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Contingency and necessity : human agency in Musil's the man without qualities
(2014-01) - Journal article,
Descartes's critique of the syllogistic
(2017-10) - Journal article,
This article presents a novel reading of Descartes’s critique of the traditional syllogistic. The reading differs from those previously presented by scholars who regard Descartes’s critique as a version of a well-known ...
Surface contact : film design as an exchange of meaning
(2018-06-19) - Journal article,
Surface has become an important consideration of sensory film theory, conceived of in various forms: the screen itself as less a barrier than a permeable skin, the site of a meaningful interaction between film and audience; ...
Adding happy people
(Oxford University Press, 2016-09-22) - Book item,
What are we doing when we theorise about context sensitivity?
(Routledge, 2017-03-22) - Book item,
Knowledge for nothing
(Oxford University Press, 2018) - Book item,
Reasons, oughts, and requirements
(Oxford University Press, 2016-08-04) - Book item,
This paper raises a challenge for the recently popular reasons first approach to normativity, according to which all normative notions can be explained in terms of reasons. The reasons first theorist owes us an account of ...
Disagreements, philosophical and otherwise
(Oxford University Press, 2013-06-10) - Book item,
Two purposes of knowledge attribution and the contextualism debate
(Oxford University Press, 2015-10-30) - Book item,
In this chapter, we follow Edward Craig’s (1990) advice: ask what the concept of knowledge does for us and use our findings as clues about its application conditions. What a concept does for us is a matter of what we can ...
Ineffability within the limits of abstraction alone
(Oxford University Press, 2016-12-08) - Book item,
The purpose of this article is to assess the prospects for a Scottish neo-logicist foundation for a set theory. We show how to reformulate a key aspect of our set theory as a neo-logicist abstraction principle. That puts ...