Rationis Defensor

Essays in Honour of Colin Cheyne

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ISBN: 978-94-007-3982-6 (Print) 978-94-007-3983-3 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. In Epistemology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-10

      Getting Over Gettier

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      Pages 11-21

      Justified Believing: Avoiding the Paradox

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      Pages 23-31

      Literature and Truthfulness

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      Pages 33-40

      The Buck-Passing Stops Here

  3. In Science

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 41-41

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      Pages 43-55

      Universal Darwinism: Its Scope and Limits

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      Pages 57-74

      The Future of Utilitarianism

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      Pages 75-96

      Kant on Experiment

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      Pages 97-110

      Did Newton Feign the Corpuscular Hypothesis?

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      Pages 111-124

      The Progress of Scotland and the Experimental Method

  4. In Metaphysics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 125-125

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      Pages 127-138

      Propositions: Truth vs. Existence

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      Pages 139-153

      Against Advanced Modalizing

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      Pages 155-176

      Spread Worlds, Plenitude and Modal Realism: A Problem for David Lewis

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      Pages 177-190

      Defending Quine on Ontological Commitment

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      Pages 191-200

      The Scandal of Semantic Platonism

  5. In Logic

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 201-201

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      Pages 203-208

      A Neglected Reply to Prior’s Dilemma

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      Pages 209-233

      Mathematical and Empirical Concepts

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      Pages 235-254

      Post-Fregean Thoughts on Propositional Unity

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      Pages 255-274

      Best-Path Theorem Proving: Compiling Derivations

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      Pages 275-292

      Is Imperative Inference Impossible?

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 293-298