Online Papers


2010, Descartes and the Puzzle of Sensory Representation, Oxford University Press

Refereed Articles:

2009, "Cartesian Sensations" in Philosophy Compass, Volume 4, Issue 5, September 2009, pp. 780-792.

2008, "Descartes on Mathematical Essences,"[co-authored with Otávio Bueno], in Protosociology. An International Journal of Interdisciplinary Research, Vol.25, 2008, pp. 160-180. The volume is also published by Ontos Verlag

2007, "The Myth of Cartesian Qualia," in Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, Vol.88, Issue 2, 2007, pp. 181-207.

2007, "A Teleological Account of Cartesian Sensations?" in Synthese, Vol. 156, 2007, pp. 317-342.

2005, "Prinz’s Problematic Proxytypes," in The Philosophical Quarterly, Vol.55, No. 221, 2005, pp. 595-606.

2004, "Descartes on Sensory Misrepresentation: the Case of Materially False Ideas," in the History of Philosophy Quarterly, Vol.21, n3, 2004, pp. 261-280.

2004, "The Question-Begging Status of Locke’s Anti-Nativist Arguments," in Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, Vol.69, n1, 2004, pp. 37-64.

2000, "On Fodor’s Claim that Classical Empiricists and Rationalists Agree on the Innateness of Ideas," in ProtoSociology. An International Journal of Interdisciplinary Research, Vol.14, 2000, pp. 240-269.

Invited contributions:

2004, "Quine’s Holisms" [co-authored with Ernest Lepore], in Roger Gibson (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Quine, Cambridge University Press, 2004, pp. 65-90. Reprinted in Nirmalaya Narayan Chakraborty and Madhucchanda Sen(eds) Empiricism and The Two Dogmas, Rabindra Bharati University, 2006, pp.18-45.

1999, "Is There a Problem about Davidson’s Externalism vis-à-vis His Holism?," in M. De Caro (ed.), Interpretations and Causes. New Perspectives on Donald Davidson’s Philosophy, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1999, pp. 201-216.