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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2018) 127 (3): 279–322.
Published: 01 July 2018
... naturalness theory-guiding There is a temptation to respond “But the realist's primitive property is naturalness ; sets with this property carve at nature's joints ; hence it's obvious that we should theorize in terms of them!” But we must not be fooled by language. If the term ‘natural’ has...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2012) 121 (4): 483–538.
Published: 01 October 2012
... . “ Correcting the Guide to Objective Chance .” Mind 103 : 505 – 17 . ———. 2004 . “ Two Mistakes about Credence and Chance .” Australasian Journal of Philosophy 82 : 93 – 111 . Hitchcock Christopher . 1996 . “ Causal Decision Theory and Decision-Theoretic Causation .” Noûs 30 : 508...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2007) 116 (4): 667–673.
Published: 01 October 2007
.... Existentialism: A Guide for the Perplexed. London: Continuum. vi + 186 pp. Eckert, Maureen, ed. 2006. Theories of Mind: An Introductory Reader. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield. xi + 270 pp. Feher, Michel, with Gaelle Krikorian and Yates McKee. 2007. Nongovernmental Politics. New York: Zone...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2003) 112 (2): 259–262.
Published: 01 April 2003
... are weighted in certain ways, the weights change as one theorizes. Indeed, intuitions are often guided by theory as much as theory is guided by intuitions. The goal is to achieve a kind of reflec- tive equilibrium between the two. Once one has accepted a theory as correct, even tentatively, and...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2008) 117 (2): 317–322.
Published: 01 April 2008
.... Cartwright, Nancy. 2007. Hunting Causes and Using Them: Approaches in Philosophy and Economics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. x + 270 pp. Cornell, Drucilla. 2008. Moral Images of Freedom: A Future for Critical Theory. New Critical Theory. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield. x + 177 pp...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2008) 117 (3): 473–479.
Published: 01 July 2008
... Philosophy. London: Continuum. vii + 164 pp. Fricker, Miranda. 2007. Epistemic Injustice: Power and the Ethics of Knowing. Oxford: Oxford University Press. x + 188 pp. Ganeri, Jonardon. 2007. The Concealed Art of the Soul: Theories of Self and Practices...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2011) 120 (2): 331–336.
Published: 01 April 2011
.... Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. vi þ330 pp. Carlisle, Clare. 2010. Kierkegaard’s Fear and Trembling: A Reader’s Guide. Continuum Reader’s Guides. London: Continuum. xi þ212 pp. Carson, Thomas L. 2010. Lying and Deception: Theory and Practice. New York: Oxford University Press. xix þ280 pp. Cavell...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2007) 116 (4): 603–632.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Louis Kaplow Primary Goods, Capabilities, . . . or Well-Being? Louis Kaplow Harvard Law School and National Bureau of Economic Research 1. Introduction Theories of...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2017) 126 (4): 421–479.
Published: 01 October 2017
... properties “outweigh” or “defeat” which others. We call a representation of a moral theory in terms of these two parameters a reason-based representation ; we give a precise definition below. Reason-based representations encode not only a theory's action-guiding recommendations (that is, how we should act...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2018) 127 (3): 418–422.
Published: 01 July 2018
... Guide to Modern Physics .” New Yorker , November 17 . Cameron Ross 2015 . The Moving Spotlight: An Essay on Time and Ontology . New York : Oxford University Press . Deasy Daniel 2015 . “ The Moving Spotlight Theory .” Philosophical Studies 172 : 2073 – 89 . Emery...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2017) 126 (3): 410–417.
Published: 01 July 2017
... lot of territory and do not try to break new ground, and so it is unlikely that they will persuade committed Fregean philosophers. But they serve as a retrospective guide to theories, arguments, and objections that are more fully developed elsewhere. To spell out their view a little more, Fodor...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2011) 120 (4): 611–617.
Published: 01 October 2011
.... Baker, Mark C., and Stewart Goetz. 2011. The Soul Hypothesis: Investigations into the Existence of the Soul. New York: Continuum. vii þ294 pp. Baxley, Anne Margaret. 2010. Kant’s Theory of Virtue: The Value of Autocracy. New York: Cambridge University Press. xvi þ189 pp. Benjamin, Andrew E...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2008) 117 (4): 641–647.
Published: 01 October 2008
...: Wilfrid Sellars, Perceptual Consciousness and Critical Realism. Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy. New York: Routledge. ix + 274 pp. Cook, J. Thomas. 2007. Spinoza’s Ethics: A Reader’s Guide. Continuum Reader’s Guides. London...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2013) 122 (2): 329–336.
Published: 01 April 2013
... Resurrection, trans. George Hughes. Perspectives in Continental Philosophy. New York: Fordham University Press. Fitz-Gibbon, Andrew. 2012. Love as a Guide to Morals. Value Inquiry Book Series 249. Amsterdam: Rodopi. Flusser, Vilem, and Louis Bec. 2012. Vampyroteuthis infernalis: A Treatise, trans...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2007) 116 (3): 361–399.
Published: 01 July 2007
...J. Robert G. Williams Cornell University 2007 Armstrong, D. M. 1978a . Nominalism and Realism. Vol. 1 of Universals and Scientific Realism . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ____. 1978b . A Theory of Universals. Vol. 2 of Universals and Scientific Realism . Cambridge...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2007) 116 (1): 149–155.
Published: 01 January 2007
... Cornell University 2007 BOOKS RECEIVED Acampora, Ralph R. 2006. Corporal Compassion: Animal Ethics and Philosophy of Body. Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press. xv + 201 pp. Addis, Mark. 2006. Wittgenstein: A Guide for the Perplexed. London: Continuum...
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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...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2017) 126 (3): 404–410.
Published: 01 July 2017
..., describing roles rather than distinct species of power. Hyman John , Action, Knowledge, and Will . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2015 . xi + 255 pp . © 2017 by Cornell University 2017 Comprehensive action theories must juggle difficult issues in metaphysics, ethics, philosophy...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2002) 111 (4): 616–618.
Published: 01 October 2002
... motivation. Moreover, these prior facts about motives are funda- mental—not to be explained in terms of anything else. In the terminology of Slote’s book, his moral theory is not only agent-prior but agent-based (6). Slote’s arguments for this view are somewhat indirect. He protests that com- monsense...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2013) 122 (3): 337–393.
Published: 01 July 2013
... ethics—offers substantive answers to our fundamental question, in its various guises. Sometimes these answers take the form of grand theories that distill should-be-done-ness down to a pristine set of necessary and sufficient conditions—the familiar conflicting “-isms” of introductory ethics courses...