Work package L2: Metaphysical and epistemic possibility - Publications

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Work package L2: Metaphysical and epistemic possibility


Derek Ball

‘Consciousness and Conceptual Mastery’, Mind 122 (486): 497-508.

Hanoch Ben-Yami


‘Higher-Level Plurals versus Articulated Reference, and an Elaboration of Salva Veritate’, Dialectica 67(1), 2013: 81–102.

Could Sherlock Holmes Have Existed?’ Croatian Journal of Philosophy 10(30), 2010: 175–181.

Work in progess: A project of developing of a truth-valuational approach to the
role of truth in logic.

Work in progress: A project that tries to incorporate modality into a system of
logic that Ben-Yami have been developing in recent years, and on which he has
published a book and several papers.

Philipp Blum

Book manuscript: How Things Are, including chapters on essence and metaphysical modality, progress.

‘Universals’ in: A Companion to Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand, eds.
Graham Oppy, Nick Trakakis,Melbourne: Monash ePress, pp. 692–698, 2010.

"Contingent Essence", paper submitted to Mind.

Herman Cappelen

‘Reply to Lasersohn,MacFarlane and Richard ’, w. John Hawthorne, Philosophical Studies, Online First.

Reply to Glanzberg, Soames and Weatherson, , w. John Hawthorne, Analysis
71:143-56, 2011, Book Symposium.

Philosophy Without Intuitions, Oxford University Press, Oxford 2012.

Fabrice Correia
Correia, F., Leech, J. & Molyneaux, M. "Genevan Ruminations on The Metaphysics of Knowledge", Dialectica, 2011, 65 (1), 117—123.

Edited Volume: Metaphysical Grounding: Understanding the Structure of Reality (with Benjamin Schnieder), Cambridge University Press, 2012.

‘Grounding: an opinionated introduction’ (with Benjamin Schnieder), in F. Correia and B. Schnieder (eds.),Metaphysical Grounding: Understanding the Structure of Reality, Cambridge University Press, 2012.

‘On the Reduction of Necessity to Essence’, Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, 2012, LXXXIV (3), 639—53.

‘Metaphysical Grounds and Essence’, forthcoming in M. Hoeltje, B. Schnieder
and A. Steinberg (eds.),Dependence, Basic Philosophical Concepts Series,München, Philosophia.

Dorothy Edgington

‘Estimating Conditional Chances and Evaluating Counterfactuals’, Studia. Logica vol. 101, no. 5, October 2013

Manuel García-Carpintero

‘Vindicating Analyticity’, Disputatio (Portugal) 33-4, 2012: 495-513.

Kathrin Glüer-Pagin and Peter Pagin

‘Reply to Forbes’, paper on modality and the meaning of proper names, Analysis 72:298-303, 2012.

‘General terms and relational modality’, Nous 46:159-99, 2012.

Mike Griffin

Leibniz, God and Necessity, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2013. (This carries the PETAF acknowledgment).a.

Keith Hossack

Forthcoming publications:
"Reply to Comments", paper forthcoming in Dialectica, arguing that apriority and necessity coincide, using as premiss the ’best theory’ account of the laws of nature.

Ferenc Huoranszki

‘Powers, dispositions, and counterfactual conditionals’, forthcoming in Hungarian Philosophical Review. Will also be a book chapter.

Chapters 3-4 of Freedom of the Will. A Conditional Analysis, New York and London: Routledge, 2011

Work in progress:
‘The nature of necessary connections’ (work in progress, to be presented at the first PETAF workshop in Geneva, 8-10 December 2010

Dan López de Sa

Work in progress:

"Contexts and Contexts" in progress.

‘Expressing disagreement: A presuppositional indexical contextualism relativist account’, forthcoming in Erkenntnis, special issue.


‘What does it Take to Enter the Circumstance?’, Philosophical Studies 159 (2012), 147–53.

‘The Many Relativisms: Context, Index, and Beyond’, in Hales (ed.), A Com-panion to Relativism, Blackwell (2011), 102-17

‘Rigid vs Flexible Response-Dependent Properties’, in Hoeltje, Schnieder & Steinberg (eds.), Dependence, Philosophia Verlag 2013

Robert Michels

‘Soames’s argument 1 against strong two-dimensionalism’, Philosophical Studies 161:403-420, 2012.

Stephen Read

Work on introduction to and translation of John Buridan’s Treatise on Consequences, in particular, on Book IV in which he presents his own distinctive theory of theModal Syllogism.

‘John Buridan’s Theory of Consequence and his Octagons of Opposition’, in
Around and Beyond the Square ofOpposition, edited by J.-Y.Beziau andD. Jacquette, Birkhäuser, Basel, 2012, pp. 93-110.(DOI: 10.1007/978-3-0348-0379-3), 2012.

‘Necessary Truth and Proof’, reprinted in The Realism-AntirealismDebate in the Age of Alternative Logics, ed. Shahid Rahman, Giuseppe Primiero and Mathieu Marion, Springer 2012, pp. 251-67. DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-1923-1-13.

Ian Rumfitt

‘On a neglected path to intuitionism’. Topoi (2011): pagination not yet known.

‘Sense and evidence’, The Monist 96 (2013): 177-204.

‘Old Adams buried’, Analytic Philosophy 54 (2013): 157-188

Isidora Stovjanovic

Context, Meaning and Logical Truth, in A. Gupta and J. F. K. van Benthem (Eds.), Logic and Philosophy Today, JICPR vol. XXVII num. 2, 2010; pp. 13-26.
Today, ed. by A. Gupta and J. F. K. van Benthem, special issue of JICPR vol. II, to appear in Jan. 2011; pp. 13-26.

Context-Dependence, Perspective and Relativity, edited with F. Recanati et N.Villanueva, Berlin : Mouton-De Gruyter, 2010.

Forthcoming publications:

"Context,Meaning and Logical Truth", paper about to appear in Logic and Philosophy 'Situation Semantics’, in Newen, Albert and Raphael van Riel (Eds.): Identity, Language and Mind: An Introduction to the Philosophy of John Perry. Stanford: CSLI Publications and Paderborn: Mentis Verlag. 2012: 67-86.

‘Talking about the Future: Unsettled Truth and Assertion’, in De Brabanter, Ph.,
Kissine,M. and Sharifzadeh, S. (Eds.), Future Times, Future Tenses. Oxford: OUP. (forthcoming, 2013).