Guide to the Stanford University, Department of Philosophy, Honors Theses

Finding aid prepared by Stanford University Archives staff
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
September 2012
Copyright © 2012 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.


Overview

Call Number: SC4-4434
Creator: Stanford University. Dept. of Philosophy.
Title: Stanford University, Department of Philosophy, honors theses
Dates: 1985-2009
Physical Description: 22 volume(s) (2 boxes)
Summary: Honors theses written by undergraduates in the Stanford University Dept. of Philosophy.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Provenance

Theses were transferred to the Stanford University Archives from the Hume Writing Center in 2011.

Information about Access

The collection is open for research use; materials must be requested at least 48 hours in advance of intended use. No photocopies may be made.

Ownership & Copyright

Copyright is retained by the creators for materials they have authored or otherwise produced. Transmission or reproduction of materials requires the written permission of the copyright owner.

Cite As

[Identification of item], Stanford University, Department of Philosophy, Honors Theses (SC4-4434). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of honors theses written by undergraduates in the Stanford University Dept. of Philosophy.

Access Terms

Philosophy--Study and teaching.
Student papers.


Collection Contents

 

Accession ARCH-2011-152 Theses

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Eisenstein, Jacob, Computers, creativity, Kuhn: philosophy of science and the artistic machine. 1999

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Hammour, Mohamad, Wittgenstein on necessity and grammar. 1985

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Kaufmann,Kathleen, Do racial preferences promote racial justice? An analysis inspired by the University of Michigan and Gratz vs. Bollinger. 2003

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Martinez, Sierra, Relationships and persons. 2003

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Meadows, Katie, The psychology of the Pyrrhonian skeptic. 2009

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Mehta, Anuragh, Recentering the incompatibilist/compatibilist debate on free will. 1997

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Primus, Kristin, Metaphor, 'What is said,' and the cultivation of intimacies. 2004

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Shen, Andrew, From a moral foundation: a new approach to the problem of personal identity. 1999

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Waddell, Laura, The multiple incapacitation theory of mental illness. 1988

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Yegnashankaran, Kritika, Attempting to undermine the gene's central role in evolution: does developmental systems theory succeed?. 1998

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McCornick, Kirstie, Kant on the morality of living. 1989

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Jenkins, Scott, Wittgenstein on meaning and the mind. 1996

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Robb, David M., Mental images and pictures: an inquiry into representational format. 1989

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Napili, Angela, Action in Charles Peirce's philosophy of mathematics. 1994

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Nauckhoff, Josefine, Kant's free play of the faculties in aesthetic experience: key to a universal ethic?. 1987

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Cope, Eric, Metaphysics, Nihilism, and difference: Heidegger and Nietzsche. 1994

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Lombrozo, Tania, Teleology and optimality in adaptive explanations of cognition. 2002

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Brown, Victoria, Can past deprivation excuse present depravity?. 2004

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Beim, Nicholas, Akrasia and compunction. 1993

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Ross, Robert Waters, Is it alive? A critique of the strong artificial life claim. 1995

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Kleha, Stephen, Humanity, distributive justice and international morality. 1999

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Kurlekar, Amit, Rational pluralism: a moderate alternative to monist and relativist outlooks on moral experience. 1998