Jesse S Summers

Lecturing Fellow in the Thompson Writing Program

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles 2011

Recent Work in the Neuroscience, Psychology, and Philosophy of Free Will awarded by John Templeton Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2017 - 2018

Kinghorn, W, Summers, JS, and Sinnott-Armstrong, W. "The political science of psychiatric diagnosis: A moral defense of the DSMScrupulous treatment (PublishedPublished)." In Philosophy and Psychiatry: Problems, Intersections and New Perspectives, 60-79. September 16, 2015. Full Text

Summers, JS. "Post hoc ergo propter hoc : some benefits of rationalization." Philosophical Explorations 20, no. sup1 (March 24, 2017): 21-36. Full Text

Summers, JS. "Rationalizing our Way into Moral Progress." Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 20, no. 1 (February 2017): 93-104. Full Text

Summers, JS, and Sinnott-Armstrong, W. "Scrupulous agents." Philosophical Psychology 28, no. 7 (October 3, 2015): 947-966. Full Text

Summers, JS. "What is wrong with addiction." Philosophy, Psychiatry and Psychology 22, no. 1 (March 1, 2015): 25-40.

Summers, JS. "Addiction by any other name." Philosophy, Psychiatry and Psychology 22, no. 1 (March 1, 2015): 49-51.

Summers, JS, and Sinnott-Armstrong, W. "Scrupulous agents." Philosophical Psychology 28, no. 7 (January 1, 2015): 947-966. Full Text