This is a highly incomplete sketch of the methodology and history of ontology in the analytic tradition from Frege to Lewis.  It appeared as Chapter 16 of  Theories and Applications of Ontology Vol. 1 J. Seibt and R. Poli (eds.) New York: Springer. 349-394, 2010. You can read a penultimate version here:  Ontology and Methodology…

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An informal talk on pain and embodiment from Friday, April 18th, 2008 to the neuphi group. http://www.neuphi.com/mp3s/Symons1.mp3 http://www.neuphi.com/mp3s/Symons2.mp3   There are many great talks in their archive at: http://www.neuphi.com/history.html

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Intuition serves a variety of roles in contemporary philosophy. This paper provides a historical discussion of the revival of intuition in the 1970s, untangling some of the ways that intuition has been used and offering some suggestions concerning its proper place in philosophical investigation. Contrary to some interpretations of the results of experimental philosophy, I…

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