Justin TosiJustin Tosi is a faculty fellow at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. He specializes in moral, legal, and political philosophy. Tosi was previously a postdoctoral research fellow in the Philosophy Department at the University of Michigan, and received his Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Arizona in 2015. His work has appeared in Philosophy & Public AffairsLegal Theory, and Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, among other venues. He is currently writing a book, Grandstanding: The Use and Abuse of Moral Talk, with Brandon Warmke, under contract with Oxford University Press.



Book Manuscript

Justin Tosi, Grandstanding: The Use and Abuse of Moral Talk (under contract with Oxford University Press; with Brandon Warmke)

Peer-Reviewed Articles:

Justin Tosi, “Rethinking the Principle of Fair Play,” Pacific Philosophical Quarterly (forthcoming).

Justin Tosi, “A Fair Play Account of Legitimate Political Authority,” Legal Theory 23:1, 2017, pp. 55-67.

Justin Tosi, “Playing Fair and Following the Rules,” Journal of Moral Philosophy 14:2, 2017, pp. 134-141.

Justin Tosi, “The Possibility of a Fair Play Account of Legitimacy,” Ratio 30:1, 2017, pp. 88-99.

Justin Tosi, “Moral Grandstanding,” Philosophy & Public Affairs 44:3, 2016, pp. 197-217. (with Brandon Warmke)

Book Chapters: 

Justin Tosi, “Anticipating the Political and Ethical Challenges of Human Nanotechnologies” in Nanoethics: The Ethical and Social Implications of Nanotechnology, ed. Fritz Allhoff, Patrick Lin, James Moor, John Weckert. Wiley, 2007, pp. 185–197. (with David Guston and John Parsi)

Justin Tosi, “David Foster Wallace on the Good Life” in Freedom and the Self: Essays on the Philosophy of David Foster Wallace, ed. Steven Cahn and Maureen Eckert. Columbia University Press, 2015, pp. 133–168. (with Nathan Ballantyne)

Justin Tosi, “Punishment and Forgiveness” in Routledge Handbook of Criminal Justice Ethics, ed. Jonathan Jacobs and Jonathan Jackson. Routledge, 2016, pp. 203-216. (with Brandon Warmke)