Recent Submissions

  • Disordering a Border: Harryette Mullen's Transborder Poetics in Muse & Drudge 

    Reimer, J. A. (The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014)
    This essay reads Harryette Mullen’s epic poem Muse & Drudge as an innovative text of the US-Mexico borderlands by focusing on Mullen’s literal and figurative transactions between multiple discourses, including Spanish, and ...
  • Teaching Christine de Pizan in Turkey 

    Berges, S. (Taylor & Francis, 2013)
    An important part of making philosophy as a discipline gender equal is to ensure that female authors are not simply wiped out of the history of philosophy. This has implications for teaching as well as research. In this ...
  • Evliya Celebi'nin Freng-pesend Resim Tutkusu 

    Tezcan, N. (Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales, 2013)
    Evliyâ Çelebi evidently became acquainted with European painting at an early age. Somewhat later, as he writes, he studied calligraphy with Güğümbaşı Mehemmed Efendi and nakş — i.e., painting — with Nakkaş Hükmizâde Alî ...
  • Carl Schmitt and the Analogy Between Constitutional and International Law? Are Constitutional and International Law Inherently Political? 

    Vinx, L. (Cambridge University Press, 2013)
    According to Carl Schmitt, constitutional law and international law are analogous in that they are both forms of political law. Schmitt concludes that neither is open to legitimate judicial enforcement. This paper ...
  • Is external memory memory? Biological memory and extended mind 

    Michaelian, K. H. (Elsevier, 2012-09)
    Clark and Chalmers (1998) claim that an external resource satisfying the following criteria counts as a memory: (1) the agent has constant access to the resource; (2) the information in the resource is directly available; ...
  • A new argument for mind-brain identity 

    Aranyosi, I. (Oxford University Press, 2011)
    In this article, I undertake the tasks: (i) of reconsidering Feigl’s notion of a ‘nomological dangler’ in light of recent discussion about the viability of accommodating phenomenal properties, or qualia, within a physicalist ...
  • Why Women Hug Their Chains: Wollstonecraft and Adaptive Preferences 

    Berges, S. (Cambridge University Press, 2011)
    In a recent article,1 Amartya Sen writes that one important influence on his theory of adaptive preferences is Wollstonecraft's account of how some women, though clearly oppressed, are apparently satisfied with their lot. ...
  • Justicized Consequentialism: Prioritizing the Right or the Good? 

    Wigley, S. (Springer Verlag, 2012)
    A standard criticism of act-utilitarianism is that it is only indirectly concerned with the distribution of welfare between individuals and, therefore, does not take adequate account of the separateness between individuals. ...
  • Changing French Orientalism 

    Hodson, D. (, 2011)
    The article focuses on the story of the opera "Tarare," which became prevalent throughout Europe from 1760 to 1780. She examines the story of the opera, which centers the life of a Christian noblewoman who was abducted by ...
  • Form and Global Consciousness in the Victorian Period 

    Celikkol, A. (Blackwell Publishing, 2013-03)
    The increased visibility of globalization in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries has led scholars in various disciplines from sociology to economics to discuss its impact, scope, and history. Literary ...
  • Must Punishment Be Intended to Cause Suffering? 

    Wringe, B. (Springer Netherlands, 2013)
    t It has recently been suggested that the fact that punishment involves an intention to cause suffering undermines expressive justifications of punishment. I argue that while punishment must involve harsh treatment, harsh ...
  • Re-thinking twelfth-century virtue ethics: the contribution of Heloise 

    Berges, S. (Taylor & Francis, 2013)
    Twelfth-century ethics is commonly thought of as following a stoic influence rather than an Aristotelian one. It is also assumed that these two schools are widely different, in particular with regards to the social aspect ...
  • Kızılelma Viyana, bir ümidin sönüsü 

    Tezcan, S. (Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales, 2013)
    Le contenu de ce site relève de la législation française sur la propriété intellectuelle et est la propriété exclusive de l'éditeur. Les œuvres figurant sur ce site peuvent être consultées et reproduites sur un support ...
  • The information effect: Constructive memory, testimony, and epistemic luck 

    Michaelian, K. H. (Springer Netherlands, 2013)
    The incorporation of post-event testimonial information into an agent’s memory representation of the event via constructive memory processes gives rise to the misinformation effect, in which the incorporation of inaccurate ...
  • Collective Agents and Communicative Theories of Punishment 

    Wringe, B. (Wiley, 2012)
    In this paper I argue that a communicative theory of punishment of the sort advocated by Anthony Duff – cannot be extended to cover corporate bodies, such as corporations and nations. The problem does not arise from the ...
  • Conrad, Efficiency, and the Varieties of Imperialism 

    Kennedy, V. (Texas Tech University Press, 2012)
    The article examines 18th century Polish novelist Joseph Conrad's fiction in relation to different conceptions of imperialism and capitalism. Topics covered include his attitude towards "Englishness," the value of efficiency ...
  • Dimensions of concerns: The case of Turkish adolescence 

    Sahin, Nesrin H. (Academic Press, 1995)
    The purpose of the present study is to explore the type and seriousness of concerns reported by Turkish adolescents and to investigate the association of these concerns with self-reported psychological distress. The subjects ...
  • (Social) metacognition and (self-)trust 

    Michaelian, K. H. (Springer Verlag, 2012)
    What entitles you to rely on information received from others? What entitles you to rely on information retrieved from your own memory? Intuitively, you are entitled simply to trust yourself, while you should monitor others ...
  • The Regular Roman Auxiliary Regiments formed from the Provinces of Asia Minor 

    Bennett, J. (, 2011)
    Knowing the recruitment patterns and the areas of service for the auxilia, the auxiliary units of the Roman Imperial Army, helps us better understand overall developments in Roman strategic thinking. In this regard the ...
  • Lewis' Reduction of Modality 

    Berkovski, S. (Springer Netherlands, 2011)
    I start by reconsidering two familiar arguments against modal realism. The argument from epistemology relates to the issue whether we can infer the existence of concrete objects by a priori means. The argument from pragmatics ...

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