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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...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 397–420.
Published: 01 July 2001
...: Collected Works. Dordrecht: Kluwer. Jolley, Kelly Dean, and Michael Watkins. 1998 . “What Is It Like to Be a Phenomenologist?” Philosophical Quarterly 48 : 204 -9. Kaplan, David. 1989 . “Demonstratives: An Essay on the Semantics, Logic, Metaphysics, and Epistemology of Demonstratives and Other...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 497–537.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Nathan Salmon Cornell University 2002 The Philosophical Review, Vol. 111, No. 4 (October 2002) Demonstrating and Necessity Nathan Salmon 1. My title is meant to suggest a continuation of the sort...
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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...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (2): 173–238.
Published: 01 April 2023
... representation in a novel language. In the latter half of the paper I turn to some technical questions concerning the treatment of quantification and demonstrate various equivalences between the diagrammatic and logical representations and a fragment of the λ -calculus. A complete understanding of the finer...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (1): 81–122.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Jared Warren This essay clarifies quantifier variance and uses it to provide a theory of indefinite extensibility that I call the variance theory of indefinite extensibility. The indefinite extensibility response to the set-theoretic paradoxes sees each argument for paradox as a demonstration...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 423–462.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of the experience of pursuing them. Game play shows that our agency is significantly more modular and more fluid than we might have thought. It also demonstrates our capacity to take on an inverted motivational structure. Sometimes we can take on an end for the sake of the activity of pursuing that end. games...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 567–586.
Published: 01 October 2011
... foreknowledge and human freedom and the Ockhamist's way. In particular, this essay further demonstrates that when it comes to divine foreknowledge's compatibility with human freedom, the fundamental question is not the Ockhamist's question of whether God's beliefs about what an agent will do in the future...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 45–92.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Malte Willer A dynamic semantics for epistemically modalized sentences is an attractive alternative to the orthodox view that our best theory of meaning ascribes to such sentences truth-conditions relative to what is known. This essay demonstrates that a dynamic theory about might and must offers...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (2): 193–243.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Jeffrey E. Brower; Susan Brower-Toland This essay explores some of the central aspects of Aquinas's account of mental representation, focusing in particular on his views about the intentionality of concepts (or intelligible species). It begins by demonstrating the need for a new interpretation...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (4): 555–606.
Published: 01 October 2008
... Beauty awakens her degree of belief in heads should be one-third. This demonstrates that it can be rational for an agent who gains only self-locating beliefs between two times to alter her degree of belief in a non-self-locating claim. © 2008 by Cornell University 2008 Arntzenius, F. 2003...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 77–95.
Published: 01 January 2010
...John Turri In this essay I show how to reconcile epistemic invariantism with the knowledge account of assertion. My basic proposal is that we can comfortably combine invariantism with the knowledge account of assertion by endorsing contextualism about speech acts. My demonstration takes place...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 365–380.
Published: 01 July 2010
..., expressing the supervenience of the phenomenal on the physical, is necessary but not a priori. However, what Chalmers and Jackson demonstrate, if anything, is that the conditional that includes all the microphysical plus the phenomenal in the antecedent, and nonphenomenal macro facts (such as facts about...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (1): 119–152.
Published: 01 January 2015
.... The article demonstrates that the distinction between objective chance and epistemic probability can be drawn, and operationalized, at every level of description. There is, therefore, not a single distinction between objective and epistemic probability but a family of such distinctions. © 2014 by Cornell...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 371–398.
Published: 01 July 2018
... several representation theorems for probabilistic measures of causal strength—that is, I demonstrate how these measures can be derived from a set of plausible adequacy conditions. Third, I use these results to argue for a specific measure of causal strength: the difference that interventions on the cause...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (2): 191–214.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Ben Caplan Cornell University 2003 Bach, Kent. 1992a . Intentions and Demonstrations. Analysis 52 : 140 -46. ____. 1992b . Paving the Road to Reference. Philosophical Studies 67 : 295 -300. Braun, David. 1994 . Structured Characters and Complex Demonstratives...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 515–518.
Published: 01 October 2018
... knows what S is and seeks whether P belongs to it as one of its demonstrable attributes (i.e., whether it holds of S by necessity, or for the most part, without being part of its essence). At stage 4, she knows that P belongs to S as a demonstrable attribute and seeks why it belongs (the cause being...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (4): 487–516.
Published: 01 October 2006
... for the years of personal and intellectual friendship. 1. Most notably by Tyler Burge in “Sinning against Frege,” Philosophical Review 88 (1979): 398–432, and John Perry in “Frege on Demonstratives,” Philosophical Review 86 (1977): 494–97, reprinted with appendix in John Perry, The Problem...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (3): 427–431.
Published: 01 July 2004
... that experience has no causal role to play with respect to cognition or action. A central thesis of the book is that conscious attention is needed to under- stand what (some basic) uses of demonstrative expressions refer to. “When I say that knowledge of reference is provided by conscious attention...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (3): 359–398.
Published: 01 July 2005
... Blackwell. Crane, Tim. 1988 . The Waterfall Illusion. Analysis 48 : 142 -47. Evans, Gareth. 1981 . Understanding Demonstratives. In his Collected Papers , 291 -321. Oxford: Oxford University Press. ____. 1982 . Varieties of Reference . Oxford: Oxford University Press. Greenberg, Mark...