Publications

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Books:

The Wittgenstein Dictionary (in progress for Bloomsbury)

Wittgenstein’s Moral Thought, ed. Reshef Agam-Segal and Edmund Dain. London and New York: Routledge, 2017.

Journal Articles:

“Do we believe in other minds?” Proceedings of the International Wittgenstein Symposium, 39 (2016), 45-7.

“Eliminating Ethics: Wittgenstein, Ethics, and the Limits of Sense”. Philosophical Topics, 42:2 (2014), 1-11. (Penultimate Draft)

“Projection and Pretence in Ethics”. Philosophical Papers 41:2 (July 2012), 180-208.

“Ethical Eliminativism and the Sense of Wittgenstein’s Tractatus“. In Proceedings of the International Wittgenstein Symposium, 35 (2012), 49-50. (PDF)

“Wittgenstein, Contextualism and Nonsense”. Journal of Philosophical Research, 33 (2008) (2008), 101-125. (PDF)

“Not Cricket? Ethics, Rhetoric and Sporting Boycotts” (co-authored with Gideon Calder). Journal of Applied Philosophy, 24:1 (2007), 95-109. (PDF)

“Contextualism and Nonsense in Wittgenstein’s Tractatus”. South African Journal of Philosophy, 25:2 (2006), 91-101.

“Austerity and Ineffability”. Philosophical Writings, 30 (2005), 49-58.

Book Chapters:

“Wittgenstein and All the Claptrap about Ethics” (in progress for Wittgenstein in Relation to Philosophical Traditions)

“Wittgenstein’s Moral Thought”. In Wittgenstein’s Moral Thought, ed. Reshef Agam-Segal and Edmund Dain. London and New York: Routledge, 2017.

“Introduction” (co-authored with Reshef Agam-Segal). In Wittgenstein’s Moral Thought, ed. Reshef Agam-Segal and Edmund Dain. London and New York: Routledge, 2017.

“An Attitude Towards a Soul: Wittgenstein, Other Minds, and the Mind”. In A Science of the Soul, ed. Thomas Wallgren et al. Forthcoming.

“Wittgenstein on Belief in Other Minds”. In Wittgenstein: Knowledge and Scepticism, ed. Arley Moreno. 2016 (pdf)

“Throwing the Baby Out” (co-authored with James Conant). In Beyond the Tractatus Wars, ed. Rupert Read and Matthew Lavery. London & New York: Routledge, 2011. pp. 66-83. (Link)

Audio Recordings:

“Ethics without Propositions”, University of Bergen (May 2014), forthcoming in: From the Wittgenstein Archives at Bergen: a selection from the Wittgenstein Archives’ Working Papers and Audio-Visual Materials (Link)

“Eliminating Ethics: Wittgenstein, Ethics, and the Limits of Sense”, Lichtenberg-Kolleg, University of Goettingen, Germany (May 22nd, 2013), forthcoming in: From the Wittgenstein Archives at Bergen: a selection from the Wittgenstein Archives’ Working Papers and Audio-Visual Materials (Link)

“Ethical Eliminativism and the Sense of Wittgenstein’s Tractatus“, Kirchberg am Wechsel, Austria (August 2012), forthcoming in: From the Wittgenstein Archives at Bergen: a selection from the Wittgenstein Archives’ Working Papers and Audio-Visual Materials (Link)

Encyclopedia Entries:

“Wittgenstein’s Picture Theory of Meaning”, by Norman Malcolm, revised by Edmund Dain. In Key Themes and Figures in Modern and Contemporary Philosophy (Gale Researcher), ed. Brendan Sweetman. Detroit: Gale, 2016.

“Wittgenstein’s Language-Game Theory of Meaning”, by Norman Malcolm, revised by Edmund Dain. In Key Themes and Figures in Modern and Contemporary Philosophy (Gale Researcher), ed. Brendan Sweetman. Detroit: Gale, 2016.

“Nonsense”, in The New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2012-13: Ethics and Philosophy, ed. Robert L. Fastiggi (Detroit: Gale, 2013)

“Language”, in The New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2012-13: Ethics and Philosophy, ed. Robert L. Fastiggi (Detroit: Gale, 2013)

Book Reviews:

“Review of Chon Tejedor, The Early Wittgenstein on Metaphysics, Natural Science, Language and Value“. Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, March 2015 (Link)

“On Interpreting Wittgenstein: Review of Harald Johannessen, Interpreting Wittgenstein: Four Essays”. Norsk filosofisk tiddskrift [Norwegian Journal of Philosophy], 3-4 (2009), 316-321.

“Review of Marie McGinn, Elucidating the Tractatus: Wittgenstein’s Early Philosophy of Language and Logic”. International Journal of Philosophical Studies, 17:1 (2009), 134-8.

“Review of Mark Kalderon, Moral Fictionalism”. International Journal of Philosophical Studies, 15:1 (2008), 146-149.