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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (2): 157–185.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Rae Langton 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 its relations to other things...
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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...
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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 BOOK REVIEWS 2 As Doris notes, however(180 n. 4), doubts exist...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (3): 355–388.
Published: 01 July 2006
... Their 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 Unpublished manuscript available on Kent Bach's home page, online.sfsu.edu/~kbach .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 Unpublished manuscript available on Bill Brewer's home page, www2...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 (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...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (2): 241–245.
Published: 01 April 2019
... preferred treatment of ordinary objects such as trains, planes, bee colonies, orchestras, and teams are likewise driven by substantive theoretical assumptions that are dialectically inappropriate given the justificatory role that the intuitions are meant to be playing in his theorizing. That said, I should...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (2): 330–335.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Matti Eklund Linnebo Øystein , Thin Objects . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2018 . xviii + 238 pp . © 2021 by Cornell University, 2021 Øystein Linnebo's Thin Objects is an excellent book, full of good ideas and arguments, presented with exemplary clarity. As the title...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (3): 471–474.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Ethan Brauer eebauer@gmail.com Horsten Leon , The Metaphysics and Mathematics of Arbitrary Objects . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2019 viii + 232 © 2021 by Cornell University 2021 Consider the arbitrary triangle. It is a closed planar figure with three...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (3): 467–471.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Mark Siderits msideri@ilstu.edu Chakrabarti Arindam , Realisms Interlinked: Objects, Subjects, and Other Subjects . London : Bloomsbury Academic , 2020 x + 341 pp. © 2021 by Cornell University 2021 Book titles that are intriguing are often uninformative...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (3): 327–359.
Published: 01 July 2022
...Alex Byrne; Riccardo Manzotti When one visually hallucinates, the object of one’s hallucination is not before one’s eyes. On the standard view, that is because the object of hallucination does not exist, and so is not anywhere. Many different defenses of the standard view are on offer; each has...
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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
... parts means-ends reasoning, for nonrational parts possessing means-ends rea- soning themselves seem to be subject to further division-warranting conflict. But since L maintains that the appetitive and spirited parts have fixed objects of pursuit (bodily pleasures and honor), denying them instrumental...
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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 (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 (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 (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...
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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...
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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...
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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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