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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 (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 (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 (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 to the...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (1): 79–105.
Published: 01 January 2014
... “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 of...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 527–531.
Published: 01 October 2019
... perceptually represented change has a “dynamic aspect” (165), whether there is a “dynamic element in the phenomenal character” of experience (169), and so on. Prosser proposes to understand this central notion in terms of “those apparent features of time for which there is no spatial analogue” (1). Yet it's...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (1): 135–138.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Robert Howton  1. Aristotle's commitment to the identity of the formal and final cause of natural changes seems to require that Johansen see the actual , rather than potential, object of the relevant capacity as the formal cause of the change, since Aristotle takes the object in activity to...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 532–535.
Published: 01 October 2018
... 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, there...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (2): 231–234.
Published: 01 April 2014
... the argument, Syrianus holds that it rests on the premise that a change from (relevant) opposite to opposite requires a persisting substrate that undergoes that change. In the change from “living” to “dead” (a move from conjunction to separation of body and soul), Syrianus argues that it must be the...
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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 (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 (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 in...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 408–413.
Published: 01 July 2018
... what is said, or change it with their speech acts. So, a theoretical notion of context should at least identify the features of the utterance situation on which an interpretation depends, and account for the effects of speech acts on context. Providing a list of features on which interpretation depends...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (1): 128–131.
Published: 01 January 2005
... among the five actions that X performed are Cambridge actions, that is, they are simply relational changes in X, not “real” changes in X. The real change is in the Queen: she dies. X’s killing of the Queen is a Cam- bridge action; it takes its spatial and temporal location from (though it is not...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 91–94.
Published: 01 January 2001
... analytic metaphysics is that it may ease the task of con- 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...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): np.
Published: 01 January 2001
... Cornell University 2001 ISSN 0031-8108 THE Phiiosihicai Revzew0 January 2001 Conceptual-Role Semantics for Moral Terms Ralh Wedgwood I Changing the...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (1): 1–50.
Published: 01 January 2006
... changes in various other factors. Broadly speaking, a causal claim is sensitive if it holds in the actual circumstances but would not continue to hold in circumstances that depart in various ways from the actual cir- cumstances. A causal claim is insensitive to the extent to which it would continue...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 199–240.
Published: 01 April 2001
... not change in phenomenal character or content over time. For example, if a normal subject looks briefly at a tomato and then at a banana, we are to think of her as having two visual experiences e and e*) with different phenomenal characters and different contents. The phenomenal character of e...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 1–40.
Published: 01 January 2018
... Mesland letter, but also from the characterization in the Principles . 23. See Descartes's claim that his argument for the conservation of the total quantity of motion and rest brackets “some changes whose occurrence is guaranteed . . . by divine revelation,” which “our faith shows us...