Shaun B Nichols

  • 4343 Citations
  • 34 h-Index
1991 …2020

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2020

Rational learners and metaethics: Universalism, relativism, and evidence from consensus

Ayars, A. & Nichols, S., Feb 1 2020, In : Mind and Language. 35, 1, p. 67-89 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Teleological Essentialism: Generalized

Rose, D. & Nichols, S., Mar 1 2020, In : Cognitive science. 44, 3, p. e12818

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Agent-Regret and Accidental Agency

Kamtekar, R. & Nichols, S., Sep 1 2019, In : Midwest Studies In Philosophy. 43, 1, p. 181-202 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Expansive interdisciplinarity and the moral self

Gomez-Lavin, J., Prinz, J., Strohminger, N. & Nichols, S., Jan 1 2019, Self, Motivation, and Virtue: Innovative Interdisciplinary Research. Taylor and Francis, p. 25-42 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Generating explanatory gaps

Fiala, B. & Nichols, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Consciousness Studies. 26, 9-10, p. 71-82 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self-conscious emotions without a self

Chadha, M. & Nichols, S., Sep 2019, In : Philosophers Imprint. 19, 38

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teleological Essentialism

Rose, D. & Nichols, S. B., Apr 1 2019, In : Cognitive Science. 43, 4, e12725.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Death and the Self

Nichols, S. B., Strohminger, N., Rai, A. & Garfield, J., May 1 2018, In : Cognitive Science. 42, p. 314-332 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

From punishment to universalism

Rose, D. & Nichols, S. B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Mind and Language.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Introduction

Lombrozo, T., Knobe, J. & Nichols, S. B., Jan 1 2018, Oxford Studies in Experimental Philosophy, Volume 2. Oxford University Press, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

Moral learning

Nichols, S. B., Jan 1 2018, The Routledge Handbook of Moral Epistemology. Taylor and Francis, p. 124-138 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Oxford studies in experimental philosophy, volume 2

Lombrozo, T., Knobe, J. & Nichols, S. B., Jan 1 2018, Oxford University Press. 315 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Skepticism and the acquisition of “knowledge”

Nichols, S. B. & Pinillos, N. Á., Sep 1 2018, In : Mind and Language. 33, 4, p. 397-414 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Unspoken Rules: Resolving Underdetermination With Closure Principles

Nichols, S. & Gaus, J., Nov 2018, In : Cognitive science. 42, 8, p. 2735-2756 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Bayesian Occam's Razor Is a Razor of the People

Blanchard, T., Lombrozo, T. & Nichols, S. B., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Cognitive Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Bayesian Psychology and Human Rationality

Nichols, S. & Samuels, R., Jan 1 2017, Rationality: Constraints and Contexts. Elsevier Inc., p. 17-35 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Memory and personal identity

Nichols, S. B., Jun 27 2017, The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Memory. Taylor and Francis, p. 169-179 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

MORAL LEARNING in the OPEN SOCIETY: The THEORY and PRACTICE of NATURAL LIBERTY

Gaus, G. F. & Nichols, S. B., 2017, In : Social Philosophy and Policy. 34, 1, p. 79-101 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Scopus citations
2016

Ambiguous Reference

Nichols, S. B., Pinillos, N. Á. & Mallon, R., Jan 1 2016, In : Mind. 125, 497, p. 145-175 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Scopus citations

Diachronic identity and the moral self

Prinz, J. J. & Nichols, S. B., Jan 1 2016, The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of the Social Mind. Taylor and Francis, p. 449-464 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Scopus citations

Moral empiricism and the bias for act-based rules

Ayars, A. & Nichols, S. B., Jan 27 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Cognition.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Rational Learners and Moral Rules

Nichols, S. B., Kumar, S., Lopez, T., Ayars, A. & Chan, H. Y., Nov 1 2016, In : Mind and Language. 31, 5, p. 530-554 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Replies to Kane, McCormick, and Vargas

Nichols, S. B., Jul 12 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Philosophical Studies. p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The zero point and I

Horgan, T. E. & Nichols, S. B., Jan 1 2016, Pre-Reflective Consciousness: Sartre and Contemporary Philosophy of Mind. Taylor and Francis, p. 143-175 33 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations
2015

A learning model for essentialist concepts

Oved, I., Nichols, S. B. & Barner, D., Dec 2 2015, 5th Joint International Conference on Development and Learning and Epigenetic Robotics, ICDL-EpiRob 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 92-97 6 p. 7346121

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ego, Egoism and the Impact of Religion on Ethical Experience: What a Paradoxical Consequence of Buddhist Culture Tells Us About Moral Psychology

Garfield, J. L., Nichols, S., Rai, A. K. & Strohminger, N., Dec 1 2015, In : Journal of Ethics. 19, 3-4, p. 293-304 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Neurodegeneration and identity

Strohminger, N. & Nichols, S. B., 2015, In : Psychological science : a journal of the American Psychological Society / APS. 26, 9, p. 1469-1479 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations

Neuroscientific Prediction and the Intrusion of Intuitive Metaphysics

Rose, D., Buckwalter, W. & Nichols, S. B., 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Cognitive Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

The essence of mentalistic agents

Nichols, S. B., Sep 21 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Synthese.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2014

Experimental Philosophy

Knobe, J. & Nichols, S. B., Jan 16 2014, Oxford University Press. 388 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

153 Scopus citations

Process debunking and ethics

Nichols, S., Jul 2014, In : Ethics. 124, 4, p. 727-749 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

The essential moral self

Strohminger, N. & Nichols, S., Apr 1 2014, In : Cognition. 131, 1, p. 159-171 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

170 Scopus citations

The Folk Psychology of Consciousness

Arico, A., Fiala, B., Goldberg, R. F. & Nichols, S. B., Jan 16 2014, Experimental Philosophy. Oxford University Press, Vol. 2.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2013

FOLK retributivism and the communication confound

Nadelhoffer, T., Heshmati, S., Kaplan, D. & Nichols, S., Jul 1 2013, In : Economics and Philosophy. 29, 2, p. 235-261 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

If Folk Intuitions Vary, Then What?

Machery, E., Mallon, R., Nichols, S. & Stich, S. P., May 1 2013, In : Philosophy and Phenomenological Research. 86, 3, p. 618-635 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Normativity and epistemic intuitions

Weinberg, J. M., Nichols, S. & Stich, S., Jan 1 2013, Biological and Cultural Bases of Human Inference. Taylor and Francis, p. 191-222 32 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Selfless giving

Bartels, D. M., Kvaran, T. & Nichols, S., Nov 1 2013, In : Cognition. 129, 2, p. 392-403 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

The effect of analytic and experiential modes of thought on moral judgment

Kvaran, T., Nichols, S. & Sanfey, A., 2013, Progress in Brain Research. Elsevier B.V., p. 187-196 10 p. (Progress in Brain Research; vol. 202).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

7 Scopus citations

The Lesson of Bypassing

Rose, D. & Nichols, S., Dec 1 2013, In : Review of Philosophy and Psychology. 4, 4, p. 599-619 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Thinking things and feeling things: On an alleged discontinuity in folk metaphysics of mind

Phelan, M., Arico, A. & Nichols, S., Dec 1 2013, In : Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences. 12, 4, p. 703-725 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2012

Broad-Minded: Sociality and the Cognitive Science of Morality

Doris, J. M. & Nichols, S., May 1 2012, The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Cognitive Science. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

8 Scopus citations

Experimental philosophy

Knobe, J., Buckwalter, W., Nichols, S., Robbins, P., Sarkissian, H. & Sommers, T., Jan 1 2012, In : Annual Review of Psychology. 63, p. 81-99 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

57 Scopus citations

Free Will and the Bounds of the Self

Knobe, J. & Nichols, S., Sep 18 2012, The Oxford Handbook of Free Will: Second Edition. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Meta-Skepticism: Meditations in Ethno-Epistemology

Nichols, S., Stich, S. & Weinberg, J. M., Sep 20 2012, Collected Papers, Volume 2: Knowledge, Rationality, and Morality, 1978-2010. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Normativity and Epistemic Intuitions

Weinberg, J. M., Nichols, S. & Stich, S., Sep 20 2012, Collected Papers, Volume 2: Knowledge, Rationality, and Morality, 1978-2010. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

On the Psychological Origins of Dualism: Dual-Process Cognition and the Explanatory Gap *

Fiala, B., Arico, A. & Nichols, S., Jan 19 2012, Creating Consilience: Integrating the Sciences and the Humanities. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Scopus citations
2011

Against Arguments from Reference

Mallon, R., Machery, E., Nichols, S. B. & Stich, S., Sep 22 2011, Collected Papers: Mind and Language, 1972-2010. Oxford University Press, Vol. 1.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Awareness of unawareness: Folk psychology and introspective transparency

Kozuch, B. & Nichols, S., Nov 23 2011, In : Journal of Consciousness Studies. 18, 11-12, p. 135-160 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Dual processes and moral rules

Mallon, R. & Nichols, S., Jul 1 2011, In : Emotion Review. 3, 3, p. 284-285 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

12 Scopus citations

Experimental philosophy: Surveys alone won't fly - Response

Nichols, S., Jun 10 2011, In : Science. 332, 6035, p. 1262-1263 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations