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Publications Affiliated at the Institute of Philosophy.

Recent Publications

  T. Żuradzki (2021), Against the Precautionary Approach to Moral Status: The Case of Surrogates for Living Human Brains, American Journal of Bioethics 21 (1): 53-56.
  Tomasz Żuradzki, Karolina Wiśniowska (2020), A Data-Driven Argument in Bioethics: Why Theologically Grounded Concepts May Not Provide the Necessary Intellectual Resources to Discuss Inequality and Injustice in Healthcare Contexts, American Journal of Bioethics 20 (12),  25-28
  Karolina Wiśniowska, Etyczne aspekty "obrzezania", Analiza i Egzystencja 51:45-64
Journal cover   Jerzy Gołosz (2020), Brute Past Presentism, Dynamic Presentism, and the Objection from Being-Supervenience, Axiomathes (Online first).
Journal cover   Leszek Wroński (2020), Objective consequentialism and the plurality of chances, Synthese (Online first).
  Maziarz, M., M. Zach. (2020). Agent-based modeling for SARS-CoV-2 epidemic prediction and intervention assessment. A methodological appraisal. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice. DOI: jep.13459
  Joanna K. Malinowska & Tomasz Żuradzki (2020), Non-Epistemological Values in Collaborative Research in Neuroscience: The Case of Alleged Differences Between Human Populations, AJOB Neuroscience 11 (3): 203-206
  T. Żuradzki (2020), Decyzje w sytuacjach niepewności normatywnej, "Przegląd Filozoficzny. Nowa Seria" 29 (2): 53-72
  Jan Czerniawski (2020), Time and physical geometry: A formalization of
Putnam's proof
, Logic and Logical Philosophy 29 (1): 97-114
  Javier Suárez, Adrian Stencel (2020), A part‐dependent account of biological individuality: why holobionts are individuals and ecosystems simultaneously,Biological Reviews (Early view) (pdf).
  T. Żuradzki (2020), The Fifth Face of Fair Subject Selection: Population Grouping, American Journal of Bioethics 20 (2): 41-43.
  M. Maziarz, R. Mróz (2020), Response to Henschen: Causal pluralism in economics, Journal of Economic Methodology 27 (2): 164-178
  T. Żuradzki, P.G. Nowak (2019), Deep Uncertainties in the Criteria for Physician Aid-in-Dying for Psychiatric Patients, American Journal of Bioethics 19(10):54-56

Juliusz Doboszewski, 2019, Interpreting Cosmic no Hair Theorems: Is
Fatalism about the Far Future of Expanding Cosmological Models
, "Studies in the History and Philosophy of Modern Physics",
DOI: 10.1016/j.shpsb.2019.02.003.


Juliusz Doboszewski, 2019, Epistemic Holes and Determinism in
Classical General Relativity
,"The British Journal for the Philosophy of
Science", DOI: 10.1093/bjps/axz011.


T. Żuradzki, P.G. Nowak (2019), Withdrawal Aversion as a Useful Heuristic for Critical Care Decisions, American Journal of Bioethics 19(3):36-38

  W. Galewicz (2019), Odpowiedzialność i sprawiedliwość w etyce Arystotelesa, [Responsibility and Justice in Aristotle's' Ethics], Wydawnictwo Antyk.
  Doboszewski J. (2019), Relativistic spacetimes and definitions of determinism, European Journal for Philosophy of Science, DOI: 10.1007/s13194-019-0248-6

Placek, T. (2019), Laplace’s demon tries on Aristotle’s cloak: on two approaches to determinism, Synthese 196(1): 11-30

  Dryla, O. (2018), Pojęcie doskonalenia w sporach o cele medycyny [The concept of enhancement in disputes about the aims of medicine], Jagiellonian University Press.

Müller. T, Placek, T. (2018), Defining Determinism, The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 69(1): 215-252


Galewicz, W. (2018), Dobro i sprawiedliwość w opiece zdrowotnej [Goodness and Justice in Healthcare], Jagiellonian University Press.


Nowak, P.G. (2018), Etyka, śmierć i transplantacje [Ethics, Death and Transplantations], Jagiellonian University Press. 


Wroński, L. (2018), In Good Form: Arguing for Epistemic Norms of Credence, Jagiellonian University Press


Wawer, J. (2018), Some Problems with the Russellian Open Future, Acta Analytica 33(4): 413-425


Wawer, J., Malpass, A. (2018), Back to the actual future, Synthese, First Online 21 May 2018, DOI:


Kijania-Placek, K. (2018), Can minimalism about truth embrace polysemy?, Synthese 195 (3): 955-985


Nowak, P.G. (2018), Pobieranie narządów po zatrzymaniu krążenia. O nadrzędności neurologicznego kryterium śmierci nad krążeniowym - Kwestie regulacyjne [Donation after circulatory determination of death. About the precedence of neurological criterion of death over circulatory criterion - Regulatory issues], Analiza i Egzystencja 42: 35-53


Nowak, P.G. (2018), Pobieranie narządów po zatrzymaniu krążenia. O nadrzędności neurologicznego kryterium śmierci nad krążeniowym - Kwestie filozoficzne [Donation after circulatory determination of death. About the precedence of neurological criterion of death over circulatory criterion - Philosophical issues], Analiza i Egzystencja 42: 55-71


Juliusz Doboszewski, Niels Linnemann, 2018, How Not to Establish the Non-renormalizability of Gravity, "Foundations of Physics", DOI: 10.1007/s10701-017-0136-x


Ciszewski, W. (2018), Nonconsequential conception of neutrality, in: Ratio Legis. Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives; V. Klappstein, M. Dybowski (eds.), Springer: 119-136.


Smoleń, T., Jastrzebski, J., Estrada, E., Chuderski, A. (2018), Most evidence for the compensation account of cognitive training is unreliable, Memory and Cognition 46(8): 1315-1330


Chuderski, A., Jastrzębski, J. (2018), No Role of Initial Problem Representation in Insight Problem Solving, Creativity Research Journal 30(4): 428-438


Jastrzębski, , Ciechanowska, I., Chuderski, A. (2018), The strong link between fluid intelligence and working memory cannot be explained away by strategy use, Intelligence 66: 44-53


Senderecka, M., Ociepka, M., Matyjek, M., Kroczek, B. (2018), Post-error brain activity correlates with incidental memory for negative words, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 12 (178)


Senderecka, M. (2018), Emotional enhancement of error detection : the role of perceptual processing and inhibition monitoring in failed auditory stop trials, Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience 18(1): 1-20


Rojek, P. (2018), Regresy podobieństwa podwójny relacyjny argument przeciw nominalizmowi tropowemu [Resemblance regresses. A double argument against trope nominalism], Filozofia Nauki 26(2): 13-40


Janik, B., Próchnicki, M. (2018), Naturalizing the subjective side of the crime: A few introductory remarks on the role of consciousness in criminal law based on American and Polish examples, Balkan Journal of Philosophy 10(1): 37-44


Smolak, M. (2018), O odpowiedzialności materialnej u Arystotelesa [About material responsibility in Aristotle], Analiza i Egzystencja 41: 43-57


Kijania-Placek, K. (2018), Descriptive singular terms, Organon F 25(3): 290-315


Posłajko, K. (2018), Eliminativism: the Problem of Representation and Carnapian Metametaphysic, Acta Analytica, First Online 29 September 2018, DOI:


Petri, J. (2018), Touched by a mural: Somatic aspects of urban participation, Art Inquiry 20: 173-184


Myoo, S. (2018), Interactive art in the culture of participation, Art Inquiry 20: 203-216


Nowak, P.G. (2018), Brain death as irreversible loss of a human's moral status, Ethics and Bioethics (in Central Europe) 8(3-4): 167-178

  Poslajko, K., Grabarczyk, P. (2018), Inferentialism without normativity, Organon F 25(2): 174-195

Gyenis, Z. (2018), Algebraic characterization of the local Craig interpolation property, Bulletin of the Section of Logic 47(1): 45-58


Brown, W., Gyenis, Z., Rédei, M. (2018), The Modal Logic of Bayesian Belief Revision, Journal of Philosophical Logic, First Online 3 December 2018. DOI:


Guczalski, K. (2018), Index und Ikon, Metapher und Metonymie in der Musik, Musik und Ästhetik 22(85): 45-66


Eliasz, K. (2018), Krytyka neorepublikańskiej koncepcji wolności politycznej Philipa Pettita [A Critique of Philip Pettit’s neo-republican conception of political freedom], Avant 9(1): 147-162


Warmbier, A. (2018), Moral Virtue and the Principles of Practical Reason, in: The Ethics of Reproductive Genetics. Between Utility, Principles, and Virtues, M. Soniewicka (ed.), Springer: 81-91


Galewicz, W. (ed.) (2018), Prawda, poufność, autonomia – problemy informacji w etyce medycznej. Antologia bioetyki, tom 5 [Truth, Confidentiality, Autonomy: Problems of Information in the Medical Ethics. An Anthology of Bioethics, volume 5], Universitas

  Tomasz Żuradzki (2018), The normative significance of identifiability, "Ethics and Information Technology", Online First, DOI: 10.1007/s10676-018-9487-z  
  W. Ciszewski, T. Żuradzki (2018), Conscientious refusal of abortion in emergency life-threatening circumstances and contested judgments of conscience, "American Journal of Bioethics" 18(7): 62-64
  Klincewicz Michał and Lily Frank, 2018, Swiping Left on the Quantified Relationship: Exploring the Potential Soft Impacts, "American Journal of Bioethics" (OPC), 18/2, pp. 27-28.

Gołosz, J.  (2018), Presentism and the Notion of Existence, Axiomathes 28(4): 395-417


Stencel, A., Proszewska, A.M. (2018), How Research on Microbiomes is Changing Biology: A Discussion on the Concept of the Organism, Foundations of Science 23(4): 603-620


Wroński, L., Godziszewski, M.T. (2017), Dutch Books and nonclassical probability spaces, European Journal for Philosophy of Science 7(2): 267-284

  Hofer-Szabó, G., Wroński, L. (eds) (2017), Making it Formally Explicit: Probability, Causality and Indeterminism, Springer

Galewicz, W. (2017), Czy wartość życia wzrasta wobec bliskiej śmierci? [Does the value of life increase near its end?], Roczniki Filozoficzne 65(4): 5-22


Żuradzki, T. (2017), Ethics and Uncertainty: The Guest Editor’s Introduction, Diametros 53: 1-5


Klincewicz, M. (2017), Challenges to engineering moral reasoners: Time and context, in: Robot Ethics 2.0: From Autonomous Cars to Artificial Intelligence, P. Lin, K. Abney, R. Jenkins (eds), Oxford University Press: 244-257


Galewicz, W. (2017), O normatywistycznej koncepcji choroby [On the normative concept of disease], Przegląd Filozoficzno-Literacki 46(1): 151-166


Dryla, O. (2017), O pojęciu choroby genetycznej [On the notion of genetic disease], Przegląd Filozoficzno-Literacki 46(1): 167-181

  Jerzy Gołosz, 2017, The Asymmetry of Time: A Philosopher’s Reflections, "Acta Physica Polonica B", Vol. 48 (10), ss. 1935-1946

Anna Tomaszewska and Hasse Hämäläinen (eds.), 2017, The Sources of Secularism: Enlightenment and Beyond, Palgrave Macmillan, 323 pp.

  J.K. Malinowska, T. Żuradzki, 2017, The practical implications of the new metaphysics of race for a post-racial medicine: biomedical research methodology, institutional requirements, patient-physician relations,  "American Journal of Bioethics" 17 (9): 61-63.
  T. Żuradzki, 2017, The saving/creating distinction and the axiology of the cost-benefit approach to neonatal medicine, "American Journal of Bioethics" 17 (8): 29-31.
  Katarzyna Kijania-Placek, 2017, Descriptive Indexicals and Epistemic Modality, Topoi 36 (1), 161–170.

Gołosz, J. (2017),  Presentism and the Flow of Time, Axiomathes, 27: 285–294, DOI: 10.1007/s10516-016-9305-3.


Tomasz Żuradzki, Katarzyna Marchewka, 2016, Organ Donor Registration Policies and the Wrongness of Forcing People to Think of Their Own Death, The American Journal of Bioethics 16(11): 35-37.

  Jonathan Head, Anna Tomaszewska, Jochen Bojanowski, Alberto Vanzo, Sorin Baiasu, 2016, "Kant and Sartre: Existentialism and Critical Philosophy", Comparing Kant and Sartre, Palgrave Macmillan UK, 10.1057/9781137454539_1.

Adrian Stencel, 2016, The relativity of Darwinian populations and the ecology of endosymbiosis, "Biology & Philosophy", DOI 10.1007/s10539-016-9531-5.


Klincewicz Michał and Lily Frank, 2016, Metaethics in Context of Engineering Ethical and Moral Systems, "AAAI Spring Workshops Technical Reports", pp. 208-213.

  Gołosz Jerzy, 2016, Weak Interactions: Asymmetry of Time or Asymmetry in Time, "Journal for General Philosophy of Science" 47 (2016), ss. 1-15
  Katarzyna Kijania-Placek, Descriptive indexicals, propositional attitudes and the double role of context, w: Christiansen, H., Stojanovic, I., Papadopoulos, G. A. (Eds.), Modeling and Using Context: 9th International and Interdisciplinary Conference, CONTEXT 2015, Lanarca, Cyprus, November 2-6, 2015; LNAI 9405 Springer, Dordrecht, 2015, ss. 287-301.
  Gołosz Jerzy, 2015, How to Avoid the Problem of the Question of the Rate of Time's Passage, "Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia", Vol. 71 (4), ss. 807-820.
  Gołosz Jerzy, 2015, In Defence of an Argumentt against Truthmaker Maximalism, "Logic and Logical Philosophy", 24, ss. 105-109, DOI: 10.12775/LLP.2014.018

Tomaszewska Anna, 2015, Spinoza's God in Kant's Pre-Critical Writings: An Attempt at Localizing the 'Threat', "Kant Studies Online", ss. 65-102

  Idziak Katarzyna, 2015, Materiały pomocnicze do ćwiczeń z logiki, WUJ, Kraków
  Żuradzki Tomasz, 2015, The Preference Toward Identified Victims and Rescue Duties, "The American Journal of Bioethics" 15/2 ss. 25-27
  Kijania-Placek Katarzyna, 2015, Twardowski on Presentations and Truth. European Review, 23, ss. 105-113
  Galewicz Włodzimierz, 2014, Geach o niedobrym rozumieniu dobra, "Przegląd Filozoficzny" 3/2014 (91), ss. 135-150  

Placek Tomasz, 2014, On Topological Issues of Indeterminism. "Erkenntnis" 79 (3), ss. 403–36.

Wawer Jacek, 2014, The Truth About the Future. "Erkenntnis" 79 (3), ss. 365–401.

Wroński Leszek. Marczyk Michał, 2014, A New Notion of Causal Closedness. "Erkenntnis" 79 (3), ss. 453–78.

  Sidey Myoo, Hańderek Joanna (red), 2014, Filozofia technologii,  E-naukowiec: Lublin 2014 ss. 128
  Tomaszewska Anna, 2014, The Contents of Perceptual Experience: A Kantian Perspective, De Gruyter, Warsaw/Berlin
Zarządzanie Publiczne, 2014/12, Numer 4 (28)   Warmbier Adriana, 2014, O tzw. "końcu podmiotu" - współczesne rewizjonistyczne konteksty filozoficzne, "Zarządzanie Publiczne" 29 (3) 2014, ss. 45-56.
  Żuradzki Tomasz, 2014, Preimplantation genetic diagnosis and rational choice under risk and uncertainty "Journal of Medical Ethics" 40 (2014), ss. 774-8
  Żuradzki Tomasz, 2014, Moral uncertainty in bioethical argumentation: a new understanding of the pro-life view on early human embryos, Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 35, no. 6, ss. 441-457.