Project publications:

Anstey, Peter R. and Alberto Vanzo (2016), ‘Early Modern Experimental Philosophy’, in A Companion to Experimental Philosophy, edited by Justin Sytsma and Wesley Buckwalter (Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2016), 87-102.

Sorell, Tom (forth.), ‘Experimental Philosophy and the History of Philosophy’, forthcoming in British Journal for the History of Philosophy.

Sorell, Tom (forth.), ‘Experimental Philosophy: Constraint or Distraction?’, forthcoming in Science Unlimited, edited by Massimo Pigliucci and Maarten Boudry (Chicago: University of Chicago Press).

Vanzo, Alberto (2016), ‘Experiment and Speculation in Seventeenth-Century Italy: The Case of Geminiano Montanari’, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science 56, 52-61.

Vanzo, Alberto (forth.), ‘Corpuscularism and Experimental Philosophy in Domenico Guglielmini’s Reflections on Salts’, forthcoming in The Idea of Principles in Early Modern Thought: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, edited by Peter Anstey (New York: Routledge, 2017), 147-171.

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Our earlier publications on the themes of the project include:

Anstey, Peter R. (2005), ‘Experimental versus Speculative Natural Philosophy’, in The Science of Nature in the Seventeenth Century, edited by Peter R. Anstey and John A. Schuster, Dordrecht: Springer, 215-242.

Anstey, Peter R. (2011), John Locke and Natural Philosophy, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Anstey, Peter R. and Alberto Vanzo (2012), ‘The Origins of Early Modern Experimental Philosophy’, Intellectual History Review, 12, 99-518.

Pedersen, Johnnie R. R. (2015), ‘A Defense of the Evidential-Role View of Intuitions’, Theorema, 34, 101-121.

Sorell, Tom (1991), Scientism: Philosophy and the Infatuation with Science (London: Routledge).

Vanzo, Alberto (forth.), ‘Christian Wolff and Experimental Philosophy’, forthcoming in Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy, vol. 7, edited by Daniel Garber and Donald Rutherford (Oxford: Oxford University Press).

A list of studies on early modern experimental philosophy is available here.