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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 Wright and Peirce...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2018) 127 (4): 532–535.
Published: 01 October 2018
.... 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 be read in...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2017) 126 (4): 551–554.
Published: 01 October 2017
... 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 out for...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 240–247.
Published: 01 April 2018
... 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 terms function in practice. Pragmatism is the other large theme I want to highlight. It is also the poignant focus...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2018) 127 (4): 558–561.
Published: 01 October 2018
... 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). She says that...
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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 July 2004) 113 (3): 443–450.
Published: 01 July 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 Visnovsky, editors. Atlantic Highlands: Rodopi, 2004. Pp...
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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 April 2008) 117 (2): 289–293.
Published: 01 April 2008
... 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 Allard argues (plausibly enough) that Bradley should be seen as defending a coherence account of...
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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 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 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 April 2010) 119 (2): 265–271.
Published: 01 April 2010
... 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. Krishek, Sharon. 2009...
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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
..., 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. Philosophies. By Emmanuel Picavet...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2003) 112 (4): 591–600.
Published: 01 October 2003
..., 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-Control through the Power...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2003) 112 (4): 447–482.
Published: 01 October 2003
... 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. It would be...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2006) 115 (3): 389–391.
Published: 01 July 2006
.... 397 BOOK REVIEWS nitty-gritty work of interpretation. Where Brandom’s earlier books developed his inferentialist, normative, pragmatist, deontological score-keeping seman- tics both in theory and in a few tinker-toy-examples (entering huts, showing leaves, being...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2006) 115 (3): 391–395.
Published: 01 July 2006
.... 397 BOOK REVIEWS nitty-gritty work of interpretation. Where Brandom’s earlier books developed his inferentialist, normative, pragmatist, deontological score-keeping seman- tics both in theory and in a few tinker-toy-examples (entering huts, showing leaves, being...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2006) 115 (3): 395–398.
Published: 01 July 2006
... interpretation. Where Brandom’s earlier books developed his inferentialist, normative, pragmatist, deontological score-keeping seman- tics both in theory and in a few tinker-toy-examples (entering huts, showing leaves, being beaten with sticks), Brandom here undertakes a labor of inter- pretation on...