Nebraska Authors

Robert Audi

Born 1941 Brooklyn, NY (USA)

Places Lived

Brooklyn, NY
Hamilton, NY
Ann Arbor, MI
Austin, TX
Lincoln, NE
Notre Dame, IN

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Philosophy; Religion; Politics


Bachelor of Arts, 1963, Colgate university, Hamilton, NY
Master of Arts, 1965, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Ph.D. 1967, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI


Professor of Philosophy

Places Worked

University of Texas, Austin, TX
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
University of Notre Dame, Notre, Dame, IN


Charles J. Mach Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, 1996
Honorary Degree from University of Helsinki, 1995
Award for Outstanding Research and Creativity from UNL, 1991


Action, Decision, and Intention. 1986.
Belief, Justification, and Knowledge. 1988.
Moral Knowledge and Ethical Character. 1989.
The Structure of Justification. 1993.
Action, Intention, and Reason. 1993.
Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy. 1995.
Religion and the Public Square. 1997.
Epistemology. 1997.
Religious Commitment and Secular Reason. 2000.
The Architecture of Reason. 2001.
The Good in the Right. 2004.
Moral Value and Human Diversity. 2007.
Business Ethics and Ethical Business. 2008.
Democratic Authority and the Separation of Church and State. 2011.
Rationality and Religious Commitment. 2011.
Moral Perception. 2003.
Naturalism, Normativity and Explanation. 2014.
Reasons, Rights, and Values. 2015.
Rational Belief: Structure, Grounds, and Intellectual Virtue. 2015.
Means, Ends, and Persons: The Meaning and Psychological Dimensions. 2015.

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