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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2014) 123 (2): 205–229.
Published: 01 April 2014
... accommodate the intuitive idea that causation is an intrinsic relation between events. The second half (sections 3–4) explores the implications of these observations for the mental causation problem. In section 3, I first argue that the attempt of Karen Bennett (2003, 2008) and similar attempts to resolve the...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2016) 125 (3): 397–430.
Published: 01 July 2016
... Jonathan Bennett in effect interprets the result to mean that PSR entails that there are no contingent truths. But reflection on parallels in philosophy of mathematics shows it can equally be interpreted either as a proof that there are “too many” contingent truths to combine in a single conjunction or as...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2005) 114 (3): 297–326.
Published: 01 July 2005
...Karen Bennett Cornell University 2005 Adams, Robert. 1974 . Theories of Actuality. Nos 8 : 211 -31. ____. 1981 . Actualism and Thisness. Synthse 49 : 3 -41. Armstrong, D. M. 1989 . A Combinatorial Theory of Possibility . New York: Cambridge University Press. Bennett...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2002) 111 (1): 132–135.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Bennett W. Helm THE EMOTIONS: A PHILOSOPHICAL EXPLORATION. By Peter Goldie. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. Pages. vi, 265. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS I am not convinced by the way the authors try to distinguish preventing homosexuality...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2019) 128 (2): 237–240.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Thomas Hofweber Bennett Karen , Making Things Up . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2017 . xi + 260 pp . © 2019 by Cornell University 2019 Karen Bennett's book defends the layered picture of reality: some things are more fundamental than others. And as a book in metaphysics...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2018) 127 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Walter Ott Goldschmidt Tyron and Stapleford Scott , Berkeley's Principles Expanded and Explained . New York: Routledge , 2017 . xxviii + 231 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 More than two decades have passed since Jonathan Bennett asserted that “the majority of...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2004) 113 (1): 139–143.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Philosophical Review, Vol. 113, No. 1 (January 2004) Olli Koistinen and John Biro, editors, Spinoza: Metaphysical Themes. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. Pp. viii, 255. The editors of this volume, in their introduction, take Jonathan Bennett’s A Study of Spinoza’s Ethics as the exemplar for...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2004) 113 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Bennett’s A Study of Spinoza’s Ethics as the exemplar for the eleven essays collected here, hailing Bennett’s book as setting “new standards for philosophical research on Spinoza” (3). Bennett’s work is indeed a worthy model. Aside from its more generic virtues, such as learnedness and conceptual rigor...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2006) 115 (3): 317–354.
Published: 01 July 2006
... legitimacy of teleologi- cal explanation even with respect to God. That is, he denies divine provi- dence. This standard picture, Jonathan Bennett has notoriously argued, does not go far enough. Not only, according to Bennett, does Spinoza reject fi nal causation in physics and theology, but he also...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2001) 110 (4): 600–603.
Published: 01 October 2001
... specialist to get his or her teeth into. Despite the demands they make upon the reader, the contributions are of an almost uniformly high quality. The volume has its origins in a NEH Summer Seminar conducted by Jonathan Bennett, who himself contributes a character- istically elegant and lucid essay on...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2019) 128 (2): 143–178.
Published: 01 April 2019
... metaphysics (see, e.g., Bennett 2004 and Korman 2015 ). Plenitude not only promises to deliver a response to the paradoxes of material constitution that avoids intolerable arbitrariness, but has also been put to work in other ways: Karen Bennett (2004) argues that pluralists must endorse plenitude...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2003) 112 (2): 263–266.
Published: 01 April 2003
... Jonathan Bennett. Bonevac’s paper is an attempt to articulate a framework for how to argue for superve- nience claims (such as those that Lewis wants to make about the mental on the physical, or for the dispositional on the nondispositional). Bonevac claims that a defender of supervenience can invoke...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2013) 122 (2): 289–306.
Published: 01 April 2013
... Miracle Compatibilism .” Noûs 37 : 258 – 77 . Bennett J. 2003 . A Philosophical Guide to Conditionals . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Dummett M. 1993 [1986] . “ Causal Loops .” In The Nature of Time , ed. Flood R. Lockwood M. , 135 – 69 . Oxford...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2018) 127 (1): 140–144.
Published: 01 January 2018
... fact in the series describes the “sortalish” properties (using Karen Bennett's [2004] term) of material subjects at a time. This makes K-paths somewhat like forms. But they are not the Aristotelian's mysterious “principles” or “structures.” This makes quasi-hylomorphism quasi. Sattig says this is an...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2018) 127 (4): 523–528.
Published: 01 October 2018
... that (i) “exists” is a quantifier, and (ii) that this quantifier is unrestricted in its scope. The first claim, that “exists,” or better, “there is” (41), is a quantifier, has been argued for by a number of others (e.g., Bennett 1974, 228–32 ; Van Cleve 1999, 189 ; for an opposing view, see, e.g...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2002) 111 (1): 157–165.
Published: 01 January 2002
..., vol. 1: Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, Locke, Berkeley, Hume. By Jonathan Bennett. New York: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 2001. Pp. xix, 403. Learning from Six Philosophers, vol. 2: Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, Locke, Berkeley, Hume. By Jonathan Bennett. New York: Oxford...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 451–454.
Published: 01 July 2001
...), setting an enviable standard of precision for ongoing discussion, without unduly compromising readability. One is reminded of Bennett in some aspects of style (the rigor, the engagingly personal sense of one philosopher arguing with another) and content (phenomena as “logical constructions...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 454–456.
Published: 01 July 2001
... format (using formalism where appropriate), setting an enviable standard of precision for ongoing discussion, without unduly compromising readability. One is reminded of Bennett in some aspects of style (the rigor, the engagingly personal sense of one philosopher arguing with another) and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2003) 112 (2): 273–276.
Published: 01 April 2003
..., 1994), 232–33. 2 De Ipsa Natura 13, in Philosophical Essays, ed. Roger Ariew and Daniel Garber (Indi- anapolis: Hackett, 1989), 163. 3 Ibid. Jonathan Bennett traces Leibniz’s concerns about this aspect of Cartesianism with some care in Learning from Six Philosophers, vol. 1 (Oxford: Oxford...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2005) 114 (4): 535–539.
Published: 01 October 2005
... metaphysics” in Indi- viduals (1959) and The Bounds of Sense (1966) and Jonathan Bennett’s interpre- tation of Kant’s method as one of “unobvious analysis” in Kant’s Analytic (1966) and “Analytic Transcendental Arguments” (in Peter Bieri, Rolf-Peter Horst- mann, and Lorenz Krüger, eds., Transcendental...