Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Herlinde Pauer-Studer

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florian.kolowrat@univie.ac.at

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Department of Philosophy - University of Vienna
Universitätsstraße 7/3, 1010 Vienna

Summer term 2021
180074 SE H.L.A. Hart, The Concept of Law (1961, Third edition 2012) - A seminar on a classical work of legal philosophy with reference to current debates about legal positivism versus natural law
Winter term 2020
Summer term 2020
180086 SE Metaethics on Margaret Gilbert, Rights and Demands - A Foundational Inquiry






Pauer-Studer, H, Hanisch, C, Ripstein, A, Guyer, P, Pinheiro-Walla, A & Baiasu, S 2016, Freedom and Coercion: Kant’s Legal and Political Philosophy. in Freedom and Coercion: Kant’s Legal and Political Philosophy. Freedom and Coercion, Wien, Austria, 28/11/13.

Pauer-Studer, H & Velleman, JD 2015, Konrad Morgen: The Conscience of a Nazi Judge. Palgrave Macmillan, Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY. https://doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2214987


Pauer-Studer, H 2015, Moral Sentimentalism and the Normativity of Empathy. in N Roughley & T Schramme (eds), On Moral Sentimentalism. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle, pp. 73-87.

Pauer-Studer, H 2015, Tugendethik. in J Nida-Rümelin, I Spiegel & M Thiedemann (eds), Handbuch Philosophie und Ethik: Disziplinen und Themen. vol. 2, UTB, Paderborn, pp. 79-84.



Pauer-Studer, H 2014, Jenseits von Chaos und Interessenskonflikten: Aspekte der Rechtsentwicklung im NS-System der 1930er-Jahre. in W Konitzer (ed.), Moralisierung des Rechts: Kontinuitäten und Diskontinuitäten nationalsozialistischer Normativität. Campus, Frankfurt/New York, Jahrbuch zur Geschichte und Wirkung des Holocaust des Fritz-Bauer-Institutes, pp. 11-34.



Pauer-Studer, H 2014, Einleitung: Rechtfertigungen des Unrechts: Das Rechtsdenken im Nationalsozialismus in Originaltexten. in H Pauer-Studer & J Fink (eds), Rechtfertigungen des Unrechts: Das Rechtsdenken im Nationalsozialismus. Suhrkamp Verlag, Berlin, Suhrkamp-Taschenbuch Wissenschaft, vol. 2043, pp. 15-135.

Pauer-Studer, H 2014, Humes Moraltheorie: Von Übereinkünften und moralischen Empfindungen. in F Brosow & H Klemme (eds), David Hume nach dreihundert Jahren: Historische Kontexte und systematische Perspektiven. Mentis, Münster, pp. 149-167.

Pauer-Studer, H 2014, Kelsen's Legal Positivism and the Challenge of Nazi law. in M-C Galavotti, E Nemeth & F Stadler (eds), European Philosophy of Science - Philosophy of Science in Europe and the Viennese Heritage. Springer, Cham [u.a.], Vienna Circle Institute Yearbook, vol. 17, pp. 223-240. <http://gateway-bayern.de/BV039992301>


A Relational Account of Kantian Morality

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10 Dec 201912 Dec 2019

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Was heißt "Menschenrechtsethik"

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21 Nov 2019

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A Relational Account of Kantian Morality

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5 Nov 20196 Nov 2019

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The Unity of Kant’s Practical Philosophy

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6 Aug 20199 Aug 2019

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Complicity and Conditions of Agency

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

18 Oct 2018

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Complicity and Conditions of Agency

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

1 Oct 20182 Oct 2018

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The Value of Agency. Contemporary Views on Practical Normativity and Action-Theory

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

22 Sep 201823 Sep 2018

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A Contractualist Reading of Kant’s Moral Theory

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29 Aug 201831 Aug 2018

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Their Possibility and Their lmplications for lndividuals

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25 Jun 201826 Jun 2018

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Shared Agency and Obligation

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1 Jun 20182 Jun 2018

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Buchpräsentation

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23 May 2018

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Realism versus Constructivism in Metaethics

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11 May 201813 May 2018

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lnstitutional conditions of evil action: What we can learn from the NS system

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26 Apr 201827 Apr 2018

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Buchpräsentation

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30 Jan 2018

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Buchpräsentation: Konrad Morgen "Weil ich nun mal ein Gerechtigkeitsfanatiker bin"

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18 Dec 201720 Dec 2017

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Korsgaard’s Constitutivism and Bad Action

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12 Dec 201715 Dec 2017

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Democracy as a Form of Life

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9 Nov 201712 Nov 2017

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Buchpräsentation "Weil ich nun mal ein Gerechtigkeitsfanatiker bin"

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12 Jul 201714 Jul 2017

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Law, Morality, and Politics: Lessons from Law in the NS-state

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

5 Jul 20179 Jul 2017

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Complicity in Law and Philosophy

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

15 Jun 201718 Jun 2017

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Moral Obligation

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31 May 20173 Jun 2017

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The Moral Ethics

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

7 May 201710 May 2017

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A comparison of the normative requirements facing judges in rule-of-law systems and authoritarian system

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

3 May 20175 May 2017

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Practical Reasoning and the linking Belief

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

21 Jul 201623 Jul 2016

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Ethische Theorie unter nicht-idealen Bedingungen

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6 Jul 20167 Jul 2016

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Einladung Austrian Chair Stanford University, USA

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

30 Jun 20164 Jul 2016

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Einladung Austrian Chair Stanford University, USA

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

1 Jan 201630 Jun 2016

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Constitutivism and the Problem of Bad Action

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

10 Dec 201513 Dec 2015

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Rational Requirements and Agency

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17 Nov 2015

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“A Community of Rational Beings”: Kant’s Realm of Ends and the Connection between Ethics and Right

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

2 Aug 20152 Oct 2015

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Law and Morality under Distorted Conditions

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

2 Aug 20152 Oct 2015

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Global Justice and Global Moral Duties

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

30 Jan 201516 Feb 2015

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Contractualism and The Second-Person Standpoint

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

3 Nov 2014

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Kants Rechtslehre im Kontext seiner Moralphilosophie

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

29 Sep 2014

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A Commentary on Matthew Noah Smith, The Authority of Intentions

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

Jul 2014

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Darwall’s Contractualism

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18 Jun 2014

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The Theoretical Foundations of National Socialist Law

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Mar 2014

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Kantian Contractualism and the Relations between Internal and External Freedom

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29 Nov 2013

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Kantian Contractualism and the Separation between the Moral and the Political

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13 Sep 2013

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The Role of Morality in Nazi Conceptions of Law

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

12 Apr 2013

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The Second-Person-Standpoint - A Form von Kantian Contracualism?

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12 Mar 2013

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Die Grenzen einer erstpersonalen Moralkonzeption

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9 Jan 2013

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Recht und Moral im Nationalsozialismus

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26 Nov 2012

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Self-Constitutin, Contractualism, and Bad Action

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

6 Jul 2012

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Die Strafrechtskonzeption im Dritten Reich

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15 Jun 2012

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Agency, Groups, and Self-Understanding

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

25 May 2012

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Kantian Internalism versus Contractualism

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

11 May 2012

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Hans Kelsen and Vienna Circle Metaethics

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

7 Dec 2011

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Praktische Normativität bei Hume

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

2 Sep 2011

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The SS-Judge Konrad Morgen

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

20 May 2011

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Morality and Bad Action

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

1 Apr 2011

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Die Transformationen im NS-Rechtssystem der 30-Jahre

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1 Nov 2010

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The Moral Standpoint: First Personal, Second Personal or Third Personal?

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21 Oct 2010

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Transformations of Normativity

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15 Sep 2010

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Distortions of Normativity

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1 Sep 2010

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Nazi Legal Theorists

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1 Sep 2010

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Practical Reason, Autonomy, and Bad Action

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

17 May 2010

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Instrumental Rationality and Agency: A Commentary on John Broome's 'Instrumental Reasoning'

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7 May 2010

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Distortions of Normativity

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

27 Apr 2010

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Instrumentelle Rationalität

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

7 Dec 2009

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Gerechtigkeit - aus der Perspektive von Philosophinnen

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

23 Nov 2009

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Transformationen der Normativität. Das NS-System aus dem Blickwinkel der Moralphilosophie

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

13 Nov 2009

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Humean Sources of Normativity

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5 Oct 2009

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The Interrelations between the First Person, Second Person, and Third Person Standpoint

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Keynote speaker)

2 Oct 2009

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Instrumental Rationality

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17 Sep 2009

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Einführende Bemerkungen zur Tagung: Der Nationalsozialismus aus der Perspektive der Moralphilosophie

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Keynote speaker)

14 May 2009

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R. Jay Wallace's Conception of Instrumental Rationality

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

12 May 2009

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Distortions of Normativity

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

15 Mar 2009

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Instrumentelle Vernunft und Forderungen der Rationalität

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

10 Jan 2009

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Philippa Foots Konzeption Praktischer Rationalität

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

30 Nov 2008

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Moral und Erfahrung: Probleme bei der Analyse von NS-Moral

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

4 Nov 2008

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Verzerrungen der Normativität. Ethik und Holocaust

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

1 Oct 2008

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Der Liberale Staat als Schöpfer seiner eingenen Voraussetzungen

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

18 Jun 2008

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Praktische Identität und Moral

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

15 Nov 2007

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Kant und Praktische Identität

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

11 Oct 2007

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Humes Moraltheorie

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24 Jan 2007

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Global Ethics

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16 Dec 2006

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Identity, Commitment, and Morality

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

18 Nov 2006

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On: Hume's Moral Psychology of Political Parties

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

7 Aug 2006

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Verfügt Hume über eine Konzeption praktischer Vernunft?

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Speaker)

26 Jun 2006

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Rationality and Ends-Normativity

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25 Nov 2005

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Perspektiven sozialer Gerechtigkeit

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2 Nov 2005

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Identity, Commitment, and Morality

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

23 Jun 2005

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Hume und Kant über praktische Vernunft

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24 Apr 2005

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David Hume's Theory of Artificial Virtues as a Guideline of Global Political Philosophy

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

24 Jun 2004

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Commitment, Instrumental Reason and Normativity

Herlinde Pauer-Studer (Invited speaker)

14 May 2004

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David Hume - Self-Interest and Rational Motivation

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14 Apr 2004

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Motivation and Normativität

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3 Feb 2004

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