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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (3): 345–383.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Carlotta Pavese Orthodoxy has it that knowledge is absolute—that is, it cannot come in degrees (absolutism about propositional knowledge). On the other hand, there seems to be strong evidence for the gradability of know-how. Ascriptions of know-how are gradable, as when we say that one knows...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (4): 623–627.
Published: 01 October 2021
... of accommodation. The use of modalized quantifiers leads to a final distinction between views: hybrid relativists hold that modalized quantifiers express absolute generality, whereas thorough-going relativists reject this. It is argued that the indefinite extensibility argument that the relativist uses...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (3): 359–398.
Published: 01 July 2005
... beliefs and thoughts.1 Since this is a claim about the nature of the contents of perception, I shall call this absolute nonconceptual content: 359 JEFF SPEAKS A mental state has absolutely nonconceptual content if and only...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 138–141.
Published: 01 January 2000
... literature be compared to absolute music on the grounds that its content is indistinguishable from its form, as A. C. Bradley claimed. On the one hand, form is quite distinct from content in literature, and on the other hand, absolute music does not have a content, and a fortiori its content cannot...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 225–240.
Published: 01 April 2009
... University College London 1. Introduction At the heart of Fear of Knowledge is a dilemma that Boghossian (2006) likens to a Kantian antimony. Call it the antimony of reason: • On the one hand, epistemic relativism is incoherent. • On the other hand, epistemic absolutism is circular...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 403–408.
Published: 01 July 2018
...’ ( Begriffe ), akin to immanent universals or kinds ( Gattungen )” (22). Second, Hegel, perhaps unsurprisingly, defends the strongest possible version of the metaphysics of reason in the world, which seeks not only explanatory reasons in immanent concepts, but complete or absolute reasons, known traditionally...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 273–313.
Published: 01 July 2010
... category.25 Furthermore, ordinary objects understood as compounds are abundant. Ordinary objects are absolutely identical just in case they have the same components—that is, the same underlying matter and the same individual form. Suppose that one material object is both a subject of a piece-of-paper...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (2): 237–240.
Published: 01 April 2019
... should not be understood as a discipline that concerns itself with reality independently of our description of reality. This is a broadly antirealist conception of metaphysics, but it can maintain that metaphysics at least in part is concerned with relative and absolute fundamentality. Second, one could...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (3): 397–430.
Published: 01 July 2016
... totality containing them all. If Completeness is true, then the case of all contingent truths is a case (the absolutely exhaustive one) of any contingent truths, and so by Totality, there will be a single totality—the conjunction C—to which all contingent truths belong. Raising the presuppositions...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (1): 81–122.
Published: 01 January 2017
... .” In Oxford Studies in Epistemology . Vol. 1 , ed. Gendler Tamar and Hawthorne John , 89 – 109 . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Fine Kit 2006 . “ Relatively Unrestricted Quantification .” In Absolute Generality , ed. Rayo Agustín and Uzquiano Gabriel , 20...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 519–523.
Published: 01 October 2018
..., although morally speaking we can hardly move in the contrary direction, absolutely speaking we can. For it is always open to us to hold back from pursuing a clearly known good, or from admitting a clearly perceived truth, provided we consider it a good thing to demonstrate the freedom of our will by so...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (3): 385–449.
Published: 01 July 2021
... of absolute space against the relational theory. These dramatically divergent conclusions have bewildered and fascinated readers, even while Kant’s daring idea of founding metaphysical theorems on the enigma of chirality inaugurated a philosophical enterprise that remains vigorous today. 1 My primary...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (4): 441–480.
Published: 01 October 2015
... of inexpressible ignorance. It then develops an alternative model that does better, on which the ignorance consists in a failure to identify something by way of its nature or essence. © 2015 by Cornell University 2015 absolute position essence ignorance know-wh quidditism Sometimes, ignorance...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (2): 300–303.
Published: 01 April 2008
... held philosophical aims, as opposed to how they actually did regard them. Why did German idealists believe that the ideal of systematicity—that is, addressing problems in terms of their relationship to an interconnected whole grounded upon a single absolute principle—constitutes the main task...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 139–143.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Jenefer Robinson Kivy Peter , Antithetical Arts . New York : Oxford University Press , 2009 . vii +240 pp . © 2013 by Cornell University 2013 References Newcomb Anthony . 1984 . “ Once More ‘between Absolute and Program Music’: Schumann’s Second Symphony...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 119–122.
Published: 01 January 2013
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 122–125.
Published: 01 January 2013
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 January 2013
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 January 2013
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 132–134.
Published: 01 January 2013