Research

The following offers a sample of stuff I write about. Links are to the published versions. Some penultimate drafts are available here.

 Books

[2] 2014. Le Tribolazioni del Filosofare. Comedia Metaphysica, ne la quale si tratta de li errori e delle pene de l’ ’Infero (with A. C. Varzi). Laterza, Bari/Roma. ISBN 978-88-581-1089-8.

(English Translation in Progress: The Tribulacions of Philosophye. A Metaphysicall Comedye wherein ’tis Told of the Errours and the Peynes of Helle).

Edited Volumes

[1] 2014. Mereology and the Sciences (with P. Graziani), Berlin, Springer. ISBN: 978-3-319-05355-4

Selected Articles

[17] Forthcoming. Quantum Monism. An Assessment. Philosophical Studies.

[16] Forthcoming. Failure or Boredom. The Pendulum of Composition is Identity. American Philosophical Quarterly.

[15] 2017. On the Possibility of Submergence, Analysis. 3: 501-511.

[14] 2017. A Love Letter on Metaphysics, Poetry and Death, On the 400th Year from Shakespeare’s Death, Written by W.H. Shortly Before His Death, RIFAJ 7(1): 21-33.

[13] 2016. Composition is Identity and Mereological Nihilism, The Philosophical Quarterly 66: 219-235.

[12] 2016. An Elegant Universe, Synthese: 1-16.

[11] 2016. Humean Supervenience, Composition as Identity and Quantum Wholes (with M. Morganti), Erkenttnis 81 (6): 1173-1194.

[10] 2016. Relativity and Three Four-dimensionalisms (with C. Gilmore, D. Costa), Philosophy Compass 11 (2): 102-120.

[9] 2016. Composition, Identity and Emergence, Logic and Logical Philosophy 25: 429-443.

[8] 2016. Back to Black (with A. Varzi), Ratio 29(1): 1-10.\\

[7] 2015. The Relativistic Invariance of 4D Shapes, Studies in the History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 50: 1-4.

[6] 2015. Multilocation, Fusions and Confusions (with D. Costa), Philosophia, 43(1): 25-33.

[5] 2015. A New Taxonomy of (Relativistic) Persisting Objects (with V. Fano), Topoi, 34 (1): 283-294.

[4] 2015. Divisibility and Extension (with V. Fano), Acta Analytica, 30 (2): 117-132.

[3] 2014. Quantum Mechanics and Priority Monism, Synthese, 191 (5): 915-928.

[2] 2014. Extensionality, Multilocation, Persistence, dialectica, 68(1): 121-139

[1] 2014. Metaphysics of Time in Spacetime, Thought, 3: 1-8.