Publications

Short Format Essays

  • It was a pleasure to write the inaugural post for the ISHPSSB Blog, on Empathy in the time of Covid-19.  Find it here.
  • I also wrote a short piece on empathic leadership in the time of Covid-19 for the APA Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy.  Find it here.

Peer-Reviewed Papers:

  • Betzler, R. J. (accepted conditional on minor revisions). Two Sources of Normativity in Enthusiastic Accounts of Kinds. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science. 
  • Betzler, R. J. (2019). Finding Empathy: How neuroscientific measures, evidence, and conceptualisations interact. International Journal of Philosophical Studies. doi: 10.1080/09672559.2019.1601384.
  • Betzler, R. J. (2018).  How to clarify the aims of empathy in medicine. Medicine, Healthcare, and Philosophy. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11019-018-9833-2.
  • Betzler, R. J. (2016). Is Statistical Learning a Mechanism? Philosophical Psychology, 29(6), 826-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09515089.2016.1167179.
  • Edwards, B. J., Rottman, B. M., Shankar, M., Betzler, R., Chituk, V., et al. (2014). Do Capuchin Monkeys (Cebus apella) Diagnose Causal Relations in the Absence of a Direct Reward? PLoS ONE, 9(2): e88595.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0088595.

Book Reviews:

Please contact me if you would like a copy of any of my papers.