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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (3): 469–471.
Published: 01 July 2000
...Alan Sidelle OCCASIONS OF IDENTITY: THE METAPHYSICS OF PERSISTENCE, CHANGE, AND SAMENESS. By André Gallois. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. Pp. xiii, 296. Cornell University 2000 BOOK REVIEWS sciousness (Andy Clark, Daniel Dennett, Ruth Millikan...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 541–545.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Bryce Huebner Bicchieri Cristina , Norms in the Wild: How to Diagnose, Measure, and Change Social Norms . New York: Oxford University Press , 2017 . 239 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 The individuals who constitute a society often develop overlapping networks of values...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 31–75.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Alison Simmons Cornell University 2001 The PhiZosophicaZReviezu, Vol. 110, No. 1 (January 2001) Changing the Cartesian Mind: Leibniz on Sensation, Representation and Consciousness Alison Simmons What did Leibniz have to contribute...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (1): 137–139.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Marleen Rozemond Machamer Peter McGuire J. E. , eds. Descartes's Changing Mind . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 2009 . xi +258 pp . © 2011 by Cornell University 2012 BOOK REVIEWS David Chalmers, The Character of Consciousness. New...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (2): 230–235.
Published: 01 April 2022
...L. A. Paul laurie.paul@yale.edu Pettigrew Richard , Choosing for Changing Selves . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2019 . 245 pp. © 2022 by Cornell University 2022 Choosing brings change. A major life choice, a “big decision,” as Edna Ullmann-Margalit termed...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (1): 79–105.
Published: 01 January 2014
... of the “Triple Theory,” which allies Rule Consequentialism with Kantian and Scanlonian Contractualism against Act Consequentialism as a theory of moral right. This critical notice argues that what underlies this change is a view of the deontic concept of moral rightness that ties it closely to blameworthiness...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 465–500.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Neil Sinhababu This essay defends a strong version of the Humean theory of motivation on which desire is necessary both for motivation and for reasoning that changes our desires. Those who hold that moral judgments are beliefs with intrinsic motivational force need to oppose this view, and many...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 527–531.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of time. It ought to have a significant impact—all sides having much to gain from engaging with the sophisticated level of discussion displayed throughout the book. Chapter 6 goes back to experiences of change, this time with a focus on “the element of experience that we associate with change seeming...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (1): 135–138.
Published: 01 January 2016
... is an exercise in faculty psychology. Having already stressed the limits of DA 's naturalistic perspective in the discussion of intellect, which unlike other psychological capacities does not have material changes directly involved in its exercise (chapter 11), Johansen turns in the penultimate chapter (chapter...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (1): 1–50.
Published: 01 January 2006
... feature having to do with counterfactual structure that plays an important role in such examples. This feature has to do with the sensitivity of the causal relationship (and, more specifi - cally, the sensitivity of certain of the counterfactuals associated with it) to changes in various other...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 89–92.
Published: 01 January 2000
...-perception is radically different from anything a philosopher today, functionalist or not, would find cred- ible: acts of sense-perception on Aristotle’s view do not require material changes in the sense-organs. Developed carefully throughout all six chap- ters, Johansen’s defense of this latter...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 532–535.
Published: 01 October 2018
... of the founding texts of the history and philosophy of science ( Kuhn 2012 ). For many years, the account of scientific change proposed in Structure has been the focal point of discussion of Kuhn's work. However, Kuhn continued to develop his views throughout the remainder of his career. In recent years...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (3): 463–467.
Published: 01 July 2021
... conversation is constantly changed by what we say in the conversation. Thus, adding to a conversation enacts conversational permissibility facts” (21). Such conversational exercitives then do not require speaker authority in order to enact norms, and ordinary conversational contributions that are governed...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 1–40.
Published: 01 January 2018
... iff it has parts and is not continuous,” where an object is continuous just in case “any two parts of it that exactly compose it are in contact with each other” ( 1986 , 142). In Descartes's case, this would need to be changed to the claim that an object is scattered just in case it is divisible...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (2): 215–245.
Published: 01 April 2003
... change over time, sometimes in predictable ways, as when middle age and par- enthood often temporize youthful radicalism or spontaneity with con- cerns for comfort, security, and predictability. In situations involving diachronic, intrapersonal conflicts of value, prudence—in particular, temporal...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (4): 433–468.
Published: 01 October 2005
... the course of some period of time cumulatively change the body’s instan- taneous velocity from what it was at the start of that period. The body’s velocity (that is, the speed and direction in which it is moving), in turn, causes the body to change its location in a certain way—that is, to fol- low...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 418–422.
Published: 01 July 2018
... Objective Becoming is therapy for those of us who, like Auden, feel alienated by the non-Euclidean space-time that modern physics offers us. Here is one way of understanding the tension. Suppose you think there is a real difference between the past, present, and future. And there is some kind of change...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (4): 545–547.
Published: 01 October 2005
... may allow one to predict rain, but fiddling with the reading will not change the weather. Woodward takes this connection with control as the metaphysical basis for an account of causation. The basic idea of his account of causation is this: (1) X causes Y iff (a) there is a possible...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 91–94.
Published: 01 January 2001
...- structing empirical theories by providing a suitable categorical framework for characterizing the entities posited by such theories. (83) Consider three instances of change: a particular quantity of water in a pan becomes ice; a particular tadpole becomes a frog; a particular piece of paper...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 199–240.
Published: 01 April 2001
... to have is not redness (Shoemaker 1994a) 1994b; Thau forthcoming); or whatever. For convenience, I will suppose that subjects enjoy successions of experiences that individually do not change in phenomenal character or content over time. For example, if a normal subject looks briefly...