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The Philosophical Review (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...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (2): 273–277.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Alessandro Torza Equipped with hypersurfaces and quality spaces, which are proxies for ordinary objects and qualities, respectively, Turner turns to the second stage of the project: reducing ordinary truths to factalist truths. Two methods are developed of carrying out such a reduction. One...
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The Philosophical Review (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...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (1): 1–34.
Published: 01 January 2016
... 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...
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The Philosophical Review (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...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (2): 263–298.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Andrew Y. Lee Conscious experiences are characterized by mental qualities, such as those involved in seeing red, feeling pain, or smelling cinnamon. The standard framework for modeling mental qualities represents them via points in multidimensional spaces, where distances between points inversely...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (3): 385–449.
Published: 01 July 2021
...” demanding “demotion of space and time to mere forms of our sensory intuition.” This paper aims at an adequate understanding of Kant’s enigmatic idealist argument from handed objects, as well as an understanding of its relation to the other key supports of his idealism. The paper’s central finding...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (4): 441–480.
Published: 01 October 2015
... in 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...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (2): 129–168.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Anil Gomes; A. W. Moore; Andrew Stephenson For Kant, the human cognitive faculty has two subfaculties: sensibility and the understanding. Each has pure forms that are necessary to us as humans: space and time for sensibility; the categories for the understanding. But Kant is careful to leave open...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 418–422.
Published: 01 July 2018
... by physics and our 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...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (4): 583–589.
Published: 01 October 2015
... Press . Waxman's view of the radical indeterminateness of aesthetic space and time follows from his reading of Kant's attempt to deal, without leaving the level of sensibility itself, with the problem of how little is provided by sensation . Thus beyond (a) a bare “synopsis” of sensations (so...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (3): 522–525.
Published: 01 July 2013
... between substantivalism and 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...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (4): 570–572.
Published: 01 October 2003
... (1956), which includes as an invaluable bonus (for teaching purposes) 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...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (1): 139–144.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Melissa Fusco 1. Moss makes some recommendations for selective paths through the material in the introduction (x). 2. Another way to go is to hold that the compositional semantic values are (at least) world-probability space pairs ; see, for example, Yalcin 2012 and MacFarlane...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (2): 275–278.
Published: 01 April 2015
... are accustomed to are set in a 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...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (3): 348–352.
Published: 01 July 2019
... different spaces, or dimensions in terms of which they can be described (111). Color appearances have precise locations in something like the familiar three-dimensional hue-saturation-lightness space. Objective colors are rough or coarse-grained, and are only roughly locatable, and locatable as regions...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (2): 157–201.
Published: 01 April 2004
... 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 concrete magnitudes as objects to which...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (1): 1–49.
Published: 01 January 2022
... the space of all possible worlds, then Newtonian mechanics corresponds to a proper subset in W that has a determinate boundary, where the boundary is not in space-time but in modal space. Let us call that subset the domain of Newtonian mechanics; it represents the nomological possibilities according...
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The Philosophical Review (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...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (4): 535–539.
Published: 01 October 2005
... 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 represented...