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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 59 Citations 22,241 147 World Ranking 50 National Ranking 32

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Awards & Achievements

2010 - Fellow of John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

2010 - Member of the Royal Irish Academy

2009 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Epistemology
  • Law
  • Social science

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Epistemology, Law, Politics, Law and economics and Democracy. The study incorporates disciplines such as Discursive dilemma and Jurisprudence in addition to Epistemology. His Law study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Aside, Environmental ethics, Simple and Connotation.

His Politics research integrates issues from Voluntary association, Linguistics, Bootstrapping and State. His study looks at the relationship between Law and economics and fields such as Social science, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems. His Democracy research incorporates elements of Legitimacy, Political philosophy and Public administration.

His most cited work include:

  • Republicanism: A Theory of Freedom and Government (1433 citations)
  • Aggregating sets of judgments: An impossibility result (465 citations)
  • Group Agency: The Possibility, Design, and Status of Corporate Agents (439 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary scientific interests are in Epistemology, Law, Law and economics, Politics and Democracy. In most of his Epistemology studies, his work intersects topics such as Social science. All of his Law and Political philosophy, Economic Justice, Power and Theory of criminal justice investigations are sub-components of the entire Law study.

His study ties his expertise on Freedom of choice together with the subject of Law and economics. His State research extends to Politics, which is thematically connected. Many of his studies on State apply to Legitimacy as well.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Epistemology (40.49%)
  • Law (22.72%)
  • Law and economics (20.25%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2020)?

  • Epistemology (40.49%)
  • Law (22.72%)
  • Law and economics (20.25%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Philip Pettit focuses on Epistemology, Law, Law and economics, Politics and Democracy. His study connects Salient and Epistemology. His studies deal with areas such as Rule of law, Guard, Public life, Honour and Interpretation as well as Law and economics.

In his research, Function is intimately related to State, which falls under the overarching field of Politics. His Democracy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Economic Justice, General will, Political philosophy and Political economy. His research in Political philosophy intersects with topics in Control and Coercion.

Between 2012 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Just Freedom: A Moral Compass for a Complex World (95 citations)
  • On the People's Terms (55 citations)
  • The Robust Demands of the Good: Ethics with Attachment, Virtue, and Respect (28 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Epistemology
  • Social science

His scientific interests lie mostly in Epistemology, Law, Politics, Agency and Democracy. In general Epistemology study, his work on Analytic reasoning, Rationality and Philosophy of language often relates to the realm of Causal reasoning and Psychology of reasoning, thereby connecting several areas of interest. His Politics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Frame, Social psychology and Normative.

His work carried out in the field of Agency brings together such families of science as Ontology, Power and Set. His Democracy research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Economic Justice and Political philosophy. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Control, Coercion, State and Humanities.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Best Publications

Group Agency: The Possibility, Design, and Status of Corporate Agents

Christian List;Philip Pettit.
(2011)

1448 Citations

Not Just Deserts: A Republican Theory of Criminal Justice.

Nicola Lacey;John Braithwaite;Philip Pettit.
The Philosophical Quarterly (1991)

1203 Citations

Aggregating sets of judgments: An impossibility result

Christian List;Philip Pettit.
Economics and Philosophy (2002)

757 Citations

The Economy of Esteem: An Essay on Civil and Political Society

H. Geoffrey Brennan;Philip Pettit.
OUP Catalogue (2004)

734 Citations

Not Just Deserts: A Republican Theory of Criminal Justice

John Braithwaite;Philip Pettit.
(1990)

356 Citations

A Companion to Contemporary Political Philosophy

Robert E. Goodin;Philip Pettit.
(1993)

330 Citations

Program explanation: a general perspective

Frank Jackson;Philip Pettit.
Analysis (1990)

305 Citations

Aggregating sets of judgments : two impossibility results compared

Christian List;Philip Pettit.
Synthese (2004)

266 Citations

Functionalism and broad content

Frank Jackson;Philip Pettit.
Mind (1988)

193 Citations

The Economy of Esteem

H Geoffrey Brennan;Philip Pettit.
(2005)

177 Citations

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