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Recent Submissions

  • Defeating pragmatic encroachment? 

    McGrath, Matthew (2016-11-15) - Journal article
    This paper examines the prospects of a prima facie attractive response to Fantl and McGrath's argument for pragmatic encroachment. The response concedes that if one knows a proposition to be true then that proposition is ...
  • Grounding, conceivability, and the mind-body problem 

    Khudairi, Hasen (2016-11-08) - Journal article
    This paper challenges the soundness of the two-dimensional conceivability argument against the derivation of phenomenal truths from physical truths (cf. Chalmers in The conscious mind, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1996; ...
  • Kant on moral satisfaction 

    Walschots, Michael (2016-07-31) - Journal article
    This paper gives an account of Kant’s concept of self-contentment [Selbstzufriedenheit], i.e. the satisfaction involved in the performance of moral action. This concept is vulnerable to an important objection: if moral ...
  • Blame and wrongdoing 

    Brown, Jessica Anne (2016-09-28) - Journal article
  • General-elimination stability 

    Jacinto, Bruno Miguel; Read, Stephen Louis (2016-10-18) - Journal article
    General-elimination harmony articulates Gentzen's idea that the elimination-rules are justified if they infer from an assertion no more than can already be inferred from the grounds for making it. Dummett described the ...

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