Although the study of reasons plays an important role in both epistemology and moral philosophy, little attention has been devoted to the question of how, exactly, reasons interact to support the actions or conclusions they do. In this book, John F. Horty attempts to answer this question by providing a precise, concrete account of reasons and their interaction, based on the logic of default reasoning. The book begins with an intuitive, accessible introduction to default logic itself, and then argues that this logic can be ...

Reasons as Defaults 2014, Oxford University Press Inc, New York

ISBN-13: 9780199396443

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Reasons as Defaults 2012, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199744077

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