The Explanationist Defense of Scientific Realism
Diderot and the Metamorphosis of Species
Essays on Symmetry
Risk, Ambiguity and Decision
Intuitions as Evidence
Names and Nature in Plato's Cratylus
Between Deflationism and Correspondence Theory
July 12, 2019
Following up on his previous book, Violence and Phenomenology, James Dodd presents here an expanded and deepened reflection on the problem of violence. The book’s six essays are guided by a skeptical philosophical attitude about the meaning of violence that refuses to conform to the exigencies of...
July 21, 2016
In this study Dr. Gregory examines how Diderot borrowed from Lucretius, Buffon, Maupertuis, and probability theory, and combined ideas from these sources in an innovative fashion to hypothesize that species are mutable and that all life arose randomly from a single prototype....
Tamar Szabo Gendler
February 29, 2016
This book offers a novel analysis of the widely-used but ill-understood technique of thought experiment. The author argues that the powers and limits of this methodology can be traced to the fact that when the contemplation of an imaginary scenario brings us to new knowledge, it does so by forcing...
Rachel Barney, Robert Nozick
January 20, 2016
This study offers a ckomprehensive new interpretation of one of Plato's dialogues, the Cratylus. Throughout, the book combines analysis of Plato's arguments with attentiveness to his philosophical method....
January 20, 2016
This book defends a novel theory of singular concepts, emphasizing the pragmatic requirements of singular concept possession and arguing that these requirements must be understood to institute traditions and policies of thought....
Sean D. Kelly
November 24, 2015
This work discusses philosophical problems of perceptual content, the content of deomonstrative thoughts, and the unity of proposition. By demonstrating a connection between phenomenology and analysis, Kelly suggests ways in which they can be fruitfully pursued....
April 23, 2015
First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....