Kenneth Boyce

Kenneth Boyce
Associate Professor
430 Strickland Hall
573-882-2871
Faculty
Education

Ph.D.  University of Notre Dame

Research

Epistemology, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Science

Select Publications

(forthcoming) "Mathematical Surrealism as an Alternative to Easy-Road Fictionalism" Philosophical Studies

(forthcoming) "Mathematical Application and the No Confirmation Thesis" Analysis

(forthcoming) "Why Inference to the Best Explanation Doesn't Secure Empirical Grounds for Mathematical Platonism"Synthese

(2018) "The Coincidentalist Reply to the No-Miracles Argument" Erkenntnis, 83, pp. 929-946

(2016) "In Defense of Proper Functionalism: Cognitive Science Takes on Swampman" (with Andrew Moon), Synthese, 193, pp. 2987-3001.

(2016) "Proper Functionalism" Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

(2016) "Multi-Peer Disagreement and the Preface Paradox" (with Allan Hazlett), Ratio, 29, pp. 29-41.

(2014) “Some Considerations Concerning CORNEA, Global Skepticism, and Trust” Skeptical Theism: New Essays, edited by Trent Dougherty and Justin McBrayer (Oxford University Press), pp. 103-114.

(2014) “On the Equivalence of Goodman's and Hempel's Paradoxes,” Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A, 45, pp. 32-42.

(2014) "Existentialism Entails Anti-Haecceitism," Philosophical Studies, 168, pp. 297-326.

(2012) “Proper Functionalism” (with Alvin Plantinga) Companion to Epistemology, edited by Andrew Cullison (Continuum Press), pp. 124-140.

(2011) “Non-Moral Evil and the Free Will Defense” Faith and Philosophy, 28, pp. 371-384.

Office Hours

Mon., Wed. 12-12:45 p.m.