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Recent Faculty Publications

Research Articles | Other Publications


Faculty in the Philosophy Department have produced the following publications in the last few years:


Research articles and books


Ralph R. Acampora. Caring Cannibals and Human(e) Farming: Testing Contextual Edibility for Speciesism. in Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the Earth, edited by C.J. Adams and L. Gruen. Bloomsbury, forthcoming.

Amy Karofsky. Philosophy Through Film, 3rd edition. Routledge, with Mary M. Litch (author of the 1st and 2nd editions), forthcoming.

Terry F. Godlove. The Objectivity of Regulative Principles in Kant’s Appendix to the Dialectic. Proceedings of the Eleventh International Kant Congress, Brill, forthcoming.

Ralph R. Acampora. The (Proto-)Ethical Significance of Semiosis: When and How Does One Become Somebody Who Matters? in The Semiotics of Animal Representations, Morten Tønneson & Kadri Tüür eds. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2013.

Amy R. Baehr. Liberal Feminism: Political and Comprehensive. in Feminist Interpretations of Rawls, edited by Ruth Abbey. Penn State University Press, 2013.

Christopher H. Eliot. Ecological Objects for Environmental Ethics. in Linking Ecology and Ethics for a Changing World, Ricardo Rozzi, Steward T.A. Pickett, Clare Palmer, Juan Armesto, and J. Baird Callicott, editors, Springer, 2013.

Terry F. Godlove. ‘The Space in Which I Find Myself’: Kant on the Origin of Spatial Form, in Joseph Masheck, editor, Mostly Modern. Stockbridge, Mass.: Hard Press, 2013.

Mark V. McEvoy. Experimental Mathematics, Computers and the A Priori. Synthese 190(3):397–412, 2013.

Mark V. McEvoy. Platonism and the Epistemic Role Puzzle. Philosophia Mathematica 20(3):289–304, 2012.

Mark V. McEvoy. Causal Tracking Reliabilism and the Lottery Problem. Grazer Philosophische Studien 86:73–92, 2012.

Ralph R. Acampora. Philosophizing as if Animals Themselves Mattered More. in Being for the Other: Issues in Ethics and Animal Rights, Manish Vyas, editor. New Delhi: Daya, 2011.

Anthony Dardis. Conscious Intentions. Proceedings of the Cognitive Science Society, 2011.

Christopher H. Eliot. Competition Theory and Channeling ExplanationPhilosophy & Theory in Biology, 3:1–16, 2011.

Christopher H. Eliot. Hempel's Provisos and Ceteris Paribus Clauses. Journal for General Philosophy of Science 42(2):407–418, 2011.

Christopher H. Eliot. The Legend of Order and Chaos: Communities and Early Community Ecology. in Philosophy of Ecology, Kevin deLaplante, Bryson Brown, and Kent Peacock, editors. Elsevier BV, pages 61–120,  2011.

Kathleen A. Wallace. Moral Transformation. in Identity and Social Transformation: Central European Pragmatist Forum, volume 5. John Ryder and Radim Síp, editors. Value Inquiry Book Series, volume 240. Amsterdam: Rodopi Press, 2011.

Ralph R. Acampora, editor. Metamorphoses of the Zoo: Animal Encounter after Noah. Toposophia Series. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2010.

Ralph R. Acampora. Inventionist Ethology: Sustainable Designs for Reawakening Human-Animal Interactivity. published in Italian as “Etologia inventiva: progetti sostenibili per riattivare l’interazione tra umani e animali,” Filippo Trasatti and Massimo Filippi trans. LiberazioniRivista di Critica Antispecista 2: 60–71, 2010.

Terry F. Godlove. Religion in General, Not in Particular: A Kantian MeditationJournal of the American Academy of Religion 78(4):1025–1047, 2010.

Amy R. Baehr. Conservatism, Feminism, and Elizabeth Fox-GenoveseHypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy 24(2), 2009.

Terry F. Godlove. Poincaré, Kant, and the Scope of Mathematical IntuitionReview of Metaphysics 62(4):779–806, 2009

Mark McEvoy. The Lottery Puzzle and Pritchard’s Safety Analysis of KnowledgeJournal of Philosophical Research, 2009.

Mark V. McEvoy. Gödel, Mathematical Knowledge and Skepticism. in An Anthology of Philosophical Studies, vol. 3, P. Hanna, editor. Athens: ATINER, 207–214, 2009.

Kathleen A. Wallace.  Common Morality and Moral ReformTheoretical Medicine and Bioethics 30(1):55–68, 2009.

Kathleen A. Wallace. Personal Identity of an Intersectional Self. in Self and Society, Alexander Kremer and John Ryder, editors. Central European Pragmatist Forum, vol. 4. New Amsterdam, NY: Value Inquiry Book Series, vol. 207, Rodopi Press. pages 89–102, 2009.

Ralph R. Acampora. Animal Constructs and Natural Reality: the Import of Environmental Ontology for Inter-Species EthicsHumana.Mente 7:1–17, 2008.

Amy R. Baehr. Perfectionism, Feminism, and Public ReasonLaw and Philosophy, 2008.

Anthony Dardis. Mental Causation: The Mind/Body Problem. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008.

Mark McEvoy. The Epistemological Status of Computer-Assisted ProofsPhilosophia Mathematica, 16(3), 2008.

Kathleen A. Wallace. Online Anonymity. in Handbook on Information and Computer Ethics, Herman Tavani and Ken Himma, editors. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2008.

Amy R. Baehr. Feminist Politics and Pluralism: Can We Do Feminist Political Theory without Theories of Gender?  In Feminist Politics: Identity, Difference, and Agency, Deborah Orr, editor. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2007.

Christopher Eliot. Method and Metaphysics in Clements’s and Gleason’s Ecological ExplanationsStudies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences 38(1):85–109, 2007.

Mark McEvoy. Kitcher, Mathematical Intuition, and Experience. Philosophia Mathematica 15(2):227–237, 2007.

Kathleen A. Wallace. Moral Reform, Moral Disagreement, and Abortion. Metaphilosophy 38(4):380–403, 2007.

Kathleen A. Wallace. Morality and the capacity for symbolic cognition. in Moral Psychology, volume 1, Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, editor. MIT Press, 2007.


Other publications


Amy R. Baehr. Zona Vallance: Liberal Feminist Visionary. Ethics, forthcoming 2014.

Amy R. Baehr. Liberal Feminism. in Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. First published 2007, substantive revision 2013.

Ralph R. Acampora. Why Study Environmental Ethics? foreword to Etiche dell'ambiente: voci e prospettive, IRENE 1:47-50. edited and translated by Matteo Andreozzi. LED: Milan, 2012.

Ralph R. Acampora. Reptile on the Range: The Western as Absurdist Animation. Review of Rango by G. Verbinski. Journal of Critical Animals Studies 10(1):211f, 2012.

Anthony Dardis. Review of Metametaphysics, edited by Chalmers, Manley and Wasserman. Metaphilosophy 43(4):513-522, 2012.

Christopher H. Eliot. Earth in Perspective. Review of Life of Earth: Portrait of a Beautiful, Middle-Aged, Stressed-Out World by Stanley A. Rice. Bioscience 62(1):93–94, 2012.

Kathleen A. Wallace. Philosophy Majors 1970–71 to 2008–09 in Comparison to Other Select Majors (Based on NCES data on Degrees Conferred), 2012. This article was linked to by Leiter Reports, the central blog for news in the profession.

Amy R. Baehr. Review of The Return of Feminist Liberalism by Ruth Abbey, McGill-Queens University Press. Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, 2011.

Ralph R. Acampora. Penguinalia. Review of Stephen Martin’s Penguin. Humanimalia 2:1, 2010.

Amy R. Baehr. Review of Toward a Humanist Justice: The Political Philosophy of Susan Moller Okin, edited by Debra Satz and Rob Reich. Social Theory and Practice 36(3):525–533, 2010.

Christopher Eliot. Review of Darwinism and Its Discontents, by Michael Ruse. Metaphilosophy 40(5):702–710, 2009.

Amy R. Baehr. Feminismus und Politik. in Habermas-Handbuch: Werk und Wirkung, Hauke Brunkhorst, Regina Kreide, Cristina Lafont, editors. Stuttgart/Weimar: Verlag J.B. Metzler, 2009.

Anthony Dardis. Review of Four Views on Free Will, by John Martin Fischer, Robert Kane, Derk Pereboom, and Manuel Vargas.Metaphilosophy 40(1):147–153, 2009.

Mark McEvoy. Review of Fear of Knowledge: Against Relativism and Constructivism, by Paul Boghossian. Metaphilosophy, 2008.

Kathleen A. Wallace. Who Profits When You Publish? Academe: Bulletin of the American Association of University Professors 94(4):58–61, 2008.

Ralph R. Acampora. Animal Philosophy: Bioethics and Zoöntology. in A Cultural History of Animals: Volume 6, The Modern Age, pp. 139–161. London: Berg, 2007.

Kathleen A. Wallace. Marketing Ideas: Reshaping Academic Publishing in a Digital World. Science Progress. April 10, 2008.

R. Acampora. Zoos: Modern Arks?  In Encyclopedia of Earth, Cutler J. Cleveland, editor. Washington, D.C.: Environmental Information Coalition, National Council for Science and the Environment, 2007.

Mark McEvoy. Review of Deflating Existential Consequence: A Case for Nominalism, by Jody Azzouni. Metaphilosophy 38(2-3):344–350, 2007.

Ralph R. Acampora. The Steer who Escaped into Our ConscienceNewsday, July 22, 2007.