Interests

Primary Interests

Theoretical Ethics (Metaethics and Normative Ethics)
- Moral responsibility 
- Moral epistemology
- Non-natural moral realism
Reasons externalism and non-fundamentalism about reasons


Secondary Interests

Metaphysics
- Philosophy of Action
- Monism
- Personal identity and personhood

Buddhist Philosophy
- esp. Theravada Buddhist meta- and normative ethics, and the related metaphysics

Philosophy of Language
- Conditionals
- The semantics-pragmatics boundary and formal logic

Formal and Informal Logic

Other Areas of Interests

Applied Ethics
- Ethics of education
- Communication Ethics (media, propaganda, education, media literacy)
- Consumer ethics (consumer responsibilities, regulatory responsibilities, environmental 
  considerations, “dollar voting”)

Moral Psychology
 - Moral development

© Mary Renaud 2016