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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


Metaphysics and The Anti-Metaphysics of the Self 

Journal of Consciousness Studies, Vol. 22 No. 11-12, 2015

Intention and the Authority of Avowals

Philosophical Explorations, Vol. 11, No. 1, March 2008


Against the Belief Model of Delusion

in Reconceiving Schizophrenia. M. Chung, W. Fulford, W. G. Graham, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006


Proprioception as Basic Knowledge of the Body 

in Basic Belief and Basic Knowledge: Papers in Epistemology, R Woudenberg, S Roeser, & R Rood eds., Frankfurt: Ontos Verlag, 2013


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

Australasian Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 81 No. 2, 2003


The Authority of Avowals and the Concept of Belief

European Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 8 No. 1, 2000


A New Look at Personal Identity

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




The Aesthetics Of Imperfection Re-Conceived: Improvisations, Compositions And Mistakes 

Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, Vol. 78 No. 3, 2020

Rhythm and Movement: The Conceptual Interdependence of Music, Dance, and Poetry 

Midwest Studies in Philosophy, Vol. 44, 2019

Rhythm and stasis: a major and almost entirely neglected philosophical problem

Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society Vo. 111, 2011


Abstraction and Depiction: Paintings As Pictures and As Mere Design

(Italian translation) in Sulla Rappresentazione Pittorica, G. Tomasi ed., Palermo: Centro Internazionale Studi di Estetica, 2010

The Art of Improvisation and the Aesthetics of Imperfection

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


Criticism, Connoisseurship and Appreciation 

in Critical Exchange: Art Criticism of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries in Russia and Western Europe, eds. Carol Adlam and Juliet Simpson, Oxford: Peter Lang, 2008


Jazz as Classical Music 

in Improvisation: Between Technique and Sponteneity, ed. M. Santi, Scholar Press, 2010


Adorno and the Autonomy of Art

in Nostalgia for a Redeemed Future: critical theory, ed. Stefano Giacchetti, John Cabot University Press, 2009


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

Journal of Visual Art Practice, Vol. 5 No. 3, 2006


The Sound of Music

in Sounds and Perception: New Philosophical Essays, eds. M. Nudds and C. O'Callaghan, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009


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)



Music Criticism


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]

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