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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2008) 117 (2): 275–287.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Graeme Forbes In this critical review I discuss the main themes of the papers in Kit Fine's Modality and Tense: Philosophical Papers . These themes are that modal operators are intelligible in their own right and that actualist quantifiers are to be taken as basic with respect to possibilist...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2001) 110 (1): 77–79.
Published: 01 January 2001
...D. M. Armstrong PAPERS IN METAPHYSICS AND EPISTEMOLOGY. By David Lewis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. Pp.ix, 453. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVlEWS The Philosophical him,Vol. 110, No. 1 (January 2001) PAPERS IN METAPHYSICS...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2003) 112 (4): 580–586.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Christopher Williams Frank Sibley, Approach to Aesthetics: Collected Papers on Philosophical Aesthetics. Edited by John Benson, Betty Redfern, and Jeremy Roxbee Cox. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 2001. Pp. xii, 280. Cornell University 2003...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2019) 128 (4): 463–509.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Jack C. Lyons The paper offers a solution to the generality problem for a reliabilist epistemology, by developing an “algorithm and parameters” scheme for type-individuating cognitive processes. Algorithms are detailed procedures for mapping inputs to outputs. Parameters are psychological variables...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2019) 128 (3): 255–291.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Sarah Moss This paper defends an account of full belief, including an account of its relationship to credence. Along the way, I address several familiar and difficult questions about belief. Does fully believing a proposition require having maximal confidence in it? Are rational beliefs closed...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2013) 122 (1): 1–43.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Sarah Moss This paper argues that just as full beliefs can constitute knowledge, so can properties of your credence distribution. The resulting notion of probabilistic knowledge helps us give a natural account of knowledge ascriptions embedding language of subjective uncertainty, and a simple...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2012) 121 (4): 573–609.
Published: 01 October 2012
... committed to antihaecceitism. The goal of this paper is to point out some problems for antihaecceitism (and therefore for the thesis that all fundamental facts are qualitative). The article focuses on two common assumptions about possible worlds: (i) Sets of possible worlds are the bearers of objective...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2008) 117 (1): 99–117.
Published: 01 January 2008
... (henceforth DRCD) and defends a quantificational account of complex demonstratives. In two recent papers, Nathan Salmon has criticized one of the book's arguments against DRCD. In this essay I show that Salmon's criticism fails. I also show that the version of DRCD that Salmon ends up endorsing is false...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2016) 125 (1): 35–82.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Paolo Santorio Know-how and expressivism are usually regarded as disjoint topics, belonging to distant areas of philosophy. This paper argues that, despite obvious differences, the two debates have important similarities. In particular, semantic and conceptual tools developed by expressivists can...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2003) 112 (3): 422–424.
Published: 01 July 2003
... Discontents. Cambridge University Press, 2001 Pp. 369, xi. This is a book of new essays by different authors on physicalism. The essays are divided into three sections. In the first, the papers are, the editors say, “gener- ally sympathetic” (ix) to physicalism. The opening paper, by Papineau, is a...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2016) 125 (4): 592–597.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Paul Katsafanas Clark Maudemarie , Nietzsche on Ethics and Politics . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2015 . ix + 311 pp . © 2016 by Cornell University 2016 Maudemarie Clark's Nietzsche on Ethics and Politics is a collection of eleven previously published papers and three...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2001) 110 (1): np.
Published: 01 January 2001
..., New York 14853-3201. Manuscripts may be submitted electronically (to phil- review@cornell.edu) or on paper; paper submissions should be produced on stout bond paper, 8 '/z by 11 inches, with one-inch margins on all four sides. Manuscripts chosen for publication must eventually conform to the...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2015) 124 (2): 292–295.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Julia Annas contains fifteen papers (six on Plato, one on Aristotle, four on the Stoics, and four on eudaimonism), all of which deal with aspects of virtue and happiness, the central topic of Annas's wide-ranging work. The editor, in her helpful introduction, summarizes the papers judiciously and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2002) 111 (4): 602–604.
Published: 01 October 2002
... reprints a dozen of the author’s papers, most with substantial post- scripts, and adds one new one. The bulk of the material is on topics in philos- ophy of language (truth and indeterminacy), but there are also two papers on philosophy of mathematics written after the appearance of the author’s col...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2003) 112 (2): 263–266.
Published: 01 April 2003
...- provoking system, and this collection of eleven essays represents state-of-the-art engagement with that system across a range of topics. The title would suggest that the papers would deal in particular with Lewis’s doctrine of Humean supervenience, the doctrine that all the contingent truths are...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2000) 109 (1): 98–101.
Published: 01 January 2000
... philosophy. Early Analytic Phi- losophy, a collection of papers presented in honor of professor Leonard Linsky at the University of Chicago in April 1992, is an example of this. The contributors, many of them leading scholars in the field of early an- alytic philosophy, approach the thought of the...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2001) 110 (4): 596–599.
Published: 01 October 2001
... and ELEONORE STUMP, Eds. Ithaca: Cornell Uni- versity Press, 1998. Pp. xiii, 291. The editors comment that the core of this book is formed by the papers pre- sented as a special session at the Ninth International Congress of Medieval Phi- losophy (Ottawa 1992), honoring Norman Kretzmann’s...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2002) 111 (3): 465–470.
Published: 01 July 2002
... entail <<p> is G>. The Philosophical Review, Vol. 111, No. 3 (July 2002) André Chapuis and Anil Gupta, eds., Circularity, Definition and Truth. New Delhi: Indian Council of Philosophical Research, 2000. Pp. vi, 402. This is a collection of eighteen solicited papers on the...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2015) 124 (3): 425–430.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Paul F. Snowdon Gasser Georg Stefan Matthias , eds., Personal Identity: Complex or Simple? Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2012 . xi+259 pp. © 2015 by Cornell University 2015 The papers in this collection are committed to contributing to the debate as to whether...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2003) 112 (1): 106–110.
Published: 01 January 2003
... is a collection of nine specially commissioned papers on Nozick’s work by a wide range of distinguished philosophers. Nearly all of the papers are of high quality, and the volume is well conceptualized and well executed. The collection will certainly be useful to anyone with a compre- hensive...