Professor Richard G Pettigrew

BA (Oxon.), MA (Bristol), PhD (Bristol)

  • BS6 6JL

20082020

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Research Output

2020

A Note on Deterministic Updating and van Fraassen's symmetry argument for Conditionalization

Pettigrew, R., 18 Apr 2020, In : Philosophical Studies. 9 p.

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Logical ignorance and logical learning

Pettigrew, R. G., 5 Jun 2020, In : Synthese. 30 p.

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12 Downloads (Pure)
2019

Choosing for Changing Selves

Pettigrew, R., 2019, (In preparation) Oxford University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportAuthored book

Internalism, Externalism, and the KK Principle

Bird, A. & Pettigrew, R., 16 Nov 2019, In : Erkenntnis. 2019, 20 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
38 Downloads (Pure)

Is university for everyone?

McLellan, J., Pettigrew, R. G. & Sperlinger, T., May 2019, A New Vision for Further and Higher Education. Gamsu, S. & Hall, R. (eds.). London: The Centre for Labour and Social Studies (CLASS), p. 26-32

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On the accuracy of group credences

Pettigrew, R., 15 Feb 2019, Oxford Studies in Epistemology. Gendler, T. S. & Hawthorne, J. (eds.). Oxford University Press, Vol. 6. (Oxford Studies in Epistemology).

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On the Expected Utility Objection to the Dutch Book Argument for Probabilism

Pettigrew, R., 3 May 2019, In : Nous. 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Veritism, Epistemic Risk, and the Swamping Problem

Pettigrew, R., 26 Mar 2019, In : Australasian Journal of Philosophy. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

1 Citation (Scopus)

What is Conditionalization, and why should we do it?

Pettigrew, R., 27 Nov 2019, In : Philosophical Studies. p. 1-37 37 p.

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2018

An Accuracy‐Dominance Argument for Conditionalization

Pettigrew, R. & Briggs, R. A., 21 Jun 2018, In : Noûs. 54, 1, p. 162-181 20 p.

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Précis of Accuracy and the Laws of Credence

Pettigrew, R., 10 May 2018, In : Philosophy and Phenomenological Research. 96, 3, p. 749-754 6 p.

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Replies to commentators on Accuracy and the Laws of Credence

Pettigrew, R., May 2018, In : Philosophy and Phenomenological Research. 96, 3, p. 784-800 17 p.

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The Population Ethics of Belief: In Search of an Epistemic Theory X

Pettigrew, R., 1 Jun 2018, In : Noûs. 52, 2, p. 336-372 37 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
283 Downloads (Pure)

The Principal Principle does not imply the Principle of Indifference

Pettigrew, R., 4 Jul 2018, In : British Journal for the Philosophy of Science. 15 p., axx060.

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Transformative experience and the knowledge norms for action: Moss on Paul’s challenge to decision theory

Pettigrew, R., 6 Mar 2018, (Accepted/In press) Transformative Experience. Schwenkler, J. & Lambert, E. (eds.). Oxford University Press

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1 Downloads (Pure)

What is Justified Credence?

Pettigrew, R., 4 Dec 2018, In : Episteme. 15 p.

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196 Downloads (Pure)

What we talk about when we talk about numbers

Pettigrew, R., Dec 2018, In : Annals of Pure and Applied Logic. 169, 12, p. 1437-1456 20 p.

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2017

Aggregating incoherent agents who disagree

Pettigrew, R., 16 Nov 2017, In : Synthese. 40 p.

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Epistemic utility and the normativity of logic

Pettigrew, R., 1 Dec 2017, In : Logos and Episteme. 8, 4, p. 455-492 43 p.

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Précis and Replies to Contributors for Book Symposium on Accuracy and the Laws of Credence

Pettigrew, R. G., Mar 2017, In : Episteme. 14, 1, p. 1-30 30 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
361 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Accuracy, Risk, and the Principle of Indifference

Pettigrew, R. G., 1 Jan 2016, In : Philosophy and Phenomenological Research. 92, 1, p. 35-59 25 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)
462 Downloads (Pure)

Accuracy and the Laws of Credence

Pettigrew, R., 14 Apr 2016, Oxford University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportAuthored book

Illness as transformative experience

Carel, H., Kidd, I. J. & Pettigrew, R., 17 Sep 2016, In : Lancet. 388, 10050, p. 1152-1153 2 p.

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Jamesian epistemology formalised: An explication of 'The Will to Believe'

Pettigrew, R., 1 Sep 2016, In : Episteme. 13, 3, p. 253-268 16 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
304 Downloads (Pure)

Making things right: the true consequences of epistemic consequentialism

Pettigrew, R., 2016, (Accepted/In press) Epistemic Consequentialism. Oxford University Press

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Remaking the elite university: An experiment in widening participation in the UK

McLellan, J., Pettigrew, R. G. & Sperlinger, T., Mar 2016, In : Power and Education. 8, 1, p. 54-72 19 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
406 Downloads (Pure)

Review of John P. Burgess’ Rigor and Structure

Pettigrew, R., 2016, In : Philosophia Mathematica. 24, 1, p. 129-36

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Review of L. A. Paul’s Transformative Experience

Pettigrew, R., 20 Aug 2016, In : Mind. 125, 499, p. 927-935

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Risk, rationality and expected utility theory

Pettigrew, R., Jun 2016, In : Canadian Journal of Philosophy. 45, 5-6, p. 798-826 29 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
500 Downloads (Pure)
2015

Accuracy and the Credence-Belief Connection

Pettigrew, R. G., Jun 2015, In : Philosophers' Imprint. 15, 16, p. 1-20 20 p.

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Book Symposium: Transformative Experience and Decision Theory

Pettigrew, R. G., Nov 2015, In : Philosophy and Phenomenological Research. 91, 3, p. 766-774 9 p.

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26 Citations (Scopus)
195 Downloads (Pure)

Pluralism about Belief States

Pettigrew, R. G., Jun 2015, In : Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume. 89, 1, p. 187-204 18 p.

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What chance-credence norms should not be

Pettigrew, R. G., 2015, In : Noûs. 49, 1, p. 177-196

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2 Citations (Scopus)
41 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Accuracy and Evidence

Pettigrew, R. G., 14 Mar 2014, In : Dialectica. 67, 4, p. 579-596 18 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
279 Downloads (Pure)

Deference Done Right

Pettigrew, R. G. & Titelbaum, M. G., 2014, In : Philosophers' Imprint. 14, 35, p. 1-19 19 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
119 Downloads (Pure)

The Bloomsbury Companion to Philosophical Logic

Horsten, L. & Pettigrew, R., 2014, Bloomsbury. 637 p.

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Two types of abstraction for structuralism

Pettigrew, R. G. & Linnebo, Ø., Apr 2014, In : Philosophical Quarterly. 64, 255, p. 267-283 17 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
2013

A New Epistemic Utility Argument for the Principal Principle

Pettigrew, R. G., Mar 2013, In : Episteme. 10, 1, p. 19-35 18 p.

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30 Citations (Scopus)
306 Downloads (Pure)

Epistemic Utility and Norms for Credence

Pettigrew, R. G., 3 Oct 2013, In : Philosophy Compass. 8, 10, p. 897-908 120 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)
227 Downloads (Pure)

Review of Mark Colyvan’s An Introduction to the Philosophy of Mathematics

Pettigrew, R., 2013, In : Bulletin of Symbolic Logic. 19, 3, p. 396-7 2 p.

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2012

Accuracy, Chance, and the Principal Principle

Pettigrew, R. G., Apr 2012, In : Philosophical Review. 121, 2, p. 241 - 275 35 p.

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32 Citations (Scopus)

Identity and Discernibility in Philosophy and Logic

Ladyman, J. A. C., Linnebo, Ø. & Pettigrew, R. G., Mar 2012, In : Review of Symbolic Logic. 5, 1, p. 162 - 186 25 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Indispensability arguments and instrumental nominalism

Pettigrew, RG., 2012, In : Review of Symbolic Logic. 5, 4, p. 687-709

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2 Citations (Scopus)
2011

An Improper Introduction to Epistemic Utility Theory

Pettigrew, RG., 2011, EPSA Philosophy of Science: Amsterdam 2009. Regt, H. D., Okasha, S. & Hartmann, S. (eds.). Springer, p. 287 - 301 15 p.

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Category theory as an autonomous foundation

Linnebo, O. & Pettigrew, RG., Oct 2011, In : Philosophia Mathematica. 19, p. 227 - 254 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

16 Citations (Scopus)

Epistemic Utility Arguments for Probabilism

Pettigrew, RG., 23 Sep 2011

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Probability

Pettigrew, RG., 2011, Continuum Companion to Philosophical Logic. Horsten, L. & Pettigrew, R. (eds.). Continuum, p. 406 - 427 22 p.

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2010

An Objective Justification of Bayesianism I: Measuring Inaccuracy

Leitgeb, H. & Pettigrew, R. G., Apr 2010, In : Philosophy of Science. 77, 2, p. 201 - 235 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

95 Citations (Scopus)

An Objective Justification of Bayesianism II: The Consequences of Minimizing Inaccuracy

Leitgeb, H. & Pettigrew, R. G., Apr 2010, In : Philosophy of Science. 77, 2, p. 236 - 272 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

87 Citations (Scopus)