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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2011) 120 (3): 383–421.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Karen Margrethe Nielsen This article examines Aristotle's model of deliberation as inquiry (zêtêsis), arguing that Aristotle does not treat the presumption of open alternatives as a precondition for rational deliberation. Deliberation aims to uncover acts that are up to us and conducive to our ends...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 225–228.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Luca Castagnoli Fine Gail , The Possibility of Inquiry: Meno's Paradox from Socrates to Sextus . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2014 . xiv + 399 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 Gail Fine's The Possibility of Inquiry: Meno's Paradox from Socrates to Sextus is an...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2001) 110 (4): 642–644.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Ted A. Warfield PUTTING SKEPTICS IN THEIR PLACE: THE NATURE OF SKEPTICAL ARGUMENTS AND THEIR ROLE IN PHILOSOPHICAL INQUIRY. By John Greco. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp. xvi, 264. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS The...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2004) 113 (4): 537–556.
Published: 01 October 2004
...Janet Broughton Cornell University 2004 The Philosophical Review, Vol. 113, No. 4 (October 2004) The Inquiry in Hume’s Treatise Janet Broughton In the Introduction to A Treatise of Human Nature, Hume says he will make a careful...
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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): 147–190.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Daniel Sutherland Despite the importance of Kant's claims about mathematical cognition for his philosophy as a whole and for subsequent philosophy of mathematics, there is still no consensus on his philosophy of arithmetic, and in particular the role he assigns intuition in it. This inquiry sets...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2002) 111 (2): 288–291.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Charles Peirce’s notions of truth, ratio- nality, and pragmatism indicates an investigation of Peirce’s overall approach to inquiry. Specifically, he attends to all the features of human experience, from instinctive beliefs to logical constraints, that make scientific inquiry pos- sible. What gives...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2010) 119 (2): 265–271.
Published: 01 April 2010
.... Bowell, Tracy, and Gary Kemp, eds. 2010. Critical Thinking: A Concise Guide.3rd ed. New York: Routledge. x + 294 pp. Boylan, Michael. 2010. Critical Inquiry: The Process of Argument. Boulder, CO: Westview Press. xii + 212 pp. Brandom, Robert B. 2009. Reason in Philosophy: Animating Ideas...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2013) 122 (2): 329–336.
Published: 01 April 2013
... Nietzsche: Life and Works. Studies in German Literature, Linguistics, and Culture. Rochester, NY: Camden House. Blum, Paul Richard. 2012. Giordano Bruno: An Introduction, trans. Peter Henneveld. Value Inquiry Book Series. Amsterdam: Rodopi. Borg, Emma. 2012. Pursuing Meaning. Oxford: Oxford...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 229–232.
Published: 01 April 2018
... scholarship. But Germany in particular has contributed much, both comprehensive standard works on Plato's dialectic, such as Stemmer 1992 , as well as recent specific studies, such as Jörg Hardy's (2011, 179–212) solution to the paradox of inquiry. The resources of current philosophy of discovery would...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2003) 112 (3): 435–446.
Published: 01 July 2003
... Aquinas. Edited and translated by R. W. Dyson. Cambridge: Cam- bridge University Press, 2002. Pp. xli, 312. Unprincipled Virtue: An Inquiry into Moral Agency. By Nomy Arpaly. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. Pp. viii, 203. In Gods We Trust: The Evolutionary Landscape of Religion. Evolution...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2011) 120 (4): 619–620.
Published: 01 October 2011
..., On the Rationality of Belief-Invariance in Light of Peer Disagreement 207 Merricks, Trenton, Foreknowledge and Freedom 567 Nielsen, Karen Margrethe, Deliberation as Inquiry: Aristotle’s Alternative to the Presumption of Open Alternatives 383 Proops, Ian, Russell on Substitutivity...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2013) 122 (3): 519–522.
Published: 01 July 2013
... satisfy the eponymous demands of reason. Perin offers a variety of arguments in favor of (1). His opening moves are cautious. He begins by analyzing a number of Sextan texts to show that they need not be taken as evidence for the non-truth-directed nature of the skeptic's inquiry (10–20). He then becomes...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2013) 122 (3): 522–525.
Published: 01 July 2013
... in ontological investigations, we should think the simplest theory likely to be true, though he allows for this in scientific inquiry. If one takes as a starting point that ontological inquiry is continuous with scientific inquiry, however, one will thereby think their methodologies alike, and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2001) 110 (4): 645–650.
Published: 01 October 2001
... criticism of the idea that truth can constitute a norm or a goal of inquiry. Rorty and Davidson both claim that we can never tell which of our beliefs are true, since, as Davidson puts it in his contribution to this volume, “truths do not come with a ‘mark’, like the date in the corner of some...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2003) 112 (1): 127–134.
Published: 01 January 2003
..., Diversity, and Difference: Implications for Peace. Value Inquiry Book Series. By Alison Bailey and Paula J. Smithka, eds. Atlantic Highlands: Rodopi, 2002. Pp. xv, 380. The Rhetoric of Romantic Prophecy. In the series Cultural Memory in the Present. By Ian Balfour. Stanford: Stanford University...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2003) 112 (2): 277–287.
Published: 01 April 2003
.... Community, Diversity, and Difference: Implications for Peace. Value Inquiry Book Series, vol. 127. Edited by Alison Bailey and Paul J. Smithka. Atlantic High- lands: Rodopi, 2002. Pp. xv, 380. The Enemy: An Intellectual Portrait of Carl Schmitt. By Gopal Balakrishnan. Lon- don: Verso, 2000. Pp...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2004) 113 (3): 443–450.
Published: 01 July 2004
... Regain the Love of Wisdom. Value Inquiry Book Series, vol. 155. By Albert A. Anderson, Steven V. Hicks, and Lech Witkowski, edi- tors. Atlantic Highlands: Rodopi, 2004. Pp. xvii, 268. The Good in the Right: A Theory of Intuition and Instrinsic Value. By Robert Audi. Princeton: Princeton...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2002) 111 (2): 299–302.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Sophist’s Parmenides and materialist giants, all “mean-minded opponents” whose views threaten the very possibility of rational inquiry. Refutation of them, accordingly, is Plato’s means of establishing certain basic principles of reason. 299...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2005) 114 (1): 145–151.
Published: 01 January 2005
.... Alain Leroy Lock: Race, Culture and the Education of African American Adults. Value Inquiry Book Series, vol. 133. By Rudolph Alexander Kofi Cain. Atlantic Highlands: Rodopi, 2004. Pp. xx, 138. 145 BOOKS RECEIVED Freedom and...