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Robyn McPhail, R. and Ward, D. E., Morality and Agency , Lanham MD, University Press of America , 1988 , 165p [ISBN 0-8191-6981-1]

 Refereed Journal Articles

  • Ward, D.E. and Oddie, G., The aesthetic inadequacy of copies. British Journal of Aesthetics, 29, No.3, 258-260 (l989)
  • Ward, D.E., Explaining agency via Kant and Spinoza. Studia Spinozana, 7:57-68 (1991
  • Ward D.E., Naturalizing Kant. Studies in Early Modern Philosophy 3: 157-163 (1994)
  • Ward, D.E., The solution to the problem of personal identity via Locke, Butler and Hume. Locke Newsletter , 25:53-63 (1994)
  • Ward, D.E, Imaginary scenarios, black boxes and philosophical method, Erkenntnis (Sept.,1995)
  • Ward D.E. and Pearce,J., Is there a Place for Religion in Rawls' Just Society?, Moral Musings A Quarterly Journal of Social and Political Thought Volume One, Issue One, 14-16, June 1997: available at
  • Ward D.E., A new Approach to the Philosophical Problem of Akrasia, Dialogos 76, 97-109 (2000).
  • Ward,D.E. Did I Dream That or Did It Really Happen, Manuscrito Vol. XXIV, 85-101 2001
  • Ward DE Explaining Evil Behaviour: Using Kant and M. Scott Peck to Solve the Puzzle of Understanding the Moral Psychology of Evil People, philosophy Psychiatry, and Psychology p1 12 and 23 26.vol 9 (1) 2002
  • Ward D.E. Making the Implicit Explicit: Exploring the philosophical method used in P4C, Critical and Creative Thinking, Vol 11 (No1) March 2003

 Non-refereed Journal Articles

Ward, D.E., Culture is our business. Week-End School Proceedings, New Zealand Library Otago Branch pp. 9-17 (1974)

 Major Reviews

  • Ward, D.E., The Subject of Consciousness by C.O.Evans,. Australasian Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 51, No.2, (l973)
  • Ward, D.E., The Origins of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bi-Cameral Mind by Julian Jaynes. Australia and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, Dec/Jan (l981/82)
  • Ward, D.E., Exploring the Concept of Mind edited by Richard M. Caplan. Philosophy and Literature, (1987)

Other Significant Conference Involvement

  • Ward. D.E., Introducing particulars into discourse. Australasian Assn.of Philosophy NZ, Wellington (l970)
  • Ward. D.E., The solution to the problem of free-will. AAP Sydney (1972)
  • Ward. D.E., Feelings, sensations and the aesthetic experience. AAPNZ Auckland (l973)
  • Ward. D.E., Happiness. AAPNZ Massey (1974)
  • Ward. D.E., Jayne's theory of consciousness. AAP Melbourne (1978)
  • Ward. D.E., The abortion debate: a compromise. AAPNZ Otago (l979)
  • Ward. D.E., A basic schema for understanding aesthetic transactions. AAPNZ Christchurch (1981)
  • Ward. D.E., Explaining agency via Kant and Spinoza . AAP Perth (1984)
  • Ward. D.E., Solving the Problem of Akrasia. ( Presidential Address, Australasian Association for Philosophy) Wellington (1987)
  • Ward. D.E., Evolutionary ethics. AAP Brisbane (1991)
  • Ward. D.E., The Other Problem of Evil. AAP Canberra (1993)
  • Ward. D.E., Imaginary scenarios, black boxes and philosophical method. AAPNZ Auckland (l994)
  • Ward. D.E., Kant's disastrous distinction between form and content. AAPNZ Christchurch (1995)
  • Ward. D.E., The metaphysical uncertainty principle and the mind-body problem. AAP Brisbane (1996)
  • Ward, D.E., "Compare and Contrast" : Why We Need to Include Lateral Thinking in Critical Thinking Courses. AAPNZ Auckland (1977)
  • Ward, D.E. "Did I Dream that or did it really happen?" AAPNZ Univ. of Waikato (1998)
  • Ward, D.E. "Spinoza and Kant on Freedom" given in Jerusalem at the' Spinoza by 2000 Conference 16-21 June (1999).
  • Ward, D.E., Leech P., " Strange Emotions: Kant's Aesthetic Theory Applied to the Problem Presented by Musical Emotions" AAP Brisbance 2000
  • Ward, D.E., "What Divides the Right From the Left in Politics" AAP Hobart 2001 and AAPNZ Auckland 2001
  • Ward, D E, "The Philosophical Basis of P4C " Philosophy for Children (P4C)conference, Auckland 2002
  • Ward, DE, Strange Emotions, Kant bicentennial conference , Auckland, July 9-12, 2004
  • Ward. D.E. the highest Good and the Happy Ending AAp Conference Sydney July 2005
  • Ward DE Fun and Games - Presidential Address AAp New Zealand Conference Dunedin December 2005