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Zixia Zhang Lecturer

Research Interests: 
Analytic Philosophy
Bio: 

Educational Background

PhD in Philosophy, Zhejiang University (2016)

MA in Philosophy, Zhejiang Normal University (2013)

BA in Law, Central South University (2006)

 

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Zhejiang University (2016-2018)

Visiting Researcher, Utrecht University (2015-2016)

 

Journal Articles

  1. “Hyman’s Theory on the Nature of Knowledge and Its Troubles,” Studies in Dialectics of Nature, forthcoming.
  2. “On Greene’s Arguments for Utilitarianism,” Ethics and Public Affairs, forthcoming.
  3. “On the Debate between Experimental and Traditional Philosophy,” Zhejiang Social Science, 2018(10).
  4. “A Variety of Evolutionary Ethics,” Studies in Dialectics of Nature, 2017(10).
  5. “Is There Moral Alief?” Zhejiang Social Science, 2016(12).
  6. “Evolutionary Debunking Arguments and Their Central Challenge,” Morality and Civilization, 2016(5).
  7. “Punishment, Norms, Cooperation: A Solution to the Puzzle of Human Cooperation in the Holocene World,” Philosophical Researches, 2016(4).
  8. “On the Conflict between Self-Knowledge and Content Externalism,” Zhejiang Social Science, 2015(10).
  9. “Millikan’s Biosemantics and a Version of Content Externalism,” Zhejiang Social Science, 2014(10).
  10. “Philosophical Meditations on Language and Existence,” Zhejiang Social Science, 2013(1).

 

Translated Works (from English to Chinese)

  1. E. Sober and D.S. Wilson, Unto Others: The Evolution and Psychology of Unselfish Behavior, Zhejiang University Press (forthcoming).

 

Presentations

  1. “The Extended View Debunked,” Globality and Locality: International Conference on Philosophical Investigations of Science, Technology and Society, Nanjing University, Dec. 2018.
  2. “Digital Creatures, Avatar Machines, and the Value of Virtual Lives,” The First Science and Philosophy Workshop for Young Scholars, Nanjing Normal University, Dec. 2018.
  3. “On ‘The Turing Triage Test’,” The 15th “Mind and Machine” Workshop & The 3rd “Frontiers of Philosophy of Mind” Forum, Sanya University, Nov. 2018.
  4. “On the Individuality of Cultural Variants,” The 8th Conference on Philosophy of Biology, Shanxi University, Oct. 2018.
  5. To What Extent does an Extended Mind Extend?” Science and Philosophy Workshop for Young Scholars, Sun Yat-sen University, Sep. 2018.
  6. “On the Debate between Experimental and Traditional Philosophy,” The 1st Experimental Philosophy Workshop, Southeast University, Oct. 2017.
  7. Knowledge: Belief or Ability?” The 3rd Conference on Epistemology, Zhejiang Normal University, Oct. 2016.

 

Awards

Summer School Award (for the mainland Chinese member submitting the best script), Philosophy Summer School in China, 2016 Session (Philosophy of Action)