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Life and action elementary structures of practice and practical thought

Michael Thompson 1959-

2008

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  • Title:
    Life and action elementary structures of practice and practical thought
  • Author: Michael Thompson 1959-
  • Description: Part I: The representation of life -- Can life be given a real definition? -- The representation of the living individual -- The representation of the life-form itself -- Part II: Naive action theory -- Types of practical explanation -- Naive explanation of action -- Action and time -- Part III: Practical generality -- Two tendencies in practical philosophy -- Practices and dispositions as sources of the goodness of individual actions -- Practice and disposition as sources of individual action.
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press
  • Format: 1 online resource (232 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 0-674-03396-5
  • Subjects: Ethics; Conduct of life; Life; Agent (Philosophy); Act (Philosophy); Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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