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The Philosophical Review (1 October 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...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2018) 127 (4): 433–485.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Dilip Ninan This essay presents a puzzle concerning the interaction of epistemic modals, singular terms, and quantifiers. The puzzle poses a number of problems for both static and dynamic theories of epistemic modals. The trouble arises because neither approach takes into account the fact that...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2011) 120 (4): 475–513.
Published: 01 October 2011
... represent subject-environment relations that are relevant to the possibilities for causal interaction between the subject and the environment; relations of the kind that J. J. Gibson dubbed affordances . The essay argues for this view chiefly through an examination of spatial perception, though other cases...
The Philosophical Review (1 July 2012) 121 (3): 359–406.
Published: 01 July 2012
... interaction between context and linguistic meaning: compositional semantics does not need to look at the context and hence has no need for a context parameter. © 2012 by Cornell University 2012 For comments, questions, mentorship, and encouragement, thanks to Corine Besson, Alex Byrne, Fabrizio...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2013) 122 (1): 45–92.
Published: 01 January 2013
... story extends the basic framework to cover some complicated data about retraction and the interaction between epistemic modality and tense. A comparison between the suggestion made in this essay and current versions of the orthodoxy is provided. © 2013 by Cornell University 2013 For comments...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2017) 126 (2): 219–240.
Published: 01 April 2017
... count noun. This data set, they say, reveals that names’ interaction with the determiner system differs from that of common count nouns only with respect to the definite article ‘the’. They conclude that this special distribution of names is best explained by the-predicativism, the view that posits the...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2018) 127 (4): 558–561.
Published: 01 October 2018
... (or yellow or green )? Chirimuuta's interactionism cannot be extended to hallucination , for the simple reason that here there is no long process/interaction going from an object to the brain. So here she advocates a quite different view: “color [H-color she calls it] is a property of the...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2012) 121 (2): 277–284.
Published: 01 April 2012
... R will typically depend upon the causal context of the larger system S within which X is embedded. What matters is not merely the causal proﬁle of X but also the causal proﬁles of all the other structures W, Y, and Z with which X directly or indirectly interacts within S. This dependence of a...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2009) 118 (4): 501–532.
Published: 01 October 2009
... debate on mind-world relations shaping Kant's early cosmology points us to a widely recognized motivation for interactionism, turning on a constraint on agency within certain noninteractionist cosmologies. In particular, Kant's early conversion to a libertarian theory of freedom, together with his...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2015) 124 (2): 286–289.
Published: 01 April 2015
... metaphors, and we have no systematic account of how reasons combine to determine what agents ought to do. The primary aim of his book is to correct this. Horty seeks to both represent and explain the interaction of reasons with the resources of default logic, developed by computer scientists (being...
The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 446–448.
Published: 01 July 2001
... conditions of our lives so that, at least in our political and economic interactions, they might be transformed into a play of freedom, equality and reciprocity” (192). O’Hagan makes powerful use of this conception throughout his major discussions, and shows amply how much of Rousseau’s thought...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2000) 109 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 January 2000
...- ical objects (Platonism, in other words) makes mathematical knowledge im- possible. Basing themselves on the so-called causal theory of knowledge, they argue that we can’t know about things we can’t (or don’t) interact with phys- ically. Platonists often invoke “mathematical intuition” here, but...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2018) 127 (4): 541–545.
Published: 01 October 2018
... and associates. But with social norms, we anchor our expectations to particular reference networks (i.e., the groups of people whose expectations matter to us in a particular context). These networks can be constituted by the people who we interact with daily, but they can also be structured around...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2019) 128 (1): 138–141.
Published: 01 January 2019
..., although their work clearly contains elements that are central to the ideas of embodied cognition and extended mind. Indeed, Dewey and Mead anticipate the essential brain-body-environment interaction, whereas Pierce the idea of the extended mind. Gallagher offers plenty of textual evidence for this claim...
The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 425–427.
Published: 01 July 2001
... rationality create asymmetry out of symmetry? Weirich distinguishes between a “realization” of a game (a particular interaction between particular agents at a particular time) and the “representation” of that game (its payoff matrix). Thus, the specification of a realization includes details that do...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 268–272.
Published: 01 April 2018
... the book's crowning achievement, amid a great number of original contributions. It shows that by paying careful attention to the workings of natural language constructions, we can isolate the intuitions we are having about genericity itself from the intuitions that arise out of the interaction between...
The Philosophical Review (1 July 2018) 127 (3): 426–431.
Published: 01 July 2018
... generalize (again) from the details of actual computers to other systems, now asking not how they are structured, but rather how one may interact with them. Claims that the universe as a whole, randomized processes (260–61), or systems involving arbitrarily precise values (259, 271) compute are quickly ruled...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2002) 111 (4): 605–609.
Published: 01 October 2002
... interaction of complex demonstra- tives with operators that engage in semantically significant scope relations with quantificational elements. The thought here is that if complex demonstratives do give rise to the sort of scope ambiguities that uncontroversially quantifica- tional determiner phrases do...
The Philosophical Review (1 July 2006) 115 (3): 409–414.
Published: 01 July 2006
..., NJ: Princeton University Press. 197 pp. Hornsby, Jennifer, and Guy Longworth. 2006. Reading Philosophy of Language: Selected Texts with Interactive Commentary. Reading Philosophy. Malden, MA: Blackwell. xi + 324 pp. Horowitz, Tamara. 2006. The Epistemology of A Priori Knowledge...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2006) 115 (4): 549–555.
Published: 01 October 2006
... and Subjectivity. In the series Controversies. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. ix + 411 pp. Beistegui, Miguel de. 2005. The New Heidegger. London: Continuum. viii + 210 pp. Bernecker, Sven. 2006. Reading Epistemology: Selected Texts with Interactive Commentary. Reading Philosophy...