Recent Faculty Publications

The quality of the philosophy program at FAU is enhanced by an active research faculty that produces numerous professional publications, both at the national and the international levels. 

Below are listed selected faculty publications from 2016 to 2018.

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For a full list of faculty publications, please consult the faculty CVs that are posted on each faculty member's page, which can be accessed by clicking on the faculty member's name.

 

Marina P. Banchetti

2019

  • The Chemical Philosophy of Robert Boyle: Mechanicism, Chymical Atoms, and Emergence (Oxford: Oxford University Press) - Forthcoming in 2020
  • "Sull'inadeguatezza della mereologia formale husserliana per l'ontologia regionale degli insiemi chimici", Philosophy Kitchen: Rivista di Filosofia Contemporanea, Vol. 7, No. 11 (September 2019), pp. 95-112.  Link
  • “Mechanism: Chemistry”, in Encyclopedia of Early Modern Philosophy and the Sciences, edited by Dana Jalobeanu and Charles T. Wolfe (Dordrecht: Springer Nature) – In Press and online at https://link.springer.com/referencework/10.1007/978-3-319-20791-9
  • Review of Jon Perry, Dialogue on Consciousness: Minds, Brains, and Zombies (Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing, 2018), Teaching Philosophy, Vol. 42, Issue 2 (June 2019), pp 155-157.  Link
  • " La chimie de Robert Boyle et la philosophie contemporaine de la chimie: Rencontre et perspectives", in La chimie, cette inconnue?, edited by Jean-Pierre Llored (Paris: Hermann) - Link
  • "The Inadequacy of Husserlian Formal Mereology for the Regional Ontology of Quantum Chemical Wholes", in Thomas Seebohm on the Foundation of the Sciences: An Analysis and Critical Appraisal, edited by Thomas Nenon, Series: Contributions to Phenomenology (Dordrecht: Springer) - Link
  • “The Function of Microstructure in Boyle’s Chemical Philosophy: ‘Chymical Atoms’ and Structural Explanation”, Foundations of Chemistry, Volume 21, No. 1, pp. 51-59 - Link
  • “The Explanatory Significance of Negative-Empirical Concepts in Daniel Sennert’s Experimental Chymistry”, in Proceedings of the 21st Conference of the International Society for the Philosophy of Chemistry, edited by Jean-Pierre Llored, Synthese Library (Dordrecht: Springer) – Forthcoming
  • “The Changing Relation Between Atomicity and Elementarity From Lavoisier to Dalton”, in The Concept of the Element, edited by Elena Ghibaudi and Eric Scerri (Oxford: Oxford University Press) – Forthcoming
  • "Phenomenological Epistemology and Nanotechnology: Scanning Tunneling Microscopy as Hermeneutic Technics", in Ethics and Chemistry: A Multidisciplinary Investigation, edited by Jean-Pierre Llored (London: World Scientific Publishers) - Forthcoming

2018

  • "Il Minimo, l’Unità, e l'Universo Infinito Nella Cosmologia Vitalistica di Giordano Bruno", in Platone nel pensiero moderno e contemporaneo, Volume XV, edited by Andrea Muni (Milano: Limina Mentis) - Link

2017

  • Guest editor, Foundations of Chemistry,  Special issue for the 20th Annual Symposium of the International Society for the Philosophy of Chemistry - Part II,  Vol. 19, No. 3.  Link
  • Guest editorial introduction, Foundations of Chemistry, Special issue for the 20th Annual Symposium of the International Society for the Philosophy of Chemistry - Part II,  Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 3-4.  Link
  • Guest editor, Foundations of Chemistry, Special issue for the 20th Annual Symposium of the International Society for the Philosophy of Chemistry - Part I,  Vol. 19, No. 1. Link
  • Guest editorial introduction, Foundations of Chemistry, Special issue for the 20th Annual Symposium of the International Society for the Philosophy of Chemistry - Part I,  Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 3-4 . Link
  • "Il Neoplatonismo Nell' Ontologia Chimica di Jan Baptista van Helmont", in Platone nel pensiero moderno e contemporaneo, Volume X, edited by Andrea Muni (Milano: Limina Mentis).  Link to Paper   Link to Volume

 

Simon Glynn

2019

  • "Democracy, Liberalism, Torture, and Extra-Judicial Assassination", in Proceedings of the World Congress of Philosophy (Athens, Greece: Philosophy Documentation Center) - Forthcoming
  • "The Methodology of the Human and Social Science", in Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Humanities and Social Sciences (Schenzen, China: Atlantis Press) - Forthcoming

2018

  • The De(con)struction of Ethical Foundations", in An Anthology of Philosophical Studies, Vol. 12 (Athens, Greece: Athens Institute for Education and Research).
  • Experience, Understanding and the Translational Transformation of Reality", Translational Hermeneutics: The Second Symposium, edited by John Stanley et al. (Bucharest: Zeta Books).
  • "The Hermeneutic Human and Social Sciences", Hermeneutic Philosophies of the Social Sciences, edited by Babette Babich (Berlin: de Guyter) - Forthcoming

2017

  • "The Rise and Fall of Soviet Communism and Global Capitalism, and the New Socialist World Order", in Alternatives, edited by Alexander Buzgalin - Forthcoming
  • "The Hermeneutic Human and Social Sciences", Hermeneutic Philosophies of the Social Sciences, edited by Babette Babich (Berlin: de Guyter) - Forthcoming

 

Carol S. Gould

2019

  • Aesthetics, Glamour, and Persons (Bloomsbury Press) - Forthcoming
  • "Against the Relativity of Beauty: A Reply to Mock", in Disputations: An Introduction to Philosophical Problems, edited by Steven Cowan (Bloomsbury Press) - Forthcoming
  • "Beauty is Objective", in Disputations: An Introduction to Philosophical Problems, edited by Steven Cowan (Bloomsbury Press) - Forthcoming

2018

  • Critical Review of Thomas Hilgers' Aesthetic Disinterestedness: Art, Experience, and the Self - Forthcoming
  • "Ethical Arguments Against Women in Ground Combat: A New Perspective", Military Ethics - Forthcoming

2017

  • "Iki and Glamour as Aesthetic Properties of Persons: Reflections in a Cross-Cultural Mirror", in New Essays in Japanese Aesthetics: Philosophy, Culture, Literature, and the Visual Arts, edited by Minh Nguyen (Rowman and Littlefield) - Forthcoming

 

Clevis R. Headley

2019

  • "Contextualization and Reconstruction in Mainstream Philosophy: Defending the Relevance and Significance of Philosophy in an Age of Pluralism", Florida Philosophical Review - Forthcoming
  • "What Can the Philosophy of Chemistry Contribute to Critical Philosophy of Race: The Case of Phlogiston and Race, Foundations of Chemistry - Forthcoming
  • "James Baldwin's Existential Ontology: On Writing Race, Being, and Existential Philosophy" - Forthcoming

2018

  • "Reading George Yancy's Backlash: Afro-Pessimism and the Conundrums of Liberalism", Philosophy Today.
  • "Bergson, Senghor, and the Philosophical Foundations of Negritude: Intellect, Intuition, and Knowledge, in Beyond Bergson: Race, Gender and Colonialism, edited by Andrea Pitts and Mark William (New York: SUNY Press).

2017

  • "On Afro-Caribbean Philosophy: Metaphilosophical Inquiry and Black Existence", in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience - Forthcoming
  • "On Race" (Interview), in 33 Philosophers on Race, edited by George Yancy (Oxford: Oxford University Press) - Forthcoming
  • "Between Africa and the Caribbean: The Nature of Afro-Caribbean Philosophy", Handbook of African Philosophy, edited by Adeshina Afolayan and Toyin Falola (London: Palgrave), pp. 269-286.

 

Richard M. Shusterman

For more information about Dr. Shusterman's publications, lectures, and conference presentations, upcoming events, and other news, please visit his website.