Selected publications


When Reason Goes on Holiday: Philosophers in Politics, New York: Encounter Books, 2016.

Iz desne perspektive, Zagreb: Večernji list, 2012.

Making Sense of Heritability, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Iz analitičke perspektive, Zagreb: Sociološko društvo Hrvatske, 1991.

Marxian Utopia, London: CRCE, 1985.

Fizikalizam, Belgrade: IIC, 1984


Crossing the 'Explanatory Divide': A Bridge to Nowhere?, International Journal of Epidemiology (2015)

Women in Philosophy: Problems with the Discrimination Hypothesis, co-authored with Rafael De Clercq, Academic Questions (2014)

Confusions about Race: A New Installment, Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences 44 (2013), 287-293.

Where in the World is Carmen de Macedo?, Inside Higher Education (January 31, 2011).

An Explosion Without a Bang, International Journal of Epidemiology 40 (2011), 592-596.

Nature, Nurture, and Politics, Biology and Philosophy (2010), 433-436.

Race: A Social Destruction of a Biological Concept, Biology and Philosophy 25 (2010), 143-162.

Guilt by Statistical Association: Revisiting the Prosecutor's Fallacy and the Interrogator's Fallacy (under pseudonym), Journal of Philosophy 105 (2008), 320-332.

Gattaca, in P. Livingston & C. Plantinga (eds.), The Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Cinema, London: Routledge, 2008.

Sudden Infant Death or Murder? A Royal Confusion about Probabilities, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 58 (2007), 299-329.

Homosexual Marriage: The Victory of Political Correctness and Bad Arguments (in Croatian), Prolegomena 6 (2007), 5-28.

From Genes to Incest Taboos: The Crucial Step, in W. H. Durham & A. P. Wolf (eds.), Incest, Inbreeding, and the  Incest Taboo: The State of Knowledge at the Turn of the Century, Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2004, 109-120.

Heritability and Indirect Causation, Philosophy of Science 70 (2003), 1002-1014.

Evolution of Human Jealousy: A Just-So Story or a Just-So Criticism?, Philosophy of the Social Sciences, 33 (2003), 427-443.

Philosophy of Science that Ignores Science: Race, IQ and Heritability, Philosophy of Science 67 (2000), pp.580-602.

Altruism, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 50 (1999), pp.457-466.

From Biological Inhibitions to Cultural Prohibitions: How Not to Refute Edward Westermarck, Biology and Philosophy 13, (1998), pp.413-426.

Reductionism and Supervenience, in P. Weingart et al. (eds.), Human by Nature: Between Biology and Social Sciences. Mahwah, N. J.: Erlbaum, 1997.

Recent Work on Human Altruism and Evolution, Ethics 106 (1995), pp.328-357. (reprinted in N. Levy (ed.), Evolutionary Ethics, vol.III, Ashgate, 2010.)

Heritability and Causality, Philosophy of Science 60 (1993), pp.396-418.

“Egalitarianism and Natural Lottery”, Public Affairs Quarterly 7 (1993), pp.47-59.

“Clock Paradox Lost in Space”, Philosophia Naturalis 30 (1993), pp.72-83.


Book review of D. J. Bartholomew, Measuring Intelligence: Facts and Fallacies, Intelligence 33 (2005), pp.325-327.

Book review of N. Zack, Philosophy of Science and Race, Philosophy of Science 70 (2003), pp. 447-449.

Book review of P. Danielson (ed.), Modeling Rationality, Morality and Evolution, Ethics 113 (2003), pp.402-405.

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