Results for 'Isaac Aaronson'

1000+ found
Order:
  1.  54
    Perception.Isaac Aaronson - 1914 - Journal of Philosophy, Psychology and Scientific Methods 11 (2):37-46.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  2.  7
    Rejoinder by Isaac.J. C. Isaac - 1995 - Political Theory 23 (4):681-688.
  3. The Communist Manifesto.Jeffrey C. Isaac (ed.) - 2012 - Yale University Press.
    Marx and Engels's _Communist Manifesto_ has become one of the world’s most influential political tracts since its original 1848 publication. Part of the Rethinking the Western Tradition series, this edition of the _Manifesto_ features an extensive introduction by Jeffrey C. Isaac, and essays by Vladimir Tismaneanu, Steven Lukes, Saskia Sassen, and Stephen Eric Bronner, each well known for their writing on questions central to the _Manifesto_ and the history of Marxism. These essays address the _Manifesto_'s historical background, its impact (...)
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  4. Age of English Acquisition and the Recognition of English Words.M. Palij & D. Aaronson - 1990 - Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society 28 (6):526-526.
    Previous research (Palij & Aaronson, 1989) has shown that age of English acquisition (AEA) does not affect recall of English words even though SAT verbal scores systematically decrease with increasing AEA. We report an experiment using a forced-choice recognition task with an intervening verbal task based on the SAT. Correct recognition was unrelated to AEA while performance on the verbal task decreased as a function of AEA. We examine some mechanisms for this dissociation.
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  5.  53
    Objective Similarity and Mental Representation.Alistair M. C. Isaac - 2013 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 91 (4):683-704.
  6.  49
    “Minding Our Business”: What the United States Government has Done and Can Do to Ensure That U.S. Multinationals Act Responsibly in Foreign Markets. [REVIEW]Susan Ariel Aaronson - 2005 - Journal of Business Ethics 59 (1-2):175 - 198.
    The United States Government does not mandate that US based firms follow US social and environmental law in foreign markets. However, because many developing countries do not have strong human rights, labor, and environmental laws, many multinationals have adopted voluntary corporate responsibility initiatives to self-regulate their overseas social and environmental practices. This article argues that voluntary actions, while important, are insufficient to address the magnitude of problems companies confront as they operate in developing countries where governance is often inadequate. The (...)
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   8 citations  
  7.  36
    Modeling Without Representation.Alistair M. C. Isaac - 2013 - Synthese 190 (16):3611-3623.
    How can mathematical models which represent the causal structure of the world incompletely or incorrectly have any scientific value? I argue that this apparent puzzle is an artifact of a realist emphasis on representation in the philosophy of modeling. I offer an alternative, pragmatic methodology of modeling, inspired by classic papers by modelers themselves. The crux of the view is that models developed for purposes other than explanation may be justified without reference to their representational properties.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   2 citations  
  8.  16
    Realism and Reality: Some Realistic Reconsiderations.Jeffrey C. Isaac - 1990 - Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 20 (1):1–31.
    No categories
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   8 citations  
  9.  10
    Theorist at Work: Talcott Parsons and the Carnegie Project on Theory, 1949–1951.Joel Isaac - 2010 - Journal of the History of Ideas 71 (2):287-311.
  10.  29
    Quantifying the Subjective: Psychophysics and the Geometry of Color.Alistair M. C. Isaac - 2012 - Philosophical Psychology 26 (2):207 - 233.
    (2013). Quantifying the subjective: Psychophysics and the geometry of color. Philosophical Psychology: Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 207-233. doi: 10.1080/09515089.2012.660139.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   1 citation  
  11.  78
    Religious Factors in the Geography of Animal Husbandry.E. Isaac - 1963 - Diogenes 11 (44):59-80.
  12.  52
    Myths, Cults and Livestock Breeding.E. Isaac - 1963 - Diogenes 11 (41):70-93.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  13.  71
    Logic in Cognitive Science: Bridging the Gap Between Symbolic and Connectionist Paradigms.Alistair Isaac & Jakub Szymanik - 2010 - Journal of the Indian Council of Philosophical Research (2):279-309.
    This paper surveys applications of logical methods in the cognitive sciences. Special attention is paid to non-monotonic logics and complexity theory. We argue that these particular tools have been useful in clarifying the debate between symbolic and connectionist models of cognition.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  14.  7
    What Are the Functional Deficits Produced by Hippocampal and Perirhinal Cortex Lesions?A. R. Mayes, R. van Eijk, P. A. Gooding, C. L. Isaac & J. S. Holdstock - 1999 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 22 (3):460-461.
    A hippocampal patient is described who shows preserved item recognition and simple recognition-based recollection but impaired recall and associative recognition. These data and other evidence suggest that contrary to Aggleton & Brown's target article, Papez circuit damage impairs only complex item-item-context recollection. A patient with perirhinal cortex damage and a delayed global memory deficit, apparently inconsistent with A&B's framework, is also described.
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   2 citations  
  15.  61
    Why Not Lewis?Joel Isaac - 2006 - Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 42 (1):54-60.
    This is a discussion of Murray Murphey on the philosophy of C.I. Lewis and his relation to the pragmatist tradition.
    Direct download (7 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  16.  18
    Review: Morton White. From a Philosophical Point of View: Selected Studies. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2005. [REVIEW]Joel Isaac - 2006 - Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 42 (1):147-150.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  17.  55
    Prospects for Naturalizing Color.Alistair Isaac - 2009 - Philosophy of Science 76 (5):902-914.
    Paul Churchland has recently offered a novel argument for the “objective reality” of color. The strategy he employs to make this argument is an instance of a more general research program for interpreting perceptual content, “domain‐portrayal semantics.” In the first half of the article, I point out some features of color vision that complicate Churchland's conclusion, in particular, the context‐sensitive and inferential nature of color perception. In the second half, I examine and defend the general research program, concluding it is (...)
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  18.  7
    Is the Revival of Pragmatism Practical, or What Are the Consequences of Pragmatism?Jeffrey C. Isaac - 1999 - Constellations 6 (4):561-587.
  19.  42
    Synchronizing Diachronic Uncertainty.Alistair Isaac & Tomohiro Hoshi - 2011 - Journal of Logic, Language and Information 20 (2):137-159.
    Diachronic uncertainty, uncertainty about where an agent falls in time, poses interesting conceptual difficulties. Although the agent is uncertain about where she falls in time, this uncertainty can only obtain at a particular moment in time. We resolve this conceptual tension by providing a transformation from models with diachronic uncertainty relations into “equivalent” models with only synchronic uncertainty relations. The former are interpreted as capturing the causal structure of a situation, while the latter are interpreted as capturing its epistemic structure. (...)
    Direct download (4 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  20.  12
    Introduction.Jeffrey Isaac - 1998 - Constellations 4 (3):374-375.
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  21.  21
    A Critical Re-Evaluation of “Persons in Relation” and Its Significance for a Social Trinitarianism.Shirley Isaac - 2010 - Philosophy and Theology 22 (1/2):313-334.
    According to John Macmurray, action is the starting-point for an analysis of persons, who exist only in relation. This paper re-examines Macmurray’s argument from action and finds it lacking. However, rather than implying an obstacle to a relational definition of persons, the failure to arrive at this definition provides the opening or space wherein God, who is fully relational, can be revealed. The implications for human persons are mirrored in the dual concept of the person found in a social trinitarianism, (...)
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  22.  21
    Interpersonal Processes in Nineteenth Century Utopian Communities: Shakers and Oneida Perfectionists.James Isaac, Irwin Altman & Jamic Isaac - 1998 - Utopian Studies 9 (1):26 - 49.
  23.  14
    Iris Young: A Tribute.Jeffrey C. Isaac - 2007 - Constellations 14 (2):289-291.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  24.  11
    La Philosophie Japonaise En Question.Sylvain Isaac - 2009 - Revue Philosophique De Louvain 107 (1):71-99.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  25.  10
    La visée universaliste de l'école de Kyoto.Sylvain Isaac - 2002 - Revue Philosophique De Louvain 100 (1):229-241.
    No categories
    Translate
      Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  26.  6
    Realism and Social Scientific Theory: A Comment on Porpora.Jeffrey Isaac - 1983 - Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 13 (3):301–308.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  27.  5
    Book Reviews : Kevin M. Brien, Marx, Reason, and the Art of Freedom. Temple University Press, Philadelphia, 1987. Pp. Xvi, 260, $34.95. [REVIEW]J. C. Isaac - 1990 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 20 (3):385-390.
  28.  3
    "A Behavioral Theory of Social Structure": A Critique.Jeffrey C. Isaac - 1989 - Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 19 (1):131–139.
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  29.  70
    The Teleological Suspension of the Ethical: Abraham, Isaac, and the Challenge of Faith.Richard Oxenberg - manuscript
    God demands that Abraham sacrifice his son Isaac. Why? Kierkegaard tells us that God requires of Abraham a "teleological suspension of the ethical." In this essay I explore the meanings of the ethical, God, and faith in an effort to shed light on Kierkegaard's claim and, more broadly, on the meaning of the biblical story itself.
    Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  30.  8
    The Institutionalization of Biology in Mexico in the Early 20th Century. The Conflict Between Alfonso Luis Herrera (1868-1942) and Isaac Ochoterena (1885-1950). [REVIEW]Ismael Ledesma-Mateos & Ana Barahona - 2003 - Journal of the History of Biology 36 (2):285 - 307.
    The aim of this work is to evaluate the role played by Alfonso Luis Herrera and Isaac Ochoterena in the institutionalization of academic biology in Mexico in the early 20th century. As biology became institutionalized in Mexico, Herrera's basic approach to biology was displaced by Isaac Ochoterena's professional goals due to the prevailing political conditions at the end of 1929. The conflict arose from two different conceptions of biology, because Herrera and Ochoterena had different discourses that were incommensurable, (...)
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  31. Perception.Aaronson Isaac - 1914 - Journal of Philosophy 11 (2):37.
    No categories
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  32.  6
    The Fear, the Trembling, and the Fire: Kierkegaard and Hasidic Masters on the Binding of Isaac.Jerome I. Gellman - 1993 - Upa.
    This book is an investigation into authenticity, certainty, and self-hood as they arise in the story of the binding of Isaac. Gellman provides a new interpretation of Kierkegaard with select Hasidic commentary. Contents: INTRODUCTION: Background to the Book; Hasidism and Existentialism; Preview of the Chapters; THE FEAR AND THE TREMBLING: Kierkegaard's Fear and Trembling; The Problem of Hearing and the Problem of Choice; The 'Ethical' for Kierkegaard; The 'Voice of God' for Kierkegaard; The Resolution of the Problems; THE UNCERTAINTY: (...)
    Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  33. Abraham! Abraham! Kierkegaard and the Hasidim on the Binding of Isaac.Jerome I. Gellman - 2003
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   2 citations  
  34.  14
    The Value of Truth and the Value of Information : On Isaac Levi's Epistemology.Hans Rott - 2006 - In Erik J. Olsson (ed.), Knowledge and Inquiry: Essays on the Pragmatism of Isaac Levi. Cambridge University Press. pp. 179.
    The paper aims at a perspicuous representation of Isaac Levi's pragmatist epistemology, spanning from the 1967 classic "Gambling with Truth" to his 2004 book on "Mild Contraction". Based on a formal framework for Levi's notion of inquiry, I analyse his decision-theoretic approach with truth and information as basic cognitive values, and with Shackle measures as emerging structures. Both cognitive values figure prominently in Levi's model of inductive belief expansion, but only the value of information is employed in his model (...)
    Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   2 citations  
  35.  19
    Isaac Levi's Potentially Surprising Epistemological Picture.Wolfgang Spohn - 2006 - In Erik J. Olsson (ed.), Knowledge and Inquiry: Essays on the Pragmatism of Isaac Levi. Cambridge University Press.
    This paper compares the epistemological conception of Isaac Levi with mine. We are joined in both giving a constructive answer to the relation of belief and probability, without reducing one to the other. However, our constructions differ in at least nine more or less important ways, all discussed in the paper. In particular, the paper explains the similarities and differences of Shackle's functions of potential surprise, as used by Levi, and my ranking functions in formal as well as in (...)
    Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   1 citation  
  36. Philosophy in a Time of Crisis Don Isaac Abravanel, Defender of the Faith.Seymour Feldman - 2003
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   1 citation  
  37.  15
    Granés S., José.(2005). Isaac Newton: Obra y Contexto; Una introducción. Universidad Nacional de Colombia, XVI, 298 p. Índice, bibliografía. Apéndice: La investigación científica según Boyle, 31 p. Cárdenas José Luis. [REVIEW]Tomás Barrero - 2006 - Ideas Y Valores 54 (130):85-89.
    Translate
      Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  38.  5
    Décision Humaine Et Animale Dans la Pensée de Rabbi Isaac Israeli.Shalom Sadik - 2013 - Journal of Jewish Thought and Philosophy 21 (2):143-160.
    Translate
      Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  39.  1
    Isaac de l'Étoile lecteur du livre de la nature.Christian Trottmann - 2011 - Revue des Sciences Philosophiques Et Théologiques 2:343-362.
    No categories
    Translate
      Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  40.  5
    Isaac Israeli, a Neoplatonic Philosopher of the Early Tenth Century.Isaac Israeli - 1979 - Greenwood Press.
    Additionally, Isaac Israeli features a biographical sketch of the philosopher and extensive notes and comments on the texts, as well as a survey and appraisal ...
    Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  41. Isaac Israeli: A Neoplatonic Philosopher of the Early Tenth Century: His Works Translated with Comments and an Outline of His Philosophy.Isaac Israeli - 1958 - University of Chicago Press.
    Additionally, Isaac Israeli features a biographical sketch of the philosopher and extensive notes and comments on the texts, as well as a survey and appraisal ..
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  42.  1
    Isaac Albalag Averroiste Juif, Traducteur Et Annotateur D’Al-Ghaz'li.Georges Vajda - 1960 - Vrin.
    No categories
    Translate
      Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  43. Isaac Albalag, Averroïste juif, traducteur et annotateur d'Al-Ghaz'lî.Georges Vajda - 1962 - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 152:420-422.
    Translate
     
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  44. Isaac Newton's Scientific Method: Turning Data Into Evidence About Gravity and Cosmology.William L. Harper - 2014 - Oxford University Press UK.
    Isaac Newton's Scientific Method examines Newton's argument for universal gravity and his application of it to resolve the problem of deciding between geocentric and heliocentric world systems by measuring masses of the sun and planets. William L. Harper suggests that Newton's inferences from phenomena realize an ideal of empirical success that is richer than prediction. Any theory that can achieve this rich sort of empirical success must not only be able to predict the phenomena it purports to explain, but (...)
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   2 citations  
  45. Reviews : Isaac Deutscher and David King, The Great Purges (Blackwell, 1984) and C.L.R. James, At the Rendezvous of Victory (Allison and Busby, 1984). [REVIEW]Peter Beilharz - 1986 - Thesis Eleven 13 (1):133-134.
    Isaac Deutscher and David King, The Great Purges and C.L.R. James, At the Rendezvous of Victory.
    No categories
    Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  46.  28
    What About Isaac? Rereading "Fear and Trembling" and Rethinking Kierkegaardian Ethics.J. Aaron Simmons - 2007 - Journal of Religious Ethics 35 (2):319 - 345.
    In this essay I offer a reading of "Fear and Trembling" that responds to critiques of Kierkegaardian ethics as being, as Brand Blanshard claims, "morally nihilistic," as Emmanuel Levinas contends, ethically violent, and, as Alasdair MacIntyre charges, simply irrational. I argue that by focusing on Isaac's singularity as the very condition for Abraham's "ordeal," the book presents a story about responsible subjectivity. Rather than standing in competition with the relation to God, the relation to other people is, thus, inscribed (...)
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   7 citations  
  47. The Correspondence of Isaac Newton.Isaac Newton & H. W. Turnbull - 1961 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 12 (47):255-258.
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   27 citations  
  48.  12
    Evidence and Method: Scientific Strategies of Isaac Newton and James Clerk Maxwell.Peter Achinstein - 2013 - Oup Usa.
    In this book, Peter Achinstein proposes and defends several objective concepts of evidence. He then explores the question of whether a scientific method, such as that represented in the four "Rules for the Study of Natural Philosophy" that Isaac Newton invoked in proving his law of gravity, can be employed in demonstrating how the proposed definitions of evidence are to be applied to real scientific cases.
    Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   1 citation  
  49.  36
    Written in the Flesh: Isaac Newton on the Mind–Body Relation.Liam P. Dempsey - 2006 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 37 (3):420-441.
    Isaac Newton’s views on the mind–body relation are of interest not only because of their somewhat unique departure from popular early modern conceptions of mind and its relation to body, but also because of their connections with other aspects of Newton’s thought. In this paper I argue that (1) Newton accepted an interesting sort of mind–body monism, one which defies neat categorization, but which clearly departs from Cartesian substance dualism, and (2) Newton took the power by which we move (...)
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   3 citations  
  50.  6
    Jewish Theologies of Space in the Scientific Revolution: Henry More, Joseph Raphson, Isaac Newton and Their Predecessors.Brian P. Copenhaver - 2006 - Annals of Science 37 (5):489-548.
    (1980). Jewish theologies of space in the scientific revolution: Henry More, Joseph Raphson, Isaac Newton and their predecessors. Annals of Science: Vol. 37, No. 5, pp. 489-548.
    Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   3 citations  
1 — 50 / 1000