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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 525–544.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Michael Huemer Cornell University 2000 The Philosophical Review, Vol. 109, No. 4 (October 2000) Van Inwagen’s Consequence Argument Michael Huemer Peter van Inwagen has presented a compelling argument for the incompatibility of free will...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (3): 349–383.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Michael McKenna Peter van Inwagen contends that nonresponsibility transfers across deterministic relations. Suppose it does. If the facts of the past and the laws of nature entail every truth about what one does, and no one is even in part morally responsible for the past and the laws, then no one...
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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (1): 59–85.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Rachael Briggs Diachronic Dutch book arguments seem to support both conditionalization and Bas van Fraassen's Reflection principle. But the Reflection principle is vulnerable to numerous counterexamples. This essay addresses two questions: first, under what circumstances should an agent obey...
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The Philosophical Review (2016) 125 (3): 397–430.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Samuel Levey It can be shown by means of a paradox that, given the Principle of Sufficient Reason (PSR), there is no conjunction of all contingent truths. The question is, or ought to be, how to interpret that result: Quid sibi velit? A celebrated argument against PSR due to Peter van Inwagen and...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 January 2000
...James Van Cleve UNIVERSALS AND PROPERTY INSTANCES: THE ALPHABET OF BEING. By John Bacon. Oxford: Blackwell, 1995. Pp. iv, 159. Cornell University 2000 BOOK REvlEWS serious student of the field and I enthusiastically recommend it to nonspe- cialists as...
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The Philosophical Review (2021) 130 (1): 97–143.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Peter van Elswyk A speaker's use of a declarative sentence in a context has two effects: it expresses a proposition and represents the speaker as knowing that proposition. This article is about how to explain the second effect. The standard explanation is act-based. A speaker is represented as...
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The Philosophical Review (2012) 121 (2): 277–284.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Robert Van Gulick In “Absent Qualia and the Mind-Body Problem,” Michael Tye (2006) presents an argument by which he claims to show the inconceivability of beings that are functionally equivalent to phenomenally conscious beings but lack any qualia. On that basis, he concludes that qualia can be...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (3): 395–425.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Han van Wietmarschen The central question of the peer disagreement debate is: what should you believe about the disputed proposition if you have good reason to believe that an epistemic peer disagrees with you? This article shows that this question is ambiguous between evidential support (or...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (4): 567–571.
Published: 01 October 2004
...Christina Van Dyke Robert Pasnau, ed., The Cambridge Translations of Medieval Philosophical Texts, vol. 3: Mind and Knowledge. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. Pp. x, 374. Cornell University 2004 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 283–286.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Mark Van Roojen MORALITY WITHOUT FOUNDATIONS: A DEFENSE OF ETHICAL CONTEXTUALISM. By Mark Timmons. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. Pp viii, 269. Cornell University 2001 Hare, R. M. 1952 . The Language of Morals. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Horgan, Terence, and Mark...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (1): 138–141.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Peter Van Inwagen PERSONS AND BODIES: A CONSTITUTION VIEW. By Lynne Rudder Baker.Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp. xii, 233. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS enology of sense includes representing moving objects, Clark’s theory seems to...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (3): 373–416.
Published: 01 July 2002
...James Van Cleve Cornell University 2002 The Philosophical Review, Vol. 111, No. 3 (July 2002) Thomas Reid’s Geometry of Visibles James Van Cleve In a brief but remarkable section of the Inquiry into the Human Mind,1 Thomas Reid argued...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (3): 456–458.
Published: 01 July 2002
...Christina Van Dyke William of Auvergne, The Soul. Translated from the Latin with an introduction and notes by Roland Teske, S.J. Milwaukee: Marquette University Press, 2000. Pp. 514. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS suaded by its holistic...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (4): 554–557.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Seth Shabo References Frankfurt Harry 1969 . “ Alternate Possibilities and Moral Responsibility .” Journal of Philosophy 66 : 829 – 39 . van Inwagen Peter 1983 . An Essay on Free Will . Oxford : Clarendon . 1. While van Inwagen believes that we are...
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The Philosophical Review (2018) 127 (1): 117–121.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Rebecca Copenhaver Van Cleve James , Problems from Reid . Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2015 . x + 550 pp . © 2018 by Cornell University 2018 Problems from Reid bears an apt title for James Van Cleve's comprehensive examination of philosophical questions that arise in...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (1): 113–117.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Lee McIntyre Nalini Bhushan and Stuart Rosenfeld, eds., Of Minds and Molecules: New Philosophical Perspectives on Chemistry. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. Pp. xvi, 299. J. Van Brakel, Philosophy of Chemistry. Belgium: Leuven University Press, 2000. Pp.xiv, 246. Cornell...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 451–454.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Rae Langton PROBLEMS FROM KANT. By James Van Cleve. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. Pp. xii, 340. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVLEWS The Philosophical Review, Vol. 110, No. 3 (July 2001) PROBLEMS FROM KANT By JAMES VANCLEW. New...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 454–456.
Published: 01 July 2001
...) PROBLEMS FROM KANT By JAMES VANCLEW. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. Pp. xii, 340. This book will be enjoyed not only by those philosophers interested in Kant, but by those interested in metaphysics and epistemology more generally. Van Cleve is fascinated both by Kant and by the...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (2): 235–241.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Helen Beebee Cornell University 2002 Fischer, J. M. 1994 . The Metaphysics of Free Will . Oxford: Blackwell. Huemer, M. 2000 . “Van Inwagen's Consequence Argument.” Philosophical Review 109 : 525 -44. Lewis, D. K. 1979 . “Counterfactual Dependence and Time's Arrow.” Noûs...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 479–481.
Published: 01 July 2001
... literature. Two examples, one old, one new. (i) Casati and Varzi hold, with David Lewis, that mereology is ontologically innocent. But they make no mention of Peter van Inwagen’s “Composition as Identity This is a fatal oversight. Van Inwagen offers a sustained and powerful attack of the thesis...