Steve Watson

 

      Information: Writings

 

 

        Books

 

                Cultural History of Sumer

                       The civilisation was not static but dynamic. Its nature changed with time.

                Naturalised Epistemology of Logic

                       How do animals like us come to believe the things we think we know about Logic?

 


 

        Essays

 

                2005

                        Structure of Intentions

                               The mental structure and processes that are implied by standard intentional accounts.

                        Argument Intuitions

                               Understanding why we think some arguments are good and others are bad.

                        Unconventional Identity

                               The grounds for identity depend upon the intended function of the statement of identity.

 

                2006

                        Analysis of Normativity

                               A phenomenological analysis indicates the likely origin of the concept of normativity.

 

                2007

                        Art and Knowledge

                               Art may be an essential source of knowledge of new and refined emotional states.