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Action and Self-Location in Perception

Susanna Schellenberg.

in Mind

July 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Metaphysics; Epistemology; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language. 0 words.

I offer an explanation of how subjects are able to perceive the intrinsic spatial properties of objects, given that subjects always perceive from a particular location. The argument proceeds...

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Actions, adjuncts, and agency

PM Pietroski.

in Mind

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Metaphysics; Epistemology; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language. 0 words.

The event analysis of action sentences seems to be at odds with plausible (Davidsonian) views about how to count actions. If Booth pulled a certain trigger, and thereby shot Lincoln, there...

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Actuality and Responsibility

Carolina Sartorio.

in Mind

October 2011; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Epistemology; Metaphysics; Philosophy of Language; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind. 11456 words.

Actual-sequence views of responsibility are views according to which moral responsibility is a function of actual sequences, histories, or ancestries. In recent years these views have...

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Actuality for Counterpart Theorists

Jeffrey Sanford Russell.

in Mind

January 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Metaphysics; Epistemology; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language. 16909 words.

The counterpart theorist has a problem: there is no obvious way to understand talk about actuality in terms of counterparts. Fara and Williamson have charged that this obstacle cannot be...

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The Adequacy of Genuine Modal Realism

Harold W. Noonan.

in Mind

July 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Epistemology; Metaphysics; Philosophy of Language; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind. 4260 words.

What are the requirements on an adequate genuine modal realist analysis of modal discourse? One is material adequacy: the modal realist must provide for each candidate analysandum an...

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Adjectives: A Case Study

François Recanati.

in Truth-Conditional Pragmatics

November 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language. 12051 words.

Some adjectives are said to be relative, that is, dependent for their interpretation upon the noun they modify, and others not. Likewise, some adjectives are said to be intersective, and...

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Adjectives and Adverbs

Ernest Lepore and Kirk Ludwig.

in Donald Davidson's Truth-Theoretic Semantics

January 2007; p ublished online May 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language. 11540 words.

This chapter considers how adjectival and adverbial modification can be handled in a compositional meaning theory. The basic approach in each case is to treat the modifiers as contributing...

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<i>Adorno</i>, by Brian O’Connor.

Owen Hulatt.

in Mind

July 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Metaphysics; Epistemology; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language. 1462 words.

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<i>Adorno on Nature</i>, by Deborah Cook.

Owen Hulatt.

in Mind

July 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Metaphysics; Epistemology; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language. 978 words.

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Adorno—Nature—Hegel

Theresa M. Kelley.

in Language Without Soil

November 2009; p ublished online March 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language. 7876 words.

Theodor W. Adorno's innovative understanding of nature and the historical constitutes the core of the two contributions that follow. This chapter illuminates the ...

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