Edmund Henden received his DPhil in philosophy from the University of Oxford in 2002. His research interests are in the fields of Professional Ethics, Moral Psychology, Action Theory and the Philosophy of the Social Sciences. Currently he is leading a joint project between SPS and CSMN (UIO) on addiction and personal autonomy. The project is interdisciplinary
and involves several researchers from economics, philosophy and psychology
Fields of study
Henden, Edmund (2020). Handling og rasjonalitet. Jenssen, Dag; Kjørstad, Monica; Seim, Sissel; Tufte, Per Arne (Ed.). Vitenskapsteori for sosial- og helsefag. kapittel 3. p. 78-102. Gyldendal Akademisk.
Johansen, Ayna Beate; Helland, Pål Fylling; Wennesland, Dag Kosòl; Henden, Edmund; Brendryen, Håvar
Exploring online problem gambler's motivation to change.
Addictive Behaviors Reports
Henden, Edmund (2018). Addiction as a Disorder of Self-Control. Pickard, Hanna; Ahmed, Serge (Ed.). The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy and Science of Addiction. chapter 4. p. 45-53. Routledge.
Henden, Edmund (2017). Addiction, compulsion, and weakness of the will: A dual-process perspective. Heather, Nick; Segal, Gabriel (Ed.). Addiction and Choice. Rethinking the Relationship.. Chapter 7. Oxford University Press.
Addiction, Voluntary Choice, and Informed Consent: A Reply to Uusitalo and Broers.
Henden, Edmund; Bærøe, Kristine
Providing free heroin to addicts participating in research - ethical concerns and the question of voluntariness.
Psychiatric bulletin of the Royal College of Psychiatrists
Henden, Edmund (2019). Autonomy, Rationality, and Psychiatric Disorder. Autonomy in the Healthcare Context. Centre for the Study of Professions.
Henden, Edmund (2017). Addiction and Informed Consent. The Theory and Practice of Informed Consent. The Centre for the Study of Professions, HIOA.
Henden, Edmund (2017). Addiction, Autonomy, and the Will. Addiction, Autonomy & The Will. Bielefeld University.
Henden, Edmund; Miyata-Sturm, Ainar
Should We Improve Informed Consent Through Non-Rational Intervention?.
Henden, Edmund (2016). Is Addiction an Impairment of Self-Control?. Workshop in honour of Olav Gjelsvik on his 60th birthday. CSMN/UIO.
Henden, Edmund (2016). Addiction as a Disorder of Self-Control. Workshop on Self-Control. Lilian O'Brian, University College Cork.
Henden, Edmund (2016). Is Free Will an Illusion?. Is Free Will an Illusion?. Forum for Consciousness Research and the Norwegian Academy o.
Henden, Edmund (2015). Avhengighet og fritt samtykke: filosofiske perspektiver. Forum for medisinsk forskningsetikk. REK sør-øst.
Henden, Edmund (2015). Rusavhengighet og etikk. Kurs. SERAF.
Henden, Edmund (2015). Addiction, Bias, and Autonomy. CSMN colloquium. CSMN.