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  1. Susan Peppers-Bates (2012). Steven Nadler , Occasionalism: Causation Among the Cartesians . Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 32 (3):214-217.
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  2. Susan Peppers-Bates (2009). Nicolas Malebranche: Freedom in an Occasionalist World. Continuum.
    Malebranche's metaphysics and the problem of human freedom -- God, order, and general volitions -- Arnauld and Malebranche on the power of the human intellect -- The cognitive faculties and the divine ideas -- Malebranche on free will and imminent causation.
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  3. Susan Peppers-Bates (2008). Divine Simplicity and Divine Command Ethics. International Philosophical Quarterly 48 (3):361-369.
    In this paper I will argue that a false assumption drives the attraction of philosophers to a divine command theory of morality. Specifically, I suggest the idea thatanything not created by God is independent of God is a misconception. The idea misleads us into thinking that our only choice in offering a theistic ground for morality is between making God bow to a standard independent of his will or God creating morality in revealing his will. Yet what is God is (...)
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  4. Susan Peppers-Bates (2007). Malebranche, by Andrew Pyle. European Journal of Philosophy 15 (1):127–129.
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  5. Susan Peppers-Bates (2005). Does Malebranche Need Efficacious Ideas? The Cognitive Faculties, the Ontological Status of Ideas, and Human Attention. Journal of the History of Philosophy 43 (1):83-105.