## Art and Embodiment: From Aesthetics to Self-Consciousness

*Paul Crowther*

- Published in print:
- 2001
- Published Online:
- October 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780199244973
- eISBN:
- 9780191697425
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244973.001.0001
- Subject:
- Philosophy, Aesthetics

Critical Aesthetics and Postmodernism (Clarendon Press, 1993) argued that art and aesthetic experiences have the capacity to humanize. In this book, the author develops this theme in ... More

## Foundations without Foundationalism: A Case for Second-Order Logic

*Stewart Shapiro*

- Published in print:
- 2000
- Published Online:
- November 2003
- ISBN:
- 9780198250296
- eISBN:
- 9780191598388
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0198250290.001.0001
- Subject:
- Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

A language is second‐order, or higher‐order, if it has bound variables that range over properties or sets of the items in the range of the ordinary, first‐order variables. This book presents a formal ... More

## Conclusion

*Alexander Orakhelashvili*

### in The Interpretation of Acts and Rules in Public International Law

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- January 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780199546220
- eISBN:
- 9780191720000
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546220.003.0020
- Subject:
- Law, Public International Law

Given that the generalist element of international legal doctrine has been virtually silent on the problem and implications of the effectiveness and determinacy of international legal regulation, ... More

## Putnam's Model‐Theoretic Arguments

*Barry Taylor*

### in Models, Truth, and Realism

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- September 2006
- ISBN:
- 9780199286690
- eISBN:
- 9780191604065
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0199286698.003.0003
- Subject:
- Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter sets out the relevant core of Putnam’s case. Section 3.1 extracts three arguments from Putnam’s writings: the Arguments from Cardinality, Completeness, and Permutation. Of these, section ... More

## Changing the Rules

*Barry Taylor*

### in Models, Truth, and Realism

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- September 2006
- ISBN:
- 9780199286690
- eISBN:
- 9780191604065
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0199286698.003.0004
- Subject:
- Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter examines other ways the Argument from Completeness might be attacked. It identifies two strategies that the realist might deploy in order to avoid the difficulties engendered by the ... More

## TESTING FOR THE EXISTENCE OF HOMOMORPHISMS

*Pavol Hell and Jaroslav Nešetřil*

### in Graphs and Homomorphisms

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198528173
- eISBN:
- 9780191713644
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528173.003.0005
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Combinatorics / Graph Theory / Discrete Mathematics

This chapter explores the algorithmic aspects of graph homomorphisms and of similar partition problems. The highlights include the dichotomy classification of graph homomorphisms to a fixed target ... More

## White Thin Bone: Yeatsian Personhood

*Oren Izenberg*

### in Being Numerous: Poetry and the Ground of Social Life

- Published in print:
- 2011
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691144832
- eISBN:
- 9781400836529
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691144832.003.0002
- Subject:
- Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter examines the philosophical origins and political urgencies of William Butler Yeats's demand for “perfection” and “completeness.” It begins with a discussion of Yeats's conception of ... More

## Gödel's Theorem

*Graham Priest*

### in In Contradiction

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- May 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780199263301
- eISBN:
- 9780191718823
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199263301.003.0004
- Subject:
- Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

This chapter presents an argument for dialetheism which draws on Gödel's first incompleteness theorem. This is a non-constructive argument, which does not produce dialetheias explicitly, but shows ... More

## Variational Principles

*Joram Lindenstrauss, David Preiss, and Tiˇser Jaroslav*

### in Fréchet Differentiability of Lipschitz Functions and Porous Sets in Banach Spaces (AM-179)

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691153551
- eISBN:
- 9781400842698
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691153551.003.0007
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Analysis

This chapter describes smooth variational principles (of Ekeland type) as infinite two-player games. These variational principles are based on a simple but careful recursive choice of points where ... More

## Advanced Math: The Hypothetical Conception

*José Ferreirós*

### in Mathematical Knowledge and the Interplay of Practices

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691167510
- eISBN:
- 9781400874002
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691167510.003.0006
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

This chapter proposes the idea that advanced mathematics is based on hypotheses—that far from being a priori, it is based on hypothetical assumptions. The concept of quasi-empiricism is often linked ... More