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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (3): 422–425.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Jeffrey Moriarty McMahon Christopher , Public Capitalism: The Political Authority of Corporate Executives . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2013 . viii+206 pp. © 2015 by Cornell University 2015 My boss tells me to make coffee. Why should I do it? One answer...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 125–130.
Published: 01 January 2018
... and republican political philosophy. Second, to show that this marriage bears important progeny, in the form of a theory of property-owning democracy (POD). Third, to show that POD is the marriage's only legitimate child. Welfare-state capitalism and worker control, in other words, are not legitimate heirs...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 145–149.
Published: 01 January 2021
... and the contemporary context, with the aim of highlighting some of these new lines of inquiry. In chapter 7, Thakkar shows that Plato's ideal theory can illuminate Marx's critique of capitalism and so shed light on the actual world. According to Plato, the purpose of society is to fulfill human needs...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 January 2001
... about human society” (vii), and he criticizes his view of women’s incapacity for political life, his inadequate theory of repre- sentation, his acceptance of slavery (however mitigated by his recognition of the slave’s rights as a person), his argument for capital punishment, and his defense...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (1): 158–163.
Published: 01 January 2023
... against the idea that erotic involvement with one’s student is compatible with pedagogical responsibility. “Sex, Carceralism, Capitalism” examines the arguments for, and consequences of, relying on state power in matters of sex. The essay has a dual focus: on legalistic strategies to end prostitution...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (4): 525–554.
Published: 01 October 2008
... enough to make us cautious and seek confirmation for Kripke’s conclusion elsewhere. We find itin the semantics of “concealed” questions. Consider the following sentence: (6) John knows the capital of Fiji. (6) has two...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 537–540.
Published: 01 October 2019
... they want as long as they have real and fair opportunities not to do so. Anderson does not seem to reject this principle. But she argues that most people are, as a matter of fact, forced to work under a private government. This is due to both the nature of modern capitalism and the default rules...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (1): 163–167.
Published: 01 January 2023
..., the social order the book advocates—the Open Society (always capitalized, as if the proper name of a religion or political party)—is never formally defined. It is loosely characterized variously as an evolved system of “increasingly impartial and wide-ranging … rules and norms” (215) and “an ever-increasing...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 104–107.
Published: 01 January 2001
..., but elsewhere as well) that some definitions of emotion are “moralized.”Elster capitalizes on the distinction between being enti- tled to have emotions and their simply having them, but I would want to argue that, at least sometimes, the notion of being entitled is an essential ingredient...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (4): 597–601.
Published: 01 October 2016
... beliefs” (232). But he thinks Hume nonetheless has in hand something that provides “after all, just when hope had been lost, a satisfactory principle for determining which exercises of reason to accept and which to reject” (230). This apparent panacea Garrett calls, and capitalizes, the “Title...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (2): 285–288.
Published: 01 April 2005
... overall; on this ground, they judge a move from an income to a consumption tax unjusti- fied. Similarly, whether exemptions such as those for capital gains, charitable donations, and mortgage payments are justifiable depends on whether the gov- ernment is pursuing a legitimate aim and on how...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (3): 413–416.
Published: 01 July 2003
... to be able to recover them at this late stage, in a Caribbean whose consciousness has been so thoroughly shaped first by colonialism and then by global capitalism’s mass media. The most successful pole of indigenous resistance in the region has been Rastafari, which represents more a re-coding...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (2): 219–250.
Published: 01 April 2007
... exerts a huge infl uence’. So it might be thought that, despite appearances, ‘some European countries’ is not within the scope of ‘in Africa’. However, the sentence ‘In Africa, most government changes take place after a direct interference from some European capital or other’, whose truth value...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 101–104.
Published: 01 January 2001
... are not uses. Meanings are concepts or, perhaps, properties (20-21). The role uses play is in constituting meaning properties, in analyz- ing the property relating a word to a concept; for example (using Horwich’s convention of capitalization to refer to concepts), ‘x means DOG’consists in ‘x has...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 532–536.
Published: 01 October 2019
... edifice inquiring into social and racial epistemology, racial capital, and the remarkably and enduringly white sociology of the profession. The purpose of Black Rights/White Wrongs , then, is at once straightforward and herculean—to systematize twenty years of philosophy to once and for all unseat...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (4): 637–642.
Published: 01 October 2012
... Philosophy Can Tell You about Your Lover. Chicago: Open Court. Klein, Daniel B. 2012. Knowledge and Coordination: A Liberal Interpretation. New York: Oxford University Press. Kramer, Matthew H. 2011. The Ethics of Capital Punishment: A Philosophical Inves- tigation of Evil and Its Consequences...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (3): 345–383.
Published: 01 July 2017
... say that Mary has learned Rome because she has learned the capital of Italy; and if Mark has learned where to find good groceries in New York, he has not thereby learned Fairways (see Cumming 2008, 533–34 ). 7 The objectualist would have to analyze the quantitative gradability of ‘learn...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (3): 395–431.
Published: 01 July 2020
... by Fredric Jameson in his treatment of conspiracy theory, which he calls “the poor person’s cognitive mapping in the postmodern age…a degraded figure of the total logic of late capital, a desperate attempt to represent the latter’s system” ( 1988b : 356). Jameson’s point is that conspiracy theorizing...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 627–632.
Published: 01 October 2000
... content (reference) is, as we learned from Frege, necessary but not sufficient. Unfortunately, Fodor’s notation makes it seem as if this is sufficient. He refers to concepts by using locutions like ‘the concept COW and ‘the concept RED SQUARE’, as if putting ordinary words or phrases in capital...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (3): 409–414.
Published: 01 July 2006
... Cornell University 2006 BOOKS RECEIVED Ackerman, Bruce, Anne Alstott, Philippe Van Parijs, and others. 2006. Redesigning Distribution: Basic Income and Stakeholder Grants as Alternative Cornerstones for a More Egalitarian Capitalism. The Real Utopias Project...