Associate Professor of Philosophy
Central Michigan University
Department of Philosophy & Religion
Campus Address: Anspach 305A
Telephone: (989) 774-3570
B. Litt., Oxford University, 1970
Moral Problems, Business Ethics, Philosophy of Mind, Foundations of Cognitive Science
Philosophy of Mind, Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Music, Personal Identity
A new edition of Hume’s Treatise of Human Nature, co-edited with R. Stecker and J. Wright (London, 2003)
John Locke: An Essay Concerning Human Understanding in Focus, co-edited with J. Wright and R. Stecker (Routledge, 2000)
“Empty Names and Pragmatic Implications,“ (with Fred Adams)
Canadian Journal of Philosophy Vol. 37, No. 3 (Fall 2007): 449-462.
“Bonjour's A Priori Justification of Induction,“ (with John Meixner) Contributions of the Austrian Wittgenstein Society (2003).
Reflections (Longman, 2002).
“Understanding Persons by Mental Simulation,”
Appraisal (England, 2002).
“The Semantics of Fictional Names,” (with R. Adams and B. Stecker) Pacific Philosophical Quarterly (1997).
“Simulation and Psychological Concepts,” Davies and Stone, eds.,Mental Simulation (Blackwell, 1995).
“Survival and Teleportation,”
Becoming Persons (England, 1995).
“The Semantics of Thought,” (with Adams and Stecker) Pacific Philosophical Quarterly (1992).
“A Critique of Dennett,” (with Yu)
“Reductionism and Empathy,”
Southern Journal of Philosophy (1978).
Honors Teacher of the Year, 2005 (with Peter Koper)