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 ECOLOGICAL NATURALISM

Lorraine Code

in Ecological Thinking: The Politics of Epistemic Location

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195159431
eISBN:
9780199786411
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195159438.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

Starting with a critical reading of the promise of Quinean naturalized epistemology for feminist and other post-colonial theories of knowledge, this chapter instead proposes an ecological naturalism ... More


Analyticity within the Limits of Cognition Alone

Robert Hanna

in Kant and the Foundations of Analytic Philosophy

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199272044
eISBN:
9780191699573
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199272044.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

The history of analytic philosophy from Gottlob Frege to Willard Van Orman Quine is the history of the rise and fall of the concept of analyticity, whose origins and parameters both lie in Immanuel ... More


Translation, reference, and truth

Graham Priest

in Beyond the Limits of Thought

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199254057
eISBN:
9780191698194
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199254057.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter discusses the contradictions in the limit of thoughts in theories which postulate that semantic correlates must be avoided in giving an account for meaning. It examines the views and ... More


Harvard and Oxford, 1946–1975

Bruce Kuklick

in A History of Philosophy in America: 1720-2000

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199260164
eISBN:
9780191597893
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199260168.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

From the end of World War II until the 1970s, professional philosophy was dominated by a form of speculation called ‘analytic philosophy’. This school of thought brought together the philosophical ... More


Soft Nominalism in Quine and the School of Dignāga

Edith Wyschogrod

in Crossover Queries: Dwelling with Negatives, Embodying Philosophy's Others

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823226061
eISBN:
9780823235148
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823226061.003.0032
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

Nominalists argue that everything that is must be particular. D. M. Armstrong contends, “Nominalists deny that there is any objective identity in things which are not ... More


Concluding Un-Quinean Postscript

Robert Hanna

in Kant and the Foundations of Analytic Philosophy

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199272044
eISBN:
9780191699573
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199272044.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

In the context of the book's discussion of Immanuel Kant's unargued assumption that pure mathematics is a priori, it forestalled fully answering a certain radical sceptic by making an appeal to the ... More


Kant and the Foundations of Analytic Philosophy

Robert Hanna

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199272044
eISBN:
9780191699573
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199272044.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

This book presents a fresh view of the Kantian and analytic traditions that have dominated continental European and Anglo-American philosophy over the last two centuries, and of the relation between ... More


Moore and Quine

P. F. Strawson

in Analysis and Metaphysics: An Introduction to Philosophy

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198751182
eISBN:
9780191695032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198751182.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, General, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter discusses the opinions of philosophers George Edward Moore and Willard Van Orman Quine on the issue of conceptual analysis. Moore considers most philosophical tasks and problems as ... More


Time and Nonbeing in Derrida and Quine

Edith Wyschogrod

in Crossover Queries: Dwelling with Negatives, Embodying Philosophy's Others

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823226061
eISBN:
9780823235148
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823226061.003.0029
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter argues that it can disclose a “common commensurating ground” deeper than the relativism and conventionalism that characterize both Willard Van Orman Quine's ... More


Introduction

Robert Hanna

in Kant and the Foundations of Analytic Philosophy

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199272044
eISBN:
9780191699573
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199272044.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

This book has two intimately intertwined topics. First, it is an interpretive study of Immanuel Kant's massive and seminal Critique of Pure Reason; but secondly and equally, it is a critical essay on ... More


Notes on the Methodology Debate in Contemporary Jurisprudence: Why Sociologists Might Be Interested

Dennis Patterson

in Law and Sociology

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199282548
eISBN:
9780191700200
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199282548.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter discusses the debate over the importance of conceptual content, apropos of the current situation, and makes the case that this debate should be of interest to legal sociologists. The ... More


Defending Principlism

Nathaniel Jason Goldberg

in Kantian Conceptual Geography

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780190215385
eISBN:
9780190215408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215385.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Chapter Six defends Subjective Principlism against its most important challenges. It does so by considering the history of and arguments against Subjective Principlism, and then demonstrating that ... More


Skeptical and Scientific “Post-philosophy”

Isabelle Thomas-Fogiel

in The Death of Philosophy: Reference and Self-reference in Contemporary Thought

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231147781
eISBN:
9780231519632
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231147781.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter examines the thesis of the death of philosophy by focusing on the most radical antiphilosophers, which it calls the “post-contemporary philosophers.” In particular, it analyzes the ideas ... More


The Significance of Syntheticity

Robert Hanna

in Kant and the Foundations of Analytic Philosophy

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199272044
eISBN:
9780191699573
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199272044.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

This chapter works out an interpretation of Immanuel Kant's theory of syntheticity. More precisely, it sketches the basics of Kant's theory of syntheticity in relation to Gottlob Frege's theory, and, ... More


Allegory Without Ideas

Angus J.S. Fletcher

in Thinking Allegory Otherwise

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804763806
eISBN:
9780804773508
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804763806.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter addresses the problem of thinking allegory otherwise and challenges the role of metaphysics in allegory by thinking about allegory without reference to ideas. It reconsiders the ... More


A defense of liberalism

John Hawthorne and David Manley

in The Reference Book

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199693672
eISBN:
9780191739002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693672.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter examines two general types of argument against ‘liberalism’-- the thesis that there are no interesting acquaintance constraints on reference or singular thought. The first argument ... More


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