Publications

2012

Book Chapters

Dr. DE CLERCQ, Rafael

  • DE CLERCQ RAFAEL, “Architecture”, Continuum Companion to Aesthetics, A.C. Ribeiro (ed.), pp. 201-214, Continuum, Spring 2012, 14 Pages, Refereed, Invited contribution.

Professor LIVINGSTON, Paisley

  • Paisley Livingston, “Itérabilité et ontologie de l’art”, La pensée esthétique de Gérard Genette, Joseph Delaplace, Pierre-Henry Frangne et Gilles Mouëllic (eds.), Rennes: Presses Universitaires de Rennes, pp. 87-97.

  • Paisley Livingston, “Beyond Literary Knowledge”, Why Literary Studies? Raisons D’être of a Discipline, Stein Haugom Olsen and Anders Pettersson (eds.), Oslo: Novus, 2011, pp. 94-109.

  • Paisley Livingston, “New Directions in Aesthetics”, In The Continuum Companion to Aesthetics, Anna Christina Ribeiro (ed.), London: Continuum, March 2012, pp. 255-270.

  • Paisley Livingston, “Spectatorship and Risk”, Film and Risk, Mette Hjort (ed.), Detroit: Wayne State University Press, March 2012, pp. 73-96.

Dr. ZHANG Jiji

  • Bicchieri, C. and Zhang, J., “An Embarrassment of Riches: Modeling Social Preferences in Ultimatum Games”, in U. Maki (ed.) Handbook of the Philosophy of Science: Philosophy of Economics, Elsevier, 2012.

Journal Articles

Dr. MATTHIAS, Andreas

  • MATTHIAS Andreas, “Algorithmic moral control of war robots: Philosophical questions.”, Law, Innovation, and Technology, Hart Publishing, Vol. 3, Issue 2, December 2011, pp. 279-301, Refereed.

Mr. RICE, James

  • Rice, James A. “Hong Kong’s Policies Relating to Asylums-Seekers: Torture and the Principle of Refoulement”, UCLA Pacific Basin Law Journal, Vol. 28, No. 2, Spring 2012, pp. 1-26.

Dr. ROWBOTTOM, Darrell

  • Rowbottom, D. P., “The Role of Hypotheses in Biomechanical Research” (with Neill Alexander), Science in Context, Vol. 25, Issue 2, pp. 247–262, June 2012, Refereed.

  • Rowbottom, D. P., “The Instrumentalist’s New Clothes”, Philosophy of Science, Vol. 78, Issue 5, pp. 1200-1211, December 2011, Refereed.

  • Rowbottom, D. P. , “What’s at the Bottom of Scientific Realism?”, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, Vol. 42, Issue 2, pp. 625-628, December 2011, (Essay Review of H. Sankey, Scientific Realism and the Rationality of Science), Refereed.

Professor SESARDIC, Neven

  • SESARDIC Neven, “Review of Evelyn Fox Keller’s book “The Mirage of a Space Between Nature and Nurture””, International Studies in Philosophy of Science, Vol. 25, Issue 4, pp. 417-420, Routledge, Winter 2011, Refereed, Invited.

Dr. WONG Wai-ying

  • WONG N.Y. (33.3%), WONG W.Y. (33.3%), WONG W.Y.E. (33.3%), “What Do the Chinese Value in (Mathematics) Education?”, ZDM The International Journal on Mathematics Education, Vol. 44, Issue 1, pp. 9-19, Springer, May 2012, 13 Pages, Refereed.

  • WONG, Wai-ying, “Ren, Empathy and the Agent-Relative Approach in Confucian Ethics”, Asian Philosophy, 22:2, pp.133-141, Refereed.

Dr. ZHANG Jiji

  • Zhang, J., “A Lewisian Logic of Causal Counterfactuals”, Minds and Machines, Springer Netherlands, 18 November 2011, pp. 1-17, Refereed.

Dr. ZHONG Lei

  • Lei Zhong, “Counterfactuals, Regularity and the Autonomy Approach”, Analysis, Vol. 72, Issue 1, pp. 75-85, Oxford University Press, January 2012, Refereed.

  • Lei Zhong, “Can Counterfactuals Solve the Exclusion Problem?”, Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, Vol. 83, Issue 1, pp. 129-147, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, July 2011, Refereed.

Book reviews

Professor LIVINGSTON, Paisley

  • Paisley Livingston, review of Creativity and Art: Three Roads to Surprise, by Margaret Boden. In The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, Volume 69, Issue 4, 2011, pp. 423-425.

  • Paisley Livingston, review of Seeing Fictions in Film: The Epistemology of Movies, by George M. Wilson. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. In Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, February 2012. http://ndpr.nd.edu/news/29409-seeing-fictions-in-film-the-epistemology-of-movies/

Dr. ROWBOTTOM, Darrell

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Objective Bayesianism Defended?’, review of In Defence of Objective Bayesianism, Jon Williamson. Metascience, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 193–196, March 2012.

Dr. TROGDON, Kelly

  • Kelly Trogdon, “Geraldine Coggins, Could There Have Been Nothing? Against Metaphysical Nihilism, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, August 2011; Invited.

Papers Presented

Dr. BAKER, Derek

  • Derek Baker, “How to Reconcile Devitt’s Obviously Correct Position on the Psychology of Know How with the Semantics of Williamson and Stanley”, Workshop on the Work of Michael Devitt, Department of Philosophy, Lingnan University, 1 May 2012.

  • Derek Baker, “Why You Should Lack Parfit’s Concept of a Reason (or A Defense of Analytic Subjectivism)”, University of Miami, 4 October 2011.

  • Derek Baker, “Omniscient Agents Might be Conceptually Incoherent”, Department of Philosophy, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 14 May 2012.

Dr. DE CLERCQ, Rafael

  • DE CLERCQ Rafael, “The Metaphysics of Art Restoration”, Art and Metaphysics Conference, Department of Philosophy, Lingnan University, 18 May 2012, Invited.

Professor LIVINGSTON, Paisley

  • Livingston Paisley, an inaugural chair professor lecture entitled “On Appreciation of Art”, Office of Communications and Public Affairs, Lingnan University, 18 October 2011.

  • Paisley Livingston, “What is an author?”, Department of Philosophy, National University of Singapore, 29 March 2012.

  • Paisley Livingston, and Kelly Trogdon, “The Faceless Statue”, Art and Metaphysics Conference, Department of Philosophy, Lingnan University, 16 May 2012.

Dr. NADO, Jennifer

  • Jennifer Nado, “Semantic Stability and the Autonomy of Philosophy”, University of Hong Kong, 17 November 2011.

  • Jennifer Nado, “Semantic Stability and the Autonomy of Philosophy”, University of Utah, 13 February 2012.

  • Jennifer Nado, “On Devitt on Methodology”, Workshop on the Work of Michael Devitt, Department of Philosophy, Lingnan University, 1 May 2012.

Mr. RICE, James

  • Rice, James, “A Critique of the Appellate Decision in Vallejos v Registrar of Persons Tribunal: The abdication from the Rule of Law in Hong Kong” Seminar title: “Social Exclusion and Non-Permanent Residents in Hong Kong: The Legal, Political and Social Implications of the 2011 Right of Abode Case”, the Department of Cultural Studies and the Department of Philosophy, Lingnan University, 12 April, 2012.

Dr. ROWBOTTOM, Darrell

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Criticism and Dogmatism in Science: Striking the Balance’, Research Seminar, Hong Kong University, 9 September 2011.

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Intuitions in Science: Thought Experiments as Argument Pumps’, 39th Annual Philosophy of Science Conference, Inter-University Centre, Dubrovnik, 16-20 April 2012.

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Unconceived Alternatives Are A Problem for Scientific Realism’, Workshop on the Philosophy of Michael Devitt, Hong Kong University, 3 May 2012.

Professor SESARDIC, Neven

  • SESARDIC Neven, “Racism: A Conceptual Exploration”, LOGOS-Grup de Recerca en Lògica, Llenguatge i Cognició, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, 14 June 2012, Invited.

  • SESARDIC Neven, “Racism: A Conceptual Exploration”, Colloquium, Departmento. de Lógica, Historia y Filosofía de la ciencia, UNED. Humanidades, Madrid, Spain, 18 June 2012, Invited.

Dr. TROGDON, Kelly

  • Kelly Trogdon, “Grounding Content,” (i) The Society for Philosophy and Psychology, poster presentation (6/21/2012; refereed); Turing 2012: International Conference on Philosophy, Artificial Intelligence, and Cognitive Science, Manila, Philippines (3/27/2012; refereed); (iii) Mind and Consciousness Conference, University of Western Australia (2/17/2012; invited); and (iv) Australian National University, Canberra (10/20/2011; invited).

  • Kelly Trogdon, “Grounding: Necessary or Contingent?” (i) PERSP Metaphysics Seminar, University of Barcelona, Barcelona (4/27/2012; invited); (ii) American Philosophical Association, Eastern Division, Washington DC (12/29/2011; refereed); and (iii) 2011 Metaphysics Graduate School, Workshop on Grounding and Determination, University of Geneva (3/4/2011; invited).

  • Kelly Trogdon, “Metasemantics and the Causal-Historical View”, Workshop on the Work of Michael Devitt, Department of Philosophy, Lingnan University, 1 May 2012.

  • Kelly Trogdon and Paisley Livingston, “The Faceless Statue”, Art and Metaphysics Conference, Department of Philosophy, Lingnan University, 16 May 2012.

Dr. WONG Wai-ying

  • Wong Wai-ying, “牟宗三的儒家天道論—從整合哲學的觀點理解”, The Ninth International Conference on Contemporary Neo-Confucianism, The Chinese University of Hong Kong and The National Central University, Taiwan, Hong Kong, 7 December 2011, Invited.

Dr. ZHENG Yujian

  • Zheng, Y.J., “A Tripartite Structure of Normativity”, the 4th Metaethics Workshop, Buenos Aires, Center for Advanced Studies in Philosophy and Phenomenology, Argentina, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 8-12 August 2011, Refereed.

  • Zheng, Y.J., “Teleo-semantic Function & Beyond: The Frog Case Revisited,” Workshop on the Work of Michael Devitt, Department of Philosophy, Lingnan University, 1 May 2012.

  • Zheng, Y.J., “Evolution-bound Normativity and External Reasons,” Sofia International Conference in Ontology (SICO 2012), 21-24 June 2012, Sofia, Bulgaria.

Dr. ZHONG Lei

  • Lei Zhong, “The Reductionist’s Troubles with Moral Explanation”, International Conference on the Foundations of Morality, John Templeton Foundation and Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, October 2011, Refereed.

Conference Proceedings

Dr. ROWBOTTOM, Darrell

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Information Versus Knowledge in Confirmation Theory’, Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop on the Philosophy of Information, The Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts, 2011.

Dr. ZHENG Yujian

  • Zheng, Y.J., “Perceptual Objectivity and Evolutionary Normativity”, Proceedings of the Conference on Burge’s Philosophy (Contemporary Philosophers Serial 2011), Graduate Institute of Philosophy, National Tsing-Hua University, Xin Zhu, Taiwan, pp. 1-21, Graduate Institute of Philosophy, National Tsing-Hua University, September 2011, Invited.

Literary and Creative Work

Dr. ZHENG Yujian

  • Zheng, Y.J., 歐洲的覺醒 (第二版) The Awakening of Europe (2nd Edition), 商務印書館 The Commercial Press, September 2011, Translation.

Accepted/ forthcoming

Scholarly Books Edited

Professor LIVINGSTON, Paisley

Scholarly Editing: Journal item

  • Paisley Livingston, A Symposium on George Wilson’s book, Seeing Fictions in Film (Oxford UP 2011) to appear in the peer-reviewed journal, Projections. The Symposium includes: Introduction by Paisley Livingston, commentaries on the book by Livingston, Douglas Pye, and Robert Stecker, a reply to these commentaries by George Wilson. Edited by Paisley Livingston.

Dr. ROWBOTTOM, Darrell

  • Rowbottom, D. P., Intuitions (co-edited with Tony Booth), Oxford: Oxford University Press, Refereed. (Complete Manuscript Submitted for Review in March 2012).

Book Chapters

Dr. DE CLERCQ, Rafael

  • DE CLERCQ RAFAEL, “Beauty”, Routledge Companion to Aesthetics (3rd edition), Berys Gaut & Dominic McIver Lopes (ed.), Routledge, 10 Pages, Refereed.

Professor LIVINGSTON, Paisley

  • Paisley Livingston, “Authorship”, Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Literature, Noel Carroll and John Gibson (eds.), Refereed.

  • Paisley Livingston, “Narrative”, Routledge Companion to Aesthetics, Dominic Lopes, Berys Gaut (eds.), Refereed.

  • Paisley Livingston, “History of the Ontology of Art”, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Edward N. Zalta (ed.), Refereed.

Dr. NADO, Jennifer

  • Jennifer Nado, “The Role of Intuition”, Advances in Experimental Philosophy of Mind, Justin Sytsma (ed.), Continuum Press, Invited.

Dr. ROWBOTTOM, Darrell

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Underdetermination Untouched’, in A. Fairweather (ed.), Virtue Scientia: Bridges between Virtue Epistemology and Philosophy of Science, Refereed.

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Intuitions in Science: Thought Experiments as Argument Pumps’, in A. R. Booth and D. P. Rowbottom (eds.), Intuitions, Oxford: Oxford University Press, Refereed.

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Karl Popper’, in D. Pritchard (ed.), Oxford Bibliographies Online, Refereed.

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Probability Theory’, in S.O. Hansson and V.F. Hendricks (eds.), Handbook for Formal Philosophy,, (Dordrecht: Springer), Refereed. (In Press)

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Chance’, in R. Segal and K. von Stuckrad (eds), Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, Leiden: Brill. (In Press)

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Critical Rationalism’, in B. Kaldis (ed.), Encyclopedia of Philosophy and the Social Sciences, Sage, (In Press)

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Falsifiability’, in B. Kaldis (ed.), Encyclopedia of Philosophy and the Social Sciences, Sage, (In Press)

Dr. TROGDON, Kelly

  • Kelly Trogdon, “An Introduction to Grounding, in M. Hoeltje, B. Schnieder, and A. Steinberg (eds.), Dependence, Basic Philosophical Concepts, Invited.

Journal Articles

Dr. BAKER, Derek

  • Derek Baker, “Knowing Yourself, and Giving up on Your Own Agency in the Process”, Australasian Journal of Philosophy, Taylor and Francis, 16 Pages, Refereed. (Paper is available online. Print publication will come later.)

Dr. DE CLERCQ, Rafael

  • DE CLERCQ Rafael, “Locke’s Principle is an Applicable Criterion of Identity’, Noûs, Blackwell, Refereed.

Dr. ROWBOTTOM, Darrell

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Group Level Interpretations of Probability: New Directions’, Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, (In Press), Refereed.

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Information Versus Knowledge in Confirmation Theory’, Logique et Analyse, (conditionally accepted), Refereed.

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Identification in Games: Changing Places’, Erkenntnis, published online), Refereed. (In Press)

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Empirical Evidence Claims Are A Priori’, Synthese, published online), Refereed. (In Press)

  • Rowbottom, D. P., ‘Popper’s Measure of Corroboration and P(h|b)’, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, Refereed. (In Press)

Dr. ZHANG Jiji

  • Zhang J., “A Comparison of three Occam’s Razors for Markovian Causal Models”. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 2012, Refereed.

Dr. ZHONG Lei

  • Lei Zhong, “Internalism, Emotionism, and the Psychopathy Challenge”, Philosophy, Psychiatry & Psychology, The Johns Hopkins University Press, 18 Pages, Refereed.

Book Review

Dr. ROWBOTTOM, Darrell

  • Rowbottom, D. P., The Tyranny of Science, Paul K. Feyerabend. Science and Education.

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