NICHOLAS RESCHER

METABIBLIOGRAPHY

 

(Writings About NR's Writings)

 

BOOKS ABOUT NR'S PHILOSOPHY

 

1. ERNEST SOSA (ed.), The Philosophy of Nicholas Rescher (Dordrecht, 1979). [A collection of critical essays with brief replies by NR. [The contributors include: Annette Baier, Stephen Barker, Nuel D. Belnap, Jr., Laurence BonJour, Robert E. Butts, Roderick M. Chisholm, L. Jonathan Cohen, Jude J. Dougherty, Brian Ellis, R. M. Hare, Hide Ishiguro, George Von Wright, and John W. Yolton.]

 

2. HEINRICH COOMANN, Die Kohaerenztheorie der Wahrheit: Eine kritische Darstellung der Theorie Reschers von Ihrem historischen Hintergrund (Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang Verlag, 1983).

 

3. ANDREA BOTTANI, Verita e Coerenza: Suggio su'll epistemologia coerentista di Nicholas Rescher, (Milano: Franco Angeli Liberi, 1989). [A systematic study of NR's coherence theory of truth.]

 

4. ROBERT ALMEDER (ed.), Praxis and Reason: Studies in the Philosophy of Nicholas Rescher (Washington, D.C.: University Press of America, 1982.) [A collection of critical and expanding essays with brief replies by NR. The contributors include: Timo Airaksinen, Robert Almeder, Antonio Cua, John E. Hare, Risto Hilpinen, John Kekes, Gerald J. Massey, Jack W. Meiland, Mark Pastin, Friedrick Rapp, James Sterba, and Dennis Temple.]

 

5. MICHELE MARSONET, The Primacy of Practical Reason: An Essay on Nicholas Rescher's Philosophy (Lanham MD: University Press of America, 1995).

 

6. A. WUESTEHUBE and M. QUANTE (ed's.), Pragmatic Idealism: Critical Essays on Nicholas Rescher's System of Pragmatic Idealism (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1998). [Contributions by eighteen contemporary philosophers in Europe and the USA.)

 

7. MARTIN CARRIER et. al (eds.), Science at the Century's End: Philosophical Questions on the Progress and Limits of Science (Pittsburgh and Konstanz: University of Pittsburgh Press and University of Konstanz Press, 2000). [Pp. 40-134 contains a symposium devoted to NR's work on the Limits of Science with contributions by Robert Almeder, Laura Ruetsche, Juergen Mittelstrass, and Martin Carrier.]

 

8. LOTFALLAH NABAVI Avicennan Logic Based on Nicholas Rescher's Point of View (Tehran: Scientific and Cultural Publication Co., 2003).

 

9. MICHEL WEBER (ed.), After Whitehead: Rescher and Process Philosophy: Critiques and Replies (Frankfurt: ONTOS Verlag, 2004).

 

10. NICHOLAS J. MOUTAFAKIS, Rescher on Rationality, Values, and Social Responsibility (Frankfurt: ONTOS Verlag, 2007).

 

11. MICHELE MARSONET, Idealism and Practice: The Philosophy of Nicholas Rescher (Frankfurt: ONTOS Verlag, 2007).

 

12. ROBERT ALMEDER (ed.), Rescher Studies: A Collection of Essays on the Philosophy of Nicholas Rescher (Frankfurt: ONTOS Verlag, 2008).

 

13. WENCESLAO GONZALEZ, La predicción científica: concepciones filosófico-metodológicas desde H. Reichenbach a N. Rescher (Barcelona: Editorial-Montesinos, 2010).

 

14. WULF KELLERWESSEL, Nicholas Rescher: Das philosophische System (Frankfurt: ONTOS Verlag, 2014). [There is an extensive review of this book by Mattthias Wille in the Philosophisher Literaturezeiger, vol 68 (2015), pp. 157-58.]

 

 

OTHER SUBSTANTIAL PUBLICATIONS ABOUT NR'S PHILOSOPHY

 

1. Lorenz Puntel, Einfuehrung in Nicholas Rescher's pragmatische Systemphilosophie, in Nicholas Rescher Die Grenzen der Wissenschaft (Ditzingen: Redam, 1985), German translation of The Limits of Science.

 

2. "On Nicholas Rescher's Work on Argumentation." A special issue of Informal Logic, vol. 14 (1992) No. 1, pp. 1-58. [Critical discussions of NR's work by Bryson Brown, David Goodman, Harvey Siegel, and Douglas Walton, with responses by NR.]

 

3. "Book Symposium" on Nicholas Rescher's trilogy, A System of Pragmatic Idealism. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, vol. 54 (1994), June issue. [Critical discussions of NR's "Pragmatic Idealism" triology by Cornelius Delaney, Jack Meiland, Timothy Sprigge, John Kekes, Terrance McConnell, Joseph Margolis, and Johanna Seibt.]

 

4. "Symposium on Nicholas Rescher's Pluralism," Deutsche Zeitschrift fuer Philosophie, vol. 42 (1994), pp. 291-334. [Critical discussion of NR's Pluralism by Hans-Peter Krueger, Lothar Schaefer, Logi Gunnasson, and Axel Wuestehube.]

 

5. Timo Airaksinen, "Methodological Pragmatism: The Pragmatic Epistemology of Nicholas Rescher" in Pragmatik: Handbuch Pragmatischen Denkens ed. by Herbert Stachowiak, Vol. V (Hamburg: Felix Meiner, 1995), pp. 179-95.

 

6. Wenceslao J. Gonzalez, "Racionalidad cientifica y actividad humana Ciencia y valores en la Filosofia de N. Rescher," a long introductory discussion essay to NR's Razon y valores en la Era cientifico-technologica (Bacelona: Editorial Paidos, 1999), pp. 11-44.

 

7. Paul D. Murray, Reason, Truth and Theology in Pragmatist Perspective. Leuven (Peeters), 2004. [A theological study substantially devoted to NR's ideas.]

 

8. Symposium: "Nicholas Rescher on Pragmatic Philosophy," Contemporary Pragmatism, December 2005 issue.

 

9. Review article. Wulff Kellerwessel, "Eine Auswahl aus mehreren Tausend Aufsaetzen," Information Philosophie, vol. 36 (2008), pp. 56-65.

 

10. A special issue of the journal Kalab-eMah-e Falsafeh (the Persian Monthly Philosophy Review) published in November 2012 was entirely devoted to NR's and his work on medival Islamic logic and philosophy.

 

 

DISSERTATIONS ABOUT NR'S PHILOSOPHY

 

1. Dennis M. Temple, A Study of Nicholas Rescher's Theory of Natural Law. (Washington University, 1979). Ph.D. dissertation.

 

2. Heinrich Coomann Die Kohaerenztheorie der Wahrheit (Duesseldorf: University of Duesseldorf, 1979). (A doctoral dissertation on NR's The Coherence Theory of Truth.)

 

3. Andrea Bottani, Aspetti fondamentali della teoria coerentista della verita in Nicholas Rescher. (Genova: University of Genova, 1982). (A doctoral dissertation on NR's theory of truth.)

 

4. Axel Wuestehube, Vollstaenidige oder unvollstaendige Rationalitaet? Unlersuchungen zu einem Begriff pragmatischer Rationalitaet (Muenster: University of Muenster, 1996). (A habilitation dissertation on NR's theory of pragmatic rationality.)

 

5. Bartosz Orlewski, Meatfilozofia Nicholasa Reschera ("Nicholas Rescher's Metaphilosophy"). Doctoral dissertation of the Nicolaus Copernican University, Torun, Poland, 2008.

 

6. Onwadee Anamwat, Nicholas Rescher on Pragmatic Idealism: A Defense (Bangkok, Thailand: Assumption University, 2010), Doctoral dissertation.

 

7. Araceli S. Penafuerte, An Actualist Ontology for Counterfactuals (San Diego, CA: University of Califormia at San Diego, 2008). Ph.D. dissertation dealing with NR' s theory of counterfactuals.

 

8. Jacek Poznanski SJ., Scientific Progress and the Limits of Science According to Nicholas Rescher. Ph.D. dissertation. (Lublin, Poland, Catholic University of Lublin, 2013.)

 

9. Amanda GuillAn, Nicholas Rescher in Prediction and Forecasting (La Coruna, Spain, University of La Coruna, 2015) Dissertation for the Euro doctorate.

 

10. Francisco Luis Giraldo Gutierrez, Racionalidad Technologica en la Obra de Nicholas Rescher (Universidad Pointifica Bolivariana, Mechillin, Columbia, 2015. PH.D. dissertation.

 

BOOK CHAPTERS DEALING WITH NR'S WORK

 

1. H. Koningsveld, Empirical Laws, Regularity and Necessity (Wageningen [Holland], 1973). See "Rescher's View of Natural Necessity" on pp. 83-86 regarding NR's theory of natural laws.]

 

2. Nicholas Moutafakis, Imperatives and their Logic (New Delhi, 1975). [Chap. 4 deals with NR's theory of imperatives.]

 

3. Lorenz Bruno Puntel, Wahrheitstheorien in der neueren Philosophie (Darmstadt, 1978). [Chap. 5 "Kohaerenztheorie der Wahrheit" (pp. 172-204) is devoted to NR's theory of truth.]

 

4. Jean Louis Garidies, Logica del tiempo (Madrid, 1979). [Chap. IV discusses NR's theory of chronological logic.]

 

5. Contemporary Philosophy, Vol. 4, ed. by G. Flosted (The Hague: M. Nijhoff, 1983), pp. 375-382 discuss NR's methodological pragmatism.

 

6. Lorenz B. Puntel, "Einfuehrung in Nicholas Rescher's pragmatische Systemphilosophie" in Einleitung to Nicholas Rescher, Die Grenzen der Wissenschaft (Stattgart: Reclam, 1985), pp. 7-47.

 

7. Nicholas J. Moutafakis, The Logic of Preference (Dordrecht, 1987). [See Chap. 3 regarding "Rescher's Logic of Preference and Linguistic Analyses."]

 

8. Robert P. Amico, The Problem of the Criterion (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 1993). [Chapter 3 (pp. 61-72) deals with "Nicholas Rescher's Systems-theoretic Approach."]

 

9. Francesca D'Agostini, Analitici e continentali (Roma: Raffaelo Cortina Editore, 1994). [Section 24 (pp. 267-73) is devoted to "Rorty, Rescher, and Pragmatic Idealism."]

 

10. Axel Wuestehube, "Rationalitaet und Moralitaet bei Nicholas Rescher" in idem (ed.) Pragmatische Rationalitaetstheorien (Wuerzburg: Koenigshausen & Neumann, 1995).

 

11. C. A. Hooker, "Regulatory Systems and Pragmatism: A Critical Study of Rescher's Evolutionary Epistemology," Chap. 4 of Reason Regulation and Realism (Albany: SUNY Press, 1995), pp. 177-224.

 

12. Michele Marsonet, "Ontology and Apriorism," (Albany: SUNY Press, 1995). [Pp. 80-111 deal with NR's theory of knowledge.]

 

13. Timo Airakisinen, "Methodological Pragmatism: The Pragmatic Philosophy of Nicholas Rescher" in Pragmatik: Hadnbuch des Pragmatischen Denkens, ed. by Herbert Stachowiak, Vol. V (Hamburg: Felix Meiner, 1995), pp. 179-95.

 

14. Andres Bobenrieth, Inconsistenceas: Por Que no? Bogota: Colcullura, 1996. [For NR's views on nonstandard logic see pp. 245-50 and 378-86.]

 

15. Geo Siegwart, Vorfragen zur Wahrheit (Olderbourg, Scientia Nova, 1997). Chapter 39 ("Fallstudie: Die Kohaerenzkonzeption") deals with N.R.'s coherence theory of truth.

 

16. Axel Wuestehube, Rationalitaet und Hermeneutik (Wuerzburg, Koenigshausen & Neumann, 1998). [Chapters 2-4 deal extensively with NR's theory of rationality.]

 

17. Dirk Martin Grube, Unbegruendbarkeit Gottes? (Marburg: N. G. Elwert Verlag, 1998). [Section 3 of Chapter C/I (pp. 191-99) discusses "Kohaerentismus und Realismus: Zu Rescher's Kohaerentismus."]

 

18. Jan Dejnozka, Bertrand Russell on Modality and Logical Relevance (Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 1999). [Chapter 5, "Rescher's Case against Russell" gives a critical discussion of a paper by NR.]

 

19. Susanne Bracker, Kohaerenz und juristische Interpretation (Baden, Nomos Verlag, 2000). [Section III of Chapter I/A (pp. 53-75) is devoted to a discussion of "Nicholas Rescher's Kohaerenztheorie der Wahrheit."]

 

20. Finngeir Hiorth, Los Valores (Lima: Ediciones de RPFA, 2000). [Chapter 6 on contemporary value theorists deals with NR's work.]

 

21. Bernhard Irrgang, Lehrbuch der evolutionaerea Erkenntnistheorie (2te Auglage, Muenchen und Basel: Ernst Reinhard Verlag, 2001). [Pp. 203-212 deal with NR's workings on evolutionary epistemology.]

 

22. Christoph Luetge, Oekononische Wissenschaftstheorie (Wurzburg: Koenigshausen & Neumann, 2001). [Takes extensive account of NR's work in the economies of knowledge. See especially sections 1.2.6.3; 2.2.1.3; and 3.2.1.5.]

 

23. Paul D. Murray, Reason, Truth and Theology in Pragmatic Perspective (Leuven: Peeters, 2004). [A theological study largely devoted to NR's ideas.]

 

24. Michel Weber, Whitehead's Pancreativism (Frankfurt: ONTOS Verlag, 2006). [Pp. 13-21 deal with "Nicholas Rescher and the History of Process Thought."]

 

25. Emiliano Ippoliti, il vero e plausibile (Morrisville, NC: Lulu Press, 2007). [Chapter 8 is devoted to NR's theory of plausibility.]

 

26. Eliezer Geisler, Knowledge and Knowledge Systems (Hershey, NY: IGI Publishing, 2008). [On NR's work see Chap. XI; "Epistemetrics," pp. 194-230.]

 

27. Aloys Wijngaards, Worldly Theology: On Connecting Public Theology and Economics (Nijmegen: Radbout University, 2013). [Chapter 5 deals extensively with NR's views.]

 

28. Duncan Pritchard and L. J. Whittington, The Philosophy of Luck (Oxford: Wiley Blackwell, 2015). [The contributions of this anthology deals extensively with NR's work on Luck.]

 

ACCOUNTS IN ENCYCLOPEDIAS AND REFERENCE WORKS

 

Diccionario de filosofia, ed. J. Ferrater-Mora (6th. ed., Buenos Aires, 1980, pp. 2848-49; 9th ed., Barcelona: Editorial Ariel, 1994, pp. 3077-78).

 

Dizionario dei Filosofi del Novecento (Roma: Leo S. Olshkin Editore, 1985), p. 625.

 

Pragmatik: Handbuch pragmatischen Denkens (Hamburg: F. Meiner). [See Vol. II (1987), pp. 272-74 and 406-07; Vol. III (1989), pp. 473-76; and Vol. V (1995), pp. 179-94.]

 

Philosophie der Gegenwart, ed. by J. Nida-Ruemelin (Stuttgart: Alfred Kroener Verlag, 1991), pp. 495-99. (Art by Dieter Sturma.)

 

A Companion to Epistemology, ed. by J. Dancy and E. Sosa (Oxford: Blackwell, 1992), pp. 448-49. (Art. by Robert Almeder.)

 

Enzyklopaedie Philosophie und Wissenschaftstheorie ed. by Juergen Mittlestrass (Stuttgart: Verlag J. B. Metzler, 1995), pp. 594-97.

 

Oxford Companion to Philosophy (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1995), pp. 771. (Art. by John Kekes.)

 

A Dictionary of Philosophy ed. by Thomas Mautner (Oxford: Blackwell, 1996), p. 336.

 

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy (London: Routledge, 1996). (Art. by Ernest Sosa.)

 

Biographical Dictionary of Twentieth Century Philosophers, ed. by S. Brown et. al. (London and New York: Routledge, 1996).

 

A Dictionary of Philosophy and Religion, ed. by William L. Reese, 2nd ed. (Atlantic Highland, NJ: Humanities Press, 1996).

 

Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy, ed. by T. Mautner (London: Penguin Books, 1997).

 

Brockhaus: Die Enzyklopaedie, Vol. 18 [F.A. Brockhaus: Leipzig-Meisenheim, 1998), p. 290.

 

World Philosophers and Their Works John. K. Roth (ed.) (Passadina, CA: Salem Press, 2000), pp. 1627-33. (Art by Richard A. Springer Hall).

 

Lexicon of Philosophers. www.philosophenlexicon.de

 

The Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Second Edition (New York: Macmillen, 2006).

 

 

ACCOUNTS IN EXPOSITORY BOOKS AND SURVEYS

 

Puntel, Lorenz Bruno, Wahrheitstheorien in der neureren Philosophie (Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchhandlung, 1978. [Chap. 5, "Kohaerenztheorie der Wahrheit," is devoted to NR's position.]

 

Hudson, W.D., A Century of Moral Philosophy (New York: St. Martin's Press, 1980). [See "Utilitarianism and Vicarious Affects," 174-77.]

 

March, Johann Christian, Interntionalitaet und Kausalitaet (Graz: Universitaetsverlag, 1975). [See "N. Rescher ueber Adaequate Handlungsbeschribungen," pp. 30-35]

 

Axel Wuestehube, "Nicholas Rescher's Philosophische Position," Information Philosophie, 1993(2) (May 1993), pp. 34-36. [A general survey of NR's views.]

 

W.D. Hudson, A Century of Moral Philosophy (New York, 1980). [Pp. 174-77 discusses NR's theory of the vicarious affects.]

 

Philosophers on Their Own Work, ed. by A. Mercier and M. Svilar, Vol. 9 (Bern: Verlag Peter Lang, 1983). Contains a synoptic account of NR's work under the title "Nicholas Rescher: Curriculum operis."

 

Peter Skagestad, "American Pragmatism" in G. Floistad (ed.) Contemporary Philosophy, vol. 4 (The Hague, Boston, London, 1983), pp. 363-386. [See pp. 375-379 for an account of NR's pragmatic position.]

 

Wesley C. Salmon, Four Decades of Scientific Explanation (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1989). [For discussion of NR's contributions to the theory of scientific explanation see pp. 89-94, as well as the Index on p. 231.]

 

Axel Wuestehube, "Ist systematisches Philosophieren heute noch moeglich? Zu Nicholas Rescher's A System of Pragmatic Idealism." Philosophische Rundschau, vol. 42 (1995).

 

Roger Trigg, Rationality and Science (Oxford: Blackwell, 1993). [Pp. 35-45, 126-29, and 177-80 discuss NR's philosophy of science.]

 

John Losee, Theories of Scientific Progress (New York and London: Routledge, 2004). [See pp. 105-12 regarding NR's views on scientific progress.

 

Wulf Kellerwessel, "Zu Nicholas Rescher: Idealism, Pragmatism, und Analytische Philosophie," Philosophischen Literaturenzeiger, vol. 58 (2005), pp. 385-414.

 

 

INTERVIEWS AND DISCUSSIONS

 

Axel Wuestehube, "Wissenschaftsphilosophie: Ein Gespraech mit Nicholas Rescher," Information Philosophie, vol. 2 (May, 1993), No. 2, pp. 30-36.

 

Hans-Peter Krueger, "Pragmatischer Idealismus oder idealistischer Pragmatismus?: Interview mit Nicholas Rescher," Deutsche Zeitschrift fuer Philosophie, vol. 42 (1994), pp. 883-904.

 

Axel Wuestehube, "Der Rationalitaetsbegriff im 'Pragmatischen Idealismus: Ein Gespraech mit Nicholas Rescher," in Axel Wuestehube (ed.), Pragmatische Rationalitaets-theorien (Wuerzburg: Koenigshausen und Neumann, 1995), pp. 147-164.

 

Axel Wuestehube, "Nicholas Rescher: Seine Position Dargestellt," Information Philosophie, No. 2 for 1998, pp. 34-39.

 

Charles Hobbes: "Interview With Nicholas Rescher," Kinesis, vol. __ (2005), pp. ___.

 

 

H. Developments, Critiques, and Extensions

of Rescher's Theses or Theories

 

1.       Edward H. Madden, "Science, Philosophy, and Gestalt Theory," Philosophy of Science, vol. 20 (1953), pp. 329-331.

 

2.       Herbert Simon, "Further Remarks on the Causal Relation," The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 52 (1955), pp. 20-21.

 

3.       Keith Gunderson and Richard Routley, "Mr. Rescher's Formulation of The Ontological Proof," Australasian Journal of Philosophy, vol. 38 (1960), pp. 246-252.

 

4.       N. L. Wilson, "Reply to Professor Rescher on Identity, Substitution and Modality," Review of Metaphysics, vol. 14 (1961), pp. 714-20.

 

5.       A. R. Anderson, "Reply to Mr. Rescher," Philosophical Studies, vol. 13 (1962), pp. 6-8.

 

6.       Seymour Feldman, "Rescher on Arabic Logic," The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 61 (1964), pp. 724-734.

 

7.       Lewis White Beck, "Comments on Rescher on Evaluative Metaphysics," in W. H. Capitan and D.D. Merrill (eds.), Metaphysics and Explanation (Pittsburgh, n.d. [1966]), pp. 73-75.

 

8.       Thomas H. Patton, "Comments on Rescher on Evaluative Metaphysics," in W.H. Capitan and D.D. Merrill (eds.), Metaphysics and Explanation (Pittsburgh, n.d. [1966]), pp. 76-78.

 

9.       David Kaplan, "Rescher's Plurality Quantification," The Journal of Symbolic Logic, vol. 31 (1966), Pp. 153-155.

 

10.    Ernest Sosa, "Hypothetical Reasoning," The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 64 (1967), pp. 293-305. [Discusses NR's book of this title.]

 

11.    Edward I. J. Poznanski, "A New Solution of the Problem of Counterfactual Conditionals (On Nicholas Rescher's 'Hypothetical Reasoning')" lyyun, vol. 18 (1967), pp. 193-203 (Hebrew); English summary pp. 256-255 in reverse pagination.

 

12.    Herbert Buerry, "Rescher's Master Argument," The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 64 (1967), pp. 310-312.

 

13.    Jerzy Gledymin, "Confirmation, Counterfactuals, and Projectability," in R. Klibansky (ed.), Philosophy of Science, Firenze (1968), pp. 70-87. [See pp. 73-75 regarding NR's views on counterfactuals.]

 

14.    Gerard Deledale, "La Logique Arabe et ses Sources non-Aristotelloiennes: Remarques sur le Petit Commentaire d'Al-Farabi," Les Etudes Philosophiques, vol. 24 (1969), pp. 299-319. [Discusses NR's treatment of this text.]

 

15.    Bengt Hannson, "An Analysis of Some Deontic Logics," Nous, vol. 3 (1969), pp. 373-398. [For discussion of NR's work see especially pp. 386-89 and 393-4.1.

 

16.    Ramona Cormier, "History, the Sciences, and Uniqueness," Tulane Studies in Philosophy, vol. 18 (1969), pp. 1-6.

 

17.    Dieter Turck, "Eine neue Darstellung der Leibnizschen Philosophie: Zu 'The Philosophy of Leibniz' von Nicholas Rescher," Studia Leibnitiana, vol. 1 (1969), pp. 61-72.

 

18.    Wolfgang Stegmueller, Wissenschaftliche Erklaerung und Begruendung, vol. 1 (Berlin, Heidelberg and New York, 1969). [See pp. 208-237 for NR's views on laws and explanation.]

 

19.    Fred Feldman, "Leibniz and Leibniz' Law," The Philosophical Review, vol. 79 (1970), pp. 510-522. [For discussion of NR's views see especially pp 512-15 and 517-20.]

 

20.    Lawrence H. Powers, "A More Effective Average: A Note on Distributive Justice," Philosophical Studies, vol. 24 (1970), pp. 74-78. [Discusses NR's views on distributive justice.]

 

21.    James F. Childress, "Who Shall Live When Not All Can Live?" Soundings 53 (Winter 1970): 339-355. [Discusses NR's views on medical ethics.]

 

22.    Hector Castaneda, "Nicholas Rescher's Logic of Commands," The Philosophical Review, vol. 79 (1970), pp. 439-446.

 

23.    Leo Apostel, "Assertion Logic and Theory of Argumentation," Philosophy and Rhetoric, vol. 4 (1971), pp. 92-110.

 

24.    Hubert Hubien, "On Two of Professor Rescher's Modal Theses," Logique et Analyse, vol. 14 (197l), pp. 669-674.

 

25.    A.W. Sparkes, "Professor Rescher's Translation-Tests," Australasian Journal of Philosophy, vol. 50 (1972), pp. 190-191.

 

26.    Martin Ringbom, "Rescher's Determination of a Social Preference Ranking," Theory and Decision, vol. 3 (1972), pp. 170-174.

 

27.    Juhani Pletarinen, Lawlikeness, Analogy, and Inductive Logic (Amsterdam, 1972; Acta Philosophica Fennica, vol. 26). [Section 8.2, "The Necessity View of Lawlikeness," pp. 118-126 deals with NR's theory of natural laws.]

 

28.    Hide' Ishiguro, "Leibniz's Theory of the Ideality of Relations" in H.G. Frankfurt (ed.), Leibniz: A Collection of Critical Essays (New York, 1972, pp. 191-213.)

 

29.    Gerald Massey, "The Modal Structure of the Prior-Rescher Family of Infinite Product Systems," Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic, vol. 13 (1972), pp. 219-222.

 

30.    Daniel Gerber, "Metrizing Social Preferences," Theory and Decision, vol. 3 (1972), pp. 41-48.

 

31.    Tobias Chapman, "Note on Rescher's Formalisation of Aristotelian Indeterminism," Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic, vol. 13 (1972), pp. 573-575.

 

32.    Diderik Batens, "Nicholas Rescher's Coherence Theory of Truth," Logique et Analyse, vol. 16 (1973), pp. 393-411.

 

33.    D. Gerber, "Metrizing Social Preference," Theory and Decision, vol. 3 (1972), pp. 41-48.

 

34.    James B. Freeman, "Fairness and the Value of Disjunctive Actions," Philosophical Studies, vol 24 (1973), pp. 105-111.

 

35.    Dirk Van Dalen, "Variants of Rescher's Semantics for Preference Logic and Some Completeness Theorems," Studia Logica, vol. 33 (1974), pp. 163-181.

 

36.    Paul Gochet, "Le Probleme du Commencement et la Philosophie Analytique," Dialectica, vol. 28 (1974), pp. 69-86. [For discussion of NR's work see especially pp. 85-86.]

 

37.    Mark Pastin, "Foundationalism Redux," The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 71 (1974), pp. 709-710.

 

38.    Warren S. Quinn, "Theories of Intrinsic Value," American Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 11 (1974), pp. 123-132. [For discussion of NR's work see especially pp. 125-127.]

 

39.    Geoffrey Ross, "Utilities for Distributive Justice: The Meshing Problem and Solutions to it," Theory and Decision, vol. 4 (1974), pp. 239-258. [Proposes some extensions of NR's theory of distributive justice; see especially pp. 250-257.]

 

40.    Joseph Pitt, "Comments of Rescher's 'Normal Causality'," Kant Studien, vol. 65 (1979), pp. 78-88.

 

41.    Friedrich Rapp, "Logische Analyse une Idealistisches Systemdenken in Rescher's Koharenztheorie der Warheit," Zeitschrift fur Algemeine Wissenschaft Theorie, vol. 5 (1975), pp. 385-389.

 

42.    Robert Young, "Some Criteria for Making Decisions Concerning the Distribution of Scarce Medical Resources," Theory and Decision, vol. 6 (1975), pp. 439-455. [For discussion of NR's work see especially pp. 441-452.]

 

43.    Johann Christian Markek, Intensionalitaet und Kausalitaet (Graz, 1975). [Chap. III, "Ueber adaequate Handlungsbeschreibungen: N. Rescher" (pp. 30-35) deals with NR's views on action descriptions.]

 

44.    Lee W. Werth, "Some Second Thoughts on First Principles," Philosophical Context, vol. 4 (1975), pp. 78-88.

 

45.    Alfred F. Mackey, "Interpersonal Comparisons," The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 72 (1975), pp. 535-549.

 

46.    Peter M. Simons, "Rescher on Nomic Necessity," Philosophical Studies, vol. 28 (1975), pp. 227-228.

 

47.    Hubert Hubien, "John Buridan on the Fourth Figure of the Syllogism," Revue Internationale de Philosophie, vol. 29 (1975), pp. 271-285. [For discussion of NR's work see especially pp. 271-72.]

 

48.    Ian Hacking, "A Leibnizian Space," Dialogue, vol. 14 (1975), pp. 89-100. [For discussion of NR's work see especially pp. 91-92.]

 

49.    George Englebretsen, "Rescher on E!" Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic, vol. 16 (1975), pp. 536-538.

 

50.    Lars O. Ericsson, Justice in the Distribution of Economic Resources (Stockholm, 1976). [Section 3.6, pp. 53-57 deals with NR's theory of distributive justice.]

 

51.    George E. Brenkert, "On Welfare and Rescher," Personalist, vol. 57 (1976), pp. 299-307.

 

52.    John Hooker, "Rescher and Parks on Trans-World Identity," Philosophical Studies, vol. 29 (1976), pp. 429-431.

 

53.    Jean Francois Malherbe, "Des enonces protocolaires aux decisions epistemique: Un chapitre d'histoire recent de l'epistemologie Anglo-Saxonne," Revue Philosophique de Louvain, vol. 74 (1976), pp. 594-622. [For discussion of NR's work see especially pp. 616-621.]

 

54.    Laurence BonJour, "Rescher's Idealistic Pragmatism," The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 29 (1976), pp. 702-726.

 

55.    John W. Yolton, "Pragmatism Revisited: An Examination of Professor Rescher's Conceptual Idealism," Idealistic Studies, vol. 6 (1976), pp. 218-238.

 

56.    Richard Routley and Robert K. Meyer, "Dialectical Logic, Classical Logic, and the Consistency of the World," Studies in Soviet Thought, vol. 16 (1976), pp. 1-25.

 

57.    Mario H. Otero, "Verdad y PrActica: El aporte de Nicholas Rescher," Dianoia: Annuario de Filosofia, vol. 22 (1976), pp. 127-141.

 

58.    John Sutula, "Diodorus and the 'Master Argument'," Southern Journal of Philosophy, vol. 14 (1976), pp. 323-344.

 

59.    Anthony Willing, "A Note on Rescher's 'Semantic Foundations for the Logic of Preference'," Theory and Decision, vol. 7 (1976), pp. 221-229.

 

60.    O. Ericsson Lars, Justice in the Distribution of Economic Resources (Stockholm 1976); Stockholm Studies in Philosophy, vol. 66. [Pp. 71-73 discuss NR's theory of preference; 142-143 his theory of distributive justice.]

 

61.    J. E. Wiredu, "On Reductio ad Absurdum Proofs," International Logic Review, vol. 7 (1976), pp. 90-101.

 

62.    Frederick S. Michael, "What is the Master Argument of Diodorus Cronus?", American Philosophy Quarterly, vol. 13 (1976), pp. 229-235. [For discussion of NR's work see especially pp. 231-233.]

 

63.    H. S. Thayer, "On N. Rescher's The Primacy of Practice." Philosophia (Israel), vol. 6 (1976), pp. 507-513.

 

64.    Author??, "Verdad Y Practica: El aporte del Nicholas Rescher," Dianoia: Anuario de Filosofia 1976 (Mexico City, 1976; Annual publication of the Universidad Autonoma de Mexico), pp. 127-141.)

 

65.    R.G. Frey, "The Vicarious Case for Unselfishness," a study of Unselfishness: The Role of the Vicarious Affects in Moral Philosophy and Social Theory (1975), Philosophical Books, vol. 18 (1977), pp. 1-6.

 

66.    Joseph L. Esposito, Schelling's Idealism and Philosophy of Nature (Lewisburg, 1977). [Pp. 220-225 of the chapter "Idealism in Recent Times" discuss NR's theory of conceptual idealism.]

 

67.    Justus Hartnack, "Language and its Object," Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, vol. 38 (1977), pp. 239-246. [Contains a discussion of the Kantian aspects of NR's conceptual idealism.]

 

68.    Gunnar Skirbekk, "Einleitung" in Idem (ed.) Wahrheitstheorien (Frankfurt, 1977), pp. 8-34. [Discusses NR's treatment of the coherence theory of truth.]

 

69.    Ota Weinberger, "Der nomische Allsatz," Grazer Philosophische Studien, vol. 6 (1977), pp. 31-41. [A critical discussion of NR's theory of lawfulness.]

 

70.    R. Robert Basham, "On Singular Attributions of Existence," Philosophical Studies, vol. 31 (1977), pp. 411-42. [See pp. 414-417 for a discussion of NR's views.]

 

71.    Dirk van Dalen, "Variants of Rescher's Semantics for Preference Logic, Studia Logica, vol, 33 (1977), pp. 163-81.

 

72.    Hyman, G. A Local Value Theory of Spatial choice (Stockholm: Royal Institute of Technology, 1977; CES occasional Paper No. 1). [Extends NR's treatment of social value measures.]

 

73.    Dennis Temple, "Nomic Necessity and Counterfactual Force," American Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 15 (1978), pp. 221-228. [Discusses NR's theory of natural laws.]

 

74.    John A. Weymark, "Unselfishness and the Prisoner's Dilemma," Philosophical Studies, vol. 34 (1978), pp. 417-425. [A critique of one argument in NR's Unselfishness.]

 

75.    William H. Friedman, "Uncertainties Over Distribution Dispelled," Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic, vol. 19 (1978), pp. 653-662.

 

76.    Claudio Pizzi, "Introduzzione" in idem (ed.) Leggi di nature, modalita, Ipolesi: La logica del ragionamento controfattuale (Milano, 1978), pp. 11-92 (see pp. 31-34 and 88-89).

 

77.    L. Jonathan Cohen, "The Coherence Theory of Truth," Philosophical Studies, vol. 34 (1978), pp. 351-360. [Contains a critical discussion of NR's views of coherence.]

 

78.    R. K. Sikora, "Foundations without Certainty," Canadian Journal of Philosophy, vol. 8 (1978), pp. 227-245.

 

79.    Susan Haack, Philosophy of Logics (Cambridge, 1978). [See pp. 88-91, 96-97, and p. 274 (index) for discussions of NR's views in logical issues.]

 

80.    Timo Airaksinen, "On the Foundations of Rescher's Coherence Theory of Truth," Logique et Analyse, vol. 2 (1979), pp. 147-157.

 

81.    Johenn Christian March, Intentionalitaet und Kausalitaet (Graz, 1979). [Pp. 29-35 deal with NR's theory of act descriptions.]

 

82.    Nicholas Moutafakis, "The Mathematical Foundations of Rescher's Logic of Preference," Abstracts of the Sixth International Congress of Logic, Methodology, and Philosophy of Science (Hannover, 22-29, August, 1979), vol. 5 (Sections 10-11), pp. 169-173.

 

83.    Albert W. Wald, "Meaning, Experience, and the Ontological Argument," Religious Studies, vol. 15 (1979), pp. 31-39. [A critical discussion of NR's 1955 paper on the ontological argument in The Australian Journal of Philosophy.]

 

84.    John Collier, "Information Content as a Measure of Epistemic Utility," Methodology and Science, vol. 12 (1979), pp. 205-212.

 

85.    William Lycan, "The Trouble with Possible Worlds" in M.J. Loux (ed.), The Possible and the Actual (Ithaca, 1979), pp. 274-316. (Discusses NR's views on the ontology of possibility.)

 

86.    John D. Mullen, "Does the Logic of Preference Rest on a Mistake?" Metaphilosophy, vol. 10 (1979), pp. 247-255.

 

87.    Rosaria, Egidi, II Linguaggio delle teorie scientifiche (Napoli, 1979). [NR's work is discussed on pp. 181-187.]

 

88.    Hans Lenk, Pragmatische Vernunft (Stuttgart, 1979). [Makes use of NR's methodological pragmatism to elucidate the project of Kant's opus postumum.]

 

89.    Yvon Belaval, "Note sur la pluralite des espaces possibles d'apres la philosophie de Leibniz," Perspektiven der Philosophie, vol. 4 (1979), pp. 9-19. [Part of an exchange with NR regarding Leibniz's theory of space.]

 

90.    M. Maroth, "Die hypothetischen Syllogismen," Acta antiqua Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae, Vol. XXVII, fasc 4 (Budapest, 1979), pp. 407-36. [Discusses some aspects of NR's expositions of Arabic logic.]

 

91.    Paul Fitzgerald, "Is Temporality Mind-Dependent?" Philosophy and Phenmenological Research, vol. ??? (ca. 1980). [Contains a critique of NR's views on temporality.]

 

92.    Steven E. Rhoads, "How Much Should We Spend to Save a Life?" in idem (ed.), Valuing Life: Public Policy Dilemmas, (Boulder, 1980), pp. 285-311 [See esp. pp. 296-298.]

 

93.    Haywood R. Alker, Jr., The Dialectical Logic of Thucydides Melian Dialogue (Cambridge, MA, MIT Center of International Studies, 1980). [Uses the machinery of NR's Dialectics (1977) for the study of dialectical elements of Thucydides historiography.]

 

94.    Roger Trigg, Reality at Risk (Sussex: Harvester Press, 1980). [See pp. 5-13 for a discussion of NR's conceptual idealism.]

 

95.    Barry Lowther, "The Truth Pays," Synthese, vol. 43 (1980), pp. 369-380. [A critical development of some theses of NR's regarding pragmatic criteria of truth.]

 

96.    Thomas Achatz and Franz Hastinger, "Economics vs. Moral Philosophy: Comment," Theory and Decision, vol. 12 (1980), pp. 279-288. [Discusses an essay by NR.]

 

97.    B. L. Bunch, "Rescher on the Goodman Paradox," Philosophy of Science, vol. 47 (1980), pp. 119-123.

 

98.    Philip Weiss, "Possibility: Three Recent Ontologies," International Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 20 (1980), pp. 199-219.

 

99.    James Sterba, Justice: Alternative Political Perspectives (Belmont, CA, 1980). [Discusses NR's theory of 5distributive justice.]

 

100.Edward H. Madden, "Methodological Pragmatism Appraised," Metaphilosophy, vol. 11 (1980), pp. 76-94). [A critical discussion of NR's methodological pragmatism.]

 

101.Malcolm F. Lowe, "Aristotle on the Sea Battle: A Clarification," Analysis, vol. 40 (1980), pp. 55-59. [A critique of NR's reconstruction.]

 

102.Stephen Toulmin, "Intellectual Authority and the Social Context of the Scientific Enterprise: Rescher and Lakatos," Minerva, vol. 18 (1980), pp. 652-67.

 

103.Peter Gardenfors, "Epistemic Importance and Minimal Changes of Belief." Place? 1981. [A development of ideas of Hypothetical Reasoning.]

 

104.Dennis J. Packard, "Plausibility Orderings and Social Choice," Synthese, vol. 49 (1981), pp. 415-418. [Develops some ideas of NR's Plausible Reasoning.]

 

105.Tom L. Beauchamp and Alexander Rosenberg, Hume and the Problem of Causation (Oxford, 1981). [Pages 139-145 discuss NR's theory of natural laws.]

 

106.Herbert Hrachovac, "Die sprachanalytische Philisophie auf dem Rueckweg zur Metaphysik, beobachtet in neueren Untersuchunger zur Logik der Modalilaeten," Philosophische Rundschau, vol. 28 (1981), pp. 67-83. [A survey of recent work in modal logic with reference account of NR's A Theory of Possibility.]

 

107.Paul Weirich, "Utility Tempered With Equality," Nous, vol. 17 (1981), pp. 423-440. [Contains a critique of NR's theory of distributive justice.]

 

108.Daniel Schulthess, "Les limites a l'avancement de la science selon Nicholas Rescher," in M. Muller (ed., Reflexions en hommage a Phillippe Muller (Neuchatel: Messeiller, 1981), pp. 163-83.

 

109.Thomas A. Goudge, "Peirce and Rescher on Scientific Progress and Economy of Research," Dialogue, vol. 20 (1981), pp. 357-365.

 

110.Jean Tague, et. al., "The Law of Exponential Growth," Library Trends, vol. ??? (1981), pp. 125-149. [Deals extensively with NR's theory of scientific progress.]

 

111.Nicholas Capaldi, "What's Wrong with Technical Philosophy," Independent Journal of Philosophy, vol. 6 (1982), pp. xyz-uvw. [Contains a critique of some of NR's metaphilosophical views.]

 

112.Timo Airaksinen, "Contextualism: A New Theory of Epistemic Justification," Philosophia: Philosophical Quarterly of Israel, vol. 12 (1982). [Discusses NR's coherentist epistemology.]

 

113.Richard Zahner, "Only the Best is Good Enough" in W. B. Bundeson et al. (eds.) New Knowledge in the Biomedical Sciences (Dordrecht and London, 1982). [Discusses some theses of NR's regarding medical ethics.]

 

114.Nicholas J. Moutafakis "Rescher's Logic of Preference and Linguistic Analysis," Logique et Analyse, vol. 25 (1982), pp. 135-165.

 

115.H. A. Moretti, "Aspectos del idealismo Conceptual." Revista Latinamericana de Filosofia, vol. 8 (1982), pp. 261-271.

 

116.Scott, D. Palmer, "Blanshard, Rescher, and the Coherence Theory of Truth." Idealistic Studies, vol. 12 (1982), pp. 211-230.

 

117.Ian I. Mitroff, "On the Structure of Dialectical Reasoning in the Social and Policy Sciences," Theory and Decision, vol. 14 (1982) pp. 331-350. [Makes extensive use of NR's theory of plausibility.]

 

118.John Woods and Douglas Walton, "Question-Begging and Cumulativeness in Dialectical Games," Nous, vol. 16 (1982), pp. 585-606. [Pp. 591-593 contain a section on "Rescher Dialectic."]

 

119.Dennis J. Packard and Ronald A. Heiner, "Inconsistency, Resolution and Collective Choice," Theory and Decision, vol. 14 (1982), pp. 225-256. (Develops some aspects of NR's theory of plausible reasoning.)

 

120.William H. Rapporport, "Unsolvable Problems and Philosophical Progress," American Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 19 (1982), pp. 289-98. [Discusses NR's theses on philosophical progress.]

 

121.Wolfgang Stegmueller, Erklaerung, Begruendung, Kausalitaet, 2nd ed. (Berlin etc., 1983). [Chap. V contains a discussion of NR's theory of scientific explanation.]

 

122.Gladys Palau, "Ontologie de los mundos posibles of contrafacticas," Analysis Philosophico, vol. 3 (1983), pp. 29-40. [Discusses NR's theory of possibility.]

 

123.Ian I. Mittroff, et al. "Beyond Contradiction and Consistency," Theory and Decision, vol. 15 (1983) pp. 107-120. [Consider an application of NR's plausbility theory.]

 

124.Andrea Bottani, "Coerenza e Verita in Nicholas Rescher," Epistemologica, vol. 6 (1983), pp. 201-224.

 

125.Robert Almeder. "Scientific Progress and Peirce" Erkenntnis, vol. 20 (1983), pp. 253-280. [Pp. 220 ff. discuss NR's views on scientific progress.]

 

126.James W. Feit, SJ, "Impossible Worlds," International Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 23 (1983), pp. 251-265. [Discusses NR's theory of possible worlds.]

 

127.Lorenz Bruno Puntel, "Transcendentaler und absoluter Idealismus" in D. Henrich (ed.) Kant oder Hegel (Stuttgart, 1983). [Pp. 222-225 discuss NR's conceptual idealism.]

 

128.Leo Apostel, "Nicholas Rescher: Idlealisme contre pragmatisme, coherence contre success," Revue Internationale de Philosophie vol. 37 (1983), pp. 653-672.

 

129.Robert Tad Leke, "Coherence: Criterion and Nature of Truth," Idealistic Studies, vol. 13 (1983), pp. 177-189. [Examines some aspects of NR's treatment of the coherence theory of truth.]

 

130.Nicholas J. Moutafakis, "Nicholas Rescher on Hypothetical Reasoning," Idealistic Studies, vol. 14 (1984), pp. 229-36.

 

131.Douglas N. Walton, Logical Dialogue-Games and Fallacies (Lanham and London, 1984). [Contains extensive discussions of NR's themes in dialectics and plausible reasoning.]

 

132.Michael S. Bruner, "Argument from a Pragmatic Perspective," Journal of the American Forensic Association, vol. 20 (1984), pp. 90-97. [Treats NR's methodological pragmatism and his theory of dialectis.]

 

133.Robert J. Levy, "Conjectures and Rational Preferences," Philosophical Research Archives, vol. 10 91984), pp. 173-88. [Makes central use of NR's theory of hypothetical reasoning.]

 

134.Leiser Madanes, "La originacism racdical de las cisos demstrade a prior: Leibniz, Nizch, Rescher," Revista Salnoameinaane de Filosopfia, vol. 11 (1985), pp. 55-62.

 

135.A. J. Dale, "The Illogic of Inconsistency," Philosophical Studies, vol. 46 (1984), pp. 417-421. [A critique of some issues raised in The Logic of Inconsistency.]

 

136.Nicholas J. Moutafakis, "Nicholas Rescher on Hypothetical Reasoning and the Coherence of Systems of Knowledge." Idealistic Studies, vol. 14 (1984), pp. 229-236.

 

137.Alessandro Pagnini, "Modelli evoluzionistici e crescita della conoscenza," Intersezioni, vol. 4, (1984), pp. 151-180. [Deals extensively with NR's views on evolutionary epistemology.]

 

138.Douglas N. Walton and Lynn M. Batten, "Games, Graphs and Circular Arguments," Logique et Analyse, vol. 27 (1984), pp. 133-164. [Makes extensive use of the machinery of NR's plausibility theory.]

 

139.Robert J. Levy, "Conjectures and Rational Preferences," Philosophy Research Archives, vol. 10 (1984), pp. 173-188. [Discusses and uses NR's theory of preference.]

 

140.Joseph Wayne Smith, "Why is There Something rather Than Nothing?" Eidos, vol. 3 (1984), pp. 135-162. [Contains a critique of NR's ontological views.]

 

141.Haig Khatchadourian, "Existence," Critica, vol. 16 (1984), pp. 33-58. [Discusses NR's views on existence.]

 

142.Timo Airaksinen, "Absolutely Certain Beliefs: Odegard, Rescher, and Klein," Philosophy Research Archives, vol. 11 (1985), pp. 393-405.

 

143.Joseph Wayne Smith, "Against Orientational Pluralism in Metaphilosophy," Metaphilosophy, vol. 16 (1985), pp. 214-220. [A critique of NR's metaphilosophical position.]

 

144.Norman Swartz, The Concept of a Physical Law (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1985). [Section 13, pp. 186ff, offers a critique of NR's theory of natural laws.]

 

145.Leiser Madanes, "La Originacion radical de las cosas demonstrada a priori: Leibniz, Nozick, Rescher," Revisata Latinamericano do Filosofia, vol. II (1985), pp. 55-62. [Contains a critical discussion of NR's theory of existence.]

 

146.James Robert Brown, "Rescher's Evolutionary Epistemology," Philosophia (Israel). vol. 15 (1985), pp. 287-300. [A critical discussion of NR's evolutionary epistemology.]

 

147.James Bird, The Changing Worlds of Geography (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1985). [Chap. 9 on methodology relies extensively upon NR's theory of scientific method and scientific change.]

 

148.Rainer Hegselmann, Formale Dialektik. Hamburg: F. Meiner, 1985. [See the index for references to discussions of NR's theories of formal dialectics.]

 

149.Theodor Eber, Warum fehlt bei Aristoteles der 4. Figur?" in A. Menne and N. Offenberger (eds.), Formale und nicht-formale Logik bei Aristoteles (Hildesleum: G. Olins, 1985). [Discusses some of NR's work on the history of syllogistic logic.]

 

150.Bonjour, Lawrence, The Structure of Empirical Knowledge (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1985). [See pp. 222-29 on "Rescher's Pragmatic Coherence Theory".]

 

151.George N. Schlesinger, "On the Limits of Science," Analysis, vol. 46 (1986), pp. 24-26. [Discusses a footnote in NR's Limits of Science.]

 

152.Franz Stuhlhofer, "Does The Role of Growth of our Knowledge Depend on the Quality-Level Considered?" Czechoslovak Journal of Physics, vol. B36 (1986), pp. 154-156. [Questions a thesis of NR's theory of scientific progress.]

 

153.Timo Airaksinen, "Absolutely Certain Beliefs: Odegard, Rescher, and Klein." Philosophy Research Archives, vol. II (1986), pp. 393-406.

 

154.Evelyn Doelling, Logik und Sprache: Untersuchungen zum Gebrauch des Existenzpraedikats (Berlin: Zentralinstitut fuer Philosophie der Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR, 1986). [See pp. 81-85 for a discussion of NR's views re. existence as a predicate.]

 

155.Fred Wilson, Laws and Other Worlds (Dordrecht, 1986). [Pp. 261-272 discuss NR's theory of natural laws.]

 

156.Paul B. Thompson, "The Philosophical Foundations of Risk," Southern Journal of Philosophy, vol. 24 (1986), pp. 273-286. [Discusses NR's treatment of Risk Theory.]

 

157.Kornel Solt, "Title???" Magyar Filosofiai Szemle, vol. 3-4 (1986), pp. 589-597. [A discussion of the NR's theory of inconsistency.]

 

158.Steven Toulinin, "Essays Review: Holton, Rescher, Lakatos," Minerva, vol. 18 1986), pp. 437-39.

 

159.Timo Airaksinen, "Rescher on Pascal's Wager Argument," in F. H. van Eemeren, et al. (eds.), Argumentation Across the Lines of Discipline, (Dordrecht, 1987), pp. 159-164.

 

160.Gregory Williams, "The Taggart's Logical Determinism--A Reply to Professor Rescher," Idealistic Studies, vol. 17 (1987), pp. 219-229.

 

161.E. M. Zemach, "Are There Logical Limits for Science?" British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, vol. 38 (1987), pp. 527-535. [A critique of an argument in NR's in The Limits of Science.]

 

162.Lorenzo Pena, Fundamentos de ontologia dialectica (Madrid: Siglo Vientiano Editores, 1987). [Pp. 105-106 and 130-132 offer discussions of NR's views on ontology.]

 

163.R. E. McKerrow, "Rescher's Plausibility Thesis," in F. H. van Eemeren et al. (eds.), Argumentation across the Disciplines (Dordrecht: Foris, 1987).

 

164.Kent Baldner, "Causality and Things in Themselves," Synthese, vol. 77 (1988), pp. 353-373. [A critique of NR's interpretation of Kant's theory of noumenal causality.]

 

165.Tomasz Komendzinski, "Nicholas Rescher's Erotectic Fallibilism" [In Polish: "Erotetyczny fallibilizm Nicholasa Reschera"], Zagadnienia Naukoznawstwa, vol. 1 (1988), pp. 131-142.

 

166.Dennis Temple, "Conceptual Idealism and Unrealized Possibility," in Venant Couchy (ed.) Philosophy and Culture, Vol. 5 [Montreal: Mortmorency, 1988], pp. 45-50.

 

167.Arto Siitonen, Problems of Aporetics (Helsinki, 1989). [For discussions of NR's views on aporetics see pp. 109-110, as well as the Index of Names on p. 193.]

 

168.Douglas N. Walton, Question-Reply Argumentation (New York: Greenwood Press, 1989). [For discussion of NR's theory of argumentation see pp. 284-85 and 384-85.]

 

169.Joseph Wayne Smith, "The Logical Limits of Science," Epistemologia, vol. 12 (1989), pp. 153-110. [Discusses NR's position on the limits of science.]

 

170.Robert C. Koons, "A Representational Account of Mutual Belief," Synthese, vol. 81 (1989), pp. 21-46. [Pp. 23-27 discusses NR's theory of plausible reasoning.]

 

171.Richard, T. W. Arthur, "Russel's Conundrum: On the Relation of Leibniz's Monads to the Continuum" in J. R. Brown & Juergen Mittlestrass (eds.), An Intimate Relation: Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science (Boston: Kluwer, 1989). [Critiques a discussion of NR's handling of the problem.]

 

172.Lorenz B. Puntel, Grundlagen einer Theorie der Wahrheit (Berlin: De Grueter, 1990). {For a note of NR's contributions to the theory of truth see pp. 354-5, as well as the Index on p. 399.]

 

173.Jan Dejnozka, "The Ontological Foundation of Russell's Theory of Modality," Erkenntnis, vol. 32 (1990), pp. 383-418. [Criticizes NR's critique of Russell on modality.]

 

174.Gerald F. Gans, Value and Justification (Cambridge, 1990). [Discusses NR's position in value theory on pp. 204-6. See also the Index on p. 535.]

 

175.Indrani Sanyal, "Modality and Possible Worlds," in P. K. Sen (ed.), Foundations of Logic and Language (Calcutta: Jadvapur University Press, 1990), pp. 193-242. [See pp. 220-225 for a discussion of N.R.'s theory of possibility.]

 

176.Mariano Alverez Gomez, "La Verdad," Dialogo filosofico, vol. 6 (1990), pp. 355-91. [Discusses NR's theory of truth.]

 

177.Walter Watson, "Types of Pluralism," The Monist, vol. 73 (1990), pp. 350-66. [Discusses NR's version of pluralism in comparison and contrast with others.]

 

178.Edith Wyschogrod, Saints and Postmodernism (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1991). [Chap. 8 (pp. 236-43) has a section on "The Altruism of Common Sense: Rescher."]

 

179.Steve S. Sapontzis, "Ought Does Imply Can," Southern Journal of Philosophy, vol. 29 (1991), pp. 383-93. [Contains a discussion of N.R.'s treatment of the ought/can issue.]

 

180.Thomas Komendzinski, "Fallibilism and Progress in Science," Theoria et Historia Scientiarum, vol. 1 (1991), pp. 43-57. [Discusses N.R.'s analysis of theories of scientific progress.]

 

181.Graham Oppy, "On Rescher on Pascal's Wager," International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, vol. 30 (1991), pp. 159-168. [A critique of NR's defense of Pascal's Wager.]

 

182.C. Brink, I. M. Rewitzky, and R. A. Schmidt, "Autodescriptivity: Beware!" The Computer Journal, vol. 34 (1991), pp. 380-81. [Comments on an idea of NR's Many Valued Logic.]

 

183.Axel Wuestehube, "Vollstandige oder unvollstaendige Rationalitaet?" in Philosophische Rundschau, vol. 38 (1991). [Discuss NR's theory of rationality.]

 

184.Else M. Barth, "Waiting for Godot," Epistemologia, vol. 14 (1991), pp. 77-104. [Discusses some of NR's epistemological ideas.]

 

185.Michael J. Homes, "Scientific Realism and Experimental Practice in High-Energy Physics," Syntheses, vol. 86 (1991), pp. 29-76. [Discusses NR's position as one of the "new realties" in relation to modern physics.]

 

186.Robert C. Koons, Paradoxes of Belief and Strategic Rationality (Cambridge, 1992). [Pp. 65-68 apply NR.'s theory of plausible reasoning from inconsistent premisses.]

 

187.Kathleen Wallace, "Metaphysics and Validation," in T. Rockmore and B. Singer (eds.), Anti-Foundationalism (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1992), pp. 209-238. [Gives a critique of NR's metaphilosophy.]

 

188.Bryson Brown, "Rational Inconsistency and Reasoning," Informal Logic, vol. 14 (1992), pp. 5-10. [Criticizes NR's theory of inconsistency and suggests some extensions.]

 

189.David Goodwin, "The Dialectic of Second-Order Distinctions," Informal Logic, vol. 14 (1992), pp. 11-22. [Examines some aspects of NR's treatment of dialectics.]

 

190.Harvey Siegel, "Rescher on the Justification of Rationality," Informal Logic, vol. 14 (1992), pp. 23-32. [A critique of NR's justification of rationality.]

 

191.Douglas Walton, "Rules for Plausible Reasoning," Informal Logic, vol. 14 (1992), pp. 53-58. [Proposes an extension of NR's theory of plausible reasoning.]

 

192.A. R. Antenson, N. D. Belnap Jr., and J. M. Dana, Entarlient, vol. II (Pittsburgh University Press, 1992, pp. 541-550 discuss Nicholas Rescher's approach to hypothetical reasoning.)

 

193.Raymond Bradley, The Nature of All Being (New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1992, pp. 193-99), [Discusses NR's modal conceptualism.]

 

194.Leslie Armour, INFINI RIEN: Pascal's Wager and the Human Paradox (Southern Illinois University Press, 1993). [Pp. 4-8 discuss NR's interpretation of Pascal's Wager.]

 

195.A.T. Nuyen, "The Unbearable Slyness of Deconstruciton," Philosophy, vol. 68 (1993), pp. 392-96. [Offers a critique of NR's views on deconstruction.]

 

196.Katalin G. Havas, "Do we Tolerate Inconsistencies?" Dialectica, vol. 47 (1993), pp. 27-35. [Discusses NR's views on inconsistency-tolerance.]

 

197.Geo Siegwart, "Korresponding und Kokaerenz," Journal for General Philosophy of Science, vol. 24 (1993), pp. 303-13. [Offers some suggestions for further development of NR's theory of coherence.]

 

198.Robert Amico, The Problem of the Criterion (Lanham MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 1993). [Discusses NR's treatment of the truth criterion problem.]

 

199.Risto Saarinen, "After Rescher: Pluralism vs. Preferentialism," in V. Mortinson (ed.) Theology and the Religions: A Dialogue (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2003), pp. 407-13.

 

200.John Christian Laursen, "El Escepticismo y el pensamiento politico," Revista Latrinamericana de filosofia, vol. 19 (1993) pp. 59-80. [Critiques some of NR's views of scepticism.]

 

201.Keith Simmons, "Inconsistency Views" in his Universality and the Liar (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993), pp. 78-82. [Discusses the Rescher-Brandom theory of inconsistent worlds.]

 

202.Guy Fayolle et al., "Asymptotic Probabilities of Language with Unrealized Quantifiers," Proceedings, Eighth Annual IEEE Symposium on Logic in Computer Science (_______ IEEE Computer Society Press, 1993), pp. 199-207. [Derives results based on the Rescher quantifier.]

 

203.Geo Siegwart, "Korrespondenz und Kokaerenz: Fragen an ein Versoehnungsprogramm," Journal for General Philosophy of Science, vol. 24 (1993), pp. 303-13.

 

204.James A. Stegenga, "A Common Global Morality for the Emerged Global Community" The International Journal of Applied Philosophy, vol. 8 (1993), pp. 1-8. [Applies the universalist ideas of NR's Moral Absolutes.]

 

205.Jaceh PAsniczek, "Non-Standard Possible Worlds, Generalized Quantifiers, and Modal Logic" in Jan Wolenski (ed.), Philosophical Logic in Poland (Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1994), pp. 187-98. [Develops and extends NR's theory of possibility.]

 

206.Gerhard Brewster, "A Reconstruction of Rescher's Theory of Formal Disputation Based on Default Logic," Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Amsterdam, August 8-12, 1994 (New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1994).

 

207.Bruce W. Hauptli, "Rescher's Unsuccessful Evolutionary Argument," British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, vol. 45 (1994), pp. 295-301. [A critique of NR's theory of cognitive evolution.]

 

208.Michele Marsonet, "On Rescher's Conceptual Idealism," Idealistic Studies, vol. 24 (1994), pp. 147-161.

 

209.T. L. S. Sprigge, "Idealism Contra Idealism: The Conceptual Idealism of Nicholas Rescher," Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, vol. 54 (1994), pp. 408-14.

 

210.Johanna Seibt, "A Jonus View on Rescher's Perspectival Pluralism," Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, vol. 54 (1994), pp. 433-39.

 

211.Alexander Tabarrok, "If you're So Rich . . . The Economic Approach to Epistemology," Reason Papers, vol. 9 (1994), pp. 146-57. [Discusses NR's economic approach to epistemology.]

 

212.James R. Wible, "Rescher's Economic Philosophy of Science," Journal of Economic Methodology, vol. 1 (1994), pp. 314-29.

 

213.Diderik Batens, "Inconsistency Adaptive Logics and the Foundations of Non-Monotonic Logics," Logique et Analyse, vol. 37 (1994), pp. 57-94. [Discusses NR's treatment of inconsistency-coherent logics.]

 

214.Wulf Kellerwessel, "Idealesmus und Analytische Philosophie," Philosophischer Litenaturanzeiger, vol. 47 (1994), pp. 17-20.

 

215.Axel Wuestehube, "Rationaltaet und Normativitaet," Protosoziologie, vol. 8 (1995) pp. xyz-uvw. [An extensive discussion of NR's theory of rationality.]

 

216.Richard Patterson, Aristotle's Modal Logic (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995). [Pp. 93-98 consider NR's views on Aristotle's modal syllogistic.]

 

217.Axel Wuestehube, "Rationalitaet und Moralitaet bei Nicholas Rescher" in Axel Wuestehube (ed.), Pragmatische Rationalitaetstheorien (Wuerzburg: Koenigshausen and Neumann, 1995), pp. 125-146.

 

218.Cornelius J. Delancy, "Peirce on the Rationality of Science: A Response to Rescher" in K. L. Ketner (ed.) Peirce and Contemporary Thought (New York: Fordham University Press, 1995).

 

219.Dick L. Couprie, "The visualization of Anaximander's Astronomy," Apeiron, vol. ?? (1995), pp. 159-82. [Takes account of NR's reconstruction of Anaximander's issues.]

 

220.Axel Wuestehube, "Is Systematischer Philosophierer heute noch moeglich? Zu Nicholas Rescher's A System of Pragmatic Idealism, Philosophische Rundschanu, vol. 42 (1995) pp. 315-331.

 

221.Robert Nola, "On Realism and Constructionism," Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science, vol. 25 (1995), pp. 689-727. [Pp. 700 ff. discuss NR's views on scientific realism.]

 

222.Hans Joachim Niemann, "Populismus in der Philosophie: Nicholas Rescher's wissenschaftlicher Relativismus" Conceptus, vol. 28 (1995), pp. 271-300. [Criticizes NR as a relativist.]

 

223.S. Mark Heim, Salvations: Truth and Difference in Religion (Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis Books, 1995). [Applies ideas of NR's Strife of Systems orietational philosophies in religious deliberations.

 

224.Timo Airaksinen, "Methodological Pragmatism: The Pragmatic Epistemology of Nicholas Rescher," H. Stachowiak (ed.) Handbuch des pragmatischen Denkens (Hamburg: Felix Meiner, 1995), pp. 179-94.

 

225.James R. Wible, "Charles Sanders Peirce's Economy of Research," vol. 1 (1996), pp. 135-60. [Takes extensive account of NR's theory of the economics of science.]

 

226.Pluralismo sen Consenso: A critica de Rescher as presupistos das teoria accao communcative de Habermas," Rivista Filosofica de Coimbra, vol. 5 (1996), pp. 53-74. [A critical discussion of NR's pluralism.]

 

227.Charlotte Katzoff "When is Knowledge a Matter of Luck," Grazen Philosophische Studies, vol. 51 (1996), pp. 105-120. [Considers NR's theory of luck.]

 

228.Marcus Birke, "Bemerkungen zu A. Wuestehube's Pragmatische Realitaetstheorien," Philosophischer Literaturauzeiger, vol. 49 (1996), pp. 12-15. [Discusses NR's theory of pluralism.]

 

229.Alexander Tabarrok, "'If You're So Rich . . . ' The Economic Approach to Epistemology," Reason Papers, vol. ??? (1996), pp. 146-57. [A discussion of NR's epistemology, focusing on Cognitive Economy.]

 

230.John Visintainer, "Kant's Problem of Causality and the Ding on Sich," Auslegung, vol. 21 (1996), pp. 19-34. [Pp. 26-33 deal with NR's interpretation of Kant's theory of noumenal causality.]

 

231.Axel Wuestehube, "Noch einmal: Rationalitaet und Normativitaet," Proto-Sociology, vol. 19 (1996), pp. 149-169. [Discusses NR's position on rational normativity.]

 

232.Thomas W. Platt, "Chance, Equity, and Final Justice," in Yeager Hudson (ed.), Reading and Renewing the Social Order (London: Millan Press, 1996). [Discusses NR's ideas on medical ethics.]

 

233.S. Mark Heim, "Orientational Pluralism in Religion," Faith and Philosophy, vol. 12 (1996), pp. 201-215. [Applies ideas of NR's Strife of Systems in religious deliberations.]

 

234.Andres Bobeasieth Misesda, Inconsistencias: Por que non? (Bogata: Tercer Mirndo Editores, 1996). [Pp. 245-50 and 378-86 deal with NR's theory of inconsistency.]

 

235.Martins, A. M., "Plaralismo seine consenso: A critica de Rescher," Revista Filosofica de Coimbra, vol 56 (1996), pp. 53-74.

 

236.L. B. Puntel, "Antwort auf Herr Niemann." Conceptus, vol. 29 (1996), pp. xyz. [A reply to 202.]

 

237.H. J. Niemann, "Rescher im Kontext: Eine Antwort auf L. B. Puntel," Conceptus, vol. 30 (1997), pp. 67-97. [A reply to 208.]

 

238.Lorenz Puntel, "Wissenschaftslicher Relativismus und absolute Wahrheit: Zu H. J. Niemanns Verteidegung seinez Rescher Kritik," Conceptus, vol. 30 (1997), pp. 99-129. [A replu to 209.]

 

239.Thomas Bonk, "Sympathy for the Devil: Zu neueren Kritick am Relativisimus," Conceptus, vol. 30 (1997), pp. 131-41). [Offers inter alia a response to 202.]

 

240.Harvey Siegel, Rationality Redeemed (New York and London, 1997). [Chapter 5, "Why be Rational?", contains an extensive appreciation of NR's position on the topic.]

 

241.J. Wentzel van Huyssteen, "Postfoundationalism in Theology and Science" in Rethinking Theology and Science, ed. by J. W. van Huyssteen and N. H. Gregersen (Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdamus Publishing Co., 1998), pp. 13-49. [Draws on NR's theory of rationality as an instrument for religious epistemology.]

 

242.Niels Henrik Gregersen, "Contextual Coherence Theory for the Science-Theology Dialogue:" in Rethinking Theology and Science, ed. by J. W. van Huyssteen and N. H. Gregersen (Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdamus Publishing Co., 1998), pp. 181-228. [Maintains that NR's coherence theory of truth is a fertile instrument for science-theology dialogue.]

 

243.Alex Wuestehube, Rationalitaet und Hermeneutik (Wurzburg: Koenigshausen and Neumann, 1998). [Takes extensive account of NR's pragmatic idealism.]

 

244.Peter Moser, "Nicholas Rescher ueber Trends der Gegewartphilosophie," Information Philosophie, vol. 5 (1998), pp. 94-97. [A report on N. R.'s discussions of contemporary philosophy.]

 

245.Jacek Pasniczek, "Beyond Consistent and Complete Possible Worlds," Logique at Analyse, vol. 41 (1998), pp. 121-34.

 

246.Wenceslao Gonzalez, "Racionalidad crentifica y racionalidad tecnologica," Agora, vol. 17 (1998), pp. 95-115. [Discusses NR's views on sicnetific and technolgocial rationality.]

 

247.Diderik Batens, "A Survey of Inconsistency Adaptive Logics." Gent University: Preprint Publication No. 63 (1999). [Considers some aspect of NR's theory of inconsistency management.]

 

248.Diderik Batens, "Toward the Unification of Inconsistency-Handling Mechanisms." Gent University: Center for Logic and Philosophy of Science, Preprint Publication No. 87 (1999). [Considers some aspects of NR's theory of inconsistency management.]

 

249.Christopher Southgate God, Humanity and the Cosmos (Harrisburg PA.: Trinity Press and Edinburgh: T & T. Clark, 1999). [Section 2.13 on pp. 72-78 deal with "NR's pragmatics idealistic account of human rationality and its theological significance." Also pp. 83-89 address the theological bearing of NR's philosophy.]

 

250.Timm Triplett, "Rescher's Metaphilosophy," Metaphilosophy, vol. 30 (1999), pp. 209-30.

 

251.Lotfallah Nabavi, "Nicholas Rescher and the Foundations of Avicenna's Theory of Temporal Modalities," Modarres Journal, vol. 9 (1999), pp. 173-86.

 

252.S. Mark Heim, Salvation: Salvation: Truth and Difference in Religion (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1999). [The Chapter on "Different Views of Difference," pp. 131-44 deals with NR's position on pluralism and differences in belief.]

 

253.Tony Street, "Towards a History of Syllogistic after Avicenna: Notes on Rescher's Studies in Arab Modal Logic," Journal of Islamic Studies, vol. 11 (2000), pp. 209-228.

 

254.Michael Staelzner, "An Auxiliary Motive for Burdain's Ass" in Conceptus, vol. 33 (2000). [Considers some aspects of NR's treatment of a classic problem.]

 

255.Roland Wagner-Doebler, "Rescher's Principle of Decreasing Marginal Returns of Scientific Research," Scientometrics, vol. 50 (2001), pp. 419-436.

 

256.Robert F. Almeder, "The Limits of Natural Science: Rescher's View" in Martin Carrier (ed.), Science at the Century's End (Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2000), pp. 40-60.

 

257.Juergen Mittelstrass, "Nicholas Rescher on the Limits of Science" in Martin Carrier (ed.), Science at the Century's End (Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2000), pp. 76-83.

 

258.Robert Nola and Howard Sankey (eds.), After Popper, Kuhn and Feyerabend (Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2000). [Pp. 49-52 and passim addres NR's methodological pragmatism.]

 

259.Marim Kohl, "Wisdom and the Axiom of Futility" The Philosophical Forum, vol. 32 (2001), pp. 73-93. [Contains some discussions relating to NR's Ethical Idealism.]

 

260.Peter Moser, "Rescher ueber die Uneigenheit unter den Philosophen," Information Philosophie, August 2001, pp. 119-24.

 

261.Robert Hahn, Anaximander and the Architects (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2001). {For NR's reconstruction of Anaximander's cosmos see pp. 190-192.]

 

262.259Wulf Kellerwessel, "Rescher Destimmung des Begriffs Naturwissenschriftladen Fortschilts," Conceptus, vol. 35 (2002 (3)), pp. 161-80.

 

263.Allan Walstad, "Science as a Market Process," The Independent Review, vol. 7 (2002), pp. 5-46. [Draws on NR's work on the economics of science.]

 

264.James R. Wible, "Prediction, Complexity and Pluralism: More on Rescher's Post-Postmodern Economic Philosophy of Science," The Journal of Economic Methodology, vol. 7 (2002), pp. 294-301.

 

265.Gary Handcastle, "The Modern History of Scientific Explanation," in M. Heidelberger and G. Stadler (eds.), History and Philosophy of Science (Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2002), pp. 137-45. [Discusses NR's views on the history of explanation.]

 

266.Thomas Nickels, "From Copernicus to Ptolemy: Inconsistency and Method," in Joke Meheus (ed.), Inconsistency in Science (Dodrecht: Kluwer, 2002), pp. 1-33. [See pp. 21-22 for a discussion of the Rescher-Brandom treatment of inconsistency.]

 

267.Hilary Putnam, "Commentary on Nicholas Rescher's paper "Knowledge of the Truth un Pragmatic Perspective," in James Conant and Urszula Zeglen (eds.) Hilary Putnam: Pragmatism and Realism (London: Routledge, 2002), pp. 80-85.

 

268."Rescher's idealistische Dialektik" in W. Essler et al. (eds.), Logik, Mathematik und Natur im objektiven Idealismus (Wuerzburg: Koenigshausen & Neumann, 2003).

 

269.Risto Saarinen, "After Rescher: Pluralism and Preferentialism" in Viggo Mortensen (ed.), Theology and Religions: A Dialogue (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans: 2003), pp. 409-13. [Applies NR's philosophy to theology.]

 

270.Diderik Batens, "A Strengthening of the Rescher Manor Consequence Relations," in Logique et Analyse, vol. 46 (2003), pp. 183-184 and 289-313. [Builds on NR's work in nonmonotonic logic.]

 

271.Wulf Kellerwessel, "Rescher's Bestimmung des Begriffs naturwissenschaflichen Fortschritts" Conceptus, vol. 35 (2003), pp. 161-80.

 

272.Amihud Gilead, "How Many Pure Possibilities Are There?," Metaphysica, vol. 5 (2004), pp. 85-103. [Critiques NR's theory of possibility.]

 

273.Paul D. Murray, "Fallibilism, Faith and Theology: Putting Nicholas Rescher to Theological Work," Modern Theology, vol. 20 (2004), pp. 339-62.

 

274.Hillel A. Schiller, "Advancing Process Metaphysics," Process Studies, vol. 33 (2004), pp. 262-83. [Discusses NR's views on process metaphysics.]

 

275.Wulf Kellerwessel, "Zu Nicholas Rescher: Idealism, Pragmatism, und Analytische Philosophie," Philosophischen Literaturenzeiger, vol. 58 (2005), pp. 385-414.

 

276.James B. Freeman, Acceptable Premisses (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005). [See pp. 23-25 regarding NR's ideas regarding presumption.]

XXX Larry A. Hickman, "What Sort of Pragmatist is Nicholas Rescher?" Contemporary Pragmatism, vol. 2 (2005), pp. 9-15.

 

XXX Richard Gale, "The Cognitive Pragmatism of Nicholas Rescher," Contemporary Pragmatism, vol. 2 (2005), pp. 1-7.

 

XXX Michele Marsonet, "Rescher's Evolutionary Epistemology," Contemporary Pragmatism, vol. 2 (2005), pp. 17-24.

 

277.Cheryl Misak, "Rescher and Objective Pragmatism," Contemporary Pragmatism, vol. 2 (2005), pp. 25-33.

 

278.James R. Brown, "Rescher's Evolutionary Epistemology," Philosophia, vol. 15 (2006), pp. 287-300.

 

279.Kertesz, Andras and Csilla Rakosi, "Inconsistency and Plausible Reasoning in an Analysis of German Affricates," Language Sciences, vol. 28 (2006), pp. 384-423. [An application of NR's theory of plausibility.]

 

280.Michael Clark and Nicholas Shackel, "The Dr. Psycho Paradox and Newcomb's Problem," Erkenntnis, vol. 64 (2006), pp. 85-100. [Discusses a Paradox posed by NR.]

 

281.Lloyd Stichland, "God's Problems of Multiple Choice," Religious Studies, vol. ??? (2006), pp. ??? [Discusses NR's treatment of the Buridan's Ass problem.]

 

282.James W. Felt, "Second-Best Realism and Functional Pragmatism" International Philosophical Quartely, vol. 44 (2006), pp. 439-44. (A critique of NR's functionalistic pragmatism.]

 

283.Fred Seddon, "Rand and Rescher on Truth," The Journal of Ayn Rand Studies, vol. 8 (2006). Pp. 41-48.

 

284.Troy Deters, "Contemporary Pragmatism: Symposium on Putnam Rescher, and Rorty," Newsletter of the Society for the Achievement of American Philosophy, no. 106 (November, 2007), p. 30-32.

 

285.E. J. Coffman, "Thinking About Luck," Synthese, vol. 158 (2007), pp. 385-98. [Applies and extends NR's deliberations on luck.]

 

286.Michael Weber, "Continuism und Contiguism," Philosophical Alternatives, vol. 4 (2007), pp. 2521-139: in Bulgaria [Examines NR's metaphilosophy.]

 

287.W. J. Gonzalez, "Economic Values in the Configuration of Science," in E. Agazzi et al (eds.), Epistemology and the Social (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2008; Poznan Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities), pp. 85-112. [A substantial discussion of Rescher's view of the economics of science.]

 

288.Andrew Baines, "Inter Fidem et Rationem: Discerning the Proper Intersection of Philosophical and Theoretical Methodologies in the Works of Nicholas Rescher and Joseph Ratzinger," Lyceum, vol. 11 (2009).

 

289.John Lachs, "Rescher's Cognitive Pragmatism," Contemporary Pragmatism, vol. 6 (2009), pp. 169-78. [A critique of NR's position in existence pragmatism with a brief reply by NR on pages 179-81.

 

290.John Haldane, Reasonable Faith (London: Routledge, 2010). [Chapter 4 examines NR's philosophy of religion.]

 

291.Teodor Dima, "Probable Truth vs. Partial Truth," Logos and Episteme, vol. 1 (2010), pp. 31-37. [Features NR's theory of plausibility.]

 

292.Maximiliano E. Vire, "El argumento ontologico," Revista latinainerieana de filosofia, vol. 37 (2011). [Critique of NR on contingence in Leibniz.]

 

293.Peter S. Borkowski, "Aporetics as Philosophical Culture," Culture: Internationals Journal of Philosophical Culture, vol. 7 (2010), pp. 257-66. [Focuses on NR's theory of aporetics.]

 

294.Kertesz, Andras and Csilla Rakosi, Data and Evidence in Linguistics (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012). [Part II develops and extents NR's theory of plausible reasoning.]

 

295.Nathan Ballantyne, "Luck and Interests," Synthese, vol. 185 (2012), pp. 319-334. [Deals extensively with NR's views.]

 

296.F. L. G. Gutiemez, "Racionalidad: Uni approximacion desde Nicholas Rescher." Trilogia, vol. 5 (2012), pp. 89-103.

 

297.Jeanne Peijneneburg and David Atkinson, "An Endless Hierarchy of Probabilities," in American Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 49 (2012), pp. 267-276. [Addresses NR's position.]

 

298.Jamie Morgan, "A Critique of Nicholas Rescher's Contribution to our Understanding of Evolution and Intelligent Design," Journal of Critical Realism, vol. 13 (2014), pp. 38-51.

 

299.G. W. Kinura, "Neopragmatism and Theological Reason (Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 2017). [Introducitive address NR's pragmatism.]

 

SUBSTANTIAL REVIEWS OF RESCHER'S BOOKS

 

[Only discussions of three or more pages in length are

listed here; briefer notices are not included.]

 

Al-Farabi: An Annotated Bibliography (1962)

 

Wilfrid J. Quinn in New Scholasticism, vol. 37 (1963), pp. 528-533.

 

Al-Farabi's Short Commentary on Aristotle's Prior Analytics (1963)

 

Michael E. Marmura in Dialogue, vol. 3 (1964-5), pp. 208-210.

 

Studies in the History of Arabic Logic (1963)

 

Seymour Feldman in The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 61 (1964), pp. 624-734.

 

E. A. Moody in The Philosophical Review, vol. 75 (1966), pp. 244-247.

 

The Development of Arabic Logic (1964)

 

Seymour Feldman in The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 62 (1965), pp. 434-439.

 

Josef van Ess in Erasmus, vol. 17 (1965), pp. 257-62.

 

Hypothetical Reasoning (1964)

 

Wilhelm Karl Esser in Philosophische Rundschau, vol. 18 (1968), pp. 151-154.

 

The Refutation by Alexander of Aphrodisias of Galen's Treatise on the Theory of Motion (with Michael Marmura) (Islamabad: Islamic Research Institute, 1965).

 

V. Brown in Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society, vol. ??? (1972), pp. 152-54.

 

J. van Ess in Erasmus, vol. 24 (1972), pp 580-83.

 

Distributive Justice (1966)

 

D. H. Monro in The Australasian Journal of Philosophy, vol. 45 (1967), pp. 375-378.

 

David Lyons in The Philosophical Review, vol. 78 (1969), pp. 265-268.

 

Ronald A. Glossop in The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 66 (1969), pp. 213-221.

 

Charles A. Corr in Journal of the History of Philosophy, vol. 7 (1969), pp. 224-227.

 

The Logic of Commands (1966)

 

Helmut Metzler in Deutsche Zeitschrift fur Philosophie, vol. 17 (1969), pp. 1140-1143.

 

Hector-Neri Castaneda in The Philosophical Review, vol. 79 (1970), pp. 439-446.

 

Lennart Aqvist in Philosophical Books, vol. 8 (1967), pp. 18-23.

 

Galen and the Syllogism (1966)

 

W. Montgomery Watt in The Journal of Semantic Studies, vol. 12 (1967), pp. ???

 

David Pingree in Speculum, vol. 43 (1968), pp. 188-90.

 

Menga Jager in Foundations of Language, vol. 6 (1970), pp. 104-106.

 

Ivo Thomas in Philosophy of Science, vol. 34 (1967), pp. 198-200.

 

Deirdre La Porte in Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic. vol. 18 (1977), pp. 195-207.

 

The Logic of Decision and Action (1967)

 

Robert W. Beard in The Journal of Value Inquiry, vol. 3 (1969), pp. 159-161.

 

The Philosophy of Leibniz (1967)

 

Margaret Wilson in The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 64 (1967), pp. 23-27.

 

Marcello Descal in IYYUN, vol. 18 (196x), pp. 197-200.

 

Topics in Philosophical Logic (1968)

 

M. K. Rennie in Austaliasian Journal of Philosophy, vol. 48 (1970), pp. 153-164.

 

James E. Tomberlin in Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, vol. 31 (1970), pp. 141-143.

 

Karel Berka in Deutsche Zeitschrift fur Philosophie, vol. 19 (1970), pp. 1046-1049.

 

Lee Rice in The Modern Schoolman, vol. 48 (1970), pp. 90-92.

 

Marshall Swain in The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 68 (1971), pp. 319-324.

 

Leszek Nowak in Studia Logica, vol. 28 (1971), pp. 163-167.

 

Studies in Arabic Philosophy (1968)

 

R. J. Blackwood in Philosophy East and West, vol. 20 (1970), pp. 199-201.

 

Essays in Philosophical Analysis (1969)

 

Lee C. Rice in The Modern Schoolman, vol. 48 (1970), pp. 90-92.

 

Michael E. Ruse in Dialogue, vol. 8 (1970), pp. 721-724.

 

Henry W. Johnstone in Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, vol. 31 (1971), pp. 308-309.

 

Jonathan L. Cohen in Ratio, vol. 13 (1971), pp. 96-99.

 

Ivo Thomas in The Journal of Sumbolic Logic, vol. 37 (1972), pp. 418-19.

 

Paolo Parrini in Rivista Critica Di Storia Della Filosofia, vol. 28 (1973), pp. 105-111.

 

Michael P. T. Leahy in Foundations of Language, vol. 11 (1974), pp. 471-476.

 

Many Valued Logic (1969)

 

Glen Pearce in Dialogue, vol. 10 (1971), pp. 810-814.

 

George Epstein in The Journal of Symbolic Logic, vol. 42 (1977), pp. 432-436.

 

Introduction to Value Theory (1969)

 

Alex C. Michalos in Dialogue, vol. 8 (1969), pp. 520-523.

 

Lee Andrew Elioseff in Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, vol. 29 (1970), pp. 133-137.

 

Arnold Berleant in Journal of Value Inquiry, vol. 5 (1971), pp. 235-237.

 

Values and the Future (1969)

 

Lee Andrew Elioseff in Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, vol. 29 (1970), pp. 133-137.

 

John J. Fisher and Ernest Sosa in Philosophical Forum, vol. 3, (1972), pp. 353-361.

 

G. Welty in Journal of Value Inquiry, vol. 6 (1972), pp. 311-17.

 

The Refutation by Alexander of Aphrodiscas of Galen's Treatise in the Theory of Motion (1970)

 

Vivian Brown in The Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society vol. (1972), pp. 152-154.

 

Scientific Explanation (1970)

 

Hujo Padilla in Critica, vol. 4 (1970), pp. 171-174.

 

Fred Wilson in Dialogue, vol. 11 (1972), pp. 655-657.

 

Roberto Torretti in Dialogue, vol. 11 (1972), pp. 184-188.

 

Hugh Lehman in Philosophy of Science, vol. 39 (1972), pp. 310-312.

 

Eric P. Millstone in Philosophy, vol. 47 (1972), pp. 380-382.

 

Temporal Logic (1971)

 

Karl Henrich in Zeitschrift fuer Allgemeine Wissenschaftstheorie, vol. 4 (1973), pp. 178-187.

 

J. Richards and J.H. Pfitsch in Philosophy of Science, vol. 42 (1975), pp. 100-103.

 

Welfare (1972)

 

Alexander Rosenberg in Dialogue, vol. 12 (1973), pp. 120-124.

 

Conceptual Idealism (1973)

 

Alex C. Michalos in Dialogue, vol. 13 (1974), pp. 621-623.

 

Michael T. McNulty in Modern Schoolman, vol. 52 (1974-5), pp. 316-318.

 

Baruch Brody in The Philosophical Review, vol. 84 (1975), pp. 580-582.

 

Leon Pompa in The Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 25 (1975), pp. 85-87.

 

David Hillel Ruben in Mind, vol. 85 (1976), pp. 138-140.

 

Robert E. Innes in Foundations of Language, vol. 14 (1976), pp. 287-295.

 

Brian Carr in British Journal of the Philosophy of Science, vol. 28 (1977), pp. 287-289.

 

Nils Roll-Hanson in British Journal of the Philosophy of Science, vol. 28 (1977), pp. 287-292.

 

Douglas Greenlee in Grazer Philosopische Studien, vol. 4 (1977), pp. 107-121.

 

The Primacy of Practice (1973)

 

Alex C. Michalos in Dialogue, vol. 13 (1974), pp. 623-625.

 

Elizabeth Telfer in Philosophical Books, vol. 15 (1974), pp. 24-26.

 

Klaus Hartman in Philosophische Rundschau, vol. 22 (1974), pp. 162-189. ("Neuere englischspraechige Kantliteratur, J. Bennett, J. Hintikka, N. Rescher," See pp. 185-189 for a discussion of The Primacy of Practice. Tr. into English in D.E. Christensen et al. (eds.) Contempory German Philosophy, vol. 2 (1983), pp. 288-315 (see pp. 311-315.)

 

Leon Pompa in The Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 25 (1975), pp. 85-87.

 

Paul Gomberg in The Philosophical Review, vol. 84 (1975), pp. 603-7.

 

Charles A. Corr in Modern Schoolman, vol. 52 (1975), pp. 318-320.

 

Ricardo Maliandi in Revista Latino-Americana di Filosofia, vol. 1 (1975), pp. 262-264.

 

H. S. Thayer in Philosophia, vol. 6 (1976), pp. 507-513.

 

Douglas Greenlee in Grazer Philosophische Studien, vol. 4 (1977), pp. 107-121.

 

The Coherence Theory of Truth (1973; reprinted 1983).

 

Lewis S. Ford in Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, vol. 35 (1974), pp. 118-120.

 

David Miller in British Journal of the Philosophy of Science, vol. 25 (1974), pp. 291-294.

 

Friedrich Rapp in Zeitschrift fuer Allgemeine Wissenschafts theorie, vol. 5 (1974), pp. 382-389.

 

Risto Hilpinen in Foundations of Language, vol. 13 (1975), pp. 309-314.

 

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A Theory of Possibility (1975)

 

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W. H. Newton-Smith in Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 27 (1977), pp. 78-81.

 

Thomas Baldwin in Mind, vol. 86 (1977), pp. 622-624.

 

Glenn Kessler in The Journal of Symbolic Logic, vol. 43 (1978), pp. 158-60

 

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Herbert Hrachovec in Philosophische Rundschau, vol. 28 (1981), pp. 68-83.

 

Andrew J. Reck in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 31 (1977), pp. 329-331.

 

Unselfishness (1975)

 

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James Sterba in The Journal of Philosophy, vol. 74 (1977), pp. 189-193.

 

Gerald J. Postema in The Philosophical Review, vol. 86 (1977), pp. 410-413.

 

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Ruth Anna Putnam in Philosophia (Israel), vol. 8 (1979), pp. 797-800.

 

Plausible Reasoning (1976)

 

Douglas N. Walton in Dialogue, vol. 16 (1977), pp. 774-779.

 

Mary Tiles in Philosophical Books, vol. 19 (1978), pp. 138-40.

 

J. E. Tiles in Mind, vol. 58 (1978), pp. 626-628.

 

Noretta Koertge in British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, vol. 29 (1978).

 

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Methodological Pragmatism (1977)

 

Douglas Greenlee in Grazer Philosophische Studien, vol. 4 (1977), pp. 107-121.

 

Manley Thompson in Philosophy of Science, vol. 45 (1978), pp. 493-495.

 

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Susan Haack in British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, vol. 29 (1979), pp. 185-188. ["The Wheel and Beyond"]

 

Robert Almeder in Transactions of the C.S. Peirce Society, vol. 15 (Winter, 1979), pp. 83-87.

 

Susan Haack in Mind, vol. 88 (1979), pp. 292-296.

 

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Bruce Altschuler, The Philosophical Review, vol. 88 (1979), pp. 490-496.

 

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Slawomir Magala in Studia Filosoficzne, vol. 10 (1981), pp. 159-166.

 

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Dialectics (1977)

 

John Kekes in Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, vol. 39 (1979), pp. 602-604.

 

Henry W. Johnstone in Philosophy and Rhetoric, vol. 12 (1979), pp. 271-273.

 

Steven M. Cahn, Metaphilosophy, vol. 10 (1979), pp. 209-211.

 

Douglas Walton in Dialogue, vol. 19 (1980), pp. 328-334.

 

Scientific Progress (1978)

 

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Philip S. Morrison in Scientific American, vol. 290 (1979), no. 5 (April), pp. 37-40.

 

Jeremy Bugler in the New Scientists vol. 17 (April 1979), p. 131.

 

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Robert Almeder in Philosophical Inquiry, vol. ?? (1980), pp. xyz-uvw.

 

Bentley Glass in The Quarterly Review of Biology, vol. 54 (1979), pp. 417-419. ["On Scientific Progress and Its Limits"]

 

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Alan Schnalberg and H. Malcolm MacDonald, Social Sciences Quarterly, vol. 62 (1981), pp. 793-95.

 

Thomas B. Fowler in Faith and Reason, vol. 7 (1981), pp. 155-159.

 

K. S. Schrader-Frechette in Theory and System (??) 198x?

 

James Robert Brown in Social Indicators Research, vol. 11 (1982), pp. 437-444.

 

Peirce's Philosophy of Science (1978)

 

John V. Strong in Philosophy of Science, vol. 46 (1979), pp. 655-657.

 

T. A. Goudge in Transactions of the C. S. Peirce Society, vol. 15 (1979), pp. 176-179.

 

Vincent G. Potter in Thought, vol. 54 (1979), pp. 215-217.

 

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Roger Fellows in Philosophical Books, vol. 22 (1981), pp. 17-20.

 

L. C. Archie in The American Scientist, vol. 67 (1979), pp. 374- ____.

 

Bruce Altshuler in The Philosophical Review, vol. 90 (1981), pp. 138-143.

 

Helmut Pape in Philosphische Rundschau, vol. 29 (1982), pp. 117-125.

 

Michael Bradie in Teaching Philosophy, vol. 5 (1982), pp. 254-258.

 

Leibniz: An Introduction to His Philosophy (1979)

 

R. S. Woolhouse in The Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 30 (1980), pp. 150-152.

 

George Macdonald Ross in Philosophical Books, vol. 22 (1981), pp. 14-17.

 

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Timo Airaksinen in Philosophy of Science, vol. 50 (1983), pp. 169-171.

 

The Logic of Inconsistency (1980; with R. Brandom)

 

Chris Mortensen in The Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 31 (1981), pp. 275-277.

 

N. C. A. Da Costa in History and Philsosophy of Logic, vol. 3 (1982), pp. 225-229.

 

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Robert G. Wolf in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 35 (1984), pp. 627-629.

 

Lorenzo Pena in Contextos (University of Leon), vol. 3 (1984), pp. 241-246.

 

Cognitive Systematization (1980)

 

Susan Haack in British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, vol. 31 (1980), pp. 411-413.

 

Hilary Kornblith in The Philosophical Review, vol. 90 (1981), pp. 144-146.

 

Frederick Suppe in International Classification, vol. xy (1981).

 

Graham Priest in The Australasian Journal of Philosophy, vol. 60 *1982), pp. 185-87.

 

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Paul K. Moser in Auslegung, vol. 10 (1983), pp. 290-293.

 

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Unpopular Essays on Technological Progress (1980)

 

Marshall Spector in Cross Currents, Fall, 1980 issue, pp. 349-352.

 

Thomas B. Fowler in Faith and Reason, vol. 7 (1981), pp. 155-159.

 

Donald Ihde in Nature and System, vol. 8 (1982), pp. 252-254.

 

K. S. Schrader-Frechette in Environmental Ethics, vol. 4 (1982), pp. 363-367.

 

Stephen Hibband in Humboldt Journal of Social Relations, vol. 9 (1982), pp. 228-278.

 

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Stanley R. Carpenter in Philosophical Topics, vol. 12 (1983), pp. 277-278.

 

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Scepticism (1980)

 

John Kekes in British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, vol. 32 (1981), pp. 411-416.

 

David-Hillel Ruben in Philosophical Books, vol. 22 (1981), pp. 190-192.

 

Fred I. Dretske in Philosophical Topics, vol. 12 (1981), pp. 299-303.

 

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Leibniz' Metaphysics of Nature (1981)

 

Roberto Toretti in Dialogos, vol. xyz (1981), pp. 156-159.

 

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Kant's Theory of Knowledge and Reality (1983)

 

T. E. Wilkerson in Philosophical Books, vol. 25 (1984), pp. 118-120.

 

Risk (1983)

 

Alexander Michalos in Teaching Philosophy, vol. 7 (1984), pp. 266-268.

 

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The Riddle of Existence (1984)

 

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David R. Griffin in Canadian Philosophical Review, vol. 6 (1986), pp. 530-32.

 

Albert W. Harper in Indian Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 19 (1987), pp. 223-28.

 

The Limits of Science (1985)

 

John A. Schumacker in Isis, vol. 77 (1986), pp. 286-88.

 

Robert Almeder in Idealistic Studies, vol 16 (1986), pp. 259-261.

 

Herbert Keuth in Allgemeine Zeitschrift fuer Philosophie, vol. 12 (1987), pp. 89-93.

 

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The Strife of Systems (1985)

 

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Pascal's Wager (1985)

 

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Cornel West in Theology Today, vol. 43 (1986), pp. 302-03.

 

Ethical Idealism (1986)

 

Mark D. Stohs in Ethics, vol. 98 (1988), pp. 839-41.

 

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Scientific Realism (1987)

 

Larry Laudan in Isis, vol. 80 (1989), pp. 745-746.

 

John Forge in Metascience, vol. 7 (1989), pp. 8-13.

 

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Rationality (1988)

 

John Cottingham in the Times Higher Educational Supplement, 10 Feb. 1989.

 

Susan Haak in History and Philosophy of Logic, vol. 11 (1990), pp. 113-115.

 

Robert D. Jewell in Philosophical Books, vol. 31 (1990), pp. 36-38.

 

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Cognitive Economy (1989)

 

James R. Wible in History of Political Economy, vol. 26 (1994), pp. 177-80.

 

Alan T. Nelson in Philosophia (Israel), vol. 213 (1994), pp. 323-31.

 

D. M. Lambertton in Prometheus: Critical Studies in Innovation, vol. 9 (1991), pp. 184-87.

 

Moral Absolutes (1989)

 

Jude Dougherty in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 43 (1989), pp. 420-21.

 

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A Useful Inheritance (1990)

 

David L. Hull in Mind, vol. 100 (1991), pp. 300-305.

 

Stephen W. Ball in Philosophy of Science, vol. 59 (1992), pp. 332-39.

 

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Human Interests (1990)

 

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Mary Midgley in the Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 41 (1991), pp. 505-506.

 

J. R. Bowen in Choice, vol. 29 (1991), pp. 150-52.

 

Thomas L. Carson in Ethics, vol. 102 (1991), pp. 166-68.

 

Baffling Phenomena (1991)

 

Thomas Krettek in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 45 (1992), pp. 878-880.

 

Norman Swartz in Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, vol. 53 (1993), pp. 224-28.

 

Leibniz's Monadology: An Edition for Students (1991)

 

J. A. Cover in Leibniz Society Review, vol. 1 (1991), pp. 7-9.

 

Human Knowledge in Idealistic Perspective (1992)

 

Walter E. Wright in Canadian Philosophical Review, vol. 121 (1992), pp. 291-93.

 

Axel Wuestehube in Zeitschrift fuer Philosophische Forschung, vol. 47 (1993), pp. 323-27.

 

Ernan McMullin in Mind, vol. 103 (1994), pp. 219-22.

 

Edward Pols in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 46 (1993), pp. 870-72.

 

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The Validity of Values (1993)

 

Bennett Ramsey in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 47 (1994), pp. 634-36.

 

Mark Vorobej in Canadian Philosophical Review, vol. ? (1993), pp. 336-38.

 

Pluralism: Against the Demand for Consensus (1993)

 

Dale R. Jacquette in Philosophical Books, vol. 35 (1994), pp. 264-66.

 

David Archard in The Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 45 (1995), pp. 400-403.

 

Douglas J. Den Uyl in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 48 (1995), pp. 926-28.

 

Frank Mau in Erkenntnis, vol. 46 (1997), pp. 137-42.

 

Philosophical Standardism (1994)

 

Robert Almeder in Philosophical Topics, vol. ??? (1998??), pp. 231-35.

 

Joseph Margolis in Philosophy & Phenomenological Research, vol. 54 (1994), pp. 427-32.

 

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Metaphilosophical Inquiries (1994)

 

James V. Penna in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 49 (1995), pp. 428-30.

 

Friedrike Schick in Zeitschrift fuer Philosophische Forschung, vol. 51 (1997), pp. 493-97.

 

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Satisfying Reason (1995)

 

A. M. Martens in Revista Filosofica de Coimbra, vol. 5 (1996), pp. 231-34.

 

Essays in the History of Philosophy (1995)

 

Peter Loptson in British Journal of the History of Philosophy, vol. 6 (1998), pp. 301-4.

 

Luck (1995)

 

Thomas J. Radcliffe in Reason Papers, vol. 21 (1996), pp. 107-110.

 

Jon B. Rhine in Salon.com/people. 11/22/1999.

 

Rick Machuga in Christianity Today, Nov. 16, 1998, pp. 89-91.

 

Public Concerns (1995)

 

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Aeon J. Skoble in the Review of Metaphysics.

 

Process Metaphysics (1996)

 

John W. Lango in Transactions of the C. S. Peirce Society, vol. 32 (1996), pp. 689-97.

 

Ron Cooper in Newsletter of the Society for Advancement of American Philosophy, No. 74 (June, 1996), pp. 35-37.

 

George W. Shields in Process Studies, vol. 25 (1996), pp. 131-34.

 

Jude Jones in International Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 37 (1997), pp. 250-252.

 

Roger Ward, American Journal of Theology and Philosophy, vol. 19 (1998), pp. 235-40.

 

Lewis Ford, Encounter, vol. 58 (1997), pp. 108-111.

 

Rolf Lachmann in Philosophischer Literaturanzeiger, vol. 54 (2001).

 

Objectivity (1997)

 

Keith M. Parsons in Philo, vol. 2 (1999), pp. 77-89

 

Harvey Siegel in Ethics, vol. 110 (1999), pp. 917-19.

 

Dale Jacquette in Philosophy and Rhetoric, vol. 32 (1999), pp. 212-26.

 

Communicative Pragmatism and Other Philosophical Essays (1998).

 

Oskar Nudler in Revista Redagonica de Filosofia, vol. 1 (2000), pp. 149-58.

 

Predicting the Future (1998)

 

A. Rubinstein in Philosophical Books, vol. 39 (1998), pp. 191-93.

 

John Casti in New Scientist, 31 January 1998, pp. 42-43.

 

Friedel Weinert in Philosophy, vol. 74 (1999), pp. 122-26.

 

James R. Wible in the Journal of Economic Methodology, vol. 7 (2002), pp. 294-301.

 

Kant and the Reach of Reason (1999)

 

Terence E. Wilkerson in Mind, vol. 109 (2000), pp. 283-86

 

Paul Guyer in Kantian Review, vol. 15 (2000), pp. ???

 

Robert Hanna in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 54 (2001), pp. 680-82.

 

Steve Palmquist in TPM Online: The Philosophy Magazine on the Internet, issue 14 (2001).

 

Realistic Pragmatism (2000)

 

Sami Pihlstroem in Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, vol. 36 (2000), pp. 419-25.

 

Frank Thomas Burke in Philosophy in Review/Comptes rendus philosopiques, vol. 20, no. 4 (2000).

 

C. Robert Mesle in the American Journal of Theology and Philosophy, (September 2000), pp. xyz.

 

Philosophical Reasoning (2001)

 

Julian Baggnini in Philosophy in Review, vol. 21 (2002), pp. 361-63.

 

Julian Baggnini in Contes rendus philosophique, vol. 22 (2002), pp. 370-72.

 

James Thomas in Philosophy Now, vol. 47 (Nov/Dec 2014).

 

Paradoxes (2001)

 

Joseph W. Vlatowski in the American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 78 (2004), pp. 514-17.

 

Michael Clark in Mind, vol. ???

 

Karim Dharamsi in Essays on Philosophy, vol. 4, no. 2 (June 2003).

 

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Laurence Goldstein in Australasian Journal of Philosophy, vol. 82 (2004), pp. 656-58.

 

Process Philosophy: A Survey of Basic Issues (2000)

 

Peter A. Y. Gunter in Process Studies, vol. 31 (2002), pp. 190-93.

 

Adam Scarfe in Philosophy in Review, vol. 21 (2001), pp. 369-71.

 

Nature and Understanding (2000)

 

Michael E. Goodman in Mind, vol. 111 (2001), pp. 161-64.

 

Alexander Pruss in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 55 (2002), pp. 871-73.

 

Hugo Meynell in The Heythrop Journal, vol. 43 (2003), pp. 531-33.

 

Minding Matter, and Other Essays in Philosophical Inquiry (2001)

 

Richard J. Blackwell in The Review of Metaphysic, vol. 57 (2003), pp. 178-80.

 

Fairness (2002)

 

Brad Hooker in Notre Dame Philosophical Review, 2003.08.12 (four pages).

 

Geoffrey Cupit in Mind, vol. 113 (2003), pp. 387-90.

 

Karim Dharamsi in Essays in Philosophy, vol. 4, no. 2 (June 2003).

 

Jayson MacLean in Philosophy in Review, vol. 23 (2003), pp. 277-79.

 

Richard T. W. Arthur in Philosophy in Review, vol. 24, no. 1 (February 2004), pp. 51-53.

 

Ludwig Beckman in the Review of Metaphysics, vol. 58 (2004).

 

Rationalitaet, Wissenschaft und Praxis (2002)

 

Konstatin Pollock in Philosophischer Literaturanzeiger, vol. 56 (2003), pp. 133-36.

 

On Leibniz (2003)

 

Gabriel Thomas in Studia Leibnitiana, vol. 34 (2002), pp. 253-56.

 

Nick Trakakis in The Leibniz Review, vol. 24 (2004), pp. 89-98.

 

Roy T. Cook in Philosophical Books, vol. 47 (2006). Pp. 67-69.

 

Francois Duchesnau in Isis, vol. 96 (2005), pp. 114-16.

 

Laura E. Herrera Castillo in Theorema, vol. 33 (2014), pp. 141-148.

 

Value Matters (2004)

 

Rob Lapter in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (online).

 

Reason and Reality (2005)

 

James W. Felt in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 59 (2006), pp. 673-75.

 

Cognitive Harmony (2005)

 

Heather Ballaly in Mind, vol. 117 (2008), pp. 205-210.

 

Epistemic Logic (2005)

 

Heather Ballaly in Mind, vol. 117 (2008), pp. 205-210.

 

Jan Heylen in Tydscrift von Filosofia, vol. ?? (2006), pp. 144-46.

 

Realism and Pragmatic Epistemology (2005)

 

Heather Ballaly in Mind, vol. 117 (2008), pp. 205-210.

 

Cosmos and Cognition (2005)

 

G. Bove in Philosophy in Review, vol. 25 (2005), pp. 437-39..

 

Ted Postin in Faith and Philosophy, vol. 24 (2007), pp. 361-63.

 

Cognitive Harmony (2005)

 

Realism and Pragmatic Epistemology (2005)

 

Jan Heylen in Tydscrift von Filosofia, vol. ?? (2007), pp. 162-64.

 

Roger Ward in Newsletter of the Society for the Achievement of American Philosophy, No. 106 (November, 2007), pp. 30-32.

 

Scholastic Meditations (2005)

 

Craig Boyd in the Review of Metaphysics, vol. ??? (2007), pp. 684-86.

 

Michael W. Tkacz in Philosophy in Review, vol. ? (200x), pp. 216-18.

 

Matthews Grant in the International Philosophical Quarterly.

 

What If? (2005)

 

Mark Schumelda in Isis, vol. 98 (2007), pp. 218-20.

 

Common Sense (2005)

 

Albert Atkin in Mind, vol. 116 (2006), pp. 206-209.

 

Ted Poston in Faith and Philosophy, vol. 24 (2007), pp. 361-63.

 

Studies in Pragmatism (2005)

 

Michele Marsonet in Philosophische Jahrbuch der Goerres-Gesellschaft, vol. 117 (2010), pp. 409-11.

 

Philosophical Dialectics (2006)

 

Steven Hetherington in ??? Notre Dame Philosophical Review??

 

Presumption (2006)

Andrew Jaspers in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 61 (2007), pp. 444--46.

 

Error (2006)

 

Frederich F. Schmitt in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (Online: 2007-02-13).

 

David A. Homer in The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 61 (2007). pp. 46-48.

 

Holly Kantin in Mind, vol. 118 (2009), pp. 867-70.

 

Studies in Leibniz's Cosmology (2006)

 

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Issues in Philosophy of Religion (2007)

 

Laura Garcia in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (2007-12-11)

 

Herman Philipse in Philosophy, vol. 84 (2009), pp. 151-56.

 

Ludwig Jaskolla in Philosophisches Jahrbuch, vol. 119 (2112), pp. 476-78.

 

Interpreting Philosophy: The Elements of Philosophical Hermeneutics (2007)

 

Pol Veritervelde in Notre Dame Philosophical Review, 08-11-2007. (Online review.)

 

Conditionals (2007)

 

Cristina Corredor in Estudios Filosoficos, vol. 166 (2008), pp. 577-81.

 

Autobiography (2007)

 

Michael Weber in Process Studies, vol. 37 (2008), pp. 211-213.

 

Aporetics (2009)

 

Peter Vickers in Metascience, vol. 19 (2010), pp. 105-108.

 

J. Shand in Philosophy, vol. 85 (2010), pp. 307-10.

 

Bruce Husker in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews. (On the Internet.)

 

Sixto J. Castro in Estudios Filosoficos, vol. 59 (2010), pp. 592-94.

 

R. Boulder in Philosophy in Review, vol. 32 (1012), pp. 330-332.

 

Free Will (2009)

 

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Luck (2009)

 

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