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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2001) 110 (2): 291–295.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Chris Swoyer THE NEW DIALECTIC: CONVERSATIONAL CONTEXTS OF ARGUMENT. By Douglas Walton. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1998. Pp. vii, 304 AD HOMINEM ARGUMENTS . By Douglas Walton. Tuscaloosa and London: University of Alabama Press, 1998. Pp. vii, 315. Cornell University 2001...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2008) 117 (3): 349–383.
Published: 01 July 2008
... is even in part morally responsible for what one does. This argument, the Direct Argument, has drawn various critics, who have attempted to produce counterexamples to its core inference principle. This article considers two notable efforts, one by John Martin Fischer and Mark Ravizza and another by...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2008) 117 (1): 142–147.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Michael Jacovides David Johnson, Hume, Holism, and Miracles . Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2002. ix + 106 pp. John Earman, Hume's Abject Failure: The Argument against Miracles . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. xi + 217 pp. Robert J. Fogelin, A Defense of Hume on...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2013) 122 (4): 619–639.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Patrick Todd The most promising way of responding to arguments for the incompatibility of divine foreknowledge and human freedom (in one way or another) invokes a claim about the order of explanation: God knew (or believed) that you would perform a given action because you would, in fact, perform...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2016) 125 (3): 447–450.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Richard Kraut Scott Dominic , Levels of Argument: A Comparative Study of Plato's “Republic” and Aristotle's “Nicomachean Ethics.” Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2015 . vi + 235 pp . © 2016 by Cornell University 2016 This marvelous comparative study of Plato's Republic and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2000) 109 (4): 525–544.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Michael Huemer Cornell University 2000 The Philosophical Review, Vol. 109, No. 4 (October 2000) Van Inwagen’s Consequence Argument Michael Huemer Peter van Inwagen has presented a compelling argument for the incompatibility of free will...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2002) 111 (2): 235–241.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Helen Beebee Cornell University 2002 Fischer, J. M. 1994 . The Metaphysics of Free Will . Oxford: Blackwell. Huemer, M. 2000 . “Van Inwagen's Consequence Argument.” Philosophical Review 109 : 525 -44. Lewis, D. K. 1979 . “Counterfactual Dependence and Time's Arrow.” Noûs...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2008) 117 (2): 300–303.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Ernesto V. Garcia Paul Franks, All or Nothing: Systematicity, Transcendental Arguments, and Skepticism in German Idealism . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2005. viii + 440 pp. Cornell University 2008 BOOK REVIEWS Paul Franks, All or Nothing...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2010) 119 (3): 391–394.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Stephen Kearns Ishtiyaque Haji, Incompatibilism's Allure: Principal Arguments for Incompatibilism. Peterborough, Ont.: Broadview Press, 2009. 224 pp. © 2010 by Cornell University 2010 BOOK REVIEWS David Pears, Paradox and Platitude in Wittgenstein’s...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2012) 121 (3): 443–450.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Anna Mahtani The Reflection Principle can be defended with a Diachronic Dutch Book Argument (DBA), but it is also defeated by numerous compelling counter-examples. It seems then that Diachronic DBAs can lead us astray. Should we reject them en masse—including Lewis’s Diachronic DBA for...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2012) 121 (3): 451–457.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Joseph E. Earley Bartha Paul , By Parallel Reasoning: The Construction and Evaluation of Analogical Arguments . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2010 . x + 356 pp . © 2012 by Cornell University 2012 BOOK REVIEWS Paul Bartha, By Parallel...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 197–224.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Michael Bukoski In The Sources of Normativity and elsewhere, Korsgaard defends a Kantian ethical theory by arguing that valuing anything commits one to valuing humanity as the source of all value. I reconstruct Korsgaard's influential argument to show how she can resist many of the objections that...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2017) 126 (2): 295–300.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Bob Fischer Chignell Andrew , Cuneo Terence , and Halteman Matthew C. . Philosophy Comes to Dinner: Arguments about the Ethics of Eating . New York: Routledge , 2016 . x + 299 pp . © 2017 by Cornell University 2017 It's a good time to be in animal and food ethics...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 446–448.
Published: 01 July 2001
...N. J. H. Dent ROUSSEAU:THE ARGUMENTS OF THE PHILOSOPHERS. By Timothy O'Hagan. London and New York: Routledge, 1999. Pp.xii, 320. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVLEWS humanity, and the purview of humanity is more expansive than that ofjustice” (136). The...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2001) 110 (4): 642–644.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Ted A. Warfield PUTTING SKEPTICS IN THEIR PLACE: THE NATURE OF SKEPTICAL ARGUMENTS AND THEIR ROLE IN PHILOSOPHICAL INQUIRY. By John Greco. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp. xvi, 264. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS The...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2012) 121 (2): 179–207.
Published: 01 April 2012
... determined to do. The conclusion of this much-discussed argument is that the freedom to do otherwise is incompatible with determinism. In order to break a stalemate between incompatibilists and compatibilists in the debate over (FP), this article presents a new Action-Type Argument for (FP). The aim is to...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2009) 118 (1): 29–57.
Published: 01 January 2009
... not. It also argues that Jones even now has a choice about the thousand-years-ago truth of that Jones sits at t . Those arguments do not require the complex machinery of Ockhamism, with its distinction between hard facts and soft facts; indeed, those arguments do not require any complex machinery at...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2012) 121 (1): 95–124.
Published: 01 January 2012
... support this intriguing claim, and thus far no argument for it has emerged in the literature. This essay's aim is to remedy this. Specifically, it sets out an argument for a suitably formulated version of the inseparability claim, an argument that appeals to the relationship between the reactive attitudes...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2012) 121 (2): 241–275.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Richard Pettigrew In “A Nonpragmatic Vindication of Probabilism,” James M. Joyce attempts to “depragmatize” de Finetti’s prevision argument for the claim that our credences ought to satisfy the axioms of the probability calculus. This article adapts Joyce’s argument to give nonpragmatic...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2012) 121 (2): 277–284.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Robert Van Gulick In “Absent Qualia and the Mind-Body Problem,” Michael Tye (2006) presents an argument by which he claims to show the inconceivability of beings that are functionally equivalent to phenomenally conscious beings but lack any qualia. On that basis, he concludes that qualia can be...