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COMING SOON: Practices and Principles: On the Methodological Turn in Political Theory by Prof. Eva Erman

… New Philosophy Compass article coming soon: Practices and Principles: On the Methodological Turn in Political Theory by Prof. Eva Erman … Provisional Abstract: The question of what role social and political practices should play in the justification of normative principles has received renewed attention in post-millennium political philosophy. Several current debates express dissatisfaction with … Continue reading

COMING SOON: Temporal Experience, Temporal Passage and the Cognitive Sciences by Dr. Kristie Miller

… New Philosophy Compass article coming soon: Temporal Experience, Temporal Passage and the Cognitive Sciences by Dr. Kristie Miller … Provisional Abstract: Cognitive science has recently made some startling discoveries about temporal experience, and these discoveries have been drafted into philosophical service. We survey recent appeals to cognitive science in the philosophical debate over whether … Continue reading

COMING SOON: Modern Confucianism and Chinese Theories of Modernization by Prof. Jana Rošker

… New Philosophy Compass article coming soon: Modern Confucianism and Chinese Theories of Modernization by Prof. Jana Rošker … Provisional Abstract: The Confucian revival which manifests itself in the Modern Confucian current belongs to the most influential and important streams of thought in contemporary Chinese philosophy and represents a crucial part of the new prevailing … Continue reading

COMING SOON: “Margaret Cavendish on Perception,Self-Knowledge, and Probable Opinion” by Prof. Deborah Boyle

… New Philosophy Compass article coming soon: “Margaret Cavendish on Perception,Self-Knowledge, and Probable Opinion” by Prof. Deborah Boyle … Provisional Abstract: Scholarly interest in Margaret Cavendish’s philosophical views has steadily increased over the past decade, but her epistemology has received little attention, and no consensus has emerged; Cavendish has been characterized as a skeptic, as … Continue reading

COMING SOON: Divine Ineffability by Dr. Guy Bennett-Hunter

… New Philosophy Compass article coming soon: Divine Ineffability by Dr. Guy Bennett-Hunter … Provisional Abstract: Though largely neglected by philosophers, the concept of ineffability is integral to the Christian mystical tradition and has been part of almost every philosophical discussion of religious experience since the early twentieth century. After a brief introduction, this article … Continue reading

COMING SOON: Conscientious Objection by Health Care Professionals by Dr. Gry Wester

… New Philosophy Compass article coming soon: Conscientious Objection by Health Care Professionals by Dr. Gry Wester … Provisional Abstract: Certain health care services and goods, although legal and often generally accepted in a society, are by some considered morally problematic. Debates on conscientious objection in health care try to resolve whether and when physicians, … Continue reading

COMING SOON: “Contrastivism About Reasons and Ought” by Prof. Justin Snedegar

… New Philosophy Compass article coming soon: “Contrastivism About Reasons and Ought” by Prof. Justin Snedegar … Provisional Abstract: Contrastivism about some concept says that the concept is relativized to sets of alternatives. Relative to some alternatives, the concept may apply, but relative to others, it may not. This article explores contrastivism about the central … Continue reading