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Stepping Out: Playback and Inversion

Robert Kraut

in Artworld Metaphysics

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199228126
eISBN:
9780191711053
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228126.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

The imagery of stepping out of a discourse and surveying it (without distortion) from an external perspective is familiar but problematic. It is not clear where we stand in conducting such surveys, ... More


Meaning Without Representation: Essays on Truth, Expression, Normativity, and Naturalism

Steven Gross, Nicholas Tebben, and Michael Williams (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198722199
eISBN:
9780191789045
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722199.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Aesthetics

Much contemporary thinking about language is animated by the idea that the core function of language is to represent how the world is and that therefore the notion of representation should play a ... More


Global Expressivism and the Truth in Representation

Allan Gibbard

in Meaning Without Representation: Essays on Truth, Expression, Normativity, and Naturalism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198722199
eISBN:
9780191789045
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722199.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Aesthetics

This chapter argues for a kind of global expressivism that allows a sense in which naturalistic thinking and language might be paradigmatically representational whereas normative thinking and ... More


Life Is Not a Box-Score: Lived Normativity, Abstract Evaluation, and the Is/Ought Distinction

Mark Lance

in Meaning Without Representation: Essays on Truth, Expression, Normativity, and Naturalism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198722199
eISBN:
9780191789045
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722199.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Aesthetics

This chapter argues against a certain general conception of the is/ought distinction presupposed by a wide range of philosophy that traffics in normativity. It is most obvious in the context of moral ... More


Anti-Representational Semantics: Four Themes

Nicholas Tebben

in Meaning Without Representation: Essays on Truth, Expression, Normativity, and Naturalism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198722199
eISBN:
9780191789045
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722199.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Aesthetics

This introductory chapter is organized around four themes: truth and reference, expression and expressivism, normativity, and naturalism. It begins by distinguishing several different kinds of ... More


Kant, Proust, and the Appeal of Beauty

Mary Mothersill

in The Philosophical Imagination: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190633776
eISBN:
9780190633806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190633776.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, Philosophy of Mind

In quite different ways Kant and Proust argue that beauty is no mere source of pleasure, and that to account for what is distinctive about its concept we must make sense of an idea of necessity or ... More


Frankfurt on Identification: Ambiguities of Activity in Mental Life

Richard Moran

in The Philosophical Imagination: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190633776
eISBN:
9780190633806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190633776.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, Philosophy of Mind

In Harry Frankfurt’s work on freedom and the concept of a person, the idea of “identifying” with one desire rather than another plays an important role, and the difference between being “active” ... More


On Frankfurt’s <i>The Reasons of Love</i>

Richard Moran

in The Philosophical Imagination: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190633776
eISBN:
9780190633806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190633776.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, Philosophy of Mind

Frankfurt’s 2004 book is a summation of several of the central themes of his philosophical work of the past twenty years: the idea of caring about something as central to the problem of ... More


In Support of the Knowledge-First Conception of the Normativity of Justification

Anne Meylan

in Knowledge First: Approaches in Epistemology and Mind

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198716310
eISBN:
9780191785023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198716310.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

The knowledge-first solution to the New Evil Demon Problem (NEDP) goes hand in hand with a particular conception of the normativity of justification, one according to which a justified belief is one ... More


Sustaining Rules: A Model and Application

John Turri

in Knowledge First: Approaches in Epistemology and Mind

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198716310
eISBN:
9780191785023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198716310.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

In this chapter, John Turri introduces an account of when a rule normatively sustains a practice. His basic proposal is that a rule normatively sustains a practice when the value achieved by ... More


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