Academic Publications from 2002-2004

Anorexia and the MacCAT-T Test for Mental Competence: Validity, Value, Emotion. Commentary on Jacinta Tan’s Competence to Make Treatment Decisions in Anorexia Nervosa: Thinking Processes and Values. Philosophy Psychiatry, Psychology 13(4) 2007, 283-287.

Affective Neuroscience and Addiction. American Journal of Bioethics. American Journal of Bioethics, 7(1), 2007, 20-21.

Reasons of the Heart: Neuroscience and the Ethics of Consent. Canadian Psychiatry Aujourd’hui. August 2006, 11.

How Not to Walk Away From The Science of Consciousness. Invited commentary on ‘Switched on Consciousness: What it Means’, by Christian de Quincy. Journal of Consciousness Studies, Volume 13, Number 4, 2006, 17-19.

Neuroethics and Heroin Prescription. Canadian Psychiatry Aujourd’hui, April, 2006, 9.

La psychopathologie et le statut d’espèce naturelle de l’émotion. Philosophiques. 33(1), (Printemps 2006), 217-230.

The Moral Nature of the Cluster B Personality Disorders. Journal of Personality Disorders. 20(2), 2006, 119-128.

'Emotion'. With Robert M. Gordon. Encyclopaedia of Philosophy. 2nd Edition. Editor Donald Borchert. MacMillan, Vol. 2, 2005, 197-203.

The Heat of Emotion: Valence and the Demarcation Problem. Journal of Consciousness Studies. 12, 8-10, 2005, 85-101.

A Madness for Identity: Psychiatric Labels, Consumer Autonomy, and the Perils of the Internet. With Commentaries by Harold Merskey D.M., and John Sadler, M.D. Philosophy, Psychiatry, Psychology, 2004, 11(4): 335-349.

As Autonomy Heads Harm’s Way. Philosophy, Psychiatry, Psychology, 2004, 11(4): 361-363.

Eadie, T. L., & Charland, L. C. (2005). Ethics in speech-language pathology: Beyond the codes and canons. Journal of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, 29(1), 2005, 29-36.

Emotion Experience and the Indeterminacy of Valence. In Emotion and Consciousness. (Eds.) Lisa Feldman Barrett, Paula Niedenthal, Piotr Winkielman. New York: Guilford Press., 2005.

Moral Treatment and The Personality Disorders. In Jennifer Radden (Ed.) The Philosophy of Psychiatry: A Companion. Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2004.

Heroin addicts and consent to therapy: A comment on Hall et al. (2003). Addiction. 98(11), November 2003, 1634. This is a commentary on an editorial that is partly devoted to my article ‘Cynthia’s Dilemma: Consenting to Heroin Prescription’. The editorial is ‘Addiction, Neuroscience, and Ethics’, by Hall, W., Carter, L. & Morley, J.K., published in the journal Addiction (2003), 98, 967-870. See also their ‘Heroin Addiction and the Capacity for Consent: A Reply to Charland’, by Wayne Hall, Lucy Carter & Kate Morely, in Addiction 2003, 98, 1773-1776.]

Are There Answers? Commentary on ‘Crossing Species Boundaries’, by Jason Robert and Françoise Baylis. American Journal of Bioethics, 2003, 3.3, w 1-3.

Tuke’s Healing Discipline. Commentary on ‘Progress and Power: Exploring the Disciplinary Connections Between Moral Treatment and Psychiatric Rehabilitation’, by Erica-Lilleleht. Philosophy, Psychiatry, Psychology Vol. 9, No.2, June 2003, 183-186.

The Natural Kind Status of Emotion. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 53(4), December 2002, 511-537.

Cynthia’s Dilemma: Consenting to Heroin Prescription. American Journal of Bioethics 2(2), Spring 2002.

Review of ‘What Emotions Really Are: The Problem of Psychological Categories’, by Paul E. Griffiths (University of Chicago Press, 1997). Mind and Language 17(3), 2002: 318-324.

Mental Competence and Value: The Problem of Normativity in the Assessment of Decision-Making Capacity. Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 8 (2), 2002, 135-145. [Reprinted in In Health Care Ethics in Canada (Second Edition), Edited by Francoise Baylis, Jocelyn, Downie, Barry Hoffmaster & Sue Sherwin. Toronto: Thomson, Nelson, 2004.]