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Published: 01 January 2015
Figure 2 The transition rule f Figure 2 . The transition rule f More
Published: 01 October 2015
Figure 9 Rules of truth Figure 9 . Rules of truth More
Published: 01 October 2015
Figure 10 Strong Kleene rules Figure 10 . Strong Kleene rules More
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...
The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 425–427.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Robert Sugden EQUILIBRIUM AND RATIONALITY: GAME THEORY REVISID BY DECISION RULES. By Paul Weirich. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pp. xii, 235. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVEWS consistency and organic character of his political philosophy...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2010) 119 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 January 2010
... decision theories are subject to counterexamples. Decision rules can be reinterpreted as voting rules, where the voters are the agent's possible future selves. The problematic examples have the structure of voting paradoxes. Just as voting paradoxes show that no voting rule can do everything we want...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2011) 120 (2): 207–245.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Barry Lam If you are currently a reliable epistemic agent in some domain, you would not want to adopt a rule of belief-revision in that domain that rendered you less reliable. However, you probably would want to adopt a rule that rendered you more reliable in that domain. In the epistemology of...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2012) 121 (4): 483–538.
Published: 01 October 2012
... causal beliefs, and one-boxers to evidential beliefs. The essay notes that a similar issue can arise when the modality in question is chance, rather than causation. In this case, the conflict is between decision rules based on credences guided solely by chances, and rules based on credences guided by...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2008) 117 (4): 555–606.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Michael G. Titelbaum Can self-locating beliefs be relevant to non-self-locating claims? Traditional Bayesian modeling techniques have trouble answering this question because their updating rule fails when applied to situations involving contextsensitivity. This essay develops a fully general...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2014) 123 (1): 79–105.
Published: 01 January 2014
... “Triple Theory,” which allies Rule Consequentialism with Kantian and Scanlonian Contractualism against Act Consequentialism as a theory of moral right. This critical notice argues that what underlies this change is a view of the deontic concept of moral rightness that ties it closely to blameworthiness...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2013) 122 (4): 619–639.
Published: 01 October 2013
... question here is this: if you have already been ( justly) punished by God for doing something, how then could you avoid doing that thing? As we'll see, there is a strong argument that seems to show that you couldn't. However, this essay argues that if divine prepunishment rules out human freedom, then so...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2015) 124 (1): 59–117.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., we arrive at a simple, nondisjunctive, syntactic rule that governs the overt appearance of the definite article with singular names. But Ivan does not necessarily bear the name ‘Ivan’, so one might worry that the sentence “Ivan might not have had ‘Ivan’ as a name” would incorrectly be predicted false...
The Philosophical Review (1 July 2015) 124 (3): 393–406.
Published: 01 July 2015
... probabilism isn't to blame for the failure of rational introspection and that Caie's modified accuracy criterion conflicts with Dutch book considerations, is scoring rule dependent, and leads to the failure of rational introspection. © 2015 by Cornell University 2015 Proof. One consequence of having...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2014) 123 (2): 247–250.
Published: 01 April 2014
... David Lewis's (1969) seminal Convention . According to Marmor, a social rule R is a convention if and only if: There is a population P that normally follows R in circumstances C. There is a reason A for members of P to follow R in C. There is at least one other potential rule, S, that if...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2001) 110 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 January 2001
... terms. 3. An Example of Conceptual Role Semantics: The Logical Constants There are many different versions of conceptual role semantics.” According to the version of conceptual role semantics that I wish to develop, the meaning of a term is given by the basic rules of rationality...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2002) 111 (1): 152–155.
Published: 01 January 2002
... illocutionary act type. This potential is itself explained in terms of illocu- tionary rules (I-rules), normative rules governing the acceptable use of sentences. The account of sentence meaning is set out in part 2 of the book. Part 1 pro- vides the foundation for this account: Alston’s own analysis of...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2015) 124 (2): 286–289.
Published: 01 April 2015
... interaction of reasons with the resources of default logic, developed by computer scientists (being himself one of the pioneers) to capture nonmonotonic or defeasible reasoning, in which adding new information can prompt withdrawal of a previously justified conclusion. Defaults are defeasible rules that tell...
The Philosophical Review (1 July 2016) 125 (3): 307–339.
Published: 01 July 2016
..., this is a very strange result. The information that there is ten dollars in Box A and twenty dollars in Box B surely doesn't rule out the possibility that you will get both boxes. (We defer the proof of this fact until after we introduce simpler notation in sections 4 and 5.) Let's return to...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 251–256.
Published: 01 April 2018
... rules for making judgements about solidarity employed by the disability rights movement [DRM] classify x in context C as among the physical conditions that they are seeking to promote justice for. (46) She suspects that these rules employ “cluster-concept reasoning,” selecting conditions with a...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2019) 128 (2): 233–236.
Published: 01 April 2019
... state-recognized marriage, and then offers an elegant and promising alternative. Chambers proposes that the state should devise default rules to regulate intimate partnerships, which would take into account the practices that constitute them, rather than regulate these partnerships through some system...