Dr. Ronald Endicott * Dept of Philosophy & Religious Studies * Withers Hall 455 * NC State University *


Campus Box 8103
NC State University,
Raleigh, NC 27695

Curriculum Vitae

Philosophy Program

Cognitive Science Program

Logic & Cog Sci Lecture Series

PHI 205 Intro to Philosophy
PHI 332 Phil Psychology (Fall)
PHI/PSY 425/525 Intro to Cognitive Science (Spring)


Things Endicott

I teach philosophy and cognitive science and I also direct the Cognitive Science Program at NC State. My main areas of research are in the philosophy of mind, philosophy of science, and foundations of cognitive science.

Some recent Publications:

Developing the Explanatory Dimensions of Part-Whole Realization, Philosophical Studies, vol.173 no.12 (2016): 3347-3368, published online, 30 March, 2016, DOI 1007/s11098-016-0674-7. [pdf]

Functionalism, Superduperfunctionalism, and Physicalism: Lessons from Supervenience, Synthese, vol. 193, no.7 (2016): 2205-2235, published online, 6 August, 2015, DOI 10.1007/s11229-015-0839-5. [pdf]

Resolving Arguments by Different Conceptual Traditions of Realization, Philosophical Studies, 159, no.1 (2012): 41-59. [pdf]

Flat Versus Dimensioned: the What and the How of Functional Realization, Journal of Philosophical Research, 36 (2011), 191-208. [pdf]

Realization, Reductios, and Category Inclusion, Journal of Philosophy 107, no. 4 (2010): 213-219. [pdf]

Reinforcing the Three ‘R’s: Reduction, Reception, and Replacement, in M. Schouten and H. Looren de Jong, eds., The Matter of the Mind: Philosophical Essays on Psychology, Neuroscience, and Reduction. UK: Blackwell, 2007, 146-171. [pdf]

Nomic-Role Nonreductionism: Identifying Properties by Total Nomic Roles, Philosophical Topics 35 (2007): 217-240 [pdf]

Some Older Publications