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Edmund Henden

Edmund Henden


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

Academic disciplines


Subject areas

Ethics   Theory of Science   Theory of actions

Scientific publications

Henden, Edmund (2023). Addiction and autonomy: Why emotional dysregulation in addiction impairs autonomy and why it matters. Frontiers in Psychology. Vol. 14.

Henden, Edmund (2022). Algoritmer til barnets beste?. 15 p. Tidsskrift for velferdsforskning. Vol. 25.

Bærøe, Kristine ; Gundersen, Torbjørn ; Henden, Edmund ; Rommetveit, Kjetil (2022). Can medical algorithms be fair? Three ethical quandaries and one dilemma. 5 p. BMJ Health & Care Informatics. Vol. 29.

Bærøe, Kristine ; Miyata-Sturm, Ainar; Henden, Edmund (2020). How to Achieve Trusthworthy Artificial Intelligence for Health. Bulletin of the World Health Organization.

Henden, Edmund (2020). Handling og rasjonalitet. Jenssen, Dag; Kjørstad, Monica; Seim, Sissel; Tufte, Per Arne (Ed.). Vitenskapsteori for sosial- og helsefag. p. 78-102. Gyldendal Akademisk.

Bærøe, Kristine ; Henden, Edmund (2020). Translational Ethics and Challenges Involved in Putting Norms into Practice. American Journal of Bioethics. Vol. 20.

Johansen, Ayna Beate; Helland, Pål Fylling; Wennesland, Dag Kosòl; Henden, Edmund ; Brendryen, Håvar (2019). Exploring online problem gambler's motivation to change. 6 p. Addictive Behaviors Reports. Vol. 10.

Henden, Edmund (2018). Addiction as a Disorder of Self-Control. Pickard, Hanna; Ahmed, Serge (Ed.). The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy and Science of Addiction. 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.. Oxford University Press.

Henden, Edmund ; Gjelsvik, Olav (2016). What is wrong with the brains of addicts?. 8 p. Neuroethics. Vol. 10.

These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete