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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 108–110.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Louis C. Charland STRONG FEELINGS: EMOTION, ADDICTION AND HUMAN BEHAVIOR. By Jon Elster. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1999. Pp. xii, 252. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS The PhilosophiculReviau, Vol. 110, No. 1 (January 2001) STRONG FEELINGS...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (2): 284–288.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Peter B. M. Vranas John M. Doris, Lack of Character: Personality and Moral Behavior. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002. Pp. x, 272. Cornell University 2004 Darley, J. M., and C. D. Batson. 1973 . “From Jerusalem to Jericho”: A study of situational and dispositional...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 469–472.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Muhammad Ali Khalidi DYNAMICS IN ACTION: INTENTIONAL BEHAVIOR AS A COMPLEX SYSTEM. By Alicia Juarrero. Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press, 1999. Pp. x, 288. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical hinu,Vol. 110, No. 3 uuly 2001...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Harold Kincaid MEASURING THE INTENTIONAL WORLD: REALISM, NATURALISM, AND QUANTITATIVE METHODS IN THE BEHAVIORAL SCLENCES. By J. D. Trout. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. Pp. 287. Cornell University 2000 Cohen, Jacob. 1994 . “The Earth is Round (p < .05).” American...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (4): 525–554.
Published: 01 October 2008
... Millianism and descriptivism . Millians cannot account for the behavior of names in hyperintensional contexts, while descriptivists cannot generate a necessary contrast between intensional and hyperintensional contexts. No other theory can capture the facts pertaining to the existentially bound use of names...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (1): 1–61.
Published: 01 January 2019
... and not p⌝ and ⌜Not p and might p⌝ are inconsistent? To make sense of this situation, I propose a new theory of epistemic modals that aims to account for their subtle embedding behavior and shed new light on the dynamics of information in natural language. © 2019 by Cornell University 2019...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 387–422.
Published: 01 October 2019
... criticism either as a social sanction or as a didactic intervention. The author goes on to offer a taxonomy of cases in which the moral legitimacy of criticism is challenged on the grounds that the critic him- or herself engages in the behavior that he or she criticizes in others. The author argues that, in...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 45–96.
Published: 01 January 2021
... that C caused (didn’t cause) E once one has removed an inessential variable from M . The article suggests that, if this theory is true, then one should understand a cause as something which transmits deviant or noninertial behavior to its effect. causal models structural equations token causation...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (1): 1–47.
Published: 01 January 2008
... fundamental generalizations and argue that this account explains the strange truth-conditional behavior of generics. Cornell University 2007 Asher, N., and M. Morreau. 1995 . “What Some Generic Sentences Mean.” In The Generic Book , ed. G. Carlson and F. J. Pelletier, 300 -339. Chicago: Chicago...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 183–223.
Published: 01 April 2009
... general ability to identify intentions from the products of communicative behavior and our knowledge of stylistic conventions. This account avoids the difficulties that face rival attempts to analyze depiction in terms of resemblance. It also clarifies and explains the features that distinguish depictive...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (1): 1–41.
Published: 01 January 2011
... there are two distinct normative senses of 'ought', which actually exhibit different syntactic behavior, and then going on to argue that the deliberative sense of 'ought' relates agents to actions, rather than to propositions. It closes by drawing lessons for a range of issues in moral theory. © 2011...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (1): 116–121.
Published: 01 January 2019
..., such as the psychological and the structural, or the mechanistic and the teleological, stand in a many-to-many relation. Many different psychological mechanisms could generate the behaviors that fit into a given structure, and many different social structures could arise from a given psychological...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 541–545.
Published: 01 October 2018
... shift the empirical and normative expectations that are common within relevant reference networks. People tend to change their behavior when they have good reason to believe that others will do so as well, and when they have good reason to believe that others will shift their patterns of praise and...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (4): 575–578.
Published: 01 October 2015
... other-regarding behavior: we are accountable to others if we act in ways that violate their legitimate expectations of us. In addition, he claims, the praise and blame of accountability are rewards and sanctions that must be justified as fair or deserved. Attributability, by contrast, is not restricted...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (1): 121–123.
Published: 01 January 2003
... different mating strategies that males and females pursue. On this view, male sexual behavior is predatory, promiscuous, and opportunis- tic, while females are coy and choosy. Thus, males are likely to be more sexually aggressive than females would like, and males will tend to interpret attention from...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 495–519.
Published: 01 October 2001
.... O'Regan, J. K., and A. Noë. 2001 . “A Sensorimotor Account of Vision and Visual Consciousness.” Behavioral and Brain Sciences 24 : 000 -00. O'Shaughnessy, B. 1992 . “The Diversity and Unity of Action and Perception.” In The Contents of Experience , 216 -66. Ed. T. Crane. Cambridge: Cambridge...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 589–594.
Published: 01 October 2002
... alternative to Humeanism” (7). Ellis summarizes Humeanism in five theses (7): 1. That causal relations hold between logically independent events. 2. That the laws of nature are behavioral regularities of some kind that could, in principle, be found to exist in any field of inquiry...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (3): 317–358.
Published: 01 July 2012
... (WRP) and the strong rationalization principle (SRP). If S has a set of doxastic attitudes B, then WRP: B rationalizes some of S’s behavioral dispositions together with S 0s desires.8 SRP: There is no proper subset B 0 , B such that B 0 rationalizes S 0s beha...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (4): 547–551.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Jonathan Michael Kaplan Sober turns in the next chapter (“Parsimony in Psychology—Chimpanzee Mind-Reading”) to debates over how to interpret particular kinds of behavior in chimps. Is it more parsimonious to assume that chimpanzees are capable of representing the mental states of others (“mind...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (1): 163–167.
Published: 01 January 2015
... “conscious difference”? If we're talking about differences in what someone reports, or discrimination behavior more generally (and this appears to be what he has in mind), then what differences are relevant? Even very fine-grained features of neural states carry information about the environment and can have...