Research Interests and Publications

Michael Bergmann 

Interests: Epistemology, Philosophy of Religion

Publications: 

Bergmann, M. (2001), “Skeptical Theism and Rowe’s New Evidential Argument from Evil,” Noûs 35: 278-96.

Bergmann, M. (2005), “Defeaters and Higher-Level Requirements,” The Philosophical Quarterly 55: 419-36.

Bergmann, M. (2006),  Justification without Awareness (New York: Oxford University Press).

Bergmann, M. (2009), “Rational Disagreement after Full Disclosure,” Episteme 6: 336-53.

Bergmann, M. (2013), “Externalist Justification and the Role of Seemings,” Philosophical Studies 166: 163-84.



Mark Bernstein 

Interests: Metaphysics

Publications: 

Bernstein, M. (2015), The Moral Equality of Humans and Animals (London: Palgrave Macmillan).

Bernstein, M. (2004), Without A Tear: Our Tragic Relationship With Animals (Urbana-Champaign: Illinois).

Bernstein, M. (1998), On Moral Considerability: An Essay on Who Morally Matters (New York: Oxford).

Bernstein, M. (2017), "On the Relative Value of Human and Animal Lives", Philosophical Studies 174/6. DOI: 10.1007/s11098-016-0770-8

Bernstein, M. (2000)  "Opportunistic Carnivorism" (with M. Almeida), Journal of Applied Ethics  17/2.  DOI: 10.1111/1468-5930-00154.

 


Rod Bertolet 

Interests: Epistemology, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind

Publications:

Rod Bertolet:  What Is Said: A Theory of Indirect Speech Reports.  Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishing, 1990.

Rod Bertolet: “Modes of Presentation and Modes of Determination in Frege,” Journal of Philosophical Research 31(2006), 233-238.

Rod Bertolet: “Saving Eliminativism,” Philosophical Psychology 7:1 (1994), 87-100.

Rod Bertolet: “Speaker Reference,” Philosophical Studies 52:2 (1987), 199-226.

Rod Bertolet: “Donnellan's Distinctions,” Australasian Journal of Philosophy 64:4 (1986), 477-487.

Rod Bertolet: “Reference, Fiction, and Fictions,” Synthese 60 (1984), 413- 38.

Rod Bertolet: “The Semantic Significance of Donnellan's Distinction,” Philosophical Studies 37:3 (1980), 281-288.

Rod Bertolet: "McKinsey, Causes and Intentions,” Philosophical Review 88:4 (1979), 619-632.


Jeffrey E. Brower 

Interests: History of Philosophy, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Religion

Publications: 

Brower, J., and Guilfoy, K. (2004), The Cambridge Companion to Abelard (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press).

Brower, J. and Brower-Toland, S. (2008), “Aquinas on Mental Representation: Concepts and Intentionality,” The Philosophical Review 117: 193–243.

Brower, J. (2010). “Aristotelian Endurantism: A New Solution to the Problem of Temporary Intrinsics,” Mind 119: 883–905.

Brower, J. (2014), Aquinas’s Ontology of the Material World (Oxford: Oxford University Press).

Brower, J. (2016), “Aquinas on the Problem of Universals,” Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 92: 715–735.



Jan Cover 

Interests: History of Philosophy, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Religion

Publications: 

Curd, M., Cover, J. A., and Pincock, C. (2013), Philosophy of Science: The Central Issues, 2nd ed. (New York: W. W. Norton & Company).

Cover, J. A., and Hawthorne, J. (1999), Substance and Individuation in Leibniz (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press).

 Cover, J. A. (1999), “Miracles and (Christian) Theism”, in E. Stump and M. Murray (eds.), Philosophy of Religion: The Big Questions (Oxford: Blackwell Publishers), 334-352.

 Hawthorne, J. and Cover, J. A. (1996), “Haecceitism and Anti-Haecceitism in Leibniz’s Philosophy”, Noûs 30/1, 1-30.

 Cover, J. A. and Hartz, G. A. (1988), “Space and Time in the Leibnizian Metaphysic”, Noûs 22/4, 493-519.


Martin Curd 

Interests: Epistemology, Philosophy of Science

Publications: 

Curd, M. (2012), “Carl G. Hempel: Logical Empiricist,” in J. R. Brown (ed.), Key Thinkers in the Philosophy of Science (New York, Continuum Press), 83-111.

Curd, M. (2012), J. Cover, and C. Pincock (eds), Philosophy of Science: The Central Issues, 2nd edition (New York: W. W. Norton).

Curd, M. (2013), “The Future of Philosophy of Science: Armchair Philosophers Need Not Apply,” review of Steven French and Juha Saatsi (eds), The Continuum Companion to the Philosophy of Science. Metascience 22: 159-64.

Curd, M. (2013), and S. Psillos (eds), The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Science, 2nd edition (London: Routledge).

Curd, M. (2014), “Review of Massimo Pigliucci and Maarten Boudry," eds, Philosophy of Pseudoscience: Reconsidering the Demarcation Problem.” Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews.



Patricia Curd 

Interests: Ethics, History of Philosophy(ancient)

Publications: 

Patricia Curd (ed) 2008. The Oxford Handbook of Presocratic Philosophy. Co-edited with Daniel Graham. Oxford University Press.

Patricia Curd 2007. Anaxagoras of Clazomenae: Fragments and Testomonia. A Text and Translation with Notes and Essays. Toronto: Phoenix Presocratic Series, University of Toronto Press.

Patricia Curd: "Divinity and Intelligibility in Parmenides," in L. Riggiu and C. Natali, eds., Ontologia Scienza Mito: Per una Nuova Lettura di Parmenide (Milan: Mimesis Edizione, 2011) pp. 117-133.

Patricia Curd: "New Work on the Presocratics," part of the journal's Current Scholarship Series, appears in the January, 2011 issue of the Journal of the History of Philosophy (Volume 49, 1, pp 1-37).

Patricia Curd: "Thought and  Body in Parmenides" in Néstor-Luis Cordero, ed., Parmenides, Venerable and Awesome: Proceedings of the International Symposium.  Parmenides Publishing, 2012, pp. 115-134.

Patricia Curd: "Thought and Body in Heraclitus and Anaxagoras," Proceedings of the Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy 25, (Brill, 2009), ed. G. Guertier and W. Wians, 1-20, 39-41.


Taylor Davis 

Interests: Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Science

Publications: 

Kelly, D. and Davis, T. (forthcoming), “Social Norms and Human Normative Psychology” Social Philosophy and Policy. (Word count: 7,289).

Davis, T. (2017), “The Goldberg Exaptation Model: Integrating Adaptation and By-product Theories of Religion.” Review of Philosophy and Psychology 8/3: 687-708.

Davis, T. (2015), “Group Selection in the Evolution of Religion: Genetic Evolution or Cultural Evolution?” Journal of Cognition and Culture 15/3-4: 235-253.

Deery, O., Davis, T., and Carey, J. (2014), “The Free-Will Intuitions Scale and the Question of Natural Compatibilism.” Philosophical Psychology 28/6: 776-801.

Davis, T. and Margolis, E. (2014), “The Priority of the Individual in Cultural Inheritance.” Comment on P. E. Smaldino, The Cultural Evolution of Emergent Group-Level Traits. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 37/3: 257-258.



Paul Draper 

Interests: Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Science

Publications: 

Draper, P. (2017), “Atheism and Agnosticism”, in E. N. Zalta (ed.), The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

 Draper, P., and Nichols, R. (2013), “Diagnosing Bias in Philosophy of Religion”, The Monist 96/3, 422-448.

 Draper, P. (2002), “Irreducible Complexity and Darwinian Gradualism: A Reply to Michael J. Behe”, Faith and Philosophy 19: 3-21.

 Draper, P. (1996), “The Skeptical Theist”, in D. Howard-Snyder (ed.), The Evidential Argument from Evil (Bloomington: Indiana University Press), 175-192.

 Draper, P. (1989), “Pain and Pleasure: An Evidential Problem for Theists”, Nous 23: 331-350.



Daniel Frank 

Interests: History of Philosophy (Greek philosophy; medieval Islamic and Jewish philosophy); History of Political Philosophy; Ethics

       Publications:

D. Frank and A. Segal (eds) (2017), Jewish Philosophy Past and Present: Contemporary Responses to Classical Sources (London and New York: Routledge).

D. Frank and J. Waller (2016), Spinoza on Politics (Routledge Philosophy Guidebooks Series) (London and New York: Routledge).

D. Frank (2009), “Divine Law and Human Practices”, in S. Nadler and TM Rudavky (eds), The Cambridge History of Jewish Philosophy: From Antiquity through the Seventeenth Century (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), 790-807.

D. Frank and O. Leaman (eds) (2003), The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Jewish Philosophy (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press).

D. Frank and O. Leaman (eds) (1995), History of Jewish Philosophy (London and New York: Routledge).



Leonard Harris 

Interests: American Philosophy, Continental European Philosophy, Social and Political Philosophy

Publications:

“Looking for Locke,” Oxford Handbook of Philosophy and Race, Naomi Zack, ed., Oxford:  Oxford University Press, 2016, pp. 125-133.

“Telos and Tradition: Making the Future, Brides to Future Traditions,” Philosophia Africana, 16:2 (Winter 2014)59-71.

“Philosophy of Philosophy: Race, Nation and Religion,” Graduate Journal of Philosophy, 35:1-2(2014)1-12.

“Memorial of Mandela or the Mystic Cords of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela's (Madiba's) Shadow,” Black Diaspora Review, 4:2(2014)77-81.

“Walker: Naturalism and Liberation,” Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society: A Quarterly Journal in American Philosophy, 49:1(2013)93-111.



Michael Jacovides 

Interests: History of Philosophy (ancient and early modern), Philosophy of Mind

Publications: 

Jacovides, M. (2017), Locke’s Image of the World (Oxford: Oxford University Press)

Jacovides, M. (1999), “Locke’s Resemblance Theses, The Philosophical Review 108: 461-96.

Jacovides, M. (2007) “How is Descartes’s Argument Against Skepticism Better Than Putnam’s?,” Philosophical Quarterly, 57: 593-612.

Jacovides, M. (2010) “Hume’s Vicious Regress,”  in D. Garber and S. Nadler (eds.), Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy, vol. 5: 246-97 

Jacovides, M. (2010) ”Experiences as Complex Events,” The Southern Journal of Philosophy 48: 141-59.




Patrick Kain 

Interests: Ethics, History of Philosophy (modern, Kant)

Publications: 

Patrick Kain: "Kant's Defense of Human Moral Status." Journal of the History of Philosophy 47 (2009): 59-102.

Patrick Kain: "Practical Cognition, Intuition, and the Fact of Reason." In Kant's Moral Metaphysics: God, Freedom, and Immortality, eds. Benjamin Bruxvoort Lipscomb and James Krueger, 211-230. Berlin: de Gruyter, 2010.


Daniel Kelly 

Interests: Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Science

Publications: 

Kelly, D. (2014). ‘Selective Debunking Arguments, Folk Psychology, and Empirical Moral Psychology,’ Advances in Experimental Moral Psychology: Affect, Character, and Commitments, Eds. Wright, J.C. & Sarkissian, H. New York: Continuum Press, pages 130 - 147.

Kelly, D. (2011). Yuck! The Nature and Moral Significance of Disgust. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.

Kelly, D., Machery, E. and Mallon, R. (2010).‘Race and Racial Cognition,’ The Moral Psychology Handbook, Eds. J. Doris et al. New York: Oxford University Press, pages 433 - 472.

Kelly, D. and Roedder, E. (2008). ‘Racial Cognition and The Ethics of Implicit Bias,’Philosophy Compass, 3/3, April 2008, pages 522 - 540. doi:10.1111/j.1747-9991.2008.00138.x

Kelly, D. and Stich, S. (2007). ‘Two Theories of the Cognitive Architecture Underlying Morality,’ The Innate Mind Vol 3.: Foundations and Future Horizons, Eds. Peter Carruthers, Stephen Laurence and Stephen Stich. New York: Oxford University Press. Pages 348-366. Reprinted (2011). 'Due Teorie Dell'Architettura Cognitiva Soggiacente La Moralità,' Sistemi Intelligenti, Vol. XXIII (1): 163 - 185. Translated into Italian by M. Marraffa.



Jacqueline Mariña 

Interests: History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

Publications: 

Transformation of the Self in the Thought of Friedrich Schleiermacher, Oxford: Oxford University Press: 2008.

The Cambridge Companion to Friedrich Schleiermacher, Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press, 2005.

“Transcendental Arguments for Personal Identity in Kant’s Transcendental Deduction,” Philo 14 no. 2 (Fall/Winter 2011): 109-135.

 “Where Have All the Monads Gone?  Substance and Transcendental Freedom in Schleiermacher,” Journal of Religion, Volume 95, No 4, October 2015, pp. 477-505.

“What Perfection Demands: An Irenaean Reading of Kant on Radical Evil,” Kant and the Question of Theology, edited by Chris L. Firestone, Nathan A. Jacobs, and James H. Joiner, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press; forthcoming. 



William McBride 

Interests: American Philosophy, Continental European Philosophy, Social and Political Philosophy

Publications: 

McBride, W. (1977),The Philosophy of Marx, (London: Hutchinson Univ. Library), Reprint (2015). (London: Routledge),

McBride, W. (1991), Sartre’s Political Theory, (Bloomington: Indiana University Press).

McBride, W. (1994), Social and Political Philosophy, (New York: Paragon),

McBride, W. (2001), From Yugoslav Praxis to Global Pathos: Anti-Hegemonic Post-Post-Marxist Essays,  (Lanham, MD.: Rowman & Littlefield). Serbian tr. (2007) by N. Mićunović, (Belgrade, Hedone).

 McBride, W. (2016), “Is a Rational Politics a Real Possibility?” in H. Y. Jung and L. Embree, eds., Political Phenomenology: Essays in Memory of Petee Jung, (Switzerland: Springer International), 35-42.



Daniel Smith

       Interests: Continental European Philosophy

Publications:

Smith, D. (2012), Essays on Deleuze (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press).

Smith, D., Morar, N., and Nail, T. (eds.) (2016), Between Deleuze and Foucault (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press).

 Smith, D., and Somers-Hall, H. (eds.) (2012), The Cambridge Companion to Deleuze (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press).

 Smith, D., and Jun, N. (eds.), Deleuze and Ethics (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press). 

 Smith, D. (2017), “Pierre Klossowski: From Theatrical Theology to Counter-Utopia,” in D. Smith, N. Morar, and T. Nail (eds.), Pierre Klossowski, Living Currency (London: Continuum), 1-40.



Dana Tulodziecki 

Interests: Logic, Metalogic, Philosophy of Science

Publications:

 Dana Tulodziecki: 'Epistemic Virtues and the Success of Science', in A. Fairweather (ed.) Virtue Epistemology Naturalized: Bridges between Virtue and Philosophy of Science, Synthese Library, Springer (forthcoming).

Dana Tulodziecki: 'Shattering the Myth of Semmelweis', Philosophy of Science 80: 5 (2013), 1065-1075.

Dana Tulodziecki: 'Underdetermination, Methodological Practices, and Realism', Synthese, 190: 17 (2013), 3731-3750(20).


Christopher Yeomans 

Interests: Continental European Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Social and Political Philosophy

Publications: 

Yeomans, C., and Litaker, J. (2018), “Towards an Immanent Conception of Economic Agency: Or, A Speech on Metaphysics to its Cultured Despisers”, Hegel Bulletin.

Yeomans, C. (2018), “The One and the Many in the Philosophy of Action”, in V. Soni & T. Pfau (eds.), Judgement & Action: New Interdisciplinary Essays (Evanston: Northwestern University Press). 

Yeomans, C., and Kaufmann, R. (2017), “Math by Pure Thinking: R First and the Divergence of Measures in Hegel’s Philosophy of Mathematics”, European Journal of Philosophy.  Doi. 10.1111/ejop.12258

Yeomans, C. (2014), The Expansion of Autonomy: Hegel’s Pluralistic Philosophy of Action (New York: Oxford University Press).

Yeomans, C. (2011), Freedom and Reflection: Hegel and the Logic of Agency (New York: Oxford University Press).

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