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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (3): 475–480.
Published: 01 July 2021
... not officially narrow, is wide only in a rather uninteresting sense: the fruit’s intrinsic qualitative properties, together with one further nonqualitative fact relating it to the Paris Glove, plausibly determine its lemonhood. When Oscar was reported to have different beliefs from his twin, this was taken...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (1): 53–94.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Anders J. Schoubye M ILLIANISM and DESCRIPTIVISM are without question the two most prominent views with respect to the semantics of proper names. However, debates between MILLIANS and DESCRIPTIVISTS have tended to focus on a fairly narrow set of linguistic data and an equally narrow set of problems...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (4): 657–661.
Published: 01 October 2013
... ‘sufficient reasons’ in NIR to denote reasons in the narrower sense. A devoted father might have sufficient reasons to spend thousands of dollars on music lessons for his daughter and decisive reasons not to spend the money on a racehorse for himself (although he has a pro tanto prudential reason to buy...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (3): 385–443.
Published: 01 July 2008
... and for any member x of α, ∃y (y = x)]w Narrow Scope there is a set α such that Susan ∈ α and for any member x of y (y = x)]w 390 xxx pr08-003 June 10, 2008 10:55...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 270–272.
Published: 01 April 2001
... in the framework by providing a set of moral rules, he nonetheless does have the resources to do so. Marshall begins by drawing a distinction between morality in the broad sense, a conception of the good life, and morality in the narrow sense, a set of rules regulating daily life. He then goes...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (3): 433–463.
Published: 01 July 2020
... problem. The description problem arises whenever we know that there is a goal that could justify killing but we encounter multiple ways to describe it. Descriptions range from broader to narrower. Narrower descriptions entail broader descriptions but not vice versa. The choice of description affects...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 272–275.
Published: 01 April 2001
...- iation that allows him to settle on a final morality. Equally, Descartes has ample opportunity in his correspondence with Elisabeth to develop a morality in the narrow sense, but he does not. One can, as Marshall does, take this reticence to indicate a confusion about how to take that next...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 285–295.
Published: 01 April 2017
... in these terms, that “help to constitute the standpoint of holding responsible” (64). Much of McKenna's analysis assumes a “narrow” construal of our moral reactive attitudes, understood primarily in terms of our negative responses to cases where an agent “knowingly and freely performs a morally wrong act from...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (2): 313–317.
Published: 01 April 2020
... rational requirements that are normative. Chapter 3, which insightfully discusses the nature of structural rationality, is largely background for the argument that follows. Chapter 4 begins the attack against the structuralist view. On “narrow-scope” interpretations of structural requirements...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 475–513.
Published: 01 October 2011
.... Existing phenomenal internalist theories have, however, been un- able to specify the relevant narrow content without ineliminable reference to the phenomenal character of the experience. Such theories therefore abandon the reduction of phenomenal character to representational content. Both...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 191–217.
Published: 01 April 2017
... physically, yet differ phenomenally. When we get physical information we narrow down the physical possibilities, and perhaps we narrow them down all the way to one, but we leave open a range of phenomenal possibilities” ( Lewis 1999 [1988], 270 ). According to this hypothesis, the knowledge that Mary...
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The Philosophical Review (2024) 133 (2): 206–211.
Published: 01 April 2024
... violates a pattern that abstracts from content. ∙ Structural rationality judgments “can be made in abstraction from disagreements about what is worth doing.” He notes that these hallmarks make structural rationality narrow (17–19). He narrows it further when separating requirements...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (3): 317–358.
Published: 01 July 2012
... . 1994 . Making It Explicit: Reasoning, Representing, and Discursive Commitment . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Bratman Michael . 1992 . “ Practical Reasoning and Acceptance in a Context .” Mind 101 : 1 – 16 . Brown Curtis . 2011 . “ Narrow Mental Content...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 281–283.
Published: 01 April 2001
... reasons-that is, reasons why it will be for the best-to distinguish morality in this way. Though Kupperman is not entirely explicit about this, his position here again seems to give perfectionist values a secondary place. At several points he distinguishes moral judgments in his narrow sense from...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (1): 142–147.
Published: 01 January 2002
... by requiring that successful theo- ries yield novel predictions in a non-ad-hoc manner, not just fit already known phenomena that they are designed to fit from the outset. This strategy is aimed at narrowing the number of past theories the realist takes to be successful and thus true, cutting against Laudan s...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (4): 643–646.
Published: 01 October 2020
... philosophers tend to keep separate. Thus, in restricting her attention to Plato's moral psychology from the outset, Kamtekar risks overlooking potential dependence relations between the narrow set of theses she considers and theses that fall outside the scope of her inquiry. Kamtekar's approach...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (1): 136–140.
Published: 01 January 2017
... science and Humeanism seriously. It is fortunate, however, that the editors' outdated and unduly narrow characterization of metaphysics of science has no negative effects on the intrinsic quality of the other nine essays in the collection. I read most of them with enjoyment and gain, so let me briefly...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (2): 298–302.
Published: 01 April 2016
... glimpsed through narrow post-Kantian, Gödelian, and Quinean slits, features in the book called Philosophy of Mathematics in the Twentieth Century . Although Charles Parsons may have devoted fuller attention to some of them in other writings ( Parsons 2008 ), foundational discoveries of great philosophical...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (3): 353–392.
Published: 01 July 2015
... to distance his transmissivist view from reliabilism. 10. See, for example, Broome 1999, 2005 , and Kolodny 2005 . It should be noted that disagreements between wide-scopers and narrow-scopers are sharpest when it comes to cases, unlike those at issue here, in which an agent already holds one...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (4): 501–536.
Published: 01 October 2020
... principle should demand we satisfice with respect to our means at least? 5 Beyond these sorts of strength questions, there are also some “scope” questions. In particular, there is a fairly voluminous debate about whether we should say that the ‘ought’ in an instrumental principle takes wide or narrow...