Collections of materials posted by Trinity College, Cambridge, and by some of its Fellows.

This community contains collections of materials posted by Trinity College, Cambridge, and by some of its Fellows.

### Recent Submissions

• #### The Externalist’s Guide to Fishing for Compliments ﻿

(Oxford University Press, 2017-02-20)
Suppose you’d like to believe that $\textit{p}$ (for example, that you are popular), whether or not it’s true. What can you do to help? A natural initial thought is that you could engage in \$\textit{Intentionally Biased ...
• #### Taking a chance on KK ﻿

Dorr et al. (Philos Stud 170:277–287, 2014) present a case that poses a challenge for a number of plausible principles about knowledge and objective chance. Implicit in their discussion is an interesting new argument against ...
• #### Francis Bacon and the 'Interpretation of Nature' in the Late Renaissance ﻿

(University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014-12-01)
The “interpretation of nature” (interpretatio naturae) is the leading idea in Francis Bacon’s natural philosophy. But by contrast with his ideas about method, induction, or experiment, the significance of the “interpretation ...
• #### Consciousness and the Physical World ﻿

(Pergamon Press, 1978-01)
Edited proceedings of an interdisciplinary symposium on consciousness held at the University of Cambridge in January 1978, including a foreword by Freeman J. Dyson. Chapter authors: G. Vesey, R.L. Gregory, H.C. Longuet-Higgins, ...