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Theses from 2017

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The Epistemic Status of Moral Conceptual Truths, Kara D. Boschert

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Justify This! The Roles of Epistemic Justification, Tamala L. Endriss

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Degrees of Altruism as Dependent Upon Degrees of Relations, Bobbi Jackson

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Realist Nonideal Theory: The Intuition Critique, Reflective Equilibrium and the Role of Morality in Politics, Danny R. Underwood II

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Soldier, Officer, Citizen: Applying Just War Theory to Police Use of Force, Benjamin N. Wisniewski

Theses from 2016

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Horrendous Evils and the Problem of Representation, William Bell

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It’s All in Your Head: A Solution to the Problem of Object Coincidence, Graham Louis Renz

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Urmson's Art, Tyler Ryan

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Heteronormativity and the Ideal Family, Ashton R. Snider

Theses from 2015

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Hate Speech and the Status of Prisoners, Logan Richard Baseley

Adaptive Preferences are not Irrational, Sarah Beach

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Is Natural Normativity True Normativity?, Amy Lawson Broadway

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Uncomfortable Bedfellows: Locke and the Libertarian Theory of Property, Garrett Dimond

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The Scientific and Theological Superiority of Divine Timelessness, David Christian Justice

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The Instability of "The Law of Peoples" and a Suggested Remedy, Lavender McKittrick-Sweitzer

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Four Domains of Knowledge in Education, Justin Tyler Ormsby

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Psychology's Ontology as Antinomy, Kevin Rice

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Tense and Truthmaking: Addressing the Problem of Tense After the Ontological Turn, Elliott Risch

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Two Indexical Theories of Names, Costigan Thomas

Theses from 2014

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Comparing Perspectives on Cause and Reason in Intentional Action: Elizabeth Anscombe's Intention and Donald Davidson's "Actions, Reasons and Causes", Victoria White Berger

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Rules and Habits, Andrew Ross Bramman

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Recasting the Darwinian Dilemma, Abram L. Brummett

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The Reliability and Nature of Philosophical Intuitions, Matthew Allen DeStefano

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Purloined Sperm, Victim-Blaming, and Procreative Asymmetry: A Critique of Christine Overall’s Analysis of Prospective Parent Disagreement, Jordan Gabriel Potter

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On The Necessary Connection Between Law and Ethics: The Ethical Content of Law, Michael D. Sigler

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The Sages and Philosophers: Reevaluating the Interaction Between Ancient Israel and Greece, Mike Tolliver

Theses from 2013

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The Rational Authority of Morality: Reason Internalism and Negative Duties, Kyle Stewart Barrett

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Akrasia and the Elusive Self, Frank R. Faries

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Is Theoretical Rationality Derivatively Normative?, Kevin Charles Kifer

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Toward a General Account of Improvisation, Kevin Thomas Lepore

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Concepts, Universals, and the Abstract, David Keith McGraw

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A Defense of the Kalam Cosmological Argument and the B-Theory of Time, Curtis John Metcalfe

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Sustainability and Our Current Food Production System, Jennifer Nott

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A Physicalist Account of Consciousness and the Conceivability Argument, Christopher John Owen

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The Explanatory Indispensability of Mathematics: Why Structure is 'What There Is', Nils Richards

A Dilemma for Non-descriptive Cognitivism, Ayoob Shahmoradi

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Environmental Virtue, Callicott and the Land Ethic, John Charles Simpson

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Aristotle’s Conception of Equity in Context, Andrew Sucre

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Philosophical Disagreement and Skepticism, Eric Thomas Wilcox

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Reconsidering the Battered Woman Syndrome Defense for Women Who Kill, Krista J. Wiley

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Epistemic Uniqueness, Permissiveness, and Peer Disagreement, Tung-Ying Wu

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Accommodating Species Evolution: Aristotle’s Essentialism Revisited, Yin Zhang

Theses from 2012

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Temporal Operators and (Metaphysical) Presentism, Matthew J. Bell

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Defending the Role of Unconscious Intentions: A Response to Wegner, Hannah Bondurant

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Knowing For: A New Path in Testimonial Justification, John Allan Scott Camacho

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The Emotions and Two Aesthetic Paradoxes, Nicholas James Curry

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Thomas Aquinas: Soul-Body Connection and the Afterlife, Hyde Dawn Krista

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Why We Have An Intrinsic Reason To Be Rational, Michael Lorenza Neal

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Meeting Resistance to a Policy of Cadaveric Organ Conscription: A Discussion of the Important Issues and Arguments, Daniel Ryan Sahr

Shooing the Euthyphro Gadfly in Theistic Ethics: Rethinking the “Arbitrary” Objection Presented to Theological Voluntarism, Daniel Ryan Weed

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Man Alone: An Examination of Animal Rights, Heather M. Werner

Theses from 2011

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A Simple Question: Does Friedrich Nietzsche have a Political Philosophy?, Jordan Tyler Brodzinski

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Mourning, Melancholia, and the Possibility of Transformation: Comparing Julia Kristeva's Black Sun and Judith Butler's The Psychic Life of Power, Kristina Marie Darling

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Alien Attributions and the Possibility of Missing the Mark: A Critique of Velleman's Account of Autonomy and the Constitutive Aim of Action, Matthew Todd Flummer

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Galileo's Philosophy of Science, Jason Eugene Gavin

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Against Normative Nationalism, Ashish George

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Unfree and Equal: Challenging G.A. Cohen on the Compatibility between Freedom of Occupational Choice and Equality, Richard Lee Lauer

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The "Human Mental State Multiple Realizability in Silicon Thesis" is False: An Argument Against Computational Theories of Consciousness, Matthew Stuart Piper

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Does Foot Have a Leg to Stand On?: A Dilemma for an Attempt to Ground Evaluative Judgment in Biological Teleology, Emalee Popoff

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"An Insanity Defense Should Be Available to Psychopaths", Christian Francis Richeson

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Explaining Volition in the Ta'aliqat: Avicenna's View of Free Will, Anthony Ruffus

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Illuminating Anti-Luminosity, Tudor Alexandru Seserman

The Virtue of Happiness as Affective State and its Centrality to Well-Being, Christopher Ross Summers

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On Thomson's Normativity, Michael James Vossen

Theses from 2010

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The Universalizability Criterion of Reason and the Final Value of Knowledge: A Response to Pritchard’s Analysis of the Value of Knowledge, Lisa Lynette Cagle

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Evaluating Libertarian Paternalism, Michelle Elizabeth Catalano

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Verbal Disputes and the Internalism/Externalism Debate in Epistemology, John M. Fraiser

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An Analysis of the Motto Adduced by Wittgenstein for the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, Thomas Patrick Knoten

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An Attempt at Understanding Nietzsche's "On Truth and Lying in an Extra-Moral Sense", John David Lee

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Rational Action: Reasons, Causes, and Choices, David James Redmond

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In Defense of Two Intentionalism-Defeating Inverted Spectrum Thought Experiments, Pendaran Roberts

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A Virtue Theoretic Solution to the Problem of Moral Luck, Jonathan Trevor Spelman

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Irrelevance and Evaluation: Two Arguments Against Gauthier's Contractarianism, Micah William Svejda

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The Nature of Fictional Characters, Katherine Celeste Tullmann

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Categorial Intentions, James Leo Virtel

Theses from 2009

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Modesty as a Global Perspective, Nicholas Ryan Baima

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Epistemic Modals and Contextual Projection, Jeffrey Joseph Dauer

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Warrant and the Value of Knowledge, Jonathan Scott Fuqua

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Evaluating Logical Pluralism, David Pruitt

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Moral Concerns in Genomic Medicine Beyond GINA, Stuart Paul Reeves

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ARE ALL UNIVERSALS INSTANTIATED?, Lawrence Joseph Rosenberger

Theses from 2008

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IMAGINATION AND PHENOMENAL EXPERIENCE, Blake Austin Myers

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In Defense of the Control Principle, Tyler Paytas

Theses from 2007

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Organizing Space-time: A Causal Analysis of Spatiotemporal Location, John J. Gabriel

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Transfer and the Fuzzy-Trace Theory, Michael Ryan Massey

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A Theory of Aesthetic Justice, John Devin Peipert

Theses from 2006

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Anti-Individualism and Rationality, Adam J. Arico

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Two Degrees of Intentionality: Approaching the Ascription of Psychological Content in Non-Linguistic Creatures, Michael Joseph Ferreira

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Evolutionary Implications on Contextualism, John Mark Gowan

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Can Cobb Integrate Dharmakīrti?, Colleen Keating

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TWO CONTEMPORARY APPROACHES TO THE INDIVIDUATION OF CONCRETE PARTICULARS: WHY A SUBSTANCE THEORY IS A STRONGER ACCOUNT, Nicholas Paul Spitzer

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Durationalism: Temporalism and Eternalism, Adam Patrick Taylor

Theses from 2004

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Distinguishing Between Metaphysical and Epistemological Randomness, Andrew Michael Johnson