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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 418-422.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Meghan Sullivan Skow Bradford , Objective Becoming . Oxford: Oxford University Press . 224 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 In “After Reading a Child's Guide to Modern Physics,” English poet W. H. Auden laments the disconnect between the picture of reality offered by...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (2): 241-245.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Asya Passinsky Korman Daniel Z. , Objects: Nothing Out of the Ordinary . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2015 . x + 251 pp . © 2019 by Cornell University 2019 Most philosophers and nonphilosophers alike believe in the existence of “ordinary objects” like tables and chairs...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 586-588.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Michael B. Burke Trenton Merricks, Objects and Persons. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2001. Pp. ix, 203. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical Review, Vol. 111, No. 4 (October 2002) Trenton Merricks, Objects and Persons. Oxford...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (3): 355-388.
Published: 01 July 2006
... Objects?” Unpublished manuscript available on Kent Bach's home page, online.sfsu.edu/~kbach . Bermudez, J. L. 1998 . The Paradox of Self-Consciousness . Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Brewer, B. n.d. “Perception and Content.” Unpublished manuscript available on Bill Brewer's home page, www2...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (2): 157-185.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Rae Langton Cornell University 2007 Objective and Unconditioned Value Rae Langton MIT Preamble A claim to objectivity about value is sometimes cast as a claim about the value something has in itself, independent of...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (3): 468-470.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Tobias Rosefeldt A. B. Dickerson, Kant on Representation and Objectivity . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. x + 217 pp. Cornell University 2007 BOOK REVIEWS Jody Azzouni, Defl ating Existential Consequence: A Case for Nominalism. New York: Oxford...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (1): 134-138.
Published: 01 January 2009
...David Hills Samuel Guttenplan, Objects of Metaphor . Oxford: Clarendon, 2005. 305 pp. Cornell University 2009 BOOK REVIEWS Hendrik Lorenz, The Brute Within: Appetitive Desire in Plato and Aristotle. Oxford: Clarendon, 2006. 229 pp. The three parts of...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 285-324.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Tyler Burge A central preoccupation of philosophy in the twentieth century was to determine constitutive conditions under which accurate (objective) empirical representation of the macrophysical environment is possible. A view that dominated attitudes on this project maintained that an individual...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 140-144.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Michael J. Raven Sattig Thomas , The Double Lives of Objects: An Essay in the Metaphysics of the Ordinary World . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2015 . xi + 259 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 Thomas Sattig's The Double Lives of Objects introduces a new theory of...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 98-100.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Dorothy Grover TRUTH IN CONTEXT: AN ESSAY ON PLURALISM AND OBJECTIVITY. By Michael P. Lynch. Cambridge: MIT Press, Bradford Books, 1998. Pp. xi, 184. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical Review, Vol. 110, No. 1 (January 2001...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (2): 288-292.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Matti Eklund Crispin Wright, Saving the Differences: Essays on Themes from Truth and Objectivity. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2003. Pp. ix, 549. Cornell University 2004 Wright, Crispin. 1983 . Frege's Conception of Numbers as Objects . Aberdeen: Aberdeen University Press...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (1): 1-27.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Thomas Crowther There has been relatively little discussion, in contemporary philosophy of mind, of the active aspects of perceptual processes. This essay presents and offers some preliminary development of a view about what it is for an agent to watch a particular material object throughout a...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 183-223.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Catharine Abell Depiction is the form of representation distinctive of figurative paintings, drawings, and photographs. Accounts of depiction attempt to specify the relation something must bear to an object in order to depict it. Resemblance accounts hold that the notion of resemblance is necessary...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 273-313.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Thomas Sattig It seems to be a platitude of common sense that distinct ordinary objects cannot coincide, that they cannot fit into the same place or be composed of the same parts at the same time. The paradoxes of coincidence are instances of a breakdown of this platitude in light of...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (4): 483-538.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Huw Price In “A Subjectivist’s Guide to Objective Chance,” David Lewis says that he is “led to wonder whether anyone but a subjectivist is in a position to understand objective chance.” The present essay aims to motivate this same Lewisean attitude, and a similar degree of modest subjectivism, with...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (1): 119-152.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Christian List; Marcus Pivato This article offers a new argument for the claim that there can be nondegenerate objective chance in a deterministic world. Using a formal model of the relationship between different levels of description of a system, the article shows how objective chance at a higher...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 567-586.
Published: 01 October 2011
... foreknowledge and human freedom. In “The Truth about Freedom: A Reply to Merricks” ( Philosophical Review 120 [2011]: 97–115), John Martin Fischer and Patrick Todd raise a number of objections to “Truth and Freedom,” most of which are objections to its treatment of foreknowledge. Their central complaint seems...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (2): 241-275.
Published: 01 April 2012
... set of credences that violates the probability axioms, there is a set that satisfies those axioms that is closer to every possible set of truth values. This article replaces truth values with objective chances in this argument; it shows that for any set of credences that violates the probability...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 433-485.
Published: 01 October 2018
... being possibly thus-and-so (in the epistemic sense of ‘possibly’) is not a trait that an object has in and of itself, but one that an object possesses only relative to a way of thinking of the domain of quantification. I consider two theories that implement this insight: a static version of counterpart...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (2): 143-178.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Maegan Fairchild According to material plenitude , every material object coincides with an abundance of other material objects that differ in the properties they have essentially and accidentally . Although this kind of plenitude is becoming increasingly popular, it isn't clear how to make sense of...