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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (2): 284–288.
Published: 01 April 2004
... been divided into four groups (A, B, C, and D) of 10 people each: Compassion- Noncompassion- conducive situations conducive situations People behaving compassionately A, B, C A People behaving...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (2): 288–292.
Published: 01 April 2004
... compassion and to noncompassion, then this evidence also supports the existence of similar counterfactually experienced such situations. Doris does consider the possibility of appealing to counterfactual behavior but argues that such an appeal would be redundant because we can predict how a person would...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (4): 554–558.
Published: 01 October 2017
.... Insofar as it makes sense to think of these acts as having success conditions at all, it is not communicative success that is at issue, but something more open-ended. Lepore and Stone have a powerful argument for this claim. Vincent van Gogh said that “conscience is man's compass.” According to Grice...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (3): 367–371.
Published: 01 July 2014
... 2010 . “ Pejoratives .” Philosophy Compass 5 : 164 – 85 . doi:10.1111/j.1747–9991.2009.00274.x . Horn Laurence R 1989 . A Natural History of Negation . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . van Roojen Mark 1996 . “ Expressivism and Irrationality .” Philosophical...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (2): 288–290.
Published: 01 April 2005
...). Warnock thinks doctors should help their patients in this area, but she rejects a rights-based model of the doctor-patient relationship (112). On her view, doctors have a duty of compassion to their patients, which normally entails helping them try to conceive (109; also see 41–42). Warnock thinks...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 January 2001
... compassion that otherwise never would have formed; lessen the evil of pain, and (odds are) one lessens the great good of sympathy. Swinburne carefully canvasses a wide range of evils in this section and tries to show in each case how the elimination or diminution of the evil in question could...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (1): 95–97.
Published: 01 January 2002
.... We are left with a not unap- pealing Plato who can envision utopia while remaining clear-eyed about the prospects for human transformation. It would not be appropriate, within the compass of this short review, to engage in detailed interpretive combat with Hobbs. I would, however, note that...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 418–422.
Published: 01 July 2018
... . Emery Nina 2017 . “ Temporal Ersatzism .” Philosophical Compass 12 : 1 – 13 . Fine Kit 2005 . “ Tense and Reality .” In Modality and Tense: Philosophical Papers , 261 – 320 . New York : Oxford University Press . Russell Jeffrey S. 2016 . “ Temporary Safety Hazards...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (3): 352–356.
Published: 01 July 2019
... self. The textual support for this reading is very thin. Although in the context of cultivation of positive emotions like “loving kindness” and “compassion” Buddhaghosa states that the technique involved is that of “‘identifying oneself with all,’” and on Ganeri's reading this can be glossed as...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 154–158.
Published: 01 January 2021
... object of compassion. If our past and individual qualities make a difference to which objective values it makes sense for us to pursue, as they plausibly do, the worry that all meaningful lives are the same is out of place. Should we follow Calhoun here? I am not persuaded. For me, the most important...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 559–565.
Published: 01 October 2009
... Philosophy of Frank Jackson. Oxford: Clarendon Press. viii + 476 pp. Rea, Michael C., ed. 2009. Arguing About Metaphysics. Arguing About Philosophy. New York: Routledge. xii + 559 pp. Reilly, Richard. 2008. Ethics of Compassion: Bridging Ethical Theory and Religious Moral Discourse. Studies in...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (1): 149–155.
Published: 01 January 2007
... Cornell University 2007 BOOKS RECEIVED Acampora, Ralph R. 2006. Corporal Compassion: Animal Ethics and Philosophy of Body. Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press. xv + 201 pp. Addis, Mark. 2006. Wittgenstein: A Guide for the Perplexed. London: Continuum...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (3): 462–465.
Published: 01 July 2002
... satisfies both (LR) and (RL)—and he does not supply one—he must accept that truth satisfies both. It is not surprising that a book of such wide compass and so few pages raises many questions that it does not answer. Still, there is much of interest in McGinn’s book, and its lively style and...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (4): 641–647.
Published: 01 October 2013
... Adam . 2008 . “ The Binding Argument and Pragmatic Enrichment, or, Why Philosophers Care Even More Than Weathermen about ‘Raining’ .” Philosophy Compass 3 , no. 1 : 135 – 57 . Stephenson, Tamina. 2007. “Towards a Theory of Subjective Meaning.” PhD diss., MIT . Stephenson Tamina...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (2): 302–308.
Published: 01 April 2020
... about the Wave Function .” Philosophy Compass 14 , no. 7 . doi.org/10.1111/phc3.12611 . Einstein A. Podolsky B. Rosen N. 1935 . “ Can Quantum-Mechanical Description of Physical Reality Be Considered Complete? ” Physical Review 47 , no. 10 : 777 – 80...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (2): 293–302.
Published: 01 April 2004
... Francisco Brown. Sankt Augustin: Academia Verlag, 2003. Pp. 259. Who Rules in Science: An Opinionated Guide to the Wars. By James Robert Brown. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2001. Pp. xiii, 236. Setting the Moral Compass: Essays by Women Philosophers. By Cheshire Calhoun, editor. New York...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (1): 157–165.
Published: 01 January 2002
... Studien 18. By Wolfgang H. Schrader, ed. Atlantic Highlands: Rodopi, 2000. Pp. vii, 231. Skillful Means: The Heart of Buddhist Compassion. Society for Asian and Compar- ative Philosophy. By John W. Schroeder. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2001. Pp. xxii, 175. Companion to Heidegger's...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (2): 270–275.
Published: 01 April 2002
...: having the same rational species nature as the valuer and being the offspring of someone of the same species nature. Byrne seems to think that these are plausible loci of moral attitudes because they are plausible loci of natural attitudes: we naturally feel compassion for and identify with beings...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (3): 465–470.
Published: 01 July 2002
...). Unless McGinn has an argument that there is no property that satisfies both (LR) and (RL)—and he does not supply one—he must accept that truth satisfies both. It is not surprising that a book of such wide compass and so few pages raises many questions that it does not answer. Still, there is much...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (2): 277–287.
Published: 01 April 2003
..., 150. 281 BOOKS RECEIVED Compassion: A New Philosophy of the Other. Value Inquiry Book Series, vol. 134. By Werner J. Krieglstein. Atlantic Highlands: Rodopi, 2002. Pp. viii, 248. Knowledge by Agreement: The Programme of...