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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 (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 (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...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (1): 31–76.
Published: 01 January 2010
... 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 (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 (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 (2017) 126 (2): 219–240.
Published: 01 April 2017
... 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 the...
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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. © 2018 by Cornell...
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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...
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The Philosophical Review (2010) 119 (2): 135–163.
Published: 01 April 2010
... 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 of...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (4): 495–519.
Published: 01 October 2001
... 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 and...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 434–436.
Published: 01 July 2001
... 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 (2001) 110 (2): 289–290.
Published: 01 April 2001
... Review, Vol. 110, No. 2 (April 2001) EXPLAINING CHAOS. By PETERSMITH. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pp. viii, 193. Explaining Chaos provides both a succinct and accurate introduction to the physics and mathematics of chaotic dynamical systems along with a number of...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (3): 417–420.
Published: 01 July 2017
... why did episodic memory evolve? Michaelian argues that memory, as a whole, is likely not a natural kind and that episodic memory ought to be studied on its own rather than as a part of a more general “memory” system. He then proceeds to defend the simulation theory and the idea that episodic memory is...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 225–240.
Published: 01 April 2009
... epistemic as opposed 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...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 536–541.
Published: 01 October 2018
... grew out of the more 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...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (2): 275–278.
Published: 01 April 2015
...James Owen Weatherall Ruetsche Laura , Interpreting Quantum Theories . Oxford : Oxford University Press . xvii + 377 pp . © 2015 by Cornell University 2015 Most philosophical work on quantum physics has concerned simple systems. And for good reason. Even one or two particle...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 180–185.
Published: 01 January 2021
... 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...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (3): 426–431.
Published: 01 July 2018
...). But mere sorting of magnitudes is not intuitively even a generic computational process, and if he embraced it as such, Piccinini would seem to violate his own requirement that his theory successfully differentiate those systems that compute from those that do not. I want to conclude by raising a...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (2): 296–299.
Published: 01 April 2000
... the Phenomenology.) These virtues alone suffice to make the book an indispensable resource for Hegel scholars, as well as for those who are new to his philosophy; The task of the Phenomenology is, of course, to provide an introduction to Hegel s mature philosophical system. But the challenge for its...