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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (3): 459–462.
Published: 01 July 2000
...D. Gene Witmer FROM METAPHYSICS TO ETHICS: A DEFENCE OF CONCEPTUAL ANALYSIS. By Frank Jackson. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. Pp. ix, 174. Cornell University 2000 BOOK REvlEWS necessarily and so our beliefs about them cannot counterfactually depend...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Ralph Wedgwood Cornell University 2001 The Philosophical Review, Vol. 110, No. 1 Uanuary 2001) Conceptual Role Semantics for Moral Terms Ralph Wedgwood One of the central questions of metaethics is semantical. An answer to this semantical...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 315–360.
Published: 01 July 2001
...David J. Chalmers; Frank Jackson The Philosophical Review, Vol. 110, No. 3 uuly 2001) Conceptual Analysis and Reductive Explanation David J. Chalmers and Frank Jackson 1. Introduction Is conceptual analysis required for reductive explanation? If there is...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 433–485.
Published: 01 October 2018
... University 2018 quantifiers epistemic modals dynamic semantics counterpart theory conceptual covers Imagine that there is a lottery with only two tickets, a blue ticket and a red ticket. The tickets are also numbered 1 through 2, but we don't know which color goes with which number...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (1): 35–82.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Paolo Santorio Know-how and expressivism are usually regarded as disjoint topics, belonging to distant areas of philosophy. This paper argues that, despite obvious differences, the two debates have important similarities. In particular, semantic and conceptual tools developed by expressivists can...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (2): 264–268.
Published: 01 April 2018
... between knowledge, on the one hand, and assertion and practical reasoning, on the other. At the end of chapter 10, Hill takes note of this response. He even concedes that conceptual dualism is compatible with his preferred (that is, perceptual/representational) account of experiential awareness...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 41–71.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., applying to actions, that our concept of moral wrongness picks out, and there is also a conceptual role R that our concept of moral wrongness plays. The referential stability thesis is the following: necessarily if an agent has a concept W that plays role R, then W denotes P. © 2018 by Cornell...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (3): 359–398.
Published: 01 July 2005
...Jeff Speaks Cornell University 2005 Armstrong, David. 1968 . A Materialist Theory of the Mind . London: Routledge and Kegan Paul. Byrne, Alex. 2005 . Perception and Conceptual Content. In Contemporary Debates in Epistemology , ed. E. Sosa and M. Steup. 213 -50. London: Basil...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 483–523.
Published: 01 October 2000
... reasons for, that is, to justify, our beliefs about the world: And, according to him, no state that does not have conceptual content can be a reason for a belief. Now, there are many ways in which Evans’s basic idea, that perceptual content is nonconceptual, might be developed; some of...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Alan Nelson J. A. Cover and John O'Leary-Hawthorne, Substance and Individuation in Leibniz. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. Pp. x, 307. Cornell University 2004 Adams, R. 1994 . Leibniz . New York: Oxford University Press. Mates, B. 1985 . The Philosophy of...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (1): 139–143.
Published: 01 January 2004
... the eleven essays collected here, hailing Bennett’s book as setting “new standards for philosophical research on Spinoza” (3). Bennett’s work is indeed a worthy model. Aside from its more generic virtues, such as learnedness and conceptual rigor, perhaps what is most distinctive about Bennett’s...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (1): 153–155.
Published: 01 January 2015
... muddled to a less sympathetic eye. Here it's worth singling out his development of the concept of a degenerate power, according to which a thing has a power to do such and such just in case it's actually doing such and such. Stuart offers this conceptual analysis as a way of making Locke's definition of...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (2): 139–168.
Published: 01 April 2006
..., according to functionalists, guarantees mental duplication, including duplication in qualia.1 The absent qualia hypothesis can be understood in three ways: a) that absent qualia are nomically possible; b) that absent qualia are metaphysically possible; c) that absent qualia are conceptually...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (2): 286–289.
Published: 01 April 2000
... cluster of tra- ditional philosophical issues surrounding the interpretation of the seman- tics of modal logic as merely a quaint, “popular ideology concerning a conceptual framework which itself admits of many possible uses.” This ideology, he continues, has now been supplanted by a more...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 91–94.
Published: 01 January 2001
... are dis- covering that progress on fundamental issues in, say, philosophy of mind, requires delving into metaphysics. Questions about the nature of minds and their contents, like those concerning free action, personal identity, or the existence of God, belong to applied metaphysics. They...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (3): 473–480.
Published: 01 July 2020
... nature of immediate self-evidence, we can only conceptualize immediate self-evidence by contrasting it with experiences that lack it. Thus I judge that the law of noncontradiction is true with immediate self-evidence, whereas my judgment that there is a tree is not accompanied by immediate self-evidence...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (1): 140–146.
Published: 01 January 2017
... which control is realized in the long haul by a deliberatively constituted decision procedure. He develops this model by rejecting the obvious possibility of conceptualizing democratic control as intentional control, by which “the people exercise popular control insofar as they intentionally use their...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (3): 410–415.
Published: 01 July 2015
... say that Socrates is pale because Socrates's paleness exists, or that Socrates's paleness exists because Socrates is pale? Benjamin Schnieder (2006) claims it is the latter because, in conceptual explanations, the explanans ought to be simpler than the explanandum— Socrates is conceptually simpler...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (1): 136–138.
Published: 01 January 2005
... philosophers com- pletely familiar with the usual options on truth. Chapter 5 covers the relationship between truth, time, and propositions. Chapter 6 discusses two “modest” views about truth that take truth to be a prop- erty of propositions: first, Horwich’s minimalism, and finally Künne’s own view...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (4): 441–480.
Published: 01 October 2015
... referee for encouraging me to discuss this point. 13. This is how Langton (1998) characterized Kantian ignorance of things in themselves. 14. This focus on canonical modes of identification can be seen as an application of Aloni's (2005a, 2005b, 2008) “conceptual covering” view of...