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  1. William Irwin Thompson (1998). Coming Into Being: Artifacts and Texts in the Evolution of Consciousness. St. Martin's Griffin.score: 590.0
    In his best-selling The Time Falling Bodies Take to Light , William Irwin Thompson intrigued readers with his thoughts on mythology and sexuality. In his newest book, Coming Into Being: Artifacts and Texts in the Evolution of Consciousness , he takes the reader on a journey through the evolution of consciousness from the preverbal communications of early stone carvings, to the writings of Marcel Proust, around the monumental wrappings of Christo and up to the rebirth of interest (...)
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  2. William Irwin Thompson (2000). Speculations on the City and the Evolution of Consciousness. Journal of Consciousness Studies 7 (7):35-42.score: 290.0
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  3. James Thompson (2012). Democracy, Monism and the Common Good: Rethinking William Clarke's Political Religion. History of European Ideas 38 (2):233-247.score: 150.0
    Summary This article re-examines the political thought of the neglected Fabian essayist and radical journalist William Clarke. Historians have differed over the relative importance of socialism and liberalism in Clarke's political thought. The argument is made here that the key to Clarke's thought lies in his moralised conception of democracy, rooted in his monist ontology. The further deepening of democracy was threatened for Clarke by developments in monopolistic capitalism and the related emergence of a new imperialism. Clarke's understanding of (...)
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  4. William Irwin (2004). Against Intertextuality. Philosophy and Literature 28 (2):227-242.score: 120.0
    : Julia Kristeva coined the term intertextuality in 1966, and since that time intertextuality has come to have almost as many meanings as users. No small task, I clarify what intertextuality means for Kristeva and her mentor/colleague, Roland Barthes before criticizing their concept of intertextuality and its application in interpretation. Because no rational and coherent concept of intertextuality is offered by Kristeva, Barthes, or their Epigoni, I conclude that intertextuality should be stricken from the lexicon of sincere and intelligent humanists.
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  5. William Irwin (2001). What is an Allusion? Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 59 (3):287–297.score: 120.0
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  6. William I. Thompson (2003). The Borg or Borges? In Owen Holland (ed.), Machine Consciousness. Imprint Academic. 187-192.score: 120.0
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  7. William Irwin (2009). Reading Audio Books. Philosophy and Literature 33 (2):pp. 358-368.score: 120.0
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  8. Stephen M. Kosslyn, William L. Thompson & Giorgio Ganis (2002). Mental Imagery Doesn't Work Like That. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 25 (2):198-200.score: 120.0
    This commentary focuses on four major points: (1) “Tacit knowledge” is not a complete explanation for imagery phenomena, if it is an explanation at all. (2) Similarities and dissimilarities between imagery and perception are entirely consistent with the depictive view. (3) Knowledge about the brain is crucial for settling the debate. (4) It is not clear what sort of theory Pylyshyn advocates.
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  9. William F. Thompson, John Sutton & Lincoln Colling, Action Synchronization with Biological Motion.score: 120.0
    The ability to predict the actions of other agents is vital for joint action tasks. Recent theory suggests that action prediction relies on an emulator system that permits observers to use information about their own motor dynamics to predict the actions of other agents. If this is the case, then predictions for self-generated actions should be more accurate than predictions for other-generated actions. We tested this hypothesis by employing a self/other synchronization paradigm where prediction accuracy for recording of self-generated movements (...)
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  10. David Baggett, Shawn E. Klein & William Irwin (eds.) (2004). Harry Potter and Philosophy: If Aristotle Ran Hogwarts. Chicago: Open Court.score: 120.0
    Urging readers of the Harry Potter series to dig deeper than wizards, boggarts, and dementors, the authors of this unique guide collect the musings of seventeen ...
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  11. William Forde Thompson & Max Coltheart (2008). The Role of Signal Detection and Amplification in the Induction of Emotion by Music. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 31 (5):597-598.score: 120.0
    We propose that the six mechanisms identified by Juslin & Vll (J&V) fall into two categories: signal detection and amplification. Signal detection mechanisms are unmediated and induce emotion by directly detecting emotive signals in music. Amplifiers act in conjunction with signal detection mechanisms. We also draw attention to theoretical and empirical challenges associated with the proposed mechanisms.
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  12. William Irwin & David Kyle Johnson (eds.) (2010). Introducing Philosophy Through Pop Culture: From Socrates to South Park, Hume to House. Wiley-Blackwell.score: 120.0
    Introducing Philosophy Through Pop Culture uses popular culture to illustrate important philosophical concepts and the work of the major philosophers.
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  13. William Irwin (2009). Prufrock's Question and Roquentin's Answer. Philosophy and Literature 33 (1):pp. 184-192.score: 120.0
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  14. Lincoln Colling, William Thompson & John Sutton (2013). Motor Experience Interacts with Effector Information During Action Prediction. Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society:2082-2087.score: 120.0
    Recent theory suggests that action prediction relies of a motor emulation mechanism that works by mapping observed actions onto the observer action system so that predictions can be generated using that same predictive mechanisms that underlie action control. This suggests that action prediction may be more accurate when there is a more direct mapping between the stimulus and the observer. We tested this hypothesis by comparing prediction accuracy for two stimulus types. A mannequin stimulus which contained information about the effectors (...)
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  15. E. P. Thompson (1995). Book Review: Witness Against the Beast: William Blake and the Moral Law. [REVIEW] Philosophy and Literature 19 (2).score: 120.0
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  16. William Irwin (1998). Peter Berkowitz: Nietzsche: The Ethics of an Immoralist. [REVIEW] Journal of Value Inquiry 32 (4):575-577.score: 120.0
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  17. William Irwin (2007). The Pop Culture Manifesto. Philosophy Now 64:11-13.score: 120.0
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  18. Per Sandin, Erland Mårald, Aidan Davison, David E. Nye & Paul B. Thompson (2013). Book Symposium on The Agrarian Vision: Sustainability and Environmental Ethics by Paul B. Thompson. [REVIEW] Philosophy and Technology 26 (3):301-320.score: 120.0
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  19. Sandra Waxman & William Thompson (1998). Words Are Invitations to Learn About Categories. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 21 (1):88-88.score: 120.0
    Evidence from language acquisition suggests that words are powerful mechanisms in the acquisition of substance concepts. Infants initially approach language with the general expectation that words refer to real kinds, regardless of grammatical cues to the contrary.
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  20. William Irwin & Gregory Bassham (2003). Depression, Informal Fallacies, and Cognitive Therapy. Inquiry 21 (3):15-21.score: 120.0
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  21. William Irwin (2012). Unbearable Godot. Philosophy Today 56 (1):84-89.score: 120.0
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  22. William I. Thompson (2007). Natural Drift and the Evolution of Culture. Journal of Consciousness Studies 14 (11):96-116.score: 120.0
    Dedicated to the Memory of Joseph Goguen.
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  23. William I. Thompson (2005). The Case for Teaching Geometry Before Algebra. Journal of Consciousness Studies 12 (3):81-82.score: 120.0
    Support from Peter J. Snow's 'Charting the Domains of Human Thought'.
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  24. William Irwin (2000). Interpreting Interpretation. International Studies in Philosophy 32 (4):143-144.score: 120.0
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  25. William Irwin (2010). Fancy Taking a Pop? The Philosophers' Magazine 49 (49):48-54.score: 120.0
    Philosophy needs to be popularised, as science needs to be popularised, and philosophy professors should be involved in the popularisation of philosophy, rather than leaving the task to well-meaning amateurs. Popular science is not necessarily pseudo-science; in fact, it rarely is. Likewise, popular philosophy does not have to be pseudo-philosophy. To democratise philosophy is not necessarily to “dumb it down” but to make it available in at least some form for all.
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  26. William Irwin (1997). How to Think About Weird Things. Teaching Philosophy 20 (3):325-326.score: 120.0
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  27. William Irwin (2014). Writing for the Reader: A Defense of Philosophy and Popular Culture Books. Essays in Philosophy 15 (1):77-85.score: 120.0
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  28. Alan J. Thomson & William A. Thompson (1977). Dynamics of a Bistable System: The Click Mechanism in Dipteran Flight. Acta Biotheoretica 26 (1).score: 120.0
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  29. William F. Thompson, Philip W. Graham & Frank A. Russo (2005). Seeing Music Performance: Visual Influences on Perception and Experience. Semiotica 156 (1/4):203-227.score: 120.0
    Drawing from ethnographic, empirical, and historical/cultural perspectives, we examine the extent to which visual aspects of music contribute to the communication that takes place between performers and their listeners. First, we introduce a framework for understanding how media and genres shape aural and visual experiences of music. Second, we present case studies of two performances, and describe the relation between visual and aural aspects of performance. Third, we report empirical evidence that visual aspects of performance reliably influence perceptions of musical (...)
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  30. Rebecca M. Todd, William A. Cunningham, Adam K. Anderson & Evan Thompson (2012). Affect-Biased Attention as Emotion Regulation. Trends in Cognitive Sciences 16 (7):365-372.score: 120.0
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  31. Harold W. Baillie, William A. Galston, Sara Goering, Deborah Hellman, Mark Sagoff, Paul B. Thompson, Robert Wachbroit, David T. Wasserman & Richard M. Zaner (2003). Genetic Prospects: Essays on Biotechnology, Ethics, and Public Policy. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.score: 120.0
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  32. William F. Brewer, Laura A. Carlson-Radvansky, G. Cossu, Catharine H. Echols, Karen Emmorey, Jonathan St B. T. Evans, Alan Garnham, David E. Irwin, John J. Kim & Stephen M. Kosslyn (1993). Bellugi, Ursula, 139 Berent, Iris, 203. Cognition 46:299.score: 120.0
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  33. James J. Carpenter, Garrett Ward Sheldon, Richard E. Dixon, Paul B. Thompson, Derek H. Davis, William Merkel, Richard Guy Wilson & M. Andrew Holowchak (2013). Thomas Jefferson and Philosophy: Essays on the Philosophical Cast of Jefferson's Writings. Lexington Books.score: 120.0
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  34. Lincoln John Colling & William Forde Thompson (2013). Music, Action, and Affect. In Tom Cochrane, Bernardino Fantini & Klaus R. Scherer (eds.), The Emotional Power of Music: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Musical Arousal, Expression, and Social Control. Oup Oxford.score: 120.0
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  35. Richard J. Davidson & William Irwin (1999). Review-Box 1. Conceptual and Methodological Complexities in Neuroimaging Studies of Human Emotion. Trends in Cognitive Sciences 3 (1):11-21.score: 120.0
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  36. Richard J. Davidson & William Irwin (1999). The Functional Neuroanatomy of Emotion and Affective Style. Trends in Cognitive Sciences 3 (1):11-21.score: 120.0
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  37. G. D., E. Kuster, Carl Weickert, Alan H. Gardiner, Herbert Thompson, J. G. Milne, Jean Maspero, Kurt Latte, T. E. Page, W. H. D. Rouse, F. Storr, A. S. Way, J. M. Edmonds, R. C. Seaton, Horace White, Kirsopp Lake, A. M. Harmon, F. C. Conybeare, W. C. Wright, J. Sargeaunt, F. W. Cornish, J. P. Postgate, J. W. MacKail, Cicero, E. O. Winstedt, H. E. Butler, M. Heseltine, W. Watts, William Woodthorpe Tarn & Gustav Mendel (1913). Die Schlange in der Griechischen Kunst Und ReligionDas Lesbische KymationTheban Ostraca. Part I. Hieratic TextsTheban Ostraca. Part II. Demotic TextsTheban Ostraca. Part III. Greek TextsTheban Ostraca. Part IV. Coptic TextsOrganisation Militaire de l'Egypte ByzantineDe Saltationibus GraecorumThe Loeb Classical LibrarySophocles. [REVIEW] Journal of Hellenic Studies 33:385.score: 120.0
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  38. Immaculada de Melo Martin, Valentina Urbanek, David Frank, William Kabasenche, Nicholas Agar, S. Matthew Liao, Anders Sandberg, Rebecca Roache, Allen Thompson, Stephen Jackson, Donald S. Maier, Nicole Hassoun, Benjamin Hale, Sune Holm & Scott Simmons (2013). Designer Biology: The Ethics of Intensively Engineering Biological and Ecological Systems. Lexington Books.score: 120.0
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  39. George A. Dunn, Jason T. Eberl & William Irwin (eds.) (2013). Sons of Anarchy and Philosophy: Brains Before Bullets. Wiley-Blackwell.score: 120.0
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  40. George A. Dunn & William Irwin (eds.) (2014). Veronica Mars and Philosophy: Investigating the Mysteries of Life (Which is a Bitch Until You Die). Wiley-Blackwell.score: 120.0
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  41. Michael Franz, Stephen A. McKnight, Michael P. Morrissey, William Petropulos, Geoffrey L. Price, John J. Ranieri & William M. Thompson (1998). The Politics of the Soul: Eric Voegelin on Religious Experience. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.score: 120.0
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  42. Frederick C. Gruber, Bernard Sklar, James Steve Counelis, Donald L. Thompson, William H. Graves, Ronald E. Comfort, Margaret D. Grote, Rhama D. Pope & David L. Madsen (1975). Book Review Section 2. [REVIEW] Ethics and Behavior 6 (1):66-74.score: 120.0
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  43. Jason Holt & William Irwin (eds.) (2013). The Ultimate Daily Show and Philosophy: More Moments of Zen, More Indecision Theory. Wiley.score: 120.0
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  44. William Irwin (1999). An Author Construct There Must Be. Diálogos 34 (74):169-178.score: 120.0
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  45. William Irwin (2011). Art and the Category of Being Aesthetic: A Neo-Wittgensteinian Account. [REVIEW] Journal of Value Inquiry 45 (1):59-66.score: 120.0
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  46. William Irwin (2001). A Critique of Hermeneutic Truth as Disclosure. International Studies in Philosophy 33 (4):63-75.score: 120.0
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  47. William Irwin (2013). Beyond Good and Evil. In , Black Sabbath and Philosophy: Mastering Reality. Wiley. 3--11.score: 120.0
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  48. William Irwin (ed.) (2013). Black Sabbath and Philosophy: Mastering Reality. Wiley.score: 120.0
     
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  49. William Irwin (2006). Cracks in the Da Vinci Code. The Philosophers' Magazine 33:48-49.score: 120.0
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  50. William Irwin & David K. Johnson (eds.) (2009). Heroes and Philosophy: Buy the Book, Save the World. Wiley.score: 120.0
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