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Two kinds of rule regulating human subjects research
(2015) - Journal article
Alan Wertheimer argues that before we promulgate some rule regarding the conduct of research on human subjects we ethically ought to consider the consequences of the rule being followed. This ethical requirement has an ...
Adding happy people
(Oxford University Press, 2016-09-22) - Book item
Quatenus and Spinoza's Monism
(2018-04) - Journal article
I examine Spinoza’s use of the term quatenus. It is, I argue, an operator working in the context of a broader logical theory and blocking certain inferences that, according to critics such as Pierre Bayle, lead Spinoza’s ...
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 ...
No help on the hard problem
(2016-11-17) - Journal item
The hard problem of consciousness is to explain why certain physical states are conscious: why do they feel the way they do, rather than some other way or no way at all? Arthur Reber (2016) claims to solve the hard problem. ...
The notion of continuity in Parmenides
(2019-02-13) - Journal article
(2017-04) - Journal article
Perichoresis, or “mutual indwelling,” is a crucial concept in Trinitarian theology. But the philosophical underpinnings of the concept are puzzling. According to ordinary conceptions of “indwelling” or “being in,” it is ...
How natural is a unified notion of time? Temporal experience in early Greek thought
(Routledge, 2017-05-10) - Book item
Harmonic inferentialism and the logic of identity
(2016-02-09) - Journal article
Inferentialism claims that the rules for the use of an expression express its meaning without any need to invoke meanings or denotations for them. Logical inferentialism endorses inferentialism specically for the logical ...
The semantic error problem for epistemic contextualism
(Routledge, 2017-03-22) - Book item