Michael Jacovides

Department Information

Philosophy // Faculty

Office Information

  • Specialization

  • Early Modern Philosophy

  • Selected Publications


    • Locke's Image of the World. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Forthcoming


    • "Locke and the Visual Array," in Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, 85 (2012): 69-91.
    • "Hume's Vicious Regress," in Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy, edited by Dan Garber and Steven Nadler, 5 (2010): 246-97.
    • "Experiences as Complex Events," The Southern Journal of Philosophy 48 (2010): 141-59.
    • "How Berkeley Corrupted his Capacity to Conceive," Philosophia, 37 (2009): 415-29.
    • "Locke on the Semantics of Secondary Quality Words: A Reply to Matthew Stuart," Philosophical Review 116 (2007): 633-45.
    • "How is Descartes’s Argument Against Skepticism Better Than Putnam’s?," Philosophical Quarterly 57 (2007): 593-612.
    •  "Annotations to the Speech of the Muses (Plato Republic 546b-c)" with Kathleen McNamee, Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik, 144 (2003): 31-50.
    • "Locke’s Resemblance Theses," The Philosophical Review 108 (1999): 461-96

    Book Chapter

    • “Locke’s Distinctions Between Primary and Secondary Qualities.” In The Cambridge Companion to Locke’s Essay, edited by Lex Newman.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

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