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    • No need for infinite iteration. A Critique of the Collectivist Copernican Revolution in Social Ontology 

      Sivertsen, Sveinung Sundfør (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015)
      As part of his argument for a “Copernican revolution” in social ontology, Hans Bernhard Schmid (2005) argues that the individualistic approach to social ontology is critically flawed. This article rebuts his claim that the ...
    • Non-Boolean classical relevant logics I 

      Øgaard, Tore Fjetland (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Relevant logics have traditionally been viewed as paraconsistent. This paper shows that this view of relevant logics is wrong. It does so by showing forth a logic which extends classical logic, yet satisfies the Entailment ...
    • Non-Boolean classical relevant logics II: Classicality through truth-constants 

      Øgaard, Tore Fjetland (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      This paper gives an account of Anderson and Belnap's selection criteria for an adequate theory of entailment. The criteria are grouped into three categories: criteria pertaining to modality, those pertaining to relevance, ...
    • Nonindexical contextualism. Ikke-indeksikalsk kontekstualisme 

      Hægeland, Carl Anders (Master thesis, 2017-12-20)
    • The Normative force of logic. Logikkens normative kraft 

      Søderstrøm, Sindre Olaussen (Master thesis, 2016-11-21)
      Logic and reasoning appear to be closely connected. What the exact relationship is might be contentious, but that such a relationship exists seems uncontroversial. Gilbert Harman, however, has argued in a number of texts ...
    • A note on the cut-elimination proof in "truth without contra(di)ction" 

      Fjellstad, Andreas (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      This note shows that the permutation instructions presented by Zardini in "Truth without contra(di)ction" (RSL, 2011) for eliminating cuts on universally quantified formulas in the sequent calculus for the non-contractive ...
    • Objective Data Sets in Qualitative Research 

      Zahle, Julie (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Qualitative researchers sometimes talk about objectivity in relation to qualitative data sets. In this paper, I defend a reconstructed notion of objective qualitative data sets that may serve as a useful and reachable ...
    • Obligations of low income countries in ensuring equity in global health financing 

      Barugahare, John; Lie, Reidar K. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015-09-08)
      Background. Despite common recognition of joint responsibility for global health by all countries particularly to ensure justice in global health, current discussions of countries’ obligations for global health largely ...
    • Obligations of poor countries in ensuring global justice: The case of Uganda 

      Barugahare, John; Lie, Reidar K. (Journal article, 2014)
      Obligations of global justice rest mainly on the global rich but also to a lesser extent on the global poor. The governments of poor countries are obliged to fulfill requirements of non-aggression, good governance and ...
    • Om angst og kreativitet med henblikk på forholdet mellom eksistensiell og patologisk angst 

      Skjoldal, Marie (Master thesis, 2012-02-01)
      Kierkegaard was the first to dedicate a book to the philosophical study of anxiety. The Danish thinker showed that mans anxiety is inseparable from his specifically human relation to himself and his world. Man exists; he ...
    • Om G. A. Cohen om penger og frihet 

      Sørli, Richard (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Er fattige mennesker i liberale kapitalistiske samfunn mindre frie enn rike mennesker? Ifølge mange, både på høyre- og på venstresiden av det politisk-filosofiske spekteret som forsvarer en negativ oppfatning av frihet, ...
    • Om metaforens virkning. Et kantiansk bidrag 

      Lavik, Trygve (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2004)
      Den første delen av denne artikkelen presenterer et av de mest sentrale temaene innenfor filosofiens behandling av metaforen i nyere tid, nemlig spørsmålet om hvorvidt metaforen er et semantisk eller pragmatisk fenomen. I ...
    • On Continuity: Rush Rhees on Outer and InnerSurfaces of Bodies 

      Erbacher, Christian Eric; Schirmer, Tina (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2016)
      This article presents an edited excerpt from a hitherto unknown fragmentary treatise by Rush Rhees. In the treatise, Rhees gives his account of the problem of continuity that he had started elaborating before he became ...
    • On the possibility of Resolute Transcendentalism in the Later Wittgenstein 

      Mendoza, Lumberto Guce (Doctoral thesis, 2019-06-03)
    • On the Practical Impossibility of Being Both Well-Informed and Impartial 

      Sivertsen, Sveinung Sundfør (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Adam Smith argued that the ideal moral judge is both well-informedand impartial. As non-ideal moral agents, we tend only to be truly well-informed about those with whom we frequently interact. These are also those with ...
    • Optimizing Consistency and Coverage in Configurational Causal Modeling 

      Baumgartner, Michael Clemens; Ambühl, Mathias (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Consistency and coverage are two core parameters of model fit used by configurational comparative methods (CCMs) of causal inference. Among causal models that perform equally well in other respects (e.g., robustness or ...
    • Paraphrase or parasite? The Semiotic Stories of Translation 

      Gorlée, Dinda (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Translation, for Saussure, assumed the codified rule of language respecting the difference between synchronic and diachronic linguistics. Translation may be regarded as a theoretical possibility, though impossible for the ...
    • Peter Wessel Zapffes evolusjonære eksistensialisme 

      Yttri, Ole Johnny (Master thesis, 2017-06-22)
      Målet med denne avhandlingen er å begrunne påstanden om at Peter Wessel Zapffes filosofi markerer en original og distinkt retning innen den pessimistiske tradisjonen. En retning jeg vil kalle for evolusjonær eksistensialisme. ...
    • The Phenomenology of Intuition 

      Koksvik, Ole (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-01)
      When a person has an intuition, it seems to her that things are certain ways; to many it seems that torturing the innocent for fun is wrong, for example. When a person has an intuition, there is also something particular ...
    • The Philosophical Investigations and Syncretistic Writing 

      Pichler, Alois (Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy, Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2013)