Miren BoehmMiren Boehm

Associate 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


"Hume on Causation" in Angela Coventry and Alex Sager (eds.), Routledge Philosophy Minds Series: The Humean Mind, Routledge University Press (to appear)

"Causation, in Modern Philosophy", Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy Online, (to appear in 2015)

"Newton's Science of Nature and Hume's Foundational Science of Man" in Eric Schliesser and Chris Smeenk (eds), Oxford Handbook on Isaac Newton, Oxford University Press, (to appear in 2015)

"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, (2013, 39.2: 203-231)

"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)