Scholarship

Select Articles/Book Chapters

“Christian Philosophy and Disability Advocacy,” forthcoming in Christian Philosophy, ed. by J. Aaron Simmons (PDF)

“Public Policy and the Institutional Evil of Special Education,” The Palgrave Handbook on Philosophy and Public Policy, ed. by David Boonin (Palgrave MacMillan: 2018): 249-262. (PDF)

“Toward an Account of Lamenting Well,” forthcoming in Reaching for God: New Theological Essays on Prayer, ed. by Oliver D. Crisp, James M. Arcadi, and Jordan Wessling (PDF)

“Disability and the Theodicy of Defeat” (with Aaron Cobb), Journal of Analytic Theology 5 (2017): 100-120 (online here)

“Leeway vs. Sourcehood Approaches,” in the Routledge Companion to Free Will, ed. Meghan Griffith, Neil Levy, and Kevin Timpe (PDF)

“Introduction to Free Will and Theism” (with Dan Speak), Free Will and Theism: Connections, Contingencies, and Concerns, ed. Kevin Timpe and Dan Speak (PDF)

“God’s Freedom, God’s Character,”  in Free Will and Theism: Connections, Contingencies, and Concerns, ed. Kevin Timpe and Dan Speak (PDF)

“Free Will and Naturalism: How to be a Libertarian and a Naturalist Too” (with Jon Jacobs), The Blackwell Companion to Naturalism, ed. by Kelly James Clark (PDF)

“Freedom and the Incarnation” (with Timothy Pawl), Philosophy Compass 11.11 (2016) (PDF)

“Executive Function, Disability, and Agency,” Res Philosophica, special issue on “Philosophy of Disability,” 93.4 (forthcoming in 2016) (PDF)

“An Argument for Limbo,” Journal of Ethics 19 (2015): 277–292 (PDF)

“Free Will and the Stages of Theological Anthropology” (with Audra Jenson), in Ashgate Research Companion to Theological Anthropology, ed. by Joshua Farris and Charles Taliaferro (PDF)

“The Best Thing in Life is Free: The Compatibility of Divine Freedom and God’s Essential Moral Perfection” in Free Will and Classical Theism: The Significance of Freedom in Perfect Being Theology, ed. Hugh McCann (PDF)

“Cooperative Grace, Cooperative Agency,” European Journal for Philosophy of Religion 7.3 (2015): 225-247 (PDF)

“On Analytic Theology,” Scientia et Fides 3.2 (2015:1-13) (PDF)

“‘This is Water’ and Religious Self-deception,” in Gesturing Towards Reality: David Foster Wallace and Philosophy, ed. by Robert Bolger and Scott Korb (Continuum, 2014): 53-69 (PDF)

“Trust, Silence, and Liturgical Acts,” in Skeptical Theism: New Essays, ed. by Trent Dougherty and Justin McBrayer (OUP, 2014): 264-275 (PDF)

“Envy and Its Discontents” (with Timothy Perrine) in Virtues and Their Vices, ed. by Kevin Timpe and Craig Boyd (OUP, 2014) (PDF)

“Heavenly Freedom: A Reply to Cowan” (with Tim Pawl), Faith and Philosophy 30.2 (2013): 188-197. (PDF)

“The Arbitrariness of the Primal Sin,” in Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Religion, volume 5, ed. Jonathan Kvanvig (Oxford University Press, 2013) (PDF)

“An Introduction to Neo-Classical Theism,” in Models of God and Other Ultimate Realities, ed. by Jeanine Diller and Asa Kasher (Springer, 2013) (PDF)

“An Analogical Approach to Divine Freedom,” Proceedings of the Irish Philosophical Society (2012) (PDF)

“Tracing and the Epistemic Condition on Moral Responsibility,” Modern Schoolman (2011) (PDF)

“Free Will,” in The Continuum Companion to Metaphysics, ed. by Neil A. Manson and Bob Barnard (Continuum, 2011). (PDF)

“Demotivating Semicompatibilism,” Ideas y Valores 141 (2009): 5-20. (PDF)

“Incompatibilism, Sin, and Free Will in Heaven” (with Tim Pawl), Faith and Philosophy 26.4 (2009): 398-419. (PDF)

“Causal History Matters, but not for Individuation,” Canadian Journal of Philosophy 39.1 (2009): 77-91. (PDF)

“Truthmaking and Divine Eternity,” Religious Studies 43.3 (2007): 299-315. (PDF)

“Grace and Controlling what We Do Not Cause,” Faith and Philosophy 24.3 (2007): 284-299. (PDF)

“Source Incompatibilism and its Alternatives,” American Philosophical Quarterly 44.2 (2007): 143-155. (PDF)

“Moral Character,” Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2007). (online here)

“The Dialectic Role of the Flickers of Freedom,” Philosophical Studies 131.2 (2006): 337-368. (PDF)

“A Critique of Frankfurt-Libertarianism,” Philosophia 34.2 (2006): 189-202. (PDF)

“Free Will,” Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2006). (online here)

“Prayers for the Past,” Religious Studies 41.3 (2005): 305-322. (PDF)

Select Book Reviews

Review of Guillaume Bignon, Excusing Sinners and Blaming God: A Calvinist Assessment of Determinism, Moral Responsibility, and Divine Involvement in Evil In Faith and Philosophy 35.3 (2018): 373-379. (PDF)

Review of Noell Birondo and Stewart Braun, eds., Virtues Reasons (with Kaitlyn Eekhoff), in Philosophy in Review 38.1 (2018): 4-7. (PDF)

Review of Manuel Vargas’s Building Better Beings, in Ethics 124.4 (2014): 926-931. (PDF)

Review of Meghan Griffith’s Free Will: the basics, in Philosophy in Review 33.5 (2013): 378-80. (PDF)

Review of Stewart Goetz”s Freedom, Teleology, and Evil, in European Journal for Philosophy of Religion. (PDF)

Review of Michael Zimmerman’s Living with Uncertainty: The Moral Significance of Ignorance, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews. Review of Michael Rea, ed., Analytic Theology: New Essays in the Philosophy of Theology, in Religious Studies 46 (2010): 16-23. (online here)

Review of Fischer, Kane, Pereboom, and Vargas’s Four Views on Free Will, in Social Theory and Practice 35.2 (2009): 319-326. (PDF)

Select Work in Progress

“Disability & Social Structures Conference” (Poster)

“Agency and Disability” (PDF)

“Well-being, Agency, & Disability” (online here)

“Disability, Virtue, and Happiness” (PDF)

“Defiant Afterlife—Disability and Uniting Ourselves to God” (PDF)