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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2014) 123 (3): 355–359.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Tom Donaldson Misak Cheryl , The American Pragmatists . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2013 . xvi +286 pp . © 2014 by Cornell University 2014 Cheryl Misak's The American Pragmatists is an examination of the history of American pragmatism, starting with Chauncey...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2018) 127 (4): 532–535.
Published: 01 October 2018
... scientific progress. The book concludes with a novel interpretation of Kuhn's philosophical outlook as bearing a strong resemblance to the philosophical views of the American pragmatists. One novel feature of Mladenović's interpretation of Kuhn is the proposal that Kuhn's model of scientific change is to...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2017) 126 (4): 551–554.
Published: 01 October 2017
... are exclusively evidential. So following the evidence is always required. McCormick gets behind the opposing, pragmatist view, which denies this. It's pretty tame pragmatism, however, since straying from the evidence is usually wrong, we're assured. Still, if McCormick is right, then it's lights...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 240–247.
Published: 01 April 2018
...) stresses a view that he and Putnam share: “natural kinds not only lack essences . . . but also lack necessary and sufficient conditions” (341). There are some differences between Hacking and Putnam here, but I believe that they do converge in the pragmatist spirit in which they understand how natural kind...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2019) 128 (2): 250–254.
Published: 01 April 2019
... pragmatist about modality, in contemporary terminology. In his own terminology, he locates modality in the manifest image, not the scientific image. Seen this way, the problem of explaining the modal aspects of the manifest image is bound to be closely related to that of explaining the temporal aspects...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2018) 127 (4): 558–561.
Published: 01 October 2018
... defines the correspondence picture as the view that “a perceptual state is right if it is veridical—if it correctly corresponds to a state of affairs in the environment.” Instead, she proposes the “pragmatist” view that perceptual state is “right” if it is a useful guide to the environment (109, 119, 130...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2006) 115 (2): 269–272.
Published: 01 April 2006
... Editrice. 313 pp. Montiglio, Silvia. 2005. Wandering in Ancient Greek Culture. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. xi + 290 pp. Murphey, Murray G. 2005. C. I. Lewis: The Last Great Pragmatist. SUNY series in Philosophy. Albany: State University of New York Press. x + 477 pp. Nietzsche...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2019) 128 (1): 138–141.
Published: 01 January 2019
... and independent of the agent's cognitive system) as parts of the cognitive system. The pragmatist would rather deny this assumption and highlight that the organism-environment interconnectedness is the default, and hence the very idea of the “internal-external” divide is flawed. Similarly, underived...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2004) 113 (3): 443–450.
Published: 01 July 2004
.... New York: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 2004. Pp. xii, 204. 448 BOOKS RECEIVED Pragmatism and Values. Vol. 1 of The Central European Pragmatist Forum. Value Inquiry Book Series, vol. 152. By John Ryder and Emil...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2007) 116 (4): 667–673.
Published: 01 October 2007
.... Cambridge Companions. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. xv + 421 pp. Ryder, John, and Gert-Rüdiger Wegmarshaus, eds. 2007. Education for a Democratic Society: Central European Pragmatist Forum. Vol. 3. Value Inquiry Book Series. Amsterdam: Rodopi. xv + 194 pp. Sallis, John. 2006...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2008) 117 (2): 289–293.
Published: 01 April 2008
... doctrine of truth: namely, Bradley’s view that no thought is completely true, yet can contain a degree of truth. Allard discusses in detail how debates with pragmatists, on the one hand, and pluralists like Russell, on the other hand, led Bradley to refine his position into a theory of truth, where...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2010) 119 (2): 265–271.
Published: 01 April 2010
.... Kremer, Alexander, and John Ryder, eds. 2009. Self and Society: Central European Pragmatist Forum. Vol. IV. Value Inquiry Book Series. Amsterdam: Rodopi. xiii + 254 pp. Kriegel, Uriah. 2009. Subjective Consciousness: A Self-Representational Theory. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 333 pp...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2011) 120 (2): 331–336.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Press. xiv þ461 pp. Haack, Susan. 2009. Evidence and Inquiry: A Pragmatist Reconstruction of Epistemology. Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books. 425 pp. Hamburg, Gary M., and Randall A. Poole, eds. 2010. A History of Russian Philosophy 1830–1930: Faith, Reason, and the Defense of Human Dignity...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2008) 117 (1): 149–155.
Published: 01 January 2008
.... 2007. Truth and Ontology. Oxford: Clarendon. xviii + 202 pp. Messina, Anthony M. 2007. The Logics and Politics of Post–WWII Migration to Western Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. xv + 290 pp. Misak, Cheryl, ed. 2007. New Pragmatists. Oxford: Clarendon. vii + 195 pp. Mitchell, W...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2019) 128 (1): 116–121.
Published: 01 January 2019
... philosophy. We have here a kind of pragmatist, experiment-in-living consequentialism, which departs most significantly from existing views in virtue of its laudable insistence on context-dependence. Fedyk cautions strongly against the assumption that an intervention that works well within one broader set of...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2001) 110 (2): 296–300.
Published: 01 April 2001
... than the former. One can also see this maneuver as a pragmatist reduction of facts about beliefs to facts about preferences. For his part, Joyce uses the comparative likelihood relation freely as a primitive concept in his approach, and argues against both pragmatism and behaviorism. He moves...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2012) 121 (3): 475–481.
Published: 01 July 2012
.... Oxford: Oxford University Press. xv þ 232 pp. Ryder, John, and Radim Sip, eds. 2011. Identity and Social Transformation: Central European Pragmatist Forum. Vol. 5. Amsterdam: Rodopi. ix þ 295 pp. Sansom, Roger. 2011. Ingenious Genes: How Gene Regulation Networks Evolve to Control...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2001) 110 (1): 143–150.
Published: 01 January 2001
...: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 2000. Pp. xix, 294. A Pragmatist’s Progress? Richard Rorty and American Intellectual History. American Intellectual Culture. By John Pettegrew, ed. Lanham, Md.: Roman & Littlefield, 2000. Pp. vii, 222. &ken et Hart: La Norm et la Conduite...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2003) 112 (4): 591–600.
Published: 01 October 2003
... Press, 2003. Pp. xviii, 413. Beyond Epistemology: A Pragmatist Approach to Feminist Science Studies. By Sharyn Clough. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, 2003. Pp. viii, 167. 592 BOOKS RECEIVED What Would Aristotle Do? Self...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2003) 112 (4): 447–482.
Published: 01 October 2003
... pragmatic considerations to govern belief and prohibit all other con- siderations from governing belief. On this first interpretation, Gibbard would not be claiming that his pragmatist opponent is incoherent or conceptually confused: the prag- matist is merely expressing his own countervailing norm...