Philosophical research


Forthcoming.  Derivative freedom, heavenly freedom and the value of free choice. Religious Studies.
Forthcoming.  When is an alternative possibility robust? European Journal of Philosophy.
2018.  Some problems of heavenly freedom. TheoLogica 2 (2). [open access] (doi; journal page, w/PDF.)
2017.  Robustness and up-to-us-ness. Disputatio 9 (44): 35-57. [open access] (journal page, w/PDF.)
2016.  Possibilities for divine freedom. Roczniki Filozoficzne 64 (4): 93-122. [open access] (doi; journal page, w/PDF.)
2015.  Abilities to do otherwise. Philosophical Studies 172 (11): 3017-3035. (doi; Philosophical Studies page; Postprint PDF.)
2015.  Powers opposed and intrinsic finks. The Philosophical Quarterly 65 (260): 372-380. (doi; Phil Quarterly page).
2015.  Grace and free will: quiescence and control. Journal of Analytic Theology 3: 89-108. [open access] (doi; JAT page, w/PDF).
2014.  Vihvelin and Fischer on ‘pre-decisional’ intervention. Philosophia 42 (4): 987-997. (doi; journal page; Postprint PDF).



2016.  Review of Fischer’s Deep Control. Faith and Philosophy. (doi; F&P page; Postprint PDF)
2013.  Review of Huoranszki’s Freedom of the Will.  Disputatio V (37): 368-374. [open access] (PDF)


Manuscripts, blog posts and other items

2018. ‘Does relational theology lead to veganism?’ (Guest blog post on the Sarx UK website)
2013.  An annotated bibliography of Frankfurt-style-cases (ZIP of a Citavi project, 14 Mb). Details in this blog post.
2011 (unpublished).  Hick’s doctrine of ineffability (2011 (unpublished), 12pp, manuscript)

Tools for productive studying and writing (Last update: Oct 2013)

Topics I’m currently working on:

  • Free will and personhood
  • The (in)compatibility of free will and a settled future
  • The ontology of responsibility
  • The robustness of alternative possibilities
  • The might-argument against Molinism
  • Free will and carnism