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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (2): 302–304.
Published: 01 April 2012
...William E. Mann Ruse Michael , Science and Spirituality: Making Room for Faith in the Age of Science . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2010 . viii +264 pp . © 2012 by Cornell University 2012 BOOK REVIEWS Frederick C. Beiser, Diotima’s...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Mark Steiner MATHEMATICS AS A SCIENCE OF PATTERNS. By Michael Resnik. New York: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 1997. Pp. xiii, 285. Cornell University 2000 Frege, Gottlob. 1959 . The Foundations of Arithmetic. Trans. J. L. Austin. Oxford: Blackwell. Kitcher, Philip...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (3): 462–465.
Published: 01 July 2000
...Matthias Steup HARMLESS NATURALISM: THE LIMITS OF SCIENCE AND THE NATURE OF PHILOSOPHY. By Robert Almeder. Chicago and La Salle: Open Court, 1998. Pp. xii, 235. Cornell University 2000 BOOK REvlEWS and it is worth noting that the method is not self-certifying...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 627–632.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Kent Bach CONCEPTS: WHERE COGNITIVE SCIENCE WENT WRONG. By Jerry A. Fodor. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. Pp. xii, 174. Cornell University 2000 BOOK REVIEWS dez’s project, where having a concept is linked to having linguistic abilities. So...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Sherrilyn Roush THE COMPREHENSIBILITY OF THE UNIVERSE: A NEW CONCEPTION OF SCIENCE. By Nicholas Maxwell. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 1998. Pp. ix, 316. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS ThPhilosophical Rmiew, Vol. 110...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (1): 142–147.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Gerald Doppelt RELATIVISM AND REALITY: A CONTEMPORARY INTRODUCTION, SCIENTIFIC REALISM: HOW SCIENCE TRACKS TRUTH. By Robert Kirk. London and New York: Routledge, 1999. Pp ix, 180.; By Stathis Psillos. London and New York: Routledge, 1999. Pp xiii, 300. Cornell University 2002 BOOK...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 626–629.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Stephan Käufer HEIDEGGER'S PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE. By Trish Glazebrook. New York: Fordham University Press, 2000. Pp. xii, 278. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS Philosophers concerned with self-knowledge and the ownership of thoughts, beliefs...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (3): 461–467.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Neelam Sethi Lloyd Elisabeth A. , Science, Politics, and Evolution . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2008 . vii + 301 pp. © 2011 by Cornell University 2011 BOOK REVIEWS Alfred R. Mele, Effective Intentions: The Power of Conscious...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (4): 634–636.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Lorraine Besser-Jones Sobel Jordan Howard , Walls and Vaults: A Natural Science of Morals (Virtue Ethics according to David Hume) . Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley and Sons , 2009 . xiii + 414 pp . © 2012 by Cornell University 2012 BOOK REVIEWS Huw...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (1): 116–118.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Alexander Bird Lange Marc , Laws and Lawmakers: Science, Metaphysics, and the Laws of Nature . New York : Oxford University Press , 2009 . xviii + 257 pp. © 2013 by Cornell University 2013 In recent years a resurgence of interest in the laws of nature has led to a number...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 73–114.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Conor Mayo-Wilson Epistemic closure ( ec ) is the thesis that knowledge is closed under known entailment. Although several theories of knowledge violate ec , failures of ec seem rare in science. I argue that, surprisingly, there are genuine violations of ec according to theories of knowledge widely...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (1): 136–140.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Christian Wüthrich Mumford Stephen and Tugby Matthew , eds., Metaphysics and Science . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2013 . ix +244 pp. © 2017 by Cornell University 2017 Metaphysics of science, according to Stephen Mumford and Matthew Tugby, is “the metaphysical...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 422–426.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Mark Povich; Carl F. Craver Lange Marc , Because without Cause: Non-Causal Explanations in Science and Mathematics . New York: Oxford University Press , 2016 . 489 pp. . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 The consensus in the philosophy of science, at least since the 1980s, has...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 180–185.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Michael Rescorla Shea Nicholas , Representation in Cognitive Science . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2018 . xi + 292 pp . © 2021 by Cornell University 2021 Nicholas Shea's writings are required reading for philosophers of mind, especially those interested in the mind...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (2): 307–310.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Ian Blecher Lu-Adler Huaping , Kant and the Science of Logic . New York : Oxford University Press , 2018 . xxiv + 244 pp . © 2021 by Cornell University, 2021 “My ultimate and most important goal,” says Huaping Lu-Adler, is to explain “Kant's account of logic as a ‘science...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 123–126.
Published: 01 January 2010
...John Dupré Daniel P. Steel, Across the Boundaries: Extrapolation in Biology and Social Science . New York: Oxford University Press, 2007. 256 pp. Cornell University 2010 BOOK REVIEWS Alexander Bird, Nature’s Metaphysics: Laws and Properties. Oxford...
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The Philosophical Review (2006) 115 (1): 131–133.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Alexander Bird Susan Haack, Defending Science — Within Reason: Between Scientism and Cynicism . Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2003. 411 pp. Cornell University 2006 BOOK REVIEWS Peter Railton, Facts, Values, and Norms. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 January 2000
... Psychologist. 49 : 997 -1003. Hacking, Ian. 1995 . Rewriting the Soul: Multiple Personalities and the Sciences of Memory. Princeton: Princeton University Press. BOOK REWWS theories successfully in referring, then why does the supposed theory-lad- enness of language...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (2): 247–251.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Ásta Epstein Brian , The Ant Trap: Rebuilding the Foundations of the Social Sciences . New York: Oxford University Press , 2015 . 298 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 Is the social reducible to something about individual attitudes and behavior? Is it entirely explainable...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (2): 247–283.
Published: 01 April 2011
... employ in logic, mathematics, and the sciences can be fully captured in English, there is also reason to think that the threat can be averted. © 2011 by Cornell University 2011 Earlier versions of the article were presented at a Rutgers Semantics Workshop, at Arché in St. Andrews...