In a few cases, light emendations to the pre-publication proofs are not reflected here. For a complete list of publications, see my CV.

Free Will

"Free Will and Metaphysics," in David Palmer, ed., in Libertarian Free Will (ed. D. Palmer, Oxford), 2014, forthcoming

"Indeterminism and Free Agency: Three Recent Views" Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 1993

"Alternative Possibilities and Responsibility" Southern Journal of Philosophy 1993
"Thomas Reid on Free Agency"   Journal of the History of Philosophy 1994

"Agent Causation" Agents, Causes, and Events (ed. T. O'Connor, Oxford) 1995
"Why Agent Causation?" Philosophical Topics 1996
"Free Will"   Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy 2002 (rev. 2005) 

"Freedom With a Human Face" Midwest Studies in Philosophy 2005 

"Reasons Explanation And Agent Control: In Search Of An Integrated Account" (with John Ross Churchill), Philosophical Topics, 2006

"Is It All Just a Matter of Luck?" Philosophical Explorations, 2007 

"Agent-Causal Power," in Dispositions and Causes (ed. Toby Handfield,, Oxford) 2008.

“Conscious Willing and the Emerging Sciences of Brain and Behavior” in Downward Causation and the Neurobiology of Free Will (ed. Murphy, Ellis, and O'Connor, Springer 2009)

“Agent Causal Theories,” in Oxford Handbook of Free Will, 2nd Rev. Ed. (ed. R. Kane, Oxford), 2011

"Agent Causation in a Neo-Aristotelian Metaphysics” (with Jon Jacobs), in Mental Causation and Ontology (ed. R.D. Ingthorsson and Sophie Gibb, Oxford) 2012


"Emergent Properties" American Philosophical Quarterly 1994

"Causality, Mind, and Free Will"   Philosophical Perspectives 2000

"Emergent Properties"  (with Hong Yu Wong) Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy 2002

"Emergent Individuals"  (with Jon Jacobs), Philosophical Quarterly 2003

"Groundwork for an Emergentist Account of the Mental" Progress in Complexity, Information, and Design 2003

"The Metaphysics of Emergence" (with Hong Yu Wong), Nous 2005

"Nonreductive Physicalism or Emergent Dualism? The Argument from Mental Causation" (with John Ross Churchill), in The Waning of Materialism: New Essays (eds. George Bealer and Robert Koons, Oxford) 2010

“Emergent Individuals and the Resurrection” (with Jon Jacobs), European Journal For Philosophy of Religion 2010

"Emergence and the Metaphysics of Group Cognition” (with Georg Theiner), in Emergence in Science and Philosophy (ed. A. Corradini & T. O'Connor, Routledge), 2010

Philosophical Theology

"Scotus On the Existence of a First Efficient Cause"   International Journal for the Philosophy of Religion 1993

"From First Efficient Cause to God: Scotus on the Identification Stage of the Cosmological Argument" in John Duns Scotus: Metaphysics and Ethics (ed. L. Honnefelder, R. Wood, and M. Dreyer, E.J. Brill) 1995

"Simplicity and Creation"   Faith and Philosophy 1999

"And This All Men Call God" Faith and Philosophy 2004

"Theism and the Scope of Contingency," Oxford Studies in the Philosophy of Religion, 2008

"Theodicies and Human Nature: Dostoevsky on the Saint as Witness," in Metaphysics and God (ed. Kevin Timpe, Routledge), 2009

“The Argument from Consciousness Revisited” (with Kevin Kimble), Oxford Studies in the Philosophy of Religion 2011


"Well-Tuned Trust as an Intellectual Virtue" (with Laura France Callahan), in Religious Faith and Intellectual Virtue (eds. Laura Frances Callahan and Timothy O’Connor, Oxford), 2014, forthcoming

"An Evolutionary Argument Against Naturalism?" Canadian Journal of Philosophy 1995

"A House Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand: Plantinga on the Self-Defeat of Evolutionary Naturalism" in Naturalism Defeated? Essays on Plantinga's Evolutionary Argument Against Naturalism (J. Beilby, ed., Cornell) 2001

Online Reviews at Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews

Ted Sider, Writing the Book of the World

George Molnar, Powers