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  1. Demonstrative Reference and Definite Descriptions.Howard K. Wettstein - 1981 - Philosophical Studies 40 (2):241--257.
    A distinction is developed between two uses of definite descriptions, the "attributive" and the "referential." the distinction exists even in the same sentence. several criteria are given for making the distinction. it is suggested that both russell's and strawson's theories fail to deal with this distinction, although some of the things russell says about genuine proper names can be said about the referential use of definite descriptions. it is argued that the presupposition or implication that something fits the description, present (...)
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  2. Studies in the Philosophy of Mind.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1986
     
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  3. How to Bridge the Gap Between Meaning and Reference.Howard K. Wettstein - 1984 - Synthese 58 (1):63 - 84.
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    Contemporary Perspectives in the Philosophy of Language.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 1979 - University of Minnesota Press.
    This volume, an expanded edition of the philosophy of language issue of the journal Midwest Studies in Philosophy (1977), includes essays by some of the ...
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    The Semantic Significance of the Referential-Attributive Distinction.Howard K. Wettstein - 1983 - Philosophical Studies 44 (2):187--96.
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    Indexical Reference and Propositional Content.Howard K. Wettstein - 1979 - Philosophical Studies 36 (1):91 - 100.
  7. Contemporary Perspectives in the Philosophy of Language.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1979 - University of Minnesota Press.
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    Can What is Asserted Be a Sentence?Howard K. Wettstein - 1976 - Philosophical Review 85 (2):196-207.
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    Philosophy and the Empirical.Peter A. French & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 2007 - Blackwell.
    This collection of essays focuses on a current issue of central important in contemporary philosophy, the relationship between philosophy and empirical studies. Explores in detail a range of examples which demonstrate how the older paradigm – philosophy as conceptual analysis – is giving way to a more varied set of models of philosophical work Each of the featured papers is a previously unpublished contribution by a major scholar.
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    Midwest Studies in Philosophy. Vol. 16, Philosophy and the Arts.Peter A. French, Theodore E. Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1993 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 51 (3):519-521.
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  11. Contemporary Perspectives in the Philosophy of Language, Ii.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1989
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    Studies in Metaphysics.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 1979 - University of Minnesota Press.
    Rich with historical and cultural value, these works are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions.
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  13. The Wittgenstein Legacy.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1992
     
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    Proper Names and Propositional Opacity.Howard K. Wettstein - 1977 - Midwest Studies in Philosophy 2 (1):187-190.
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    Causation and Causal Theories.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 1984 - University of Minnesota Press.
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    Contemporary Perspectives on the History of Philosophy.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 1983 - University of Minnesota Press, C1983.
    Rich with historical and cultural value, these works are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions.
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    Moral Concepts.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1996
    This work presents 26 essays that address the issue of moral concepts. Many of the essays contain examples that should make this volume suitable for teaching moral concepts in a college or university.
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  18. Midwest Studies in Philosophy, Truth and its Deformities.Peter A. French & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 2008 - Wiley-Blackwell.
    Truth and Its Deformities is the 32nd volume in the Midwest Studies in Philosophy series. It contains major new contributions on a range of topics related to the general theme of the volume by some of the most important philosophers writing on truth in recent years.
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    Midwest Studies in Philosophy, New Directions in Philosophy.Peter A. French & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 2000 - Wiley-Blackwell.
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  20. New Directions in Philosophy.Peter A. French & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 1999 - Blackwell.
     
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    Philosophy and Poetry.Peter A. French, Howard K. Wettstein & Ernest LePore (eds.) - 2009 - Blackwell.
    Philosophy and Poetry is the 33rd volume in the Midwest Studies in Philosophy series. It begins with contributions in verse from two world class poets, JohnAshbery and Stephen Dunn, and an article by Dunn on the creative processthat issued in his poem. The volume features new work from an internationalcollection of philosophers exploring central philosophical issues pertinent topoetry as well as the connections between the two domains.
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  22. Philosophy of Religion.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1997
    This volume in the Midwest Studies in Philosophy series contains 18 essays which discuss the range of of religious traditions which inform the discussion of contemporary issues.
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    Philosophy of Science.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1993 - University of Notre Dame Press.
    The 21 essays collected in this volume of Midwest Studies in Philosophy question and debate the primary assumptions of science. These are its conception of an orderly universe; its ability to define; and its ability to explain. The contributors approach these topics from varying perspectives, including the historic development of our understanding of the scientific enterprise; the controversy of opposing paradigms; and the challenges raised by quantum mechanics.
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    Social and Political Philosophy.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 1982 - Univ of Minnesota Press.
    Rich with historical and cultural value, these works are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions.
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  25. Studies in Ethical Theory.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1980
     
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    Studies in the Philosophy of Language.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 1976 - University of Minnesota, Morris.
  27. Studies in the History of Philosophy.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1976 - University of Minnesota.
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  28. The Foundations of Analytic Philosophy.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1981
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  29. The Foundations of Analytic Philosophy / Editors, Peter A. French, Theodore E. Uehling, Jr., Howard K. Wettstein, Associate Editor, Jeffery Johnson. [REVIEW]Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1981
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  30. The Philosophy of the Human Sciences.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1990
    Presents essays by prominent philosophers on topics such as rationality and alien cultures, moral realism and social science, human sciences in the case of literature, Foucault's genealogical method, Vigotsky and artificial intelligence. No index. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.
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  31. Contemporary Perspectives in the Philosophy of Language Edited by Peter A. French, Theodore E. Uehling, Jr., Howard K. Wettstein. --. [REVIEW]Howard K. Wettstein, Theodore Edward Uehling & Peter A. French - 1979 - University of Minnesota Press.
     
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  32. Philosophy and the Arts.Howard K. Wettstein, E. Peter A. Uehling Theodore & French - 1991
     
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    Renaissance and Early Modern Philosophy.Peter A. French, Howard K. Wettstein & Bruce S. Silver - 2002 - Blackwell.
    In this volume leading contemporary philosophical historians of the Renaissance and Early Modern periods examine the works of important figures of the fifteenth through the eighteenth century. While Midwest Studies in Philosophy has produced other volumes devoted to historical periods in philosophy, this is the first to offer such extensive and focused original materials on specific crucial figures as this volume. Original papers by twenty contemporary philosophers writing about the works of the major philosophers of the Fifteenth through the Eighteenth (...)
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    Frege and the Hierarchy.Tyler Burge, Terence D. Parsons, Peter A. French, Theodore E. Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1983 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 48 (2):495-496.
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    Film and the Emotions.Peter A. French & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 2010 - Wiley.
    _ Film and the Emotions _ explores the complicated relationship between filmed entertainment, such as movies and television shows, and our capacity to feel emotions. This volume of _The Midwest Studies in Philosophy_ covers topics such as the role of imagination in our capacity to respond emotionally to films, how emotions felt in response to films relate to emotions felt about real events, and the moral implications of responding emotionally to fictions, among others. This collection includes nineteen original articles from (...)
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    The New Atheism and Its Critics.Peter A. French & Howard K. Wettstein - 2013 - Wiley.
    This volume of the classic series is devoted to the claims, arguments, and perspectives of the New Atheists. The volume collects original work on these topics of leading thinkers in the philosophy of religion, epistemology, and metaphysics, and philosophy of science. These studies are punctuated by an original short story by a leading novelist.
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  37. Midwest Studies in Philosophy V, 1980: Studies in Epistemology.Peter A. French, Theodore E. Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1984 - Synthese 61 (2):261-272.
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    Ethical Theory: Character and Virtue.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1988
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    Philosophical Naturalism.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1994
    In recent years naturalism has become a focal point in the discussions of many contemporary philosophers. Philosophical Naturalism in the series Midwest Studies in Philosophy offers a broad sampling of previously unpublished essays that represent the current status of discussions of naturalism.
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    Philosophy of Emotions.Peter A. French & Howard K. Wettstein - 1998 - University of Notre Dame Press.
    Although generally philosophers have put a high valuation on reason, increasingly the role of emotions in motivating action is being recognized. The essays in this volume explore the emotions from a variety of perspectives, ranging from Aristotelian views of the passions to the new findings of cognitive science, and from such diverse starting points as medieval literature and psychological studies.
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    Studies in Epistemology.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.) - 1980 - University of Minnesota Press.
    This is Volume V in the series Midwest Studies in Philosophy In 1979 the University of Minnesota Press assumed publication of the annual Midwest Studies in ...
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  42. Studies in Essentialism.Peter A. French, Theodore Edward Uehling & Howard K. Wettstein - 1986
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