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  1. Amy Banks (2011). Developing the Capacity to Connect. Zygon 46 (1):168-182.score: 240.0
    Abstract. The American dream of the “self-made man” is as central to the functioning of our capitalist society as Wall Street and as familiar as the Statue of Liberty. According to this dream, the tired masses have a shot at making it on their own if they have the will power, stamina, and intestinal fortitude to survive and compete. What do we do now that we are faced with scientific evidence that this very strategy is driving society into disconnection, despair, (...)
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  2. John D. Stark & John E. Banks (2002). Response From Stark and Banks. Bioscience 52 (3):216.score: 120.0
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  3. Erik C. Banks (2010). Neutral Monism Reconsidered. Philosophical Psychology 23 (2):173-187.score: 30.0
    Neutral monism is a position in metaphysics defended by Mach, James, and Russell in the early twentieth century. It holds that minds and physical objects are essentially two different orderings of the same underlying neutral elements of nature. This paper sets out some of the central concepts, theses and the historical background of ideas that inform this doctrine of elements. The discussion begins with the classic neutral monism of Mach, James, and Russell in the first part of the paper, then (...)
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  4. Erik C. Banks (2005). Kant, Herbart and Riemann. Kant-Studien 96 (2):208-234.score: 30.0
    A look at the dynamical concept of space and space-generating processes to be found in Kant, J.F. Herbart and the mathematician Bernhard Riemann's philosophical writings.
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  5. Erik C. Banks (2001). Ernst Mach and the Episode of the Monocular Depth Sensations. Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences 37 (4):327-348.score: 30.0
    A look at Mach's work on monocular stereoscopy with relation to Mach Bands and the sensation of space.
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  6. Erik C. Banks (2008). The Problem of Extension in Natural Philosophy. Philosophia Naturalis 45 (2):211-235.score: 30.0
    An overview of the problem of constructing extension combinatorially from qualities cum dispositional powers. In the model recommended here, Grassmann's algebra provides the combinatorial structure while Machian elements give the content.
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  7. Erik C. Banks (2003). Ernst Mach's World Elements. Kluwer.score: 30.0
    A consideration of Mach's elements, his philosophy of neutral monism, and philosophy of physics, especially space and time, much of it based on unpublished writings from the Nachlass and other original sources. The historical connection between Mach and logical positivism is shown to be superficial at best, and Mach's elements are shown to be mind independent natural qualities (world-elements) with dynamic force, not limited to human sensations.
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  8. Erik C. Banks (2004). The Philosophical Roots of Ernst Mach's Economy of Thought. Synthese 139 (1):23-53.score: 30.0
    A full appreciation for Ernst Mach's doctrine of the economy of thought must take account of his direct realism about particulars (elements) and his anti-realism about space-time laws as economical constructions. After a review of thought economy, its critics and some contemporary forms, the paper turns to the philosophical roots of Mach's doctrine. Mach claimed that the simplest, most parsimonious theories economized memory and effort by using abstract concepts and laws instead of attending to the details of each individual event (...)
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  9. Erik C. Banks (2002). Ernst Mach's ''New Theory of Matter'' and His Definition of Mass. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B 33 (4):605-635.score: 30.0
  10. William P. Banks (1996). How Much Work Can a Quale Do? Consciousness and Cognition 5 (3):368-80.score: 30.0
  11. Sarah Banks, Richard Hugman, Lynne Healy, Vivienne Bozalek & Joan Orme (2008). Global Ethics for Social Work: Problems and Possibilities—Papers From the Ethics & Social Welfare Symposium, Durban, July 2008. Ethics and Social Welfare 2 (3):276-290.score: 30.0
    This piece comprises short presentations given by contributors to a symposium organized by the journal Ethics & Social Welfare on the theme of global ethics for social work. The contributors offer their reflections on the extent to which universally accepted international statements of ethical principles in social work are possible or useful, engaging with debates about cultural diversity, relativism and the relevance of human rights in non-Western countries.
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  12. Dwayne A. Banks (1996). The Economic Attributes of Medical Care: Implications for Rationing Choices in the United States and United Kingdom. Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 5 (04):546-.score: 30.0
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  13. D. Bobek Donna, M. Hageman Amy & R. Radtke Robin (2010). The Ethical Environment of Tax Professionals: Partner and Non-Partner Perceptions and Experiences. Journal of Business Ethics 92 (4).score: 30.0
    This article examines perceptions of tax partners and non-partner tax practitioners regarding their CPA firms’ ethical environment, as well as experiences with ethical dilemmas. Prior research emphasizes the importance of executive leadership in creating an ethical climate (e.g., Weaver et al., Acad Manage Rev 42(1):41–57, 1999 ; Trevino et al., Hum Relat 56(1):5–37, 2003 ; Schminke et al., Organ Dyn 36(2):171–186, 2007 ). Thus, it is important to consider whether firm partners and other employees have congruent perceptions and experiences. (...)
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  14. Sarah Banks, Derek Clifford, Cynthia Bisman & Michael Preston-Shoot (2007). Editorial. Ethics and Social Welfare 1 (1):1-6.score: 30.0
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  15. JoanneTrautmann Banks (1999). The Story Inside. HEC Forum 11 (1):67-76.score: 30.0
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  16. William P. Banks & Susan Pockett (2007). Benjamin Libet's Work on the Neuroscience of Free Will. In Max Velmans & Susan Schneider (eds.), The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness. Blackwell. 657--670.score: 30.0
  17. P. W. Banks (ed.) (2009). Encyclopedia of Consciousness: A - L. Elsevier.score: 30.0
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  18. Taunya Lovell Banks (1997). African-American Women's Health Und Social Issues. Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 25 (1):62-64.score: 30.0
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  19. Erik C. Banks (2007). Machian Elements and Psychophysical Relations. In Mori S. (ed.), Proceedings of the Int'l Society for Psychophysics. Int'l Soc. for Psychophysics.score: 30.0
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  20. William P. Banks & Ilya B. Farber (2003). Consciousness. In Alice F. Healy & Robert W. Proctor (eds.), Handbook of Psychology: Experimental Psychology. John Wiley & Sons. 3-31.score: 30.0
  21. William P. Banks (2006). Does Consciousness Cause Misbehavior? In Susan Pockett, William P. Banks & Shaun Gallagher (eds.), Does Consciousness Cause Behavior? MIT Press. 235-256.score: 30.0
  22. Sarah Banks (2004). Ethics, Accountability, and the Social Professions. Palgrave Macmillan.score: 30.0
    This book explores the far-reaching ethical implications of recent changes in the organization and practice of the social professions, including social work, community and youth work. Drawing on moral philosophy, professional ethics and new empirical research, the author explores such questions as: * Can any occupation justifiably claim a special set of ethics? * What is the impact of the new 'ethics of distrust' on the autonomy discretion and creativity of practitioners? * How does inter-professional working challenge conceptions of professional (...)
     
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  23. Sarah Banks (2006). Ethics and Values in Social Work. Palgrave Macmillan.score: 30.0
    The third edition of this popular book has been updated to take account of the latest developments in policy and social work practice. It includes new sections on radical/emancipatory and postmodern approaches to ethics, analysis of the latest codes of ethics from over 30 different countries, additional case studies of ethical problems and dilemmas, practical exercises, and annotated further reading lists at the end of each chapter.
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  24. Sarah Banks (2009). Ethics in Professional Life: Virtues for Health and Social Care. Palgrave Macmillan.score: 30.0
    The domain of professional ethics -- Virtue, ethics, and professional life -- Virtues, vices, and situations -- Professional wisdom -- Care -- Respectfulness -- Trustworthiness -- Justice -- Courage -- Integrity.
     
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  25. R. Banks & D. Cappon (1962). Effect of Reduced Sensory Input on Time Perception. Perceptual and Motor Skills 14.score: 30.0
  26. Gale C. [from old catalog] Banks (1961). Introducing the Science of Living, Branch of the Science of Life. [Sacramento, Calif..score: 30.0
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  27. Michael Banks (1992). Malibu: A Hiking Book. Fithian Press.score: 30.0
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  28. Frank Banks (2006). Technology, Design and Society" (Tds) Versus "Science, Technology and Society" (Sts) : Learning Some Lessons. In John R. Dakers (ed.), Defining Technological Literacy: Towards an Epistemological Framework. Palgrave Macmillan.score: 30.0
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  29. R. Heleski Camie, K. McLean Amy & C. Swanson Janice (2010). Practical Methods for Improving the Welfare of Horses, Donkeys, and Other Working Draught Animals in Developing Areas. In Temple Grandin (ed.), Improving Animal Welfare: A Practical Approach. Cab International.score: 30.0
     
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  30. E. Adolph Karen, S. Joh Amy, M. Franchak John, Simone Shaziela Ishak & V. Gill (2009). Flexibility in the Development of Action. In Ezequiel Morsella, John A. Bargh & Peter M. Gollwitzer (eds.), Oxford Handbook of Human Action. Oxford University Press.score: 30.0
     
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  31. Milton O. Pella, Mary E. Hawkins & Sally L. Banks (eds.) (1970). Science Looks at Itself. New York,Scribner.score: 30.0
     
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  32. Erik C. Banks (2013). Extension and Measurement: A Constructivist Program From Leibniz to Grassmann. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 44 (1):20-31.score: 20.0
    Extension is probably the most general natural property. Is it a fundamental property? Leibniz claimed the answer was no, and that the structureless intuition of extension concealed more fundamental properties and relations. This paper follows Leibniz's program through Herbart and Riemann to Grassmann and uses Grassmann's algebra of points to build up levels of extensions algebraically. Finally, the connection between extension and measurement is considered.
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  33. Erik C. Banks (2014). The Realistic Empiricism of Mach, James, and Russell. Cambridge University Press.score: 20.0
    The book revives the neutral monism of Mach, James, and Russell and applies the updated view to the problem of redefining physicalism, explaining the origins of sensation, and the problem of deriving extended physical objects and systems from an ontology of events.
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  34. Erik C. Banks (2013). Williams James' Direct Realism: A Reconstruction. History of Philosophy Quarterly 30 (3):271-291.score: 20.0
    William James' Radical Empiricist essays offer a unique and powerful argument for direct realism about our perceptions of objects. This theory can be completed with some observations by Kant on the intellectual preconditions for a perceptual judgment. Finally James and Kant deliver a powerful blow to the representational theory of perception and knowledge, which applies quite broadly to theories of representation generally.
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  35. Erik C. Banks (2012). Sympathy for the Devil: Reconsidering Ernst Mach's Empiricism. [REVIEW] Metascience 21 (2):321-330.score: 20.0
    A 2012 survey article for Metascience which explains Mach's realistic brand of empiricism, contrasting it with the common phenomenalist reading of Mach by John Blackmore in two recent books.
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  36. Erik C. Banks (2012). Review of Blackmore. [REVIEW] Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences 48 (4):395-397.score: 20.0
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  37. Sarah Banks (2008). Ethics and Social Welfare: The State of Play. Ethics and Social Welfare 2 (1):1-9.score: 20.0
  38. William P. Banks & Kathy Pezdek (1994). The Recovered Memory/False Memory Debate. Consciousness and Cognition 3 (3-4):265-268.score: 20.0
  39. William P. Banks (2002). On Timing Relations Between Brain and World. Consciousness and Cognition 11 (2):141-143.score: 20.0
  40. Melany Banks (2012). Human Engineering: Helpful or Unnecessary? Ethics, Policy and Environment 15 (2):227 - 229.score: 20.0
    Ethics, Policy & Environment, Volume 15, Issue 2, Page 227-229, June 2012.
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  41. Adrian P. Banks (2013). The Influence of Activation Level on Belief Bias in Relational Reasoning. Cognitive Science 37 (3):544-577.score: 20.0
    A novel explanation of belief bias in relational reasoning is presented based on the role of working memory and retrieval in deductive reasoning, and the influence of prior knowledge on this process. It is proposed that belief bias is caused by the believability of a conclusion in working memory which influences its activation level, determining its likelihood of retrieval and therefore its effect on the reasoning process. This theory explores two main influences of belief on the activation levels of these (...)
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  42. William P. Banks (1995). Evidence for Consciousness. Consciousness and Cognition 4 (2):270-272.score: 20.0
  43. William P. Banks (1993). Problems in the Scientific Pursuit of Consciousness. Consciousness and Cognition 2 (4):255-263.score: 20.0
  44. William P. Banks (1996). Korsakoff and Amnesia. Consciousness and Cognition 5 (1-2):22-26.score: 20.0
  45. P. Banks (2010). O Filosofické Interpretaci Logiky Aristotelský Dialog. Studia Neoaristotelica 7 (2):197-210.score: 20.0
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  46. Michael Preston-Shoot, Sarah Banks & Derek Clifford (2007). Jo Campling: An Appreciation. Ethics and Social Welfare 1 (1):7-7.score: 20.0
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  47. Daniel Banks (2010). From Homer to Hip Hop. Classical World 103 (2):238-245.score: 20.0
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  48. William P. Banks (1996). Introduction: Implicit Memory, Part 2. Consciousness and Cognition 5 (1-2):1-.score: 20.0
  49. William P. Banks (1995). Implicit Memory. Consciousness and Cognition 4 (4):369-370.score: 20.0
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