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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2007) 116 (4): 654–656.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Allen Coates Peter Baumann and Monika Betzler, eds., Practical Conflicts . Cambridge University Press, 2004. vii + 344 pp. Cornell University 2007 book reviews Joseph L. Camp Jr., Confusion: A Study in the Theory of Knowledge. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2008) 117 (4): 618–620.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Talbot Brewer Sergio Tenenbaum, Appearances of the Good: An Essay on the Nature of Practical Reason. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007. vii + 315 pp. © 2008 by Cornell University 2008 xxx prjuly2008-04 October 21, 2008 11:39 BOOK...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2011) 120 (4): 607–609.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Nomy Arpaly Korsgaard Christine , The Constitution of Agency: Essays on Practical Reason and Moral Psychology . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2008 . x + 345 pp . © 2011 by Cornell University 2011 BOOK REVIEWS Richard Bett, ed. The Cambridge...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2012) 121 (2): 298–301.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Ram Neta Stanley Jason , Knowledge and Practical Interests . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2005 . xi +208 pp . © 2012 by Cornell University 2012 BOOK REVIEWS Frederick C. Beiser, Diotima’s Children: German Aesthetic Rationalism from Leibniz...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2019) 128 (2): 219–224.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Karen Margrethe Nielsen Olfert C. M. M. , Aristotle on Practical Truth . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2017 . xxiii + 260 pp . © 2019 by Cornell University 2019 In this bold and engaging book, Christiana Olfert defends a novel account of the notion of “practical truth” and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2014) 123 (3): 374–377.
Published: 01 July 2014
... substantive moral obligations from the standpoint of agency as such fails to fully grasp the core constructivist insight that all practical reasons arise from the perspective of a particular agent. Street then uses a creative thought experiment about a reflective, valuing social insect to support the Humean...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2000) 109 (4): 586–589.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Michael E. Bratman RULING PASSIONS: A THEORY OF PRACTICAL REASONING. By Simon Blackburn. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 1998. Pp. vii, 334. Cornell University 2000 BOOK REVEWS entails the existence of final causes, and these...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2004) 113 (1): 130–132.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Margaret Gilbert Keith Graham, Practical Reasoning in a Social World: How We Act Together. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. Pp. xi, 202. Cornell University 2004 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical Review, Vol. 113, No. 1 (January 2004...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2005) 114 (1): 131–135.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Kieran Setiya Sarah Stroud and Christine Tappolet, eds. Weakness of Will and Practical Irrationality. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. Pp. x, 317. Cornell University 2005 BOOK REVIEWS Notes 1 In the preface...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2018) 127 (1): 130–140.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Bryan J. Parkhurst Wolterstorff Nicholas , Art Rethought: The Social Practices of Art . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2015 . 325 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 Art Rethought divides into two parts, the first negative and the second positive. Negatively...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2013) 122 (4): 664–667.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Helena de Bres Fairness in Practice addresses the overarching question: “What would it be for the global economy to be fair?” (ix). James answers as follows. The global economy is best interpreted as “an international social practice in which societies mutually rely on common markets” (3) in...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2003) 112 (4): 561–566.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Fred D. Miller, JR S. Sara Monoson, Plato's Democratic Entanglements: Athenian Politics and the Practice of Philosophy. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000. Pp. xi, 252. Cornell University 2003 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical Review...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2016) 125 (4): 473–507.
Published: 01 October 2016
... disagreements about how to pursue those ends. This essay defends the claim that, in certain circumstances of reasonable disagreement, proper care for a friend as a practical and moral agent requires allowing your friend's judgment to decide what you are to do, even when you disagree with that judgment (and even...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2017) 126 (3): 301–343.
Published: 01 July 2017
... analysis—it presents a new account that builds on both the existential and conditional analyses. On this account, the act conditional analysis , a sentence like ‘John can swim across the river’ says that there is some practically available action (in a sense the essay makes precise) that is such that if...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2008) 117 (3): 349–383.
Published: 01 July 2008
... David Widerker. It shows that neither is sufficient to reject the Direct Argument. The article then proceeds to challenge the argument in a novel fashion. Van Inwagen has not given us good reason to think that the principle in question has an adequate anchor in our inferential practices, especially in...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2012) 121 (1): 95–124.
Published: 01 January 2012
... and other elements of our emotional lives. It then shows how this argument helps to answer an important recent challenge to Strawson's position. If this essay is right, there is good reason to doubt that the reforms envisaged by some incompatibilists, reforms to our blame-related practices, are a real...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2012) 121 (2): 209–239.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Nomy Arpaly; Timothy Schroeder Theoretical and practical deliberation are voluntary activities, and like all voluntary activities, they are performed for reasons. To hold that all voluntary activities are performed for reasons in virtue of their relations to past, present, or even merely possible...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2012) 121 (4): 483–538.
Published: 01 October 2012
... and subjective faces of the same practical coin. This has much the same metaphysical benefits as Lewis’s own view of chance and also throws interesting new light on Newcomb problems, providing an irenic resolution of the apparent disagreement between causal and evidential decision rules. © 2012 by...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2014) 123 (1): 79–105.
Published: 01 January 2014
... Parfit's arguments against subjectivist theories of practical reason, it is argued that a form of subjectivist theory exists that is not only consistent with Parfit's claim that all reasons for acting are object rather than state given, but that can support that claim. Second, it is argued that Parfit's...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2015) 124 (2): 169–206.
Published: 01 April 2015
... lottery, as opposed to simply picking one of the parties on more subjective grounds or out of pure whim. In addition to the practical consequences of this skeptical view, the article sketches some theoretical implications for debates about saving the greater number and about axiomatic utilitarianism...