Michael A. Simon

Michael Simon

Professor Emeritus
J.D. Cardozo School of Law, 1989
Ph.D. Harvard University, 1967
B.A. Amherst College, 1958


Selected Publications

Books

  • Understanding Human Action: Social Explanation and the Vision of Social Science
  • The Matter of Life: Philosophical Problems of Biology

Articles

  • "Law, Technology, and the Environment"
  • "Law, Democracy, and Majority Rule"
  • "Truth, Justice, and Probabilistic Reasoning"
  • "Insanity and Criminality"
  • "Sociobiology: The Aesop's Fables of Science"
  • "Could There Be a Conscious Automaton?"

 

Curriculum Vitae

Upcoming Events

  

 

Lecture

Shari Stone-Mediatore

Colonialism and Mass Incarceration: 
How America Disguises Its Violence

Thursday, April 13th
4:30 pm

 

 

MA in Philosophy and the Arts
Alumni Conference & Celebration

Thinking Back/Looking On

Friday, April 28th
12:30-8:00 pm

Register Here

 

 

Dissertation Defense

Eva Boodman
"White Ignorance and Complicit Responsibility"

Wednesday, May 10th
1:00 pm

 

 

Dissertation Defense

Cara O'Connor  
"Empowerment-Respect, Self-Respect, and Political Liberalism"

Wednesday, May 10th
4:00 pm

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