Latest Results for Erkenntnis Category

An Axiomatic Approach to the Quantified Argument Calculus

Abstract The present article employs a model-theoretic semantics to interpret a fragment of the language of the Quantified Argument Calculus…

Longings in Limbo: A New Defence of I-Desires

Abstract This paper responds to two arguments that have been offered against the positing of ‘i-desires’, imaginative counterparts of desire…

Possibility Precedes Actuality

Abstract This paper is inspired by and develops on E. J. Lowe’s work, who writes in his book The Possibility…

Extended Implicit Bias: When the Metaphysics and Ethics of Implicit Bias Collide

Latest Results for Erkenntnis Abstract It has recently been argued that to tackle social injustice, implicit biases and unjust social…

The Denotation of Copredicative Nouns

Latest Results for Erkenntnis Abstract Copredication is the phenomenon whereby two or more predicates seem to require that their argument…

Abilities and Obligations: Lessons from Non-agentive Groups

Latest Results for Erkenntnis Abstract Philosophers often talk as though each ability is held by exactly one agent. This paper…

What is a Beautiful Experiment?

Latest Results for Erkenntnis Abstract This article starts an engagement on the aesthetics of experiments and offers an account for…

When Doublespeak Goes Viral: A Speech Act Analysis of Internet Trolling

Latest Results for Erkenntnis Abstract In this paper I survey a range of trolling behaviors and analyze a particular species…

Applying Ramseyfication to Infrared Spectroscopy

Latest Results for Erkenntnis Abstract The so-called Ramsey–Carnap approach, or Ramseyfication, has gone out of fashion in the philosophy of…