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Actions, reasons, and reason

Marco Iorio 1965- editor.; Ralf Stoecker editor.

2015

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  • Title:
    Actions, reasons, and reason
  • Author: Marco Iorio 1965- editor.; Ralf Stoecker editor.
  • Description: Table of Contents; Introduction; A Desirer's Reason; Explaining Actions by Reasons; How to Improve On Bittner's Proposal; Reasons, Reason-Giving and Explanation; How Much Can We Say about Practical Judgement?; A Modest Defense of Regret; Of Ducks and Men; Reasons for Bare Respect; Pacifism and Moral Judgment; The Metaphysical Need and the Utopian Impulse; Reasonable Movies for Reasonable Agents; Performing on the Media Stage; Index
    Through the whole history of mankind philosophers have taken pride in being reasonable agents. Rüdiger Bittner, one of the internationally most renowned German philosophers and winner of the Gottlob Frege award 2011, has developed a surprisingly different picture: We are much more part than master of the universe. The volume discusses this challenging view from various angles of practical philosophy including the aesthetics of film and theater.
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Publisher: Berlin, Germany : De Gruyter
  • Format: 1 online resource (190 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 3-11-034630-3;ISBN 3-11-038454-X
  • Subjects: Bittner, Rüdiger, 1945-; Act (Philosophy); Ethics; Reason; Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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