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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (3): 385–389.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Victor Caston Kalderon Mark Eli , Form without Matter: Empedocles and Aristotle on Color Perception . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2015 . 216 pp . © 2017 by Cornell University 2017 In this stimulating study, Mark Kalderon enlists the history of philosophy to pursue...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (1): 1–58.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Christian Onof; Dennis Schulting In his argument for the possibility of knowledge of spatial objects, in the Transcendental Deduction of the B-version of the Critique of Pure Reason , Kant makes a crucial distinction between space as “form of intuition” and space as “formal intuition...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (2): 308–310.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Robert Pasnau Dennis Des Chene, Life's Form: Late Aristotelian Conceptions of the Soul. Ithaca: Cornell University Press. Pp. viii, 220. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS Notes 1 Rappe refers in a footnote (102 n. 32...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (1): 31–88.
Published: 01 January 2004
.... ____. 1979 . Selected Philosophical Papers of Robert Boyle . Ed. M. A. Stewart. Manchester: Manchester University Press [includes “The Origin of Forms and Qualities according to the Corpuscular Philosophy” (OFQ)]. Chauvin, Stephanus. 1713 . Lexicon philosophicum . Leeuwarden: F. Halma. Reprinted...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (1): 138–141.
Published: 01 January 2008
...A. D. Carpenter Gail Fine, Plato on Knowledge and Forms: Selected Essays . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. 464 pp. Cornell University 2007 BOOK REVIEWS Jaegwon Kim, Physicalism, or Something Near Enough. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 351–374.
Published: 01 July 2009
... that are best solved by comparing the auxiliary to the timocrat, both of whom represent different forms of second-best morality. A lengthy discussion of the early education's effect on the spirited part shows how the auxiliary represents the best kind of moral agent that the second-best nature (silver-souled...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (3): 447–449.
Published: 01 July 2002
...Charlie Huenemann Thora Ilin Bayer, Cassirer's Metaphysics of Symbolic Forms. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001. Pp. 210. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS 447 the Gödelian terms once proposed by George Boolos. That is, give up trying to refute Kant by showing NE to be analytic...
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The Philosophical Review (2024) 133 (1): 92–95.
Published: 01 January 2024
...Margot Strohminger margot.strohminger@acu.edu.au Chudnoff Elijah , Forming Impressions: Expertise in Perception and Intuition . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2021 . xiv + 229 pp. © 2024 by Cornell University 2024 Thought experiments are a mainstay in philosophy...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (2): 129–168.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Anil Gomes; A. W. Moore; Andrew Stephenson For Kant, the human cognitive faculty has two subfaculties: sensibility and the understanding. Each has pure forms that are necessary to us as humans: space and time for sensibility; the categories for the understanding. But Kant is careful to leave open...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (2): 169–213.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Harvey Lederman This article presents a new interpretation of the great Ming dynasty philosopher Wang Yangming’s (1472–1529) celebrated doctrine of the “unity of knowledge and action” (知行合一). Wang held that action was not unified with all knowledge, but only with an elevated form of knowledge...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (4): 533–569.
Published: 01 October 2015
.... But—this essay argues—he also held that several perceptions form a whole only if the mind to which they belong supplies a “connexion” among them. In order to do so, it must contain a further perception or perceptions. But when the perceptions in question are all of those belonging to a given mind...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 567–586.
Published: 01 October 2011
... to be that that treatment is, despite its claims to the contrary, merely a form of Ockhamism—and a poorly developed form of Ockhamism at that. This essay replies to Fischer and Todd's specific objections. But, more importantly, it further clarifies the fundamental differences between the way it reconciles divine...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (2): 155–187.
Published: 01 April 2013
... and modal truth-makers depend on God? Very roughly, Leibniz’s own answers are: (1) God’s intellect and (2) a form of ontological dependence. The essay first distinguishes Leibniz’s account from two nearby (and often misunderstood) alternatives found in Descartes and Spinoza. It then examines Leibniz’s...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (4): 429–484.
Published: 01 October 2014
...) “aim at realization.” This essay traces the ills of direction of fit theory to a misunderstanding of Anscombe and proposes a cure that distinguishes theoretical and practical thought by appeal to a distinction between thought in the form of a state and thought in the form of an event. © 2014...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (2): 227–262.
Published: 01 April 2021
...David James Barnett Is self-knowledge a requirement of rationality, like consistency, or means-ends coherence? Many claim so, citing the evident impropriety of asserting, and the alleged irrationality of believing, Moore-paradoxical propositions of the form < p , but I don't believe that p...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (3): 385–449.
Published: 01 July 2021
...” demanding “demotion of space and time to mere forms of our sensory intuition.” This paper aims at an adequate understanding of Kant’s enigmatic idealist argument from handed objects, as well as an understanding of its relation to the other key supports of his idealism. The paper’s central finding...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (4): 451–472.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Caspar Hare Some moral theories (for example, standard, “ex post” forms of egalitarianism, prioritarianism, and constraint-based deontology) tell you, in some situations in which you are interacting with a group of people, to avoid acting in the way that is expectedly best for everybody. This essay...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (2): 205–239.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Jennifer Smalligan Marušić Locke seems to hold that we have knowledge of the existence of external objects through sensation. Two problems face Locke's account. The first problem concerns the logical form of knowledge of real existence. Locke defines knowledge as the perception of the agreement...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (1): 63–105.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Jacob M. Nebel The standard view of believes and other propositional attitude verbs is that such verbs express relations between agents and propositions. A sentence of the form “ S believes that p ” is true just in case S stands in the belief-relation to the proposition that p ; this proposition...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (2): 143–178.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of the view beyond its slogan form. As I argue, it turns out to be extraordinarily difficult to do so: straightforward attempts are either inconsistent or fail to capture the target idea. Making progress requires us to engage in more delicate metaphysics than we might have expected and, along the way, reveals...