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    Individuals: An Essay in Descriptive Metaphysics.James Cargile - 1959 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 38 (2):320-323.
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    Rational Decision and Causality.James Cargile - 1984 - Journal of Philosophy 81 (3):163-168.
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    Rational Belief Systems.James Cargile - 1981 - Philosophical Review 90 (3):454.
  4. The Sorites Paradox.James Cargile - 1969 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 20 (3):193-202.
  5. Thought Experiments in Science and Philosophy.James Cargile - 1994 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 54 (2):479-482.
    Preface: This volume originated in a conference on "The Place of Thought Experiments in Science and Philosophy" which was organized by us and held at the Center for Philosophy of Science at the University of Pittsburgh, April 18-20, 1986. The idea behind this conference was to encourage philosophers and scientists to talk to each other about the role of thought experiments in their various disciplines. These papers were either written for the conference, or were written after it by commentators and (...)
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    A Note on "Iterated Knowings".James Cargile - 1970 - Analysis 30 (5):151 - 155.
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    Pascal's Wager.James Cargile - 1982 - In Steven M. Cahn & David Shatz (eds.), Philosophy. Oxford University Press. pp. 250-.
    A. Pascal's statement of his wager argument is couched in terms of the theory of probability and the theory of games, and the exposition is unclear and unnecessarily complicated. The following is a ‘creative’ reformulation of the argument designed to avoid some of the objections which have been or might be raised against the original.
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    Pascal's Wager: PHILOSOPHY.James Cargile - 1966 - Philosophy 41 (157):250-257.
    A. Pascal's statement of his wager argument is couched in terms of the theory of probability and the theory of games, and the exposition is unclear and unnecessarily complicated. The following is a ‘creative’ reformulation of the argument designed to avoid some of the objections which have been or might be raised against the original.
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    On a Problem About Probability and Decision.James Cargile - 1992 - Analysis 52 (4):211 - 216.
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    In Reply to a Defense of Skepticism.James Cargile - 1972 - Philosophical Review 81 (2):229-236.
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    Newcomb's Paradox.James Cargile - 1975 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 26 (3):234-239.
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    Justification and Misleading Defeaters.James Cargile - 1995 - Analysis 55 (3):216 - 220.
  13. On Russell's Argument Against Resemblance Nominalism.James Cargile - 2003 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 81 (4):549 – 560.
    Russell famously argued that Resemblance Nominalism leads to a vicious infinite regress in attempting to avoid admitting universals. Saying that a number of things are white only in that they resemble a particular white thing leaves a number of resemblances to that white thing, each of them constituting the holding of the same relation to the paradigm, qualifying that resemblance relation as a universal. Trying to dismiss that new universal by appeal to resemblances between those first resemblances only leads to (...)
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    Paradoxes: A Study in Form and Predication.James Cargile - 1979 - Cambridge University Press.
    The ancient semantic paradoxes were thought to undermine the rationalist metaphysics of Plato, and their modern relatives have been used by Russell and others to administer some severe logical and epistemological shocks. These are not just tricks or puzzles, but are intimately connected with some of the liveliest and most basic philosophical disputes about logical form, universals, reference and predication. Dr Cargile offers here an original and sustained treatment of this range of issues, and in fact presents an unfashionable defence (...)
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    The Surprise Test Paradox.James Cargile - 1967 - Journal of Philosophy 64 (18):550-563.
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    Definitions and Counter-Examples.James Cargile - 1987 - Philosophy 62 (240):179 - 193.
    In his paper ‘A Function for Thought Experiments’, T. S. Kuhn asks: Ought we demand of our concepts, as we do of our laws and theories, that they be applicable to any and every situation that might conceivably arise in any possible world? Is it not sufficient to demand of a concept, as we do of a law or theory, that it be unequivocally applicable in every situation which we expect ever to encounter?
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    On the Burden of Proof.James Cargile - 1997 - Philosophy 72 (279):59 - 83.
    The phrase ‘burden of proof’ or ‘onus probandi’ originally referred to something determined by a judge in a legal proceeding. Some claims would be accepted as true by the court, and other relevant claims would require proving. The burden of doing this proving could be assigned to one or another party by the judge. Success or failure to meet this burden could be determined by the judge or the jury, as could consequences of success or failure.
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    Review: David Kaplan, Richard Montague, Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic: A Paradox Regained; Martin Gardner, The British Journal of Philosophy of Science: A New Prediction Paradox; K. R. Popper, The British Journal of Philosophy of Science:A Comment on the New Prediction Paradox. [REVIEW]James Cargile - 1965 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 30 (1):102-103.
  19. On "Alexander's" Dictum.James Cargile - 2003 - Topoi 22 (2):143-149.
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  20. The Language of Thought Revisited.James Cargile - 2010 - Analysis 70 (2):359-367.
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    On Believing You Believe.James Cargile - 1967 - Analysis 27 (6):177 - 183.
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    The Ontological Argument.James Cargile - 1975 - Philosophy 50 (191):69 - 80.
    There are several styles of ontological argument. Here are examples of the first style. God has all perfections. Existence is a perfection. ∴God exists. All perfect beings exist. God is a perfect being. ∴God exists. God couldn't be improved. A being that doesn't exist could be improved . ∴God exists.
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  23. The Fallacy of Epistemicism.James Cargile - 2005 - In Tamar Szabo Gendler & John Hawthorne (eds.), Oxford Studies in Epistemology. Oxford University Press. pp. 33.
     
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  24. Some Comments on Fatalism.James Cargile - 1996 - Philosophical Quarterly 46 (182):1-11.
    This paper discusses fatalism, defined as the view that it is never both in one's power to do X and in one's power to not do X. It is argued that this view is made out as more plausible than it really is, because of unclarity as to its meaning. Some philosophers, such as Michael Dummett or David Lewis, who criticise fatalism, actually advocate views closely in line with fatalism as defined here.
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    IV. Davidson's Notion of Logical Form.James Cargile - 1970 - Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 13 (1-4):129-139.
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    Pseudo-Problems: How Analytic Philosophy Gets Done.James Cargile - 1996 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 56 (4):975-977.
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    On Omnipotence.James Cargile - 1967 - Noûs 1 (2):201-205.
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    What Is a Natural Property?James Cargile - 1989 - Philosophy 64 (248):137 - 158.
    In Principia Ethica Moore held that the meaning of the word ‘good’ is a simple, unanalysable, non-natural property. Several features of this claim might be questioned. It might be questioned whether there are properties at all, and whether, even if there are, they are ever the meanings of words. Again, it might be questioned whether the word ‘good’ expresses a property, even assuming that some other words do. Moore considers this latter question, but not the former . The two questions (...)
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    The Revision Theory of Truth.James Cargile - 1995 - Philosophical Books 36 (3):165-173.
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    A Paradox Regained.James Cargile - 1965 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 30 (1):102-103.
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    Davidson's Notion of Logical Form.James Cargile - 1970 - Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 13:129.
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  32. The Fallacy of Epistemicism.James Cargile - 2006 - Oxford Studies in Epistemology 1.
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  33. Utilitarianism and the Desert Island Problem.James Cargile - 1964 - Analysis 25 (1):23 - 24.
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  34. The Problem of Induction.James Cargile - 1998 - Philosophy 73 (2):247-275.
    No one doubts that philosophers have discussed at length ‘the problem of induction’, but it would also be generally recognized that there would be disagreement as to precisely what that problem is. Rather than tackle the formulation problem, I will borrow from a popular text: Our existence as well as science itself is based on the principle of induction that tells us to reason from past frequencies to future likelihoods, from the limited known of the past and present to the (...)
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    David Kaplan and Richard Montague. A Paradox Regained. Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic, Vol. 1 , Pp. 79–90. - Martin Gardner. A New Prediction Paradox. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, Vol. 13 , P. 51. - K. R. Popper. A Comment on the New Prediction Paradox. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, Vol. 13 , P. 51. [REVIEW]James Cargile - 1965 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 30 (1):102-103.
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    Critical Notice.James Cargile - 1986 - Mind 95 (377):116 - 126.
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    Supposing for the Sake of Argument.James Cargile - 1995 - Inquiry: Critical Thinking Across the Disciplines 15 (1):76-79.
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    On Consequentialism.James Cargile - 1969 - Analysis 29 (3):78 - 88.
    … if someone really thinks, in advance, that it is open to question whether such an action as procuring the judicial execution of the innocent should be quite excluded from consideration—I do not want to argue with him; he shows a corrupt mind. (G. E. M. Anscombe, ‘Modern Moral Philosophy’, Philosophy, 1958, p. 17).
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    On Sentences Verifiable by Their Use.James Cargile - 1968 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 33 (4):615-616.
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  40. Recent Issues Have Included.Explaining Action, David S. Shwayder, Charles Taylor, David Rayficld, Colin Radford, Joseph Margolis, Arthur C. Danto, James Cargile, K. Robert & B. May - forthcoming - Foundations of Language.
     
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    Philosophy of Language.Andrew Woodfield, James Cargile & Tadeusz Szubka - 2005 - Philosophical Books 46 (3):272-278.
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  42. A note on "iterated knowings".James Cargile - 1970 - Analysis 30 (5):151.
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    A Note on "Time, Truth, and Modalities".James Cargile & George Thomas - 1968 - Mind 77 (308):572-574.
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    Evidence and Inquiry by Susan Haack.James Cargile - 1996 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 56 (3):621-625.
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    E. J. Lemmon. On Sentences Verifiable by Their Use. Analysis , Vol. 22 No. 4 , Pp. 86–89. - Jaakko Hintikka. Cogito, Ergo Sum: Inference or Performance?The Philosophical Review, Vol. 71 , Pp. 3–32. [REVIEW]James Cargile - 1969 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 33 (4):615-616.
  46. Graham Priest, In Contradiction Reviewed By.James Cargile - 1989 - Philosophy in Review 9 (6):243-249.
     
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  47. Graham Priest, In Contradiction. [REVIEW]James Cargile - 1989 - Philosophy in Review 9:243-249.
     
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  48. HACKING, IAN Exercises in Analysis. [REVIEW]James Cargile - 1986 - Philosophy 61:538.
     
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  49. Logical Form.James Cargile - 2010 - In T. J. Smiley, Jonathan Lear & Alex Oliver (eds.), The Force of Argument: Essays in Honor of Timothy Smiley. Routledge.
     
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  50. Martin, R. L. , "Recent Essays on Truth and the Liar Paradox". [REVIEW]James Cargile - 1986 - Mind 95:116.
     
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