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Janice Moulton

Research Associate, Sessions Complex House Fellow

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Sample Publications and Research Interests

Contemporary Culture and Trends in China: Multimedia Presentations

Scaling the Dragon: Adventures in China that challenge contract theory, the public-private distinction in political theory, the nature of rights, obligations and promise-keeping, the social value of private property, the relationship of truth and meaning, and the real basis for philosophical skepticism (with G. M. Robinson, Psychology Department, Smith College). Cross Cultural Publications, 1994
Back Cover Text, Preface

Ethical Problems in Higher Education introduces the variety and depth of ethical issues faced by students, faculty and staff in higher education. Topics include abuses of power, conflict of interest, evaluation, bias, censorship, sexual harassment, research fraud, values in research and teaching (with G. M. Robinson), Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1985. Second Edition, 2005.

Guidebook for Publishing Philosophy
provides information about journal publishing, book publishing and presenting papers. The first and second editions have gone into second and third printings. This is the only independently authored publication that the American Philosophical Association has undertaken.
American Philosophical Association, Newark, Delaware. First Edition, 1975; Second Edition, 1977; Third Edition, (with Marcia Yudkin) 1987.

The Organization of Language presents a new theory of syntax, syntax learning, and the relationship of language and meaning. This new theory is compared to other linguistic theories, related to philosophical issues about innate ideas, philosophy of science and the purpose of models, and applied to data on language and language learning (with G. M. Robinson), Cambridge University Press, 1981.

Why Everyone Deserves a Sporting Chance: Education, Justice and College Sports Sports Ethics, edited by J. Boxill, Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, 2003,
pp. 29-39.

Academic Freedom, Encyclopedia of Ethics, edited by L. Becker and C. Becker, Routledge, 2002 (with G. M. Robinson), pp. 10-13.

Plagiarism, Encyclopedia of Ethics, edited by L. Becker and C. Becker, Routledge, 2002 (with G. M. Robinson), pp. 1316-1318.

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