Structures of Agency : Essays: Essays (Google eBook)

Front Cover
Oxford University Press, Dec 11, 2006 - Philosophy - 336 pages
1 Review
This is a collection of published and unpublished essays by distinguished philosopher Michael E. Bratman of Stanford University. They revolve around his influential theory, know as the "planning theory of intention and agency." Bratman's primary concern is with what he calls "strong" forms of human agency--including forms of human agency that are the target of our talk about self-determination, self-government, and autonomy. These essays are unified and cohesive in theme, and will be of interest to philosophers in ethics and metaphysics.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

1 Introduction
3
Planning Temporally Extended Agency and SelfGovernance
19
Extending the Theory
255

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information