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The Philosophical Review (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 (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...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (4): 539–571.
Published: 01 October 2012
... to the 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...
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The Philosophical Review (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 (2010) 119 (3): 381–384.
Published: 01 July 2010
... since one of his main themes was the impossibility of standing outside language to describe the reality that makes what we say true or false. Roger M. White University of Leeds Philosophical Review, Vol. 119, No. 3, 2010 DOI 10.1215/00318108-2010-005 Robert Stalnaker, Our Knowledge...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 391–394.
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 (2010) 119 (3): 394–398.
Published: 01 July 2010
... since one of his main themes was the impossibility of standing outside language to describe the reality that makes what we say true or false. Roger M. White University of Leeds Philosophical Review, Vol. 119, No. 3, 2010 DOI 10.1215/00318108-2010-005 Robert Stalnaker, Our Knowledge...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (3): 398–401.
Published: 01 July 2010
... since one of his main themes was the impossibility of standing outside language to describe the reality that makes what we say true or false. Roger M. White University of Leeds Philosophical Review, Vol. 119, No. 3, 2010 DOI 10.1215/00318108-2010-005 Robert Stalnaker, Our Knowledge...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (3): 307–339.
Published: 01 July 2016
...  ( A ), the value S assigns reality conditional on A , is just the value V S that S assigns reality already. In particular, if S accepts both A and B , then S must assign each of them the same value. So far we've seen that a simplified version of Stalnaker's Thesis and a host of similarly...
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The Philosophical Review (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 (2017) 126 (1): 126–132.
Published: 01 January 2017
... and 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 (2021) 130 (3): 475–480.
Published: 01 July 2021
.... Substantively (and, I’ll argue, relatedly), the authors largely neglect to address one of the most prominent roles certain philosophers (e.g., Daniel Dennett, Robert Stalnaker, and David Lewis) have taken content to play, that of explaining and predicting behavior. It’s not clear, so I’ll argue...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 191–217.
Published: 01 April 2017
... : 249 – 314 . Stalnaker Robert C. 1981 . “ Indexical Belief .” Synthese 49 : 129 – 51 . Stalnaker Robert 1984 . Inquiry . Cambridge, MA : MIT Press . Stalnaker Robert 2003 . “ On Thomas Nagel's Objective Self .” In Ways a World Might Be: Metaphysical and Anti...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (1): 83–134.
Published: 01 January 2016
... not, and thereby provide an account of the lying-misleading distinction. Below, I outline the account of assertion I will be relying on. In the tradition from Stalnaker (1984, 1999a [1970], 1999b [1978], 1999c [1998], 2002) , we think of a discourse as proceeding against a background of shared information...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (4): 411–447.
Published: 01 October 2010
... . “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 Joseph Kadane. 1984 . “The Extent...
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The Philosophical Review (2022) 131 (1): 123–127.
Published: 01 January 2022
... this case to provide an argument against contextualism, on the basis that the contextualist would assign probabilities in accord with the suppositional rule. Many contextualists, however, would not assign probabilities this way. In the view of Robert Stalnaker (1968), a conditional ‘If A , C ’ is true...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (2): 191–214.
Published: 01 April 2003
... Gruyter. ____. 2003c . Two Conceptions of Semantics. In Semantics and Pragmatics . Ed. Zoltán Gendler Szabó. Ithaca: Cornell University Press. Stalnaker, Robert C. 1978 . Assertion. In Syntax and Semantics, vol. 9 : Pragmatics , 315 -32. Ed. Peter Cole. New York: Academic. Reprinted...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (1): 132–136.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Stalnaker once challenged Hanks in a question-and-answer session by saying that if one is worried about this, then one should equally be worried about what it is for properties to have satisfaction conditions. Stalnaker's implication was that we shouldn't be worried about either and should take both...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 323–369.
Published: 01 July 2018
... views on counterfactuals and identity predict that most ordinary counteridenticals, such as the ones above, are trivial and uninformative. To illustrate, consider the semantics for counterfactuals defended by Stalnaker (1968) and Lewis (1973) , according to which a counterfactual is true just...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (3): 301–343.
Published: 01 July 2017
... upward logical entailment, which is all that really follows from our view. But, under the standard assumption that the relevant selection function always selects a world in the context set when there is one that verifies its propositional argument ( Stalnaker 1968 ), then both those principles...