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    Michael Della Rocca (1997). Representation and the Mind-Body Problem in Spinoza. OUP Usa.
    Della Rocca concentrates on two problems crucial to Spinoza 's philosophy of mind: the requirements for having a thought about a particular object, and the problem of the mind's relation to the body. He contends that for Spinoza these two problems are linked and thus part of a systematic philosophy of mind.
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  2. Michael Della Rocca (2005). Descartes, the Cartesian Circle, and Epistemology Without God. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 70 (1):1–33.
    This paper defends an interpretation of Descartes according to which he sees us as having normative (and not merely psychological) certainty of all clear and distinct ideas during the period in which they are apprehended clearly and distinctly. However, on this view, a retrospective doubt about clear and distinct ideas is possible. This interpretation allows Descartes to avoid the Cartesian Circle in an effective way and also shows that Descartes is surprisingly, in some respects, an epistemological externalist. The paper goes (...)
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    Michael Della Rocca (2010). PSR. Philosophers' Imprint 10.
    This paper presents an argument for the Principle of Sufficient Reason, the PSR, the principle according to which each thing that exists has an explanation. I begin with several widespread and extremely plausible arguments that I call explicability arguments in which a certain situation is rejected precisely because it would be arbitrary. Building on these plausible cases, I construct a series of explicability arguments that culminates in an explicability argument concerning existence itself. This argument amounts to the claim that the (...)
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  4. Michael Della Rocca (2005). Two Spheres, Twenty Spheres, and the Identity of Indiscernibles. Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 86 (4):480–492.
    I argue that the standard counterexamples to the identity of indiscernibles fail because they involve a commitment to a certain kind of primitive or brute identity that has certain very unpalatable consequences involving the possibility of objects of the same kind completely overlapping and sharing all the same proper parts. The only way to avoid these consequences is to reject brute identity and thus to accept the identity of indiscernibles. I also show how the rejection of the identity of indiscernibles (...)
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    Michael Della Rocca (2016). Spinoza's Metaphysics: Substance and Thought. [REVIEW] Philosophical Review 125 (2):292-297.
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  6. Michael Della Rocca (2003). A Rationalist Manifesto. Philosophical Topics 31 (1/2):75-93.
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  7. Michael Della Rocca (1996). Essentialists and Essentialism. Journal of Philosophy 93 (4):186-202.
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    Michael Della Rocca (1998). Frankfurt, Fischer and Flickers. Noûs 32 (1):99-105.
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    Michael Della Rocca (2015). Interpreting Spinoza: The Real is the Rational. Journal of the History of Philosophy 53 (3):523-535.
    in his characteristically generous and searching discussion of my book, Spinoza, Daniel Garber rightly points out that I structure my interpretation of Spinoza’s system around the principle of sufficient reason. This is the principle that, as I and others sometimes put it, each fact has an explanation and is thus not brute, or the principle that each thing has an explanation. The ‘or’ will soon be important. Indeed, it might seem that I am too focused on the PSR—certainly I seem (...)
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  10. Michael Della Rocca (2007). Spinoza and the Metaphysics of Scepticism. Mind 116 (464):851-874.
    Spinoza's response to a certain radical form of scepticism has deep and surprising roots in his rationalist metaphysics. I argue that Spinoza's commitment to the Principle of Sufficient Reason leads to his naturalistic rejection of certain sharp, inexplicable bifurcations in reality such as the bifurcations that a Cartesian system posits between mind and body and between will and intellect. I show how Spinoza identies and rejects a similar bifurcation between the representational character of ideas or mental states and the epistemic (...)
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    Michael Della Rocca (1993). Kripke's Essentialist Argument Against the Identity Theory. Philosophical Studies 69 (1):101 - 112.
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    Michael Della Rocca (1996). Essentialism: Part 2. Philosophical Books 37 (2):81-89.
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    Michael Della Rocca (1993). Spinoza's Argument for the Identity Theory. Philosophical Review 102 (2):183.
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    Michael Della Rocca (2002). Essentialism Versus Essentialism. In Tamar Szabo Gendler & John Hawthorne (eds.), Conceivability and Possibility. Clarendon Press
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    Michael Della Rocca (2011). Die erklärbarkeit Von erfahrung. Realismus und subjektivität in spinozas theorie Des menschlichen geistes (review). Journal of the History of Philosophy 49 (3):377-378.
    Can one have one's rationalism and subjectivity too? That is, can one endorse a full-blooded Principle of Sufficient Reason (PSR)—the claim that everything is intelligible—and yet regard experience of the world from a finite, subjective perspective as a genuine feature of that world? Many have thought not. Viewing the world sub specie aeternitatis—as rationalism seems to require—leaves no room for the arbitrary privileging of a particular spatio-temporal location that is often the hallmark of subjectivity. When faced with this apparent dilemma (...)
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    Michael Della Rocca (2011). Taking the Fourth: Steps Toward a New (Old) Reading of Descartes. Midwest Studies in Philosophy 35 (1):93-110.
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    Michael Della Rocca (1996). Essentialists and Essentialism. Journal of Philosophy 93 (4):186-202.
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  18. Michael Della Rocca (1995). Mental Content and Skepticism in Descartes and Spinoza. Studia Spinozana: An International and Interdisciplinary Series 10:19-42.
     
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    Michael Della Rocca (2009). Review of John Carriero, Between Two Worlds: A Reading of Descartes's Meditations. [REVIEW] Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2009 (7).
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    Michael Della Rocca (1996). Part of Nature. Philosophical Review 105 (1):116-118.
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    Richard N. Manning & Michael Della Rocca (1998). Representation and the Mind-Body Problem in Spinoza. Philosophical Review 107 (4):603.
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    Michael Della Rocca & Genevieve Lloyd (1996). Part of Nature: Self-Knowledge in Spinoza's Ethics. Philosophical Review 105 (1):116.
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    Michael Della Rocca (2005). Descartes-Inseparability-Almog. [REVIEW] Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 70 (3):701–708.
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  24. Michael Della Rocca (2008). Rationalism Run Amok : Representation and the Reality of Emotions in Spinoza. In Charles Huenemann (ed.), Interpreting Spinoza: Critical Essays. Cambridge University Press
     
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    Simona Ronchi della Rocca & Luca Roversi (1997). Lambda Calculus and Intuitionistic Linear Logic. Studia Logica 59 (3):417-448.
    The introduction of Linear Logic extends the Curry-Howard Isomorphism to intensional aspects of the typed functional programming. In particular, every formula of Linear Logic tells whether the term it is a type for, can be either erased/duplicated or not, during a computation. So, Linear Logic can be seen as a model of a computational environment with an explicit control about the management of resources.This paper introduces a typed functional language ! and a categorical model for it.
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    Cristina de Peretti Della Rocca (1977). Ereignis y Différance. Derrida, intérprete de Heidegger. Logos: Anales Del Seminario de Metafísica 12 (12):115-132.
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    Michael Della Rocca (2005). Review: Descartes-Inseparability-Almog. [REVIEW] Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 70 (3):701 - 708.
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    Cristina de Peretti Della Rocca (1980). Sartre y el problema de la superación de la metafísica. Logos 15 (12):109-122.
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  29. Michael Della Rocca (2010). Getting His Hands Dirty: Spinoza's Criticism of the Rebel. In Yitzhak Y. Melamed & Michael A. Rosenthal (eds.), Spinoza's 'Theological-Political Treatise': A Critical Guide. Cambridge University Press
     
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  30. Cristina de Peretti Della Rocca & Jacques Derrida (1989). Jacques Derrida Texto y Deconstrucción. Monograph Collection (Matt - Pseudo).
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  31. Michael Della Rocca (ed.) (2013). The Oxford Handbook to Spinoza.
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  32. Lynne Rudder Baker (2013). Three-Dimensionalism Rescued: A Brief Reply to Michael Della Rocca. Journal of Philosophy 110 (3):166-170.
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    Michael LeBuffe (2009). Review of Michael Della Rocca, Spinoza. [REVIEW] Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2009 (2).
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    Justin Steinberg (2011). Spinoza, by Michael Della Rocca. [REVIEW] Mind 120 (479):852-856.
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  35. E. Chiocchetti (1939). Della Rocca G., "l'anarchismo". [REVIEW] Rivista di Filosofia Neo-Scolastica 31:542.
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  36. S. James (1998). Della Rocca, M.-Representation and the Mind-Body Problem in Spinoza. Philosophical Books 39:244-245.
  37. Robert Sabatino Lopez (1956). Famiglia ZustoL. LanfranchiSan Giovanni Evangelista di TorcelloL. LanfranchiSan Lorenzo di AmmianaL. LanfranchiNuovi Documenti del commercio veneto dei secoli XI-XIIIA. Lombardo R. Morozzo della Rocca. [REVIEW] Speculum 31 (1):176-179.
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  38. Salvatore Principe (2009). Claudio La Rocca (cur.), Leggere Kant. Dimensioni della filosofia critica. Rivista di Storia Della Filosofia 3:626.
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  39. Ugo Spirito (1930). La Rocca Emilio, "abbozzo di un'interpretazione idealistica Della economia politica". [REVIEW] Giornale Critico Della Filosofia Italiana 11:480.
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    Everett Fulmer & C. P. Ragland (2016). Against the New Cartesian Circle. Canadian Journal of Philosophy 47 (1):66-74.
    In two recent papers, Michael Della Rocca accuses Descartes of reasoning circularly in the Fourth Meditation. This alleged new circle is distinct from, and more vicious than, the traditional Cartesian Circle arising in the Third Meditation. We explain Della Rocca’s reasons for this accusation, showing that his argument is invalid.
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    Samuel Newlands (2011). More Recent Idealist Readings of Spinoza. Philosophy Compass 6 (2):109-119.
    In this two-part series, I explore some of the most important and influential interpretations of Spinoza as an idealist. In this second part, I turn to more recent idealistic interpretations of Spinoza, including the important British idealist school (including Pollock, Martineau, Joachim, and John Caird) at the turn of the 20th century to a very recent and important kind of idealist reading found in the work of Michael Della Rocca.
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  42. Yitzhak Melamed (2012). The Sirens of Elea: Rationalism, Monism and Idealism in Spinoza. In Antonia Lolordo & Duncan Stewart (eds.), Debates in Early Modern Philosophy. Blackwell
    The main thesis of Michael Della Rocca’s outstanding Spinoza book (Della Rocca 2008a) is that at the very center of Spinoza’s philosophy stands the Principle of Sufficient Reason (PSR): the stipulation that everything must be explainable or, in other words, the rejection of any brute facts. Della Rocca rightly ascribes to Spinoza a strong version of the PSR. It is not only that the actual existence and features of all things must be explicable, but (...)
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  43. Yitzhak Y. Melamed (2012). Inherence, Causation, and Conceivability in Spinoza. Journal of the History of Philosophy.
    In this paper I suggest a new interpretation of the relations of inherence, causation and conception in Spinoza. I discuss the views of Don Garrett on this issue and argue against Della Rocca's recent suggestion that a strict endorsement of the PSR leads necessarily to the identification of the relations of inherence, causation and conception. I argue that Spinoza never endorsed this identity, and that Della Rocca's suggestion could not be considered as a legitimate reconstruction or (...)
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    Michael Della Rocca (1995). Representation and the Mind-Body Problem in Spinoza. Oxford University Press.
    This first extensive study of Spinoza's philosophy of mind concentrates on two problems crucial to the philosopher's thoughts on the matter: the requirements for having a thought about a particular object, and the problem of the mind's relation to the body. Della Rocca contends that Spinoza's positions are systematically connected with each other and with a principle at the heart of his metaphysical system: his denial of causal or explanatory relations between the mental and the physical. In this (...)
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    Joseph Ziegler (2007). Philosophers and Physicians on the Scientific Validity of Latin Physiognomy, 1200-1500. Early Science and Medicine 12 (3):285-312.
    The article surveys and contextualizes the main arguments among philosophers and academic physicians surrounding the status of physiognomy as a valid science from the thirteenth to the early sixteenth centuries. It suggests that despite constant doubts, learned Latin physiognomy in the later Middle Ages was recognized by natural philosophers and academic physicians as a body of knowledge rooted in a sound theoretical basis. Physiognomy was characterized by stability and certainty. As a demonstrative science it was expected to provide rational explanation (...)
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    Michael Della Rocca (2011). The Intelligibility of Change in Descartes. Metascience 20 (2):279-285.
    The intelligibility of change in Descartes Content Type Journal Article DOI 10.1007/s11016-010-9494-0 Authors Michael Della Rocca, Department of Philosophy, Yale University, P.O. Box 208306, New Haven, CT 06520-8306, USA Journal Metascience Online ISSN 1467-9981 Print ISSN 0815-0796.
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  47. Immanuel Kant & Claudio La Rocca (2005). Contro Eberhard. La polemica sulla « Critica della ragion pura », coll. « Biblioteca di “Studi kantiani” ». Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 195 (2):249-249.
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  48. Tommaso La Rocca (2009). L'albero Della Conoscenza Del Bene E Del Male: L'Etica di Kant: Lezioni di Filosofia Morale. Aracne.
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    Della Rocca Michael (2011). Primitive Persistence and the Impasse Between Three-Dimensionalism and Four-Dimensionalism. Journal of Philosophy 108 (11):591-616.
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  50. Nathan Wildman (forthcoming). How to Be a Modalist About Essence. In Mark Jago (ed.), Reality Making. Oxford University Press
    Rather infamously, Kit Fine provided a series of counter-examples which purport to show that the modalist program of analysing essence in terms of metaphysical necessity is fundamentally misguided. Several would-be modalists have since responded, attempting to save the position from this Finean Challenge. This paper evaluates and rejects a trio of such responses, from Della Rocca, Zalta, and Gorman. But I’m not here arguing for Fine’s conclusion – ultimately, this is a fight amongst friends, with Della (...), Zalta, Gorman, and I all wanting to be modalists, but disagreeing on the details. As such, while my primary aim is to show what’s wrong with this trio, the secondary aim is demonstrating how what’s right about them in fact pushes one towards my own sparse modalist account. So while the primary conclusion of this paper is negative, the secondary, positive, conclusion is that modalists shouldn’t give up hope – plausible responses to Fine are still out there. (shrink)
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