Justin Donhauser's paper “Invisible Disagreement: An
Inverted Qualia Argument for Realism” has been accepted by
Phil Studies. His dissertation “A Philosophy of Theoretical
Ecology for Environmental Policy” was defended in 2015 under
the supervision of Ken Shockley and Neil Williams.
The American Journal of Bioethics has accepted Peter
Koch’s article "Analysis from a Fourth Perspective:
Professionalism. " Koch argues that besides legal, moral, and
personal perspectives, decisions made by medical professionals
ought to be analyzed in terms of professionalism. His paper is a
response to an earlier paper by Kathleen Hodgkinson and Daryl
Pullman entitled “The Curious Case of the De-ICD. Negotiating
the Dynamics of Autonomy and Paternalism in Complex Clinical
Relationships. The journal will publish a Pullman and Hodgkinson
response to Koch’s article. So the secondary literature on
Peter Koch is growing. This is the sixth article that Koch has
published in the field of bioethics.
Robert Kelly's paper "Remembering past lives" is one of the
chapters in a volume entitled Advances in Religion, Cognitive
Science, and Experimental Philosophy. Bob's co-authors are
Claire White and Shaun Nichols.
It has been a good week for David Limbaugh. He had a paper
accepted by Ethics, Medicine and Public Health and then won
the Evangelical Philosophical Society's prize for the Best Graduate
Student Paper at their Mid West regional conference.
It seems that every few months the department is announcing a
Brendan Cline publication and each time the paper is published in a
more elite journal. His latest publication is in Philosophical
Studies. Phil Studies is widely recognized as one of the top seven
philosophy journals. Brendan’s paper is entitled
"Against Deliberative Indispensability as an Independent Guide to
What There Is.”
The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce that Rasmus
Larsen has obtained another publication. His article "The Posited
Self: The Non-Theistic Foundation in Kierkegaard’s
Writings” was accepted for publication in the 2015
(August) Kierkegaard Studies Yearbook.
The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce that Brendan
Cline has had another article accepted for publication. Cline's
paper, "Moral Explanations: Thick and Thin", has been accepted by
the Journal of Ethics & Social Philosophy.
The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce that John
Beverly just had his Spring 2015 Qualifying Paper "The Ties that
Undermine" accepted in the journal Bioethics.
That journal is one of the elite journals in medical ethics.
The University at Buffalo Department of Philosophy is pleased to
announce that Matt LaVine has published an article in
Synthese entitled "Prior's Thank-Goodness
Argument Reconsidered." Synthese is a highly ranked,
selective journal, rejecting 90% of its submissions.
The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce that Justin
Donhauser's paper "On How Theoretical Analyses in Ecology Can
Enable Environmental Problem-solving" has been accepted for
publication in the journal "Ethics & the Environment."
The Department of Philosophy is delighted to announce that Neil
Otte won the Kane-Dennett prize for his submission to the Free Will
Conference sponsored by the University of Michigan - Flint campus's
Center for Cognition and Neuroethics.