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  1. Mark F. Sharlow (forthcoming). Lewis's Modal Realism: A Reply to Naylor's "a Note on David Lewis's Realism About Possible Worlds". Analysis 48 (1):13-15.
    This note is a reply to margery bedford naylor's "a note on david lewis's realism about possible worlds" . naylor asks why, if we accept david lewis's argument for real possible worlds , we should not accept an analogous argument for impossible worlds. i argue that the latter argument is invalid on the modal realist account of possibility and thus has no force for an adherent of lewis.
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  2. John Collins (forthcoming). The Primitivist Theory of Truth By J. Asay. [REVIEW] Analysis:anv009.
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  3. Andreas Elpidorou (forthcoming). Actual Consciousness by Ted Honderich. [REVIEW] Analysis.
  4. Craig French (forthcoming). Hallucination: Philosophy and Psychology By Fiona Macpherson and Dimitris Platchias. [REVIEW] Analysis:anv011.
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  5. Bob Hale (forthcoming). Philosophy of Mathematics in the Twentieth Century: Selected Essays By Charles Parsons. Analysis:anv003.
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  6. Carolyn Dicey Jennings & Bence Nanay (forthcoming). Action Without Attention. Analysis:anu096.
    Wayne Wu argues that attention is necessary for action: since action requires a solution to the ‘Many-Many Problem’, and since only attention can solve the Many-Many Problem, attention is necessary for action. We question the first of these two steps and argue that it is based on an oversimplified distinction between actions and reflexes. We argue for a more complex typology of behaviors where one important category is action that does not require a solution to the Many-Many Problem, and so (...)
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  7. Uriah Kriegel (forthcoming). Experiencing the Present. Analysis.
    There are several differences between (i) seeing rain outside one’s window and (ii) episodically remembering seeing rain outside one’s window. One difference appears to pertain to felt temporal orientation: in episodically remembering seeing the rain, we experience the rain, and/or the seeing of it, as (having occurred in the) past; in perceiving the rain, we experience the rain as (in the) present. However, according to (what is widely regarded as) the most plausible metaphysics of time, there are no such properties (...)
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  8. Clayton Littlejohn (forthcoming). Knowledge and Awareness. Analysis.
    This paper takes a critical look at the idea that knowledge involves reflective access to reasons that provide rational support. After distinguishing between different kinds of awareness, I argue that the kind of awareness involved in awareness of reasons is awareness of something general rather than awareness of something that instances some generality. Such awareness involves the exercise of conceptual capacities and just is knowledge. Since such awareness is knowledge, this kind of awareness cannot play any interesting role in a (...)
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  9. Barlassina Luca & Del Prete Fabio (forthcoming). The Puzzle of the Changing Past. Analysis.
    If you utter sentence (1) ‘Obama was born in 1961’ now, you say something true about the past. Since the past will always be such that the year 1961 has the property of being a time in which Obama was born, it seems impossible that (1) could ever be false in a future context of utterance. We shall consider the case of a sentence about the past exactly like (1), but which was true when uttered a few years ago and (...)
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  10. Jack Lyons (forthcoming). Critical Notice: Seemings and Justification, Ed. Chris Tucker. [REVIEW] Analysis.
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  11. Peter Menzies (forthcoming). Critical Notice of Alexander Bird, Nature's Metaphysics: Laws and Properties. Analysis.
    This book advocates dispositional essentialism, the view that natural properties have dispositional essences.1 So, for example, the essence of the property of being negatively charged is to be disposed to attract positively charged objects. From this fact it follows that it is a law that all negatively charged objects will attract positively 10 charged objects; and indeed that this law is metaphysically necessary. Since the identity of the property of being negatively charged is determined by its being related in a (...)
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  12. Genia Schönbaumsfeld (forthcoming). Review of Hans-Johann Glock & John Hyman (Eds.), Wittgenstein and Analytic Philosophy: Essays for P.M.S. Hacker. [REVIEW] Analysis.
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  13. Declan Smithies (forthcoming). Reflection On: On Reflection. Analysis.
    In his book, On Reflection, Hilary Kornblith criticizes what he regards as a chronic tendency in philosophy towards inflating the significance of reflection in ways that manifest a combination of philosophical naiveté and scientific ignorance about how reflection actually works. In these comments, I respond to Kornblith's challenge by sketching an account of the philosophical significance of reflection in the theory of epistemic justification.
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  14. Jose L. Zalabardo (forthcoming). Epistemic Disjunctivism and the Evidential Problem. Analysis.
    I argue that Epistemic Disjunctivism doesn’t sustain a successful anti-sceptical strategy. I contend, in particular, that the treatment of scepticism that Duncan Pritchard puts forward on behalf of Epistemic Disjunctivism is unsatisfactory.
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  15. David B. Bell (forthcoming). A Comparative Analysis of Formal Shifts in English Bible Translations. Analysis.
    This study creates a vertical arrangement of ten different major English translations, comparing their formal features with those of the original Hebrew and Greek texts. The results of this comparative analysis yield facts which can lead to broad conclusions concerning the treatmen of the form of the original in traditional and modern English translations of the Bible.
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  16. Rabi Bhattacharya & Edward C. Waymire (forthcoming). A Basic Course in Probability Theory. Analysis.
    The book develops the necessary background in probability theory underlying diverse treatments of stochastic processes and their wide-ranging applications. With this goal in mind, the pace is lively, yet thorough. Basic notions of independence and conditional expectation are introduced relatively early on in the text, while conditional expectation is illustrated in detail in the context of martingales, Markov property and strong Markov property. Weak convergence of probabilities on metric spaces and Brownian motion are two highlights. The historic role of size-biasing (...)
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  17. Felipe De Brigard (forthcoming). Consciousness and Moral Responsibility. Analysis:anv012.
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  18. Robert Kraut (forthcoming). Art and Art-Attempts. Analysis:anv004.
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  19. Michael Rieppel (forthcoming). Plural Logic By Alex Oliver and Timothy Smiley. Analysis:anv010.
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  20. Michael Rieppel (forthcoming). Plural Logic. Analysis:anv010.
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  21. David Ripley (forthcoming). The Yablo Paradox: An Essay on Circularity By Roy T. Cook. Analysis:anv007.
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  22. Michael Scott (forthcoming). Pragmatic Encroachment, Religious Belief and Practice By Aaron Rizzieri. Analysis:anv006.
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  23. Karen Smith-Yoshimura, Carol Jean Godby, Ken Varnum & Elizabeth Yakel (forthcoming). Social Metadata for Libraries , Archives and Museums Part 2 : Survey Analysis. Analysis.
    Metadata helps users locate resources that meet their specific needs. But metadata also helps us to understand the data we find and helps us to evaluate what we should spend our time on. Traditionally, staff at libraries, archives, and museums (LAMs) create metadata for the content they manage. However, social metadata—content contributed by users—is evolving as a way to both augment and recontextualize the content and metadata created by LAMs. Many cultural heritage institutions are interested in gaining a better understanding (...)
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  24. Gene D. Witmer (forthcoming). The Conceptual Link From Physical to Mental By Robert Kirk. Analysis:anu048.
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