research

Journal articles.

The paradox of self-blame

American Philosophical Quarterly

(forthcoming), 59.2 (w/ P. Todd) ::doi


The myth of occurrence-based semantics 

Linguistics and Philosophy

(2021), 44: 813–837 (w/ B. Pickel) ::doi


Binding bound variables in epistemic contexts

Inquiry

(2021), 64 (5-6): 533-563, Operators vs Quantifiers ::doi


Frege and saving substitution

Philosophical Studies

(2021), 178 (8): 2687-2697 (w/ B. Pickel) ::doi


Future contingents and the logic of temporal omniscience

Noûs 

(2021), 55(1): 102-127 (w/ P. Todd) ::doi


Might generics

Snippets

(2020), 39: 8-9  ::doi


Monsters and the theoretical role of context

Philosophy and Phenomenological Research

(2019), 98(2): 392-416 (w/ D. Ball) ::doi   [ supplement ]


Against the Russellian open future  

Mind

(2017), 126(504): 1217–1237 (w/ A. Schoubye)  ::doi


A bridge from semantic value to content

Philosophical Topics

(2017), 45(2): 181-207 ::doi


Does semantic relationism solve Frege's puzzle?

Journal of Philosophical Logic

(2017), 46 (1): 97-118 (w/ B. Pickel)  ::doi


The antinomy of the variable: A Tarskian resolution

Journal of Philosophy

(2016), 113(3): 137-170 (w/ B. Pickel)  ::doi


The history of the use of ⟦.⟧-notation in natural language semantics 

Semantics and Pragmatics

(2016), 9:12  ::doi


Well-founding grounding grounding

Journal of Philosophical Logic

(2016), 45(4): 349-379 (w/ G. Rabin) ::doi


Descriptions which have grown capital letters

Mind & Language

(2015), 30(3): 292-319  ::doi


Two-dimensional semantics and the nesting problem

Analysis

(2014), 74(2): 210–224 (w/ D. Chalmers)  ::doi


Dangerous reference graphs and semantic paradoxes

Journal of Philosophical Logic

(2013), 42(5): 727-765 (w/ L. Rabern & M. Macauley)  ::doi


Monsters in Kaplan's logic of demonstratives   

Philosophical Studies

(2013), 164(2): 393-404 ::doi


Propositions and multiple indexing

Thought

(2012), 1(2): 116-124 ::doi


Against the identification of assertoric content with compositional value

Synthese

(2012), 189(1): 75-96 ::doi


A simple solution to the hardest logic puzzle ever

Analysis

(2008), 68(298): 105-112 ( w/ L. Rabern)  ::doi



David Lewis’s Metaphysics

The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Fall 2021 Edition, Edward N. Zalta (ed.)

(w/ N. Hall & W. Schwarz)


Semantic monsters

Routledge Handbook on Linguistic Reference

(2021): 515-532, Biggs & Geirsson (ed.)


Reviving the parameter revolution in semantics

The Science of Meaning : Oxford University Press

 (2018): 138-171 (w/ B. Pickel & J. Dever)


Introduction to the science of meaning

The Science of Meaning : Oxford University Press

 (2018): 1-45 (w/ D. Ball)


Index, context, and the content of knowledge

Routledge Handbook of Epistemic Contextualism

(2017): 465-479, Ichikawa, J. (ed.)

 


Volume and Encylopedia contributions.

Papers in progress.

Proper names in epistemic discourse,

for volume commemorating 50th anniversary of Kripke's Naming and Necessity (in progress)


Against Fregean quantification (under review) 


Chess notation (in review)


Epistemic counterpart theory (in progress) 


If counterfactuals were neg-raisers, conditional excluded middle wouldn’t be valid, for special issue of Synthese on indeterminacy, (w/ P. Todd)


Epistemic arguments for compatiblism (in progress)


Venn semantics (in progress)


Unpublished/unfinished

Books and edited volumes.

The Science of Meaning:

Essays on the metatheory of natural language semantics

Oxford University Press

(2018), edited w/ D. Ball

(OUP website)

Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 21

(2018)

co-edited w/ Cummins, Heycock, Rohde, and Truswell

(pdf)

Philosophy, Psychology, and Language Sciences

University of Edinburgh

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EH8 9AD, United Kingdom