Metaphysics Papers

Metaphysics papers

"Why the debate about composition is factually empty (or why there’s no fact of the matter whether anything exists)" Synthese, vol. 195 (2018), pp. 3975-4008.

"Why metaphysical debates are not merely verbal (or how to have a non-verbal metaphysical debate)" Synthese, online first.

"A Solution to the Paradox of Analysis," (written with Terry Horgan), Analysis, vol. 76 (January 2016), pp. 3-7.

Anti-Metaphysicalism, Necessity, and Temporal Ontology,” Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, vol. 92 (January 2016), pp. 145-167.

"Conceptual Analysis and X-Phi," Synthese, vol. 193 (August 2016), pp. 2367-388

"Attitudes Without Propositions," Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, vol. 58 (December 1998), pp. 805-26.

"How to Be a Fictionalist About Material Constitution (And Just About Anything Else)," forthcoming in Philosophical Fictionalism, B. Armour-Garb and F. Kroon (eds.), Oxford University Press.