Duke University
Department of Philosophy
PhD, 2014
Medford, MA, United States of America
Areas of Specialization
  •  4
    Science and the Modest Image of Epistemology
    with Owen Flanagan
    Humana Mente 5 (21). 2012.
    In Philosophy and the Scientific Image of Man Wilfrid Sellars raises a problem for the very possibility of normative epistemology. How can the “scientific image”, which celebrates the causal relation among often imperceptible physical states, make room for justificatory relations among introspectible propositional attitudes? We sketch a naturalistic model of reason and of epistemic decisions that parallels a compatibilist solution to the problem of freedom of action. Not only doesn’t science lea…Read more
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    BDNF mediates improvements in executive function following a 1-year exercise intervention
    with Regina L. Leckie, Lauren E. Oberlin, Michelle W. Voss, Ruchika S. Prakash, Amanda Szabo-Reed, Laura Chaddock-Heyman, Siobhan M. Phillips, Neha P. Gothe, Emily Mailey, Victoria J. Vieira-Potter, Brandt D. Pence, Mingkuan Lin, Raja Parasuraman, Pamela M. Greenwood, Karl J. Fryxell, Jeffrey A. Woods, Edward McAuley, Arthur F. Kramer, and Kirk I. Erickson
    Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 8. 2014.
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    Science and the Modest Image of Epistemology
    with Owen Flanagan
    Human.Mente - Journal of Philosophical Studies 21. 2012.