Papers

Peer Reviewed Papers

  • Forthcoming. Weighing Aims in Doxastic Deliberation. Synthese.
    Published | Penultimate
    Synopsis: A defence of teleological theories of belief against the exclusivity objection.

Works in Progress

  • R&R. The Aim of Belief and Suspended Belief.
    Draft
    Synopsis: A discussion of whether teleological and normative theories of belief can be extended to account for the descriptive and normative properties of belief.

Blog Posts

Ph.D. Thesis

  • 2018. On Belief: Aims, Norms, and Functions. Ph.D. Dissertation: Lingnan University.
    Published
    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.

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My email address is:
Jon.CJA@gmail.com.