Below is a round up (probably incomplete) of recent works by members of the Philosophy Department (including graduate students and adjuncts) to appear in print over the last few months:
Bales, Adam, Daniel Cohen, and Toby Handfield. Decision theory for agents with incomplete preferences. Australasian Journal of Philosophy.
Bayne, T., Hohwy, J. Consciousness: Theoretical approaches. In A.E. Cavanna, A. Nani, H. Blumenfeld, S. Laureys (eds.), Neuroimaging of Consciousness, 23. Berlin: Springer Verlag.
Broad, Jacqueline (ed.), Mary Astell’s The Christian Religion, as Professed by a Daughter of the Church of England. Toronto: Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies and Iter Publishing.
Clarke-Doane, Justin. Moral Epistemology: The Mathematics Analogy. Noûs.
Clarke-Doane, Justin. What is Absolute Undecidability? Noûs. Vol. 47: 467–81.
Clarke-Doane, Justin. Morality and Mathematics: The Evolutionary Challenge. This paper, first published in Ethics, has been selected for the 32nd volume of The Philosopher’s Annual.
Green, Karen. Women’s Writing and the Early Modern Genre Wars. Hypatia 28(3) (2013), pp. 499–515.
Handfield, Toby. Rational choice and the transitivity of betterness. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research.
Heil, John. Philosophy of Mind: A Contemporary Introduction, 3rd ed. London: Routledge.
Heil, John. ‘Mental Causation’. In E. Lepore and K. Ludwig, eds. A Companion to the Philosophy of Donald Davidson Oxford: Wiley–Blackwell, 126–40.
Heil, John. ‘Contingency’. In T. Goldschmidt, ed. The Puzzle of Existence: Why Is There Something Rather Than Nothing? London: Routledge, 167–81.
Heil, John. ‘Mental Causation According to Davidson’. In G. D’Oro, ed. Reasons and Causes: Causalism and Non-Causalism in the Philosophy of Action. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 75–96.
Humberstone, Lloyd. ‘Inverse Images of Box Formulas in Modal Logic’, Studia Logica 101 (2013), 1031–1060.
Humberstone, Lloyd. ‘Replacement in Logic’, Journal of Philosophical Logic 42 (2013), 49–89.
Humberstone, Lloyd. ‘Aggregation and Idempotence’, to appear in Review of Symbolic Logic.
Humberstone, Lloyd. ‘Zolin and Pizzi: Defining Necessity from Noncontingency’, to appear in Erkenntnis.
Jones, Tessa. The Constitution of Events. The Monist 96(1): 73–86.
Kaplan, David M. The complex interplay between three-dimensional egocentric and allocentric spatial representation. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 36(5): 553–554.
Manolopoulos, Mark. ‘A Loving Attack on Caputo’s “Caputolism” and his Refusal of Communism’ Political Theology 14.3: 378–389
Manolopoulos, Mark. ‘Caputo in a Nutshell: Two Introductory (and Slightly Critical) Lectures’ Postmodern Openings 4.2: 21–43
Manolopoulos, Mark. ‘Religious Diversity Within the Limits of Radical Neo-Enlightenment’ Journal of Inter-Religious Dialogue 12 (Spring): 23–31
Oppy, Graham. The Best Argument against God. London: Palgrave-Macmillan.
Oppy, Graham. Lowe’s Ontological Argument. In C. Meister, J. Moreland and K. Sweis (eds.) Debating Christian Theism. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 72–84.
Oppy, Graham. Moreland’s Argument from Consciousness. In C. Meister, J. Moreland and K. Sweis (eds.) Debating Christian Theism. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 131–46.
Palmer, C., Paton, B., Hohwy, J., Enticott, P. [Movement under uncertainty: The effects of the rubber-hand illusion vary along the nonclinical autism spectrum](https://www.dropbox.com/s/4uom0hgzeg3mgo0/Accepted MS Neuropsychologia copy.pdf). Neuropsychologia 51(10): 1942–1951.
Silva, Paul. Ordinary Objects and Series-Style Answers to the Special Composition Question. Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, 94: 69–88.
Silva, Paul. Epistemically self-defeating arguments and skepticism about intuition. Philosophical Studies 164: 579–589.
Simpson, Robert Mark. Un-Ringing the Bell: Mcgowan on Oppressive Speech and The Asymmetric Pliability of Conversations. Australasian Journal of Philosophy.
Sparrow, Robert. Gender eugenics? The ethics of PGD for intersex conditions. American Journal of Bioethics 13 (10): 29–38.
Sparrow, Robert. Better living through chemistry? A reply to Savulescu and Persson on “moral enhancement”. Journal of Applied Philosophy.
Sparrow, Robert. Sexism and human enhancement. Journal of Medical Ethics.
Savulescu, Julian & Robert Sparrow. Making better babies: Pros and cons. Monash Bioethics Review 31 (1): 36–59.
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