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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 191–217.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Hongwoo Kwon There are close parallels between Frank Jackson's case of black-and-white Mary and David Lewis's case of the two omniscient gods. This essay develops and defends what may be called “the ability hypothesis” about the knowledge that the gods lack, by adapting Lewis's ability hypothesis...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (2): 228–232.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., which would allow us to determine whether she agrees with Kant or not, it is somewhat anachronistic to read her as a clear advocate of animal rights and children's rights. Bergès Sandrine and Coffee Alan , eds., The Social and Political Philosophy of Mary Wollstonecraft . Mind...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (1): 136–138.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Mary Tjiattas Ian Hacking, Historical Ontology . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2002. v + 279 pp. BOOK REVIEWS Gary Iseminger, The Aesthetic Function of Art. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2004. x + 147 pp. This elegant, terse, transparently...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (3): 417–420.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Mary Salvaggio Michaelian Kourken , Mental Time Travel: Episodic Memory and Our Knowledge of the Personal Past . Cambridge, MA: MIT Press , 2016 . xx + 291 pp . © 2017 by Cornell University 2017 Mental Time Travel defends the extraordinary claim that episodic memory is...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 176–180.
Published: 01 January 2021
..., like walking events, as in (4)–(5). (4) a. Mary walks proud.  b. Mary walks how ? (5) Mary walks proud, and John walks that way too. In chapter 3, Breckenridge discusses how we should think about ways of looking as particular examples of ways of occurring for events more generally...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 598–602.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Jessica Wilson John Perry, Knowledge, Possibility, and Consciousness. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2001. Pp. xvi, 221. Cornell University 2002 Chalmers, David J. 1996 . The Conscious Mind . Oxford: Oxford University Press. Jackson, Frank. 1986 . What Mary Didn't Know. Journal of...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (4): 641–647.
Published: 01 October 2013
... field, edited and introduced by Andy Egan and Brian Weatherson. Most of the papers published here give detailed accounts of the semantics and pragmatics of plain epistemically modalized sentences such as (1) Mary might be in Chicago. and so I will focus on this aspect of the volume, summarizing...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (3): 432–434.
Published: 01 July 2004
... to sincere reflective assent to ‘P’ (75). The alleged counterexample to this principle is presented by means of the tale of an individual A, for which we may truly assert ‘A believes that Mary is bril- liant’, but who, being unaware of the fact that Mary is called ‘Mary’, would not express...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 381–384.
Published: 01 July 2010
... with detailed discussion of many of the deepest puzzles that have con- cerned philosophers in these fields over the last decades including Sleeping Beauty, Lewis’s Two Gods, Kripke’s Pierre, and Jackson’s Mary. The book is no easy read. The discussion is often very dense, material that...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 384–391.
Published: 01 July 2010
... some very broad-ranging insights in the philosophy of mind of lan- guage with detailed discussion of many of the deepest puzzles that have con- cerned philosophers in these fields over the last decades including Sleeping Beauty, Lewis’s Two Gods, Kripke’s Pierre, and Jackson’s Mary. The book...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 391–394.
Published: 01 July 2010
... with detailed discussion of many of the deepest puzzles that have con- cerned philosophers in these fields over the last decades including Sleeping Beauty, Lewis’s Two Gods, Kripke’s Pierre, and Jackson’s Mary. The book is no easy read. The discussion is often very dense, material that...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 394–398.
Published: 01 July 2010
... puzzles that have con- cerned philosophers in these fields over the last decades including Sleeping Beauty, Lewis’s Two Gods, Kripke’s Pierre, and Jackson’s Mary. The book is no easy read. The discussion is often very dense, material that appears later in the book helps shed light on earlier...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 398–401.
Published: 01 July 2010
... with detailed discussion of many of the deepest puzzles that have con- cerned philosophers in these fields over the last decades including Sleeping Beauty, Lewis’s Two Gods, Kripke’s Pierre, and Jackson’s Mary. The book is no easy read. The discussion is often very dense, material that...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (1): 45–92.
Published: 01 January 2013
... varies from speaker to speaker, and ordinary people have the habit of evaluating present- tense claims of epistemic modality by testing them against their own perspective. Consider the following example, inspired by von Fintel and Gillies (2008a). Mary is looking for her keys; Alex is trying to help...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (2): 266–269.
Published: 01 April 2003
... Frank Jackson’s famous “Mary argument,” and the question of whether there is some nonphysical fact learned when Mary, who already knows all the physical and functional facts about color and color vision, sees color for the first time. Tye criticizes the Lewis/Nemirow “ability hypothesis,” that...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (1): 93–114.
Published: 01 January 2007
... showing this. But it’s not important that you agree with me about both cases. For my purposes, all I need is one successful case.) 96 Some Counterexamples to Causal Decision Theory The Murder Lesion Mary is debating whether to shoot her...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 408–413.
Published: 01 July 2018
... understand this notion, start with an example: (1) If Mary has a sister, her sister is away. (2) If Mary's sister is away, Mary must be sad. An utterance of “Mary's sister is away” normally requires a presupposition that Mary has a sister. The requirement carries over to (2) as a whole, but not (1). Why...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (2): 263–266.
Published: 01 April 2003
... about the mental per se). Tye discusses Frank Jackson’s famous “Mary argument,” and the question of whether there is some nonphysical fact learned when Mary, who already knows all the physical and functional facts about color and color vision, sees color for the first time. Tye criticizes the Lewis...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (3): 451–457.
Published: 01 July 2012
... considers several prior philosophical approaches to the problem of justification of analogical reasoning, including those of Aristotle and Mary Hesse. Prior philosophical treatments generally used simplified models that do not apply to all varieties of analogical reasoning. Some prior studies tended to...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (3): 457–460.
Published: 01 July 2012
... justification of analogical reasoning, including those of Aristotle and Mary Hesse. Prior philosophical treatments generally used simplified models that do not apply to all varieties of analogical reasoning. Some prior studies tended to “force all analogical reasoning into the mold of deduction or...