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  1. Other Minds.J. Wisdom, J. L. Austen, J. L. Austin & A. J. Ayer - 1946 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 20:122-197.
  2. Other Minds (VIII.).John Wisdom - 1943 - Mind 52 (208):289-313.
  3. Gods.John Wisdom - 1945 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 45:185-206.
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    Mentality in Machines.J. O. Wisdom, R. J. Spilsbury & D. M. Mackay - 1952 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 26 (1):1-86.
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    Philosophy and Psycho-Analysis.John Wisdom - 1953 - Berkeley: University of California Press.
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  6. Metaphysics and Verification (I.).John Wisdom - 1938 - Mind 47 (188):452-498.
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    Paradox and Discovery.John Wisdom - 1965 - Berkeley: University of California Press.
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    Proof and Explanation: The Virginia Lectures.John Wisdom - 1991 - University Press of America.
    This book is based on previously unpublished lectures that Wisdom delivered at the University of Virginia. Its content goes significantly beyond that of his other books. Here he is concerned with how misunderstandings about what it is to prove something or what it is to explain something can infect our thinking in many different fields.
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    Problems of Mind and Matter.John Wisdom - 1934 - Cambridge University Press.
    Professor Wisdom gives an elementary introduction to the applications in philosophy of the analytical method. He believes that the aim of analysis is clarity, whereas the aim of speculative philosophy is truth. After a brief introduction on what analysis is, he discusses the relation of body and mind and seeks for causal relations between mental and material events. He concludes this section with a chapter on Free will, before turning to perception and the external world.
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    Proper‐Function Moral Realism.Jeffrey Wisdom - 2017 - European Journal of Philosophy 25 (4):1660-1674.
    A common line of thought in contemporary metaethics is that certain facts about the evolutionary history of humans make moral realism implausible. Two of the most developed evolutionary cases against realism are found in the works of Richard Joyce and Sharon Street. In what follows, I argue that a form of moral realism that I call proper-function moral realism can meet Joyce and Street's challenges. I begin by sketching the basics of proper-function moral realism. I then present what I take (...)
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    V.—Philosophical Perplexity.John Wisdom - 1937 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 37 (1):71-88.
  12. Philosophy and Psycho-Analysis.J. Wisdom - 1955 - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 145:106-107.
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    Foundations of Inference in Natural Science.John Oulton Wisdom (ed.) - 1952 - London: Routledge.
    Originally published in 1952. This book is a critical survey of the views of scientific inference that have been developed since the end of World War I. It contains some detailed exposition of ideas – notably of Keynes – that were cryptically put forward, often quoted, but nowhere explained. Part I discusses and illustrates the method of hypothesis. Part II concerns induction. Part III considers aspects of the theory of probability that seem to bear on the problem of induction and (...)
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  14. Ludwig Wittgenstein, 1934-1937.John Wisdom - 1952 - Mind 61 (242):258-260.
  15. Problems of Mind and Matter.John Wisdom - 1935 - Mind 44 (175):350-367.
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  16. Problems of Mind and Matter.John Wisdom, Thomas Whittaker, Julius W. Friend & James Feibleman - 1935 - International Journal of Ethics 45 (4):461-465.
     
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  17. Problems of Mind and Matter.John Wisdom - 1935 - Philosophy 10 (37):89-94.
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  18. Philosophy and Psycho-Analysis.John Wisdom - 1954 - Philosophy 29 (110):284-286.
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  19. Other Minds (I.).John Wisdom - 1940 - Mind 49 (196):369-402.
  20. Logical Constructions (I.).John Wisdom - 1931 - Mind 40 (158):188-216.
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    Four Contemporary Interpretations of the Nature of Science.J. O. Wisdom - 1971 - Foundations of Physics 1 (3):269-284.
    Instrumentalism is an approach to science that treats a theory as a tool and only as a tool for computation; it dispenses with the concept of truth.Conventionalism treats a theory as true by convention if it forms a pattern of observations from which correct predictions can be made.Operationalism denies meaning to the concepts of a theory unless they can be defined operationally. It is argued in this paper that truth-value is indispensable to science, because a theory can be rejected only (...)
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    Achilles on a Physical Racecourse.J. O. Wisdom - 1951 - In Wesley C. Salmon (ed.), Analysis. Bobbs-Merrill. pp. 82-88.
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  23. Other Minds.John Wisdom - 1942 - Mind 51:1.
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    The Incommensurability Thesis.J. O. Wisdom - 1974 - Philosophical Studies 25 (4):299 - 301.
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    Problems of Mind and Matter.John Wisdom - 1936 - Philosophical Review 45:220.
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    Logical Constructions.John Oulton Wisdom - 1969 - New York: Random House.
  27. Symposium: Other Minds.J. Wisdom, J. L. Austen, J. L. Austin & A. J. Ayer - 1946 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 20 (1):122 - 197.
  28. Foundations of Inference in Natural Sciences.J. O. Wisdom - 1952 - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 145:482-485.
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    Problems of Mind and Matter. [REVIEW]A. E. M. & John Wisdom - 1935 - Journal of Philosophy 32 (5):135.
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    Logical Constructions (V.).John Wisdom - 1933 - Mind 42 (166):186-202.
  31. The Refutability of 'Irrefutable' Laws.J. O. Wisdom - 1962 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 13 (52):303-306.
  32. Berkeley's Criticism of the Infinitesimal.J. O. Wisdom - 1953 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 4 (13):22-25.
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    IX.—Gods.J. Wisdom - 1945 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 45 (1):185-206.
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    Other Minds.John O. Wisdom - 1943 - Mind 52:289.
  35. Other Minds.John Wisdom - 1954 - Philosophy 29 (111):365-370.
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  36. Symposium: Other Minds.J. Wisdom, J. L. Austin & A. J. Ayer - 1946 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, Supplementary Volumes 20:122-197.
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    Base Property Exemplification and Mixed Worlds: Remarks on the Shafer-Landau/Mabrito Exchange.Jeff Wisdom - 2008 - Philosophical Studies 138 (3):429-434.
    In this essay I distinguish between a synchronic view of base property exemplification and a diachronic one. I argue that only a diachronic view of base property exemplification can substantiate a ban on morally mixed worlds. I then argue that one of Robert Mabrito’s recent criticisms of Russ Shafer-Landau’s moral realism fails on either a synchronic or a diachronic view.
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  38. Other Minds (III.).John Wisdom - 1941 - Mind 50 (198):97-121.
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    L. Susan Stebbing, 1885-1943.John Wisdom - 1944 - Mind 53 (211):283-285.
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    A Defense of Descriptive Moral Content.Jeff Wisdom - 2009 - Southern Journal of Philosophy 47 (3):285-300.
    Terry Horgan and Mark Timmons have recently provided an updated presentation and defense of a metaethical view that they call cognitivist expressivism. Expressivists claim that moral judgments express propositional attitudes that do not represent or describe the external world. Horgan and Timmons agree with this claim, but they also deny the traditional expressivist claim that moral judgments do not express beliefs. On their view, moral judgments are genuine, truth-apt beliefs, thus making their form of expressivism a cognitivist one. In this (...)
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    God and Evil.John Wisdom - 1935 - Mind 44 (173):1-20.
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    Scientific Theory: Empirical Content, Embedded Ontology, and Weltanschauung.J. O. Wisdom - 1972 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 33 (1):62-77.
  43. Foundations of Inference in Natural Science.J. O. Wisdom - 1952 - Philosophy 28 (104):84-86.
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    Is Analysis a Useful Method in Philosophy?Max Black, John Wisdom & Maurice Cornforth - 1934 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 13 (1):53-118.
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    A Dose of Reality for Moral Twin Earth.Jeff Wisdom - forthcoming - Philosophical Psychology.
    Nearly 30 years ago, Terry Horgan and Mark Timmons published a now- popular article that combines Hilary Putnam’s Twin Earth scenario with G.E. Moore’s open question argument in an effort to show that moral naturalism – the view that moral facts are at bottom ordinary, natural facts of some sort – is probably false. Responses to Horgan and Timmons’s “revised open question argument” have been legion, but surprisingly, no one has attempted to test the core assumption upon which the argument (...)
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  46. Metamorphoses of the Verifiability Theory of Meaning.J. O. Wisdom - 1963 - Mind 72 (287):335-347.
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  47. Why Achilles Does Not Fail to Catch the Tortoise.J. O. Wisdom - 1941 - Mind 50 (197):58-73.
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    Achilles on a Physical Racecourse.J. O. Wisdom - 1951 - Analysis 12 (3):67.
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  49. Other Minds (IV.).John Wisdom - 1941 - Mind 50 (199):209-242.
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    Logical Constructions (III.).John Wisdom - 1932 - Mind 41 (164):441-464.
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