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    Angus Dawson & Kathryn MacKay (2015). Alcohol, Liberty, and Societal Change: What Should We Do About Our Drinking Problem? American Journal of Bioethics 15 (3):12-14.
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  2. Anthony Goodman & Angus MacKay (eds.) (1990). The Impact of Humanism on Western Europe. Longman.
  3. John MacKay (2007). Chapter Two On Community, Institutions and Politics in the Life and Work of Robert Erickson John MacKay. In John Wall (ed.), Music, Metamorphosis and Capitalism: Self, Poetics and Politics. Cambridge Scholars Publishing 18.
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    James Given (1992). Robert Bartlett and Angus MacKay, Eds., Medieval Frontier Societies. Oxford: Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press, 1989. Pp. Xiii, 388; 12 Maps, 1 Table. $68. [REVIEW] Speculum 67 (1):104-106.
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  5. Ian Angus & Lenore Langsdorf (eds.) (1993). The Critical Turn Rhetoric and Philosophy in Postmodern Discourse. Southern Illinois University Press.
    Concerned with criticizing representational theories of knowledge by developing alternative concepts of knowing and communicating, Ian Angus and Lenore Langsdorf bring together eight essays that are united by a common theme: the convergence of philosophy and rhetoric. In the first chapter, Angus and Langsdorf illustrate the centrality of critical reasoning to the nature of questioning itself, arguing that human inquiry has entered a "new situation" where "the convictions and orientations that have traditionally marked the separation of rhetoric and (...)
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    D. Mackay (1992). Problems with Popper: The Initial Goal is to Develop Viable Theories, Not Disconfirm Them. Consciousness and Cognition 1 (3):231-240.
    The Popperian epistemology underlying Levelt's commentary and other aspects of contemporary psychology has limited application and, in particular, does not apply to the creation or development of theory, the main goal of MacKay . This is relevant to Levelt's questions, “What has changed?” and “What is the harvest?”: From a non-Popperian perspective, both changes and harvest are greater than Levelt's commentary would suggest and carry implications for the field at large.
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  7. Ian Angus & Lenore Langsdorf (eds.) (1992). The Critical Turn: Rhetoric & Philosophy in Postmodern Discourse. Southern Illinois University Press.
    Concerned with criticizing representational theories of knowledge by developing alternative concepts of knowing and communicating, Ian Angus and Lenore Langsdorf bring together eight essays that are united by a common theme: the convergence of philosophy and rhetoric. In the first chapter, Angus and Langsdorf illustrate the centrality of critical reasoning to the nature of questioning itself, arguing that human inquiry has entered a "new situation" where "the convictions and orientations that have traditionally marked the separation of rhetoric and (...)
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  8. D. S. Mackay (1928). On the Order of Plato's Writings. Journal of Philosophy 25 (1):5-18.
  9. R. D. Mackay (1988). Terminating Life-Sustaining Treatment--Recent US Developments. Journal of Medical Ethics 14 (3):135-139.
    This paper reviews some recent litigation in the United States which addresses the difficult question of withdrawing food and hydration from both competent and incompetent patients. Whilst the decisions in question have manifested a trend towards favouring patient autonomy, they also indicate an underlying tension between doctors, health care facilities and their dying patients which is not yet close to resolution. The author suggests that the courts in the United States are likely to remain, for the foreseeable future, the final (...)
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    Ian Angus, Lenore Langsdorf, S. Atran, Robert M. Baird, Stuart E. Rosembaum, C. Bonelli Munegato, Scott M. Christensen, Dale R. Turner, Bohdan Dziemidok & Peter Engelmann (1993). Appearance in This List Does Not Preclude a Future Review of the Book. Where They Are Known Prices Are Either Given in $ US or in£ UK. Alcoff, Linda and Potter, Elizabeth (Eds.), Feminist Epistemologies, London, UK, Rout-Ledge, 1993, Pp. 312,£ 35.00,£ 12.99. [REVIEW] Mind 102:406.
  11. Douglas MacKay (2013). Standard of Care, Institutional Obligations, and Distributive Justice. Bioethics 28 (2):352-359.
    The problem of standard of care in clinical research concerns the level of treatment that investigators must provide to subjects in clinical trials. Commentators often formulate answers to this problem by appealing to two distinct types of obligations: professional obligations and natural duties. In this article, I investigate whether investigators also possess institutional obligations that are directly relevant to the problem of standard of care, that is, those obligations a person has because she occupies a particular institutional role. I examine (...)
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  12. Donald M. Mackay (1972). Information, Mechanism and Meaning. Synthese 24 (3):472-474.
     
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    Douglas Mackay (2016). Incentive Inequalities and Freedom of Occupational Choice. Economics and Philosophy 32 (1):21-49.
    In Rescuing Justice and Equality, G.A. Cohen argues that the incentive inequalities permitted by John Rawls's difference principle are unjust since people cannot justify them to their fellow citizens. I argue that citizens of a Rawlsian society can justify their acceptance of a wide range of incentive inequalities to their fellow citizens. They can do so because they possess the right to freedom of occupational choice, and are permitted – as a matter of justice – to exercise this right by (...)
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    Donald M. MacKay (1966). Cerebral Organization and the Conscious Control of Action. In John C. Eccles (ed.), Brain and Conscious Experience. Springer 422--445.
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    D. M. MacKay (1953). Mind-Like Behaviour in Artefacts. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 3 (12):352-353.
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  16. Donald M. Mackay (1962). The Use of Behavioural Language to Refer to Mechanical Processes. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 13 (August):89-103.
  17. Douglas MacKay (2013). Standard of Care, Institutional Obligations, and Distributive Justice. Bioethics 28 (2):352-359.
    The problem of standard of care in clinical research concerns the level of treatment that investigators must provide to subjects in clinical trials. Commentators often formulate answers to this problem by appealing to two distinct types of obligations: professional obligations and natural duties. In this article, I investigate whether investigators also possess institutional obligations that are directly relevant to the problem of standard of care, that is, those obligations a person has because she occupies a particular institutional role. I examine (...)
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    Diane Mackay (1984). On Medibank. Thesis Eleven 8 (1):116-118.
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    Donald M. MacKay (1985). Do We “Control” Our Brains? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 8 (4):546-546.
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  20. D. S. Mackay (1945). The Illusion of Memory. Philosophical Review 54 (July):297-320.
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    John Mackay (2013). Quantifying Over Possibilities. Philosophical Review 122 (4):577-617.
    A person of average height would assert a truth by the conditional ‘if I were seven feet tall, I would be taller than I am,’ in which an indicative clause ‘I am’ is embedded in a subjunctive conditional. By contrast, no one would assert a truth by ‘if I were seven feet tall, I would be taller than I would be’ or ‘if I am seven feet tall, I am taller than I am’. These examples exemplify the fact that whether (...)
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  22. Douglas MacKay (2013). Standard of Care, Institutional Obligations, and Distributive Justice. Bioethics 28 (2):352-359.
    The problem of standard of care in clinical research concerns the level of treatment that investigators must provide to subjects in clinical trials. Commentators often formulate answers to this problem by appealing to two distinct types of obligations: professional obligations and natural duties. In this article, I investigate whether investigators also possess institutional obligations that are directly relevant to the problem of standard of care, that is, those obligations a person has because she occupies a particular institutional role. I examine (...)
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    Nicole M. V. Ross & Douglas P. MacKay (forthcoming). Ending SNAP-Subsidized Purchases of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages: The Need for a Pilot Project. Public Health Ethics:phw017.
    Recent efforts by legislative officials and public health advocates to reform the US food stamp program, or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, have focused on restricting the types of foods eligible for purchase with SNAP benefits, specifically sugar-sweetened beverages. We argue that it is, in principle, permissible for the US government to enact a SNAP-specific SSB ban prohibiting the purchase of SSBs with SNAP benefits. While the government has a duty to ensure that citizens meet their nutritional needs, since SSBs provide (...)
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    Douglas MacKay (2015). Opt-Out and Consent. Journal of Medical Ethics 41 (10):1-4.
    A chief objection to opt-out organ donor registration policies is that they do not secure people's actual consent to donation, and so fail to respect their autonomy rights to decide what happens to their organs after they die. However, scholars have recently offered two powerful responses to this objection. First, Michael B Gill argues that opt-out policies do not fail to respect people's autonomy simply because they do not secure people's actual consent to donation. Second, Ben Saunders argues that opt-out (...)
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  25. D. M. MacKay (1960). On the Logical Indeterminacy of a Free Choice. Mind 69 (273):31-40.
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  26. Christa Harstall, Paul Taenzer, Donna K. Angus, Carmen Moga, Tara Schuller & N. Ann Scott (2011). Creating a Multidisciplinary Low Back Pain Guideline: Anatomy of a Guideline Adaptation Process. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice 17 (4):693-704.
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    D. S. Mackay (1946). Plato's Theory of Man. An Introduction to the Realistic Philosophy of Culture. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 43 (25):688-697.
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  28. Ian H. Angus (1983). Disenchantment and Modernity: The Mirror of Technique. Human Studies 6 (1):141 - 166.
    A critical analysis of Alfred Schuetz' conception of rationality based upon Edmund Husserl's phenomenology.
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    Alfred F. MacKay (1971). The Principle of Mood Constancy. Analysis 31 (3):91 - 96.
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    Douglas MacKay & Marion Danis (2016). Federalism and Responsibility for Health Care. Public Affairs Quarterly 30 (1):1-29.
    Political philosophers often formulate the problem of distributive justice as the problem of how the government ought to distribute different types of goods—for example, income or health care—to its citizens. They therefore presuppose that the government is a unitary agent that governs its citizens directly. However, although a number of governments are unitary in this way, many are federations, exhibiting a division of sovereignty between two or more levels of government having independent grounds of authority. In contrast to unitary states, (...)
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    D. S. Mackay (1944). Greek Foundations of Traditional Logic. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 41 (17):470-475.
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    D. S. Mackay (1928). The Philosophy of Personalism: A Study in the Metaphysics of Religion. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 25 (19):528-529.
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    Donald S. Mackay (1941). Greek Popular Religion. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 38 (7):186-188.
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    I. Mackay (1991). Psychopathic Disorder: A Category Mistake? A Legal Response to Colin Holmes. Journal of Medical Ethics 17 (2):86-88.
    Holmes is concerned with a conflict between law and medicine about the problem of psychopathy, in particular as it relates to homicide. He looks for a consistent set of legal principles based on a variety of medical concepts and in doing so criticises the court for its commonsense approach, its disregard for medical evidence and for employing lay notions of responsibility and illness. This commentary explores how Holmes's notions fit into existing legal rules and explains how the court seeks the (...)
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    Jan E. Angus & Alexander M. Clark (2012). Using Critical Realism in Nursing and Health Research: Promise and Challenges. Nursing Inquiry 19 (1):1-3.
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    Donald S. Mackay (1926). An Introduction to the Logic of Reflection. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 23 (17):470-474.
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    Donald S. Mackay (1927). Etude Sur le Parménide de Platon. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 24 (8):219-221.
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    D. S. Mackay (1933). La Croyance de Platon À l'Immortalité Et À la Survie de l'Âme Humaine. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 30 (22):615-615.
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    Donald S. Mackay (1953). Plato's Charmides. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 50 (6):191-192.
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    D. S. Mackay (1931). Plato's Theory of Ethics. The Moral Criterion and the Highest Good. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 28 (6):151-154.
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    D. S. Mackay (1933). Studi sull'Eleatismo. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 30 (22):606-608.
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    Douglas MacKay (2013). Incentive Inequalities and Talents: A Reply to Shiffrin. Philosophia 41 (2):521-526.
    In a recent article, Seana Valentine Shiffrin offers a distinctive egalitarian critique of the types of incentive inequalities that are permitted by John Rawls's difference principle. She argues that citizens of a well-ordered society, who publicly accept Rawls's two principles of justice and their justifications, may not demand incentives to employ their talents in productive ways since such demands are inconsistent with a major justification for the difference principle: the moral arbitrariness of talent. I argue that there is no such (...)
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    Douglas MacKay (2016). Are Skill-Selective Immigration Policies Just? Social Theory and Practice 42 (1):123-154.
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    D. S. Mackay (1927). Des Vérités Éternelles Chez Descartes. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 24 (25):685-688.
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    D. M. Mackay (1971). Note. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 22 (1):53-53.
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    Donald M. Mackay (1963). Consciousness and Mechanism: A Reply to Miss Fozzy. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 14 (August):157-159.
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    D. M. MacKay (1961). Logical Indeterminacy and Freewill. Analysis 21 (4):82 - 83.
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  48. Donald M. Mackay (1952). Mentality in Machines. Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 26:61-86.
     
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    D. S. Mackay (1941). Plato's Method of Dialectic. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 38 (1):15-21.
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    Warwick Anderson & Ian R. Mackay (2014). Fashioning the Immunological Self: The Biological Individuality of F. Macfarlane Burnet. [REVIEW] Journal of the History of Biology 47 (1):147-175.
    During the 1940s and 1950s, the Australian microbiologist F. Macfarlane Burnet sought a biologically plausible explanation of antibody production. In this essay, we seek to recover the conceptual pathways that Burnet followed in his immunological theorizing. In so doing, we emphasize the influence of speculations on individuality, especially those of philosopher Alfred North Whitehead; the impact of cybernetics and information theory; and the contributions of clinical research into autoimmune disease that took place in Melbourne. We point to the influence of (...)
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