Kinds of Reasons: An Essay in the Philosophy of Action

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Understanding human beings and their distinctive rational and volitional capacities is one of the central tasks of philosophy. The task requires a clear account of such things as reasons, desires, emotions and motives, and of how they combine to produce and explain human behaviour. In Kinds of Reasons, Maria Alvarez offers a fresh and incisive treatment of these issues, focusing in particular on reasons as they feature in contexts of agency. Her account builds on some important recent work in the area; but she takes her ...

Kinds of Reasons: An Essay in the Philosophy of Action 2013, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199680580

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Kinds of Reasons: An Essay in the Philosophy of Action 2010, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199550005

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