2012 Philosopher's Annual Selections


By kellycov
Aug 24, 2012 Bookmark and Share

The Editors of The Philosopher's Annual have made their final selection of the ten best articles published in philosophy this past year:

  • Helen Beebee, "Necessary Connections and the Problem of Induction," Noûs, 45 (2011), 504-527.
  • Campbell Brown, "Consequentialize This," Ethics 121 (2011), 749-771.
  • John F. Horty, "Rules and Reasons in the Theory of Precedent," Legal Theory, March 17 (2011), 1-33.
  • Paul Katsafanas, "The Concept of Unified Agency in Nietzsche, Plato, and Schiller," Journal of the History of Philosophy 49 (2011), 87-113.
  • David Liebesman, "Simple Generics,"  Noûs 45 (2011), 409-442.
  • Wayne C. Myrvold, "Statistical Mechanics and Thermodynamics: A Maxwellian View," Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 42 (2011), 237-243.
  • Samir Okasha, "Theory Choice and Social Choice: Kuhn vs. Arrow," Mind 120 (2011), 83-115.
  • Joshua Schechter, "Rational self-doubt and the failure of closure," Philosophical Studies, September 30 2011.
  • Mark Schroeder, "Ought, Agents, and Actions." Philosophical Review 120 (2011), 1-41.
  • Jason Turner, "Ontological Nihilism," in Oxford Studies in Metaphysics vol. 6, ed. Karen Bennett and Dean Zimmerman, Oxford University Press 2011, pp. 2-54.


Visit The Philosopher's Annual site for links to full articles.

The Philosopher's Annual 2012 Editors- Patrick Grim, Chloe Armstrong, Billy Dunaway, Robin Zheng