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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (3): 327–359.
Published: 01 July 2022
... problems. This article defends the view that there is always an object of hallucination—a physical object, sometimes with spatiotemporally scattered parts. abyrne@mit.edu Riccardo.manzotti@gmail.com © 2022 by Cornell University 2022 perception hallucination memory scattered objects...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 1–40.
Published: 01 January 2018
... the destruction of any determined-part-of-matter that b or any part of b comes to compose. Admittedly, b can survive at t 2 only as a “scatteredobject. 41 But in contrast to determined-parts-of-matter, nothing in the identity conditions of bodies-taken-in-general rules out this kind of survival...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (1): 89–100.
Published: 01 January 2004
.... ____. Truth and Mass Terms. 1962 . Journal of Philosophy 69 : 263 -82. Burke, M. 1994 . Preserving the Principle of One Object to a Place: A Novel Account of the Relations among Objects, Sorts, Sortals, and Persistence Conditions. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 54 : 591 -624...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 618–620.
Published: 01 October 2002
... of this con- ception from the original position is scattered and sketchy; there, the reasons why the parties are thought to choose liberal-egalitarianism take the form of buckshot—they are mentioned in many different chapters without being developed in detail. JF is different on this score. Here...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (4): 545–547.
Published: 01 October 2005
.... Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. Pp. vi, 410. Making Things Happen offers a detailed exposition and defense of a “manipu- lationist” account of causation and scientific explanation. The book unifies and expands upon themes of Woodward’s that have been scattered among a number of journal...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 278–280.
Published: 01 April 2001
... are consti- tuted by intrinsic desires. Lieberman’s arguments on this central question are scattered, allusive, and hence a little difficult fully to reconstruct. But, I think, the main parts of the argument are to be found on 102-15, and in the dis- cussion of Velleman at the start of chapter 5...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 145–149.
Published: 01 January 2018
... the same sortal term; for example if the atoms remain arranged cupwise, reapply the term “cup” and assert that the same cup continues to exist; if the atoms become widely scattered, do not reapply the term “cup” and do not assert that the same cup continues to exist (224). Armed with application...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (1): 132–135.
Published: 01 January 2002
... elements. “Feeling towards is thinking of with feeling, so that your emo- tional feelings are directed towards the object of your thought” (19). Just how you think of a particular object in experiencing an emotion is determined by the emotion at issue—by the characteristic determinable property...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (3): 385–389.
Published: 01 July 2017
... such as Empedocles and Democritus, whom we might regard as more “modern.” Examining Aristotle's response to such theories, he believes, affords us an attractive way of recapturing an alternative, “premodern” form of realism, in which colors are real, objective properties of external objects, which present...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (1): 135–138.
Published: 01 January 2002
.... The book is, however, somewhat dif- ficult for readers to work their way into; in particular, the full account of feel- ings towards and the importance of narration are somewhat scattered throughout many central chapters. Nonetheless, this is the flip side of what makes this book so appealing...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 January 2018
... is necessarily a hybrid of the colloquial and the archaic. If Bennett risks erasing the original text, the authors risk blurring it. Can students be expected to piece together Berkeley's original text from what the authors give us? True, those without the patience to assemble bits of bold text scattered...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 533–535.
Published: 01 October 2009
...) and that, after the attack occurs, the towers stop existing and the particles from each tower now compose two scattered objects (and only those objects) distinct from the towers. These views have no need of Baker’s constitution relation, yet they take the ontological status of the towers very seriously...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 540–542.
Published: 01 October 2009
... the towers (and only the towers) and that, after the attack occurs, the towers stop existing and the particles from each tower now compose two scattered objects (and only those objects) distinct from the towers. These views have no need of Baker’s constitution relation, yet they take the ontological...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 543–546.
Published: 01 October 2009
... the towers (and only the towers) and that, after the attack occurs, the towers stop existing and the particles from each tower now compose two scattered objects (and only those objects) distinct from the towers. These views have no need of Baker’s constitution relation, yet they take the ontological...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 546–551.
Published: 01 October 2009
... the towers (and only the towers) and that, after the attack occurs, the towers stop existing and the particles from each tower now compose two scattered objects (and only those objects) distinct from the towers. These views have no need of Baker’s constitution relation, yet they take the ontological...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 551–555.
Published: 01 October 2009
... com- pose nothing at all. Alternatively, consider the idea that the particles compose the towers (and only the towers) and that, after the attack occurs, the towers stop existing and the particles from each tower now compose two scattered objects (and only those objects) distinct from the towers...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 555–558.
Published: 01 October 2009
... the towers (and only the towers) and that, after the attack occurs, the towers stop existing and the particles from each tower now compose two scattered objects (and only those objects) distinct from the towers. These views have no need of Baker’s constitution relation, yet they take the ontological...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (2): 311–315.
Published: 01 April 2021
... and the status of doxastic maxims. A further merit of the book is its insistence on finding unity in Kant's account of reflection, which is scattered and frequently thematized under the auspices of other concepts. This linking together of diverse areas of discussion is extremely helpful. The general account...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 440–443.
Published: 01 July 2001
.... Pp. xxii, 377. Over the past decade, scholarship on Kant’s practical philosophy has developed from a one-dimensional focus on his objective normative doctrines toward a more richly textured engagement with his views of character, virtue, and subjective moral consciousness. A significant...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 536–540.
Published: 01 October 2009
... the towers (and only the towers) and that, after the attack occurs, the towers stop existing and the particles from each tower now compose two scattered objects (and only those objects) distinct from the towers. These views have no need of Baker’s constitution relation, yet they take the ontological...