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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (3): 341–371.
Published: 01 July 2002
...) Amy remembers that first-order logic is undecidable. These sentences can differ in truth value and so must express different propositions. Suppose that Amy took a class that covered decidability results. She may well remember what first-order logic is and what it is to be decidable, and so...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 602–604.
Published: 01 October 2002
... of the volume—papers eleven and twelve, “Mathematical Objectivity and Mathematical Objects” and “Which Undecidable Mathematical Sentences Have Determinate Truth Valuesare both interesting (especially the latter, which purports to give a principled defense of the fairly common “intuition” that...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (2): 321–326.
Published: 01 April 2011
... disagreement, embedded in the theoretical apparatus of his book Thinking How to Live, doesn’t explain the difference between thinking two options to both be permissible and equally good (being indifferent) and suspending judgment on whether either of two options is acceptable (being undecided).2 This...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (2): 326–329.
Published: 01 April 2011
... disagreement, embedded in the theoretical apparatus of his book Thinking How to Live, doesn’t explain the difference between thinking two options to both be permissible and equally good (being indifferent) and suspending judgment on whether either of two options is acceptable (being undecided).2 This...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (3): 339–342.
Published: 01 July 2014
... formulation “pleasurably cognizing something is cognizing it as good” (22), she also argues that Aristotle's texts ultimately leave it undecided whether the cognition, pleasure, and desire are all three (aspects of) some one thing, or whether some looser metaphysical relations obtain among them (24–36, esp...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (3): 425–427.
Published: 01 July 2003
... believe mathematics is true, and how it is that we come to know these truths. In the later work, a radical position is adopted according to which mathematics stands in no need of justification external to mathematics itself. The main focus of the discussion is on undecidable questions in set theory...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (2): 290–293.
Published: 01 April 2000
... critical and program- matic, is in many places quite illuminating. Tennant argues that the man- ifestation argument yields a crucial implication: from a requirement of manifestation and a supposition of bivalence to decidability. He cites the well-known undecidability of arithmetic to argue that...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (1): 148–152.
Published: 01 January 2002
... Gödel is not. Yourgrau mentions this alternative view at several points in the book, but seems undecided as to whether to regard it as an alter- native interpretation of special relativity ( Gödel was very interested in the question of the Lorentz versus Einstein interpretation of the formalism of the...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (2): 311–315.
Published: 01 April 2021
... conformity with these principles must flow from a certain interest. Nevertheless, she appears undecided whether an obligatory end or fundamental value plays a justificatory role in explaining the above. One might argue, as Kant does, that categorically required principles specify obligatory ends, such that...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 241–244.
Published: 01 April 2009
... some faith-propositions as “essentially evidentially undecidable” (139). But I think this requirement, its Jamesian 252 BOOK REVIEWS pedigree notwithstanding, is too strong. If, as seems correct, the fact that a choice is forced...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 April 2009
... some faith-propositions as “essentially evidentially undecidable” (139). But I think this requirement, its Jamesian 252 BOOK REVIEWS pedigree notwithstanding, is too strong. If, as seems correct, the fact that a choice is forced...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 259–261.
Published: 01 April 2009
... some faith-propositions as “essentially evidentially undecidable” (139). But I think this requirement, its Jamesian 252 BOOK REVIEWS pedigree notwithstanding, is too strong. If, as seems correct, the fact that a choice is forced...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 261–266.
Published: 01 April 2009
... some faith-propositions as “essentially evidentially undecidable” (139). But I think this requirement, its Jamesian 252 BOOK REVIEWS pedigree notwithstanding, is too strong. If, as seems correct, the fact that a choice is forced...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 273–276.
Published: 01 April 2009
... some faith-propositions as “essentially evidentially undecidable” (139). But I think this requirement, its Jamesian 252 BOOK REVIEWS pedigree notwithstanding, is too strong. If, as seems correct, the fact that a choice is forced...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (1): 119–152.
Published: 01 January 2015
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 244–247.
Published: 01 April 2009
... introduced to secure the designation of some faith-propositions as “essentially evidentially undecidable” (139). But I think this requirement, its Jamesian 252 BOOK REVIEWS pedigree notwithstanding, is too strong. If, as seems correct, the...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 247–250.
Published: 01 April 2009
... introduced to secure the designation of some faith-propositions as “essentially evidentially undecidable” (139). But I think this requirement, its Jamesian 252 BOOK REVIEWS pedigree notwithstanding, is too strong. If, as seems correct, the...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 250–253.
Published: 01 April 2009
... introduced to secure the designation of some faith-propositions as “essentially evidentially undecidable” (139). But I think this requirement, its Jamesian 252 BOOK REVIEWS pedigree notwithstanding, is too strong. If, as seems correct, the...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 256–258.
Published: 01 April 2009
... introduced to secure the designation of some faith-propositions as “essentially evidentially undecidable” (139). But I think this requirement, its Jamesian 252 BOOK REVIEWS pedigree notwithstanding, is too strong. If, as seems correct, the...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (2): 266–269.
Published: 01 April 2009
... introduced to secure the designation of some faith-propositions as “essentially evidentially undecidable” (139). But I think this requirement, its Jamesian 252 BOOK REVIEWS pedigree notwithstanding, is too strong. If, as seems correct, the...