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dr. M.C. Kühler (Michael)

Assistant Professor

About Me

I am an Assistant Professor at the Department of Philosophy at the University of Twente and “Privatdozent” of Philosophy as well as an Associated Member of the Centre for Advanced Study in Bioethics at the University of Münster (Germany).

Research

My research interests cover ethics, metaethics, applied ethics, the philosophy of personhood, esp. personal autonomy and related topics, the philosophy of love, political philosophy, and action theory.

Publications

Recent Articles
Kühler, M. C. (2018). Modus Vivendi and Toleration. In J. Horton, U. Willems, & M. Westphal (Eds.), Political Theory and Modus Vivendi Springer.
Kühler, M. C. (2017). What if I Cannot Do What I Have to Do? Notions of Personal Practical Necessity and the Principle ‘Ought Implies Can’. In K. Bauer, S. Varga, & C. Mieth (Eds.), Dimensions of Practical Necessity. “Here I Stand. I Can Do No Other” (pp. 87). Palgraven Macmillan.
Kühler, M. C. (2017). Toleranz und/oder Paternalismus im engeren sozialen Nahbereich?Zeitschrift für Praktische Philosophie, 4(2).
Kühler, M. C. (2016). Aufgaben und Ziele: Wozu eigentlich Metaethik? In M. Rüther (Ed.), Grundkurs Metaethik: Grundlagen – Positionen – Kontroversen (pp. 53-65). Mentis.
Kühler, M. C., & Rüther, M. (2016). Einleitung. In M. Kühler, & M. Rüther (Eds.), Handbuch Handlungstheorie: Grundlagen – Kontexte – Perspektiven (pp. 1-5). J.B. Metzler Verlag. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-476-05359-6_1
Kühler, M. C. (2016). Moralische Dilemmata und ‘Dirty Hands’. In M. Kühler, & M. Rüther (Eds.), Handbuch Handlungstheorie: Grundlagen – Kontexte – Perspektiven (pp. 341-348). J.B. Metzler Verlag. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-476-05359-6_39
Kühler, M. C. (2016). Handlungsversuche. In M. Kühler, & M. Rüther (Eds.), Handbuch Handlungstheorie: Grundlagen – Kontexte – Perspektiven (pp. 77-82). J.B. Metzler Verlag. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-476-05359-6_8
Kühler, M. C., & van Ackeren, M. (2016). Ethics on (the) Edge? Introduction to Moral Demandingness and ‘Ought Implies Can’. In M. van Ackeren, & M. Kühler (Eds.), The Limits of Moral Obligation: Moral Demandingness and Ought Implies Can (pp. 1). (Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory; Vol. 33). Routledge / Taylor& Francis.
Kühler, M. C. (2016). Demanding the Impossible: Conceptually Misguided or Merely Unfair? In M. van Ackeren, & M. Kühler (Eds.), The Limits of Moral Obligation: Moral Demandingness and Ought Implies Can (pp. 116-130). (Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory; Vol. 33). Routledge.
Kühler, M. C. (2016). Wollen, Sollen und Können. In N. Roughley, & J. Schälike (Eds.), Wollen: Seine Bedeutung, seine Grenzen (pp. 303-318). Mentis.

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7522NJ  Enschede
The Netherlands

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