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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (1): 59–117.
Published: 01 January 2015
...; they are predicates that are true of their bearers. When a name appears as a bare singular in argument position, it really occupies the predicate position of what in this essay is called a denuded definite description : a definite description with an unpronounced definite article. Sloat provided good evidence...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (2): 279–283.
Published: 01 April 2004
..., The Oxford Handbook of Free Will. Oxford: Oxford Univer- sity Press, 2002. Pp. xviii, 638. Oxford’s “handbook” of free will is a collection of twenty-six articles on various aspects of the free will problem by philosophers prominent in the field. With its literature surveys on such topics...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (3): i.
Published: 01 July 2003
... Cornell University 2003 Announcement: Essay Competition The Sage School of Philosophy and the Philosophical Review are pleased to announce a Young Philosophers Essay Competition in philosophy of language. Full- length articles on any topic in philosophy of language, broadly...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (2): i.
Published: 01 April 2003
... Cornell University 2003 Announcement: Essay Competition The Sage School of Philosophy and the Philosophical Review are pleased to announce a Young Philosophers Essay Competition in philosophy of language. Full- length articles on any topic in philosophy of language, broadly...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (1): i.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Cornell University 2004 Announcement: Essay Competition The Sage School of Philosophy and the Philosophical Review are pleased to announce a Young Philosophers Essay Competition in philosophy of language. Full- length articles on any topic in philosophy of language, broadly...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 219–240.
Published: 01 April 2017
... of count noun. This data set, they say, reveals that names’ interaction with the determiner system differs from that of common count nouns only with respect to the definite article ‘the’. They conclude that this special distribution of names is best explained by the-predicativism, the view that posits...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (2): 281–286.
Published: 01 April 2000
... a sort of ab- solutism about the present. In his article, HarrC defends this view, arguing that an absolute present is essential to physics, in particular to the possi- bility of co-locating events. HarrC deals with obvious objections from spe- cial relativity by arguing that the mathematics...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (2): 288–292.
Published: 01 April 2004
... of the significance of the ideas discussed and the high level of the discussion, likewise a very important work. The collection is divided into five parts: (1) Realism Reconfigured (with articles summarizing Wright’s view), (2) Replies to Critics (with replies to Jackson, Van Cleve, Hor- wich, Pettit, Horgan...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (3): 469–473.
Published: 01 July 2020
... in the study of modern philosophy and Spinoza in particular. The book collects most of Garrett’s articles on Spinoza which appeared between 1979 and 2017. During these four decades the study of Spinoza in the Anglo-American world has undergone a dramatic transformation, as the previously disreputable...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (2): 263–298.
Published: 01 May 2021
... correspond to degrees of phenomenal similarity. This article argues that the standard framework is structurally inadequate and develops a new framework that is more powerful and flexible. The core problem for the standard framework is that it cannot capture precision structure : for example, consider...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 365–380.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Joseph Levine Type-B materialists (to use David Chalmers's jargon) claim that though zombies are conceivable, they are not metaphysically possible. This article calls this position regarding the relation between metaphysical and epistemic modality “modal autonomism,” as opposed to the “modal...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (2): 247–283.
Published: 01 April 2011
... in natural languages and in standard artificial languages. For those of us who think sentences with different logical forms express different propositions, it would mean that no proposition expressed in a typical formal language is expressible in any natural language. The article begins by clarifying...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 1–43.
Published: 01 January 2021
...John Hawthorne; Maria Lasonen-Aarnio The main aims in this article are to discuss and criticize the core thesis of a position that has become known as phenomenal conservatism . According to this thesis, its seeming to one that p provides enough justification for a belief in p to be prima facie...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (2): 151–205.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Ian Proops One of the main arguments Russell offers for the Theory of Descriptions in “On Denoting” is that it can be used to solve a puzzle about substitutivity. This article argues that, owing to a widespread mischaracterization of the substitutivity principle Russell means to be defending...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 587–591.
Published: 01 October 2011
.... The book ends on a high note with what was for me the richest and most stimulating of all the contributions: an essay by Michael Williams—much indebted to Burnyeat’s famous article on idealism and Greek philosophy—on “Descartes’ Transformation of the Scepti- cal Tradition.” By developing the contrast...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 591–594.
Published: 01 October 2011
... revolution gets under way. The book ends on a high note with what was for me the richest and most stimulating of all the contributions: an essay by Michael Williams—much indebted to Burnyeat’s famous article on idealism and Greek philosophy—on “Descartes’ Transformation of the Scepti- cal Tradition...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 594–598.
Published: 01 October 2011
.... The book ends on a high note with what was for me the richest and most stimulating of all the contributions: an essay by Michael Williams—much indebted to Burnyeat’s famous article on idealism and Greek philosophy—on “Descartes’ Transformation of the Scepti- cal Tradition.” By developing the contrast...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 598–602.
Published: 01 October 2011
... stimulating of all the contributions: an essay by Michael Williams—much indebted to Burnyeat’s famous article on idealism and Greek philosophy—on “Descartes’ Transformation of the Scepti- cal Tradition.” By developing the contrast, Williams puts some of the most dis- tinctive features of ancient...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 603–607.
Published: 01 October 2011
.... The book ends on a high note with what was for me the richest and most stimulating of all the contributions: an essay by Michael Williams—much indebted to Burnyeat’s famous article on idealism and Greek philosophy—on “Descartes’ Transformation of the Scepti- cal Tradition.” By developing the contrast...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 607–609.
Published: 01 October 2011
... gets under way. The book ends on a high note with what was for me the richest and most stimulating of all the contributions: an essay by Michael Williams—much indebted to Burnyeat’s famous article on idealism and Greek philosophy—on “Descartes’ Transformation of the Scepti- cal Tradition...