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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 469–472.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Muhammad Ali Khalidi DYNAMICS IN ACTION: INTENTIONAL BEHAVIOR AS A COMPLEX SYSTEM. By Alicia Juarrero. Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press, 1999. Pp. x, 288. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical hinu,Vol. 110, No. 3 uuly 2001...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (3): 473–480.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Michelle Montague Kriegel Uriah , Brentano’s Philosophical System: Mind, Being, and Value . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2018 . 308 pp. Textor Mark , Brentano's Mind . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2017 . xvi+302 pp. © 2020 by Cornell University 2020...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 31–76.
Published: 01 January 2010
... to consider particles fundamental, with metaphysical explanation snaking upward from the many. There seem to be physical and modal considerations that favor the monistic view. Physically, there is good evidence that the cosmos forms an entangled system and good reason to treat entangled systems as irreducible...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (2): 251–298.
Published: 01 April 2020
... of mental systems that stand at the border of perception and belief, and has been extensively studied in developmental psychology. Core cognition's borderline states do not fit neatly into the traditional epistemic picture. What is the epistemic role of these states? Focusing on the core object system...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (2): 135–163.
Published: 01 April 2010
... it is easy to appreciate Leibniz's reasons for embracing this view, it has proven difficult to see how his doctrine of incompossibility might be reconciled with the broader commitments of his larger philosophical system. This essay develops, in four sections, a novel solution to the “puzzle...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (2): 277–284.
Published: 01 April 2012
... systems will preserve their equivalence. If they were functionally equivalent before the exchange, they will also be so after. Consideration of the contextual nature of realization shows that Principle P is not a general truth as Tye claims, and his argument against the possibility of absent qualia thus...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 495–519.
Published: 01 October 2001
... of visuomotor action, on the other. This “dual visual systems” hypothesis, which finds many echoes in various other bodies of cognitive scientific research, poses a prima facie challenge to the Assumption of Experience-Based Control. More importantly, it provides (I shall argue) fuel for an alternative...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (3): 339–383.
Published: 01 July 2021
... fruitfully been applied to modulating the way agents or systems make choices over time. This article extends the trade-off to belief. We can be torn between two ways of believing, one of which is expected to be more accurate in light of current evidence, whereas the other is expected to lead to more learning...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (3): 385–449.
Published: 01 July 2021
... is that Kant’s idealist argument from incongruent counterparts rests essentially on his theory of freedom. The surprising result sheds new light on deep and overlooked links among the pillars of transcendental idealism, pointing the way to a comprehensive and unified reading of Kant’s system of idealist...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (2): 219–240.
Published: 01 April 2017
... of count noun. This data set, they say, reveals that names’ interaction with the determiner system differs from that of common count nouns only with respect to the definite article ‘the’. They conclude that this special distribution of names is best explained by the-predicativism, the view that posits...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (1): 119–152.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Christian List; Marcus Pivato This article offers a new argument for the claim that there can be nondegenerate objective chance in a deterministic world. Using a formal model of the relationship between different levels of description of a system, the article shows how objective chance at a higher...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 433–485.
Published: 01 October 2018
... theory and a dynamic system of contingent identity. I then consider a variant on the initial puzzle that helps us to choose between the two theories. The variant also sheds light on how the phenomenon discussed in this essay relates to Frege's Puzzle about attitude ascriptions. I don't see how...
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The Philosophical Review (2020) 129 (3): 395–431.
Published: 01 July 2020
... by, systems of social oppression. In such cases, the article suggests, the externalistic view that justification is in part a matter of worldly relations, rather than the internalistic view that justification is solely a matter of how things stand from the agent’s individual perspective, becomes the more...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 225–240.
Published: 01 April 2009
... to pragmatic justification. Before we come to Boghossian’s characterization of epistemic rel- ativism, we must first understand three auxiliary notions: • an epistemic judgment • an epistemic principle • an epistemic system First, an epistemic judgment is a belief whose content...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 536–541.
Published: 01 October 2018
... general study of implicit cognition, which tends to be based on two-systems theories of cognition. Two-systems theories posit two distinct cognitive systems: a lower-level system that is associative, automatic, rapid, and unconscious, and a higher-level system that is rule-based, controlled, relatively...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 434–436.
Published: 01 July 2001
... are a bit unjust. A principled concern for “systemicvalues” therefore entails that a state must routinely punish persons who have broken a law that may not be just. In Mural Combat Heidi M. Hurd seeks to resolve this important dilemma facing modern legal systems. The book’s title refers to one...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 285–324.
Published: 01 July 2009
... or attribution of the kind body, represented as such.3 1. I write “represents bodies as such” rather than “represents physical bodies as such” because I doubt that perceptual systems have a perceptual attributive physical, whereas they do have a perceptual attributive body. I think, however...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (2): 215–287.
Published: 01 April 2013
... that depicts that scene, for each has the same properties. Recovering information about a sign’s content by directly measuring properties of the sign itself is surely the simplest and most efficient interpretive com- putation available. We should expect to find representational systems gov- erned...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (3): 471–474.
Published: 01 July 2021
..., but there is also an interesting chapter on random variables and probability theory.) The main step in applying arbitrary object theory to debates about structuralism is to show how we can use the tools from Horsten’s theory to build a theory not just of arbitrary objects, but of arbitrary systems . (This is also...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 180–185.
Published: 01 January 2021
... with previous naturalizing efforts, which all too often read like exercises in make-believe. Shea calls his approach varitel semantics . The basic idea is that representation arises from “exploitable relations” between the representing system and the represented domain. A paradigmatic exploitable relation...