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Ingvar Johansson
Free Will and Evolution

Manfred Frank
Präreflexives Selbstbewusstsein -
vier Vorlesungen

Jürgen Stolzenberg
The I that gives much food for thought.
Dieter Henrich’s Afterthoughts on
“Fichte’s Original Insight”

Roberto Horácio de Sá Pereira
Metaphysical Self-identity without Epistemic Self-identification – A Cognitivist Solution to the Puzzle of Self-consciousness

Roberto Horácio de Sá Pereira
Das irreduzible Selbstbewusstsein alltäglicher Erfahrung

Jürgen Stolzenberg
“But how is self-consciousness possible?” Hölderlin’s criticism of Fichte in“Judgment and Being”

Dieter Henrich
Stationen einer Freundschaft

Rebecca Gutwald and Niina Zuber
The Meaning(s) of Structural Rationality

Wenyan Zhang
Formal Semantics of English Sentences with
Tense and Aspect

Feng Li
Analyses on Arbitrariness of Chinese
Characters from the Perspective
of Morpholog

Åsa Burman
Extending the scope of Searle’s theory of
social reality
- How to account for opaque
social phenomena like power structures

Nicla Vassallo and M. Cristina Amoretti
Underdetermination and Theory-Ladenness Against Impartiality. A Defence of Value- Free Science and Value-Laden Technology

Frank Hofmann
Was ist Analytische Philosophie?

Manfred Frank
Welche Gründe gibt es, Selbstbewusstsein für irreflexiv zu halten?

Robert Cummins
Précis of “The World in the Head”

Alan Millar
The Epistemological Significance of

Jody Azzouni
Can Science Change our Notion of Existence?

Sven Bernecker
Memory Knowledge

Mitchell Green
How to Express Yourself: Refinements and Elaborations on the Central Ideas of Self-Expression

Paul Weirich
Noncomprehensive and Conditional Rationality

Kent Bach
Context ex Machina

Carlo Penco
Rational Procedures
. A Neo Fregean Perspective on Thought and Judgment

Carlo Penco
Idiolect and Context

Simon J. Evnine
Constitution and Composition: Three Approaches to their Relation

Michael Devitt
Deference and the Use Theory







On Contemporary Philosophy – Articles, Lectures

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Anita Pacholik-Żuromska
On Confusing Propositional Attitudes

Ron Wilburn
Implicature, Appropriateness and Warranted Assertability

Maria Baghramian
Davidson and Indeterminacy of Meaning

Sofia Miguens
What do we mean by “phenomenology”?
Three perspectives on appearance-reality discriminability in conscious experience

I. M. R. Pinheiro

Ana Falcato
Form is an Expression of Content:
John Coetzee Against Substitution Ethical Thought

J. Gregory Keller
Agency Implies Weakness of Will

Georg Peter
Interferenz und Interpretation: Zum Verhältnis von Schemainterpretationismus und Ästhetik

Julian Nida-Rümelin
Structural Intentions

Julian Nida-Rümelin und David Linden
Die Freiheit des Geistes

Ernie Lepore and Kirk Ludwig

Adam Sennet
Hidden Indexicals and Pronouns

Nikola Kompa
Review: Stephen Schiffer, The Things We Mean
, Oxford University Press 2003

Erwin Rogler u. Gerhard Preyer Anomalous Monism and Mental Causality. On the Debate of Donald Davidson's Philosophy of the Mental. Humanities Online 2004

Wilhelm K. Essler: Unser die Welt. Sprachphilosophische Grundlegungen der Erkenntnistheorie.Ausgewählte Artikel, herausgegeben von Gerhard Preyer. Verlag Humanities Online 2002.

Wilhelm K. Essler, Vortrag, Sokrates und Buddha

Intention – Bedeutung – Kommunikation. Kognitive und handlungstheoretische Grundlagen der  Sprachtheorie. Gerhard Preyer, Maria Ulkan, Alexander Ulfig (Hrsg.). Westdeutscher Verlag 1997, Humanities Online 2001.

Erwin Rogler
Gerhard Roths konstruktivistische Erkenntnistheorie und das Gehirnparadox

Erwin Rogler
On David Lewis’ Philosophy of Mind
Humanities Online

Erwin Rogler: Descartes Rache. Vortrag (2002)

Georg Peter
Übergänge wissenschaftlichen Denkens
– Zehn Jahre ProtoSociology. Eine Übersicht (Vortrag (2002) PDF

William G. Lycan
Representational Theories of Consciousness
(Revision 2006)

William G. Lycan
Perspectical Representation and the Knowledge Argument.