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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (1): 99–117.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Jeffrey C. King Complex demonstratives (in the singular) are noun phrases that result from combining the determiners `this' or `that' with syntactically simple or complex common noun phrases such as `woman' or `woman who is taking her skis off'. Thus, `this woman', and `that woman who is taking her...
The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (3): 425–430.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Paul F. Snowdon Gasser Georg Stefan Matthias , eds., Personal Identity: Complex or Simple? Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2012 . xi+259 pp. © 2015 by Cornell University 2015 The papers in this collection are committed to contributing to the debate as to whether...
The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (2): 287–289.
Published: 01 April 2016
... . Princeton : Princeton University Press . Velleman David 1999 . “ Love as a Moral Emotion .” Ethics 109 : 338 – 74 . Brogaard Berit , On Romantic Love: Simple Truths about a Complex Emotion . New York : Oxford University Press , 2015 . xvi +270 pp. © 2016 by Cornell...
The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 469–472.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Muhammad Ali Khalidi DYNAMICS IN ACTION: INTENTIONAL BEHAVIOR AS A COMPLEX SYSTEM. By Alicia Juarrero. Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press, 1999. Pp. x, 288. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical hinu,Vol. 110, No. 3 uuly 2001...
The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 605–609.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Jason Stanley Jeffrey C. King, Complex Demonstratives: A Quantificational Account. Cambridge: MIT Press, Bradford Books, 2001. Pp. xiii, 207. Cornell University 2002 Evans, G. 1979 . Reference and Contingency. Monist 62 : 161 -89. Neale, S. Term Limits. In Philosophical...
The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (1): 29–57.
Published: 01 January 2009
... not. It also argues that Jones even now has a choice about the thousand-years-ago truth of that Jones sits at t . Those arguments do not require the complex machinery of Ockhamism, with its distinction between hard facts and soft facts; indeed, those arguments do not require any complex machinery at...
The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 45–92.
Published: 01 January 2013
... elegant explanations of a range of puzzling observations about epistemic modals. The first part of the story offers a unifying treatment of disputes about epistemic modality and disputes about matters of fact while at the same time avoiding the complexities of alternative theories. The second part of the...
The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (1): 1–41.
Published: 01 January 2014
... mathematical structure of a probability function does. The second mistake is that the hyperreals make too many distinctions. They have a much more complex structure than credences in ordinary propositions can have, so they make distinctions that don't exist among credences. While they might be useful for...
The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (1): 1–47.
Published: 01 January 2008
... female ones and despite the number of mosquitoes that don't carry the virus being ninety-nine times the number that do. Puzzling facts such as these have made generic sentences defy adequate semantic treatment. However complex the truth conditions of generics appear to be, though, young children grasp...
The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (2): 254–258.
Published: 01 April 2003
... the princi- ple: The meaning of a complex expression is determined by the meanings of its constituents and by its structure. (3) Recent discussion of compositionality branches in a number of different direc- tions, including (at least) disputes over the precise formulation of the princi...
The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (4): 547–551.
Published: 01 October 2017
... therefore more complex in that technical sense; parsimony again turns out to be relevant to model selection, but not for the reasons sometimes thought (232). In the final chapter (“Parsimony in Philosophy”), Sober applies the approaches he's developed to a grab bag of philosophical issues in which...
The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 January 2000
... is the logic of complex neutral relations; and the other is the role of neutral relations in the interpretation of language (and in our mental representation of reality). However, I hope enough has been said on the metaphysics of the issue to make clear why these topics are of interest ’and...
The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (3): 361–399.
Published: 01 July 2007
... and B. Hale, 60 -86. Blackwell: Oxford. Barnes, E. 2005 . “Vagueness in Sparseness: A Study in Property Ontology.” Analysis 65 : 315 -21. Brandom, R. 1996 . “The Significance of Complex Numbers for Frege's Philosophy of Mathematics.” Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 96 : 293...
The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 289–290.
Published: 01 April 2001
... convincing way. The problem of how an idealized model with far more complexity than can really exist in the world can accurately model the world is taken up in chapter 3. Here the relevant “simplicity”of the model is dis- cerned not in the infinitely complex fractal limiting trajectories, but in...
The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (3): 355–388.
Published: 01 July 2006
... ‘appeared-to F-ly’, one can ask in which ways one can be appeared to, and whether one may be appeared-to in a subject-independent or perspectivally connected manner. 363 SUSANNA SIEGEL Simple and Complex Contents Many philosophers hold that...
The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (3): 473–480.
Published: 01 July 2020
... complexes of physical phenomena such as color and shape. If physical phenomena are appearances, what are they appearances of? Brentano takes a broadly neo-Kantian line, standard in his time: The phenomena of light, sound, heat, spatial location and locomotion…are not something which really and truly...
The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (4): 643–646.
Published: 01 October 2020
... “Socratic Intellectualism,” introducing a more complex tripartite psychology in its place. She argues that one idea taken to be a central tenet of “Socratic Intellectualism,” that we always do what we believe is best, does not appear outside the Protagoras (see especially chapter 2). She observes that...
The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (3): 410–417.
Published: 01 July 2017
... instance, the assumption that nothing mental is ontologically fundamental and that a belief-desire psychology is legitimate, as well as the Language of Thought (LOT) hypothesis (after Fodor 1975 and Fodor and Pylyshyn 1988 ). That is, our thoughts are assumed to involve complex mental representations of...
The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 497–537.
Published: 01 October 2002
The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (4): 593–595.
Published: 01 October 2010
... introducing a complex federal structure into the U.S. Constitution. And of course the federal structure made it impossible to eliminate slavery without civil war. The basic worry is that a complex federative structure sets up a variety of points at which popular initiative can be vetoed. Furthermore, the...