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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 (3): 285–324.
Published: 01 July 2009
... of the position postulate conditions on objective empirical representation that are more intellectual than are warranted. Such views leave it doubtful that animals and human infants perceptually represent elements in the physical environment. By appeal to common sense and to empirical perceptual psychology...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (4): 481–531.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Hilla Jacobson Attempts to account for the phenomenal character of perceptual experiences have so far largely focused on their sensory aspects . The first aim of this article is to support the claim that (perceptual) phenomenal character has another, significant, aspect—the phenomenal realm...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (2): 239–292.
Published: 01 April 2023
... in cognition. I argue that we have no compelling reason to believe that encapsulation explains (or even contributes to an explanation of) perceptual tractability, and much reason to doubt it. This is because there exist much deeper computational challenges for perception than information access...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (2): 251–298.
Published: 01 April 2020
..., the author argues that core object representations have epistemic statuses like beliefs do, despite their many prototypically perceptual features. First, the author argues that it is a sufficient condition on a mental state's having an epistemic status as justified or unjustified that the state is based...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (4): 449–495.
Published: 01 October 2010
... about the nature of the self or soul. His diagnosis has two main components: first, the positing of “Transcendental Illusion”—a pervasive intellectual illusion, modeled on perceptual illusion, which predisposes us to accept as sound certain invalid arguments for substantive theses about the nature...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (4): 497–529.
Published: 01 October 2010
... of perceptual justification is false. © 2010 by Cornell University 2010 Michael Bergmann and Stewart Cohen gave especially generous and helpful comments. I also received very helpful comments from Rod Bertolet, E. J. Coffman, Ian Church, Martin Curd, Paul Draper, Marian David,Matthew Lee, Jeff Snapper...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (3): 323–393.
Published: 01 July 2020
...). According to DRH, perceptual processes are constrained to compute over a bounded range of dimensions, while cognitive processes are not. This view allows that perception is cognitively penetrable, but places strict limits on the varieties of penetration that can occur. The article argues that DRH enjoys...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 483–523.
Published: 01 October 2000
... that the content of perceptual experience is nonconceptual, in a sense I shall explain momentarily.’ More recently, in his book Mind and World,’ John McDowell has argued that the reasons Evans gives for this claim are not compelling and, moreover, that Evans’s view is a version of “the Myth...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (1): 126–130.
Published: 01 January 2019
... or less rational. That is, harboring an experience can accrue to a subject's rational status. The problem of hijacked experience animates Siegel's account (chap. 1). Suppose that an extra-perceptual condition, such as fear, prejudice, belief, or outlook, can affect perceptual consciousness...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (3): 341–348.
Published: 01 July 2019
... to perception in which vision goes proxy for other individual sensory modalities and for perception as a whole. Dubbed ‘the tyranny of the visual,’ this approach leads to: (1) obscuring the essentially temporal nature of auditory objects, (2) viewing perceptual experience as little more than the sum of unimodal...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 397–420.
Published: 01 July 2001
... Indexicals.” In Themes from Kaplan , ed. J. Almog, J. Perry and H. Wettstein, 481 -563. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Kelly, Sean D. 2001 . “The Non-conceptual Content of Perceptual Experience: Situation Dependence and Fineness of Grain.” Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 62 : 601 -8...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 635–638.
Published: 01 October 2001
.... By BILL BREWER. New York: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 1999. Pp. xviii, 281. “This book is about the role of conscious perceptual experiences in the acqui- sition of empirical knowledge” (xiii). So begins Bill Brewer’s interesting Percep- tion and Reason, whose introduction usefully...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (3): 303–357.
Published: 01 July 2004
.... Phenomenal Illusions. In Perceptual Experience , edited by T. Gendler and J. Hawthorne. Oxford: Oxford University Press. ____. In preparation. Inner Sense until Proven Guilty. Available online at www.umich.edu/~lormand/phil/cons . Moore, George. 1903 . The Refutation of Idealism. Mind 12 : 433...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (3): 515–519.
Published: 01 July 2023
... First epistemology. On this view, normative standings such as justification/rationality and knowledge bottom out in epistemic reasons. Yet it seems that only justified belief or knowledge can provide a subject S with reasons, so that we cannot take reasons as fundamental. So, apparently, perceptual...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (4): 563–601.
Published: 01 October 2007
..., and J. D. Cohen. 1968 . “The Experimental Determination of Unique Green in the Spectrum.” Perceptual Psychophysics 4 : 65 -68. Jackson, Frank. 1982 . “Epiphenomenal Qualia.” Philosophical Quarterly 32 : 127 -36. Johnston, Mark. 1992 . “How to Speak of the Colors.” Philosophical Studies...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (4): 451–506.
Published: 01 October 2004
... . The Perceptual Organization of Colors: An Adaptation to Regularities of the Terrestrial World? In The Adapted Mind: Evolutionary Psychology and the Generation of Culture , ed. J. Barkow, L. Cosmides, and J. Tooby, J., 495 -532. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Reprinted in Byrne and Hilbert 1997c, 311-56...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (3): 378–385.
Published: 01 July 2019
... intentionality. The aim of the book is to “solve the part of Brentano's problem that is within reach” (3). Brentano's problem is the problem of explaining intentionality; the part of this problem that is supposedly within reach is that of explaining nonconceptual sensory-perceptual intentionality; and Neander...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (3): 359–398.
Published: 01 July 2005
... 110 : 397 -419. ____. 2001b . The Non-conceptual Content of Perceptual Experience: Situation Dependence and Fineness of Grain. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 62 : 601 -8. Martin, M. G. F. 1992 . Perception, Concepts, and Memory. Philosophical Review 101 : 745 -63...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 472–475.
Published: 01 July 2001
... in the idea that pictures resemble their objects. Hopkins proposes that we can show what is correct in these intuitions by explaining pictures as representations that depend on a distinctive sort of perceptual experience: experienced resemblance in outline shape between a picture and its object(s...