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  1. Stephen G. Pulman (1997). Higher Order Unification and the Interpretation of Focus. Linguistics and Philosophy 20 (1):73-115.score: 870.0
    Higher order unification is a way of combining information (or equivalently, solving equations) expressed as terms of a typed higher order logic. A suitably restricted form of the notion has been used as a simple and perspicuous basis for the resolution of the meaning of elliptical expressions and for the interpretation of some non-compositional types of comparative construction also involving ellipsis. This paper explores another area of application for this concept in the interpretation of sentences containing intonationally marked focus, or (...)
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  2. C. G. Pulman (2011). Where is the Free Agency in Personal Agency? Philosophical Quarterly 61 (244):630-632.score: 240.0
    According to Jonathan Lowe's ‘Personal Agency’, free actions begin with a volition or act of will, which is itself a freely performed action. However, Lowe's explanation of why volitions are free actions is viciously circular: he argues that volitions qualify as free actions because they are rationally explicable, but claims that an action can only be rationally explicable if it is freely performed.
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  3. C. G. Pulman (2010). Personal Agency: The Metaphysics of Mind and Action – by E. J. Lowe. Ratio 23 (2):232-236.score: 240.0
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  4. C. G. Pulman (2014). The Foundations of Agency. Philosophical Quarterly 64 (254):123-134.score: 240.0
  5. C. G. Pulman (2012). Free Will as an Open Scientific Problem. By Mark Balaguer. (Cambridge, MS: MIT Press, 2010. Pp. 202. Price £24.95 Hb, £12.95 Pb.). [REVIEW] Philosophical Quarterly 62 (248):640-642.score: 240.0
  6. C. G. Pulman (2013). Jeffrie Murphy , Punishment and the Moral Emotions: Essays in Law, Morality, and Religion . Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 33 (1):57-59.score: 240.0
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  7. C. G. Pulman (2014). Kadri Vihvelin , Causes, Laws, and Free Will . Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 34 (1-2):98-100.score: 240.0
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  8. Stephen Pulman (1997). Focus and Higher Order Unification. Linguistics and Philosophy 20.score: 240.0
     
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  9. C. G. Pulman (ed.) (2014). Hart on Responsibility. Palgrave Macmillan.score: 240.0
  10. S. G. Pulman (2010). Karen Ida Boalth Spärck Jones 1935-2007. Proceedings of the British Academy 166:273.score: 240.0
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