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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (4): 441–480.
Published: 01 October 2015
... in knowing which one is true ” (my emphasis). © 2015 by Cornell University 2015 absolute position essence ignorance know-wh quidditism Sometimes, ignorance is inexpressible . Lewis (2009) recognized this when he argued that we cannot know which property occupies which causal role...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (1): 35–82.
Published: 01 January 2016
... to other knowledge-wh reports with infinitival complements, such as John knows whom to invite for dinner . Indeed, unless one does something of this sort, the proposed semantics will also assign truth conditions involving reference to nonfactualist mental states to other knowledge-wh reports...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (1): 63–105.
Published: 01 January 2019
..., “John knows a doctor that can treat your illness,” have concealed-question readings (in addition to acquaintance readings). I give a more general treatment of these variants in section 5.1. 29. Although these predicates can embed some apparent wh -clauses—e.g., “Sally feared what sharks might do...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (3): 345–383.
Published: 01 July 2017
... . von Fintel Kai 1994 . “ Restrictions on Quantifier Domains .” PhD diss., University of Massachusetts . Fridland Ellen 2013 . “ Problems with Intellectualism .” Philosophical Studies 165 , no. 3 : 879 – 91 . George B. R. 2013 . “ Knowing-Wh, Mention-Some Readings...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (1): 83–134.
Published: 01 January 2016
... ] the bill. Please authorize me to contradict it, if not true.” Lincoln (1953 [1865]) wrote back, “So far as I know, there are no peace commissioners in the city or likely to be in it.” In fact, the commissioners were on their way not to Washington but to Fort Monroe, where Lincoln met them a few days...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (1): 1–41.
Published: 01 January 2017
..., knowledge-wh ascriptions are taken to embed wh-questions. The dominant view is that such sentences are true just in case the subject knows a truth that is an adequate answer to the embedded wh-question. 12 If we took these semantic theories to tell us about the nature of knowledge-wh, we would conclude...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (4): 591–642.
Published: 01 October 2020
... the phenomenon is and how it might arise. First, maybe I can only believe H if I know which proposition H is. This might be right, though I have my doubts. 10 Mostly I think the notion of knowledge-“wh” (here, knowledge-“which”) is too context-sensitive in ways that still remain pretty obscure to do...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 413–415.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Stephen Butterfill Lucy O'Brien, Self-Knowing Agents . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007. xi + 231. Cornell University 2009 BOOK REVIEWS Christopher Shields, Aristotle. London: Routledge, 2007. xvi + 456 pp. This delightful and fully engaging book...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 375–377.
Published: 01 July 2009
.... By the end of the exercise we have been introduced to such underrated topics as the requirements of concord; the conformity of wills and the inability to know perfectly the will of a friend; the corrosive effects of pride, as well as the salutary effects of hope, on friendship; and in the final two...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 378–381.
Published: 01 July 2009
... this central theme. By the end of the exercise we have been introduced to such underrated topics as the requirements of concord; the conformity of wills and the inability to know perfectly the will of a friend; the corrosive effects of pride, as well as the salutary effects of hope, on friendship...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 381–384.
Published: 01 July 2009
... this central theme. By the end of the exercise we have been introduced to such underrated topics as the requirements of concord; the conformity of wills and the inability to know perfectly the will of a friend; the corrosive effects of pride, as well as the salutary effects of hope, on friendship...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 384–389.
Published: 01 July 2009
.... By the end of the exercise we have been introduced to such underrated topics as the requirements of concord; the conformity of wills and the inability to know perfectly the will of a friend; the corrosive effects of pride, as well as the salutary effects of hope, on friendship; and in the final two...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 390–392.
Published: 01 July 2009
... this central theme. By the end of the exercise we have been introduced to such underrated topics as the requirements of concord; the conformity of wills and the inability to know perfectly the will of a friend; the corrosive effects of pride, as well as the salutary effects of hope, on friendship...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 393–402.
Published: 01 July 2009
... this central theme. By the end of the exercise we have been introduced to such underrated topics as the requirements of concord; the conformity of wills and the inability to know perfectly the will of a friend; the corrosive effects of pride, as well as the salutary effects of hope, on friendship...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 402–406.
Published: 01 July 2009
... and sometimes elegant, sometimes unduly forbidding, Schwartz takes up a series of inquiries all revolving around this central theme. By the end of the exercise we have been introduced to such underrated topics as the requirements of concord; the conformity of wills and the inability to know perfectly...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 406–409.
Published: 01 July 2009
... this central theme. By the end of the exercise we have been introduced to such underrated topics as the requirements of concord; the conformity of wills and the inability to know perfectly the will of a friend; the corrosive effects of pride, as well as the salutary effects of hope, on friendship...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 409–413.
Published: 01 July 2009
... this central theme. By the end of the exercise we have been introduced to such underrated topics as the requirements of concord; the conformity of wills and the inability to know perfectly the will of a friend; the corrosive effects of pride, as well as the salutary effects of hope, on friendship...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 1–43.
Published: 01 January 2013
... . “ Probabilities of Conditionals and Conditional Probabilities .” In Philosophical Papers 2 , 133 – 56 . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Littlejohn Clayton . 2009 . “ Must We Act Only on What We Know? ” Journal of Philosophy 106 ( 8 ): 463 – 74 . MacFarlane John . 2011...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (4): 577–617.
Published: 01 October 2013
... is. (11) (As far as we know), Bob might be taller than he is. (12) If Bob is six foot five, he is taller than he is. Both (9) and (10) are in the category described in the previous paragraph; they express a sensible contrast between the worlds at which Bob is six foot five and the actual world...