Miren BoehmMiren Boehm

Assistant Professor

Office: Curtin Hall 609
Phone: (414) 229-4719
Fax: (414) 229-5022
e-mail: boehmm@uwm.edu


Ph.D., University of California, Irvine

Research Interests:

Hume's Epistemology and Metaphysics, History and Philosophy of Science


Chapter Subject: Newton and Hume, in Eric Schliesser and Chris Smeenk (eds), Oxford Handbook on Isaac Newton, Oxford University Press, (forthcoming)

"Hume's Definitions of 'Cause': Without Idealizations, Within the Bounds of Science" Synthese, (2014, 191.16: 3803-3819)

"The Normativity of Experience and Causal Belief in Hume's Treatise" Hume Studies, (to appear in 2013, 39.2)

"Hume's Foundational Project in the Treatise" European Journal of Philosophy, (2013, doi:10.111/ejop.12056)

"The Concept of Body in Hume's Treatise" ProtoSociology, (Concepts: Contemporary and Historical Perspectives), (2013, Vol. 30)

"Certainty, Necessity, and Knowledge in Hume's Treatise" in Stanley Tweyman (ed.), David Hume, A Tercentenary Tribute, (2013) [please see PhilPapers for the accurate, final version of the paper].

"Filling the Gaps in Hume's Vacuums" Hume Studies (2012, 38.1: 79-99)