Kevin Mulligan

Philosophical papers dedicated to Kevin Mulligan. 

© 2011 Anne Reboul and the authors


    edited by Anne Reboul
    ~ 2011 ~
    ISBN 978-2-8399-1028-6



    Jessica Leech

    Formal Objects and the Argument from Knowledge

    Damiano Costa

    Temporal Parts and Spatial Location

    Arianna Betti

    The Naming of Facts

    Pierre Livet

    Fundamental Ontology and Ontology of Epistemic Processes

    Jan Wolenski

    Truth-makers and convention T

    Fabrice Correia

    From Grounding to Truth-Making: Some Thoughts

    Philipp Blum

    Connectives, prenectives and dishonoured cheques of metaphysical explanation

    Herbert Hochberg

    The Facts of Tropes

    Keith Lehrer & Joseph Tolliver

    Tropes and Truth

    Fraser MacBride

    The Transcendental Metaphysic of G.F. Stout: His Defence and elaboration of trope theory

    Benjamin Schnieder

    Counting the Colours

    Andrea Bottani

    Two Problems for Resemblance Nominalism

    Johannes Stern

    The Truth on Predicates and Connectives

    Paolo Leonardi


    Ingvar Johansson

    All Relations are Internal

    François Clementz

    Internal, Formal and Thin Relations

    Ingar Brinck, Göran Hermerén, Johannes Persson & Nils-Eric Sahlin

    Why Metaphysicians Do Not Explain

    Michael Esfeld

    Science and Metaphysics: the Case of Quantum Physics

    Emma Tieffenbach

    The Sounds of Institutional Facts


    Mind and Value

    Alberto Voltolini

    How Picture Perception Defies Cognitive Impenetrability

    Clotilde Calabi

    The Blurred Hen

    Bernard Baertschi

    The Argument of Ethical Naturalism

    Toni Rønnow-Rasmussen

    For Kevin's Sake

    Carlos Moya

    Alternatives and Responsibility: an Asymmetrical Approach

    Christine Tappolet

    The Normativity of Evaluative Concepts

    Anita Konzelmann Ziv

    Knowledge, Emotion, Value and Inner Normativity: KEVIN Probes Collective Persons

    Patrizia Lombardo

    Literature and the Emotions: Hazlitt, Stendhal

    Cain Todd

    Imaginative Acceptance and Attending Emotionally to Fiction

    Wlodek Rabinowicz

    Value Relations — Old Wine in New Barrels

    Pascal Engel

    L'avenir du crétinisme

    Diego Marconi

    Three Easy Points on Relative Truth

    Göran Sundholm

    The Vocabulary of Epistemology, with Observations on Some Surprising Shortcomings of the English Language

    Maria van der Schaar

    Mere Belief and the Etiolations of Language

    Fabrice Teroni

    The Epistemological Disunity of Memory

    Julien Deonna & Bence Nanay

    Simulation vs. Theory-Theory: A Plea for an Epistemological Turn

    Jérôme Dokic

    Mental Simulation and the Reification of Beliefs

    Philip Gerrans

    Singular Thoughts, Seeing Doubles and Delusional Misidentification

    Martine Nida-Rümelin

    Basic Intentionality, Primitive Awareness and Awareness of Oneself



    Barry Smith

    Austrian and Hungarian Philosophy: On the Logic of Wittgenstein and Pauler

    Peter Simons

    Winnowing Wittgenstein: What’s Worth Salvaging from the Wreck of the Tractatus

    Melika Ouelbani

    Wittgenstein, ses prédécesseurs et ses contemporains

    Tim Crane

    Wittgenstein on Intentionality and Mental Representation

    Denis Fisette

    Austrian Philosophy and its Institutions: Remarks on the Philosophical Society of the University of Vienna (1888–1938)

    Wolfgang Künne

    Über Lügner, ‘Lügner’ und harmlosen Selbstbezug: Bolzano vs. Savonarola und die Geschichte einer Antinomie

    Jan Sebestik

    Bolzano's Lehrjahre

    Paola Cantù

    Bolzano versus Kant: Mathematics as Scientia Universalis

    Alain de Libera

    Le direct et l'oblique: sur quelques aspects antiques et médiévaux de la théorie brentanienne des relatifs

    Jonathan Barnes

    Frege's New Language

    Íngrid Vendrell Ferran

    La noción de valor en la filosofía de Meinong

    Roberta Lanfredini

    The Mind-Body Problem in Husserl and Merleau-Ponty

    Mathieu Marion

    Wittgenstein on Heidegger and Cosmic Emotions

    Jean-Maurice Monnoyer

    Le dogme de la vérité selon Parménide

    Laurent Cesalli

    M&Ms — Mentally Mediated Meanings

    Richard Glauser

    Locke and the Problem of Weakness of the Will

    Daniel Schulthess

    Bergson, Truth-making, and the Retrograde Movement of the True


    Roberto Casati

    Numerals and Word Sequences

    Uwe Meixner

    Causal Equivalence as a Basis for the Specification of Neural Correlates

    Alfredo Paternoster

    Reconstructing (Phenomenal) Consciousness

    François Recanati

    Mental Files and Identity

    Marco Santambrogio

    Did ‘Madagascar’ Undergo a Change in Referent?

    Anne Reboul

    Live Metaphors

    Manuel García-Carpintero

    Constitutive vs. Normative Accounts of Speech and Mental Acts

    Luigi Rizzi

    Syntactic Cartography and the Syntacticisation of Scope-discourse Semantics

    Francis Cheneval

    Cosmopolitanism, Endless History, and Game Theory


    Philosophical Recreations

    Elena Casetta & Giuliano Torrengo

    Paradoxalis cookbook

    Amanda Garcia

    K.M. : Tollendo Tollens

    Achille C. Varzi


    Tabula gratulatoria

    The following persons were unable to contribute a paper, but wanted nevertheless to participate in the present homage to Kevin Mulligan:

    • Julien Dutant
    • Peter Goldie
    • Pierre Grenon
    • Ghislain Guigon
    • Clare Mac Cumhaill
    • Akiko Frischhut
    • Olivier Massin
    • Cristina Meini
    • Robert Michels
    • Graham Peebles
    • Raffaele Rodogno
    • Luc Schneider
    • Gianfranco Soldati
    • Nicolas Tavaglione
    • Claudine Tiercelin


    Bibliography of Kevin Mulligan's Work

    A Bibliography of Kevin Mulligan's Work


    How to cite papers from the volume

    Ingar Brinck, Göran Hermerén, Johannes Persson & Nils-Eric Sahlin (2010) ‘Why Metaphysicians Do Not Explain’, in A. Reboul (ed.), Philosophical papers dedicated to Kevin Mulligan, Genève. URL

    Each paper has its own page numbers.

    The ISBN of the volume is 978-2-8399-1028-6.