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projectivism

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

The poetic doctrine of Charles Olson and of his followers in the Black Mountain group of American poets, declared in his essay ‘Projective Verse’ (1950). See open form.

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Projectivism and Phenomenal Presence

Derek H. Brown.

in Phenomenal Presence

June 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Mind; Metaphysics. 13200 words.

Projectivism asserts that we project subjective aspects of perception into what we experience as the world outside ourselves. It is minimally familiar from various phantom pains,...

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Projectivism without Error

Andy Egan.

in Perceiving the World

September 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy. 15048 words.

This chapter argues that a theory according to which some of the content of perception is self-locating gives us the resources to cash out the central thought behind projectivism, without...

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Sensibility Theory and Projectivism

Justin D'Arms and Daniel Jacobson.

in The Oxford Handbook of Ethical Theory

June 2007; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Moral Philosophy. 15675 words.

This article lays out the geography of the territory. It distinguishes projectivism from “perceptivism,” which holds that the moral sentiments are responses to, or perceptions of, morally...

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projectivism

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

The poetic doctrine of Charles Olson and of his followers in the Black Mountain group of American poets, declared in his essay ‘Projective Verse’ (1950). See open form.

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projectivism

Stephen Priest.

in The Oxford Companion to Philosophy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 152 words.

The thesis that some apparent properties of the external world really belong to the mind that perceives it. For example,

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Projectivism

Chris Baldick.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 29 words.

The poetic doctrine of Charles Olson and of his followers in the Black Mountain group of American poets, declared

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Projectivism

Chris Baldick.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 29 words.

The poetic doctrine of Charles Olson and of his followers in the *Black Mountain group of American poets,

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projectivism

Simon Blackburn.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

January 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 347 words.

It is a commonplace that beauty lies in the eye of the beholder, but all the same we usefully talk

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projectivism

Simon Blackburn.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 285 words.

It is a commonplace that beauty lies in the eye of the beholder, but all the same we usefully talk

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Is Moral Projectivism Empirically Tractable?

Richard Joyce.

in Essays in Moral Skepticism

January 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Moral Philosophy. 12772 words.

Different versions of moral projectivism are delineated: minimal, metaphysical, nihilistic, and noncognitivist. Minimal projectivism (the focus of this essay) is the conjunction of two...

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Sensibility Theory and Projectivism

Justin D'Arms and Daniel Jacobson.

Edited by David Copp.

in The Oxford Handbook of Ethical Theory

December 2005; p ublished online February 2006 .

Chapter. Subjects: Moral Philosophy. 15810 words.

This chapter explores the debate between contemporary projectivists or expressivists (such as Simon Blackburn and Allan Gibbard), and the advocates of sensibility theory (most notably John...

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facticity

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

The question of its facticity is whether a commitment is apt for truth, because purporting to state a fact, as opposed to having some other function. See expressivism, projectivism,...

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Introduction

Jonas Olson.

in Moral Error Theory

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Moral Philosophy. 6826 words.

This chapter gives a rationale and a brief overview of the book. It is argued that moral projectivism is congenial to moral error theory. Moral projectivism is, however, compatible with a...

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Introduction to Part II

Jody Azzouni.

in Ontology Without Borders

September 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language; Metaphysics. 3333 words.

A chapter-by-chapter summary of part II is given. Object projectivism, the position argued for in part II, is described in general. Individuation conditions and location conditions are...

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General Conclusion

Jody Azzouni.

in Ontology Without Borders

September 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language; Metaphysics. 2477 words.

Some general remarks are given about methods of argument in metaphysics. The importance of indispensability arguments, and the importance of the fact that such arguments don’t succeed, is...

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Ontological Reductionism

Alan Weir.

in Truth Through Proof

October 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language; Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic. 14926 words.

The concepts of the previous chapter are applied to projectivism. The metaphysical content of projective sentences is given by the presence of internal attitudes but this content is no part...

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commitment

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine — Philosophy.

In some philosophies of mind a commitment may be thought of as functioning slightly differently from a belief. One may be committed to a proposition in the sense of relying on it, or using...

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moral realism

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

Realism as applied to the judgements of ethics, and to the values, obligations, rights, etc. that are referred to in ethical theory. The leading idea is to see moral truth as grounded in...

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naive subjectivism

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

The view in the theory of ethics that when people make a moral judgement about some topic, they are strictly and literally describing their own feelings about the topic. The view has the...

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expressivism

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

Term used for those theories of ethical discourse that contrast ethical sentences with expressions of belief. Such theories locate the primary function of ethical sentences in the...

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