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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (4): 449–495.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Ian Proops In the chapter of the Critique of Pure Reason entitled “The Paralogisms of Pure Reason” Kant seeks to explain how rationalist philosophers, including thinkers of the caliber of Descartes and Leibniz, could have arrived at what he considers to be certain erroneous, “dogmatic” conclusions...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (3): 499–503.
Published: 01 July 2023
... in: idealizations are actively relied on to achieve modeling techniques that would be impossible otherwise. They are a lever by which to torque a model into better alignment. This positive feature of idealizations accounts for the advantageous character of idealizations as a feature, not a bug. Chapter 8 moves...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (3): 341–348.
Published: 01 July 2019
... perceptual parts, and (3) viewing multimodal aspects of visual experience as exceptional rather than expected. An additional theme, addressed in chapter 6, concerns the audition of speech sounds and argues that meanings are not among the properties of speech that can be heard. In my view this chapter stands...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (1): 135–138.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Robert Howton Here as elsewhere Aristotle treats nutrition as an explanatory paradigm. The nutritive capacity itself serves as the efficient cause of this transformation (chapter 6). Johansen argues that all of the capacities of soul are likewise efficient causes of the changes they enable...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 428–430.
Published: 01 July 2001
... pursue one issue here, after sketching the project of each substantial chapter. (i) Chapter 2 supports moral theory construction over particularism. The latter is argued to have the disadvantage of entailing that we lack epistemic justification for our moral beliefs. Chapter 3...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (2): 231–234.
Published: 01 April 2014
... has evidently gone into producing this volume, and the result is a book that makes a significant contribution to research in this area and that most certainly delivers on its goal of helping us to see the Phaedo through late Neoplatonic spectacles. The book's seven chapters track the order...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 289–290.
Published: 01 April 2001
... chapter, Marion mounts an impressive attack on one of the standard interpretations of Wittgenstein’s philosophy of mathemat- ics-most notably proposed by Dummett-which equates Wittgenstein’s position with strict finitism. In particular, Marion shows that Wittgenstein was hostile to the argument...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (2): 243–246.
Published: 01 April 2006
... many efforts to defend a naturalistic approach to epistemology. He defends the view that knowledge is itself a natural phenomenon and, indeed, a natural kind and should be inves- tigated by epistemologists accordingly. That view is interestingly developed over six chapters. Chapter 1...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (2): 246–251.
Published: 01 April 2006
... accordingly. That view is interestingly developed over six chapters. Chapter 1 is devoted to broadly methodological issues. Kornblith argues that epistemology (and philosophy more generally) should be seen as continuous with natural science and that epistemologists should (largely) reject...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (2): 251–255.
Published: 01 April 2006
... many efforts to defend a naturalistic approach to epistemology. He defends the view that knowledge is itself a natural phenomenon and, indeed, a natural kind and should be inves- tigated by epistemologists accordingly. That view is interestingly developed over six chapters. Chapter 1...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (2): 255–258.
Published: 01 April 2006
... accordingly. That view is interestingly developed over six chapters. Chapter 1 is devoted to broadly methodological issues. Kornblith argues that epistemology (and philosophy more generally) should be seen as continuous with natural science and that epistemologists should (largely) reject...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (2): 259–262.
Published: 01 April 2006
... accordingly. That view is interestingly developed over six chapters. Chapter 1 is devoted to broadly methodological issues. Kornblith argues that epistemology (and philosophy more generally) should be seen as continuous with natural science and that epistemologists should (largely) reject...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (2): 263–267.
Published: 01 April 2006
... accordingly. That view is interestingly developed over six chapters. Chapter 1 is devoted to broadly methodological issues. Kornblith argues that epistemology (and philosophy more generally) should be seen as continuous with natural science and that epistemologists should (largely) reject...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (2): 234–238.
Published: 01 April 2014
... to inspire. The book's seven chapters fall naturally into three groups, each with its own distinctive central topic. These are the ontological argument and the necessity of God's being (chapters 1 and 2); the necessity of everything actual and the actuality of everything possible (chapters 3 and 4...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (4): 628–632.
Published: 01 October 2021
... introduction (‘Proem’), the first chapter is an analysis of the historical Parmenides’s argument, interpreting it through the lens of the PSR. This chapter, in itself, is something that will interest anyone concerned with pre-Socratic philosophy. The next two chapters concern the notion of substance. The first...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (1): 107–111.
Published: 01 January 2022
... issues that I found to be particularly fascinating, and touching on one point of critique. Chapters 1–5 address Kant’s views in his stages of development prior to the first Critique , with a focus on various forms of compatibilism which Allison reads Kant as endorsing at those points. Chapter 1...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 511–515.
Published: 01 October 2019
... philosophy’s past (ix), and, on the other, betrays the self-image of philosophy’s present. The book has six chapters. Chapters 1 and 2 set the stage by investigating, respectively, pre-Socratic “typologies” in antiquity and modernity. Chapter 3 examines “the meaning of ‘philosophy’”; chapter 4...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (2): 312–316.
Published: 01 April 2023
.... It is aimed at advanced specialists in normative theory and metaethics. However, I was pleased to see that some of the chapters are accessible to students. In particular, Chapter 5, in which Swanton explains and defends the basic features of target-centered virtue ethics, can (and should!) be incorporated...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (4): 629–633.
Published: 01 October 2023
... adapting as a procedural metamodel of action how to train adaptability how masters educate others in adaptive agency Each of these seven is explored individually in the second chapter of the book, with all claims based in sources from Han and pre-Han texts. The book is divided into six...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (3): 378–385.
Published: 01 July 2019
... aims to solve it via an informational teleosemantic theory. In this review, we provide a chapter-by-chapter summary followed by some critical discussion. Chapter 1 outlines the book's project. Neander is interested in the phenomenon of intentionality, which she introduces through everyday...