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    The Spectre of Nat Turner.Margaret Betz - 2020 - Social Philosophy Today 36:179-194.
    We have a complicated, sometimes contradictory, perception of the use of political violence. This article discusses the possible legitimacy of a particular kind, referred to as “resistance violence,” or violence carried out by vulnerable targeted social groups. After providing distinctions regarding who, when, and why resistance violence happens, this article considers two examples that highlight different factors. By considering the work of various philosophers including Locke, Arendt, Fanon, and Fricker, this article proposes two theses: first, that epistemic contextualization requires that (...)
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    Evolution and the Modern Deus Ex Machina.Margaret Betz - 2012 - Think 11 (30):111-114.
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    Are Dogs the New Hummer?Margaret Betz - 2011 - Think 10 (27):105-108.
    Pet adoption from an animal rescue shelter would seem to be one of those indisputable things in life that only increases a person's positive karma. Kant spoke of morality residing in a good will and pure intention; saving a dog from being euthanized by providing it with a loving, secure home seems the living embodiment of that. Or so it would seem.
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    Sheer Thoughtlessness.Margaret Betz - 2013 - The Philosophers' Magazine 63:111-112.
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    Living Philosophy: A Historical Introduction to Philosophical Ideas.Margaret Betz - 2019 - Teaching Philosophy 42 (3):297-300.