Writings Relevant to Wilfrid Sellars
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Rankin, K.W.

  • "The Duplicity of Plato's Third Man," Mind 78 (1969): 178-197.

    Ravenscroft, Ian

  • (and Stephen P. Stich) "What Is Folk Psychology" in Deconstructing the Mind (Oxford University Press, 1996): 115-35.
  • "Folk psychology, as a theory," entry in Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Internet), 1997.

    Reider, Patrick J., ed., Wilfrid Sellars, Idealism and Realism: Understanding Psychological Nominalism (London: Bloomsbury, 2016).

      Table of contents
      Abbreviations of Sellars' Texts
      Introduction: Psychological Nominalism and German Idealism, Patrick J. Reider, University of Pittsburgh, USA
      Part I: Psychological Nominalism and Realism
    1. “Psychological Nominalism” and the Given, from Abstract Entities to Animal Minds, James R. O'Shea, University College Dublin, Ireland
    2. Hegel and Sellars' “Myth of Jones”: Can Sellars have more in common with Hegel than Rorty and Brandom suggest?, Paul Redding, University of Sydney, Australia
    3. The Metaphysics of Sensation: Psychological Nominalism and the Reality of Consciousness, Ray Brassier, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    4. Language, Norms, and Linguistic Norms, Willem deVries, University of New Hampshire, USA
      Part II: Psychological Nominalism and Idealism
    5. On the Pittsburgh School, Kant, Hegel, and Realism, Tom Rockmore, Peking University, China
    6. Reading Wilfrid Sellars' “Philosophy and the Scientific Image of Man,” with Robert Brandom at One's Side, Joseph Margolis Temple University, USA
    7. A Kantian Critique of Sellars' Transcendental Realism, Johannes Haag, Universität Potsdam, Germany
    8. Psychological Nominalism and Conceptual Relativism: an Idealist's Take, Patrick J. Reider, University of Pittsburgh, USA

    Richards, Robert J.

  • "Wilfrid Sellars: Towards a Scientific Explanation of Man," Ph.D. Dissertation, St. Louis University, 1971.
  • "Sellars' Kantian Perspective on the Compatibility of Freedom and Determinism," Southern Journal of Philosophy 11 (1973): 228-236.

    Richardson, Robert C. and Muilenberg, G.

  • "Sellars and Sense Impressions," Erkenntnis 17 (1982): 171-212.

    Robinson, William S.

  • "The Legend of the Given," in Action, Knowledge and Reality, ed. Hector-Neri Castañeda (Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1975):83-108.
  • "Sellarsian Materialism," Philosophy of Science 49 (1982): 212-227.

    Rockwell, Teed

  • "Experience and Sensation: Sellars and Dewey on the Non-Cognitive Aspects of Mental Life" (July 1999).

    Rorty, Richard

  • "The Subjective Principle and the Linguistic Turn," in Alfred North Whitehead: Essays on his Philosophy, ed. George I. Kline (Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1963): 134-57.
  • "Mind-Body Identity, Privacy, and Categories," The Review of Metaphysics 19 (1965): 34-54.
  • Review of Sellars' Science and Metaphysics, Philosophy 45 (1970): 66-70.
  • "Incorrigibility as the Mark of the Mental," Journal of Philosophy 67 (1970): 399-424.
  • "Epistemological Behaviorism and the De-Transcendentalization of Analytic Philosophy," Neue Hefte für Philosophie 14 (1978): 115-142.
  • Philosophy and the Mirror of Nature (New Jersey: Priceton University Press, 1979). Chapter IV: Privileged Representations
  • Consequences of Pragmatism (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1982).
  • "Representation, Social Practice, and Truth," Philosophical Studies 54 (1988): 215-228.

    Rosenberg, Jay F.

  • "What's Happening in the Philosophy of Language Today -- A Metaphysician's Eye View," American Philosophical Quarterly 9 (1972): 101-6.
  • Linguistic Representation (Dordrecht, Holland: D. Reidel Publishing Co., 1974. (Second edition, 1981; Pallas Paperback edition, 1978.)
  • "Coupling, Retheoritization, and the Crrepondence Principle," Synthese 45 (1980): 351-85.
  • One World and Our Knowledge of It (Dordrecht, Holland: D. Reidel Publishing Co., 1980).
  • The Thinking Self (Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 1986).
  • "Comparing the Incommensurable: Another Look at Converging Realism," Philosophical Studies 5(1988): 163-93.
  • "Response to Aune's "Sellars' Two Images of the World'," (Abstract), The Journal of Philosophy 87 (1990): 546-7.
  • Review of Properties as Processes: A Synoptic Study of Wilfrid Sellars' Nominalism, by Johanna Seibt, Mind 100 (1991): 305-8.
  • "Sellars," entry in A Companion to Epistemology, J. Dancy & E. Sosa, eds. (Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1992): 470-2.
  • Beyond Formalism: Naming and Necessity for Human Beings (Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 1994).
  • "Sellars", entry in A Companion to Metaphysics, ed. J. Kim & E. Sosa (Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1995): 115-17, 456-59.
  • "Sellars," entry in Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 1996.
  • "Sellars", entry in Dictionary of Twentieth Century Philosophers, Routledge Ltd., 1996.
  • "Wilfrid Sellars," entry in Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Internet), 1997.
  • "How Not to Be Systematic: Three Case Studies," in Tom Rockmore (ed.) The Proceedings of the Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy, Volume 2: Metaphysics (Bowling Green: Philosophy Documentation Center, 1999).
  • "Perception vs. inner sense: A problem about direct awareness," Philosophical Studies 101 (2-3):143-160 (2000)
  • "Wilfrid Sellars und die Theorie-Theorie," Deutsche Zeitschrift für Philosophie 48 (2000): 639-655.
  • Wilfrid Sellars: Fusing the Images, Oxford University Press; Oxford: 2007. Includes the following:
  • 1. "Fusing the Images: Nachruf for Wilfrid Sellars," Journal for General Philosophy of Science (Zeitschrift für allgemeine Wissenschaftstheorie), 21 (1990): 3-25.
  • 2. "Sellars and Quine: Compare and Contrast", previously unpublished.
  • 3.  "The Elusiveness of Categories, the Archimedean Dilemma, and the Nature of Man", in Action, Knowledge, and Reality: Studies in Honor of Wilfrid Sellars, H.-N. Castaneda (ed.) (Bobbs-Merrill, Inc, 1975); 147-84.
  • 4.  "Comparing the Incommensurable: Another Look at Convergent Realism", Philosophical Studies, 54 (1988), 163-93.
  • 5. "Sellarsian Picturing", previously unpublished.
  • 6. "Linguistic Roles and Proper Names", The Philosophy of Wilfrid Sellars: Queries and Extensions, J. Pitt (ed.), 189-216.
  • 7. "Wilfrid Sellars' Philosophy of Mind", Contemporary Philosophy, 4: Philosophy of Mind, Guttorm Floistad (ed.), 417-39.
  • 8. "Ryleans and Outlookers: Wilfrid Sellars on "Mental States"," in The American Philosophers, Peter A. French and Howard K. Wettstein (eds.),Midwest Studies in Philosophy, Volume 28 Issue 1 (September 2004): 239-65. [A response to Robert Gordon, "Sellars's Ryleans Revisited," Proto Sociology 14 (2000): 102-114.]
  • 9. "The Place of Color in the Scheme of Things: A Roadmap to Sellars' Carus Lectures", by Jay F. Rosenberg, Monist, 65/3 (1982), 315-35.
  • 10. "Still Mythic After All Those Years: On Alston's Latest Defense of the Given", Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, 72/1 (2006), 177-93.
  • 11. "Perception vs. Inner Sense: A Problem about Direct Awareness", Philosophical Studies, special issue on The Philosophy of Wilfrid Sellars, Mark Lance (ed.), 101 (2000), 143-60.
  • 12.  "Sellarsian Seeing: In Search of Perceptual Authority", in Ralph Schumacher (ed.), Perception and Reality (Paderborn, 2004), 263-86.
  • 13. "Divergent Intuitions: McDowell's Kant and Sellars' Kant", previously unpublished.
  • Appendix-. Sellars-Rosenberg Correspondence on Ontology, 1972-3. Originally published over the Internet: http://www.ditext.com/sellars/csrb.html.
  • "On Sellars's Two Images of the World," in Empiricism, Perceptual Knowledge, Normativity, and Realism: Essays on Wilfrid Sellars, edited by Willem A. deVries, 2009.

    Rosenthal, David M.

  • "Intentionality: A Study of the Views of Chisholm and Sellars," Ph. D. Dissertation, Princeton University, 1968.
  • "Talking about Thinking," Philosophical Studies 24 (1973): 283-313.
  • "Keeping Matter in Mind," Midwest Studies in Philosophy, 5 (1980): 295-322.

    Ross, Jacob Joshua

  • The Appeal to the Given: A Study in Epistemology (London: Allen & Unwin, 1970).

    Rottschaefer, William A.

  • "Ordinary Knowledge in the Scientific Realism of Wilfrid Sellars," Ph.D. Dissertation, Boston University, 1973.
  • "Wilfrid Sellars and the Demise of the Manifest Image," Modern Scholasticism 53 (1976): 398-404.
  • "Ordinary Knowledge and Scientific Realism," in The Philosophy of Wilfrid Sellars: Queries and Extensions, ed. Joseph C. Pitt (Dordrecht: D. Reidel, 1978): 135-161.
  • "Verbal Behaviorism and Theoretical Mentalism: An Assessment of Marras-Sellars Dialogue," Philosophy Research Archives 9 (1983): 511-534.
  • "The ghost of the given: A case for epistemological ghostbusters or ghostlovers," Bridges 1 (1989): 59-81
  • "Why Wilfrid Sellars Is Right (and Right-Wing)," Journal of Philosophical Research 36 (2011): 291-325.
  • "The Middle Does Not Hold," Journal of Philosophical Research 36 (2011): 361-369.

    Roy, J. M.

  • "Phenomenological claims and the myth of the given," Canadian Journal of Philosophy Supplement (2003).

    Rubenstein, Eric M.

  • "The Metaphysics of Content," Ph.D. Dissertation, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1995, 243 pp.
  • "Absolute Processes: A Nominalist Alternative," The Southern Journal of Philosophy 35 (1997): 539-555.
  • "Sellars Without Homogeneity," International Journal of Philosophical Studies 8 (2000): 47-72.

    Rudner, Richard

  • "Comments on Sellars' 'The Language of Theories'," in Current Issues in the Philosophy of Science: Symposia of Scientists and Philosophers, ed. Herbert Feigl and Grover Maxwell (New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1961): 84-89.

    Rudnick, Kenneth Joseph

  • "Charles Sanders Peirce on the Cognitive Given," Ph.D. Dissertation, Fordham University, 1991, 222 pp.

    Russell, Bruce

  • "Rock Bottom: Coherentism's Soft Spot," vol. 50, Issue 1, March 2012, pp. 94–111.

    Russman, Thomas A.

  • "The Problem of the Two Images," in The Philosophy of Wilfrid Sellars: Queries and Extensions, edited by Joseph C. Pitt (Dordrecht: D. Reidel, 1978): 73-103.
  • A Prospectus for the Triumph of Realism (Mercer Univ Pr, 1987).