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Faculty of Philosophy


Casimir Lewy's published papers are available here to view and download in PDF format.

Published Papers:

Some Remarks on Analysis.
Discussion and criticism a paper given by Austin Duncan-Jones at the joint session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association on philosophical analysis.
Analysis 5, No.1 (1937), pp.1-5 .

A Note on Empirical Propositions.
Discussion of Bertrand Russell's views on empirical propositions
Analysis 5, No.3/4 (1938), pp.51-5.

On the "Justification" of Induction.
Discussion of the problem of induction with reference to Russell's Problems of Philosophy
Analysis, 6, No. 5/6 (1939), pp. 87-90.

Some Notes on Assertion.
Criticism of 'Metaphysics and Verification' by John Wisdom (Mind, 1938).
Analysis 7 (1939), pp. 20-4.

Logical Necessity
Discussion of synthetic a priori truths.
Philosophical Review, 49, No. 1 (1940), pp. 62-68.

Is the Notion of Disembodied Existence Self-Contradictory?
Argues that it is self-contradictory to say that humans can exist without bodies after death.
Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 43 (1943): 59-78.

On the Relation of Some Empirical Propositions to their Evidence.
Mind 53, No. 212 (1944), pp. 289-313.

Entailment and Empirical Propositions.
Mind 55, No. 217 (1946), pp. 74-78.

The Terminology of Sense Data.
Mind 55, No. 218 (1946), pp. 166-169.

Equivalence and Identity.
Discussion of whether logically equivalent propositions are identical.
Mind 55, No. 219 (1946), pp. 223-233.

Why are the Calculuses of Logic and Arithmetic Applicable to Reality?
Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, Suppl. Vol., 20 Logic and Reality (1946), pp. 20-60.

Truth and Significance.
Discussion of Quine's paradox.
Analysis, Vol. 8, No. 2 (Dec., 1947), pp. 24-27.

The Notion of Infinity
Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society Suppl. Vol., 27, (1953), pp. 21-68.

Entailment Part 1
Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, Suppl. Vol. 32, (1958), pp. 123-172.

Entailment and Propositional Identity
Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, 64, (1963 - 1964), pp. 107-122.

A Note on the Text of the Tractatus
Mind, 76, No. 303 ( 1967), pp. 416-423.

Mind under G. E. Moore (1921-1947)
Mind, 85, No. 337 (1976), pp. 37-46                   

Book reviews and critical notices:

Critical Notice of Arthur Pap: The a priori in Physical Theory
Mind Vol. 56 (1947), pp. 271-5

Critical Notice of Rudolf Carnap: Meaning and Necessity
Mind Vol. 58 (1949), pp. 228-38

Book Review of George Boole: The Mathematical Analysis of Logic
Mind, Vol. 58, (1949), p. 258