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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 627–632.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Kent Bach CONCEPTS: WHERE COGNITIVE SCIENCE WENT WRONG. By Jerry A. Fodor. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. Pp. xii, 174. Cornell University 2000 BOOK REVIEWS dez’s project, where having a concept is linked to having linguistic abilities. So for...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (4): 509–587.
Published: 01 October 2016
... knowledge.” Whatever else it takes for an agent's credences to amount to knowledge, their success, or accuracy, must be the product of cognitive ability or skill . The brand of Bayesianism developed here helps ensure this ability condition is satisfied. Cognitive ability, in turn, helps make credences...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 180–185.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Michael Rescorla Nicholas Shea , Representation in Cognitive Science . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2018 . xi + 292 pp . © 2021 by Cornell University 2021 Nicholas Shea's writings are required reading for philosophers of mind, especially those interested in the mind...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (2): 304–308.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Robert D. Rupert Clark Andy , Supersizing the Mind: Embodiment, Action, and Cognitive Extension . New York : Oxford University Press , 2008 . xxix +286 pp . © 2012 by Cornell University 2012 BOOK REVIEWS Frederick C. Beiser, Diotima’s Children...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 621–623.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Alan Millar THE BODY IN MIND: UNDERSTANDING COGNITIVE PROCESSES. By Mark Rowlands. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999, Pp. x, 270. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical Review, Vol. 110, No. 4 (October 2001) THE BODY...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (2): 251–298.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Zoe Jenkin According to a traditional picture, perception and belief have starkly different epistemic roles. Beliefs have epistemic statuses as justified or unjustified, depending on how they are formed and maintained. In contrast, perceptions are “unjustified justifiers.” Core cognition is a set...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (3): 323–393.
Published: 01 July 2020
...E. J. Green A venerable view holds that a border between perception and cognition is built into our cognitive architecture and that this imposes limits on the way information can flow between them. While the deliverances of perception are freely available for use in reasoning and inference, there...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (1): 1–47.
Published: 01 January 2008
... give voice to our most cognitively primitive generalizations and that this hypothesis accounts for a variety of facts ranging from acquisition patterns to cross-linguistic data concerning the phonological articulation of operators. I go on to develop an account of the nature of these cognitively...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 266–269.
Published: 01 April 2009
... Method is to lead us from any true idea we may happen to have to the point at which we uncover the true idea of God. On any interpretation, though, eliciting the true idea of God is crucial for Spinoza because the highest kind of cognition (identified in the Ethics as scientia intuitiva) proceeds in...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 463–509.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Jack C. Lyons The paper offers a solution to the generality problem for a reliabilist epistemology, by developing an “algorithm and parameters” scheme for type-individuating cognitive processes. Algorithms are detailed procedures for mapping inputs to outputs. Parameters are psychological variables...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 147–190.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Daniel Sutherland Despite the importance of Kant's claims about mathematical cognition for his philosophy as a whole and for subsequent philosophy of mathematics, there is still no consensus on his philosophy of arithmetic, and in particular the role he assigns intuition in it. This inquiry sets...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (3): 337–393.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Selim Berker When it comes to epistemic normativity, should we take the good to be prior to the right? That is, should we ground facts about what we ought and ought not believe on a given occasion in facts about the value of being in certain cognitive states (such as, for example, the value of...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 495–519.
Published: 01 October 2001
... visuomotor action, on the other. This “dual visual systems” hypothesis, which finds many echoes in various other bodies of cognitive scientific research, poses a prima facie challenge to the Assumption of Experience-Based Control. More importantly, it provides (I shall argue) fuel for an alternative and...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (3): 339–342.
Published: 01 July 2014
... developing the central notion of an “evaluative cognition” (chap. 1). For Aristotle, among the things we (fallibly) cognize or discern in the world is the value of things (in particular, their value for us ). This discernment of things as valuable or good is a bona fide act of cognition, which however has...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 171–175.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Jakub Szymanik Paul Pietroski , Conjoining Meanings: Semantics without Truth Values . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2018 . x + 393 pp . © 2021 by Cornell University 2021 What is the relation between semantics and cognition? There are at least two natural approaches to...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (2): 235–266.
Published: 01 April 2000
... understanding Kant’s critical philosophy. For, as Kant himself claimed, all the distinctive claims of this philosophy rest on, and develop out of, a detailed account of the way all our1 cognition of things requires both intuitions and concepts.’ Unfortunately, interpreting Kant’s distinction between...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (1): 138–141.
Published: 01 January 2019
... origins and potential source of future creativity in this field, namely, pragmatism, Gallagher claims. In the first two chapters of the book, Gallagher looks at the big picture and the most general trends in nonclassical cognitive science and philosophy of mind. There is a lot of diversity in the...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (1): 126–130.
Published: 01 January 2019
... who maintain that perceptual experiences have fixed potential to support beliefs, Siegel says experiences that share content and phenomenal character can differ epistemically. In particular, they can differ by degree in their capacity to support cognition. Thus, they are assessable epistemically, as...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 281–285.
Published: 01 April 2017
... that helps us rediscover the third Critique as making a pivotal contribution to Kant's theory of cognition and thus as a necessary complement to the first Critique . Now presented as a whole, The Normativity of Nature embodies the full force of these careful and transformative efforts. The...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (3): 427–431.
Published: 01 July 2004
... Consciousness. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Pp. vii, 267. What is the role of conscious experience in action and cognition? John Camp- bell’s answer in Reference and Consciousness begins from ideas he thinks are part of common sense: When our actions are directed toward particular things—as...