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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2015) 124 (1): 1–58.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Christian Onof; Dennis Schulting In his argument for the possibility of knowledge of spatial objects, in the Transcendental Deduction of the B-version of the Critique of Pure Reason , Kant makes a crucial distinction between space as “form of intuition” and space as “formal intuition.” The...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2000) 109 (4): 483–523.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Richard G. Heck, Jr. Cornell University 2000 The Philosophical Review, Vol. 109, No. 4 (October 2000) Nonconceptual Content and the “Space of Reasons” Richard G. Heck Jr. 1. Opening In The Varieties of Reference, Gareth Evans argues that the content...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 273–277.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Alessandro Torza Turner Jason , The Facts in Logical Space . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2016 . xii + 362 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 In this wide-ranging and ambitious work, Jason Turner explores and articulates more axiomatico the Tractarian view that the world is the...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2008) 117 (2): 159–191.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Daniel Jacobson This essay argues, flouting paradox, that Mill was a utilitarian but not a consequentialist. First, it contends that there is logical space for a view that deserves to be called utilitarian despite its rejection of consequentialism; second, that this logical space is, in fact...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2015) 124 (4): 441–480.
Published: 01 October 2015
... space and the identities of individuals. In these cases, one does not know something, and yet one cannot give voice to one's ignorance in a certain way. But what does the ignorance in these cases consist in? This essay argues that many standard models of ignorance cannot account for the phenomenon of...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2016) 125 (1): 1–34.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Leibniz's monads may, in a perfectly reasonable sense, be spatially located. © 2016 by Cornell University 2016 Leibniz physics dynamics space Garber In the opening paragraphs of his now classic paper “Leibniz and the Foundations of Physics: The Middle Years,” Daniel Garber (1985, 27) suggests that...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2015) 124 (2): 297.
Published: 01 April 2015
... © 2015 by Cornell University 2015 Errata for Christian Onof and Dennis Schulting, “Space as Form of Intuition and as Formal Intuition: On the Note to B160 in Kant's Critique of Pure Reason .” Philosophical Review 124 (2015): 1–58. On page 3, section 1, in the quotation from B160n, the last...
The Philosophical Review (1 July 2013) 122 (3): 522–525.
Published: 01 July 2013
... relationalism about space. (Belot discusses things in terms of space rather than spacetime, explaining this choice at the end.) As Belot convincingly argues in chapter 2, the relationalist should be a modal relationalist, positing, in the spatial facts about a world, not just the actual configurations of...
The Philosophical Review (1 July 2018) 127 (3): 418–422.
Published: 01 July 2018
... ordinary experience: Our eyes prefer to suppose That a habitable place Has a geocentric view, That architects enclose A quiet Euclidian space: Exploded myths—but who Could feel at home astraddle An ever expanding saddle? ( Auden 1962, 48 ) Bradford Skow's Objective Becoming is...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2003) 112 (4): 570–572.
Published: 01 October 2003
...) excerpts from Newton’s Principia and Opticks. Vailati organizes his critical commentary into six chapters that reflect suc- cessively major topical divisions of the correspondence: God, the soul, free will, space and time, miracles and nature, matter and force. Each theme is treated in considerable...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2015) 124 (4): 583–589.
Published: 01 October 2015
... Understanding” (from the title of chap. 5). Understanding is still the faculty of apperception . But it is no longer inherently discursive , defined in terms of representation by way of concepts. This also opens the way to a new understanding of sensibility. To begin, the purely “sensible” unity of space and...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2015) 124 (2): 275–278.
Published: 01 April 2015
... mathematical structure known as a (separable) Hilbert space, which is an at-most countably infinite dimensional complex vector space. Rays in a Hilbert space represent possible states of a physical system, and self-adjoint operators on that Hilbert space correspond to properties of the system. To treat QM...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2001) 110 (4): 632–634.
Published: 01 October 2001
... characterization of place. Indeed one of the most impressive fea- tures of this book is its resistance to any form of reductionism. Although place supervenes on physical space, Malpas argues that the concept of place resists reduction to the subject matter of the natural sciences, for example, physical...
The Philosophical Review (1 April 2004) 113 (2): 157–201.
Published: 01 April 2004
... mathematics, con- tinued into the nineteenth century, gradually expanding arithmetic computation and problem solving to include the real numbers, solidi- fying the emancipation of algebra from geometry, and encouraging an abstract understanding of the calculus. It also led to thinking of space and...
The Philosophical Review (1 October 2005) 114 (4): 535–539.
Published: 01 October 2005
... states always contain the properties of objects that they represent only analogously, and then argued, implausibly, that Kant arrived at his assignment of space and time only to our own representations and not to things in themselves by confusedly inferring from the non-identity of the space and time...
The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 479–481.
Published: 01 July 2001
... MIT Press, 1999. Pp. 238. The purpose of Parts and Places, say Casati and Varzi in their introduction, is to construct “a theory of our spatial competence,” a theory that will lay bare how we conceive of space and the things that lie within it. Its purpose, then, is psychological...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2017) 126 (1): 136–140.
Published: 01 January 2017
... as the metaphysics of space, for instance, as mere “specific metaphysical debates as they arise within specific scientific sub-disciplines” (6), such as physics in this case. The core of the metaphysics of science, as they insist, consists solely of those Kantian issues of extreme generality that...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2000) 109 (1): 118–121.
Published: 01 January 2000
... I’ll end this review with a quote from him: In ordinary inductions we often make good use of the proposition that every position in space and time is as good in itself as any other. Our results must hold good for any other place and any other time, provided only that the...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2001) 110 (1): 117–120.
Published: 01 January 2001
... particular by our forms of intuition: space and time. I think this makes our knowledge concerning the contents of space or time knowledge from a certain point of view, the point of view of possible human experience. Hence Kant’s transcendental idealism. And hence his commitment to Existence...
The Philosophical Review (1 January 2019) 128 (1): 138–141.
Published: 01 January 2019
... that even higher-level mental phenomena such as reflection, thought, and mathematical reasoning are to be treated in an enactivist paradigm. Here Gallagher introduces the notion of an affordance space , derived from Gibson's notion of an affordance. “An affordance space is the (abstract) range of...