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Our goal is to select the ten best articles published in philosophy each year—an attempt as simple to state as it is admittedly impossible to fulfill. Against a background of twenty-four volumes in hard copy, the Annual is now available entirely online.

This year’s selections:

VOLUME 36

from the literature of 2016

Editors

Patrick Grim
Logic & Formal Semantics, Philosophy, Stony Brook
Center for Study of Complex Systems, University of Michigan

Boris Babic
Caroline Perry
Joseph Shin

Philosophy, University of Michigan



Thanks to Richard and Carolyn Lineback and the
Philosopher’s Information Center
for generous support of the Annual’s graduate student Editors.




Introduction



“Selection Under Uncertainty: Affirmative Action at Shortlisting Stage”
Luc Bovens
from Mind 125 (498): 421-437

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“Deontic Modals and Probabilities: One Theory to Rule Them All?”
Fabrizio Cariani
in Nate Charlow and Matthew Chrisman (eds.), Deontic Modality, Oxford University Press

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“Metaphysical Rationalism”
Shamik Dasgupta
from Noûs 50 (2): 379-418

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“Against Counterfactual Miracles”
Cian Dorr
from Philosophical Review 125 (2): 241-286

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“The Stoic Argument from Oikeiōsis”
Jacob Klein
from Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 50: 143-200

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“The Paradox of Sufficient Reason”
Samuel Levey
from Philosophical Review 125 (3): 397-430

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“Substance and Independence in Descartes”
Anat Schechtman
from Philosophical Review 125 (2): 155-204

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“The Coherence of Bayle's Theory of Toleration”
Jean-Luc Solère
from Journal of the History of Philosophy 54 (1): 21-46

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“One’s Modus Ponens: Modality, Coherence and Logic”
Una Stojnić
from Philosophy and Phenomenological Research online 9/21/16

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“Priority or Equality for Possible People?”
Alex Voorhoeve & Marc Fleurbaey
from Ethics 126: 929-954

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Nominating Editors

Alia Al-Saji
Rachel Barney
J.C. Beall
Ned Block
Ben Bradley
Tyler Burge
Victor Caston
David Chalmers
Andrew Chignell
David Christensen
Ann Cudd
Gregory Currie
David Danks
Keith DeRose
Cian Dorr
Lisa Downing
Julia Driver
Adam Elga
Brandon Fitelson
Owen Flanagan
Alan Hajek
Ned Hall
Elizabeth Harman
Verity Harte
Gary Hatfield
Benj Hellie
Christopher Hitchcock
Des Hogan
Brad Inwood
Simon Keller
Tom Kelly
Joshua Knobe
Niko Kolodny
Jennifer Lackey
Marc Lange
Brian Leiter
Neil Levy
Martin Lin
Peter Ludlow
Jeff McMahan
Shaun Nichols
Paul Noordhof
Derk Pereboom
Jim Pryor
Greg Restall
Geoffrey Sayre-McCord
Richard Scheines
Mark Schroeder
Laura Schroeter
Ted Sider
Michael Slote
Scott Soames
Roy Sorensen
Peter Spirtes
Johan van Benthem
Mark van Roojen
Peter B. M. Vranas
Ted Warfield
Eric Watkins
Sam Wheeler
Jim Woodward
Gideon Yaffe



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