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Researcher: Wood, G (Dr Graham Wood)

Research Fields

Philosophy of Religion
Philosophical Psychology (incl. Moral Psychology and Philosophy of Action)
Metaphysics
Epistemology
Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
History and Philosophy of Science (incl. Non-historical Philosophy of Science)
Higher Education
Environmental Philosophy
Philosophy of Mind (excl. Cognition)
Philosophy of Cognition
Psychology of Religion
Physical Sciences
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Ethical Theory

Research Impact

Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Education and Training Systems
Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences

Career Best Publications

Detecting Design: fast and frugal or all things considered?; Sophia
Fine-tuning 'Analogies' and The Law of Small Probability; Philo
Generalizing a model beyond the inherence heuristic and applying it to beliefs about objective value; Behavioral and Brain Sciences
The Rationality of Heuristic Religious Belief; A New Science of Religion

Research Publications

Attributing Agency: Fast and Frugal or All Things Considered?; Scientific Approaches to the Philosophy of Religion
Cognitive science and religious belief; Philosophy Compass
Detecting Design: fast and frugal or all things considered?; Sophia
Fine-tuning 'Analogies' and The Law of Small Probability; Philo
Four impediments to embedding education for sustainability in higher education; Australian Journal of Environmental Education
Fraser Watts (ed.), Creation: Law and Probability
Generalizing a model beyond the inherence heuristic and applying it to beliefs about objective value; Behavioral and Brain Sciences
The fine-tuning argument: the 'design inference' version; Religious Studies
The fine-tuning of the universe, a philosophical analysis
The Pulp Mill, Bleached Kraft Paper and Sustainable Development: an Ethical Analysis of Necessities Versus Luxuries; Pulp Friction in Tasmania: A review of the environmental assessment of Gunns' proposed pulp mill
The Rationality of Heuristic Religious Belief; A New Science of Religion
Understanding ‘person’ talk: when is it appropriate to think in terms of persons?; The Roots of religion: Exploring the Cognitive Science of Religion

Research Projects

Rival Systems of Reasoning: Dennett's Intentional Stance and the Cognitive Science of Religion; John Templeton Foundation (JTF)

Research Candidate Supervision

Situating the Phenomenal