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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2010) 119 (3): 384–391.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Ofra Magidor Robert Stalnaker, Our Knowledge of the Internal World . New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. vii + 148 pp. © 2010 by Cornell University 2010 Elga, Adam. 2000 . “Self-Locating Belief and the Sleeping Beauty Problem.” Analysis 60 : 143 –47. Dorr, Cian. 2002...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2007) 116 (2): 251–266.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Robert Stalnaker Cornell University 2007 Critical Notice of Scott Soames’s Case against Two-Dimensionalism Robert Stalnaker Massachusetts Institute of Technology This rich and stimulating book1 gives both a clear and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2012) 121 (4): 539–571.
Published: 01 October 2012
... orthodoxy that removes this impossibility. The starting point is a proposal by Jeffrey and Stalnaker that conditionals take semantic values in the unit interval, interpreting these (à la McGee) as their expected truth-values at a world. Their theories imply a false principle, namely, that the probability of...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2018) 127 (3): 408–413.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Una Stojnić Stalnaker Robert , Context . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2014 . viii + 248 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 This book is a development of Stalnaker's dominant research program (going back to Stalnaker 1970 ), defending the “autonomy of pragmatics...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2010) 119 (3): 381–384.
Published: 01 July 2010
... Philosophical Review, Vol. 119, No. 3, 2010 DOI 10.1215/00318108-2010-005 Robert Stalnaker, Our Knowledge of the Internal World. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. vii + 148 pp. 1. Introduction This is an extremely rich book, which offers a novel picture of knowledge of our internal world and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2010) 119 (3): 391–394.
Published: 01 July 2010
... Philosophical Review, Vol. 119, No. 3, 2010 DOI 10.1215/00318108-2010-005 Robert Stalnaker, Our Knowledge of the Internal World. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. vii + 148 pp. 1. Introduction This is an extremely rich book, which offers a novel picture of knowledge of our internal world and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2010) 119 (3): 394–398.
Published: 01 July 2010
.../00318108-2010-005 Robert Stalnaker, Our Knowledge of the Internal World. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. vii + 148 pp. 1. Introduction This is an extremely rich book, which offers a novel picture of knowledge of our internal world and how it fits into a more general picture of ourselves...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2010) 119 (3): 398–401.
Published: 01 July 2010
... Philosophical Review, Vol. 119, No. 3, 2010 DOI 10.1215/00318108-2010-005 Robert Stalnaker, Our Knowledge of the Internal World. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. vii + 148 pp. 1. Introduction This is an extremely rich book, which offers a novel picture of knowledge of our internal world and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2017) 126 (1): 126–132.
Published: 01 January 2017
... defending over several recent papers, is Presuppositional Epistemic Contextualism (PEC), the main inspirations for which are found in the work of David Lewis and Robert Stalnaker. Working, like Lewis, within a relevant-alternatives framework, Blome-Tillmann proposes that (L * ) x satisfies ‘knows p...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 315–360.
Published: 01 July 2001
.... Stalnaker. 1999 . “Conceptual Analysis, Dualism, and the Explanatory Gap.” Philosophical Review 108 :l- 46 . Byrne, A. 1999 . “Cosmic Hermeneutics.” Philosophical Perspectives 13. Chalmers, D. J. 1996 . The Conscious Mind: In Search of a Fundamental Theory. New York: Oxford University Press...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2016) 125 (3): 307–339.
Published: 01 July 2016
....) Lewis's (1976) triviality theorem 2 addresses a principle about what subjective probability—or credence —it is reasonable to assign a conditional: Stalnaker's Thesis. For every reasonable credal state C , if C  ( A ) > 0, C   ( if   A ,   B ) = C   ( B   |   A...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2017) 126 (1): 132–136.
Published: 01 January 2017
... fact that it helps us clearly see how questions about propositional content discussed by philosophers like Frege, Russell, Kaplan, Perry, Lewis, Stalnaker, Soames, and King are related to questions about concept possession, rule following, the relationship between language and thought, and prospects...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2002) 111 (4): 602–604.
Published: 01 October 2002
..., whose value today may be primarily historical, outlines at a very high level of abstraction a program for a physicalistic account of belief and desire, in which a physicalistic account of truth would occupy a prominent place. The third paper, a review of Stalnaker, is something of a digression: its...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2016) 125 (1): 83–134.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Stalnaker (1984, 1999a [1970], 1999b [1978], 1999c [1998], 2002), a discourse is taken to be a cooperative activity of information exchange aimed at the goal of inquiry, that is, to discover how things are. In turn, a QUD is a subinquiry—that is, a strategy for approaching the goal of inquiry. I...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2017) 126 (2): 191–217.
Published: 01 April 2017
... against Stalnaker's version. Nevertheless, I doubt that it, by itself, gives a satisfactory account of the gods' epistemic situation. The reason, in a way, is parallel to the reason why Lewis finds the hypothesis of phenomenal information objectionable: there is something peculiar about the kind of...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2010) 119 (3): 365–380.
Published: 01 July 2010
... York: Oxford University Press. Bealer, George. 1987 . “The Philosophical Limits of Scientific Essentialism.” In Philosophical Perspectives. Vol. 1, Metaphysics , ed. James E. Tomberlin, 289 –365. Atascadero, CA: Ridgeview. Block, Ned, and Robert Stalnaker. 1999 . “Conceptual Analysis, Dualism...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2010) 119 (4): 411–447.
Published: 01 October 2010
... : 47 –53. Priest, Graham. 2002 . “Rational Dilemmas.” Analysis 62 : 11 –16. Ross, Jacob. 2010. “Stalnaker's Sleeping Beauty Argument.” Home page for Jacob Ross at the Web site for the University of Southern California. www.rcf.usc.edu/jacobmro/ . Schervish, Mark, Teddy Seidenfeld, and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2018) 127 (3): 323–369.
Published: 01 July 2018
... that it can explain all the peculiar features of counteridenticals in a satisfactory way. I conclude by defending the plausibility of contingent identity from objections. To illustrate, consider the semantics for counterfactuals defended by Stalnaker (1968) and Lewis (1973) , according to which a...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2000) 109 (2): 277–281.
Published: 01 April 2000
... Skyrms, “Letter to Brian Skyrms,” by Robert Stalnaker, and “Conditionals as random variables,” by Robert Stalnaker and Richard Jeffries) are devoted to proving positive results. The key idea in all of these contributions is that of viewing conditional chances (in the case of Skyrms) and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2017) 126 (3): 301–343.
Published: 01 July 2017
.... The conditional analysis borrows the selection function from Stalnaker's (1968) theory of conditionals: a contextually supplied function f c   ( ψ , w ) from a proposition ψ and world w to the “closest” world where ψ is true. We'll use italics to indicate propositions. Let...