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  1. The Cement of the Universe.J. L. Mackie - 1974 - Oxford, Clarendon Press.
  2. [Handout 12].J. L. Mackie - unknown
    1. Causal knowledge is an indispensable element in science. Causal assertions are embedded in both the results and the procedures of scientific investigation. 2. It is therefore worthwhile to investigate the meaning of causal statements and the ways in which we can arrive at causal knowledge.
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  3. Causes and Conditions.J. L. Mackie - 1965 - American Philosophical Quarterly 2 (4):245 - 264.
  4. The Miracle of Theism: Arguments for and Against the Existence of God.J. L. Mackie - 1982 - Oxford University Press.
    The late John L. Mackie, formerly of University College, Oxford.
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  5. Evil and Omnipotence.J. L. Mackie - 1955 - Mind 64 (254):200-212.
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    Ethics: Inventing Right and Wrong.Fred Feldman & J. L. Mackie - 1979 - Philosophical Review 88 (1):134.
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  7. Problems From Locke.J. L. Mackie - 1976 - Clarendon Press.
    Annotation In this book Mr. Mackie selects for critical discussion six related topic which are prominent in John Locke's Essay concerning Human Understanding: ...
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  8. Hume’s Moral Theory.J. L. Mackie - 1980 - Routledge.
    First Published in 1980. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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  9. Truth, Probability and Paradox: Studies in Philosophical Logic.J. L. Mackie - 1905 - Oxford, Clarendon Press.
    Classic work by one of the most brilliant figures in post-war analytic philosophy.
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    Sociobiology: Sense or Nonsense?J. L. Mackie - 1979 - Erkenntnis 15 (2):189-194.
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    The Conduct of Inquiry: Methodology for Behavioral Science.J. L. Mackie - 1966 - Philosophical Quarterly 16 (65):404.
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  12. Dispositions, Grounds, and Causes.J. L. Mackie - 1977 - Synthese 34 (4):361 - 369.
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  13. The Paradox of Confirmation.J. L. Mackie - 1962 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 13 (52):265-277.
  14. Can There Be a Right-Based Moral Theory?J. L. Mackie - 1978 - Midwest Studies in Philosophy 3 (1):350-359.
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  15. Morality and the Retributive Emotions.J. L. Mackie - 1982 - Criminal Justice Ethics 1 (1):3-10.
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    A Discourse on Property: John Locke and His Adversaries.J. L. Mackie - 1982 - Philosophical Quarterly 32 (126):91-94.
  17. The Cement of the Universe: A Study of Causation.J. L. Mackie - 1975 - Philosophy 50 (193):362-364.
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  18. The Law of the Jungle: Moral Alternatives and Principles of Evolution.J. L. Mackie - 1978 - Philosophy 53 (206):455 - 464.
  19. The Relevance Criterion of Confirmation.J. L. Mackie - 1969 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 20 (1):27-40.
  20. De What Re is de Re Modality?J. L. Mackie - 1974 - Journal of Philosophy 71 (16):551-561.
  21. The Subjectivity of Values.J. L. Mackie - 1997 - In James Rachels (ed.), Ethical Theory 1: The Question of Objectivity. Oxford University Press.
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    The Paradox of Confirmation.J. L. Mackie - 1963 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 13 (52):265-276.
  23. Persons and Values.J. L. Mackie - 1985 - Clarendon Press.
    This collection of John Mackie's papers on personal identity and topics in moral and political philosophy, some of which have not previously been published, deal with such issues as: multiple personality; the transcendental "I"; responsibility and language; aesthetic judgements; Sidgwick's pessimism; act-utiliarianism; right-based moral theories; cooperation, competition, and moral philosophy; universalization; rights, utility, and external costs; norms and dilemmas; Parfit's population paradox; and the combination of partially-ordered preferences.
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    Propensity, Evidence, and Diagnosis.J. L. Mackie - 1981 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 4 (3):345-346.
  25. Rights, Utility, and Universalization.J. L. Mackie - 1984 - Utility and Rights.
     
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    The Riddle of Existence.J. L. Mackie & W. Bednarowski - 1976 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 50 (1):247 - 289.
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    The Cement of the Universe.John Earman & J. L. Mackie - 1976 - Philosophical Review 85 (3):390.
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    Miller's so-Called Paradox of Information.J. L. Mackie - 1966 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 17 (2):144-147.
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    Responsibility and Language.J. L. Mackie - 1955 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 33 (3):143 – 159.
  30. Locke'S Anticipation Of Kripke.J. L. Mackie - 1974 - Analysis 34 (June):177-180.
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    The Philosophy of John Anderson.J. L. Mackie - 1962 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 40 (3):264-282.
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  32. Locke and Representative Perception.J. L. Mackie - 1998 - In Vere Chappell (ed.), Locke. Oxford University Press.
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    Mind, Brain, and Causation.J. L. Mackie - 1979 - Midwest Studies in Philosophy 4 (1):19-29.
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    Theism and Utopia.J. L. Mackie - 1962 - Philosophy 37 (140):153 - 158.
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    Logic and Knowledge.J. L. Mackie - 1985 - Clarendon Press.
    This collection of John Mackie's papers on topics in epistemology, some of which have not previously been published, deal with such issues as: incorrigible empirical statements; rationalism and empiricism; the philosophy of John Anderson; self-refutation; Plato's theory of idea; ideological explanation; problems of intentionality; Popper's third world;; mind, brain, and causation; Newcomb's Paradox and the direction of causation; induction; causation in concept, knowledge, and reality; absolutism; Locke and representative perception; and anti-realisms.
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    The Transitivity of Counterfactuals and Causation.J. L. Mackie - 1980 - Analysis 40 (1):53 - 54.
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    Self-Refutation--A Formal Analysis.J. L. Mackie - 1965 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 30 (3):365-366.
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    The Disutility of Act-Utilitarianism.J. L. Mackie - 1973 - Philosophical Quarterly 23 (93):289-300.
    The paradoxical view of warnock and hodgson that act-Utilitarianism must have disutility is criticised. Simple examples in game theory style show that it does not defeat the possibility of cooperation and that it allows an approximation to truth-Telling. Promising would indeed have only a limited role in an act-Utilitarian society, But that is because its normal function is to aid compromise between divergent purposes. Also, The efforts of a single act-Utilitarian in a non-Act-Utilitarian society need not frustrate themselves, If he (...)
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  39. Sidgwick's Pessimism.J. L. Mackie - 1976 - Philosophical Quarterly 26 (105):317-327.
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    XIII—The Possibility of Innate Knowledge.J. L. Mackie - 1970 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 70 (1):245-260.
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    The Possibility of Innate Knowledge.J. L. MacKie - 1970 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 70:245 - 257.
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    Causality and Determinism. [REVIEW]J. L. Mackie - 1976 - Journal of Philosophy 73 (8):213-218.
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  43. Evil Shows That There is No God.J. L. Mackie - 2000 - In Brian Davies (ed.), Philosophy of Religion: A Guide and Anthology. Oxford University Press.
     
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    Are There Any Incorrigible Metaphysical Statements?J. L. Mackie - 1963 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 41:12.
  45. Mill's Methods of Induction.J. L. Mackie - 1967 - In Paul Edwards (ed.), The Encyclopedia of Philosophy. New York: Macmillan. pp. 5--324.
     
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    The Rules of Natural Deduction.J. L. Mackie - 1958 - Analysis 19 (2):27 - 35.
    This article is a clarification of different procedures in natural deduction: universal instantiation, Universal generalisation, Existential generalisation, And existential instantiation. The author discusses rules concerning universal generalisation from copi's "symbolic logic". (staff).
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    A Variant of the 'Heterological' Paradox: A Further Note.J. L. Mackie & J. J. C. Smart - 1953 - Analysis 14 (6):146 - 149.
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    Discussion.C. J. F. Williams, R. J. Pinkerton, J. L. Mackie & J. M. Shorter - 1961 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 39 (3):276 – 287.
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    Mind, Brain, and Causation.J. L. Mackie - 1979 - Midwest Studies in Philosophy 4 (1):19-29.
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  50. The Subjectivity of Values JL Mackie.J. L. Mackie - 1988 - In Geoffrey Sayre-McCord (ed.), Essays on Moral Realism. Cornell University Press.
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