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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 (2000) 109 (3): 434–438.
Published: 01 July 2000
... of assent-under which the self selects the propositional interpretation (lekton) of its perceptual impressions-un- derwrites Epictetus s originality by expanding the functions of this facultyS3 But this interpretation of Epictetus appears to threaten Stoic compatibil- ism, since his transcendental self...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (2): 303–307.
Published: 01 April 2021
... consistently while retaining thesis B. Antitraditionalists think B conflicts with Hume's introductory characterization of how impressions of reflection (such as desires) are caused (T 1.1.2.1), his description of the influence of belief on action (T. 1.3.10), and the wording of his first argument...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (3): 405–409.
Published: 01 July 2003
... rigorous and philologically sophisticated treatment of this body of texts to date. Bobzien’s discussion abounds with acute observation and attractive solutions to longstanding textual and interpretative problems. The book is as impressive in its details as in its main lines of argument. Since...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (3): 385–389.
Published: 01 July 2017
... and the Parva naturalia , as well as in the Categories and Metaphysics , and it is reasonable to understand the discussion of the signet ring in On the Soul 2.12 in just the same way. Kalderon has to concede this, of course, and so in the end maintains that an impression must be understood in both...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (4): 597–601.
Published: 01 October 2016
..., nineteenth, the twentieth centuries. The concerns of philosophers today lead him to expect Hume to remain a “landmark figure” for some time. The book is very well written, in a clear, sympathetic voice. It is impressively comprehensive, giving sensitive accounts of more or less the full range of Hume's...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (3): 432–434.
Published: 01 July 2003
... that there is fire nearby irre- spective of whether it is my or your visual impression. Thus, my awareness of your visual impression provides a ground for me to believe this. Analogously, the rewarding experience of the enveloping qualities of the water provides grounds for the desirability of swimming...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (4): 533–569.
Published: 01 October 2015
.... 29. In the quoted passage, Hume writes only that our senses cannot deceive us “in the situation and relations, [more] than in the nature of our impressions ” (T 1.4.2.7; SBN 190, boldface added). But he supports this with a claim about perceptions in general: “Since all actions and sensations...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (3): 511–518.
Published: 01 July 2013
... that are altogether different from the representations that figure in the awareness of physical states. Let us assume that this is the case. Is it any surprise that awareness that is supported by altogether different representations would give rise to an impression that the represented phenomena are different...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 289–290.
Published: 01 April 2001
... chapter, Marion mounts an impressive attack on one of the standard interpretations of Wittgenstein’s philosophy of mathemat- ics-most notably proposed by Dummett-which equates Wittgenstein’s position with strict finitism. In particular, Marion shows that Wittgenstein was hostile to the argument...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (3): 422–424.
Published: 01 July 2003
... Chalmers. All the papers here are of high quality and well worth careful attention— individually very impressive. A bit less impressive, from my point of view, is the organization of the whole. The volume is generally arranged around the ques- tion of who is in favor of physicalism and who against...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 132–134.
Published: 01 January 2001
... (the “atomism”that treats desires as impressions and their “con- tents” as mere associated ideas, the details of the mechanism of sympathy) that he thinks can be improved without damage to the main line of argument. More controversially, perhaps, he also displays a consistent willingness to “regiment...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (2): 308–310.
Published: 01 April 2002
... all the way back to the ancients and all the way forward to the likes of Fodor and Block. In what follows I will make a number of criticisms, but the main impression I want to leave is that this is a book well worth reading. Des Chene is very quick to conclude that this scholastic material he has...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (2): 269–272.
Published: 01 April 2015
... strengths, Sklar's survey is both impressively extensive and accurate. As such, the work supplies “theory T” readers with a great array of formal innovations that do not align readily with their conceptual categories. Simple illustration : a common classical method for evading the “stability of matter...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 286–289.
Published: 01 April 2001
..., in the last chapter, Marion mounts an impressive attack on one of the standard interpretations of Wittgenstein’s philosophy of mathemat- ics-most notably proposed by Dummett-which equates Wittgenstein’s position with strict finitism. In particular, Marion shows that Wittgenstein was hostile...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 523–528.
Published: 01 October 2018
... discussed, Stang's project is incredibly ambitious. It is also enormously rich. Even if one comes away unconvinced by the details of some of Stang's arguments, the overall case that he makes for the centrality of Kant's modal metaphysics to his overall philosophical outlook is both impressive and extremely...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (4): 567–571.
Published: 01 October 2004
...- strate the impressive growth and development in medieval philosophy of mind during the century immediately following the influx of the Aristotelian texts. Second, the universities at Paris and Oxford were the main centers of theo- logical and philosophical thought in the thirteenth and fourteenth...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (4): 537–556.
Published: 01 October 2004
... in the Introduction and then articulates them in due course. He articulates the norm of clarity early in Part 1: we will achieve full clarity in our ideas only when we trace them back to their origins in our impressions (15– 16; 1.1.6.1). He articulates the evidentiary norms for causal inferences after he has...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (3): 441–463.
Published: 01 July 2007
... : 303 -57. ____. 2006 . “Phenomenal Impressions.” In Perceptual Experience , ed. Tamar Szabó Gendler and John Hawthorne, 316 -53. Oxford: Oxford University Press. ____. n.d . “Inner Sense Until Proven Guilty.” Unpublished manuscript, University of Michigan. Payne, Thomas E. 1997...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (3): 473–478.
Published: 01 July 2002
... strategies for understanding context-sensitivity. Stern is impressed by and hopes to exploit various affinities among metaphors, indexicals, and demonstratives. All three devices make context-dependent contributions to the propositions expressed by utterances in which they occur. Which place counts...