Search results for 'Jeremie Hughes' (try it on Scholar)

1000+ found
Sort by:
  1. Jeremie Hughes (1988). Will My Rabbit Go to Heaven?: And Other Questions Children Ask. Lion Pub. Corp..score: 240.0
    A minister's wife and mother of two children suggests answers for difficult questions asked by children about death and suffering, God, heaven and hell, and sex.
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  2. Liam Hughes (2009). Wittgenstein and Ethical Inquiry (a Defense of Ethics as Clarification) – by J. Jeremy Wisnewski. Philosophical Investigations 32 (3):285-289.score: 140.0
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  3. Jesse Hughes, Steve Awodey, Dana Scott, Jeremy Avigad & Lawrence Moss, A Study of Categorres of Algebras and Coalgebras.score: 100.0
    This thesis is intended t0 help develop the theory 0f coalgebras by, Hrst, taking classic theorems in the theory 0f universal algebras amd dualizing them and, second, developing an interna] 10gic for categories 0f coalgebras. We begin with an introduction t0 the categorical approach t0 algebras and the dual 110tion 0f coalgebras. Following this, we discuss (c0)a,lg€bra.s for 2. (c0)monad and develop 2. theory 0f regular subcoalgebras which will be used in the interna] logic. We also prove that categories 0f (...)
    No categories
    Translate to English
    | Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  4. Sara Chandros Hull, Richard Sharp, Jeffrey Botkin, Mark Brown, Mark Hughes, Jeremy Sugarman, Debra Schwinn, Pamela Sankar, Dragana Bolcic-Jankovic, Brian Clarridge & Benjamin Wilfond (2008). Patients' Views on Identifiability of Samples and Informed Consent for Genetic Research. American Journal of Bioethics 8 (10):62-70.score: 100.0
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  5. Christopher Hughes (2004). Kripke: Names, Necessity, and Identity. Oxford University Press.score: 60.0
    Saul Kripke, in a series of classic writings of the 1960s and 1970s, changed the face of metaphysics and philosophy of language. Christopher Hughes offers a careful exposition and critical analysis of Kripke's central ideas about names, necessity, and identity. He clears up some common misunderstandings of Kripke's views on rigid designation, causality and reference, and the necessary a posteriori and contingent a priori. Through his engagement with Kripke's ideas Hughes makes a significant contribution to ongoing debates on, (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  6. R. I. G. Hughes (1989). The Structure and Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics. Harvard University Press.score: 60.0
    R.I.G Hughes offers the first detailed and accessible analysis of the Hilbert-space models used in quantum theory and explains why they are so successful.
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  7. G. E. Hughes & Max Cresswell (1996). A New Introduction to Modal Logic. Routledge.score: 60.0
    This long-awaited book replaces Hughes and Cresswell's two classic studies of modal logic: An Introduction to Modal Logic and A Companion to Modal Logic . A New Introduction to Modal Logic is an entirely new work, completely re-written by the authors. They have incorporated all the new developments that have taken place since 1968 in both modal propositional logic and modal predicate logic, without sacrificing tha clarity of exposition and approachability that were essential features of their earlier works. The (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  8. Gerard J. Hughes (2001). Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Aristotle on Ethics. Routledge.score: 60.0
    Hughes explains the key elements in Aristotle's Nichomachaean Ethics terminology and highlights the controversy regarding the interpretations of his writings. He carefully explores each section of the text, and presents a detailed account of the problems Aristotle was trying to address. Hughes also examines the role that Aristotle's ethics continue to play in contemporary moral philosophy by comparing and contrasting his views with those widely held today.
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  9. R. I. G. Hughes (2010). The Theoretical Practices of Physics: Philosophical Essays. Oxford University Press.score: 60.0
    R.I.G. Hughes presents a series of eight philosophical essays on the theoretical practices of physics. The first two essays examine these practices as they appear in physicists' treatises (e.g. Newton's Principia and Opticks ) and journal articles (by Einstein, Bohm and Pines, Aharonov and Bohm). By treating these publications as texts, Hughes casts the philosopher of science in the role of critic. This premise guides the following 6 essays which deal with various concerns of philosophy of physics such (...)
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  10. Elaine M. Doyle, Jane Frecknall Hughes & Keith W. Glaister (2009). Linking Ethics and Risk Management in Taxation: Evidence From an Exploratory Study in Ireland and the Uk. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 86 (2):177 - 198.score: 60.0
    Ethical dilemmas involving tax issues were identified by members of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as posing the most difficult ethical problem for them (Finn et al., Journal of Business Ethics 7(8), pp. 607–609, 1988). The KPMG tax shelter fraud case proves that the tax profession has not gone untainted in the age of numerous accounting and corporate scandals, such as the Enron débâcle (Sikka and Hampton, Accounting Forum 29(3), 325–343, 2005). High-profile scandals serve to highlight the problems (...)
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  11. Geoffrey Hughes (2010). Political Correctness: A History of Semantics and Culture. Wiley-Blackwell.score: 60.0
    In this carefully researched, thought-provoking book, Geoffrey Hughes examines the trajectory of political correctness and its impact on public life.
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  12. H. Stuart Hughes (1958). Consciousness and Society. New York, Knopf.score: 60.0
    Hughes approaches his subjects, as he later did with pertinent issues of the twentieth-century, with both reason and compassion.This edition includes an elegant ...
    No categories
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  13. Jonathan Hughes (2000). Ecology and Historical Materialism. Cambridge University Press.score: 60.0
    This book challenges the widely-held view that Marxism is unable to deal adequately with environmental problems. Jonathan Hughes considers the nature of environmental problems, and the evaluative perspectives that may be brought to bear on them. He examines Marx's critique of Malthus, his method, and his materialism, interpreting the latter as a recognition of human dependence on nature. Central to the book's argument is an interpretation of the 'development of the productive forces' which takes account of the differing ecological (...)
    Translate to English
    | Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  14. Steve Awodey & Jesse Hughes, The Coalegebraic Dual of Birkoff's Variety Theorem.score: 60.0
    Steve Awodey and Jesse Hughes. The Coalegebraic Dual of Birkoff's Variety Theorem.
    No categories
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  15. Gerard J. Hughes (2006). Ethical Objectivity: Sense, Calculation or Insight? Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia 62 (1):89 - 106.score: 60.0
    This article assumes that the key element in Relativism is the denial of any comparability between different moral codes. Each system of morality is, according to the relativist, defined internally to any given culture, as parallels with examples in sport might illustrate, and as two key examples from recent moral disputes amply show. While classical writers such as Hume and Bentham, each in his way a kind of utilitarian, certainly intended to be absolutist, it might nevertheless be argued that they (...)
    No categories
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  16. Aaron W. Hughes (2014). Rethinking Jewish Philosophy: Beyond Particularism and Universalism. Oup Usa.score: 60.0
    Rather than assume that the terms "philosophy" and "Judaism" simply belong together, Aaron W. Hughes explores the juxtaposition and the creative tension that ensues from their cohabitation. He examines the historical, cultural, intellectual, and religious filiations between Judaism and philosophy.
    No categories
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  17. Jonathan Lavery & Willam Hughes (2008). Critical Thinking, Fifth Edition: An Introduction to the Basic Skills. Broadview Press.score: 60.0
    William Hughes's Critical Thinking, revised and updated by Jonathan Lavery, is a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the essential skills required to make strong arguments. Hughes and Lavery give a thorough treatment of such traditional topics as deductive and inductive reasoning, logical fallacies, the importance of inference, how to recognize and avoid ambiguity, and how to assess what is or is not relevant to an argument. The authors also cover less traditional topics such as special concerns to keep (...)
    No categories
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  18. R. I. G. Hughes (1997). Models and Representation. Philosophy of Science 64 (4):336.score: 30.0
    A general account of modeling in physics is proposed. Modeling is shown to involve three components: denotation, demonstration, and interpretation. Elements of the physical world are denoted by elements of the model; the model possesses an internal dynamic that allows us to demonstrate theoretical conclusions; these in turn need to be interpreted if we are to make predictions. The DDI account can be readily extended in ways that correspond to different aspects of scientific practice.
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  19. Christopher Hughes (1997). Same-Kind Coincidence and the Ship of Theseus. Mind 106 (421):53-67.score: 30.0
    Locke thought that it was impossible for there to be two things of the same kind in the same place at the same time. I offer (what looks to me like) a counterexample to that principle, involving two ships in the same place at the same time. I then consider two ways of explaining away, and one way of denying, the apparent counterexample of Locke's principle, and I argue that none is successful. I conclude that, although the case under discussion (...)
    Direct download (10 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  20. Kate Bird & David R. Hughes (1997). Ethical Consumerism: The Case of "Fairly–Traded" Coffee. Business Ethics 6 (3):159–167.score: 30.0
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  21. Jonathan Hughes & Stephen de Wijze (2001). Moral Contractualism Comes of Age. [REVIEW] Res Publica 7 (2):189--196.score: 30.0
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  22. Christopher Hughes (1997). An Incredible Coincidence? Mind 106 (424):769-772.score: 30.0
    No categories
    Direct download (8 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  23. Christopher Hughes (1999). Bundle Theory From a to B. Mind 108 (429):149-156.score: 30.0
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  24. Christopher Hughes (2005). More Fuss About Formulation: Sider (and Me) on Three- and Four-Dimensionalism. Dialectica 59 (4):463–480.score: 30.0
    Direct download (9 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  25. Jonathan Hughes (2000). Consequentialism and the Slippery Slope: A Response to Clark. Journal of Applied Philosophy 17 (2):213–220.score: 30.0
    Michael Clark has recently argued that the slippery slope argument against voluntary euthanasia is ‘entirely consequentialist’ and that its use to justify continued prohibition of voluntary euthanasia involves a failure to treat patients who request assistance in ending their lives as ends in themselves. This article agues that in fact the slippery slope is consistent with most forms of deontology, and that it need not involve any violation of the principle that people should be treated as ends, depending upon how (...)
    Direct download (7 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  26. R. I. G. Hughes (2006). Theoretical Practice: The Bohm-Pines Quartet. Perspectives on Science 14 (4):457-524.score: 30.0
    : Quite rightly, philosophers of physics examine the theories of physics, theories like Quantum Mechanics, Quantum Field Theory, the Special and General Theories of Relativity, and Statistical Mechanics. Far fewer, however, examine how these theories are put to use; that is to say, little attention is paid to the practices of theoretical physicists. In the early 1950s David Bohm and David Pines published a sequence of four papers, collectively entitled, 'A Collective Description of Electron Interaction.' This essay uses that quartet (...)
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  27. Paul M. Hughes (1997). What is Involved in Forgiving? Philosophia 25 (1-4):33-49.score: 30.0
    I have argued that forgiveness paradigmatically involves overcoming moral anger, of which resentment is the central case. I have argued, as well, that forgiveness may involve overcoming any form of anger so long as the belief that you have been wrongfully harmed is partially constitutive of it, and that overcoming other negative emotions caused by a wrongdoer's misdeed may, given appropriate qualifications, count as forgiveness. Those qualifications indicate, however, significant differences between moral anger and other negative emotions; differences which must (...)
    No categories
    Direct download (8 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  28. Jonathan Hughes (2006). How Not to Criticize the Precautionary Principle. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 31 (5):447 – 464.score: 30.0
    The precautionary principle has its origins in debates about environmental policy, but is increasingly invoked in bioethical contexts. John Harris and Søren Holm argue that the principle should be rejected as incoherent, irrational, and representing a fundamental threat to scientific advance and technological progress. This article argues that while there are problems with standard formulations of the principle, Harris and Holm's rejection of all its forms is mistaken. In particular, they focus on strong versions of the principle and fail to (...)
    Direct download (8 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  29. Jesse Hughes, Peter Kroes & Sjoerd Zwart (2007). A Semantics for Means-End Relations. Synthese 158 (2):207 - 231.score: 30.0
    There has been considerable work on practical reasoning in artificial intelligence and also in philosophy. Typically, such reasoning includes premises regarding means–end relations. A clear semantics for such relations is needed in order to evaluate proposed syllogisms. In this paper, we provide a formal semantics for means–end relations, in particular for necessary and sufficient means–end relations. Our semantics includes a non-monotonic conditional operator, so that related practical reasoning is naturally defeasible. This work is primarily an exercise in conceptual analysis, aimed (...)
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  30. R. I. G. Hughes (1993). Tolstoy, Stanislavski, and the Art of Acting. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 51 (1):39-48.score: 30.0
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  31. Justin Hughes (1984). Group Speech Acts. Linguistics and Philosophy 7 (4):379 - 395.score: 30.0
    Direct download (8 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  32. M. Hughes (1992). Newton, Hermes and Berkeley. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 43 (1):1-19.score: 30.0
  33. Gerard J. Hughes & J. S. (1973). Prescriptivism in Theory and in Practice: The Moral Philosophy of R. M. Hare. Heythrop Journal 14 (2):136–146.score: 30.0
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  34. Christopher Hughes (1994). The Essentiality of Origin and the Individuation of Events. Philosophical Quarterly 44 (174):26-44.score: 30.0
    No categories
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  35. George E. Hughes (1949). Has God's Existence Been Disproved?: A Reply to Professor J. N. Findlay. Mind 58 (229):67-74.score: 30.0
    No categories
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  36. Paul M. Hughes (2005). Temptation, Culpability and the Criminal Law. Journal of Social Philosophy 37 (2):221–232.score: 30.0
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  37. Cheryl L. Hughes (1998). The Primacy of Ethics: Hobbes and Levinas. [REVIEW] Continental Philosophy Review 31 (1):79-94.score: 30.0
    At several points in his writings, Levinas is implicitly critical of Hobbes's view that the political order is required to restrict violent conflict and competition and make morality possible. This paper makes Levinas's criticisms explicit by comparing Hobbes's descriptions of human nature and human relations with Levinas's radically different descriptions of the ethical relation of responsibility and the consequent kinship of the human community. I use insights from Levinas to argue that ethics cannot be reduced to politics and that the (...)
    Direct download (7 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  38. Gerard J. Hughes (1988). Dead Theories, Live Metaphors and the Resurrection. Heythrop Journal 29 (3):313–328.score: 30.0
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  39. Gerard J. Hughes (1990). Ignatian Discernment: A Philosophical Analysis. Heythrop Journal 31 (4):419–438.score: 30.0
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  40. Jesse Hughes, Albert Esterline & Bahram Kimiaghalam (2006). Means-End Relations and a Measure of Efficacy. Journal of Logic, Language and Information 15 (1-2):83-108.score: 30.0
    Propositional dynamic logic (PDL) provides a natural setting for semantics of means-end relations involving non-determinism, but such models do not include probabilistic features common to much practical reasoning involving means and ends. We alter the semantics for PDL by adding probabilities to the transition systems and interpreting dynamic formulas 〈α〉 ϕ as fuzzy predicates about the reliability of α as a means to ϕ. This gives our semantics a measure of efficacy for means-end relations.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  41. R. I. G. Hughes (1985). Semantic Alternatives in Partial Boolean Quantum Logic. Journal of Philosophical Logic 14 (4):411 - 446.score: 30.0
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  42. G. E. Hughes (1957). The Independence of Axioms in the Propositional Calculus. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 35 (1):21 – 29.score: 30.0
  43. Gerard J. Hughes (1998). Does Aquinas Have a Moral Philosophy? Heythrop Journal 39 (3):314–319.score: 30.0
  44. Bret Alan Hughes, The Functioning Hypothesis of Consciousness.score: 30.0
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  45. J. McK Cattell, Sophie Bryant, G. F. Stout, F. Y. Edgeworth, E. P. Hughes & C. E. Collet (1889). Mental Association Investigated by Experiment. Mind 14 (54):230-250.score: 30.0
    No categories
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  46. Paul M. Hughes (2004). Rectification and Reparation: What Does Citizen Responsibility Require? Journal of Social Philosophy 35 (2):244–255.score: 30.0
  47. P. S. Gott, E. C. Hughes & K. Whipple (1984). Voluntary Control of Two Lateralized Conscious States: Validation of Electrical and Behavioral Studies. Neuropsychologia 22:65-72.score: 30.0
    Direct download  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  48. Gerard J. Hughes (1990). A Monumental Work of Aristotelian Scholarship. Heythrop Journal 31 (1):67–70.score: 30.0
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  49. Paul M. Hughes (2002). The Logic of Temptation. Philosophia 29 (1-4):89-110.score: 30.0
    No categories
    Direct download (8 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
  50. Gerard J. Hughes (1986). Moral Relativity Re-Examined. Heythrop Journal 27 (3):306–308.score: 30.0
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    My bibliography  
     
    Export citation  
1 — 50 / 1000