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  1. Prophet and Teacher: An Introduction to the Historical Jesus.William R. Herzog - 2005
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  2. Jesus, Justice and the Reign of God: A Ministry of Liberation.William R. Herzog - 2000
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  3. Deina Ta Polla Protocol of the Fifty-First Colloquy, 5 May 1985.Thomas G. Rosenmeyer, William R. Herzog & Center for Hermeneutical Studies in Hellenistic and Modern Culture - 1986
     
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    Biddhist Emptiness in the Ethics and Aesthetics of Watsuji Tetsurō*: WILLIAM R. LAFLEUR.William R. Lafleur - 1978 - Religious Studies 14 (2):237-250.
    During the past few decades a growing interest in what is often called the ‘Kyoto School’ of philosophy has evidenced itself here and there in the West, especially in discussions of comparative religious thought and in the pages of journals which are sensitive, in the post-colonial world, to the value of giving attention to contemporary thought that originates outside the Anglo-American and continental contexts. What has made the so-called Kyoto School especially interesting is the fact that those thinkers identified with (...)
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  5. McLean V. Arkansas United States District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas, Western Division Opinion of William R. Overton U.S. District Judge (Dated 5 January 1982. [REVIEW]William R. Overton - 1982 - Science, Technology and Human Values 7 (3):28-42.
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    Liquid Life: Abortion and Buddhism in Japan.William R. LaFleur - 1994 - Princeton University Press.
    Why would a country strongly influenced by Buddhism's reverence for life allow legalized, widely used abortion? Equally puzzling to many Westerners is the Japanese practice of mizuko rites, in which the parents of aborted fetuses pray for the well-being of these rejected "lives." In this provocative investigation, William LaFleur examines abortion as a window on the culture and ethics of Japan. At the same time he contributes to the Western debate on abortion, exploring how the Japanese resolve their conflicting (...)
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  7. The New Phrenology: The Limits of Localizing Cognitive Processes in the Brain.William R. Uttal - 2001 - MIT Press.
    William Uttal is concerned that in an effort to prove itself a hard science, psychology may have thrown away one of its most important methodological tools—a critical analysis of the fundamental assumptions that underlie day-to-day empirical research. In this book Uttal addresses the question of localization: whether psychological processes can be defined and isolated in a way that permits them to be associated with particular brain regions. New, noninvasive imaging technologies allow us to observe the brain while it is (...)
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    Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Designs for Generalized Causal Inference.William R. Shadish - 2001 - Boston: Houghton Mifflin.
    Sections include: experiments and generalised causal inference; statistical conclusion validity and internal validity; construct validity and external validity; quasi-experimental designs that either lack a control group or lack pretest observations on the outcome; quasi-experimental designs that use both control groups and pretests; quasi-experiments: interrupted time-series designs; regresssion discontinuity designs; randomised experiments: rationale, designs, and conditions conducive to doing them; practical problems 1: ethics, participation recruitment and random assignment; practical problems 2: treatment implementation and attrition; generalised causal inference: a grounded theory; (...)
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    Earth, Wind, and Fire: Aristotle on Violent Storm Events, with Reconsideration of the Terms Ἐκνεφίας, Τυφῶν, Κεραυνός, and Πρηστήρ.Michael Williams, Zachary Herzog & Daniel W. Graham - 2022 - Apeiron 55 (3):417-442.
    Recent studies of Aristotle’s meteorology have often focused on questions of scientific methodology rather than on the empirical accuracy of the explanations. Here we wish to focus on Aristotle’s theory of storms, considering them in their historical context and in light of Aristotle’s theoretical commitments, but testing them in terms of their ability to explain the phenomena in question. Aristotle’s approach to storm events follows a general pattern of “outburst” theories proposed by Presocratic thinkers, in which wind, fire, and the (...)
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    Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics" and Shakespeare's "Troilus and Cressida".William R. Elton - 1997 - Journal of the History of Ideas 58 (2):331-337.
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    Logic: The Theory of Inquiry.William R. Dennes - 1940 - Philosophical Review 49 (2):259.
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    Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics" and Shakespeare's "Troilus and Cressida".William R. Elton - 1997 - Journal of the History of Ideas 58 (2):331.
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    Dewey on Democracy.William R. Caspary - 2000 - Cornell University Press.
    William R. Caspary makes the case for Dewey as a more discerning and challenging political theorist than this.
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    Blowout in the Gulf: The Bp Oil Spill Disaster and the Future of Energy in America.William R. Freudenburg & Robert Gramling - 2010 - MIT Press.
    Explains both the disaster and the decisions that led up to it and argues that for the future the emphasis needs to be on prevention and that risk-management policies be based on better understandings of humans and hardware.
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    Do Central Nonlinearities Exist?William R. Uttal - 1979 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 2 (2):286-286.
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    The Ontology of Physical Objects. [REVIEW]William R. Carter - 1990 - Philosophical Review 102 (1):122-126.
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    Buddhist Emptiness in the Ethics and Aesthetics of Watsuji Tetsurō.William R. Lafleur - 1978 - Religious Studies 14 (2):237 - 250.
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    From Agape to Organs: Religious Difference Between Japan and America in Judging the Ethics of the Transplant.William R. LaFleur - 2002 - Zygon 37 (3):623-642.
    This essay argues that Japan's resistance to the practice of transplanting organs from persons deemed “brain dead” may not be the result, as some claim, of that society's religions being not yet sufficiently expressive of love and altruism. The violence to the body necessary for the excision of transplantable organs seems to have been made acceptable to American Christians at a unique historical “window of opportunity” for acceptance of that new form of medical technology. Traditional reserve about corpse mutilation had (...)
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  19. Dante From Two Perspectives: The Sienese Connection: Bernardo Lecture Series, No. 15.William R. Cook & Ronald B. Herzman - 2007 - The Bernardo Lecture Series.
    Addresses the implications of a document found in the Archivio di Stato di Siena which affirms a connection between Farinata degli Uberti, a Florentine conspicuously encountered by Dante the pilgrim in Inferno 10, and the Sienese Ghibellines with whom he and his fellow Florentine Ghibellines joined, in an alliance which produced the Sienese victory at the battle of Montaperti in 1260.
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  20. A School in Trouble: A Personal Story of Central Falls High School.William R. Holland & Anna Cano Morales - 2010 - R&L Education.
    This book seeks answers to why some Central Falls High School students had school success while over half of their classmates failed to graduate. Much can be learned from how these students survived in a chronically low-achieving school located in the poorest community in the state.
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    The Business and Society Course: Does It Change Student Attitudes? [REVIEW]William R. Wynd & John Mager - 1989 - Journal of Business Ethics 8 (6):487 - 491.
    The purpose of this research was to determine if there is a significant difference in the attitudes of students toward situations involving ethical decisions before and after taking a course in Business and Society. A simulated before and after design was used with Clark's personal business ethics and social responsibility scale serving as the measurement instrument. The result of the study indicated that the Business and society class had no statistically significant impact on student attitudes.
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    The Karma of Words: Buddhism and the Literary Arts in Medieval Japan.William R. Lafleur - 1985 - Philosophy East and West 35 (3):319-320.
  23. William R. Newman and Lawrence M. Principe. Alchemy Tried in the Fire. Starkey, Boyle, and the Fate of Helmontian Chymistry. [REVIEW]F. Abbri - 2004 - Early Science and Medicine 9 (1):59-60.
     
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    Experience and Prediction.William R. Dennes - 1939 - Philosophical Review 48 (5):536-538.
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    Review of William Stern : A Brief Introduction to His Life and Works. [REVIEW]William R. Woodward - 2013 - Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology 33 (2):125-129.
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    Science, Technology and Society in Seventeenth Century England.William R. Shea - 1938 - Science and Society 2 (4):566-571.
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    Religious Accommodation in Bioethics and the Practice of Medicine.William R. Smith & Robert Audi - 2021 - Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 46 (2):188-218.
    Debates about the ethics of health care and medical research in contemporary pluralistic democracies often arise partly from competing religious and secular values. Such disagreements raise challenges of balancing claims of religious liberty with claims to equal treatment in health care. This paper proposes several mid-level principles to help in framing sound policies for resolving such disputes. We develop and illustrate these principles, exploring their application to conscientious objection by religious providers and religious institutions, accommodation of religious priorities in biomedical (...)
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    Knowledge and Scepticism Douglas Odegard Totowa, NJ: Rowman and Littlefield, 1982. Pp. 170. $35.60.William R. Abbott - 1984 - Dialogue 23 (4):725-729.
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    Alchemy Vs. Chemistry: The Etymological Origins of a Historiographic Mistake.William R. Newman & Lawrence M. Principe - 1998 - Early Science and Medicine 3 (1):32-65.
    The parallel usage of the two terms "alchemy" and "chemistry" by seventeenth-century writers has engendered considerable confusion among historians of science. Many historians have succumbed to the temptation of assuming that the early modern term "chemistry" referred to something like the modern discipline, while supposing that "alchemy" pertained to a different set of practices and beliefs, predominantly the art of transmuting base metals into gold. This paper provides the first exhaustive analysis of the two terms and their interlinguistic cognates in (...)
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    On Passage and Persistence.William R. Carter & H. Scott Hestevold - 1994 - American Philosophical Quarterly 31 (4):269 - 283.
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    Ethics and Ego Dissolution: The Case of Psilocybin.William R. Smith & Dominic Sisti - 2021 - Journal of Medical Ethics 47 (12):807-814.
    Despite the fact that psychedelics were proscribed from medical research half a century ago, recent, early-phase trials on psychedelics have suggested that they bring novel benefits to patients in the treatment of several mental and substance use disorders. When beneficial, the psychedelic experience is characterized by features unlike those of other psychiatric and medical treatments. These include senses of losing self-importance, ineffable knowledge, feelings of unity and connection with others and encountering ‘deep’ reality or God. In addition to symptom relief, (...)
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    The Social Psychology of Science.William R. Shadish & Steve Fuller - 1994 - Guilford Press.
    Because of its novel application of social psychological theories and methods, this book will be useful as a primary text or a secondary text in courses on science studies in psychology, sociology, or philosophy departments.
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  33. How to Change Your Mind.William R. Carter - 1989 - Canadian Journal of Philosophy 19 (1):1 - 14.
    It no longer is true in a metaphorical sense only that a person can have a change of heart. We might grant this much — allow that a person may have one heart at one time and have another heart at still another time — and also resist the idea that a person can have a change of mind in anything other than a qualitative sense. In the discussion that follows, this standard view of the matter is called into question. (...)
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  34. Hermann Lotze: An Intellectual Biography.William R. Woodward - 2015 - New York: Cambridge University Press.
    As a philosopher, psychologist, and physician, the German thinker Hermann Lotze defies classification. Working in the mid-nineteenth-century era of programmatic realism, he critically reviewed and rearranged theories and concepts in books on pathology, physiology, medical psychology, anthropology, history, aesthetics, metaphysics, logic, and religion. Leading anatomists and physiologists reworked his hypotheses about the central and autonomic nervous systems. Dozens of fin-de-siècle philosophical contemporaries emulated him, yet often without acknowledgment, precisely because he had made conjecture and refutation into a method. In spite (...)
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  35. William A. Wallace, "Causality and Scientific Explanation. Vol. I: Medieval and Classical Science". [REVIEW]William R. Shea - 1973 - The Thomist 37 (2):393.
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    Aristotle. Fundamentals of the History of His Development.William R. Dennes, Werner Jaeger & Richard Robinson - 1937 - Philosophical Review 46 (3):326.
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    Ethology: Understanding the Other Half of Intelligence.William R. Charlesworth - 1978 - Social Science Information 17 (2):231-277.
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    Forgiveness and Ideals.William R. Neblett - 1974 - Mind 83 (330):269-275.
  39. Contestation and Consensus: The Morality of Abortion in Japan.William R. LaFleur - 1990 - Philosophy East and West 40 (4):529-542.
  40. Précis of the New Phrenology: The Limits of Localizing Cognitive Processes in the Brain. [REVIEW]William R. Uttal - 2002 - Brain and Mind 3 (2):221-228.
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    More Information, Broader Dissent on Informed Consent.William R. LaFleur - 2006 - American Journal of Bioethics 6 (1):15 – 16.
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    It’s a Matter of Principle: The Role of Personal Values in Investment Decisions. [REVIEW]William R. Pasewark & Mark E. Riley - 2010 - Journal of Business Ethics 93 (2):237 - 253.
    We investigate the role of personal values in an investment decision in a controlled experimental setting. Participants were asked to choose an investment in a bond issued by a tobacco company or a bond issued by a non-tobacco company that offered an equal or sometimes lower yield. We then surveyed the participants regarding their feelings toward tobacco use to determine whether these values influenced their investment decision. Using factor analysis, we identified investment- and tobacco-related dimensions on which participants’ responses tended (...)
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    Emily R. Grosholz, "Cartesian Method and the Problem of Reduction". [REVIEW]William R. Shea - 1992 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 30 (4):612.
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    The First Moderns: Profiles in the Origins of Twentieth-Century Thought.William R. Everdell - 1997 - University of Chicago Press.
    A lively and accessible history of Modernism, _The First Moderns_ is filled with portraits of genius, and intellectual breakthroughs, that richly evoke the _fin-de-siècle_ atmosphere of Paris, Vienna, St. Louis, and St. Petersburg. William Everdell offers readers an invigorating look at the unfolding of an age. "This exceptionally wide-ranging history is chock-a-block with anecdotes, factoids, odd juxtapositions, and useful insights. Most impressive.... For anyone interested in learning about late 19th- and early 20th- century imaginative thought, this engagingly written book (...)
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    The Magic of Numbers and Motion the Scientific Career of Ren'e Descartes.William R. Shea - 1991 - Science History Publications.
    A survey of Descartes' scientific career from his student days at the Jesuit College of La Flèche to his departure for Sweden in 1649.
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    Legitimacy in Bioethics: Challenging the Orthodoxy.William R. Smith - 2018 - Journal of Medical Ethics 44 (6):416-423.
    Several prominent writers including Norman Daniels, James Sabin, Amy Gutmann, Dennis Thompson and Leonard Fleck advance a view of legitimacy according to which, roughly, policies are legitimate if and only if they result from democratic deliberation, which employs only public reasons that are publicised to stakeholders. Yet, the process described by this view contrasts with the actual processes involved in creating the Affordable Care Act and in attempting to pass the Health Securities Act. Since the ACA seems to be legitimate, (...)
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  47. The First Moderns: Profiles in the Origins of Twentieth-Century Thought.William R. Everdell - 1997 - University of Chicago Press.
    A lively and accessible history of Modernism, _The First Moderns_ is filled with portraits of genius, and intellectual breakthroughs, that richly evoke the _fin-de-siècle_ atmosphere of Paris, Vienna, St. Louis, and St. Petersburg. William Everdell offers readers an invigorating look at the unfolding of an age. "This exceptionally wide-ranging history is chock-a-block with anecdotes, factoids, odd juxtapositions, and useful insights. Most impressive.... For anyone interested in learning about late 19th- and early 20th- century imaginative thought, this engagingly written book (...)
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    The Alchemical Sources of Robert Boyle's Corpuscular Philosophy.William R. Newman - 1996 - Annals of Science 53 (6):567-585.
    Summary Robert Boyle is remembered largely for his integration of experiment and the ?mechanical philosophy?. Although Boyle is occasionally elusive as to what he means precisely by the ?mechanical philosophy?, it is clear that a major portion of it concerned his corpuscular theory of matter. Historians of science have traditionally viewed Boyle's corpuscular philosophy as the grafting of a physical theory onto a previously incoherent body of alchemy and iatrochemistry. As this essay shows, however, Boyle owed a heavy debt to (...)
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    Science, Technology and Society in Seventeenth-Century England.William R. Shea - 1974 - Philosophy of Science 41 (1):89-90.
  50. Relativismo y pragmatismo en el etnocentrismo de R. Rorty.William R. Daros - 2001 - Revista de Filosofía de la Universidad de Costa Rica 39 (99):95-108.
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