Realism, Relativism, Adverbialism: How Different are they? Comments on Mazviita Chirimuuta's Outside Color

Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 95 (1):236-243 (2017)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

Mazviita Chirimuuta proposes a new “adverbialist” ontology of color. I argue that ontological disputes in the philosophy of color are uniformly terminological. Chirimuuta's proposal too is a terminological variant on others, though it has some hortatory value in directing attention to aspects of color science that have hitherto been neglected. On a side note, I also take issue with Chirimuuta's laudatory take on early modern theories of color.

Author's Profile

Mohan Matthen
University of Toronto, Mississauga

Analytics

Added to PP
2016-11-14

Downloads
247 (#35,426)

6 months
65 (#18,395)

Historical graph of downloads since first upload
This graph includes both downloads from PhilArchive and clicks on external links on PhilPapers.
How can I increase my downloads?