Faculty Books and Publications

Recent Books by Philosophy Faculty

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    Caring for Liberalism

  • Metamorphoses of the Zoo

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

  • McEvoy Reader

    Mark McEvoy (with Russell Marcus). An Historical Introduction to the Philosophy of Mathematics: A Reader. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2016.

  • Mental Causation

    Anthony Dardis. Mental Causation: The Mind-Body Problem. Columbia University Press, 2008.

  • Corporal

    Ralph R. Acampora. Corporal Compassion: Animal Ethics and Philosophy of Body. University of Pittsburgh Press, 2006. (also translated into Italian as Fenomenologia della Compassione: Etica Animale e Filosofia del Corpo, Edizioni Sonda, 2008.)

  • A Nietzschean Bestiary

    Ralph R. Acampora and Christa Davis Acampora, editors. A Nietzschean Bestiary: Becoming Animal Beyond Docile and Brutal. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2004.

  • Varieties of Feminist Liberalism

    Amy R. Baehr, editor. Varieties of Feminist Liberalism. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2004.

  • Teaching Durkheim

    Terry F. Godlove, Jr., editor. Teaching Durkheim. Oxford University Press, 2004.

Recent Philosophy Faculty Publications

Faculty in the Philosophy Department have published the following in the last few years:

  • Baehr, Amy R. forthcoming. “Susan Okin.” In The Encyclopedia of Law and Social Philosophy. Springer.
  • Eliot, Christopher H. 2018. “Ecological Interdependence via Constraints.” Philosophy of Science 85 (5): 1115–1126. doi:10.1086/700600.
  • Godlove, Terry F. 2018. “Truth, Meaning, and the Study of Religion.” Method & Theory in the Study of Religion 30 (4-5): 357–377. doi:10.1163/15700682-12341428.
  • McEvoy, Mark. 2018. “Apriority, Necessity and the Subordinate Role of Empirical Warrant in Mathematical Knowledge.” Theoria 84 (2): 157–178. doi:10.1111/theo.12145.
  • McEvoy, Mark V. 2018. “Reliabilism, Lotteries, and Safaris.” Philosophical Forum 49 (3): 325–333. doi:10.1111/phil.12195.
  • Acampora, Ralph R. 2017. “Continental Approaches to Animals and Animality.” In Oxford Handbook of Animal Studies, edited by Linda Kalof, 152–66. Oxford University Press.
  • Baehr, Amy R. 2017. “A Capacious Account of Liberal Feminism.” Feminist Philosophy Quarterly 3 (1): 4. doi:10.5206/fpq/2016.3.4.
  • Godlove, Terry F. 2017. “Proudfoot, Schleiermacher, and Religious Experience.” In Pragmatism, Naturalism, and Religion, edited by Matthew Bagger. New York: Columbia University Press.
  • Acampora, Ralph R. 2016. “Epistemology of Ignorance and Human Privilege.” Animal Studies Journal 5 (2): 1–20.
  • Baehr, Amy R. 2016. “Review of Public Rights, Private Relations by Jean Thomas.” Review of Politics 78 (2): 337–339.
  • Godlove, Terry F., Jr. 2016. “Subjectivity, Enchantment, and Truth: Frankenberry Among the Puritans.” American Journal of Theology and Philosophy 37 (1): 21–35. doi:10.5406/amerjtheophil.37.1.0021.
  • Marcus, Russell, and Mark McEvoy. 2016. An Historical Introduction to the Philosophy of Mathematics: A Reader. New York: Bloomsbury Academic.
  • Baehr, Amy R. 2015. “Feminist Receptions of the Original Position.” In The Original Position, edited by Timothy Hinton, 119–38. Cambridge University Press.
  • Dardis, Anthony. 2015. “Modal Fictionalism and Modal Instrumentalism.” Organon F 22 (4): 439–460.
  • Eliot, Christopher H. 2015. “Biodiversity as a General, Scientific Concept.” Ethics, Policy and Environment 18 (1): 41–43. doi:10.1080/21550085.2015.1016961.
  • Godlove, Terry F. 2015. “The Space in Which I Find Myself: Kant on the Origin of Spatial Form.” In Mostly Modern: Essays on Art and Architecture, edited by Joseph Masheck, 9–19. Stockbridge, MA: Hard Press Editions.
  • Acampora, Ralph R. 2014. “Caring Cannibals and Human(e) Farming: Testing Contextual Edibility for Speciesism.” In Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the Earth, edited by Carol J. Adams and Lori Gruen, 145–58. New York: Bloomsbury Press.
  • Baehr, Amy R. 2014. “On Zona Vallance’s ‘Women as Moral Beings’.” Ethics 125 (1): 200–203. doi:10.1086/677009.
  • Godlove, Terry F. 2014. Kant and the Meaning of Religion. Columbia University Press.
  • Litch, Mary M., and Amy D. Karofsky. 2014. Philosophy Through Film. 3rd. Routledge.
  • McEvoy, Mark. 2014. “Causal Tracking Reliabilism and the Gettier Problem.” Synthese 191 (17): 4115–4130.
  • Acampora, Ralph R. 2013. “The (Proto-)Ethical Significance of Semiosis: When and How Does One Become Somebody Who Matters?” In The Semiotics of Animal Representations, edited by Morten Tønneson and Kadri Tüür. Amsterdam: Rodopi.
  • Baehr, Amy R. (2007) 2013. “Liberal Feminism.” In Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, edited by Edward N. Zalta. (major revision).
  • Baehr, Amy R. 2013. “Liberal Feminism: Political and Comprehensive,” edited by Ruth Abbey. Penn State University Press.
  • Eliot, Christopher H. 2013. “Ecological Objects for Environmental Ethics.” In Linking Ecology and Ethics for a Changing World, edited by Ricardo Rozzi, Steward T. A. Pickett, Clare Palmer, J. J. Armesto, and J. Baird Callicott, 219–29. Springer.
  • Godlove, Terry F. 2013. “The Objectivity of Regulative Principles in Kant’s Appendix to the Dialectic.” In Proceedings of the Eleventh International Kant Congress, Brill.
  • McEvoy, Mark. 2013. “Does The Necessity of Mathematical Truths Imply Their Apriority?” Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 94 (4): 431–445.
  • McEvoy, Mark V. 2013. “Causal Tracking Reliabilism and the Lottery Problem.” Grazer Philosophische Studien 86 (1): 73–92.
  • McEvoy, Mark V. 2013. “Experimental Mathematics, Computers and the A Priori.” Synthese 190 (3): 397–412.
  • Acampora, Ralph R. 2012. “Reptile on the Range: The Western as Absurdist Animation. Review of Rango by G. Verbinski.” Journal of Critical Animals Studies 10 (1): 211 ff.
  • Acampora, Ralph R. 2012. “Why Study Environmental Ethics?” In IRENE, edited by Matteo Andreozzi, 47–50. 1 vols. Milan: LED.
  • Dardis, Anthony. 2012. Metametaphysics: New Essays on the Foundations of Ontology. Metaphilosophy 43 (4): 513–22.
  • McEvoy, Mark V. 2012. “Platonism and the Epistemic Role Puzzle.” Philosophia Mathematica 20 (3): 289–304.
  • Wallace, Kathleen A. 2012. “Philosophy Majors 1970–71 to 2008–09 in Comparison to Other Select Majors (Based on NCES Data on Degrees Conferred).”
  • Acampora, Ralph R. 2011. “Philosophizing as if Animals Themselves Mattered More.” In Being for the Other: Issues in Ethics and Animal Rights, edited by Manish Vyas. New Delhi: Daya.
  • Baehr, Amy R. 2011. The Return of Feminist Liberalism by Ruth Abbey, McGill-Queens University Press. Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews
  • Dardis, Anthony. 2011. “Conscious Intentions.” In Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, vol. 33.
  • Eliot, Christopher H. 2011. “Competition Theory and Channeling Explanation.” Philosophy & Theory in Biology 3. doi:ptb.6959004.0003.001.
  • Eliot, Christopher H. 2011. “Hempel’s Provisos and Ceteris Paribus Clauses.” Journal for General Philosophy of Science: 1–12. doi:10.1007/s10838-011-9161-1.
  • Eliot, Christopher H. 2011. “The Legend of Order and Chaos: Communities and Early Community Ecology.” In Philosophy of Ecology, edited by Kevin deLaplante, Bryson Brown, and Kent Peacock, 11:49–108. Handbook of the Philosophy of Science. Elsevier Science Publishers.
  • Wallace, Kathleen A. 2011. “Moral Transformation.” In Social Transformation: Central European Pragmatist Forum, edited by John Ryder and Radim Sıp, vol. 5. Amsterdam: Rodopi.