Dr Gabriel Uzquiano
CUF Lecturer in Philosophy
Philosophical Logic, Philosophy of Logic and Language, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mathematics
Career & Education
- "Plural Quantification and Modality" forthcoming in the Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society.
"The Interaction of Classical Extensional Mereology and Modality" forthcoming in Kleinschmidt, S. (ed.) Mereology, Topology and Location, Oxford University Press. [Draft]
"How Many Angels Can Dance on the Point of a Needle? Trascendental Theology Meets Modal Metaphysics" (with John Hawthorne) Mind,120 (477): 53-81. [Journal Link]
"Before-Effect without Zeno-Causality" forthcoming in Noûs. [Journal Link]
"How to Solve the Hardest Puzzle Ever in Two Questions" Analysis. Vol. 70, January 2010, 39-44. [Journal Link]
"Mereological Harmony" forthcoming in D. Zimmerman and K. Bennett (eds.) Oxford Studies in Metaphysics. Vol. 6. Oxford University Press. [Penultimate version]
"Ineffability within the Limits of Abstraction Alone" (with Stewart Shapiro) forthcoming in Ebert and Rossberg (eds.), Abstractionism in Mathematics - Status Belli.
"Quantification without a Domain" O. Bueno and Ø. Linnebo (eds.) New Waves in the Philosophy of Mathematics. Palgrave, 300-323.
"Which Abstraction Principles Are Acceptable? Some Limitative Results" (with Ø. Linnebo) The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, Vol. 60: 2, June 2009, 239-252. [Journal Link]
"Bad Company Generalized" (Special volume on the Bad Company objection) Synthese, Vol. 170, October 2009, 331-347 [Journal Link]
"Frege Meets Zermelo: A Perspective on Ineffability and Reflection" (with Stewart Shapiro) The Review of Symbolic Logic, Vol. 1:2, August 2008, 241-66. [Journal link]
"Receptacles" Philosophical Perspectives. Vol 20, December 2006, 427-451. [Journal link] [Postprint] [Errata: p. 430: Domain View: A region of space is a receptacle if and only if its non-null interior is included in its closure. p. 434: Uniqueness of Composition]
"Unrestricted Unrestricted Quantification: The Cardinal Problem of Absolute Generality" In A. Rayo and G. Uzquiano (eds.) Absolute Generality. Oxford: Oxford University Press. November 2006, 305-332.
"The Price of Universality" Philosophical Studies. Vol. 129, May 2006, 137-169. [Journal link]
"Semantic Nominalism" Dialectica (Special Volume on the Julius Caesar Problem), Vol. 59:2, June 2005, 265-282. [Journal link]
"Well- and Non-Well-Founded Fregean Extensions" (with Ignacio Jané) The Journal of Philosophical Logic, Vol. 33:5, October 2004, 437-465 [Journal link] Reprinted in Cook, R. (ed.) (2008) The Arche Papers on the Mathematics of Abstraction. Springer.
"Plurals and Simples" The Monist, Vol. 87:3, July 2004, 429-451.
"An Infinitary Paradox of Denotation" Analysis, Vol. 64:2, April 2004, 128-131. [Journal link]
"The Paradox of the Knower without Epistemic Closure?" Mind, Vol.113:449, January 2004, 95-107. [Journal link]
"The Supreme Court and the Supreme Court Justices: A Metaphysical Puzzle'' Noûs, Vol. 38:1, March 2004, 135-153. [Journal link]
"Plural Quantification and Classes" Philosophia Mathematica, (3) Vol.11:1, February 2003, 67-81. [Journal link]
"Categoricity Theorems and Conceptions of Set". The Journal of Philosophical Logic, Vol. 31:2, April 2002, 181-196. [Journal link]
"Towards a Theory of Second-Order Consequence" (with A. Rayo). The Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic, Vol. 40:3, Summer 1999, 315-324. [Journal link]
"Models of Second-Order Zermelo Set Theory" The Bulletin of Symbolic Logic, Vol. 5:3, September 1999, 289-302. [Journal link]
Work in Progress
- "Truth and Logic"
- "Absolute Generality" (with Agustin Rayo) Oxford: Oxford University Press. November 2006. Introduction. [OUP link]
Research ProjectVolker Halbach funded by the AHRC.