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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2017) 126 (4): 421–479.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Franz Dietrich; Christian List This essay presents a new “reason-based” approach to the formal representation of moral theories, drawing on recent decision-theoretic work. It shows that any moral theory within a very large class can be represented in terms of two parameters: (i) a specification of...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2006) 115 (1): 51–77.
Published: 01 January 2006
... University Press. Pufendorf, Samuel. 2003 [1673]. The Whole Duty of Man . Indianapolis, IN: Liberty Fund. Rawls, John. 1981 . A Theory of Justice . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Raz, Joseph. 1977 . “Promises and Obligations.” In Law, Morality and Society , ed. Peter Hacker and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2006) 115 (4): 415–448.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Nathan Salmon Cornell University 2006 A Theory of Bondage Nathan Salmon University of California, Santa Barbara I. Let A be an assignment of values to variables on which Marlon Brando is the value of ‘x ’ and Shirley MacLaine is the value of...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2002) 111 (2): 323–326.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Terry Pinkard Frederick Neuhouser, Foundations of Hegel's Social Theory: Actualizing Freedom. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2000. Pp. xiii, 337. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS who held that it was only on account of such systematic unity that the usual aggregate or “rhapsody...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2007) 116 (1): 145–147.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Todd Buras Gideon Yaffe, Manifest Activity: Thomas Reid's Theory of Action . New York: Oxford University Press, 2004. x + 167 pp. Cornell University 2007 BOOK REVIEWS Gary Iseminger, The Aesthetic Function of Art. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2004. x + 147 pp. This elegant...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2007) 116 (2): 307–309.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Andrew Chignell Georges Dicker, Kant's Theory of Knowledge: An Analytical Introduction . New York: Oxford University Press, 2004. 262 pp. Cornell University 2007 BOOK REVIEWS Allan Gibbard, Thinking How to Live. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2003. ix + 302 pp. Allan Gibbard’s...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2006) 115 (2): 255–258.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Harold T. Hodes Jan von Plato and Sara Negri, Structural Proof Theory . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. xvii + 257 pp. Cornell University 2006 BOOK REVIEWS Christopher Peacocke, The Realm of Reason. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004. x + 284 pp. At any given time, an...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2007) 116 (1): 93–114.
Published: 01 January 2007
...: Cambridge University Press. Gibbard, Allan, and William Harper. 1978 . “Counterfactuals and Two Kinds of Expected Utility.” In Foundations and Applications of Decision Theory , vol. 1 , ed. Clifford Hooker, J. J. Leach, and Edward McClennen, 123 -62. Dordrecht: Riedel. Gilboa, Itzhak. 1994 . “Can...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2001) 110 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Paul E. Sigmund AQUINAS: MORAL, POLITICAL, AND LEGAL THEORY. By John Finnis. NewYork: Oxford University Press, 1998. Pp. xxi, 385. Cornell University 2001 Finnis, John. 1980 . Natural Law and Natural Rights. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press. ____. 1983 . Fundamentals of...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2001) 110 (2): 296–300.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Mirek Janusz THE FOUNDATIONS OF CAUSAL DECISION THEORY. By James M. Joyce. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. Pp. xii, 268. Cornell University 2001 Anderson, Elizabeth, 1993 . Value in Ethics and Economics. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Jeffrey, Richard, 1983 . The Logic...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 421–425.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Erin Kelly A THEORY OF JUSTICE. Revised edition. By John Rawls. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1999. Pp. xxii, 538. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical Review, Vol. 110, No. 3 uuly 2001) A THEORY OFPSTICE. Revised edition. By JOHN RAWS. Cambridge...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2001) 110 (1): 138–141.
Published: 01 January 2001
...James Levine RUSSELL'S HIDDEN SUBSTITUTIONAL THEORY. By Gregory Landini. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. Pp. xi, 337. Cornell University 2001 Church, A. 1976 . “Comparison of Russell's Resolution of the Semantical Paradoxes with That of Tarski.” Journal of symbolic Logic 41 : 747...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2001) 110 (3): 425–427.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Robert Sugden EQUILIBRIUM AND RATIONALITY: GAME THEORY REVISID BY DECISION RULES. By Paul Weirich. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pp. xii, 235. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVEWS consistency and organic character of his political philosophy...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2018) 127 (3): 371–398.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Jan Sprenger This article develops axiomatic foundations for a probabilistic theory of causal strength as difference-making. I proceed in three steps: First, I motivate the choice of causal Bayes nets as an adequate framework for defining and comparing measures of causal strength. Second, I prove...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2000) 109 (4): 586–589.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Michael E. Bratman RULING PASSIONS: A THEORY OF PRACTICAL REASONING. By Simon Blackburn. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 1998. Pp. vii, 334. Cornell University 2000 BOOK REVEWS entails the existence of final causes, and these, she plausibly claims, are not...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2002) 111 (1): 116–119.
Published: 01 January 2002
...David Sussman KANT'S THEORY OF MORAL MOTIVATION By Daniel Guevara. Boulder: Westview Press, 2000. Pp. 158, 300. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS detailing the argument, the structure, and the development of the first Critique as well as the changes in the second edition. There is also a...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 251–256.
Published: 01 April 2018
...David Wasserman Barnes Elizabeth , The Minority Body: A Theory of Disability . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2016 . xii + 200 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 The Minority Body is an important and provocative book. It moves disability further into the center of philosophical...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2018) 127 (2): 268–272.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Matt Teichman Nickel Bernhard , Between Logic and the World: An Integrated Theory of Generics . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2016 . vii + 274 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 Bernhard Nickel's Between Logic and the World looks at genericity, the phenomenon underlying what...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2001) 110 (2): 270–272.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Lisa Shapiro DESCARTES'S MORAL THEORY. By John Marshall. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1998. Pp. x, 177. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical hzm, Vol. 110, No. 2 (April 2001) DESCARTES’S MORAL THEORY By JOHN MARSHALL. Ithaca: Cornell University...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2006) 115 (4): 540–542.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Jonas Olson Robert Audi, The Good in the Right: A Theory of Intuition and Intrinsic Value . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2004. xi + 244 pp. Cornell University 2006 BOOK REVIEWS Scott Soames, Philosophical Analysis in the Twentieth Century. 2 vols. Princeton, NJ: Princeton...