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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 147–190.
Published: 01 April 2017
... for intuition begin to emerge, setting the stage for a reevaluation of the role of intuition in Kant's arithmetic. © 2017 by Cornell University 2017 Kant mathematics intuition number magnitude Kant's claim that mathematical cognition requires intuition is of great importance to his...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (1): 1–34.
Published: 01 January 2016
... section sets the stage by introducing a case study from Leibniz's technical work on the strength of extended, rigid beams. The second section draws on that case study to introduce a model for understanding Leibniz's views on the relationship between derivative and primitive forces. The third section draws...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (4): 379–428.
Published: 01 October 2014
... of this are: Fission Scotty steps into the teletransporter and a malfunction occurs. Scotty's matter and psychological states are recorded, transferred, and replicated, and two copies of Scotty appear on the bridge. A moment after the accident, there are two postaccident person stages that are psychologically...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (4): 425–464.
Published: 01 October 2009
... theory is true or the bodily continuity theory is true orandsoonforeachplausible,informativeviewofpersonalidentity. A standard way of formulating a continuity theory is to say something like this: Schema 1 For all possible worlds w and all stages x and y in w, x and y are stages...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (2): 229–232.
Published: 01 April 2018
... to appearances, disparage this method as a mere second best. Chapter 5 draws on the three descriptions of the method, at Meno 86e6–87b2 and Phaedo 100a3–8 and 101d1–e3, to characterize this method as consisting of a two-part “proof stage” and a two-part “confirmation stage” (115). The next three chapters use...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (2): 273–277.
Published: 01 April 2018
... that the world is the totality of facts, not of things. The core of the project involves two stages. In the first, the author develops a metaphysical picture that rests on four main assumptions: ultimately facts are all there is; they are the correlates of atomic predications; they are structureless...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 515–518.
Published: 01 October 2018
... of knowledge acquisition is the backbone of Bronstein's interpretation (6, 119): At stage 1, the inquirer does not know whether the subject-kind S exists and seeks whether it exists (i.e., whether it has an essence). At stage 2, she knows that S exists and seeks what its essence is. At stage 3, she...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (1): 110–113.
Published: 01 January 2003
... the “stage-theory,” which views ordinary con- crete objects as momentary stages; they persist by having temporal counter- 110 BOOK REVIEWS parts at other times. Sider prefers the stage-theory over its competitors because...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (3): 295–325.
Published: 01 July 2022
... experienced had they not been killed. 24 Still, Marquis (2005: 120) claims that his argument does not imply the immorality of contraception, as follows: The future of value of which I would be deprived by being killed is the valuable life of a later stage of me, of the same individual that I am now...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 285–295.
Published: 01 April 2017
... with conversation and the relevant modes of speaker competence suggests (86, 97, 99–100, 196, 213). This analysis of the conversational analogy generates a “three-stage” structure to the model that McKenna proposes. The first stage is “moral contribution,” which occurs when an action or omission by an agent...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 614–617.
Published: 01 October 2001
... to promote the general welfare up to the point at which the cost to himself equals what it would be if everyone began to maximally promote the general welfare. The CPB involves three dis- tinct stages. In the first stage, one conceives of a world in which everyone from now on conforms perfectly...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (1): 51–98.
Published: 01 January 2022
... of art, and books—prove the general principle: like the human body, such objects embody personality. Cf. MM 6:290. 17. Later stages of the Doctrine of Right will introduce other grounds for restricting freedom (and institutions authorized to do so), but at this stage—private right...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 263–267.
Published: 01 April 2001
... and the fine; nonrational spirited desires have their own special object, honor (253-80, especially 276-77). Aristotle rejects this central part of Plato’s psychology and does not posit some particular object for spirited desires in general. But in the virtuous person, once the appropriate stage...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (3): 393–398.
Published: 01 July 2017
..., on the other hand, derives from his version of PPM. De Pierris finds two main lines of skeptical argument in Hume. One concerns mathematical knowledge; the other concerns natural knowledge and, relatedly, the nature of causation. Each argument has two stages. At the first stage, Hume targets his philosophical...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (2): 312–316.
Published: 01 April 2023
..., and so on. These abstract notions are not very useful. To apply to the real world, the basic virtues should be differentiated according to the agent’s role and stage of life, cultural location, historical features, and so on. One possible advantage of this approach is that it allows us to solve...
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The Philosophical Review (2023) 132 (2): 349–353.
Published: 01 April 2023
... the epistemic permissibility of assertion, Kelp and Simion defend KRA in two stages. In the first stage, which comprises part 1 of the book, they look at the main arguments for and against KRA in the literature. Here they introduce a piece of theoretical machinery—their “Basic Normative Framework”—that I think...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 285–324.
Published: 01 July 2009
...- quires the individual to have criteria of individuation. Individual Representationalism was often presented in develop- mental form. A child or animal is taken to begin in a solipsistic stage. Alternatively, there is an exotic preindividuative referential structure that corresponds poorly...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (1): 1–54.
Published: 01 January 2012
... of this process is the set of obligations entailed by CONSIS- TENCY, EVIDENCE, and INDETERMINACY. Given a model M in which our agent meets CONSISTENCY and EVIDENCE, (19) assures us that, at each stage of this process, the agent will, in M, satisfy the obligations that result at that stage. By hypothesis...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 611–614.
Published: 01 October 2001
... to promote the general welfare up to the point at which the cost to himself equals what it would be if everyone began to maximally promote the general welfare. The CPB involves three dis- tinct stages. In the first stage, one conceives of a world in which everyone from now on conforms perfectly...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (4): 481–532.
Published: 01 October 2015
... the logic of ground. This makes the result robust: it's not just that some relations of grounding aren't internal— no sensible notion of grounding will be internal in the above sense. This negative result on internality sets the stage for the second, positive, part of the essay. The examples showing...
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