Robert Stern - publications

Authored Books

Kantian Ethics: Value, Agency, and Obligation
Oxford: Oxford University Press (2015)

Understanding Moral Obligation: Kant, Hegel, Kierkegaard
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (2012)

Hegelian Metaphysics
Oxford: Oxford University Press (2009)

Hegel and the 'Phenomenology of Spirit'
London: Routledge (2002)

Transcendental Arguments and Scepticism: Answering the Question of Justification
Oxford: Oxford University Press (2000)

Hegel, Kant and the Structure of the Object
London: Routledge (1990)

Edited Books

Transcendental Arguments in Moral Theory [with Jens Brune and Micha H. Werner
Berlin: Walter de Gruyter (2017)

What is Ethically Demanded? K. E. Løgstrup's Philosophy of Moral Life [with Hans Fink]
Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press (2017)

Pragmatism, Kant, and Transcendental Philosophy [with Gabriele Gava]
Abingdon: Routledge (2016)

British Journal of the History of Philosophy, ‘Idealism and Pragmatism: Traditions in Dialogue’
Special issue, 23:4, 2015

Transcendental Arguments: Problems and Prospects
Oxford: Oxford University Press (1999)

G.W.F.Hegel: Critical Assessments
4 volumes
London: Routledge (1993)

Articles

‘”Duty and Virtue Are Moral Introversions”: On Løgstrup’s Critique of Morality’
In Hans Fink and Robert Stern (eds), What is Ethically Demanded? K. E. Løgstrup’s Philosophy of Moral Life
Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press (2017), pp. 300-324

‘Silencing the Sceptic? The Prospects for Transcendental Arguments in Practical Philosophy’
In Jens Peter Brune, Robert Stern and Micha H. Werner (eds), Transcendental Arguments in Moral Theory
Berlin: Walter de Gruyter (2017), pp. 9-23

'Hegelianism vs Spinozism? A. W. Moore on Hegel'
Philosophical Topics
Vol. 43 (2015), pp. 97-112 [published 2017]

‘Freedom, Norms and Nature in Hegel: Self-Legislation or Self-Realization?’
In Rachel Zuckert and James Kreines (eds) Hegel on Philosophy in History
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (2017), pp. 88-105

‘Others as the Ground of Our Existence’
In Halla Kim and Steven Hoeltzel (eds), Transcendental Inquiry: Its History, Methods and Critiques
London: Palgrave Macmillan (2016), pp. 181-208

'Does Hegelian Ethics Rest on a Mistake?'
In Italo Testa and Luigi Ruggiu (eds) 'I That Is We, We That Is I': Perspectives on Contemporary Hegel
Leiden: Brill (2016), pp. 109-26

'Why Hegel Now (Again) - and in What Form?'
Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplement
Vol. 78 (2016), pp. 187-201

'"Determination is Negation": The Adventures of a Doctrine from Spinoza to Hegel to the British Idealists'
Hegel Bulletin
Vol. 37 (2016), pp. 29-52

'Round Kant or Through Him? On James's Arguments for Freedom and the Relation to Kant's'
In Gabriele Gava and Robert Stern (eds), Pragmatism, Kant, and Transcendental Philosophy
Abingdon: Routledge (2016), pp. 152-76

'Why Does Ought Imply Can?'
In Marcel van Ackeren and Michael Kühler (eds) The Limits of Moral Obligation
Abingdon: Routledge (2016), pp. 100-15

'Divine Commands and Secular Demands: On Darwall on Anscombe on "Modern Moral Philosophy"'
Mind
Vol. 123 (2014), pp. 1095-1122

'On Bernard Bosanquet's "The Reality of the General Will"' 
Ethics
Vol. 125 (2014), pp. 192-95

'"My Station and Its Duties": Social Role Accounts of Obligation in Green and Bradley'
In Nicholas Boyle, Liz Disley and Karl Ameriks (eds) The Impact of Idealism: Volume 1 Philosophy and Natural Sciences
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (2013), pp. 299-322

'Moral Skepticism, Constructivism and the Value of Humanity'
In Carla Bagnoli (ed) Constructivism in Ethics
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (2013), pp. 22-40

'Kant, Moral Obligation, and the Holy Will'
In Mark Timmons and Sorin Baiasu (eds) Kant on Practical Justification
Oxford: Oxford University Press (2013), pp. 125-52

'An Hegelian in Strange Costume? On Peirce's Relation to Hegel, I & II'
Philosophy Compass
Vol. 8 (2013), pp. 53-62 & 63-72

'Reply to My Critics'
Inquiry
Vol. 55 (2012), pp. 622-54

'Constructivism and the Argument from Autonomy'
In James Lenman and Yonatan Shemmer (eds), Constructivism in Practical Philosophy
Oxford: Oxford University Press (2012), pp. 119-37

'On Hegel's Critique of Kant's Ethics: Beyond the Empty Formalism Objection'
In Thom Brooks (ed) Hegel's Philosophy of Right
Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell (2012), pp. 73-99

'Is Hegel's Master-Slave Dialectic a Refutation of Solipsism?'
British Journal for the History of Philosophy
Vol 20 (2012), pp. 333-62

'The Value of Humanity: Reflections on Korsgaard's Transcendental Argument'
In Joel Smith and Peter Sullivan (eds) Transcendental Philosophy and Naturalism
Oxford: Oxford University Press (2011), pp. 74-95

'Hegel and Pragmatism'
In Michael Baur and Stephen Houlgate (ed) The Blackwell Companion to Hegel
Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell (2011), pp. 556-75

'Transcendental Arguments'
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

'Moral Scepticism and Agency: Kant and Korsgaard'
Ratio
Vol. 23 (2010), pp. 451-74

'Hegel's Idealism'
In Frederick C. Beiser (ed) The Cambridge Companion to Hegel and Nineteenth-Century Philosophy
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (2008), pp. 135-73

'Kant's Response to Skepticism'
In John Greco (ed) The Oxford Hanbook of Skepticism
Oxford: Oxford University Press (2008), pp. 265-86

'Individual Existence and the Philosophy of Difference'
In Brian Leiter and Michael Rosen (eds) The Oxford Handbook to Continental Philosophy
Oxford: Oxford University Press (2007), pp. 379-408

'Peirce, Hegel, and the Category of Firstness'
International Yearbook of German Idealism
Vol. 5 (2007), pp. 276-308

'Peirce, Hegel, and the Category of Secondness'
Inquiry
Vol. 50 (2007), pp. 123-155

'Freedom, Self-Legislation and Morality in Kant and Hegel: Constructivist vs Realist Accounts'
In Espen Hammer (ed) German Idealism: Contemporary Perspectives
London: Routledge (2007), pp. 245-66

'Transcendental Arguments: A Plea for Modesty'
Grazer Philosophische Studien
Vol. 74 (2007), pp. 143-161 [Reprinted in Philosophical Knowledge: Its Possibility and Scope, edited by Christian Beyer and Alex Burri (Rodolphi, 2007)]

'Hegel, British Idealism, and the Curious Case of the Concrete Universal'
British Journal for the History of Philosophy
Vol. 15 (2007), pp. 115-53

'Metaphysical Dogmatism, Humean Scepticism, Kantian Criticism'
Kantian Review
Vol. 11 (2006), pp. 102-116

'Hegel's Doppelsatz: A Neutral Reading'
Journal of the History of Philosophy
Vol. XLIV (2006), pp. 235-66

'Nineteenth Century Philosophy'
Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy Online; reprinted in Edward Craig (ed) The Shorter Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
London: Routledge (2005), pp. 742-7

'Peirce on Hegel: Nominalist or Realist?'
Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society
Vol. XLI (2005), pp. 65-99

'Coherence as a Test for Truth'
Philosophy and Phenomenological Research
Vol. LXIX (2004), pp. 296-326

'Does "Ought" Imply "Can"? And Did Kant Think It Does?'
Utilitas
Vol. 16 (2004), pp. 42-61

'On Strawson's Naturalistic Turn'
In H. J. Glock (ed) Strawson and Kant
Oxford: Oxford University Press (2003), pp. 219-34

'On Kant's Response to Hume: The Second Analogy as Transcendental Argument'
In Robert Stern (ed) Transcendental Arguments: Problems and Prospects
Oxford: Oxford University Press (1999), pp. 47-66

'Going Beyond the Kantian Philosophy: On McDowell's Hegelian Critique of Kant'
European Journal of Philosophy
Vol. 7 (1999), pp. 247–69

[with Nicholas Walker]
'Hegelianism'
Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
London: Routledge (1998), vol. 4, pp. 280–302.

'Hegel, Scepticism and Transcendental Arguments'
In R-P.Horstmann and H.Fulda (eds) Skeptizismus und spekulatives Denken in der Philosophie Hegels
Stuttgart: Klett-Cotta (1996), pp. 206-225

'Søren Kierkegaard'
In Jenny Teichmann and Graham White (eds) An Introduction to European Philosophy
Basingstoke: Macmillan (1995), pp. 18-37

'British Hegelianism: A Non-Metaphysical View?'
European Journal of Philosophy
Vol. 2 (1994), pp.293-321

'MacIntyre and Historicism'
In John Horton and Susan Mendus (eds) After MacIntyre
Cambridge: Polity Press (1994), pp. 146-60

'Did Hegel Hold an Identity Theory of Truth?'
Mind
Vol. 102 (1993), pp.645-7

'James and Bradley on Understanding'
Philosophy
Vol. 68 (1993), pp.193-209

'The Relation Between Moral Theory and Metaphysics'
Proceedings of the Aristotlian Society
Vol. XCII (1991-2), pp.143-59.

Introduction
F.W.J.Schelling, Ideas for a Philosophy of Nature, translated by E.E.Harris and P.Heath
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (1988), pp.ix-xxiii

Pending publications

'Hegelianism vs Spinozism? A W Moore on Hegel'
Philosophical Topics

'The Ethics of the British Idealists: Perfectionism After Kant
In Sasha Golub and Jens Timmermann (eds), The Cambridge History of Ethics
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

'"Trust is Basic": Løgstrup on the Priority of Trust over Distrust'
In Paul Faulkner and Tom Simpson (eds), New Perspectives on Trust
Oxford: Oxford University Press

'Objective Thought: Hegel's Vorbegriff to the Encyclopedia Logic and its Context'
In Dean Moyar (ed), The Oxford Handbook to Hegel
Oxford: Oxford University Press