Publications

Under contract

Human kinds: A Philosophical defence” for Routledge Press (Routledge Focus series)

Forthcoming

Godman, M. “A Modern Synthesis of Philosophy and Biology” in Kelly Becker & Iain Thomson (eds.), Cambridge History of Philosophy, 1945 to 2015. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Godman, M. (forthcoming) “Should Individuals With Psychopathy be Compensated for their Fearlessness? (Or How Neuroscience Might Matter to Equality)” in Bebhinn Donnelly-Lazarov & Dennis Patterson (eds.), Neurolaw and Responsibility for Action: Concepts, Crimes and Courts. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

2017

Godman, M. “Review of Thomas W. Polger & Lawrence A. Shapiro’s The Multiple Realization Book“, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science Book Reviews, 2007.05.09  (Book Review)

Godman, M. & Jefferson, A. “On Blaming and Punishing Psychopaths” in Criminal Law and Philosophy. 11(1), 127–142

2016

Godman, M. “Cultural Syndromes: Socially Learned but Real” in Filosofia Unisinos, 17(2), 185-191.

Godman M.  ”Möjliga Träskindividers Omöjliga Medlemskap” in (eds.) Niiniluoto, Ilkka, Tahko, Tuomas & Teemu Toppinen, Mahdollisuus/Möjlighet, Helsingfors: Filosofiska Föreningen i Finland, 87–93. ( Trans. from Swedish: “Possible swamp individuals, impossible membership”, in Possibility, Helsinki: Philosophical Society in Finland)  ISBN-13 978 951-9264-84-4

2015

Godman, M.”The Special Science Dilemma and How Culture Solves It” in Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 93(3), 491-508.

2014 

Godman, M., Nagatsu, M. and M. Salmela (2014) “The Social Motivation Hypothesis for Pro-social Behaviour” in Philosophy of the Social Sciences, 44(5), 563–587.

Godman, M. “Review of P. D. Magnus’ Scientific Enquiry and Natural Kinds: From Planets to Mallards“, International Studies in the Philosophy of Science, 28 (3), 1–4. (Book Review)

Godman, M.  “Review of Neil Levy’s Hard Luck: How Luck Undermines Free Will and Moral Responsibility“,  Analysis, 74 (1): 86-88. (Book Review)

2013

Godman, M. “Why we do things together: The Social Motivation for Joint Action”.  Philosophical Psychology,  26 (4), 588-603

Godman, M. & Kingma, E. (2013) “Interdisciplinary Workshop in the Philosophy of Medicine: Minds and Bodies in Medicine“, Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 19, 564-571.

Godman, M. “Psychiatric Disorders qua Natural Kinds: The case of the ‘Apathetic children’”.  Biological Theory,  7 (2), 144-152

2010

Carlsen, H., Dreborg, K., Godman, M., Hansson, S.O., Johansson, L. & Wikman-Svahn. P. “Assessing socially disruptive technological change” Technology in Society, 32 (3): 209-218.

2009

Godman, M.  &  Hansson, S.O.  “European public advice on nanobiotechnology – Four convergence seminars, Nanoethics,  3(1): 43-59.

2008

Godman, M. “But is it unique to nanotechnology? Reframing nanoethics”, Science and Engineering Ethics,14(3): 391-403.

Blog Posts

Godman, M. “Psychopathy: Madness or Badness?”, Imperfect Cognition Blog post, May 17, 2016.

Godman, M. “Cultural syndromes and the Costs and Benefits of Imperfect Cognitions” Imperfect Cognition Blog post, May 6, 2014.

Report

Public Advice on the Development of Nanobiotechnology, Final Report on the Four European Convergence seminars. Part of NanoBio-RAISE (EU report), Nov. 2007. With S.O. Hansson