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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2016) 125 (1): 83–134.
Published: 01 January 2016
... discussion. It argues that to mislead is to disrupt the pursuit of the goal of inquiry—that is, to discover how things are. Lying is seen as a special case requiring assertion of disbelieved information, where assertion is characterized as a mode of contributing information to a discourse that is sensitive...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2017) 126 (2): 191–217.
Published: 01 April 2017
... about the knowledge that Mary acquires. What the gods might lack despite their propositional omniscience is not any distinctive kind of information, but certain abilities of introspection. The motivating idea is that knowledge one acquires by exercising introspective abilities cannot fail to be...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2019) 128 (1): 1–61.
Published: 01 January 2019
... and not p⌝ and ⌜Not p and might p⌝ are inconsistent? To make sense of this situation, I propose a new theory of epistemic modals that aims to account for their subtle embedding behavior and shed new light on the dynamics of information in natural language. © 2019 by Cornell University 2019...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 151–196.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Daniel Hoek Conversational exculpature is a pragmatic process whereby information is subtracted from, rather than added to, what the speaker literally says. This pragmatic content subtraction explains why we can say “Rob is six feet tall” without implying that Rob is between 5 ′11.99″ and 6 ′0.01...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2016) 125 (1): 35–82.
Published: 01 January 2016
... provides the resources to formulate a nonfactualist account of know-how. On this account, know-how has a kind of nonpropositional content and plays the role of guiding performance of action, rather than recording information from the environment. © 2016 by Cornell University 2016 know-how...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2001) 110 (4): 495–519.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Andy Clark How should we characterize the functional role of conscious visual experience? In particular, how do the conscious contents of visual experience guide, bear upon, or otherwise inform our ongoing motor activities? According to an intuitive and (I shall argue) philosophically influential...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2017) 126 (3): 417–420.
Published: 01 July 2017
... metacognitive belief-producing system consisting of an information producer and an endorsement mechanism. The endorsement mechanism either endorses or rejects the content generated by the information producer, and endorsed content results in a belief. The reliability of this two-step process depends on the...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2014) 123 (1): 112–116.
Published: 01 January 2014
... peering into our bedrooms. Similarly, governments mandate informational privacy by requiring secure health records, protecting professional confidences, and limiting the information sharing and gathering practices of online vendors. Some privacies are so important to individuals that they should be...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 315–360.
Published: 01 July 2001
.... (From now on we will abbreviate ‘PAT’as ‘PT’,and similarly for other conjunctions among the four statements discussed in this section.) (2) Indexical truths. As described, the information contained in PT specifies a world objectively. For this reason, it does not imply any indexical...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2019) 128 (3): 378–385.
Published: 01 July 2019
... aims to solve it via an informational teleosemantic theory. In this review, we provide a chapter-by-chapter summary followed by some critical discussion. Chapter 1 outlines the book's project. Neander is interested in the phenomenon of intentionality, which she introduces through everyday...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2013) 122 (1): 45–92.
Published: 01 January 2013
... . 2006 . “ Living the Life Aquatic: Does Presupposition Accommodation Mandate Dynamic Semantics? ” webspace.utexas.edu/deverj/personal/papers/aquatic.pdf . Does Jaap van der Groeneveld Willem Veltman Frank . 1997 . “ An Update on Might .” Journal of Logic Language and Information 6...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2004) 113 (4): 577–582.
Published: 01 October 2004
... Bermuda. According to popular informed- desire accounts of a person’s good, if George would desire to take a vacation to Bermuda upon being made fully aware of what his experience of the vacation would be like and of all the consequences therein, then this course of action would benefit him. This does...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2004) 113 (4): 574–577.
Published: 01 October 2004
.... Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002. Pp. xi, 135. George, feeling stressed and anxious about the criminal investigation into his firm’s accounting practices, decides that it would do him good to get away and take a long, relaxing vacation in Bermuda. According to popular informed- desire...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2015) 124 (1): 163–167.
Published: 01 January 2015
... representations are, roughly, the kinds of representations that Marr (1982) had in mind when he discussed the “2 ½ D sketch”: a 3D world is represented, but not in a way that abstracts from the viewpoint of the observer. For Prinz, such a representation is attended just if the information it represents is...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2003) 112 (3): i.
Published: 01 July 2003
... for publication in the Philosophical Review (links to manuscript submission instructions and the journal’s style sheet can be found in the “Information for Con- tributors” section of our website, www.arts.cor- nell.edu/philrev). In addition, the cover letter should clearly identify the manuscript...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2003) 112 (2): i.
Published: 01 April 2003
... Philosophical Review (links to manuscript submission instructions and the journal’s style sheet can be found in the “Information for Con- tributors” section of our website, www.arts.cor- nell.edu/philrev). In addition, the cover letter should clearly identify the manuscript as a submission to the Young...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2004) 113 (1): i.
Published: 01 January 2004
... for publication in the Philosophical Review (links to manuscript submission instructions and the journal’s style sheet can be found in the “Information for Con- tributors” section of our website, www.arts.cor- nell.edu/philrev). In addition, the cover letter should clearly identify the manuscript...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2015) 124 (1): 119–152.
Published: 01 January 2015
... with determinism and that any use of probability in a deterministic world is purely epistemic, reflecting nothing but an observer's lack of complete information. This view was held by Popper (1982) and Lewis (1986) and has recently been defended by Schaffer (2007) . Other authors defend...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2018) 127 (3): 408–413.
Published: 01 July 2018
... how they are encoded in language or thought. The central notion remains the common ground (CG), a body of information presumed shared by interlocutors, defined in terms of mutual acceptance: in its simplest form it is a set of propositions everyone in the conversation accepts, accepts that...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2002) 111 (4): 598–602.
Published: 01 October 2002
... Perspectives, vol. 4 : Action Theory and the Philosophy of Mind, ed. James Tomberlin, 81 -108. Atascadero: Ridgeview. Lycan, William G. 1995 . A Limited Defense of Phenomenal Information. In Conscious Experience , ed. Thomas Metzinger, 243 -58. Paderborn: Schöningh. Yablo, Stephen. 1992 . Mental...