Representative Publications (last 5 years)


  • Bimbó, K., "On the algebraization of relevance logics. (A preamble to J. Michael Dunn's PhD Dissertation)," in J.M. Dunn, The Algebra of Intensional Logics (Logic PhDs, v. 2), College Publications, 2019, pp. 1-22.
  • Bimbó, K., "Default rules in the logic of first-degree entailments," in H. Omori and H. Wansing (eds.), New Essays on Belnap-Dunn Logic (Synthese Library, v. 418), Springer Nature, 2019, pp. 127-146.
  • I. Brigandt, "Historical and philosophical perspectives on the study of developmental bias," Evolution & Development 22 (2020): 7-19.
  • I. Brigandt and E. Rosario, "Strategic conceptual engineering for epistemic and social aims," in A. Burgess, H. Cappelen, and D. Plunkett (eds.), Conceptual Engineering and Conceptual Ethics, Oxford University Press, 2020, pp. 100-124.
  • P. Corkum, "Ancient," in M. Raven (ed.), Routledge Handbook of Metaphysical Grounding (forthcoming).
  • M.-E. Morin, "Flesh and Écart in Merleau-Ponty and Nancy," in I. Goh (ed.), Nancy Among the Philosophers, Fordham University Press, (forthcoming).
  • G. Rockwell and S. Gouglas, "Experiments in Alternative- and Augmented-Reality Game Design," in K. Kee and T. J. Compeau (eds.), Seeing the Past with Computers, University of Michigan Press, 2019. DOI:
  • G. Rockwell and M. Passarotti. "The Index Thomisticus as a Digital Humanities Big Data Project," Umanistica Digitale 5 (2019). DOI:
  • A. Schmitter, "Where is my mind?: Locating the mind metaphysically in Hobbes," in R. Copenhaver (ed.), Philosophy of Mind in the Early Modern Age and in the Enlightenment (History of the Philosophy of Mind series, vol. IV), Routledge (forthcoming).
  • J. Welchman, "Does Justice Require De-extinction of the Heath Hen?," in Bernice Bovenkerk and Jozuf Kuelartz (eds.), Animals in Our Midst. The Challenges of Co-existing with Animals in the Anthropocene, Springer (forthcoming).
  • J. Welchman, "Wildlife Conservation in the Anthropocene: The Challenge of Hybridization," in Tyler DesRoches, Frank Jankunis, and Byron Williston (eds.), Canadian Environmental Philosophy, McGill UP, 2019.
  • J. Zupko, "Nicole Oresme, Dualist," Noctua 4(1) (2019): 434-466



  • K. Bimbó and J. M. Dunn, "Larisa Maksimova's early contributions to relevance logic," in S. Odintsov (ed.), L. Maksimova on Implication, Interpolation and Definability, (Outstanding Contributions to Logic, vol. 15), Springer Nature, 2018, pp. 36-60.
  • I. Brigandt, "Explanation of molecular processes without tracking mechanism operation," Philosophy of Science 85(5) (2018): 984-997. DOI:
  • P. Corkum, "Empty negations and existential import in Aristotle," Apeiron 51(2) (2018): 201-219. DOI:
  • A. Hazen and F. J. Pelletier, "Second-order logic of paradox," Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic 59(4) (2018): 547-558.
  • K. Koslicki, Form, Matter, Substance, Oxford UP, 2018.
  • K. Koslicki, "Towards a Hylomorphic Solution to the Grounding Problem," Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplements to Philosophy 82: Metaphysics (2018): 333-364.
  • M.-E. Morin, "Introducing Philosophy in a Large Classroom," in Alexandra Bradner, Steven Cahn, and Andrew Mills (eds.) Philosophers in the Classroom, Hackett, 2018.
  • F. J. Pelletier, "The logic for metaphysical conceptions of vagueness," IFCoLog Journal of Logic and its Applications 4(4) (2018): pp. 1333-1350.
  • A. Rueger, "Pleasure and purpose in Kant's theory of taste," Kant-Studien 109(1) (2018): 101-123. DOI:
  • A. Schmitter, "Cartesian prejudice: Gender, education and authority in Poulain de la Barre," Philosophy Compass 13 (12) 2018. DOI:
  • G. Sutcliffe, F. J. Pelletier and A. Hazen, "Making Belnap's 'Useful 4-Valued Logic' Useful," Proceedings of the Thirty-First International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society (FLAIRS), AAAI Press, 2018.
  • J. Welchman, "Aesthetics of Nature, Constitutive Goods, and Environmental Conservation: A Defense of Moderate Formalist Aesthetics," Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 76(4): (2018): 419-428.
  • J. Welchman, "Can Environmental Ethics Embrace Socio-Ecological Resilience?," in Jordan B. Kinder and Makere Stewart-Harawira (eds.), Resilient Systems, Resilient Communities, Intersections of Sustainability, 2018.
  • J. Zupko, "Acts and dispositions in John Buridan's Faculty Psychology," in N. Faucher & M. Roques (eds.), The Ontology, Psychology, and Axiology of Habits (Habitus) in Medieval Philosophy. Historical-Analytical Studies on Nature, Mind, and Action 7 Springer, 2018. DOI:
  • J. Zupko, "Nothing in Nature Is Naturally a Statue: William of Ockham on Artifacts," Metaphysics 1(1) (2018): 88-96. DOI:



  • J. Zupko, "John Buridan and Nicole Oresme: Two mid-fourteenth century views on the species of thought," in C. Grellard (ed.), Mélanges en l'honneur de Joël Biard, Vrin, 2017, pp. 271-283.
  • J. Welchman, "How much is that mammoth in the window?," Ethics, Policy & Environment 20 (2017): pp. 41-43.
  • S. Sinclair and G. Rockwell, "Visualization," Digital Pedagogy in the Humanities: Concepts, Models, and Experiments, Modern Languages Association, 2017. [Online at the MLA Commons. URL:]
  • A. Schmitter, "'I've got a little list:' Classification, explanation and the focal passions in Descartes and Hobbes," in R. Stern & A. Cohen (eds.), Thinking about the Emotions: A Philosophical History, Oxford University Press, 2017, pp. 109-129.
  • A. Schmitter, "Thomas Hobbes," in M. Cameron, B. Hill, & R. J. Stainton (eds.), Sourcebook in the History of Philosophy of Language, Springer, 2017, pp. 503-505.
  • G. Rockwell and S. Sinclair, "Watching out for the olympians! Reading the CSEC slides," in T. Samek & L. Shultz (eds.), Information Ethics and Global Citizenship: Essays on Ideas to Praxis, McFarland, 2017, pp. 46-61.
  • F. J. Pelletier, "Compositionality and concepts - A perspective from formal semantics and philosophy of language," in J. Hampton & Y. Winter (eds.), Compositionality and Concepts in Linguistics and Psychology, Springer, 2017, pp. 31-94
  • M. Oveisi, J. Delgrande, F. J. Pelletier and F. Popowich, "Kernel contraction and base dependence," Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research 60 (2017): pp. 97-148.
  • H. Nye, "The wrong kind of reasons," in T. McPherson & D. Plunkett (eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Metaethics, Routledge, 2017.
  • M.-E. Morin, "Merleau-Ponty and the challenge of realism, or How (not) to go beyond phenomenology," in M.-E. Morin (ed.), Continental Realism and Its Discontents, Edinburgh University Press, pp. 137-154.
  • A. Hazen, F. J. Pelletier and Geoff Sutcliffe, "Automated reasoning for the dialetheic logic RM3," Proceedings of the Thirtieth International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society (FLAIRS), AAAI Press, 2017, pp. 110-115.
  • S. Green, M. Şerban, R. Scholl, N. Jones, I. Brigandt & W. Bechtel, "Network analyses in systems biology: New strategies for dealing with biological complexity," Synthese (2017), DOI: 10.1007/s11229-016-1307-6.
  • L. Chwistek, "The tragedy of verbal metaphysics," translated by A. Trybus and B. Linsky, Journal for the History of Analytical Philosophy, 5(1) (2017): pp. 1-20, URL:
  • I. Brigandt, S. Green & M. A. O'Malley, "Systems biology and mechanistic explanation," in S. Glennan & P. Illari (eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Mechanisms and Mechanical Philosophy, Routledge, 2017, pp. 362-374.
  • K. Bimbó, "On the decidability of certain semi-lattice based modal logics," in R. A. Schmidt & C. Nalon (eds.), Automated Reasoning with Analytic Tableaux and Related Methods. Proceedings of the 26th International Conference, TABLEAUX 2017, Brasilia, Brazil, September 25-28, 2017, (Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, vol. 10501), Springer, 2017, pp. 44-61.



  • J. Welchman, "Attack of the hybrid swarm?," Ethics, Policy & Environment 18 (2016): pp. 252-255.
  • J. Welchman, "Environmental versus natural heritage stewardship: Nova Scotia's Annapolis river and the Canadian Heritage river system," in M. Hourdequin & D. G. Havlick (eds.), Restoring Layered Landscapes: History, Ecology, and Culture, Oxford University Press, 2016.
  • A. Rueger, "Perspectival realism and incompatible models," Axiomathes 26 (2016): pp. 401-410.
  • F. J. Pelletier, "Semantic compositionality," in M. Aronoff (ed.), The Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Linguistics, Oxford University Press, 2016. [DOI: 10.1093/acrefore/9780199384655.013.42.]
  • M.-E. Morin, "Corps propre or corpus corporum: Unity and dislocation in the theories of embodiment of Merleau-Ponty and Jean-Luc Nancy," Chiasmi International 18 (2016): pp. 353-370.
  • M.-E. Morin, "Worlds apart: Conversations between Jacques Derrida and Jean-Luc Nancy," Derrida Today 9(2) (2016): pp. 157-176.
  • B. Linsky, "Propositional logic from the principles of mathematics to Principia Mathematica," in S. Costreie (ed.), Early Analytic Philosophy: New Perspectives on the Tradition, Springer, 2016, pp. 213-229.
  • K. Koslicki, "Questions of ontology," in S. Blatti & S. Lapointe (eds.), Ontology After Carnap, Oxford University Press, Oxford (UK), 2016, pp. 220-241.
  • P. Corkum, "Ontological dependence and grounding in Aristotle," Oxford Handbooks Online in Philosophy, 2016. [DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199935314.013.31.]
  • K. Bimbó (ed.) J. Michael Dunn on Information Based Logics, (Outstanding Contributions to Logic, vol. 8), Springer Nature, Switzerland, 2016.
  • K. Bimbó, "Some relevance logics from the point of view of relational semantics," in O. Arieli & A. Zamansky (eds.), Israeli Workshop on Non-classical Logics and their Applications (IsraLog 2014), Special issue of the Logic Journal of the IGPL 24 (2016): pp. 268-287.



  • J. Zupko, "On the several senses of 'Intentio' in Buridan," in G. Klima (ed.), Intentionality, Cognition, and Mental Representation in Medieval Philosophy, (Medieval Philosophy: Texts and Studies), Fordham University Press, New York, NY, 2015, pp. 251-272.
  • J. Zupko, "Thomas of Erfurt," in E. Zalta (ed.), Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 2015. [Online at]
  • D. Wishon and B. Linsky, (eds.), Acquaintance, Knowledge, and Logic: New Essays on Bertrand Russell's The Problems of Philosophy, CSLI Publications, Stanford, CA, 2015.
  • J. Welchman, "Self-love and personal identity in Hume's Treatise," Hume Studies 41 (2015): pp. 33-55.
  • F. J. Pelletier, "Discussion: Review of Graham Priest One," Philosophical Quarterly 65 (2015): pp. 822-830.
  • H. Nye, "Directly plausible principles," in C. Daly (ed.), The Palgrave Handbook of Philosophical Methods, Palgrave MacMillan, 2015, pp. 610-636.
  • M.-E. Morin, "The spacing of time and the place of hospitality: Living together according to Bruno Latour and Jacques Derrida," in Deconstruction - Space - Ethics, Special issue of the journal Parallax 21(1) (2015): pp. 267-41.
  • K. Koslicki, "In defense of substance," in S.Lapointe & B. Rodopi (eds.), Themes from Ontology, Mind, and Logic: Present and Past, Essays in Honour of Peter Simons, Special issue of Grazer Philosophische Studien 91 (2015): pp. 59-80.
  • K. Koslicki, "Where grounding and causation part ways: Comments on Jonathan Schaffer," Philosophical Studies (2015), DOI 10.1007/s11098-014-0436-3.
  • K. Koslicki, "The coarse-grainedness of grounding," Oxford Studies in Metaphysics 9 (2015): pp. 306-344.
  • P. Corkum, "Aristotle on predication," European Journal of Philosophy 23 (2015): pp. 793-813.
  • I. Brigandt, "Social values influence the adequacy conditions of scientific theories: Beyond inductive risk," Canadian Journal of Philosophy 45 (2015): pp. 326-356.
  • K. Bimbó, "The decidability of the intensional fragment of classical linear logic," Theoretical Computer Science 597 (2015): pp. 1-17.
  • K. Bimbó, Proof Theory: Sequent Calculi and Related Formalisms, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 2015.
  • B. Berendt, M. Büchler and G. Rockwell, "Is it research or is it spying? Thinking-through ethics in big data AI and other knowledge sciences," Künstliche Intelligenz. [Published online in March, 2015. URL: