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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (2): 258–260.
Published: 01 April 2015
... to passions, “one must feel them at the right time, with reference to the right objects, towards the right people, with the right aim and in the right way” ( EN 1106b20, trans. Curzer, 42). On Curzer's view, the parameters are all quantitative. For example, “a good tempered person feels a moderate amount...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (2): 293–297.
Published: 01 April 2023
... meeting a minimal standard’ seems more consistent with Horn’s interpretation. 2. On the Republic , I am indebted to Espeland 2020. 3. I think Kamtekar holds that Plato uses ‘courage’ and ‘moderation’ as thick concepts and not just that there is a structural similarity between such concepts...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (4): 571–575.
Published: 01 October 2015
... of hunting or war, whereas the other is a type of “mongrel philosopher-warriors” (51–53). (4) One by nature loves truth, justice, moderation, and wisdom, whereas the other loves none of this (45, 53, 65, 71–72) but is only coerced (70). (5) One “show[s] no signs of reluctance or aversion to ruling” (27...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (4): 646–651.
Published: 01 July 2020
... Laws we seem to find both a conception of moderation as complete harmony between reason and desires and a conception that allows for some conflict. Susan Sauvé Meyer helpfully compiles the relevant passages, surveys previous interpretations, and offers her own. Meyer thinks that the contradiction...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 January 2004
... of individual substances as those contained in a concept “leaner” than the complete concept, the concept of what is natural to the individual sub- stance. Cover and O’Leary-Hawthorne call Sleigh’s interpretation moderate essential- ism and style their own strong essentialism as filling philosophical...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (1): 148–151.
Published: 01 January 2016
...-Chor Tan attempts, in this recent book, to develop a chastened and moderate luck egalitarianism, one that might demonstrate why luck egalitarianism is attractive—and how it can defend itself against its critics. The book is a model of clarity and rigor; it is a thin volume, but it manages to cover...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (1): 130–132.
Published: 01 January 2004
... that there is, in the world as it is, “irreducibly collective agency” (2). It is “moderate” in that it is “no part of my programme to ‘eliminate’ the individual” (2). Graham sug- gests that some contemporary theorists are not moderate in this sense, but does not cite any specific authors. Who, I wonder, denies that “[w]e...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (3): 323–360.
Published: 01 July 2007
... cient. A suffi cient objective ground for assent to a proposition is one that indicates to a moderate-to-high degree—though not always infallibly 4—that the proposition is true. Thus, other things being equal, it is “suffi cient” to license rational assent with a moderate-to-high degree of confi...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (2): 267–270.
Published: 01 April 2000
... the agent lacks alternative possibilities)” (38). They argue, more contentiously, that these examples show that the kind of control that grounds moral responsibility is what they call “guidance control,” which “consists in the action’s issuing from the agent’s own, moderately reasons-responsive...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (2): 290–293.
Published: 01 April 2000
... will suffice for those basically convinced of Tennant’s views, by offering them ways to resist specific challenges, but is unlikely to sway those whose prior convictions are otherwise. Tennant’s own position is a species of anti-realism labeled “moderate anti-realism.” This is a semantic thesis...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 600–603.
Published: 01 October 2001
... are concerned with issues about causality and explanation in general. In fact, given that the first of the Rationalists arguably discovered (or invented) the mind-body problem, it is surprising how little space is devoted to issues in the philosophy of mind. It is also moderately surprising...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (4): 533–541.
Published: 01 October 2014
... claim goes against the main tenor of the literature on Adam Smith over the past decades, which Irwin barely engages with, it could use much more justification. Relatedly, there is almost no mention of Butler's moderate Augustinian streak that comes up in his sermons on self-deceit...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 103–107.
Published: 01 January 2000
...’ justification occurs when the mind directly or intuitively sees or grasps or apprehends (or perhaps merely seems to itself to see or grasp or apprehend) a necessary fact about the nature or structure of reality” (15-16). BonJour’s rationalism is moderate (MR) since it does not entail...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 536–541.
Published: 01 October 2018
..., and a subject's goals moderate implicit bias activation, and subjects are able to estimate their implicit biases with reasonable accuracy if asked the right kinds of questions. This complicates the simple story about implicit bias. Many chapters in this volume discuss the diversity and malleability...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 381–384.
Published: 01 July 2010
... to be the hallmark of internalism about knowledge. Rather than being purely externalist, Stalnaker’s view strikes me as an unusual blend of both internalist and externalist ideas. 4. Contextualism: Superficial, Moderate, and Extreme Stalnaker classifies his view of knowledge as a kind of “deep contextualism...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 384–391.
Published: 01 July 2010
... and externalist ideas. 4. Contextualism: Superficial, Moderate, and Extreme Stalnaker classifies his view of knowledge as a kind of “deep contextualism,” which he contrasts with “superficial contextualism” (102–5). An example of superficial contextualism is Lewis’s view of knowledge: on Lewis’s view...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 391–394.
Published: 01 July 2010
... by many to be the hallmark of internalism about knowledge. Rather than being purely externalist, Stalnaker’s view strikes me as an unusual blend of both internalist and externalist ideas. 4. Contextualism: Superficial, Moderate, and Extreme Stalnaker classifies his view of knowledge as a kind...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 394–398.
Published: 01 July 2010
... to be the hallmark of internalism about knowledge. Rather than being purely externalist, Stalnaker’s view strikes me as an unusual blend of both internalist and externalist ideas. 4. Contextualism: Superficial, Moderate, and Extreme Stalnaker classifies his view of knowledge as a kind of “deep contextualism...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 398–401.
Published: 01 July 2010
... to be the hallmark of internalism about knowledge. Rather than being purely externalist, Stalnaker’s view strikes me as an unusual blend of both internalist and externalist ideas. 4. Contextualism: Superficial, Moderate, and Extreme Stalnaker classifies his view of knowledge as a kind of “deep contextualism...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 351–374.
Published: 01 July 2009
... in terms of fear, nor does its description occur in the section of the education outlining the objects of fear (386a–388e); rather it falls under the section on moderation and controlling appetites (389d). 37. Plato describes a similar scenario at Phaedo 81b1–c2. 38. This theme of testing...