History of Philosophy


Philosophy of Mind




Political Philosophy


Music Criticism



History of Philosophy


Carnap's Aufbau and the Legacy of Neutral Monism 

in David Bell and Wilhelm Vossenkuhl eds. Science and Subjectivity,

ISBN 3-05-002188-8, pp. 131-152
Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 1992 


Phenomenalism and the Self

in Cambride Companion to Mill
Ed. J. Skorupski


Ernst Mach and the Elimination of Subjectivity

Ratio, Dec. 1990



Philosophy of Mind


Intention and the Authority of Avowals

Philosophical Explorations, Vol. 11, No. 1, March 2008, 23 - 37


Against the Belief Model of Delusion

To appear in Chung, Fulford and Graham eds.,
Reconceiving Schizophrenia,
OUP, 2007


Proprioception as Basic Knowledge of the Body 

Forthcoming 2005 in R. Woudenberg ed.,
The Epistemology of Basic Belief,
Ontos Verlag.


'Scottish Commonsense' about Memory: A Defence of Thomas Reid's Direct Knowledge Account

Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 81:2, 
June 2003, pp. 229-45.


The Authority of Avowals and the Concept of Belief

European Journal of Philosophy,8:1, 2000


A New Look at Personal Identity

The Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. 45, No. 180. ISSN 0031-8094; July 1995





The Art of Improvisation and the Aesthetics of Imperfection

British Journal of Aesthetics, Vol. 40, No. 1, January 2000


Abstraction and Depiction: Paintings As Pictures and As Mere Design

This article appears in Italian translation in G. Tomasi ed., 
Sulla Rappresentazione Pittorica, 
Palermo: Centro Internazionale Studi di Estetica, 2010


Criticism, Connoisseurship and Appreciation 

Eds. Carol Adlam and Juliet Simpson,
Critical Exchange: Art Criticism of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries in Russia and Western Europe. 
(Oxford: Peter Lang, 2008). ISBN 978-3-03911-556-3


Jazz as Classical Music [draft] 

Forthcoming in M. Santi ed.,
Improvisation: Between Technique and Sponteneity,
Scholar Press.


Adorno and the Autonomy of Art

In 'Nostalgia for a Redeemed Future: critical theory'
Publisher: John Cabot University Press
Edited by: Stefano Giacchetti


Indeterminacy and Reciprocity: Contrasts and Connections Between Natural and Artistic Beauty

[forthcoming in Journal of Visual Art Practice]


The Sound of Music

To appear in Sounds and Perception: New Philosophical Essays
ed. M. Nudds and C. O'Callaghan,
Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Political Philosophy


"J.S. Mill's Elitism: A Classical Liberal's Response to the Rise of Democracy"

E. Kofmel ed. Anti-Democratic Thought (Imprint Academic)





Michael Bublé: The Biography By Juliet Peel Piatkus, 2010, £7.99  (Published in Jazz Journal, Feb. 2011)


Sal Mosca Interview  (Published in Jazz Journal, Dec. 2010)


Chopin Forum  (Published in International Piano, May/June 2010)


Herbie Hancock Interview


Pete LaRoca Sims  [Jazz Review, Feb-March 2009]


Paul Bley: Time must have a stop  [The Wire, October 2007


David Liebman  [Jazz Review, April-May 2008]


Sonny Simmons  [The Wire, Nov. 2007]


The Primer: Spectral Composition  [The Wire, issue 237, November 2003]


Christian Wolff - Chancey Gardener  [The Wire, issue 202, December 2000]