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  1. Manfred Frank, PhD Morris Ruth & Barry Allen (2003). Are There Rationally Undecidable Arguments? Common Knowledge 9 (1):119-131.
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    Barry Allen (2013). Games of Sport, Works of Art, and the Striking Beauty of Asian Martial Arts. Journal of the Philosophy of Sport 40 (2):241 - 254.
    Martial-arts practice is not quite anything else: it is like sport, but is not sport; it constantly refers to and as it were cohabits with violence, but is not violent; it is dance-like but not dance. It shares a common athleticism with sports and dance, yet stands apart from both, especially through its paradoxical commitment to the external value of being an instrument of violence. My discussion seeks to illuminate martial arts practice by systematic contrast to games of sport and (...)
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    Barry Allen (2008). Artifice and Design: Art and Technology in Human Experience. Cornell University Press.
    The book concludes that it is a mistake to think of Art as something subjective, or as an arbitrary social representation, and of Technology as an instrumental ..
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    Barry Allen (2015). Against Individualism: A Confucian Rethinking of the Foundations of Morality, Politics, Family, and Religion. [REVIEW] Review of Metaphysics 69 (2):409-410.
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    Barry Allen (2010). A Dao of Technology? Dao: A Journal of Comparative Philosophy 9 (2):151-160.
    Scholars have detected hostility to technology in Daoist thought. But is this a problem with any machine or only some applications of some machines by some people? I show that the problem is not with machines per se but with the people who introduce them, or more exactly with their knowledge. It is not knowledge as such that causes the disorder Laozi and Zhuangzi associate with machines; it is confused, disordered knowledge—superficial, inadequate, unsubtle, and artless. In other words the problem (...)
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    Barry Allen (2003). Knowledge and Civilization. Westview Press.
    Knowledge and Civilization advances detailed criticism of philosophy's usual approach to knowledge and describes a redirection, away from textbook problems of epistemology, toward an ecological philosophy of technology and civilization. Rejecting theories that confine knowledge to language or discourse, Allen situates knowledge in the greater field of artifacts, technical performance, and human evolution. His wide ranging considerations draw on ideas from evolutionary biology, archaeology, anthropology, and the history of cities, art, and technology.
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    Barry Allen (2003). Another New Nietzsche. History and Theory 42 (3):363–377.
  8. Barry Allen (1997). Knowledge and Adaptation. Biology and Philosophy 12 (2):233-241.
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  9. Paul Fairfield, James Scott Johnston, Tom Rockmore, James A. Good, Jim Garrison, Barry Allen, Joseph Margolis, Sandra B. Rosenthal, Richard J. Bernstein, David Vessey, C. G. Prado, Colin Koopman, Antonio Calcagno & Inna Semetsky (2010). John Dewey and Continental Philosophy. Southern Illinois University Press.
    _John Dewey and Continental Philosophy_ provides a rich sampling of exchanges that could have taken place long ago between the traditions of American pragmatism and continental philosophy had the lines of communication been more open between Dewey and his European contemporaries. Since they were not, Paul Fairfield and thirteen of his colleagues seek to remedy the situation by bringing the philosophy of Dewey into conversation with several currents in continental philosophical thought, from post-Kantian idealism and the work of Friedrich Nietzsche (...)
     
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    Barry Allen (2016). The Philosophical Challenge From China. Common Knowledge 22 (1):133-133.
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    Barry Allen (2012). Aristotle on the Nature of Truth. Journal of the History of Philosophy 50 (1):135-136.
    The drive of this book, without ever quite saying so, is to recommend Aristotle’s teaching on truth for contemporary thought. The book is more about concepts and arguments around truth than about truth per se. The explanation of the famous definition of truth, as saying of what is that it is, occupies a few pages. The rest of the book elucidates the vast subtext of this limpid passage. What must intellect be, what must speech be, what must beings be, for (...)
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    Barry Allen (2002). Banal Utopia or Tragic Recompense?: Positivism, Ecology, and the 'Problem of Science' for Nietzsche. New Nietzsche Studies 5 (1/2):26-41.
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    Barry Allen (2009). A Theory of Craft: Function and Aesthetic Expression. Common Knowledge 15 (3):517-517.
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    Barry Allen (2010). The Virtual and the Vacant—Emptiness and Knowledge in Chan and Daoism. Journal of Chinese Philosophy 37 (3):457-471.
  15. Barry Allen (2005). Foucault's Nominalism. In Shelley Tremain (ed.), Foucault and the Government of Disability. University of Michigan Press 93--107.
     
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    Barry Allen (1996). Forbidding Knowledge. The Monist 79 (2):294-310.
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    Barry Allen (2014). Daoism and Chinese Martial Arts. Dao: A Journal of Comparative Philosophy 13 (2):251-266.
    The now-global phenomenon of Asian martial arts traces back to something that began in China. The idea the Chinese communicated was the dual cultivation of the spiritual and the martial, each perfected in the other, with the proof of perfection being an effortless mastery of violence. I look at one phase of the interaction between Asian martial arts and Chinese thought, with a reading of the Zhuangzi 莊子 and the Daodejing 道德經 from a martial arts perspective. I do not claim (...)
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    Barry Allen (2012). Out of Athens: The New Ancient Greeks. Common Knowledge 18 (2):356-356.
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    Barry Allen (2008). Review of Neil Gross, Richard Rorty: The Making of an American Philosopher. [REVIEW] Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2008 (10).
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    Barry Allen (2006). A History Without the History. History and Theory 45 (1):134–146.
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    Barry Allen (2015). War as a Problem of Knowledge: Theory of Knowledge in China’s Military Philosophy. Philosophy East and West 65 (1):1-17.
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    Barry G. Allen (1982). Seeing Art. Canadian Journal of Philosophy 12 (3):495-508.
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    Barry Allen (1993). Truth in Philosophy. Harvard University Press.
    " Barry Allen shows what truth has come to mean in the philosophical tradition, what is wrong with many of the ways of conceiving truth, and why philosophers ...
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    Barry Allen (2009). Worrying About China: The Language of Chinese Critical Inquiry. Common Knowledge 15 (2):219-220.
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    Barry Allen (2007). Turning Back the Linguistic Turn in the Theory of Knowledge. Thesis Eleven 89 (1):6-22.
    The so-called linguistic turn in philosophy intensified (rather than overcame) the rationalism that has haunted Western ideas about knowledge since antiquity. Orthodox accounts continue to present knowledge as a linguistic, logical quality, expressed in statements or theories that are well justified by evidence and actually true. Restating themes from the author's Knowledge and Civilization (2004a), I introduce an alternative conception of knowledge designed to overcome these propositional, discursive, logocentric presumptions. I interpret knowledge as a quality of artifacts. A surgical operation (...)
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    Barry G. Allen (1989). Gruesome Arithmetic: Kripke's Sceptic Replies. Dialogue 28 (2):257-264.
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    Barry Allen (1992). Nietzsche's Question, "What Good Is Truth?". History of Philosophy Quarterly 9 (2):225 - 240.
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    Barry Allen (2013). Masters of the Planet: The Search for Our Human Origins. Common Knowledge 19 (3):561-561.
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    Barry Allen (2010). The Genial Gene: Deconstructing Darwinian Selfishness. Common Knowledge 16 (3):559-559.
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    Barry Allen (2010). Architect and Engineer: A Study in Sibling Rivalry. Common Knowledge 16 (1):157-157.
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    Barry Allen (2006). Prometheus and the Muses on Art and Technology. Common Knowledge 12 (3):354-378.
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    Barry Allen (2011). Without Criteria: Kant, Whitehead, Deleuze, and Aesthetics. Common Knowledge 17 (1):198-199.
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    Barry Allen (2011). Dirk R. Johnson, Nietzsche's Anti-Darwinism. New Nietzsche Studies 8 (3-4):165-170.
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    Barry Allen (2005). Seeing Double: Shared Identities in Physics, Philosophy, and Literature. Common Knowledge 11 (3):501-501.
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    Barry Allen (2008). Philosophy the Day After Tomorrow. Common Knowledge 14 (3):501-502.
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    Barry Allen (2002). Sovereignty: Organized Hypocrisy. Common Knowledge 8 (2):422-422.
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    Barry Allen (2002). Deconstruction as Analytic Philosophy (Review). Common Knowledge 8 (1):208-208.
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    Barry Allen (1994). Realism with a Human Face. Canadian Journal of Philosophy 24 (4):665-688.
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    Barry Allen (2008). Postmodern Pragmatism. Philosophical Topics 36 (1):1-15.
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    Barry Allen (2008). The Order of Evils: Toward an Ontology of Morals. Common Knowledge 14 (3):505-505.
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    Barry Allen (2009). Banal Utopia or Tragic Recompense? New Nietzsche Studies 5 (1/2):26-41.
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    Barry Allen (2003). The Abyss of Contingency: Purposiveness and Contingency in Darwin and Kant. History of Philosophy Quarterly 20 (4):373 - 391.
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    Barry Allen (2013). The Use of Useless Knowledge: Bergson Against the Pragmatists. Canadian Journal of Philosophy 43 (1):37-59.
    Henri Bergson and William James were great admirers of each other, and James seemed to think he got valuable ideas from Bergson. But early critics were right to see in Bergson the antithesis of pragmatism. Unfolding this antithesis is a convenient way to study important concepts and innovations in Bergson's philosophy. I concentrate on his ideas of duration and intuition, and show how they prove the necessity of going beyond pragmatism. The reason is because knowledge itself goes beyond the utilitarian (...)
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  44. Barry Allen (1991). Richard Dien Winfield, Overcoming Foundations: Studies in Systematic Philosophy Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 11 (5):344-348.
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    Barry Allen (2003). The Dawn of Human Culture. Common Knowledge 9 (2):353-353.
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    Barry Allen (1999). Nietzsche's Genealogy. International Studies in Philosophy 31 (2):140-141.
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    Barry Allen, Bernard Faure, Jacob Raz, Glenn Alexander Magee, N. Verbin, Dalia Ofer, Elaine Pryce & Amy M. King (2010). Introduction: Vanishing Into Things. Common Knowledge 16 (3):417-423.
    Introducing the sixth and final installment of the Common Knowledge symposium “Apology for Quietism,” Allen looks at the symposium retrospectively and concludes that it has mainly concerned “sage knowledge,” defined as foresight into the development of situations. The sagacious knower sees the disposition of things in an early, incipient form and knows how to intervene with nearly effortless and undetectable (quiet) effectiveness. Whatever the circumstance, the sage handles it with finesse, never doing too much but also never leaving anything undone (...)
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  48. Barry Allen (2000). What Was Epistemology? In Robert Brandom (ed.), Rorty and His Critics. Blackwell Publishers
     
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    Mitchell Aboulafia, Barry Allen, Foreword Richard Rorty Westview Press, Bruce A. Arrigo, Christopher R. Williams, Patrick Baert, Polity Press, Iain Boal, T. J. Clark & Joseph Matthews (2006). Copyright© 2006 SAGE Publications (London, Thousand Oaks, CA and New Delhi) and David Rasmussen. Philosophy and Social Criticism 32 (7):903-907.
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    Jeffrey M. Perl, Natalie Zemon Davis & Barry Allen (2011). Fuzzy Studies a Symposium on the Consequence of Blur Part 1. Common Knowledge 17 (3):441-449.
    In this introduction to Part 1 of the Common Knowledge symposium, “Fuzzy Studies,” the journal's editor discusses four essays from the 1980s by Richard Rorty, in which Rorty chose to associate himself with various neopragmatists, Continental thinkers, and “left-wing Kuhnians” under the rubric of the “new fuzziness.” The term had been introduced as an insult by a philosopher of science with positivist leanings, but Rorty took it up as an “endearing” compliment, arguing that “to be less fuzzy” was also to (...)
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