Schiff, D., J. Borenstein, J. Biddle, and K. Laas (2021). “AI Ethics in the Public, Private, and NGO Sectors: A Review of a Global Document Collection.” IEEE Transactions on Technology and Society 2(1): 31-42. DOI:

Biddle, J. “On Predicting Recidivism: Epistemic Risk, Tradeoffs, and Values in Machine Learning.” Canadian Journal of Philosophy. In press. DOI:

Schiff, D., J. Biddle, J. Borenstein, and K. Laas (2020). “What’s Next for AI Ethics, Policy, and Governance? A Global Overview.” In 2020 AAAI/ACM Conference on AI, Ethics, and Society (AIES’20), February 7–8, 2020, New York, NY, USA. ACM, New York, NY, USA. DOI:

Biddle, J. (2020). “Epistemic Risks in Cancer Screening: Implications for Ethics and Policy.” Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences 79: 101200. DOI:

Biddle, J. (2018). “‘Antiscience Zealotry’? Values, Epistemic Risk, and the GMO Debate.” Philosophy of Science 85: 360-379.

Biddle, J., I.J. Kidd, and A. Leuschner (2017). “Epistemic Corruption and Manufactured Doubt: The Case of Climate Science.” Public Affairs Quarterly 31(3): 165-187.

Biddle, J. and R. Kukla (2017). “The Geography of Epistemic Risk.” In Exploring Inductive Risk, K. Elliott and T. Richards, eds. Oxford: Oxford University Press: 215-237.

Biddle, J. (2017). “Genetically Engineered Crops and Responsible Innovation.” Journal of Responsible Innovation 4(1): 24-42.

Biddle, J. (2016). “Intellectual Property Rights and Global Climate Change: Toward Resolving an Apparent Dilemma.” Ethics, Policy & Environment 19(3): 301-319.

Biddle, J. (2016). “Inductive Risk, Epistemic Risk, and Overdiagnosis of Disease.” Perspectives on Science 24(2): 192-205. Unpublished version available here.

Biddle, J. and A. Leuschner (2015). “Climate Skepticism and the Manufacture of Doubt: Can Dissent in Science be Epistemically Detrimental?” European Journal for Philosophy of Science 5: 261-278. Unpublished version available here.

Biddle, J. (2015). “Intellectual Property in the Biomedical Sciences.” In Routledge Companion to Bioethics, R. Kukla, J. Arras, and E. Fenton, eds. London: Routledge: 149-161. Unpublished version available here.

Biddle, J. (2015). “Values in Science.” In Ethics, Science, Technology, and Engineering: A Global Resource, J. B. Holbrooke, ed. Volume 4, 2nd edition. Farmington Hills, MI: Macmillan Reference USA: 485-488.

Biddle, J. (2015). “Tragedy of the Anticommons.” In Ethics, Science, Technology, and Engineering: A Global Resource, J. B. Holbrooke, ed. Volume 2, 2nd edition. Farmington Hills, MI: Macmillan Reference USA: 572.

Biddle, J. (2014). “Can Patents Prohibit Research? On the Social Epistemology of Patenting and Licensing in Science.” Studies in History and Philosophy of Science 45: 14-23. Penultimate version available here.

Biddle, J. (2013). “Institutionalizing Dissent: A Proposal for an Adversarial System of Pharmaceutical Research.” Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 23: 325-353. Penultimate version available here.

Biddle, J. (2013). “State of the Field: Transient Underdetermination and Values in Science.” Studies in History and Philosophy of Science 44: 124-133. Penultimate version available here

Biddle, J. (2012). “Tragedy of the Anticommons? Intellectual Property and the Sharing of Scientific Information.” Philosophy of Science 79: 821-832. Penultimate version available here.

Biddle, J. (2011). “Putting Pragmatism to Work in the Cold War: Science, Technology, and Politics in the Writings of James B. Conant.” Studies in History and Philosophy of Science 42: 552-561.

Biddle, J. (2011). “Bringing the Marketplace into Science: On the Neoliberal Defense of the Commercialization of Scientific Research.” In Science in the Context of Application, M. Carrier and A. Nordmann, eds. Dordrecht: Springer, 245-269.

Biddle, J. and E. Winsberg (2010). “Value Judgements and the Estimation of Uncertainty in Climate Modeling.” In New Waves in Philosophy of Science, P. D. Magnus and J. Busch, eds. Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave MacMillan, 172-197.

Biddle, J. (2009). “Advocates or Unencumbered Selves? On the Role of Mill’s Political Liberalism in Longino’s Contextual Empiricism.” Philosophy of Science 76: 612-623.

Biddle, J. (2007). “Lessons from the Vioxx Debacle: What the Privatization of Science Can Teach Us about Social Epistemology.” Social Epistemology 21: 21-39.

Book Reviews

Biddle, J. (2016). Review of Peter C. Gøtzsche, Deadly Medicines and Organised Crime: How Big Pharma has Corrupted Healthcare, CRC Press. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal. 

Biddle, J. (2014). Review of A. Lever, ed., New Frontiers in the Philosophy of Intellectual Property. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Journal of Responsible Innovation 1(3): 331-335.

Biddle, J. (2010). Review of J. Forge, The Responsible Scientist: A Philosophical Inquiry, Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press. Isis 101(4): 933.

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