Howard Robinson

University Professor
University Professor in Philosophy
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Zrinyi u. 14
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306
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327-3000 / 2189
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Howard Robinson is University Professor in Philosophy. Between 2007 and 2010 he was Provost and Academic Pro-Rector of the University. He mainly specializes in the philosophy of mind and metaphysics, including the philosophy of religion: he also has an interest in the history of philosophy.

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Publications

Book
Berkeley, G.. Principles of human knowledge and Three dialogues, Edited by H. Robinson. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.
Robinson, H.. Perception. London ; New York: Routledge, 1994.
Objections to physicalism, Edited by H. Robinson. Oxford; New York: Clarendon Press ; Oxford University Press, 1993.
Robinson, H., and J. Foster. Essays on Berkeley : a tercentennial celebration. Oxford New York: Clarendon Press ; Oxford University Press, 1985.
Robinson, H.. Matter and sense : a critique of contemporary materialism. Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1982.
Book Chapter
Robinson, H.. ""Reductionism and Emergence"." In The Routledge companion to metaphysics, edited by R. Le Poidevin. Routledge philosophy companions. London: Routledge, 2008.
Robinson, H.. "Why Frank should not have jilted Mary." In The case for qualia, edited by E. L. Wright, 223-247. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2008.
Robinson, H.. "Personal identity, the self, and time." In Mind and its place in the world : non-reductionist approaches to the ontology of consciousness, edited by A. Batthyany and A. C. Elitzur. Phenomenology & mind, Bd. 7. Frankfurt: Ontos, 2006.
Robinson, H.. "Sense-data, intentionality and common-sense." In Intentionality: past and future, edited by Gábor Forrai and G. Kampis, 79-89. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2005.
Robinson, H.. ""Substance"." In The Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, edited by Zalta E.., 2005.
Robinson, H.. "Dennett and the knowledge argument." In There's something about Mary : essays on phenomenal consciousness and Frank Jackson's knowledge argument, edited by P. Ludlow, Y. Nagasawa and D. Stoljar, 69-73. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2004.
Robinson, H.. ""Dualism"." In The Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, edited by Zalta E.., 2003.
Robinson, H.. ""The ontology of the mental"." In The Oxford handbook of metaphysics, edited by M. J. Loux and D. W. Zimmerman, 527-555. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2003.
Robinson, H.. ""Dualism"." In The Blackwell guide to philosophy of mind, edited by S. P. Stich and T. A. Warfield, 85-101. Blackwell philosophy guides, 10. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2003.
Robinson, H.. "Két berkeleyánus érv a tér természetéről." In Ész és szenvedély : filozófiai tanulmányok a XVII-XVIII. szazadról, edited by G. Boros, 399-412. Budapest: Áron Kiadó, 2002.
Robinson, H.. "Davidson and non-reductive physicalism: a tale of two cultures." In Physicalism and its discontents, edited by C. Gillett and B. Loewer, 129-151. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Robinson, H.. ""Berkeley"." In The Blackwell companion to philosophy, edited by N. Bunnin and E. P. Tsui-James. Oxford; Cambridge, Mass.: Blackwell Publishers, 1999.
Robinson, H.. "Materialism in the philosophy of mind." In The Routledge Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, edited by B. Magee and E. Craig, 173-8., 1998.
Robinson, H.. "Representing one world: the unity of science and realism in the special sciences." In Images and reality : proceedings of the 1996 Miskolc Conference, edited by G. Forrai, 117-125. Miskolc: [s.n.], 1997.
Robinson, H.. "The Anti‑Materialist Strategy and the "Knowledge Argument." In Objections to Physicalism, 159-83. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1993.
Robinson, H.. "Introduction." In Objections to Physicalism, 1-25. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1993.
Robinson, H.. "Physicalism, Externalism and Perceptual Representation." In New representationalisms : essays in the philosophy of perception, edited by E. Wright, 103-114. Aldershot u.a: Avebury, 1993.
Robinson, H.. "The Flight from Mind." In The Pursuit of Mind, edited by R. Tallis, 9-25. Manchester: Carcanet Press, 1991.
Robinson, H.. "Form and the Immateriality of the Intellect from Aristotle to Aquinas'." In Aristotle and the Later Tradition: Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy, 207-226. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1991.
Robinson, H.. "A Dualist Account of Embodiment." In The Case for dualism, edited by J. R. Smythies and J. Beloff, 43-57. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1989.
Robinson, H.. "A Dualist Perspective on Psychological Development." In Philosophical perspectives on developmental psychology, edited by J. A. Russell, 119-139. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1987.
Robinson, H.. "The General Form of the Argument for Berkelian Idealism." In Essays on Berkeley: a Tercentennial Celebration, edited by J. Foster, 163-86. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1985.
Robinson, H.. ""The mind‑body problem"." In The Encyclopedic dictionary of psychology, edited by R. Harre and R. Lamb, 395-397. Oxford: Blackwell Reference, 1983.
Robinson, H.. "Aristotelian dualism." In Oxford studies in ancient philosophy, edited by Annas J., 123-44. Vol. 1. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1983.
Journal Article
Robinson, H.. "Tyler Burge és a szociális externalizmus." Magyar Filozófiai Szemle, no. 3 (2005): 411-37.
Robinson, H.. "Experience and Externalism: A Reply to Peter Smith." Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 92 (1992): 221-223.
Robinson, H.. "The Myth of Matter." Fundamenta Scientiae, no. 7 (1987): 323-332.
Robinson, H.. "Is Hare a Naturalist?" The Philosophical Review 91, no. 1 (1982): 73-86.
Robinson, H.. "Mind and Body in Aristotle." The Classical Quarterly 28, no. 1 (1978): 105-124.
Robinson, H.. "The Mind-Body Problem in Contemporary Philosophy." Zygon. Journal of Religion and Science 11, no. 4 (1976): 346-360.
Robinson, H.. "Prime Matter in Aristotle." Phronesis 19, no. 2 (1974): 168-188.
Robinson, H.. "The Irrelevance of Intentionality to Perception." The Philosophical Quarterly 24, no. 97 (1974): 300-315.
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