PUBLICATIONS: Laurence BonJour
The Structure of Empirical Knowledge. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1985), pp. xiii, 258.
In Defense of Pure Reason. (London: Cambridge University Press, 1998), pp. xiv, 232.
Classic Problems and Contemporary Responses. (
Justification: Internalism vs. Externalism, Foundations vs. Virtues (jointly with Ernest Sosa). (
Problems: An Annotated Anthology (jointly
edited with Ann Baker). (
“Sellars on Truth and Picturing,” International Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 13 (1973), pp. 243-65.
“Rescher's Idealistic Pragmatism,” The Review of Metaphysics, vol. 29 (1976), pp. 702-26.
“Determinism, Libertarianism, and Agent Causation,” The Southern Journal of Philosophy, vol. 14 (1976), pp. 145-56.
“The Coherence Theory of Empirical Knowledge,” Philosophical Studies, vol. 30 (1976), pp. 281-312; reprinted in Paul Moser (ed.) Empirical Knowledge (Rowman & Littlefield, 1986), in Louis Pojman (ed.), The Theory of Knowledge (Belmont, California: Wadsworth, 1993), and in Michael Goodman and Robert A. Snyder (eds.) Contemporary Readings in Epistemology (Prentice-Hall, 1993).
“Can Empirical Knowledge Have a Foundation?” American Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 15 (1978), pp. 1-14; reprinted in Paul Moser (ed.), Empirical Knowledge (Totowa, N. J.: Rowman & Littlefield, 1986) and in Louis Pojman (ed.), The Theory of Knowledge (Belmont, California: Wadsworth, 1993).
“Rescher's Philosophical System,” in E. Sosa (ed.), The Philosophy of Nicholas Rescher (Dordrecht, Holland: D. Reidel, 1979), pp. 157-72.
“Externalist Theories of Empirical
“Reply to Christlieb,” The Southern Journal of Philosophy, vol. 24 (1986), pp. 415-29.
“A Reconsideration of the Problem of Induction,” Philosophical Topics, vol. 14 (1986), pp. 93-124.
“Nozick, Externalism, and Skepticism,” in S. Luper-Foy (ed.), The Possibility of Knowledge: Nozick and His Critics (Totowa, N. J.: Rowman & Littlefield, 1987), pp. 297-313.
“Reply to Steup,” Philosophical Studies, vol.
“Reply to Moser,” Analysis, vol. 48 (1988), pp. 164-65.
“Replies and Clarifications,” in J. W.
Bender (ed.), The
“Reply to Solomon,” Philosophy and Phenomenological Research.
“Is Thought a Symbolic Process?” Synthese, vol. 89 (1991), pp. 331-52.
“A Rationalist Manifesto,” Canadian Journal of Philosophy Supplementary Volume 18 (1992), pp. 53-88.
“Fumerton on Coherence Theories,” Journal of Philosophical Research, vol. 19 (1994), pp. 104-108.
“Against Naturalized Epistemology,”
“Sosa on Knowledge, Justification, and ‘Aptness’,” Philosophical Studies, vol. 78 (1995), pp. 207-220.
“Toward a Moderate Rationalism,” Philosophical Topics, vol. 23 (1995), pp. 47-78.
“Plantinga on Knowledge and Proper Function,” in Jonathan Kvanvig (ed.), Warrant in Contemporary Epistemology ( Rowman & Littlefield, 1996), pp. 47-71.
“Haack on Justification and Experience,” Synthese.
“The Dialectic of Foundationalism and Coherentism,” in the Blackwell Guide to Epistemology, ed. John Greco and Ernest Sosa, Blackwell.
“Toward a Defense of Empirical
Foundationalism,” in Michael DePaul (ed.), Resurrecting Old-Fashioned
“Foundationalism and the External World,” in James Tomberlin (ed.), Philosophical Perspectives, vol. 13 (2000).
Critical study of Evan Fales, A Defense of the Given, Nous.
“The Indispensability of Internalism,” Philosophical Topics.
Externalism,” in the
Encyclopedia and Dictionary Articles:
“Externalism/Internalism” and “Problems of Induction,” in E. Sosa & J. Dancy (eds.), A Companion To Epistemology (Oxford: Blackwell, 1992).
“A Priori/A Posteriori,” “Coherence
Theory of Truth,” and “Broad, Charlie Dunbar” in The
“Coherence Theory of Truth and Knowledge,” in the Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
“Epistemological Problems of Perception,” in the on-line Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
Of Gilbert Harman, Thought, Philosophical Review, vol. 84 (1975), pp. 256-58.
Of R. M. Dworkin (ed.), Philosophy of Law; and Kenneth Kipnis (ed.), Philosophical Issues in Law, Teaching Philosophy, vol. 2 (1977-78), pp. 325-28.
Of James Cornman, Skepticism, Justification, and Explanation, Philosophical Review, vol. 91 (1982), pp. 612-15.
Of D. J. O'Connor and Brian Carr, Introduction to the Theory of Knowledge, Teaching Philosophy, vol. 7 (1984), pp. 64-66.
Of Paul Ziff, Epistemic Analysis, Canadian Philosophical Reviews
Of Alan Goldman, Empirical Knowledge, Philosophy and Phenomenological Research.
Of Robert Fogelin, Pyrrhonian Reflections on Knowledge and Justification, Times Literary Supplement.
Of Michael DePaul and William Ramsey (eds.), Rethinking Intuition, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science.
Of Paul Boghossian and Christopher Peacocke (eds.), New Essays on the A Priori, forthcoming in Mind.