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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2009) 118 (1): 59–85.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Rachael Briggs Diachronic Dutch book arguments seem to support both conditionalization and Bas van Fraassen's Reflection principle. But the Reflection principle is vulnerable to numerous counterexamples. This essay addresses two questions: first, under what circumstances should an agent obey...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2000) 109 (1): 35–61.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Michael E. Bratman Cornell University 2000 The Philosophical Review, Vol. 109, No. 1 (January 2000) Reflection, Planning, and Temporally Extended Agency Michael E. Bratman 1. Core Features of Human Agency We are...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2009) 118 (1): 131–134.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Eric Swanson Paul Horwich, Reflections on Meaning . New York: Oxford University Press, 2005. vii + 236 pp. Cornell University 2009 BOOK REVIEWS Hendrik Lorenz, The Brute Within: Appetitive Desire in Plato and Aristotle. Oxford: Clarendon, 2006. 229 pp...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2000) 109 (3): 423–425.
Published: 01 July 2000
...C. C. W. Taylor THE ART OF LIVING: SOCRATIC REFLECTIONS FROM PLAT0 TO FOUCAULT. By Alexander Nehamas. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. Pp. xii, 283. Cornell University 2000 BOOK REWEWS The Philosophical hiew, Vol. 109, No. 3 (July...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 440–443.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Natalie Brender KANT'S CONCEPTION OF MORAL CHARACTER: THE “CRITICAL” LINK OF MORALITY, ANTHROPOLOGY, AND REFLECTIVE JUDGMENT. By G. Felicitas Munzel. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999. Pp. xxii, 377. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS political...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2002) 111 (3): 417–428.
Published: 01 July 2002
.... Rawls, J. 1971 . A Theory of Justice . Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Sellars, W. 1963 . Some Reflections on Language Games. In his Science, Perception, and Reality . London: Routledge and Kegan Paul. Stalnaker, R. 1984 . Inquiry . Cambridge: MIT Press. Stampe, D. 1977 . Toward a...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2005) 114 (3): 419–423.
Published: 01 July 2005
...Michael Weisberg Philip Kitcher, In Mendel's Mirror: Philosophical Reflections on Biology. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. Pp. xv, 385. Cornell University 2005 BOOK REVIEWS graph were more widely accessible. He rightly complains that ethical...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2012) 121 (3): 443–450.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Anna Mahtani The Reflection Principle can be defended with a Diachronic Dutch Book Argument (DBA), but it is also defeated by numerous compelling counter-examples. It seems then that Diachronic DBAs can lead us astray. Should we reject them en masse—including Lewis’s Diachronic DBA for...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2008) 117 (2): 245–273.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Eric Schwitzgebel We are prone to gross error, even in favorable circumstances of extended reflection, about our own ongoing conscious experience, our current phenomenology. Even in this apparently privileged domain, our self-knowledge is faulty and untrustworthy. We are not simply fallible at the...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2009) 118 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 January 2009
... period of time. On this view, watching is a kind of perceptual activity distinguished by a distinctive epistemic role. The essay presents a puzzle about watching an object that arises through elementary reflection on the consequences of two apparent truths about watching an object throughout a period of...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2011) 120 (4): 515–566.
Published: 01 October 2011
... diagnosis of verbal disputes as a tool for philosophical progress. Second, they are interesting as a subject matter for first-order philosophy. Reflection on the existence and nature of verbal disputes can reveal something about the nature of concepts, language, and meaning. In this article I first...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2015) 124 (1): 1–58.
Published: 01 January 2015
... traditional interpretation regards the distinction between the two notions as reflecting a distinction between indeterminate space and determinations of space by the understanding, respectively. By contrast, a recent influential reading has argued that the two notions can be fused into one and that space as...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2016) 125 (3): 397–430.
Published: 01 July 2016
... Jonathan Bennett in effect interprets the result to mean that PSR entails that there are no contingent truths. But reflection on parallels in philosophy of mathematics shows it can equally be interpreted either as a proof that there are “too many” contingent truths to combine in a single conjunction or as...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2000) 109 (1): 63–85.
Published: 01 January 2000
... nature as reflective beings. This account has considerable appeal. It resonates with those who think that at least some of our impulses provide us with rea- sons to act, but who doubt that the mere having of an impulse or desire, as such, counts in favor of acting. It elaborates the...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 197–224.
Published: 01 April 2018
... are valuable” ( 1996c, 123 ). Moreover, anyone can recognize this truth upon sufficient reflection: “any reflective agent can be led to acknowledge that she has moral obligations” ( 1996c, 125 ). Korsgaard offers two arguments for this striking claim. One of them she attributes to Kant; call it...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2016) 125 (1): 138–142.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Access Problem. Disjunctivism seems implausibly to imply that one has reflective access to contingent facts about the environment. The Distinguishability Problem. Disjunctivism seems inconsistent with the fact that good and bad cases can be introspectively indistinguishable. The Basis Problem. The...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2017) 126 (2): 273–276.
Published: 01 April 2017
... interprets them rightly—as fundamentally self-referential and reflective, purposively confronting its audience with questions, responses, and reactions to these responses. It offers not just arguments but puzzles and thoughts about what principles govern the giving and accepting of reasons, and examines why...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2017) 126 (2): 281–285.
Published: 01 April 2017
... empirical concept acquisition of the kind that pertains to both children and adults. In section 40 of the third Critique , for example, Kant suggests that the reflection involved in taste requires “one holding his judgment up [ sein Urteil zu halten ] . . . to the merely possible judgment of others, and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2002) 111 (2): 314–318.
Published: 01 April 2002
.... For Pappas that's okay, given his criteria of CSP. Let's consider the criteria. Pappas distinguishes two sorts of CSP. Ordinary CSP include those proposi- tions that a typical commonsense person "would assent to if queried" (214). Reflective CSP include those propositions that such a person...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2015) 124 (1): 159–162.
Published: 01 January 2015
.... Conscientious reflection is an extension of the natural psychological processes that lead to harmony in the self. And so, because “there is a connection between the natural and the normative” (33), what it is rational for us to believe and do and feel will be what survives conscientious reflection. It is...