- Atkinson, C. J. (forthcoming). Weighing Aims in Doxastic Deliberation. Synthese. (https://doi.org/10.1007/s11229-019-02360-0)
Synopsis: A defence of teleological theories of belief against the exclusivity objection.
- Atkinson, C. J. (2018). On Belief: Aims, Norms, and Functions. Ph.D. Dissertation: Lingnan University.
Synopsis: An extended survey of the ‘aim of belief’ literature, with a defence of a functional theory of belief.
Scholarship: My Ph.D. thesis was supported by the Research Grants Council of Hong Kong. The duration of the scholarship was 2014-2017, and the award totalled 720,000 HKD.
Works in Progress
- Atkinson, C. J. (R&R). The Aim of Belief and Suspended Belief.
Synopsis: A discussion of whether teleological and normative theories of belief can be extended to account for the descriptive and normative properties of belief.
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My email address is: Jon.CJA@gmail.com.