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Fallible A Priori Justification

Albert Casullo

in A Priori Justification

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
May 2006
ISBN:
9780195115055
eISBN:
9780199786190
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195115058.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter articulates the requirements of fallible a priori justification. It distinguishes two senses of fallibility: c-fallibility, justification that does not guarantee truth; and ... More


Credit scoring

Tony Van Gestel and Bart Baesens

in Credit Risk Management: Basic Concepts: Financial Risk Components, Rating Analysis, Models, Economic and Regulatory Capital

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199545117
eISBN:
9780191720147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199545117.003.0002
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Finance

This chapter provides an introduction to credit scoring. The chapter is organized as follows. Section 2.2 discusses the use of scores during different stages of the customer cycle, while section 2.3 ... More


Cognitive-Emotional Change

Sharon B. Berlin

in Clinical Social Work Practice: A Cognitive-Integrative Perspective

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195110371
eISBN:
9780199865680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195110371.003.0011
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

The last two chapters focused on creating change by bringing new information—feedback from different actions and from shifts in environmental circumstances—into the memory system. This chapter ... More


Knowing God's Will

David Baggett and Jerry L. Walls

in Good God: The Theistic Foundations of Morality

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199751808
eISBN:
9780199894840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199751808.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter answers various epistemic challenges to divine command theory, and extends the moral argument by offering a few epistemic variants of it; in the process it also stresses that divine ... More


Too Much Morality

Stephen Finlay

in Morality and Self-Interest

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195305845
eISBN:
9780199851539
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305845.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

A morality is fundamentally a social phenomenon: a normative code qualifies as a morality in this formal sense just in case it is a code that some society or social group expects (demands) people ... More


Free and Creator of the Universe

Richard Swinburne

in The Coherence of Theism

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198240709
eISBN:
9780191598586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198240708.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

Explanation is of two kinds—personal (in terms of persons, their intentions, capacities, and beliefs) and scientific (in terms of laws of nature and initial conditions). In explaining things in terms ... More


Omnipotent

Richard Swinburne

in The Coherence of Theism

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198240709
eISBN:
9780191598586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198240708.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

A person P is omnipotent at a time t if and only if he is able to bring about any logically contingent state of affairs x after t, the descriptions of which does not entail that P did not bring x ... More


Interpreting Limits

Katharine G. Young

in Constituting Economic and Social Rights

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199641932
eISBN:
9780191746086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641932.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter considers how the application of economic and social rights may be limited according to the same legal apparatus that establishes them. A six-part presentation of the varying modes of ... More


Judicial Review, Legislative Override, and Democracy

JEFFREY GOLDSWORTHY

in Protecting Human Rights: Instruments and Institutions

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199264063
eISBN:
9780191718304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264063.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

In a well-known defence of the Canadian Charter, Peter Hogg and Alison Bushell characterize the Charter as setting up a ‘dialogue’ between the legislature and the courts. Hogg and Bushell claim that ... More


Defaults in Morphological Theory

Nikolas Gisborne and Andrew Hippisley (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198712329
eISBN:
9780191780882
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198712329.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

Default-based analyses of linguistic data are most prevalent in morphological descriptions because morphology is pervaded by idiosyncrasy and irregularity, and defaults allow for a representation of ... More


Exempt Information: General Issues and Public Interest Override

Sudhir Naib

in The Right to Information Act 2005: A Handbook

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198067474
eISBN:
9780199081226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198067474.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter looks at some general points that need to be considered while the exemptions for disclosure are being applied. The sections where these exemptions are located are identified in the ... More


The Woolf Reforms: A Singular Event or an Ongoing Process?

Anthony Clarke

in The Civil Procedure Rules Ten Years On

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199576883
eISBN:
9780191702228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199576883.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter focuses on a concrete change which Woolf's reforms have made to English civil justice and procedural reform. Woolf intended to bring about a reduction in complexity, cost, and delay ... More


What is the Meaning of CPR r 1.1(1)?

Déirdre Dwyer

in The Civil Procedure Rules Ten Years On

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199576883
eISBN:
9780191702228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199576883.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter explores the meaning of r 1.1(1) of the Civil Procedure Rules (CPR). This rule states simply that, ‘These Rules are a new procedural code with the overriding objective of enabling the ... More


God and Moral Obligations

C. Stephen Evans

in God and Moral Obligation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199696680
eISBN:
9780191744266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696680.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion, Theology

This chapter argues that moral obligations are experienced as having a number of distinguishing characteristics, which collectively are described as the “Anscombe intuition,” since they are ... More


Overcoming Miserly Processing: Detection, Override, and Mindware

Keith E. Stanovich, Richard F. West, and Maggie E. Toplak

in The Rationality Quotient: Toward a Test of Rational Thinking

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262034845
eISBN:
9780262336819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034845.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter unpacks the logic of heuristics and biases tasks in terms of the tripartite model of mind developed in Chapter 2. There are three requirements for success on tasks. First, the necessity ... More


Fear of Meaninglessness

John Kekes

in Human Predicaments: And What to Do about Them

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780226359458
eISBN:
9780226359595
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226359595.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, General

The object of fear is the loss of the meaning of life. It threatens if our evaluative framework is called into question. This chapter is about the prudent strategy for coping with this fear. A ... More


The Danger of Innocence

John Kekes

in Human Predicaments: And What to Do about Them

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780226359458
eISBN:
9780226359595
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226359595.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, General

An unavoidable problem in our evaluative framework is the conflict between the ideal of a simple life in which we live as we think we should and the need to understand that the complexities of life ... More


Knowledge versus Truth

John Gibbons

in The Norm of Belief

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199673391
eISBN:
9780191751684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673391.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Part IV is an attempt to make my version of subjectivism work. One thing we need to do is to replace the teleological picture that sees rationality as a means to our more objective doxastic aims. We ... More


The emergence of linguistic signs

Denis Bouchard

in The Nature and Origin of Language

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199681624
eISBN:
9780191761584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199681624.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

The representational capacities of Offline Brain Systems make it possible for the very different substances of signs to be represented in the brain in a similar way, which enables them to be linked ... More


Dialogue with Petitioners and Human Rights Organizations

David Scharia

in Judicial Review of National Security

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199393367
eISBN:
9780199393398
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199393367.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The Israeli Supreme Court conducts a dialogue via its judgments on national securityas well with petitioners and the human rights organizations (NGOs) representing them. This chapter is dedicated to ... More


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