen, Robert Young, Richard Campbell, Michael McKinsey, John Peterson, Alex C. Michalos, John Glucker, John T. Blackmore, Eileen Bagus & Barbara Goodwin - 1985 - Philosophia 15 (1-2):279-281.
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    Theories, Interpretations, and Aesthetic Qualities.Jeffrey Olen - 1977 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 35 (4):425-431.
    It is argued that the application of such predicates as 'is lovely' and 'is somber' to works of art must be construed relativistically. it is first argued that interpretations of works of art bear important similarities to scientific theories, such that the application of aesthetic predicates cannot proceed independently of these interpretations. it is then argued that there are important differences between scientific theories and works of art, such that relativism is precluded with respect to the former but demanded with (...)
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    Perception, Inference, and Aesthetic Qualities.Jeffrey Olen - 1979 - The Monist 62 (4):482-495.
    Joseph Margolis, a relativist with respect to aesthetic qualities, has argued that nonrelativists must produce a theory of perception capable of providing a basis for the distinction between an object’s actually possessing a specified aesthetic quality and an object’s only seeming to possess it. Although I think Margolis is probably right on the point, my concern is not with the need for the non relativist to produce such a theory; rather, it is with the need for the relativist to give (...)
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    Contemporary Aesthetics in Scandinavia.Jeffrey Olen - 1981 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 40 (2):224-226.
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    Moral Freedom.Jeffrey Olen - 1988 - Temple University Press.
    Moral Freedom reconciles three apparently inconsistent truisms about morality: first, moral rules are society's rules; second, morality is a matter of individual choice: and third, some things are wrong regardless of what any society or individual has to say. In developing a moral theory that accommodates all three truisms, Jeffrey Olen offers a view of morality that allows individuals a generous degree of moral freedom.The author explores various answers to the question, "Does anybody or anything have any moral authority over (...)
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