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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (2): 271–273.
Published: 01 April 2000
...A. John Simmons AN ESSAY ON THE MODERN STATE. By Christopher W. Morris. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pp. x, 305. Cornell University 2000 BOOK REVlEWS The Philosophical him,Vol. 109, No. 2 (April 2000) ANESSAY ON THE MODERN...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (3): 444–447.
Published: 01 July 2000
...Ian Hunter THE INVENTION OF AUTONOMY: A HISTORY OF MODERN MORAL PHILOSOPHY By J. B. Schneewind. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pp. xxii, 624. Cornell University 2000 B 00K REVE WS prime purpose of justifylng the practice not of wisdom...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (3): 293–336.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Colin Chamberlain Consider the distinctive qualitative property grass visually appears to have when it visually appears to be green. This property is an example of what I call sensuous color . Whereas early modern mechanists typically argue that bodies are not sensuously colored, Margaret Cavendish...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (4): 615–617.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Larry M. Jorgensen Antonia LoLordo, Pierre Gassendi and the Birth of Early Modern Philosophy . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. x + 283 pp. © 2008 by Cornell University 2008 xxx prjuly2008-04 October 21, 2008 11:39 BOOK REVIEWS...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (1): 105–108.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Lawrence Nolan INSIGHT AND INFERENCE: DESCARTES'S FOUNDING PRINCIPLE AND MODERN PHILOSOPHY. By Murray Miles. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1999. Pp. xviii, 564. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS S are not P” should rather have been “S does...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (3): 436–439.
Published: 01 July 2002
...Samuel J. Kerstein Katrin Flikschuh, Kant and Modern Political Philosophy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp. x, 216. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical Review, Vol. 111, No. 3 (July 2002) Katrin Flikschuh...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (2): 273–276.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Peter Dear Stephen Gaukroger, Francis Bacon and the Transformation of Early-Modern Philosophy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. Pp. xii, 249. Cornell University 2003 BOOK REVIEWS However, while scholars will disagree with some of her...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Andrew Botterell Andrew Melnyk, A Physicalist Manifesto: Thoroughly Modern Materialism. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. Pp. xii, 327. Cornell University 2005 BOOK REVIEWS erties and governed by a few laws of motion” (18), and gives...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Thomas McCarthy PRAGMATIC LIBERALISM AND THE CRITIQUE OF MODERNITY. By Gary Gutting. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. Pp. xii, 198. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REWEWS The Philosophical him,Vol. 110, No. 1 (‘January 2001...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (2): 282–285.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Faviola Rivera Otfried Höffe, Categorical Principles of Law: A Counterpoint to Modernity. University Park: Penn State University Press, 2002. Pp. xxx, 311. Cornell University 2005 BOOK REVIEWS my opinion, not worth reading, though if you tend toward...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (2): 155–187.
Published: 01 April 2013
... in the intellect of God. Although other early moderns agreed that modal truths are in some way dependent on God, there were sharp disagreements surrounding two distinct questions: (1) On what in God do modal truths and modal truth-makers depend? (2) What is the manner(s) of dependence by which modal truths...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 501–532.
Published: 01 October 2009
... to both problems, setting out from the continuity between Kant's early and mature views on sensibility and mind-world relations. Kant's early writings subscribe to an interactionist cosmology opposed to both Leibniz's preestablished harmony and Malebranche's occasionalism. The modern debate on mind-world...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (3): 405–409.
Published: 01 July 2003
... opponents to the effect that this thesis would entail that our actions are not “up to us” (eph’ hêmin). In both their determinism and their compati- bilism, the Stoics strike readers today as extremely modern in their philosoph- ical orientation, and their concerns seem continuous with those expressed...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 92–94.
Published: 01 January 2000
...) A hEW STOZCZSM. By LAWRENCEC. BECKER.Princeton: Princeton Univer- sity Press, 1998. Pp. viii, 216. The aim of Becker’s book is to bring stoicism up to date and to defend a contemporary stoic ethical theory against the prejudices of the skeptical modern reader. Becker imagines what would...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (2): 308–310.
Published: 01 April 2002
..., No. 2 (April 2002) Dennis Des Chene, Life’s Form: Late Aristotelian Conceptions of the Soul. Ithaca: Cornell University Press. Pp. viii, 220. Perhaps the most lively area of historical research in philosophy today concerns the scholastic antecedents of modern philosophy. As studies of modern...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (1): 107–112.
Published: 01 January 2014
... of historical research in philosophy today concerns the scholastic antecedents of modern philosophy” (308). He went on to say, however, that “inasmuch as these [modern] authors were notoriously and proudly ignorant of scholastic thought, it is not to be expected that a better understanding of medieval...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 89–92.
Published: 01 January 2000
... ethical theory against the prejudices of the skeptical modern reader. Becker imagines what would have happened if stoicism had had a continuous history from ancient times to the present. Since the stoics are thoroughgoing naturalists, according to Becker, they would have incorporated...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (2): 305–308.
Published: 01 April 2002
... aporetics that Rappe reads as a defeat of Proclus’s dogmatic metaphysics resulting in the “removal of thought altogether” (227). The book ends with a conclusion, a bib- liography, and indexes. A more adequate understanding of ancient Neoplatonism has been hin- dered by various tendencies in modern...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (4): 533–541.
Published: 01 October 2014
... that Augustine is less in opposition to Aristotelian naturalism than is often thought. I do not agree, but even if Irwin is correct, there is a prominent strand of Augustinianism in early modern philosophy—Pascal, La Rochefoucauld, Mandeville—that is not sympathetic to Aristotelian naturalism. This all...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 417–423.
Published: 01 July 2009
... Press. xiv + 195 pp. Della Rocca, Michael. 2008. Spinoza. Routledge Philosophers. New York: Routledge. xiii + 341 pp. Eldridge, Richard. 2008. Literature, Life, and Modernity. Columbia Themes in Philosophy, Social Criticism, and the Arts. New York: Columbia University Press. xii + 178 pp...