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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2002) 111 (3): 470–473.
Published: 01 July 2002
...Reinaldo Elugardo; Robert J. Stainton Charles Travis, Unshadowed Thought: Representations in Thought and Language. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2000.Pp. 263. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS References Gupta, Anil, and Nuel Belnap. 1993. The...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2011) 120 (1): 43–95.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Pär Sundström Imagism about Phenomenal Thought is (roughly) the view that there is some concept Q (for some sensory quality Q) that we can employ only while we experience the quality Q. I believe this view is theoretically significant, is or can be made intuitively appealing, and is explicitly or...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2014) 123 (3): 339–342.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Thomas M. Tuozzo Moss Jessica Dawn , Aristotle on the Apparent Good: Perception, Phantasia, Thought, and Desire . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2012 . xv +255 pp . © 2014 by Cornell University 2014 In this important book, Moss develops a comprehensive account of Aristotle's moral...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2016) 125 (2): 292–297.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Michael Della Rocca Melamed Yitzhak , Spinoza's Metaphysics: Substance and Thought . New York : Oxford University Press , 2013 . xxii +232 pp. © 2016 by Cornell University 2016 From time to time, we are fortunate enough to be given a book that promises to transform our understanding of...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2002) 111 (2): 294–296.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Michael Ferejohn R. J. Hankinson, Cause and Explanation in Ancient Greek Thought. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998 Pp. ix, 499. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS occurrences make a causal difference. This more restrictive version of MOVE would explain why the basic physical sciences...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2002) 111 (2): 314–318.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Lex Newman George S. Pappas, Berkeley's Thought. Cornell University Press, 2000. Pp. xi, 261. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical Review, Vol. 111, No. 2 (April 2002) George S. Pappas, Berkeley’s Thought. Cornell University Press, 2000. Pp. xi, 261. By...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2001) 110 (4): 623–626.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Christian Perring WHEN SELF-CONSCIOUSNESS BREAKS: ALIEN VOICES AND INSERTED THOUGHTS. By G. Lynn Stephens and George Graham. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2000. Pp. xii, 198 Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS not essentially world-involving. In the case of perception the mental compo- nents would...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2014) 123 (4): 429–484.
Published: 01 October 2014
...) “aim at realization.” This essay traces the ills of direction of fit theory to a misunderstanding of Anscombe and proposes a cure that distinguishes theoretical and practical thought by appeal to a distinction between thought in the form of a state and thought in the form of an event. © 2014 by Cornell...
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The Philosophical Review (1 July 2010) 119 (3): 315–336.
Published: 01 July 2010
...John Martin Fischer The Frankfurt cases have been thought by some philosophers to show that moral responsibility does not require genuine metaphysical access to alternative possibilities. But various philosophers have rejected this putative “lesson” of the cases, and they have put forward a...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2008) 117 (2): 245–273.
Published: 01 April 2008
... margins but broadly inept. Examples highlighted in this essay include: emotional experience (for example, is it entirely bodily; does joy have a common, distinctive phenomenological core?), peripheral vision (how broad and stable is the region of visual clarity?), and the phenomenology of thought (does it...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2010) 119 (2): 165–200.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Niko Kolodny Rousseau's thought is marked by an optimism and a pessimism that each evoke, at least in the right mood, a feeling of recognition difficult to suppress. We have an innate capacity for virtue, and with it freedom and happiness. Yet our present social conditions instill in us a restless...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2010) 119 (2): 201–242.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Julia Markovits This essay examines the thought that our right actions have moral worth only if we perform them for the right reasons. It argues against the view, often ascribed to Kant, that morally worthy actions must be performed because they are right and argues that Kantians and others ought...
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The Philosophical Review (1 January 2014) 123 (1): 43–77.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Theron Pummer It seems plausible that (i) how much punishment a person deserves cannot be affected by the mere existence or nonexistence of another person. We might have also thought that (ii) how much punishment is deserved cannot increase merely in virtue of personal division. I argue that (i...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2013) 122 (4): 577–617.
Published: 01 October 2013
... commonly thought, just on the presence of an operator ‘actually’. This essay argues that this phenomenon provides evidence that mood admits of bound and free readings along the lines of tenses and pronouns. It therefore favors the hypothesis that natural language contains variables and quantifiers for...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2015) 124 (2): 207–253.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Fregean thoughts composed of senses. The Fregean view faces a challenge of compositionality here. This essay describes the challenge and offers a response on the Fregean's behalf. © 2015 by Cornell University 2015 Frege senses quantification variable binding attitude verbs de re attitudes de se...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2016) 125 (2): 155–204.
Published: 01 April 2016
... definition as well as the scope of the notion of substance. For it is often thought that the ultimate subject of properties need not—and, in some cases, cannot—be independent. Drawing on a suite of historical, textual, and philosophical considerations, this essay argues for an interpretation that reconciles...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2015) 124 (4): 533–569.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Jonathan Cottrell This essay gives a new interpretation of Hume's second thoughts about minds in the Appendix, based on a new interpretation of his view of composition. In Book 1 of the Treatise , Hume argued that, as far as we can conceive it, a mind is a whole composed by all its perceptions. But...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2016) 125 (4): 451–472.
Published: 01 October 2016
... argues that such theories are mistaken. Go ahead and do what is expectedly best for everybody. The argument is based on the thought that when interacting with an individual it is fine for you to act in the expected interests of the individual and that many interactions with individuals may compose an...
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The Philosophical Review (1 October 2006) 115 (4): 487–516.
Published: 01 October 2006
...- guage have objective thought correlates. It surely would have been queer for Frege to have placed his only published account of indexicals and demonstratives plunk in the middle of an essay devoted to the elucida- tion of sinn—“The Thought”—in order to show that they did not express senses. In...
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The Philosophical Review (1 April 2002) 111 (2): 305–308.
Published: 01 April 2002
... previ- ously been discussed on this scale. The question arises from the comparison of two features of Neoplatonism. (1) For the Neoplatonist philosopher, discursive thinking does not yield knowledge. By discursive thought (dianoia) is meant the kind of thinking we normally practice (cf. 73, 99–102...