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    Patenting Medical and Surgical Techniques: An Ethical-Legal Analysis.Stephen E. Wear, William H. Coles, Anthony H. Szczygiel, Adrianne McEvoy & Carl C. Pegels - 1998 - Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 23 (1):75 – 97.
    Considerable controversy has recently arisen regarding the patenting of medical and surgical processes in the United States. One such patent, viz. for a "chevron" incision used in ophthalmologic surgery, has especially occasioned heated response including a major, condemnatory ethics policy statement from the American Medical Association as well as federal legislation denying patent protection for most uses of a patented medical or surgical procedure. This article identifies and discusses the major legal, ethical and public policy considerations offered by proponents and (...)
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  2. Sex, Love, and Friendship: Studies of the Society for the Philosophy of Sex and Love: 1993-2003.Adrianne Leigh McEvoy (ed.) - 2011 - Rodopi.
    One WHY LOVERS CAN'T BE FRIENDS James Conlon That one's spouse is also one's closest friend is a common claim and seems innocent enough. ...
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    The Conversation's the Thing: The Gospel in Australian Culture.James McEvoy - 2016 - Australasian Catholic Record, The 93 (1):68.
    McEvoy, James There's something distinctive about Australia, not only about its landscape, its vegetation, its wildlife, and its history, but also about the patterns of life and understanding that we, the country's human inhabitants, have developed together. There's something distinctive about Australian culture.
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    Historiography in a Metaphysical Mode.Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent, Jan Golinski, Lissa Roberts & John McEvoy - 2012 - Metascience 21 (1):41-57.
    Historiography in a metaphysical mode Content Type Journal Article Pages 1-17 DOI 10.1007/s11016-011-9524-6 Authors Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent, CETCOPRA/Université Paris 1-Panthéon-Sorbonne, 17 Rue de la Sorbonne, 75231 Paris Cedex05, France Jan Golinski, Department of History, University of New Hampshire, 20 Academic Way, Durham, NH 03824, USA Lissa L. Roberts, Department of Science, Technology and Policy Studies (STePS), University of Twente, Postbox 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands John McEvoy, Department of Philosophy, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221, USA Journal Metascience Online (...)
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    The Theological Notion of the Human Person: A Conversation Between the Theology of Karl Rahner and the Philosophy of John Macmurray [Book Review].James McEvoy - 2014 - Australasian Catholic Record, The 91 (3):374.
    McEvoy, James Review of: The theological notion of the human person: A conversation between the theology of Karl Rahner and the philosophy of John Macmurray, by Gregory Brett, pp. 288, US$93.95.
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    Robert Grosseteste.James McEvoy - 2000 - Oup Usa.
    Robert Grosseteste was the initiator of the English scientific tradition, one of the first chancellors of Oxford University, and a famous teacher and commentator on the newly discovered works of Aristotle. In this book, James McEvoy provides the first general, inclusive overview of the entire range of Grosseteste's massive intellectual achievement.
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  7. Jumps of Quasi-Minimal Enumeration Degrees.Kevin McEvoy - 1985 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 50 (3):839-848.
  8. On Minimal Pairs of Enumeration Degrees.Kevin McEvoy & S. Barry Cooper - 1985 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 50 (4):983-1001.
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    Platonism and the 'Epistemic Role Puzzle'.Mark McEvoy - 2012 - Philosophia Mathematica 20 (3):289-304.
    Jody Azzouni has offered the following argument against the existence of mathematical entities: if, as it seems, mathematical entities play no role in mathematical practice, we therefore have no reason to believe in them. I consider this argument as it applies to mathematical platonism, and argue that it does not present a legitimate novel challenge to platonism. I also assess Azzouni's use of the ‘epistemic role puzzle’ (ERP) to undermine the platonist's alleged parallel between skepticism about mathematical entities and external-world (...)
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    Belief-Independent Processes and the Generality Problem for Reliabilism.Mark McEvoy - 2005 - Dialectica 59 (1):19–35.
    The Generality Problem for process reliabilism is to outline a procedure for determining when two beliefs are produced by the same process, in such a way as to avoid, on the one hand, individuating process types so narrowly that each type is instantiated only once, or, on the other hand, individuating them so broadly that beliefs that have different epistemic statuses are subsumed under the same process type. In this paper, I offer a solution to the problem which takes belief‐independent (...)
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    The Epistemological Status of Computer-Assisted Proofs.Mark McEvoy - 2007 - Philosophia Mathematica 16 (3):374-387.
    Several high-profile mathematical problems have been solved in recent decades by computer-assisted proofs. Some philosophers have argued that such proofs are a posteriori on the grounds that some such proofs are unsurveyable; that our warrant for accepting these proofs involves empirical claims about the reliability of computers; that there might be errors in the computer or program executing the proof; and that appeal to computer introduces into a proof an experimental element. I argue that none of these arguments withstands scrutiny, (...)
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  12. Mind, Metaphysics and Value in the Thomistic and Analytical Traditions.John Haldane, James Mcevoy, Michael Dunne, Fergus Kerr, Brian Davies & Robert Pasnau - 2004 - Philosophical Quarterly 54 (216):469-473.
     
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    Causal Tracking Reliabilism and the Lottery Problem.Mark McEvoy - 2012 - Grazer Philosophische Studien 86 (1):73-92.
    The lottery problem is often regarded as a successful counterexample to reliabilism. The process of forming your true belief that your ticket has lost solely on the basis of considering the odds is, from a purely probabilistic viewpoint, much more reliable than the process of forming a true belief that you have lost by reading the results in a normally reliable newspaper. Reliabilism thus seems forced, counterintuitively, to count the former process as knowledge if it so counts the latter process. (...)
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    Positivism, Whiggism, and the Chemical Revolution: A Study in the Historiography of Chemistry.John G. McEvoy - 1997 - History of Science 35 (107):1-33.
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    The Lottery Puzzle and Pritchard's Safety Analysis of Knowledge.Mark McEvoy - 2009 - Journal of Philosophical Research 34:7-20.
    Duncan Pritchard's version of the safety analysis of knowledge has it that for all contingent propositions, p, S knows that p iff S believes that p, p is true, and (the “safety principle”) in most nearby worlds in which S forms his belief in the same way as in the actual world, S believes that p only if p is true. Among the other virtues claimed by Pritchard for this view is its supposed ability to solve a version of the (...)
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    Kitcher, Mathematical Intuition, and Experience.Mark McEvoy - 2007 - Philosophia Mathematica 15 (2):227-237.
    Mathematical apriorists sometimes hold that our non-derived mathematical beliefs are warranted by mathematical intuition. Against this, Philip Kitcher has argued that if we had the experience of encountering mathematical experts who insisted that an intuition-produced belief was mistaken, this would undermine that belief. Since this would be a case of experience undermining the warrant provided by intuition, such warrant cannot be a priori.I argue that this leaves untouched a conception of intuition as merely an aspect of our ordinary ability to (...)
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    Is Discharge Knee Range of Motion a Useful and Relevant Clinical Indicator After Total Knee Replacement? Part 2.Justine M. Naylor, Victoria Ko, Steve Rougellis, Nick Green, Rajat Mittal, Rob Heard, Anthony E. T. Yeo, Anne Barnett, Danella Hackett, Chris Saliba, Nicole Smith, Martin Mackey, Alison Harmer, Ian A. Harris, Sam Adie & Lynette McEvoy - 2012 - Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice 18 (3):652-658.
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    Causal Tracking Reliabilism and the Gettier Problem.Mark McEvoy - 2014 - Synthese 191 (17):4115-4130.
    This paper argues that reliabilism can handle Gettier cases once it restricts knowledge producing reliable processes to those that involve a suitable causal link between the subject’s belief and the fact it references. Causal tracking reliabilism (as this version of reliabilism is called) also avoids the problems that refuted the causal theory of knowledge, along with problems besetting more contemporary theories (such as virtue reliabilism and the “safety” account of knowledge). Finally, causal tracking reliabilism allows for a response to Linda (...)
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    Selected Philosophical Papers of Robert Boyle.John G. McEvoy - 1981 - Teaching Philosophy 4 (2):193-194.
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    Mathematical Apriorism and Warrant: A Reliabilist-Platonist Account.Mark Mcevoy - 2005 - Philosophical Forum 36 (4):399–417.
    Mathematical apriorism holds that mathematical truths must be established using a priori processes. Against this, it has been argued that apparently a priori mathematical processes can, under certain circumstances, fail to warrant the beliefs they produce; this shows that these warrants depend on contingent features of the contexts in which they are used. They thus cannot be a priori. -/- In this paper I develop a position that combines a reliabilist version of mathematical apriorism with a platonistic view of mathematical (...)
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    Does The Necessity of Mathematical Truths Imply Their Apriority?Mark McEvoy - 2013 - Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 94 (4):431-445.
    It is sometimes argued that mathematical knowledge must be a priori, since mathematical truths are necessary, and experience tells us only what is true, not what must be true. This argument can be undermined either by showing that experience can yield knowledge of the necessity of some truths, or by arguing that mathematical theorems are contingent. Recent work by Albert Casullo and Timothy Williamson argues (or can be used to argue) the first of these lines; W. V. Quine and Hartry (...)
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    Safety, The Lottery Puzzle, and Misprinted Lottery Results.Mark McEvoy - 2009 - Journal of Philosophical Research 34:47-49.
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    Is Reliabilism Compatible with Mathematical Knowledge?Mark McEvoy - 2004 - Philosophical Forum 35 (4):423-437.
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    A "Revolutionary" Philosophy of Science: Feyerabend and the Degeneration of Critical Rationalism Into Sceptical Fallibilism.John G. McEvoy - 1975 - Philosophy of Science 42 (1):49-66.
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    Paul of Venice.J. McEvoy - 1980 - Philosophical Studies 27:338-339.
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    Plato and The Wisdom of Egypt.James McEvoy - 1984 - Irish Philosophical Journal 1 (2):1-24.
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    Deflating Existential Consequence: A Case for Nominalism. By Jody Azzouni.Mark McEvoy - 2007 - Metaphilosophy 38 (2-3):344–350.
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    Witch-Hunting, Magic, and the New Philosophy.John McEvoy - 1984 - Teaching Philosophy 7 (1):66-70.
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  29. Perspectives on Priestley's Science.John Mcevoy - 2000 - Enlightenment and Dissent 19:60-77.
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    Experimental Mathematics, Computers and the a Priori.Mark McEvoy - 2013 - Synthese 190 (3):397-412.
    In recent decades, experimental mathematics has emerged as a new branch of mathematics. This new branch is defined less by its subject matter, and more by its use of computer assisted reasoning. Experimental mathematics uses a variety of computer assisted approaches to verify or prove mathematical hypotheses. For example, there is “number crunching” such as searching for very large Mersenne primes, and showing that the Goldbach conjecture holds for all even numbers less than 2 × 1018. There are “verifications” of (...)
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  31. Thomas Aquinas: Approaches to Truth the Aquinas Lectures at Maynooth, 1996-2001.J. J. Mcevoy & Michael Dunne - 2002
     
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    St. Augustine's Account of Time and Wittgenstein's Criticisms.James McEvoy - 1984 - Review of Metaphysics 37 (3):547 - 577.
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    Authors Index Volume 2.F. M. Akeroyd, D. Baird, T. Benfey, P. Duhem, R. B. King, J. Kovac, J. G. Mcevoy, J. Morrell, R. K. Nesbet & J. L. Ramsey - 2000 - Foundations of Chemistry 2 (265).
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    The Metaphysics of Light in the Middle Ages.James McEvoy - 1978 - Philosophical Studies 26:126-145.
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    Lost Icons: Reflections on Cultural Bereavement [Book Review].James McEvoy - 2005 - The Australasian Catholic Record 82 (2):243.
  36. The Philosophy of Robert Grosseteste.J. J. McEvoy - 1982 - Oxford University Press.
    Setting the thought of Robert Grosseteste within the broader context of the intellectual, religious, and social movements of his time, this study elucidates the evolution of his ideas on topics ranging from the mathematical laws that govern the movement of bodies, God as the mathematical Creator, and human knowledge, to religious experience and the place of humanity within the social, natural, and providential orders.
     
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    The Theory of Friendship in Erasmus and Thomas More.James McEvoy - 2006 - American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 80 (2):227-252.
    The foundation of humanist friendship and its purpose lay in the sharing of the Christian faith accompanied by the love of classical letters. The ideas of Erasmus concerning friendship are best developed in his Adagia, and thus in relationship to the ancient proverbs on the subject. The approval given by him to the classical, humanistic ideal of noble, virtuous, equal, and lasting friendship contrasts with Thomas More’s traditional conception of friendship which derived directly from Christian sources. More held that the (...)
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    Early Medieval Philosophy (480–1150).J. McEvoy - 1987 - Philosophical Studies 31:427-429.
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    Charles Taylor: Meaning, Morals and Modernity [Book Review].James McEvoy - 2003 - The Australasian Catholic Record 80 (4):523.
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    Philosophie Im Mittelalter. Entwicklungslinien Und Paradigmen.James Mcevoy - 1989 - Irish Philosophical Journal 6 (1):169-170.
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    Review of Paul Boghossian, Fear of Knowledge[REVIEW]Mark McEvoy - 2008 - Metaphilosophy 39 (1):144–150.
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    Should Analytic Epistemology Be Replaced By Ameliorative Psychology?Mark McEvoy - 2007 - Southwest Philosophy Review 23 (1):163-171.
    Michael Bishop and J.D.Trout have recently argued that analytic epistemology is incapable of incorporating insights from experimental psychology, and that while an acceptable epistemology should be normative, analytic epistemology lacks normativity. For these reasons, they urge that analytic epistemology should be replaced by what they call “ameliorative psychology”: a view that draws on empirical findings in psychology in order to help people become better reasoners. In this paper, I argue that analytic epistemology does not need to be replaced, as it (...)
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    Questions of Authenticity and Chronology Concerning Works Attributed to Robert Grosseteste and Edited 1940-1980 (I).James McEvoy - 1981 - Bulletin de Philosophie Medievale 23 (1):64-90.
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    Varieties of Religion Today: William James Revisited [Book Review].James McEvoy - 2003 - The Australasian Catholic Record 80 (2):263.
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    A Model for Implementing a Sustainability Strategy Through HRM Practices.Paul F. Buller & Glenn M. McEvoy - 2016 - Business and Society Review 121 (4):465-495.
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    'Leaving a Space for the Non-Theorizable': Self and Other in Hélène Cixous's Writing for the Theatre.William McEvoy - 2009 - The European Legacy 14 (1):19-30.
    This essay argues that Hélène Cixous's writings on theatre demonstrate an ongoing concern with the non-theorizable as a fundamental element of her experience of theatre. This creates a tension between Cixous's role as a theorist and her role as a creative writer, and this essay explores how this tension manifests itself in her reflections on theatre. It looks at the strategies Cixous adopts to allow the non-theoretical to inflect her critical and creative writing, focusing on her denial of specialist knowledge (...)
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    Living in an Age of Authenticity: Charles Taylor on Identity Today.James McEvoy - 2009 - The Australasian Catholic Record 86 (2):161.
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    Bibliography of the Philosophy of Science, 1945-1981.John G. McEvoy - 1984 - Teaching Philosophy 7 (4):372-373.
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    Understanding the Copernican Revolution.John G. McEvoy - 1989 - Teaching Philosophy 12 (2):145-160.
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    Language and Other Abstract Objects &Lsqb1981&Rsqb: The Metaphysics Of Linguistics. [REVIEW]Mark Mcevoy - 2002 - Philosophical Forum 34 (3-4):427-438.
    Book reviewed:;Jerrold J. Katz, Language and OtherObjects;Book reviewed:;Jerrold J. Katz, Language and Other Abstract Objects;Book reviewed:;Jerrold J. Katz, Language and Other Abstract Objects;Book reviewed:;Jerrold J. Katz, Language and Other Abstract Objects;Book reviewed:;Jerrold J. Katz, Language and Other Abstract Objects;Book reviewed:;Jerrold J. Katz, Language and Other Abstract Objects;Book reviewed:;Jerrold J. Katz, Language and Other Abstract Objects;Book reviewed:;Jerrold J. Katz, Language and Other Abstract Objects;Book reviewed:;Jerrold J. Katz, Language and Other Abstract Objects;Book reviewed:;Jerrold J. Katz, Language and Other Abstract Objects.
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