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  1. Nicholas Evans

    ‘A Revolution in Just War Theory? Expanding the Laws and Ethics of War to Cover Revolutionary Conflict’ (PhD in Philosophy, 2018). Can just war theory be …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2016/11/04/nicholas-evans

  2. Mohammad Mahdi Sadrforati

    Madhi Foraty

    Mohammad Mahdi Sadrforati, ‘Conceptual Change: Rationality, Progress and Communication’ (PhD in Philosophy, 2019) Conceptual change in science first became a hot topic five decades ago, when …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2016/11/03/madhi-foraty

  3. Ariel Kruger

    ‘A Principled Reason to Prefer Causal Explanation in the Sciences’ (PhD in Philosophy, 2018). Not all scientific explanations are causal; some are non-causal. Can we find …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2016/11/02/ariel-kruger

  4. Kieran McInerney

    ‘Reconceiving the Reasonable Probability of Success Criterion’ (PhD in Philosophy, 2019). This thesis examines the Reasonable Probability of Success criterion of jus ad bellum. Chapter One …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2016/11/01/kieran-mcinerney

  5. Daniel Nellor

    Old Quad

    ‘The Mattering of Others and the Possibility of Politics’ (PhD in Philosophy, 2019). This thesis asks how our thinking about politics might be informed by a …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2016/10/30/daniel-nellor

  6. Salman Panahy

    Salman Panahy

    ‘A Justification for Deduction and Its Puzzling Corollary’ (PhD in Philosophy, 2019). This thesis examines how deduction is analytic and, at the same time, informative. The …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2016/10/29/salman-panahy

  7. Chad Stevenson

    ‘Playing the Hand You’re Dealt: Well-being and the Poker-Hand Account’ (MA in Philosophy, 2018). This thesis advances a novel theory of wellbeing called the poker-hand account. …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2016/10/26/chad-stevenson

  8. Eva van der Brugge

    ‘The Use of Argument Mapping in Improving Critical Thinking’ (PhD in Philosophy, 2018). Critical thinking is not defined clearly enough to guide teachers in practice. Even …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2016/10/23/eva-van-der-brugge

  9. George Wood

    ‘The Feeling of Metaphor’ (MA in Philosophy, 2019). There is a tendency in analytic philosophy of language to separate a metaphor’s affective powers, often identified with …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2016/10/23/george-wood

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