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Degrees & Theses (1995–2017)

  • Excluding Thoroughly: Theories of Causation and Their Impact on the Exclusion Problem / by Andreas Falke, Ph.D. 2017.
  • Locke on Ideas / by Ron Claypool, Ph.D. 2016.
  • On the Ontological Status of Propositions / by Edward Perez, Ph.D. 2014.
  • We Do Not Have Free Will: A Critique of Libertarianism / by Kirk W Walker, Ph.D. 2012.
  • Substance and the Substance of Minds in Descartes and Locke / by Eugene Zaldivar, Ph.D. 2012.
  • Living Together Within a Legal Practice: A Theory of Law As Collective Intentional Activity / by Carlos L Bernal-Pulido, Ph.D. 2011.
  • Intentionality and Self-Knowledge / by Casey Woodling, Ph.D. 2011.
  • Liberalism, Communitarianism, and Self Determination / by Joy Hayes, Ph.D. 2010.
  • The Nature and the Metaphysical Significance of the Explanatory Gap / by Ana Maria Andrei, Ph.D. 2010.
  • Clearing a Path for Conventionalist Modal Semantics / by Jesse Butler, Ph.D. 2009.
  • Homosexual poets and successful gangsters: an examination of Aristotelian Naturalism, and the skeptical worries confronting it / by Ching-E Nobel Ang, Ph.D. 2009.
  • A Study of Belief / by Elka Shortsleeve, Ph.D. 2009.
  • Intuitive A Priori Knowledge: Reliability and Rationality / by Ivana Simic, Ph.D. 2009.
  • The Connection Principle: An Exegesis and Defense / by David Tostenson, Ph.D. 2009.
  • Grounding Explanations: The Role of ‘In Virtue of’ in Philosophical Inquiry / by Bill Butchard, Ph.D. 2008.
  • A Defense of John Rawls / by Catherine Galko Campbell, Ph.D. 2008.
  • The Moral Facts: An Empirical Investigation / by Cathy Sartin, M.A. 2008.
  • The Inexpressibility of Truth / by Emil Badici, Ph.D. 2007.
  • Necessity and Aprioricity / by Shawn Burtoft, M.A. 2007.
  • Crucial Topics in the Debate about the Existence of External Reasons / by Marantha Hayes, M.A. 2007.
  • Wittgenstein, Kripkenstein, and the Skeptical Paradox / by Jon Hendrix, M.A. 2007.
  • The Cost of Going Nowhere / by Theodore Randles, M.A. 2007.
  • Remembering That P / by Shin Sakuragi, Ph.D. 2007.
  • Conceiving-of and Conceiving-that / by Kevin Savage, M.A. 2007.
  • The Role of the Pathê in Aristotle’s Conception of Virtue / by Cyrena Sullivan, M.A. 2007.
  • A Dilemma for Frankfurt-Style Cases, and the Definition of ‘Robustness’ / by Jaclyn Genchi, M.A. 2006.
  • Are There Contingent, A Priori Truths? / by Carter McCain, M.A. 2006.
  • Development and Defense of a Desire-Satisfaction Conception of Well-Being / by Anton Tupa, Ph.D. 2006.
  • Zombies and Active Imagination / by Casey Woodling, M.A. 2006.
  • Wanting the bad and doing bad things: an essay in moral psychology / by Peter Barry, Ph.D. 2005.
  • Circularity and Infinite Liar-Like Paradoxes / by Jesse Butler, M.A. 2005.
  • A defense of conceptual analysis and thought experiments / by Kathryn Kanuck, Ph.D. 2005.
  • Self knowledge and narrow content / by Huiming Ren, Ph.D. 2005.
  • Was Descartes a trialist? / by Eugenio Zaldivar, M.A. 2005.
  • Respect as awareness of rational nature: a modified intellectuallist interpretation of Kant’s moral psychology / by Ching-E Ang, M.A. 2004.
  • Expressive-assertivism : a dual-use solution to the moral problem / by Daniel Boisvert, Ph.D. 2004.
  • Impartiality: Its Nature and Application / by Ellen Maccarone , Ph.D. 2004.
  • The problem of higher-order vagueness / by Ivana Simic, M.A. 2004.
  • Are social laws possible? / by William Butchard, M.A. 2003.
  • The ideality of sensibility in Kant’s transcendental philosophy / by Stefan Cojocaru, M.A. 2003.
  • Four central issues in Popper’s theory of science / by Carlos Garcia-Duque , Ph.D. 2003.
  • Bernard Gert’s theory of moral rules and American professional military ethics / by Matthew Hallgarth , Ph.D. 2003.
  • Theories of probabilistic causality / by Steven Hood, M.A. 2003.
  • Sadistic pornography as a speech act / by Charles Poole, Jr, M.A. 2003.
  • The intentionality debate in aesthetics / by Eric William Kem, M.A. 2003.
  • Unbound anaphora and pragmatics / by Ana Andrei, M.A. 2002.
  • Logical truth and extralogical dependence / by Emil Badici, M.A. 2002.
  • The original position and the argument interpretation / by Catherine Galko, M.A. 2002.
  • Anti-realism about the past / by James van Houten, M.A. 2002.
  • Substance, sorts, and consciousness : Locke’s empiricism and his account of personal identity in An Essay Concerning Human Understanding / by Eva Kort, Ph.D. 2001.
  • Psycho-physical overdetermination / by Kelly Trogdon, M.A. 2001.
  • Personal identity : the signficance of the fission thought experiment / by Kathryn Kanuck, M.A. 2000.
  • A new theory of counterfactural conditionals / by John Peoples, Ph.D. 2000.
  • Pragmatics and semantics of mixed sentential mood sentences / by Daniel Boisvert, M.A. 1999.
  • Skepticism, externalism and the nature of the mind-world relation / by Gayle Brown Horton, Ph.D. 1999.
  • Russell’s Gray’s Elegy argument in ‘On Denoting’ / by Christopher Lubbers, M.A. 1999.
  • Holism, naturalism and dogma in Quine’s ‘Two dogmas of epiricism’ / by A. Pennisi, M.A. 1997.
  • Skepticism reexamined / by Marin Smillov, Ph.D. 1997.
  • In the service of life : three readings of Nietzsche on the relationship between art and life / by Kym Bergendahl, M.A. 1996.
  • Aristotle’s justification of his ethical theory / by Kent Johnson, M.A. 1996.
  • Tarski, Etchemendy, and logical truth and consequence / by John Peoples, M.A. 1996.
  • David Armstrong’s combinatorial theory of possibility / by Joseph Windham, M.A. 1996.
  • The two arguments of Kant’s B-deduction / by Wayne Wright, M.A. 1996.
  • On meaning what one says and saying what one means / by Gayle Brown Horton, M.A. 1995.
  • A refutation of internal realism / by Michael Buchholtz, M.A. 1995.
  • Probability, determinism, and causality / by Daniel Steel, M.A. 1995.