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EPS Blog

This is the blog area for the Evangelical Philosophical Society and its journal, Philosophia Christi.

Sunday, April 5, 2009

Recently Notable Philosophy Resources

Just in case you were not already aware of these resources, take a browse of these helpful philosophy websites:
  • PhilPapers: Online research in philosophy - Over 186,000 entries are in this massive database, which has been developed and maintained by David Bourget and David Chalmers; this is the indispensible one-stop source for preprint philosophical work.

  • Sympoze: social bookmarking for philosophers - It helpfully utilizes social web features and functionality to encourage collaboration of philosophical linkage and content sharing among philosophers. Andrew Cullison, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the State University of New York, Fredonia, is the founder of Sympoze and currently maintains it.

  • Philosopher's Digest: Timely Reviews of Current Philosophy Articles - Editors John Milliken, Ben Dyer and Galen Foresman, along with their notable advisory board and reviewers, provide useful and concise reviews of items diverse, peer-reviewed philosophy journals.

For a full directory of other important links, please visit our directory of web resources.

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Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Kierkegaard Journal

We recently updated our Kierkegaard links in our list of web resources.

Of particular note is the recently started Acta Kierkegaardiana journal.

We have hundreds of links to valuable and free resources in philosophy, whether general resources, bibliographies, and guides, links to preprint papers, e-books, or topic-specific links to major persons in philosophy.

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Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Metaphysics articles, Pruss on choice and substances & important reviews


Huw Price, "Metaphysics after Carnap: the ghost who walks?" To appear in David Chalmers, Ryan Wassermann and David Manley, eds., Metametaphysics (OUP, 2009).

William Lycan, "Phenomenal Intentionalities."

W. Russ Payne, "What is a Law of Nature."

Toby Handfield, "The metaphysics of dispositions and causes."

Gyula Klima, "The Medieval Problem of Universals." (SEP)

Anil Gupta, "Definitions." (SEP)

Carl Hoefer, "Causal Determinism."

Peter Menzies, "Counterfactual Theories of Causation."

Blog posts

Alex Pruss, "Prediction of Choices."

_______, "Why do we need substances if presentism holds?"

_______, "Love of substances"


Eric T. Olson, What Are We? A Study in Personal Ontology, Oxford University Press, 2007, 250pp. Reviewed by Michael O'Rourke, University of Idaho.

Lucy O'Brien, Self-Knowing Agents, Oxford University Press, 2007, 231pp. Reviewed by Robert J. Howell, Southern Methodist University.

Steven Horst, Beyond Reduction: Philosophy of Mind and Post-Reductionist Philosophy of Science, Oxford University Press, 2007, 223pp. Reviewed by D. Gene Witmer, University of Florida.

Georg Gasser (ed.), How Successful Is Naturalism?, Ontos, 2007, 300pp. Reviewed by Joseph Rouse, Wesleyan University.

Trenton Merricks, Truth and Ontology, Oxford University Press, 2007, 202pp. Reviewed by Ben Caplan, Ohio State University.

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Sunday, April 6, 2008

Philosophy of Religion Resources

Linda Zagzebski, "Foreknowledge and Free will" Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Alex Pruss, "A Molinist Theodicy for Infant Death."

Mike Almeida, "The Problem with Cumulative Cases for Theism"

Papers from Baylor's 2008 Philosophy of Religion Conference.

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Thursday, April 3, 2008

Natural law, divine command, empathy and globalization

Mark Murphy, "The Natural Law Tradition in Ethics"

Alex Pruss, "A fourth step in divine command dialectics"

Michael Slote, The Ethics of Care and Empathy (Routledge, 2007). Reviewed by Lawrence Blum, University of Massachusetts, Boston

William M. Sullivan and Will Kymlicka (eds.), The Globalization of Ethics: Religious and Secular Perspectives (Cambridge University Press, 2007). Reviewed by Stephen C. Angle, Wesleyan University

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