Dr Nick Unwin

Lecturer

Profile

Career Details

1977-8. Tutorial teaching at University of Oxford

1978-80. Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Essex

1980-2007. Lecturer, then Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Bolton

Affiliation and Outside Duties

Member of Management Committee, British Society for the History of Philosophy (1999-2008), (Treasurer and Membership Secretary, 1999-2006)

Member, British Society for Ethical Theory

External Examiner, University of Birmingham, 2005-8.

The Language of Colour: Neurology and the Ineffable
Unwin, N. 12/2012 In: Biolinguistics. 6, 3-4, p. 475-490. 16 p.
Journal article

Why do colours look the way they do?
Unwin, N. 2011 In: Philosophy. 86 , 3, p. 405-424. 20 p.
Journal article

Aiming at Truth.
Unwin, N. 2007 Palgrave Macmillan. 288 p. ISBN: 978-0230506831.
Book

Divine Hoorays : Some Parallels Between Expressivism and Religious Ethics.
Unwin, N. 11/2006 In: Philosophy and Phenomenological Research. 77, 3, p. 659-684. 26 p.
Journal article

What Does It Mean to Aim at Truth?
Unwin, N. 1/04/2003 In: American Philosophical Quarterly. 40, 2, p. 91-104. 14 p.
Journal article

Locke on language and real essences : a defense.
Unwin, N. 2002 In: Locke : epistemology and metaphysics. Aldershot : Ashgate
Chapter

Norms and Negation: A Problem for Gibbard's Logic.
Unwin, N. 1/01/2001 In: The Philosophical Quarterly. 51, 202, p. 60-75. 16 p.
Journal article

Quasi-Realism, Negation, and the Frege-Geach Problem
Unwin, N. 07/1999 In: The Philosophical Quarterly. 49, 196, p. 337-352. 16 p.
Journal article

The Individuation of Events
Unwin, N. 04/1996 In: Mind. 105, 418, p. 315-330 . 16 p.
Journal article

Cultures and total frameworks.
Unwin, N. 1996 In: Culture and identity : selected aspects and approaches. Katowice : University of Silesia Press p. 54-64. 11 p.
Chapter

Locke on language and real essences : a defense.
Unwin, N. 1996 In: History of Philosophy Quarterly. 13, 2, p. 205-219. 15 p.
Journal article

Can emotivism sustain a social ethics?
Unwin, N. 06/1990 In: Ratio. 3, 1, p. 64-81. 18 p.
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Beyond Truth: Towards a New Conception of Knowledge and Communication
Unwin, N. 1987 In: Mind. XCVI , 383, p. 299-317. 19 p.
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Relativism and moral complacency.
Unwin, N. 04/1985 In: Philosophy. 60, 232, p. 205-214. 10 p.
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Morality, Law and the Evaluation of Values
Unwin, N. 1985 In: Mind. XCIV, 376, p. 538-549 . 12 p.
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Substance, essence, and conceptualism.
Unwin, N. 1984 In: Ratio. 26, 1, p. 41-53. 13 p.
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