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Luciano Floridi

Floridi, L. (2014) Toleration and the Design of Norms. Science and Engineering Ethics.

Floridi, L. (forthcoming) Perception and Testimony as Data Providers. Logique et Analys.

Floridi, L. (2014) Information Closure and the Sceptical Objection. Synthese 191 (6) 1037-1050.

Chen, M. and Floridi, L. (2013) An Analysis of Information in Visualisation. Synthese 190 (16) 3421-3438.

Floridi, L. (2013) Distributed Morality in an Information Society. Science and Engineering Ethics 19 (3) 727-743.

Floridi, L. (2013) What is a Philosophical Question? Metaphilosophy 44 (3) 195-221.

Floridi, L. (2012) Turing’s Three Philosophical Lessons and the Philosophy of Information. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A 370: 3536-3542.

Floridi, L. (2012) Semantic Information and the Network Theory of Account. Synthese 184 (3) 431-454.

Floridi, L. (2011) The Informational Nature of Personal Identity. Minds & Machines 21 (4) 549-566.

Floridi, L. (2011) A Defence of Constructionism: Philosophy as Conceptual Engineering. Metaphilosophy 42 (3) 282-304.

Brent Mittelstadt

Mittelstadt, B. D. & Floridi, L. (2015). The Ethics of Big Data: Current and Foreseeable Issues in Biomedical Contexts. Science and Engineering Ethics.

Mittelstadt, B. D., Stahl, B. C., & Fairweather, N. B. (2015). How to Shape a Better Future? Epistemic Difficulties for Ethical Assessment and Anticipatory Governance of Emerging Technologies. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, 1–21. doi:10.1007/s10677-015-9582-8

Mittelstadt, B., N.B. Fairweather, N. McBride, and M. Shaw (2014) The Ethical Implications of Personal Health Monitoring. International Journal of Technoethics 5(2).

Timmermans, J. and B. Mittelstadt (2014) Reflexivity and Value-Sensitive Design. In: CEPE 2014 Proceedings. Paris, France.

Mittelstadt, B., N.B. Fairweather, N. McBride, and M. Shaw (2013) Privacy, Risk and Personal Health Monitoring. In: ETHICOMP 2013 Proceedings. Kolding, Denmark.

Mittelstadt, B., N.B. Fairweather, N. McBride, and M. Shaw (2011) Ethical Issues of Personal Health Monitoring: A Literature Review. In: ETHICOMP 2011 Proceedings. Sheffield, UK.

Mittelstadt, B. 2015. Industry Study for Personal Health Monitoring. Responsible-Industry Case Study. Available at:

Mariarosaria Taddeo

Taddeo, M. (forthcoming) The Struggle Between Liberties and Authorities in the Information Age. Science and Engineering Ethics.

Taddeo, M. (forthcoming) Just Information Warfare. Topoi.

Taddeo, M. (2012) Information Warfare: a Philosophical Perspective. Philosophy and Technology 25 (1) 105-120.

Primiero, G., and Taddeo, M. (2012) A model Type Theory for Formalizing Trusted Communications. Journal of Applied Logic 10 (1) 92-114.

Turilli, M., Vaccaro, A., and Taddeo M. (2012) Internet Neutrality: Ethical Issues in the Internet Environment. Philosophy and Technology 25 (2) 133-151.

Taddeo, M. (2010) An Information-Based Solution for the Puzzle of Testimony and Trust. Social Epistemology 24 (4) 285-299.

Taddeo, M. (2010) Modelling Trust in Artificial Agents, a First Step toward the Analysis of e-Trust. Minds and Machines 20 (2) 243-257.

Turilli, M., Vaccaro, A., and Taddeo, M. (2010) The case of on-line trust. Knowledge Technology and Policy 23 (3-4) 333-345.

Floridi, L., Taddeo M. and Turilli, M. (2009) Turing’s Imitation Game: Still a Challenge for All Machines and Some Judges. Minds and Machines 19 (1) 145-150.

Taddeo, M. (2009) Defining Trust and E-trust: Old Theories and New Problems. International Journal of Technology and Human Interaction (IJTHI) 5 (2) 23-35.

Taddeo M. and Floridi, L. (2007) A Praxical Solution of the Symbol Grounding Problem. Minds and Machines 17 (4) 369-389.

Patrick Allo

Allo, P. (2015) Synonymy and intra-theoretical pluralism. Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 93(1), 77-91.

Allo, P. (2014) Relevant information and relevant questions: Comment on Floridi’s “understanding epistemic relevance”. Minds and Machines, 24(1), 71-83.

Allo, P. (2013) The many faces of closure and introspection. Journal of Philosophical Logic, 42(1), 91-124.

Allo, P. (2013) Noisy vs. Merely equivocal logics. In K. Tanaka, F. Berto, E. Mares, F. Paoli, S. Rahman, & J. Symons (Eds.), Logic, Epistemology, and the Unity of Science: Paraconsistency: Logic and applications (Vol. 26, pp. 57-79). Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands.

Allo, P. (2013) Adaptive logic as a modal logic. Studia Logica, 101(5), 933-958.

Allo, P., Bendegem, J. P. V., & Kerkhove, B. V. (2013) Mathematical arguments and distributed knowledge. In Abderdein & Dove (Eds.), The argument of mathematics (pp. 339-360). Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands.

Allo, P., & Mares, E. (2012) Informational semantics as a third alternative? Erkenntnis, 77(2), 167-185.

Allo, P. (2011) The logic of ‘being informed’ revisited and revised. Philosophical Studies, 153(3), 417-434.

Allo, P. (2009) Reasoning about data and information. Synthese, 167(2), 231-249.

Allo, P. (2007) Logical pluralism and semantic information. Journal of Philosophical Logic, 36(6), 659-694.