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Magnani Lorenzo

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Professore ordinario
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I semestre Mercoledi, ore 16.30, II semestre, Mercoledì, ore 10:30. Si prega di prendere appuntamento per email: lmagnani@unipv.it , o per telefono 0383-371067 (oppure 340-2888768)
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Dipartimento:
Dipartimento di Studi Umanistici - Sez. di Filosofia

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Curriculum

Temi di ricerca

 

 

Area of Specialization: Philosophy of Science/Logic/Philosophy of Cognitive Science.

Areas of Competence: Epistemology; Ethics and Science, Technology, and Human Values; Abductive Reasoning; Critical Thinking; Non-standard Logics; Philosophy of Medicine; History and Philosophy of Geometry; Violence, Morality and Religion.

Progetti di ricerca

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM COORDINATION

Coordination of the activities related to the Agreement for Direct Cooperation between the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia by and on behalf of the Georgia Institute of Technology (USA) and the University of Pavia (Italy) (Research and education in philosophy, philosophy of science and technology, and in the whole area of cognitive sciences), Funds MIUR Internazionalizzazione, 2000 – 2004.

Coordination of the activities related to the Agreement between University of Pavia and The City University of New York/Baruch College (in the framework of the pre-existing CUNY-ITALY Exchange) (Research and education in philosophy, philosophy of science and technology) 2003 – 2004.

Coordination of an International research with the Department of Philosophy of the Zhongshan University, Guangzhou, P.R. China and the Department of Philosophy of the Central University for Nationalities, Bejing, P.R. China ((Research and education in philosophy, philosophy of science and technology, and in the whole area of cognitive sciences), Funds Fondazione FONDAZIONE CARIPLO, 2004- current.

GRANTS AND RESEARCH GROUPS:

Post-Laurea Fellowship, University of Pavia, 1978-1980.

Local Funds (University of Pavia, 60% and FAR):

COORDINATOR:

Criteria and methods for truth in science and philosophy, 1989-1991.

Argumentation and knowledge in science and philosophy, 1991-1993.

The language of philosophy and the representation of the world, 1991-1993.

Epistemology, logic, cognitive science: new problems and perspectives, 1992-1994.

Perspectives on constructive reasoning in science and philosophy: interdisciplinary aspects, 1994-1995.

Language of science and language of philosophy, 1995-1997.

Constructive reasoning in art and science, 1998 - 2000.

Computational philosophy, cognitive sciences, moral imagination, 2001-2003.

Knowledge as a duty. Knowledge-based society and values in XXI Century, 2004-2005.

Philosophy and cognitive science, 2006-2007.

Distributed cognition in hypothetical reasoning, 2008- current.

National Funds (MIUR – COFIN/PRIN - Programmi di ricerca scientifica di interesse nazionale):

MEMBER:

National Project “Mathematics, informatics and didactic problems” (National coordinator Claudio Bernardi, Department of Mathematics, University of Rome “La Sapienza”), 1991-1995.

LOCAL DIVISION, COORDINATOR:

Epistemological and formal models of explanatory reasoning, Local Division, University of Pavia (National coordinator Claudio Pizzi, University of Siena), 1996.

LOCAL DIVISION, COORDINATOR:

Information transfer and measurement in the logic of scientific explanation, Local Division, University of Pavia (National coordinator Claudio Pizzi, University of Siena), 1998 - 2000.

LOCAL DIVISION, COORDINATOR:

Causal and functional relationships in scientific discovery, Local Division, University of Pavia (National coordinator Claudio Pizzi, University of Siena), 2000 - 2002.

LOCAL DIVISION, COORDINATOR:

Models of reasoning in scientific explanation and discovery, Local Division, University of Pavia (National coordinator Claudio Pizzi, University of Siena), 2002 - 2004.

LOCAL DIVISION, COORDINATOR:

Embodied and distributed aspects of model-based reasoning in scientific discovery, Local Division, University of Pavia (National coordinator Claudio Pizzi, University of Siena), 2004 - 2006.

LOCAL DIVISION, COORDINATOR:

Multimodal Abduction. Distributed representations and epistemic mediators in scientific discovery and explanation, Local Division, University of Pavia (National coordinator Claudio Pizzi, University of Siena), 2007 - 2009.

NATIONAL COORDINATOR:

Epistemological, Cognitive, and Formal Models of Scientific Reasoning and Discovery, 2009-2011 (fund actual duration 2011-2013).

LOCAL DIVISION, COORDINATOR:

Eco-Cognitive Abduction. Distributed Representations, Cognitive Mediators, and Social Epistemology in Scientific Discovery and Technological Innovation, Local Division, University of Pavia (National coordinator Lorenzo Magnani, University of Pavia), 2009 – 2011 (fund actual duration 2011-2013).

National Funds (FIRB - Progetti autonomamente presentati per lo svolgimento di attività di ricerca di base di alto contenuto scientifico e tecnologico anche a valenza internazionale):

LOCAL DIVISION, COORDINATOR:

The impact of contemporary epistemology and cognitive science on scientific and technological research, Local Division, University of Pavia (National coordinator Claudio Pizzi, University of Siena), 2003 - 2005.

Project “Internationalization” MIUR (Italian Ministry of University, Rome, Italy)

COORDINATOR

INTERLINK: PAVIA/ATLANTA, Università di Pavia-Georgia Tech. COGNITIVE PHILOSOPHY, EPISTEMOLOGY, AND PHILOSOPHY OF TECHNOLOGY. International Exchange Program (Faculty and Students) University of Pavia and Georgia Institute of Technology, 2001- 2004.

INTERLINK: Beyond Mind. A New Foundation for Cognitive Science: Model-Based Reasoning and Hypothesis Generation.”.International Exchange Program (Faculty) University of Pavia and USA: 1. Bowling Green State University, 2. University of Virginia, 3. Stanford University, 4. Ohio State University, CANADA, 5. British Columbia University, MEXICO; 6 Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM), Mexico City. UE: 7. University of Bath, UK; 8. Portsmouth University, UK; 9. King’s College, UK; 10. University of Ghent, BELGIUM; 11. Università di Trento ITALY; CHINA: 12. Sun Yat-sen (Zhongshan) University, Guangzhou (Canton), CINA 2006-2008 (selected and funded by the University of Pavia).

CNR Funds (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche):

COORDINATOR:

Single projects: Computational epistemology. Applying concepts and methods of artificial intelligence to the problems of philosophy of science, 1991-1992.

Explanation: the role of coherence: a) cognitive aspects of medical reasoning, b) logical and computational aspects of abductive reasoning, 1993-1995.

Coordinate project: Causality and explanation in intelligent problem solving (with University of Turin, Departments of Computer Science; University of Milan, Department of Philosophy; CNR, Institute of Psychology, Rome), 1995-1997.

Bilateral project: Modeling mechanisms of explanatory reasoning (with P. Thagard, Department of Philosophy, Waterloo University, Canada), 1995-1997.

Travel grants: Philosophical, epistemological, and computational aspects of medical problem solving (Laboratory for Computational Linguistics, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA), 1992.

Bilateral project: Modeling creative and simulative reasoning processes in science (with N. J. Nersessian, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA) 1998 - 2001.

European Union Funds:

MEMBER:

European Project AIM (Advanced Informatics in Medicine) No. A1005: GAMES-I and GAMES-II: A general architecture for medical experts systems, University of Pavia, London, Aberdeen, Bruxelles, 1990-1994.

Private Funds (Bank):

COORDINATOR:

FONDAZIONE CARIPLO, Computational Philosophy Laboratory, Personal Computers and other facilities, 1993.

FONDAZIONE CARIPLO, Computational Philosophy Laboratory, Research, 1994.

Idem, 1995.

Idem, 1996.

FONDAZIONE CARIPLO, International Conference Model-Based Reasoning in Scientific Discovery (MBR’98) 1997.

FONDAZIONE CARIPLO, International Conference Information Transfer and Measurement in the Logic of Scientific Explanation, 1998.

FONDAZIONE CARIPLO, International Cooperation with some Chinese Universities- 2001.

FONDAZIONE CARIPLO, International Conference Model-Based Reasoning in Scientific Discovery (MBR’04) 2004.

FONDAZIONE CARIPLO, International Cooperation with some Chinese Universities- 2005.

FONDAZIONE CARIPLO, International Cooperation with some Chinese Universities and publications of books in Chinese, 2005.

Other Local Funds:

COORDINATOR:

(Consiglio di Amministrazione) 1988-1999 - current.

 COORDINATOR:

(University of Pavia - Departments of Computer Science, Philosophy, Statistics, Psychology, Economy) - Progetto di Ricerca di Ateneo -: Rationality and decision in social sciences, 1998 -2000.

Pubblicazioni

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

BOOK SERIES EDITOR

Studies in Applied Philosophy, Epistemology and Rational Ethics (SAPERE)

Springer Science + Business Media LLC New York and Springer Japan KK:

BOOKS:

L. Magnani (2013), Respecting people as things, Il Melangolo, Genoa (in Italian).

L. Magnani (2012), Philosophy of Violence, Il Melangolo, Genoa, (in Italian, Italian edition of L. Magnani, Understanding Violence. The Intertwining of Morality, Religion and Violence: A Philosophical Stance, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin, 2011; Translation of T. Bertolotti).

L. Magnani (2011), Understanding Violence. The Intertwining of Morality, Religion and Violence: A Philosophical Stance, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin.

L. Magnani (2009), Abductive Cognition. The Epistemological and Eco-Cognitive Dimensions of Hypothetical Reasoning, Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg.

L. Magnani (2009), Morality in a Technological World. Knowledge as Duty, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (Paperback).

L. Magnani (2007), Morality in a Technological World. Knowledge as Duty, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

L. Magnani (2005), Knowledge as a Duty. Distributed Morality in a Technological World, Associated International Academic Publishers, Pavia, 2005 (in Italian).

L. Magnani (2001), Philosophy and Geometry. Theoretical and Historical Issues, Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht.

L. Magnani (2001), Abduction, Reason, and Science. Processes of Discovery and Explanation, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York. (Chinese edition: [] 洛伦佐·玛格纳尼 / 著;李大超任远 / 溯因、理由与科学——发现和解释的过程中国广州广东人民出版社2006. Translated by Dachao Li and Yuan Ren, Guangdong People’s Publishing House, Guangzhou, 2006).

L. Magnani and R. Gennari (1997), Logic Textbook. Classical Logic and Commonsense Logic, Guerini & Associati, Milan, 1997 (in Italian).

L. Magnani (1997), Knowledge Engineering. Introduction to Computational Philosophy, Marcos y Marcos, Milan, 1997 (in Italian).

L. Magnani (1991), Applied Epistemology, Marcos y Marcos, Milan, 1991 (in Italian).

L. Magnani (1990), Philosophy and Geometry, Guerini & Associati, Milan, 1990 (in Italian).

A. Mangiarotti, L. Bonesio, M. Luchi, and L. Magnani (1987), In Behalf of Architecture, Jaca Book, Milan, 1987 (in Italian).

L. Magnani (1978), Non Euclidean Geometries, Zanichelli, Bologna, 1978.

EDITED BOOKS:

L. Magnani and T. Bertolotti (eds.) Springer Handbook of Model-Based Science, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin (forthcoming).

L. Magnani, P. Li, and W. Park (eds.), Philosophy and Cognitive Science II, Western and Eastern Studies, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin (forthcoming).

L. Magnani (ed.) (2013), Introduction to the New Logic, Il Melangolo, Genoa (in Italian).

L. Magnani (eds.) (2013), Model-Based Reasoning in Science and Technology. Theoretical and Cognitive Issues, Series “Sapere”, Vol. 8, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin.

L. Magnani and Li Ping (eds.) (2012), Philosophy and Cognitive Science. Western and Eastern Studies, Series “Sapere”, Vol. 2, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin.

L. Magnani, W. Carnielli, C. Pizzi (eds.) (2010), Model-Based Reasoning in Science and Technology. Abduction, Logic, and Computational Discovery, Series “Studies in Computational Intelligence”, Vol. 314, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin.

S. Iwata, Y. Oshawa, S. Tsumoto, N. Zhong, Y. Shi, and L. Magnani (eds.) (2008). Communications and Discoveries from Multidisciplinary Data, Series “Studies in Computational Intelligence”, Springer, Berlin/New York.

L. Magnani and P. Li (eds.) (2007), Model-Based Reasoning in Science, Technology, and Medicine, Series “Studies in Computational Intelligence”, Vol. 64, Springer, Berlin/New York.

L. Magnani and P- Li (eds.) (2006), Philosophical Investigations from a Perspective of Cognition, Guangdong People’s Publishing House, Guangzhou, (published in Chinese: [] 洛伦佐·玛格纳尼、李平主编,《认知视野中的哲学探究》,中国广州:广东人民出版社2006). Preface by L. Magnani, pp. 1-3.

L. Magnani (2006) (ed.), Model-Based Reasoning in Science and Engineering. Cognitive Science, Epistemology, Logic, College Publications, London.

L. Magnani (ed.) (2006), Computing and Philosophy, Associated International Academic Publishers, Pavia (Proceedings of the International Conference E-CAP2004).

L. Magnani and R. Dossena (eds.) (2005), Computing, Philosophy and Cognition, College Publications, London (Proceedings of the conference E-CAP2004).

L. Magnani and N. J. Nersessian (eds.) (2002), Model-Based Reasoning. Scientific Discovery, Technological Innovation, Values, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York.

L. Magnani, N. J. Nersessian, and C. Pizzi (eds.) (2002), Logical and Computational Aspects of Model-Based Reasoning, Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht.

L. Magnani, N. J. Nersessian, and P. Thagard (eds.) (1999), Model-Based Reasoning in Scientific Discovery, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, (Chinese edition, translated and edited by Qiming Yu and Tianen Wang, China Science and Technology Press, Beijing, 2001: 《科学发现中的模型化推理》,于祺明、王天思主译,中国北京:中国科学技术出版社2001 ).

L. Magnani and R. Dossena (eds.) (2004), Felix Klein: the Erlanger Program, Pristem/Storia, Springer, Milan (in Italian).

EDITED JOURNAL ISSUES

L. Magnani (guest editor), Special Issue on “Formal representations in model-based reasoning and abduction”, Logic Journal of the IGPL, 21(6) (2013).

L. Magnani, W. Carnielli and C. Pizzi (guest editors), Special Issue on “Formal representations in model-based reasoning and abduction”, Logic Journal of the IGPL, 20(2) (2012).

L. Magnani, E. Bardone, and T. Bertolotti (guest editors), Special Issue on “Uncovering Violence as Technology-Mediated in Contemporary Societies”, International Journal of Technoethics 2(4) (2011).

L. Magnani (guest editor), Special Issue on “Model-based reasoning in science and engineering”, Foundations of Science 13(2) (2008).

L. Magnani (guest editor), Special Issue on “Tracking irrational sets. Science, technology, ethics”, Foundations of Science 13(1) (2008).

L. Magnani (guest editor), Special Issue on “Abduction, practical reasoning, and creative inferences in science”, Logic Journal of the IGPL 14(2) (2006).

L. Magnani (guest editor, with N. J. Nersessian), special issue on “Model-based reasoning: visual, analogical, simulative”, Foundations of Science 10 (2005).

L. Magnani (guest editor, with N. J. Nersessian), special issue on “Abductive reasoning in science”, Foundations of Science 9 (2004).

L. Magnani (guest editor, with N. J. Nersessian), special issue on “Scientific reasoning: model-based reasoning”, Mind and Society 5(3) (2002).

L. Magnani (guest editor, with N. J. Nersessian L. Magnani (guest editor, with N. J. Nersessian), special issue on “Commonsense and scientific reasoning”, Mind and Society 4(2) (2001).

L. Magnani (guest editor, with N. J. Nersessian and P. Thagard), special issue on “Model-based reasoning in science: learning and discovery”, Foundations of Science, 5(2) 2000.

L. Magnani (guest editor, with N. J. Nersessian and P. Thagard), special issue on “Abduction and scientific discovery”, Philosophica 61(1) 1998.

L. Magnani (guest editor, with N. J. Nersessian and P. Thagard), special issue on “Analogy and mental modeling in scientific discovery”, Philosophica 61(2) 1998.

L. Magnani (guest editor), Intelligibilità e costruzione scientifica, Angeli, Milan, 1985, pp. 161-186. L. Magnani (guest editor), Epistemo

logie dell’invenzione, Angeli, Milan, 1984, pp. 89-114.

LORENZO MAGNANI’S BOOKS REVIEWED IN INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS:

Revue de Synthèse, 2015, xxx-xxx, forthcoming. Mario Castellana, Review of the Italian edition (Filosofia della violenza, Il Melangolo, Genoa, 2012, translated by T. Bertolotti) of Understanding Violence: The Intertwining of Morality, Religion and Violence: A Philosophical Stance. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

 

Minds & Machines, 2015, 25:115–117, Jordi Vellverdú, Review of L. Magnani and P. Li (Eds.): Philosophy and Cognitive Science: Western and Eastern Studies, Springer, Berlin.

 

Mind and Society, 2013, 12:273–276, R. Tweney, Review of L. Magnani & P. Li (Eds.) Philosophy and Cognitive Science: Western & Eastern Studies, Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg.

 

Teologia, 2013, 38(2): 318-321. A. Zambarbieri, Review of the Italian edition (Filosofia della violenza, Il Melangolo, Genoa, 2012, translated by T. Bertolotti) of Understanding Violence: The Intertwining of Morality, Religion and Violence: A Philosophical Stance. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

 

Frontiere. Rivista di Filosofia e Teologia (Istituto Teologico “Santa Fara” della Facoltà Teologica Pugliese), 2013:10, 387-389. Mario Castellana, Review of the Italian edition (Filosofia della violenza, Il Melangolo, Genoa, 2012, translated by T. Bertolotti) of Understanding Violence: The Intertwining of Morality, Religion and Violence: A Philosophical Stance. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

 

Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, 2013; 16:1089–1092. Anton van Harskamp Book Review: Lorenzo Magnani, Understanding Violence. The Intertwining of Morality, Religion and Violence: A Philosophical Stance, Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg, 2011.

 

Mind and Society, 2013, 12(2):257-262. Massimo Durante, Book Review: Lorenzo Magnani, Understanding Violence. The Intertwining of Morality, Religion and Violence: A Philosophical Stance, Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg, 2011.

 

Technometrics, (Book Reviews) 54:3, 319-331, 2012. Stan Lipovetsky, Review of Understanding Violence: The Intertwining of Morality, Religion and Violence: A Philosophical Stance. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

 

Biosemiotics, 5, 2012, 439-444. Jeffrey Benjamin White, Reflections on Understanding Violence, Lorenzo Magnani: Understanding Violence: The Intertwining of Morality, Religion and Violence: A Philosophical Stance. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2011.

 

Isegoría. Revista de Filosofía Moral y Política, 46 (2012) pp. 303-306. Natalia Fernández Díaz, La violencia como objeto epistemológico y como debate inacabado, Review of Understanding Violence: The Intertwining of Morality, Religion and Violence: A Philosophical Stance. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2011 (in Spanish).

 

Minds and Machines, 22 (2012) pp. 263–269. Shelley Cameron, Review: Lorenzo Magnani: The Epistemological and Eco-Cognitive Dimensions of Hypothetical Reasoning, Springer, 2009.

 

Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, 42(1), 2011, pp. 240-244. John Woods, Recent developments in abductive logic, Essay Review of Abductive Cognition. The Epistemologic and Eco-Cognitive Dimensions of Hypothetical Reasoning. Lorenzo Magnani: Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin; 2009, p. 536, Price £135 hardback, ISBN 978-3-642-03630-9.

 

Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society: A Quarterly Journal in American Philosophy, Sami Paavola, Review of Lorenzo Magnani: Abductive Cognition: The Epistemological and Eco-Cognitive Dimensions of Hypothetical Reasoning (review),47 (2) 2011, pp. 252-256.

 

Journal of General Philosophy of Science, Sami Paavola, Lorenzo Magnani: Abductive Cognition. The Epistemological and Eco-Cognitive Dimensions of Hypothetical Reasoning, Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg, 2009, 534 pp., 160.45 €, ISBN 978-3-642-03630-9, XXX, 2011, 42, pp. 201-205.

 

Mind and Society, Paul Thagard, Review of L. Magnani: Abductive Cognition: the Epistemological and Eco-Cognitive Dimensions of Hypothetical Reasoning Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg, New York, 2009, Cognitive Systems Monographs; 9(1) 2010, pp. 111-112.

 

Versus, Riccardo Fusaroli, review of Lorenzo Magnani, Abductive Cognition. The Epistemological and Eco-Cognitive Dimensions of Hypothetical Reasoning. Berlin/Heidelberg, New York, 2009, Cognitive Systems Monographs; 2010, pp. 113-115.

 

The Reasoner, Abductive Cognition, Presentation of Lorenzo Magnani (2009). Abductive Cognition. The Epistemological and Eco-Cognitive Dimensions of Hypothetical Reasoning. Springer;  4(2) 2010, p. 23.

 

Metascience, J. Forge, Mechanics and Moral Mediation, Review of Lorenzo Magnani, Morality in a Technological World: Knowledge As Duty, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007: 18, 2009, pp. 399-403.

 

Science and Culture, Shawn Harmon, New Technologies and Moral Duties: Valuing the Person as a Means to an End Review of Lorenzo Magnani, Morality In A Technological World: Knowledge As Duty. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. 18(4), 2009, pp. 505-510. DOI: 10.1080/0950543090300272

 

Genomics, Society, and Policy, Shawn Harmon, Review of Lorenzo Magnani, Morality in a Technological World: Knowledge As Duty. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007: 4(2), 2008, pp. 70-75.

 

Mind and Machines, Bernd Carsten Stahl, Review of Lorenzo Magnani, Morality in a Technological World: Knowledge as Duty, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2007, xvi+289, £50, ISBN 978-0-521-87769-5: 19(2) 2010, pp. 297-299.

 

Journal of Value Inquiry, John Woods: Review of Lorenzo Magnani, Morality in a Technological World. Knowledge as Duty, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2007; 42(3) 2008, pp. 417-418.

 

Journal of Information, Communication & Ethics in Society, Richard Hall, Review of Lorenzo Magnani, Morality in a Technological World. Knowledge as Duty, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2007; 6(2) 2008, pp. 189-190.

 

Recensioni Filosofiche, REF, Enzo Ferrara, Review of Lorenzo Magnani, Conoscenza come dovere. Moralità distribuita in un mondo tecnologico, Associated International Academic Publishers, Pavia, 2005; 3, January 2006, http://www.recensionifilosofiche.it/crono/2006-01/magnani.htm

 

Mathesis, ; 3(1):403-404, 2006. Elena Anne Marchisotto: Review of Lorenzo Magnani. Philosophy and Geometry, Theoretical and Historical Issues, Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht, 2001

 

Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 34B(1), 2003. Roberto Torretti: Review of L. Magnani. Philosophy and Geometry: Theoretical and Historical Issues. Western Ontario Series in Philosophy of Science, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2001.

 

Philosophical Inquiry, 25 (3-4):262-266. Stavros Kiriakakis, Review of Lorenzo Magnani, Philosophy and Geometry, Theoretical and Historical Issues. Western Ontario Series in Philosophy of Science, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2001.

 

Informal Logic, Marcello Guarini. Review: Magnani’s Abduction, Reason, and Science: Processes of Discovery and Explanation, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, 2001; 23 (3).

 

Studies in Philosophy and Education, Mark Weinstein: Review of L. Magnani, Abduction, Reason and Science: Processes of Discovery and Explanation, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, 2001; 2003 and A Response to Dr. Weinstein by Lorenzo Magnani.

 

Cybernetics and Systems: An International Journal: Ephraim Nissan, Facets of Abductive Reasoning. Review of L. Magnani, Abduction, Reason and Science: Processes of Discovery and Explanation, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, 2001, 34:381-399, 2003.

 

Philosophy of Science, Cameron Shelley: Review of L. Magnani, Abduction, Reason and Science: Processes of Discovery and Explanation, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York; 70(3), July 2003.

 

Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, John Josephson and Susan Josephson, Review of Abduction, Reason and Science: Processes of Discovery and Explanation, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, 2001; 24(3), 257-260.

 

British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, Jon Williamson, College, University of London: “Abduction and its distinctions”, Review of L. Magnani, Abduction, Reason and Science: Processes of Discovery and Explanation, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, 2001; 54(2) June 2003:253-258.

 

AI Magazine, Atocha Aliseda: Review of L. Magnani, Abduction, Reason and Science: Processes of Discovery and Explanation, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, 2001; A Review, Spring, 2002:113-114.

 

Philosophy of Science, Eric Winsberg: Review di L. Magnani L. and N.J. Nersessian (eds.), Model-based Reasoning: Science, Technology, Values, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, 2002; 70(2), April 2003.

 

SWIF, Sito Web Italiano per la Filosofia University of Bari, Italy - Laboratorio di Epistemologia Informatica e Dipartimento di Scienze Filosofiche: Luciano Floridi: review of L. Magnani L., N.J. Nersessian and P. Thagard (eds.), Model-based Reasoning In Scientific Discovery, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, 1999. 23/4/2000. http://www.swif.uniba.it/lei/recensioni/crono/2000-06/magnani.htm.

ARTICLES AND REVIEWS:

2015

 

L. Magnani (2015), Naturalizing logic. Errors of reasoning vindicated: Logic reapproaches cognitive science, Journal of Applied Logic 13:13-36.

 

L. Magnani (2015), Violence and abductive cognition. Epistemology and ethics entangled, in L. Magnani, P. Li, and W. Park (eds.), Philosophy and Cognitive Science II, Western and Eastern Studies, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin (forthcoming).

 

L. Magnani (2015), Understanding visual abduction. The need of an eco-cognitive model, in L. Magnani, P. Li, and W. Park (eds.), Philosophy and Cognitive Science II, Western and Eastern Studies, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin (forthcoming).

 

S. Arfini and L. Magnani (2015), An eco-cognitive model of ignorance immunization, in L. Magnani, P. Li, and W. Park (eds.), Philosophy and Cognitive Science II, Western and Eastern Studies, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin (forthcoming).

 

L. Magnani (2015), The eco-cognitive model of abduction. Apagwgh now: Naturalizing the Logic of Abduction (Submitted to Journal of Applied Logic).

 

L. Magnani, S. Arfini, T. Bertolotti (2015), Of Habit and abduction. Preserving ignorance or attaining knowledge? (Submitted to D. West and M. Anderson (eds.) Peirce and Habits).

 

T. Bertolotti and L. Magnani (2015), Contemporary finance as a critical cognitive niche. The unpredictable effects of contrasting unpredictability (submitted to Minds and Society).

 

L. Magnani (2015), Scientific models are distributed and never abstract. A naturalistic perspective (Forthcoming in E. Ippoliti and F. Sterpetti (eds.) Model and Inferences, Heidelberg/Berlin, Springer.

 

T. Bertolotti and L. Magnani (2015), Christ, Batman and Girard. Perspectives on self-sacrifice, Journal of Religion and Violence, Forthcoming.

 

L. Magnani, S. Arfini and T. Bertolotti (2015), An argument for ignorance-based chance discovery: beyond dark events, XXI European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI2014), European Workshop on Chance Discovery and Data Synthesis, Czech Technical University, Prague, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, 18/22 August 2014.

 

2014

 

T. Bertolotti and L. Magnani (2014), An epistemological analysis of gossip and gossip-based knowledge. Synthese 191:4037-40067.

 

T. Bertolotti, L. Magnani, and E. Bardone (2014), Camouflaging truth: a biological, argumentative and epistemological outlook from biological to linguistic camouflage, Journal of Cognition and Culture 14 (65–91.

 

L. Magnani, (2014), Violence hexagon, in Jean-Yves Béziau and Katarzyna Gan-Krzywoszyńska (eds.), Handbook of the World Congress on the Square of Opposition IV, Pontifical Lateran University, Vatican, May 5-9, 2014, pp. 16-17.

 

L. Magnani (2014), Preface [Prefacio] to A. Aliseda, La Lógica como Herramienta de la Razón. Razonamiento Ampliativo en la Creatividad, la Cognición y la Inferencia, College Publication, London, pp. VII-XIII (in Spanish).

 

L. Magnani (2014), Are heuristics knowledge-enhancing? Abduction, models, and fictions in science. In E. Ippoliti (ed.), Heuristic Reasoning, Springer, Heidelberg/ Berlin, pp. 29-56.

 

T. Bertolotti and L. Magnani (2014). Reintroducing the cyborg concept to explain Internet-related safety issues. In M. Bello P., Guarini M., McShane M. & Scassellati B. (Eds.) Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 922–927). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

 

T. Bertolotti and L. Magnani (2014). Degenerative techno-cognitive niches. Unforeseen dangers of the hyper-technological paradigm. In M. Bello P., Guarini M., McShane M. & Scassellati B. (Eds.) Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 928–933). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society

 

L. Magnani and T. Bertolotti (2014). Animal abduction and the emergence of deception. In M. Bello P., Guarini M., McShane M. & Scassellati B. (Eds.) Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (p. 3345). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society;

 

L. Magnani (2014). Fallacies as distributed “military” intelligence. The manifest cognitive value of fallacies. In M. Bello P., Guarini M., McShane M. & Scassellati B. (Eds.) Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (p. 3346). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

 

L. Magnani (2014), la filosofia della violenza, Il sonno della ragione. In M. Francesconi and D. Scotto di Fasano, Saggi sulla violenza, Liguori editore, Napoli, pp. 96-116.

 

L. Magnani (2014), Natural mathematics and natural logic. In C. Cozzo and E. Ippoliti (eds.), From a Heuristic Point of View, Cambridge Scholar Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, pp. 183-198.

 

2013

 

T. Bertolotti, L. Magnani (2013) Terminator niches. In Simon Richir (ed.): Virtual Reality International Conference - Laval Virtual, VRIC 2013, Laval, France, March 20-22, Article No. 31:1-10, 2013, ACM Digital Library, New York.

T. Bertolotti, L. Magnani (2013). A philosophical and evolutionary approach to cyber-bullying: Social networks and the disruption of sub-moralities. Ethics and Information Technology, 15(4) 285– 299.

L. Magnani (2013), Foreshadowing ethical and spiritual chances. The role of moral mediators, European Journal of Science & Theology 9(1) 17-31.

L. Magnani, Scientific innovation as eco-epistemic warfare: the creative role of on-line manipulative abduction, Mind and Society, 12:49-59.

L. Magnani (2013) Understanding abduction. Inference, perception, and instinct, in L. Magnani (eds.) (2013), Model-Based Reasoning in Science and Technology. Theoretical and Cognitive Issues, Series “Sapere”, Vol. 8, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin, pp. 173-215.

L. Magnani, Is abduction ignorance-preserving? Conventions, models and fictions in science, Logic Journal of the IGPL, 21(6): 882-914.

L. Magnani, Preface to the special issue on “Formal representations in model-based reasoning and abduction, Logic Journal of the IGPL, 21(6): 879-881.

L. Magnani (2013), Thinking through drawing. Diagram constructions as epistemic mediators in geometrical discovery, The Knowledge Engineering Review 28(3):303-326.

L. Magnani (2013), Reductio ad Hitlerum, in D. Di Desare, C. Ocone, S. Regazzoni (eds.), Il nuovo realismo è un populismo, Il Melangolo, Genoa, pp. 65-79.

L. Magnani and T. Bertolotti (2013), Selecting chance curation strategies: is chance curation related to the richness of a cognitive niche? International Journal of Knowledge and Systems Science, 4(1), 62-76. Special Issue on Chance Discovery edited by A. Abe.

Magnani, L. (2013), Abducing personal data, destroying privacy. Diagnosing profiles through artifactual mediators. In: M. Hildebrandt & E. de Vries (eds.), Privacy, Due Process and the Computational Turn. Philosophers of Law Meet Philosophers of Technology. Routledge, London, pp. 63-86.

 

2012

 

L. Magnani (2012), In treno da Milano a Roma con Marco Somalvico, in F. , Amigoni e V. Schiaffonati (eds.), Marco Somalvico, Maggioli Editore, Santarcangelo di Romagna, 2012, pp. 169-171.

L. Magnani (2012), Morality and psychopathic criminals. Ethicocentrism, mental incapacity, free will, and the fear of decriminalization, Rivista Internazionale di Filosofia e Psicologia 3(1) 26-35.

E. Bardone and L. Magnani (2012), Turning down a chance: an argument from simplicity, in Y. Ohsawa and A. Abe (eds), Advances in Chance Discovery, Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg, pp. 19-31

L. Magnani (2012), Scientific models are not fictions. Model-based science as epistemic warfare, in L. Magnani and Li Ping (eds.) (2012), Philosophy and Cognitive Science. Western and Eastern Studies, Series “Sapere”, Vol. 2, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin, pp. 1-38.

L. Magnani (2012), Coalition enforcement, violence, and abductive reasoning. Morality, language, and violence [Коалиционное принуждение, насилие и абдуктивное познание (мораль, язык и насилие)] Refleksii/Reflections, 2(4): 86-101 (in Russian).

S. Luan, D. Guozhong, and L. Magnani (2012), An approximate approach to belief revision Logic Journal of the IGPL 20(2): 486-496.

L. Magnani (2012) Review of L. Albertazzi, G. J. van Tonder, and D. Vishwanath (eds): Perception Beyond Inference: The Information Content of Visual Processes, The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2011, 525 pp, $60.00, ISBN: 978-0262015028, Minds & Machines 22: 53-55.

 

2011

L. Magnani (2011), Structural and technology-mediated violence: profiling and the urgent need of new tutelary technoknowledge, International Journal of Technoethics 2(4): 1-19. Special issue on “Uncovering Violence as Technology-Mediated in Contemporary Societies”, L. Magnani, E. Bardone, and T. Bertolotti (eds.).

T. Bertolotti, E. Bardone, and L. Magnani (2011), Perverting activism: cyberactivism and its potential failures in enhancing democratic institutions, International Journal of Technoethics 2(2): 19-29.

L. Magnani (2011) External diagrammatization and iconic brain co-evolution, Semiotica 186(1/4): 213–238.

L. Magnani (2011), Mindless abduction: from animal guesses to artifactual mediators, in M. Bergman, S. Paavola, A.-V. Pietarinen and H. Rydenfelt (eds.), Ideas in Action: Proceedings of the Applying Peirce Conference, Nordic Studies in Pragmatism 1. Helsinki: Nordic Pragmatism Network, pp. 224-238 (online publication: http://www.nordprag.org/nsp/1/).

L. Magnani (2011), Is instinct rational? Are animals intelligent? An abductive account, in L. Carlson, C. Hoelscher, & T.F. Shipley (eds.), Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Cognitive Science Society, Austin, TX, pp. 150–155.

L. Magnani (2011), Hypothetical cognition and coalition enforcement. Language, morality, and violence, in L. Carlson, C. Hoelscher, & T.F. Shipley (eds.), Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Cognitive Science Society, Austin, TX, pp. 2121-2126.

Magnani, L. and Bardone, E. and Bertolotti, T. (2011), Psychopaths’ morality. ethicocentrism, free will, and the fear of decriminalization, in L. Carlson, C. Hoelscher, & T.F. Shipley (eds.), Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Cognitive Science Society, Austin, TX, pp. 1043-1048.

Bardone, E. and Magnani, L. (2011), The virtues and vices of biased rationality: an eco-cognitive account, in L. Carlson, C. Hoelscher, & T.F. Shipley (eds.), Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Cognitive Science Society, Austin, TX, pp. 1049-1054.

Magnani, L. and Bertolotti, T. (2011), Cognitive bubbles and firewalls: epistemic immunizations in human reasoning, in L. Carlson, C. Hoelscher, & T.F. Shipley (eds.), Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Cognitive Science Society, Austin, TX,, pp. 3370-3375.

L. Magnani and E. Bardone (2011), From epistemic luck to chance-seeking. The role of cognitive niche construction in: A. König et al. (Eds.), KES 2011, Part II, LNCS 6882, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin, pp. 486–494, 2011.

2010

E. Bardone and L. Magnani (2010), The appealing of gossiping fallacies and its eco-logical roots, Pragmatics & Cognition 18(2): 365-396.

L. Magnani and E. Bardone (2010), Chances, affordances, and cognitive niche construction: the plasticity of environmental situatedness, Int. J. Advanced Intelligence Paradigms 2(2/3): 235-253.

L. Magnani (2010), “Man is an external sign”. Semiosis and the disembodiment of the mind [“Человек есть внешний знак”. Семиозис и освобождение духа от его телесной оболочки], Refleksii/Reflections, 1: 27-46 (in Russian).

L. Magnani (2010) Creating ethics. The multimodal structure of moral reasons, Economy Transdisciplinarity Cognition 13(1) 48-60.

L. Magnani (2010) Building artificial mimetic minds: how hybrid humans make up distributed cognitive systems, APA Newlsetter 9(2), Spring: 38-48.

L. Magnani (2010) L’evoluzione della coscienza e del libero arbitrio. Il ruolo della conoscenza negli umani ibridi. Paradoxa 3(4): 42-61.

L. Magnani (2010) Is knowledge a duty? Yes, it is, and we also have to “respect people as things”, at least in our technological world: Response to Bernd Carsten Stahl’s Review of Morality in a Technological World: Knowledge as Duty, Minds and Machines, 20(1):161-164.

L. Magnani (2010), Material Cultures and moral mediators in human hybridization, International Journal of Technoethics, 1(1):1-19.

L. Magnani (2010), Smart abducers as violent abducers: hypothetical cognition and military intelligence, in: L. Magnani, W. Carnielli, C. Pizzi (eds.), Model-Based Reasoning in Science and Technology Abduction, Logic, and Computational Discovery, Series. Studies in Computational Intelligence, Vol. 314, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin, pp. 51-82.

L. Magnani (2010), Moral mediators in technology, in V. Guliciuc and E. Guliciuc, Philosophy of Engineering and Artifact in the Digital Age, Cambridge Scholar Press, Cambridge, pp. 31-48.

L. Magnani (2010), Moral mediators in a technological world, in: R. Feist, C. Beauvais, and R. Shukla (eds.), Technology and the Changing Face of Humanity, University of Ottawa Press, Ottawa, pp. 112-133.

L. Magnani (2010) Review of Mark Johnson. The Meaning of the Body: Aesthetics of Human Understanding, The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2008, Isis,101(1):273-274

W. Carnielli and L. Magnani (2010), Years of reasoning. In honor of the 65th birthday of Claudio Pizzi, in: L. Magnani, W. Carnielli, C. Pizzi (eds.), Model-Based Reasoning in Science and Technology Abduction, Logic, and Computational Discovery, Series. Studies in Computational Intelligence, Vol. 314, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin, pp. XI-XVI.

T. Bertolotti and L. Magnani (2010), The role of agency in the invention of supernatural beings: an abductive approach, in: L. Magnani, W. Carnielli, C. Pizzi (eds.), Model-Based Reasoning in Science and Technology Abduction, Logic, and Computational Discovery, Series “Studies in Computational Intelligence”, Vol. 314, Springer, Heidelberg/Berlin, pp. 239-262.

P. Thagard, P. Domingos, T. Lombrozo and L. Magnani (2010), Abductive Reasoning: Inferring Explanations, in S. Ohlsson and E. Catrambone (eds.) Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (p. 10), Austin, TX, Cognitive Science Society.

L. Magnani and E. Bardone (2010), Faking chance. Cognitive niche impoverishment, in: R. Setchi, I. Jordanov, R. J. Howlett and L. C. Jain et al. (eds.): KES 2010, Part III, LNAI 6278, Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg, pp. 331–338.

2009

L. Magnani (2009), Beyond mind: how brains make up artificial cognitive systems, Minds and Machines 19(4): 477-493.

L. Magnani (2009), Abducing chances in hybrid humans as decision makers, Information Sciences: an International Journal 179, 1628-1638.

L. Magnani (2009), Creative abduction and hypothesis withdrawal in science, in: J. Meheus and T. Nickles, eds., Models of Discovery and Creativity, Springer, Berlin, pp. 95-126

L. Magnani (2009) Matematica e morale in Ludovico Geymonat, in F. Minazzi (ed.), Ludovico Geymonat un maestro del Novecento, Unicopli, Milano, pp. 335-344.

L. Magnani (2009), Multimodal abduction in knowledge development, in International Workshop on Abductive and Inductive Knowledge Development, Preworkshop Proceedings, IJCAI2009 (Pasadena, CA, USA, July 12, 2009), pp. 21-26.

L. Magnani (2009), Multimodal abduction. External semiotic anchors and hybrid representations, in A. D. De Groot and G. Heymans (eds.), Proceedings of the 31th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci2009), Austin, TX, p. 1102. 

L. Magnani (2009), Semiotic brains and artificial minds, in: P. P. Chruszczewski and S. Prędota (eds.), Prace Komisji Nauk Filologicznych Oddzialu Polskiej Akademii Nauk we Wroclawiu, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw, Philology, vol. I, pp. 233-271.

L. Magnani and E. Bardone (2009), Seeking chances through interface design, The role of abduction, Proceedings of SMC 2009, IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, San Antonio, TX, Oct 11-14, 2009.

2008

L. Magnani (2008), Mimetic minds as semiotic minds. How hybrid humans make up distributed cognitive systems Journal of Mind Theory 0(2): 217-248.

L. Magnani and E. Bardone (2008), Distributing morality: externalizing ethical knowledge in technological artefacts, Foundations of Science 13(1): 99-108

L. Magnani- (2008), Foreword to Luciano Celi, La valigia di Aristotele. Concetti, prototipi, orsi bianchi & lavatrici, Aracne editrice, Roma – ISBN: 978–88–548–1982–5.

L. Magnani (2008), Distributed morality in a technological world, knowledge as duty, Buletin Ştiinţific 6(1):18-28 (Journal of the Universitatea “George Bacovia”, Bacǎu, Romania).

L. Magnani (2008), Beyond mind. How brains make up artificial cognitive systems, in C. T. A. Schmidt, Computers and Philosophy, an International Conference, Proceedings, 3-5 May 2006 Laval France, written under the aegis of and for the European Office for Aerospace Research and Development, LIUM FRE-CNRS Computer Science Laboratory, the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), IEEE France section and l’UNESCO, EOARD, London, pp. 50-67.

L. Magnani (2008), Discovering and communicating through multimodal abduction, in: Iwata, S., Oshawa, Y., Tsumoto, S., Zhong, N., Shi, Y. and Magnani, L. (eds.). Communications and Discoveries from Multidisciplinary Data, Series “Studies in Computational Intelligence”, Springer, Berlin/New York, pp. 41-63.

L. Magnani (2008), Chances, affordances, niche construction, in I. Lovrek, R. J. Howlett, and L. C. Lakhmi (eds.), Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems, 11th International Conference, KES 2007, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, September 12-14, 2007, Proceedings, Part II, Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science LNCS/LNAI 4693, pp. 917-926.

L. Magnani (2008) Foreword to Joseph Brenner, Logic in Reality, Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg, 2008, pp xi-xiii (Prefácio, Portuguese edition Lógica na realidade, tr. D. D. dos Santos Silva and V. Prada Maluf, TRIOM, São Paulo, 2013, pp. 13-15).

L. Magnani and E. Bardone (2008). Sharing representations and creating chances through cognitive niche construction. The role of affordances and abduction, in: Iwata, S., Oshawa, Y., Tsumoto, S., Zhong, N., Shi, Y. and Magnani, L. (eds.). Communications and Discoveries from Multidisciplinary Data, Series “Studies in Computational Intelligence”, Springer, Berlin/New York, pp. 3-40.

E. Bardone, L. Magnani, and D. Secchi, D. (2008), The docile hacker: open source as a way of creating knowledge, C. Schmidt (ed.), Proceedings of iC&P 2006, Le Mans University, pp. 583-596.

2007

L. Magnani (2007), Creating chances through niche construction. The role of affordances, in B. Apolloni, (ed.) Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems, 11th International Conference, KES 2007, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, September 12-14, 2007, Proceedings, Part II,  Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4693, Subseries: LNAI, pp. 917-925.

L. Magnani (2007), Logic and Abduction: cognitive externalizations in demonstrative environments, Theoria. Revista de teoría, historia y fundamentos de la ciencia 22(3) N° 60:275-284 (Forum on Atocha Aliseda’s Abductive Reasoning).

L. Magnani (2007), Abduction and chance discovery in science, International Journal of Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Engineering Systems 11(5):273-279.

E. Bardone and L. Magnani (2007), Sharing representations through cognitive niche construction, Data Science Journal 6:S87-S91.

L. Magnani (2007), Creative Multimodal Abduction. Neural Processes, External Semiotic Anchors, Hybrid Representations, in: O. Pombo and A. Gerner, Abduction and the Process of Scientific Discovery, Centro de Filosofia das Ciências da Universitade de Lisboa, Lisbon,   pp. 365-382.

L. Magnani (2007), Distributed morality and technological artifacts, in: N. Omelchenko and V. Guliciuc (eds.), Human Being in Contemporary Philosophical Conceptions, Proceedings of the 4th Conference, Volgograd, Russia,  pp. 76-92.

L. Magnani (2007), Animal abduction. From mindless organisms, to artifactual mediators, in: L. Magnani and P. Li (eds.), Model-Based Reasoning in Science, Technology, and Medicine, Series “Studies in Computational Intelligence”, Vol. 64, Springer, Berlin/New York, pp. 3-37.

L. Magnani (2007), Knowledge as a duty. The ethical significance of the interest in information and knowledge, Proceedings of the Second Asia-Pacific Computing and Philosophy Conference (AP-CAP 2005), January 7 - 9, 2005, Bangkok, Thailand: S. Hongladarom (eds.), Computing and Philosophy in Asia, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Cambridge.

L. Magnani (2007), Computational abduction. Epistemic mediators and the extra-theoretical dimension of scientific creativity, Proceedings of the Second Asia-Pacific Computing and Philosophy Conference (AP-CAP 2005), January 7 - 9, 2005, Bangkok, Thailand: S. Hongladarom (eds.), Computing and Philosophy in Asia Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Cambridge..

L. Magnani (2007), The mediating effect of material cultures as human hybridization, in: S. Hongladarom and C. Ess (eds.), Information Technology Ethics, Cultural Perspectives, Idea Group Inc. (now IGI Global), Hershey, PA, pp. 31-53.

L. Magnani (2007), Semiotic brains and artificial minds. How brains make up material cognitive systems, in: R. Gudwin and J. Queiroz, eds., Semiotics and Intelligent Systems Development, Idea Group Inc. (now IGI Global), Hershey, PA, pp. 1-41.

L. Magnani (2007), Moral mediators. How artifacts make us moral, i-lex Scienze Giuridiche, Scienze Cognitive e Intelligenza Artificiale, on-line journal, www.i-lex.it, 7:1-23.

L. Magnani and E. Belli (2007), Abduction, fallacies and rationality in agent-based reasoning, in O. Pombo and A. Gerner, Abduction and the Process of Scientific Discovery, Centro de Filosofia das Ciências da Universitade de Lisboa, Lisbon,   pp. 283-302.

S. Luan, L. Magnani, and G. Dai (2007), An algebraic approach to model-based diagnosis, in: L. Magnani and P. Li (eds.), Model-Based Reasoning in Science, Technology, and Medicine, Series “Studies in Computational Intelligence”, Vol. 64, Springer, Berlin/New York, pp. 467-496.

R. Dossena and L. Magnani (2007), Mathematics through diagrams: microscopes in non-standard and smooth analysis, in: L. Magnani and P. Li (eds.), Model-Based Reasoning in Science, Technology, and Medicine, Series “Studies in Computational Intelligence”, Vol. 64, Springer, Berlin/New York, pp.193-213.

2006

S. Luan, L. Magnani, and G. Dai (2006), Algorithms for computing minimal conflicts, Logic Journal of the IGPL 14(2): 391-406.

L. Magnani (2006), La moralidad distribuida y la tecnología. Cómo las cosa nos hacen morales, Isegoría 34: 63-78 (in Spanish).

L. Magnani (2006), The rationality of scientific discovery, Mind and Society 5(2), 213-228.

L. Magnani (2006). Multimodal abduction. External semiotic anchors and hybrid representations, Logic Journal of the IGPL 14(2): 107-136.

L. Magnani (2006) Building mimetic minds. Form the prehistoric brains to the universal machines, La Nuova Critica 47/48: 85-104.

E. Bardone and L. Magnani (2006), The Internet as a moral mediator. The quest for democracy, Triple C (http://triplec.uti.at/ a refereed web open-access journal), (special issue edited by G. Crnkovic, Proceedings of the International European Conference Computing and Philosophy (E-CAP2005).

L. Magnani (2006), Abduction and Chance. The Extra-Theoretical Dimension of Chance Discovery in Science, in: 2006 IEEE Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, October 8-11, 2006, Taipei, Taiwan, pp. 1747-1753.

L. Magnani (2006), Inferring through doing: the non demonstrative effect of external representations, in: C. Cellucci and P. Pecere (eds.), Demonstrative and Non-Demonstrative Reasoning in Mathematics and Natural Science, Edizioni dell’Università degli Studi di Cassino, pp.55-98.

L. Magnani (2006), Disembodying minds, externalizing minds, how brains make up creative scientific reasoning, in. L. Magnani, Model-Based Reasoning in Science and Engineering. Cognitive Science, Epistemology, Logic, College Publications, London, pp. 185-202.

L. Magnani (2006), Prefiguring ethical chances: the role of moral mediators, in Y. Oshawa and S. Tsumoto (eds.), Chance Discoveries in Real World Decision Making: Data-based Interaction of Human Intelligence and Artificial Intelligence, Studies in Computational Intelligence 30, Springer, Berlin, pp. 205-229.

L. Magnani (2006), Hasty generalizers and hybrid abducers, in: P. A. Flach, A. C. Kakas, L. Magnani, O. Ray (eds.), Workshop Abduction and Induction in AI and Scientific Modeling, University of Trento, Italy, pp. 1-8.

L. Magnani (2006), Mimetic minds, meaning formation through epistemic mediators and external representations, in: A. Loula, R. Gudwin, and J. Queiroz, eds., Artificial Cognition Systems, Idea Group Inc. (now IGI Global), Hershey, PA, pp. 327-357.

L. Magnani, D. Secchi, and E. Bardone (2006), Docility and “through doing” morality. An alternative framework for Ethics, Working Paper, University of Insubria, Varese (Italy): http://econpapers.repec.org/paper/insquaeco /qf0607.htm.

L. Magnani and E. Belli (2006), Agent-based abduction: being rational through fallacies, in L. Magnani (ed.) Model-Based Reasoning in Science and Engineering. Cognitive Science, Epistemology, Logic, College Publications, London, pp. 415-439.

L. Magnani, E. Bardone, and M. Bocchiola (2006), Moral mediators in HCI, in C. Gahoui (ed.), Encyclopedia of Human Computer Interaction, Idea Group Inc. (now IGI Global), Hershey, PA, pp. 407-413.

L. Magnani and E. Bardone (2006), Abduction and WEB interfaces design, in: C. Gahoui (ed.), Encyclopedia of Human Computer Interaction, Idea Group Inc. (now IGI Global), Hershey, PA, pp 1-7.

L. Magnani, Foreword to Maria Gabriella Martini, Il Contado Comasco.Un'immagine significativa del Riformismo Teresiano, Sampietro, Menaggio, 2006, p. 13.

2005

L. Magnani and R. Dossena (2005), Perceiving the infinite and the infinitesimal world: unveiling and optical diagrams and the construction of mathematical concepts, Foundations of science 10 (2005) 7-23.

L. Magnani and M. Piazza (2005), Morphodynamical abduction. Causation by attractors dynamics of explanatory hypotheses in science, Foundations of science 10 (2005) 107-132.

L. Magnani (2005), An abductive theory of scientific reasoning, Semiotica 153(1/4) (2005) 261-286.

L. Magnani (2005), Technological artifacts as moral carriers and mediators, in: Machine Ethics, Papers from AAAI Fall Symposium, AAAI Press, Technical Report FS-05-06, M. Anderson, S. Anderson, and C. Armen (eds.), AAAI Press, Menlo Park, CA, pp. 62-69.

L. Magnani (2005), Abduction and cognition in human and logical agents, in: S. Artemov, H. Barringer, A. Garcez, L. Lamb, and J. Woods (eds.), We Will Show Them: Essays in Honour of Dov Gabbay, vol. II, College Publications, London, pp. 225-258 (Chinese version in: L. Magnani and P. Li. (eds.), Philosophical Investigations from a Perspective of Cognition, Guangdong People’s Publishing House, Guangzhou, pp. 3-46 (published in Chinese: [] 洛伦佐·玛格纳尼、李平主编,《认知视野中的哲学探究》,中国广州:广东人民出版社2006, translated by R. Yuan and L. Yuyu).

L. Magnani (2005). Moral mediators. How technology makes us moral, in: L. Magnani and R. Dossena (eds.), Computing, Philosophy and Cognition, College Publications, London (Proceedings of the conference E-CAP2004), pp. 21-36.

L. Magnani (2005), Menti mimetiche. Il ruolo dei mediatori cognitivi e delle rappresentazioni esterne, in: M. Cappucci.(ed.), L’eredità di Alan Turing, Albo Versorio, Milan, pp. 175-195.

L. Magnani (2005), Withdrawing hypotheses using negation as failure, in: S.Probst, A. Erdélyi, A. Moretto, K. Chemla, Liberté et négation. Ceci n’est pas un festschrift pour Imre Toth, Archive ouverte en Sciences de l’Homme et de la Société, Centre pour la Communication Scientifique Directe, CNRS, Paris, Web Site http://halshs.ccsd.cnrs.fr/halshs-00004274.

L. Magnani (2005), Chance discovery and the disembodiment of mind in: R. Khosla, R.J. Howlett, and L.C. Jain, eds., Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems: 9th International Conference, KES 2005, Melbourne, Australia, September 14-16, 2005, Lecture Notes in Computer Science LNCS/LNAI 3681, pp. 547-553.

L. Magnani (2005), Creativity and the disembodiment of mind, P. Gervás, T. Veale, and A. Pease (eds.), IJCAI-05 Workshop on Computational Creativity, Working Notes, Nineteenth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Edinburgh, 30 July- 5 August 2005, pp. 60-67.

L. Magnani (2005), Chance discovery and the disembodiment of mind, in: R. Oehlmann, A. Abe, and Y. Ohsawa (eds.), Proceedings of the Workshop on Chance Discovery: From Data Interaction to Scenario Creation, International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML 2005), CD-ROM, pp. 53-59.

L. Magnani and E. Bardone (2005), Abduction and HCI. A cognitive model for evaluating and designing human interfaces, HCI International 2005, Las Vegas, US, 22-27 July 2005.

L. Magnani and E. Bardone (2005), Designing human interfaces. The role of Abduction in: L. Magnani and R. Dossena (eds.), Computing, Philosophy, and Cognition, College Publications, London (Proceedings of the conference E-CAP2004), pp. 131-146.

A. Gatti and L. Magnani (2005), On the representational role of the environment and on the cognitive nature of manipulations, in: L. Magnani and R. Dossena (eds.), Computing, Philosophy, and Cognition, College Publications, London (Proceedings of the International Conference E-CAP2004), pp. 227-242.

P. Thagard, P. Langley, L. Magnani, and C. Shunn (2005), Generating explanatory hypotheses: mind, computer, brain, and world, Proceedings of the 27th International Cognitive Science Conference, Stresa, Italy, June 2005, CD-Rom.

2004

L. Magnani (2004), Model-based and manipulative abduction in science, Foundations of Science 9 (2004) 259-257.

L. Magnani (2004), Conjectures and manipulations. Computational modeling and the extra-theoretical dimension of  scientific discovery, Minds and Machines 14 (2004) 507-537.

L. Magnani (2004), Reasoning through doing. Epistemic mediators in scientific discovery, Journal of Applied Logic 2(4) (2004) 439-450

L. Magnani (2004), Invenzione scientifica, incommensurabilità, comparabilità fra le teorie, in E. Bardone and E. Rossi (eds.), Oltre le culture. Valori e contesti della comunicazione interculturale, Ibis, Como-Pavia, 2004.

L. Magnani (2004), Abductive Inferences in Science (with A. Aliseda, T. Addis, D. Gooding, J. Woods, D. Gabbay, L. Magnani, J. Meheus, M. Sintonen, S. Paavola, Chicago, Proceedings of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci2004), Chicago, 2004, p. 17.

L. Magnani (2004), Creative abduction as active shaping of knowledge. Epistemic and ethical mediators, Proceedings of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci2004), Chicago, 2004, pp. 879-884.

L. Magnani (2004), Computational abduction. The extra-theoretical dimension of scientific creativity, P. Gervás and K. M. Gupta (eds.), Proceedings of the First Joint Workshop on Computational Creativity, Seventh European Conference on Case-Based Reasoning (ECCBR-04), Madrid, Spain, pp. 281-293.

L. Magnani (2004), Prefiguring ethical chances. The role of moral mediators, A. Abe and R. Oehlmann (eds.), First European Workshop on Chance Discovery, ECAI04 European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Valencia, Spain, pp. 9-22.

2003

L. Magnani (2003), Euristiche abduttive per la scoperta, Sistemi Intelligenti 15(1) (2003) 81-87.

L. Magnani (2003), Moral mediators. Prefiguring ethical chances in a human world, in H. Shoji and Y. Matsuo (eds.), Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Chance Discovery, HCI International Conference, Greece, pp. 1-20.

L. Magnani (2003), Epistemic mediators and manipulative abduction in model-based reasoning, in: Proceedings of CogSci2003, CD-ROM produced by X-CD Technologies, Boston, MA.

L. Magnani (2003), Perceiving abstract entities I: mirror diagrams in geometrical discovery, EuroCogSci03, poster presentation, 2003.

L. Magnani (2003), Reasoning through doing: epistemic mediators in scientific reasoning, in: C. Delrieux and J. Legris., eds., Computer Modeling of Scientific Reasoning, Third International Workshop Computational Models of Scientific Reasoning and Applications, September 14-15, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Universidad Nacional del Sur, Departamento de Ingeniería Eléctrica y Computadoras, pp. 121-133 (now in Journal of Applied Logic, see above).

L. Magnani (2003), Creative abduction as active shaping of knowledge. Epistemic and ethical mediators, in: P. Gervas and S. Colton, eds., Proceedings of the Symposium on Artificial Intelligence and Creativity in Arts and Science, AISB’03 Convention Cognition in Machines and Animals, Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behavior, University of Wales, UK, pp 21-29.

L. Magnani, M. Piazza, and R. Dossena (2003), The logic of discovery in the cyberage, Computing and Philosophy Conference (CAP 2003), Department of Philosophy and HATII (Humanities Advanced Technology Information Institute), University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK, 27-29 March 2003.

L. Magnani and R. Dossena (2003), Perceiving the infinite and the infinitesimal world: unveiling and optical diagrams and the construction of mathematical concepts, in: Proceedings of CogSci2003, CD-ROM produced by X-CD Technologies, Boston, MA.

L. Magnani and A. Gatti (2003), Embodied and distributed aspects of abductive diagnostic reasoning, in: F. Schmalhofer, R. Young and G. Kats, Proceedings of EuroCogSci03, Erlbaum, Mahwah, NJ, 2003, pp. 223-228.

2002

L. Magnani (2002), Conjectures and manipulations: external representations in scientific reasoning, Mind and Society, special issue on “Scientific reasoning: model-based reasoning”, 5(3) (2002) 9-31.

L. Magnani (2002), An abductive theory of scientific reasoning, in: H.R. Arabnia and Youngsong Mun, IC-AI 02, International Workshop on Computational Models of Scientific Reasoning and Applications (CMSRA’02), Vol. III, CSREA Press, Las Vegas, NV, pp. 1226-1232.

L. Magnani (2002), Thinking through Doing. External Representations in Abductive Reasoning, in: AI and Creativity in Arts and Science, AISB 2002 Symposium on AI and Creativity in Arts and Science, Imperial College, London, pp. 21-28.

L. Magnani (2002), Epistemic mediators and model-based discovery in science, in: Model-Based Reasoning. Scientific Discovery, Technology, Values, L. Magnani and N.J. Nersessian, eds., Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, pp. 305-329.

L. Magnani, M. Piazza, and R. Dossena (2002), Abduction as a rational means to creativity: unexpressed knowledge and scientific discovery, in: C. Bento, A. Cardoso, and G.A. Wiggins, Workshop Creative Systems: Approaches to Creativity in AI and Cognitive Science, ECAI 2002, Lyon, pp. 9-16.

L. Magnani, M. Piazza, and R. Dossena (2002), Epistemic mediators and chance morphodynamics, in: A. Abe (ed.), Proceedings of PRICAI-02 Conference, Working Notes of the 2nd International Workshop on Chance Discovery, Tokyo, pp. 38-46.

L. Magnani, M. Piazza, and R. Dossena (2002), The extra-theoretical dimension of creativity. Extracting and manipulating information by abduction, in: S. Lange, K. Satoh, C.H. Smith, eds., Discovery Science, 5th International Conference, DS2002, Lubeck, Germany, Nov. 24-26, 2002, pp. 441-448.

L. Calvi and L. Magnani (2002), Mediated knowledge on the Web: the role of cognitive mediators in design, Proceedings of the ECCE 11, Cognition, Culture, and Design, Catania, Italy.

2001

L. Magnani (2001), Medici automatici, Kéiron 9 (2001) 40-51.

L. Magnani (2001), Limitations of recent formal models of abductive reasoning, in: Abductive Reasoning. KKR-2, A. Kakas and F. Toni, eds., 17th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2001), pp. 34-40.

L. Magnani (2001) Conjectures and manipulations. Action-based abduction in science, in: Machine Learning as Experimental Philosophy of Science, Working Notes, K. Korb and H. Bensusan, eds., 12th European Conference on Machine Learning/5th European Conference on Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases.

L. Magnani- (2001) Review of Luciano Floridi, Philosophy and Computing. An Introduction, Routledge, London and New York, 1999, 242 pp. ISBN 0-4151-8025-2, Ethics and Information Technology 2, pp. 137–138.

L. Calvi and L. Magnani (2001), Argumentation in hypertext: an AI perspective, in: J.P. Balpe, S. Leleu-Merviel, I. Saleh, and J.M. Laubin, eds, Hypertextes hypermédias. Nouvelles écritures, nouveaux langages, Proceedings of the HPTM’01 Conference, Hèrmes Science Publications, pp. 341-350.

P. Langley, L.Magnani, P.C.-H. Cheng, A. Gordon, S. Kocabas, and D.H. Sleeman (2001), Computational models of historical scientific discoveries, Proceedings of the 23rd Cognitive Science Conference, Edinburgh, p. 3.

2000

L. Magnani (2000), Suppositional reasoning, induction, and nonmonotonic inferences, Review of Isaac Levi, For the Sake of Argument: Ramsey Test Conditionals, Inductive Inference, and Nonmonotonic Reasoning, Modern Logic 8(1/2) (2000) 159-165.

L. Magnani (2000), Action-based abduction in science, in: Workshop Scientific Reasoning in Artificial Intelligence and Philosophy of Science, ECAI 2000 Workshop Notes, A. Aliseda and D. Pearce, eds., Berlin, pp. 46-51.

L. Magnani (2000), Filosofi artificiali. Problemi della filosofia computazionale, in: L’uomo e la macchina Trent’anni dopo. Filosofia e informatica ieri e oggi, M.Di Giandomenico (ed.), Laterza, Bari, pp. 465-477.

1999

L. Magnani (1999), Withdrawing unfalsifiable hypotheses, Foundations of Science 4(2) (1999) 133-153(1999) 133-153.

L. Magnani (1999), Problem oriented reasoning and basic science reasoning in medical education, Staff and Educational Development International 3(3) (1999) 291-299.

L. Magnani (1999), Inconsistencies and creative abduction in science, in: AI and scientific creativity. Proceedings of the AISB99 Symposium on Scientific Creativity, Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour, Edinburgh College of Art and Division of Informatics, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, pp. 1-8.

L. Magnani (1999), Incommensurability and creative abduction in science, International Conference on Incommensurability, Hannover, June 1999.

L. Magnani (1999), Model-based creative abduction, in: Model-Based Reasoning in Scientific Discovery, L. Magnani, N. J. Nersessian, and P. Thagard (eds.), Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, 1999, pp. 219-238 (Chinese version, translated and edited by Qiming Yu and Tianen Wang, China Science and Technology Press, Beijing, 2001 模型化创造性溯因”).

L. Magnani (1999), I limiti della razionalità scientifica, in: L. Valle (ed.), Cultura e spiritualità, Nardini Editore, Fiesole, 1999,  pp. 23-30.

L. Magnani (1999), Creations and discoveries in science: the role of abductive reasoning, in: V. Cantoni, A. Setti, V. Di Gesù, and D. Tegolo (eds.), Human and Machine Perception 2. Emergency, Attention, and Creativity, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, 1999, pp. 137-149.

L. Magnani(1999), Strategie abduttive spaziali, in: M. A. Zanetti (ed.), Parola e immagine, La Nuova Italia, Firenze, 1999, pp. 81-93.

L. Magnani (chairperson), A. Chella, L. da Fontoura Costa (1999), Symbolism and connectionism paradigms, in: V. Cantoni, A. Setti, V. Di Gesù, and D. Tegolo (eds.), Human and Machine Perception 2. Emergency, Attention, and Creativity, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, 1999, pp. 185-194.

L. Magnani and G. Previde Massara (1999), Toward a theory of visual abductive thinking, in: C. Taddei Ferretti, ed, Biocybernetic of Vision. Integrative Mechanism and Cognitive Processes, World Scientific,  Singapore, pp. 271-280.

1998

L. Magnani and G. Previde Massara (1998), Productive and explanatory visual abduction, in: V. M. Abrusci, C. Cellucci, R. Cordeschi, and V. Fano (eds.), Atti del Convegno Triennale della SILFS, ETS, Pisa, pp. 281-291.

L. Magnani (1998), Scienza cognitiva e filosofia, Introduction to the Italian edition (edited by L. Magnani) of P. Thagard, Mind. Introduction to Cognitive Science (The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1996), Guerini & Associati, Milan, 1998, pp. 9-10.

L. Magnani and M. Manganaro (1998), Definire il caos: prevedibilità, determinismo, logica, in: F. M. Guindani and G. Salvadori (eds.), Chaos, Fractals, Models, Italian University Press, Pavia, 1998, pp. 194-201.

1997

L. Magnani (1997), Basic science reasoning and clinical reasoning intertwined: Epistemological analysis and consequences for medical education, Advances in Health Sciences Education 2 (1997) 115-130.

L. Magnani (1997), Il sapere attivo della ragione, in: S. Borutti (ed.), Che cosa vede la filosofia, Ibis, Pavia-Como, 1997, pp. 11-24.

L. Magnani (1997), Definire il caos: prevedibilità, determinismo, paradossi, in: M. Pigazzini and P. Terni (eds.), Nuove frontiere della scienza, Editrice Lecchese, Lecco, 1997, pp. 37-48.

L. Magnani (1997), Paradigmi del ragionamento diagnostico, in: F. Minazzi (ed.), Etica e medicina, Thélema edizioni, Milan, 1997, pp. 191-214.

L. Magnani (1997), Banfi e Poincaré, in: Annali dell’Istituto Antonio Banfi 4 (1997) 153-173.

L. Magnani (1997), Review of Mario Castellana and Franco Palladino (eds.), Giuseppe Battaglini, Raccolta di Lettere (1854-1891) di un matematico al tempo del risorgimento d’Italia, Levante Editore, Bari 1996, 252 pp., L’insegnamento della matematica e delle scienze integrate 208(3):71-73.

1996

L. Magnani (1996), Creative processes in scientific discovery, European Journal for High Ability 6(2) (1996) 160-169(1996) 160-169.

L. Magnani (1996), Aspetti epistemologici del ragionamento temporale, Quaderni CIRMS 1 (1996) 1-16.

L. Magnani (1996), Visual abduction: philosophical problems and perspectives, comment to R. Lindsay, Generalizing from diagrams, AAAI Spring Symposium, American Association for Artificial Intelligence, Stanford, CA, USA, March 25-27, 1996.

L. Magnani (1996), Filosofi artificiali, in: E. Fagiuoli and M. Fortunato (eds.), Soggetto e verità, Mimesis, Milan, 1996, pp. 111-118.

1994

L. Magnani (1994), Intelligenza artificiale e filosofia, Kos 110 (1994) 45-49.

L. Magnani, S. Civita, and G. Previde Massara (1994), Visual cognition and cognitive modeling, in: V. Cantoni (ed.), Human and Machine Vision: Analogies and Divergences, Plenum Press, New York, 1994, pp. 229-243.

L. Magnani (1994), Conoscenza inespressa, filosofia, problem solving, in: S. Borutti and F. Papi (eds.), Confini della filosofia. Verità e conoscenza nella filosofia contemporanea, Ibis, Como-Pavia, 1994, pp. 190-202.

L. Magnani (1994), Filosofia computazionale, Introduction to the Italian edition (edited by L. Magnani) of P. Thagard, Conceptual Revolutions (Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1992), Guerini & Associati, Milan, 1994, pp. XI-XXI.

L. Magnani (1994), Review of Mario Dal Pra, Fabio Minazzi, Ragione e storia, Rusconi, Milan, 1992, 250 pp., Epistemologia 17(1): 152-154.

1993

G. Barosi, L. Magnani, and M. Stefanelli (1993), Medical diagnostic reasoning. Epistemological modeling as a strategy for design of computer-based consultation programs, Theoretical Medicine 14 (1993) 43-65.

L. Magnani and M. Ramoni (1993), Abduzione computazionale, in: M. Bonfantini and A. Martone (eds.), Peirce in Italia, Liguori, Naples, 1993, pp. 457-468.

L. Magnani (1993), Il centro universitario pavese di epistemologia e storia della scienza e delle tecniche, in: F. Bevilacqua, Proceedings of the Conference on “I beni culturali scientifici nella storia e didattica della fisica”, University of Pavia, Pavia, pp. 127-128.

L. Magnani (1993), Abduzione automatica: teorie dell’invenzione scientifica e euristica progettuale, in: M. Bertoldini, G. Nardi, and C. Talamo (eds.), Poiesis. L’informatica nel progetto euristico, Città Studi, Milan, 1993, pp. 151-167.

1992

M. Ramoni, M. Stefanelli, L. Magnani, and G. Barosi (1992), An epistemological framework for medical knowledge-based systems, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics 22, 6 (1992) 1361-1375.

L. Magnani (1992), Interazioni fra filosofia e geometria, in: F. Speranza (ed.), Epistemologia della matematica. Seminari 1989-1991, Progetto Strategico del CNR Tecnologie e innovazioni didattiche, Quaderno 10, 1992, pp. 299-321.

L. Magnani (1992), Abductive reasoning: Philosophical and educational perspectives in medicine, in: D. A. Evans and V. L. Patel (eds.), Advanced Models of Cognition in Medical Training and Practice, Springer, Berlin, 1992, pp. 21-41.

1991

L. Magnani (1991), Modelli epistemologici del sapere psicoanalitico, Rivista di psicologia 1-2 (1991) 111-133.

L. Magnani (1991), Modelli epistemologici del sapere psicoanalitico, Rivista di psicologia 1-2 (1991) 111-133.

L. Magnani (1991), Geymonat, ovvero la filosofia nelle pieghe della scienza, Il Novecento 12- 1 (11) (1991) 20-22(1991) 20-22.

L. Magnani (1991), Prefazione, in: L. Magnani (ed.), Conoscenza e matematica, Marcos y Marcos, Milan, 1991, pp. 7-38.

L. Magnani (1991), Filosofia e geometria: tra Kant e Poincaré, in: L. Magnani (ed.), Conoscenza e matematica, Marcos y Marcos, Milan, 1991 pp. 185-222.

L. Magnani (1991), Nota sull’epistemologia dell’invenzione scientifica, in: D. Costantini and M. C. Galavotti, Atti del Congresso Nuovi Problemi della Logica e della Filosofia della Scienza, vol. I, CLUEB, Bologna, 1991, pp. 245-252.

L. Magnani (1991), La lezione di Giulio Preti, Critica Marxista 29: 183-186.

L. Magnani (1991) Review of Ian Hacking, Concevoir et expérimenter. Thémes introductifs à la philosophie des sciences expérimentales, Christian Bourgois, Paris, 1989, 459 pp., Archives Internationales d’Histoire des Sciences 41, 140-141.

1990

G. Lanzola, M. Stefanelli , G. Barosi, and L. Magnani (1990), NEOANEMIA: A knowledge-based system emulating diagnostic reasoning, Computer and Biomedical Research 23 (1990) 560-582(1990) 560-582.

L. Magnani (1990), La géométrie et le conventionnalisme de Poincaré, in: A. Diez, J. Echeverría, A. Ibarra (eds.), Structures in Mathematical Theories, Servicio Editorial de la Universidad del Pais Vasco, 1990, pp. 77-81 (in French).

L. Magnani (1990), La metodologia medica: epistemologia per la medicina, in: F. Caronia, C. Malleo, and R. Marcenò (eds.), Ematologia 88, Editoriale Grasso, Bologna, 1990, pp. 5-20.

L. Magnani (1990), Le strutture formali e matematiche della conoscenza in Preti, in: F. Minazzi (ed.), Il pensiero di Giulio Preti nella cultura filosofica del Novecento, Angeli, Milan, 1990, pp. 385-393.

1989

G. Lanzola, M. Stefanelli, G. Barosi, and L. Magnani (1989), A knowledge system architecture for diagnostic reasoning, in: J. Hunter, J. Cookson, and J. Wyatt (eds.) Proceedings of Second European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AIME89), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1989, pp. 234-243.

G. Lanzola, M. Stefanelli, G. Barosi, and L. Magnani (1989), A computational model of diagnostic reasoning, in: Atti del Primo Congresso della Associazione Italiana per l’Intelligenza Artificiale Cenfor, Genova, 1989, pp. 267-273.

M. Ramoni, L. Magnani, and M. Stefanelli (1989), Una teoria formale del ragionamento diagnostico, in: Atti del Primo Congresso della Associazione Italiana per l’Intelligenza Artificiale, Cenfor, Genova, 1989, pp. 267-273.

1988

L. Magnani, M. Stefanelli, and G. Barosi (1988), Inventiva, processi cognitivi e intelligenza artificiale nella diagnosi, in R. Boeri, M. Bonfantini, S. Ferraresi, and M. Somalvico (eds.), Il pensiero inventivo, Unicopli, Milan, 1988, pp. 204-230.

M. Stefanelli, G. Lanzola, G. Barosi, and L. Magnani (1988), Modelling of diagnostic reasoning, in: C. Cobelli and L. Mariani (eds.), Modelling and Control in Biomedical Systems, Preprints, Pergamon, Oxford, 1988, pp. 163-174.

L. Magnani and M. Ramoni (1988), La conoscenza e il ragionamento biomedici: fondamenti epistemologici, in: C. Cobelli, M. Stefanelli, and V. Tagliasco (eds.), La strutturazione del sapere biomedico, Patron, Padova, 1988, pp. 63-75. L. Magnani (1988), On Ludovico Geymonat’s philosophy of science, in: M. L. Dalla Chiara and M. C. Galavotti, Temi e prospettive della logica e della filosofia della scienza contemporeanee, vol II, Clueb, Bologna, pp. 125-128.

L. Magnani (1988), Il rito e le origini della conoscenza matematica, in: AA. VV., Cultura e potere nel rito, Informascienza 88, Amm. Prov. di Pavia, 1988, pp. 54-72.

L. Magnani (1988), Epistémologie de l’invention scientifique, Communication and Cognition XXI (1988) 273-291.

L. Magnani (1988), Epistemologia dell’invenzione scientifica, Epistemologia XI (1988) 117-138.

L. Magnani (1988) La filosofia della scienza in Italia, Critica marxista 26 (1988) 183-188.

EARLIER PUBLICATIONS FROM 1976 TO 1985 (IN ITALIAN)

L. Magnani (1985), Intelligibilità scientifica e linguaggio della divulgazione, Materiali Filosofici 11, pp. 161-186.

L. Magnani (1984), Problemi, strategie, euristiche nell’invenzione scientifica, Materiali Filosofici 10, pp. 89-114.

L. Magnani (1983), Marx matematico: i fondamenti del calcolo differenziale, Materiali filosofici 8 (1983) 55-89.

L. Magnani (1983), References on mathematics: Calcolo differenziale and Derivata e differenziale, in F. Papi (ed.), Dizionario Marx-Engels, Zanichelli, Bologna, 1983, pp. 45-49 e 129-131.

L. Magnani (1981), Filosofia della scienza, in: F. Papi (ed.), La filosofia contemporanea, Zanichelli, Bologna, 1981, pp. 9-88.

L. Magnani (1980), Le frontiere del tempo, Materiali filosofici 1-2 (1980) 189-193.

L. Magnani (1980), La conoscenza e la sua retta, Materiali filosofici 1-2 (1980) 174-179.

L. Magnani (1980), Modelli scientifici e strutture razionali, in: AA. VV., Antonio Banfi tre generazioni dopo, Il Saggiatore, Milan, 1980, pp. 98-109.

L. Magnani (1979), Teorie scientifiche e ritrascrizioni epistemologiche, Materiali filosofici 2-3 (1979) 1-26.

L. Magnani (1978), I labirinti epistemici del calcolo, Materiali filosofici 4 (1978) 85-90.

L. Magnani (1978), Lobacevskij: le dinamiche epistemiche della prima produzione della geometria non euclidea, Materiali filosofici 3 (1978) 17-483 (1978) 17-48.

L. Magnani (1976-1982) 387 References on History of science, Enciclopedia Europea, Garzanti, Milan (1976-1982),  vols. IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, XI (Euclid; Linnaeus, C.; Schleiden, M.; Schwann, T. - signed; Erasistratus; Eratosthenes; Eudoxus, Euler, L.; Fermat, P. de; Fermi, E.; Fibonacci, L.; Fourier, J. B. J.; Fracastoro, G.; Fraenkel, A.; Franklin, B.; Galenus; Galois, E.; Galvani, L.; Gauss, K. F.; Haeckel, E. H.; Harvey, W.; Helmholtz, H. L. F. von; Helmont, J. B. van; Herschel, F. W.; Humboldt, A. von; Huxley, J. S.; Huygens, C.; Hipparchus; Hippocrates; Hippocrates of Chios; Kirchhoff, G. R.; Lagrange, G. L.; Laplace, P. S. de; Leakey, L. S.; Lomonosov, M. V.; Lorentz, H. A.; Magalotti, L.; Malpighi, M.; Matteucci, C.; Maupertuis, P.-L. M. de; Morgagni, G.; Oken, L.; Pasteur, L.; Pavlov, I. P.; Virchow, R.).

L. Magnani (1975), Premessa, in: Reprint (1975) of R. Bonola, La geometria non-euclidea. Esposizione storico-critica del suo sviluppo, Zanichelli, Bologna, 1906, pp. V-XII.

EDITED TRANSLATIONS

L. Magnani (ed.) (1998), Italian edition of P. Thagard, Mind. Introduction to Cognitive Science (The MIT Press, 1996), Guerini & Associati, Milan, 1998.

L. Magnani (ed.) (1994), Italian edition of P. Thagard, Conceptual Revolutions (Princeton University Press, 1992), Guerini & Associati, Milan, 1994.

TRANSLATIONS

B. d’Espagnat, Alla ricerca del reale, Boringhieri, Turin, 1982 (from French).

S. Sarduy, Barroco, Il Saggiatore, Milan, 1980 (from French).

Enciclopedia Einaudi, Einaudi, Turin, 1977-1984: Headwords translated from French: P. Rosenstiehl, grafo, labirinto, rete; J. Petitot, infinitesimale, locale/globale, unità delle matematiche; P. Delattre, teoria e modello.

Languages: Italian, English, French.

 

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