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Testing freedom : ontological considerations
(2017-07-28) - Journal article,
Who or what can be free, or not free? The question may seem mind-boggling on close inspection. To the extent that meaning is defined through reference, or acts of naming, different meanings of freedom deployed in daily ...
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; ...
The notion of continuity in Parmenides
(2017-10-26) - Journal article,
Interactive media and imperial subjects : excavating the cinematic shooting gallery
(2018-07-11) - Journal article,
Times of the self in Kingston, Jamaica
(2017-05-27) - Journal article,
Revival Zionists – a small spiritist following in Jamaica – describe how their relations with spirits allow them to bring personal spiritual gifts to bear on every day or ‘temporal’ experience. Taking a hint from Kant that ...
A question of ethics : the creative orthodoxy of Buddhist monks in the Mongolian gold rush
(2018) - Journal article,
Addressing the intersections of economic opportunities and scriptural interpretation, this article examines how Buddhist monks involved in the Mongolian gold rush view the ethics of mining. Commonly regarded an act of theft ...
Sense, incomplete understanding, and the problem of normative guidance
(2017) - Journal article,
Frege seems committed to the thesis that the senses of the fundamental notions of arithmetic remain stable and are stably grasped by thinkers throughout history. Fully competent practitioners grasp those senses clearly and ...
Ageing with a captive society in London: Audrey, Ron and Smokey at the Zoo
(2017) - Journal article,
This paper considers the spatio-temporal capacity of a set of relationships as they are identified by a group of older people who are regular visitors to London Zoo. It explores the intersections between the time of ...
Intellectual skill and the Rylean regress
(2017-04-01) - Journal article,
Intelligent activity requires the use of various intellectual skills. While these skills are connected to knowledge, they should not be identified with knowledge. There are realistic examples where the skills in question ...