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  1. Who's Afraid of Determinism? Rethinking Causes and Possibilities.Christopher Taylor & Daniel Dennett - 2002 - In Robert H. Kane (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Free Will. Oxford University Press. pp. 257--277.
    Incompatibilism, the view that free will and determinism are incompatible, subsists on two widely accepted, but deeply confused, theses concerning possibility and causation: (1) in a deterministic universe, one can never truthfully utter the sentence "I could have done otherwise," and (2) in such universes, one can never really take credit for having caused an event, since in fact all events have been predetermined by conditions during the universe's birth. Throughout the free will.
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  2. Plato's Totalitarianism.Christopher Cw Taylor - 1986 - Polis 5 (2):4-29.
     
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  3. Socrates the Sophist.Christopher Taylor - 2006 - In Lindsay Judson & Vassilis Karasmanis (eds.), Remembering Socrates: Philosophical Essays. Oxford University Press.
     
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    Socrates: A Very Short Introduction.Christopher Taylor - 2000 - Oxford University Press.
    Socrates is one of the most important figures in the history of Western philosophy, but also one of the least known, since he wrote nothing himself, and is known to us only via the writings of others. This book examines the relation of these portrayals, especially Plato's, to the historical person, and also discusses the significance of Socrates' thought to the development of Western philosophy as we know it today.
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    In the Vicinity of the Righteous: Ziyāra and the Veneration of Muslim Saints in Late Medieval EgyptIn the Vicinity of the Righteous: Ziyara and the Veneration of Muslim Saints in Late Medieval Egypt.Reuven Amitai & Christopher S. Taylor - 2000 - Journal of the American Oriental Society 120 (4):688.
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    Democritus, the Epicureans, Death, and Dying.Pat Easterling Backhouse, Michael Frede, Sara Owen & Christopher Taylor - 2002 - Classical Quarterly 52:193-206.
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    Changes in Valence, Coordination and Reactivity That Occur Upon Oxidation of Fresh Metal Surfaces.Olayinka Olatunji-Ojo & Christopher D. Taylor - 2013 - Philosophical Magazine 93 (34):4286-4310.
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  8. Aiming and Determining: A Discussion of Iakovos Vasiliou, Aiming at Virtue in Plato.Christopher Taylor - 2010 - In Brad Inwood (ed.), Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy Volume 39. Oxford University Press.
     
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    Plato and Socrates. [REVIEW]Christopher C. W. Taylor - 2010 - Phronesis 55 (1):104-123.
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    Book Notes Plato and Socrates. [REVIEW]Christopher Taylor - 2010 - Phronesis 55 (1):104-123.
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    Book Review. [REVIEW]Christopher Taylor - 2000 - Journal of the American Oriental Society 120 (1):118-119.
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    Center for Cognitive Studies.Christopher Taylor & Daniel Dennett - unknown
    Incompatibilism, the view that free will and determinism are incompatible, subsists on two widely accepted, but deeply confused, theses concerning possibility and causation: (1) in a deterministic universe, one can never truthfully utter the sentence “I could have done otherwise,” and (2) in such universes, one can never really receive credit or blame for having caused an event, since in fact all events have been predetermined by conditions during the universe’s birth. Throughout the free will literature one finds variations on (...)
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    Depositum II: Konrad Cramer's "Reflections on the Logical Structure of a Kantian Moral Argument".Christopher R. Taylor - 2003 - Zeitschrift für Philosophische Forschung 57 (4):601-611.
    Konrad Cramer, in “ Reflections on the Logical Structure of a Kantian Moral Argument ”, argues that the Universal Law Formulation of the Categorical Imperative is best understood as providing us with an indirect method for determining the moral permissibility of acting on our maxims. He then goes on argue, however, that no interpretation of UL is consistent with Kant’s epistemic claim that we can easily discover what morality demands of us. In response I argue that Cramer relies on an (...)
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  14. Ethics and Politics in Aristotle: A Discussion of Richard Kraut, Aristotle: Political Philosophy.Christopher Taylor - 2002 - In David Sedley (ed.), Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy Volume Xxiii: Winter 2002. Oxford University Press.
     
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    Expansions of Dually Pseudocomplemented Heyting Algebras.Christopher Taylor - 2017 - Studia Logica 105 (4):817-841.
    We investigate expansions of Heyting algebras in possession of a unary term describing the filters that correspond to congruences. Hasimoto proved that Heyting algebras equipped with finitely many normal operators have such a term, generalising a standard construction on finite-type boolean algebras with operators. We utilise Hasimoto’s technique, extending the existence condition to a larger class of EHAs and some classes of double-Heyting algebras. Such a term allows us to characterise varieties with equationally definable principal congruences using a single equation. (...)
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    Expansions of Dually Pseudocomplemented Heyting Algebras.Christopher Taylor - 2017 - Studia Logica 105 (4):817-841.
    We investigate expansions of Heyting algebras in possession of a unary term describing the filters that correspond to congruences. Hasimoto proved that Heyting algebras equipped with finitely many normal operators have such a term, generalising a standard construction on finite-type boolean algebras with operators. We utilise Hasimoto’s technique, extending the existence condition to a larger class of EHAs and some classes of double-Heyting algebras. Such a term allows us to characterise varieties with equationally definable principal congruences using a single equation. (...)
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    Genocide and the Religious Imaginary in Rwanda.Christopher C. Taylor - 2013 - The Oxford Handbook of Religion and Violence:268-279.
    This chapter, which concentrates on the violent imaginaries that informed the reports and deeds of the 1994 Rwandan genocide, reviews the perseverance of pre-colonial notions of a sacred king whose “wild sovereignty” and inability to promote the flow of imaana earns him fateful sacrifice. The term imaana denotes a supreme being and, in a more generalized way, a “diffuse, fecundating fluid” of celestial origin whose activity upon livestock, land, and people brought fertility and abundance. As imaana's earthly representative, the king (...)
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    On Love and the Mystic Ideologies Concerning the Human Heart.Christopher S. Taylor - 2008 - Proceedings of the Xxii World Congress of Philosophy 49:111-120.
    The question of concentration, or to use a word more in tune with the true nature of this essay, the heart, of this work is to explore the constructs surrounding the very nature and essence of the human heart. By heart I mean not the organ of flesh and blood, or the muscle that pumps life through out our corporal beings. But rather I mean to speak of an emotion that exists in parallel to the spirit or soul of the (...)
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    Postcolonial Reason and Its Critique: Deliberations on Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak’s Thoughts Ed. By Purushottama Bilimoria, Dina Al-Kassim.Christopher Taylor - 2016 - philoSOPHIA: A Journal of Continental Feminism 6 (2):279-284.
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    Three Essays.Christopher S. Taylor, John O. Voll & W. Michael Reisman - 1990 - Cardozo Studies in Law and Literature 2 (1):91-99.
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    The Mamluks in Egyptian Politics and Society.Christopher S. Taylor, Thomas Philipp & Ulrich Haarmann - 2000 - Journal of the American Oriental Society 120 (1):118.
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    The Pear Tree Project: A Geographico-Statistical and Linguistic Analysis.Christopher J. Taylor & Giovanni Mauro - 2012 - Perspectives 20 (1):25-41.
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