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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 17 citing A Theory of Freedom: From the Psychology to the Politics of Agency. 

The Rise of the Unelected: Democracy and the New Separation of Powers

Frank Vibert - Political Science - 2007
Unelected bodies, such as independent central banks, economic regulators, risk managers and auditors have become a worldwide phenomenon. Democracies are increasingly turning to ...
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Supranational Citizenship

Lynn Dobson - Political Science - 2006 - 194 pages
Can we conceptualise a kind of citizenship that need not be of a nation-state, but might be of a variety of political frameworks? Bringing together political theory with ...
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Action and Responsibility

Andrew Sneddon - Philosophy - 2006 - 210 pages
What makes an event count as an action? Typical answers appeal to the way in which the event was produced: e.g., perhaps an arm movement is an action when caused by mental ...
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Conceptual Analysis and Philosophical Naturalism

David Braddon-Mitchell, Robert Nola - Philosophy - 2009 - 370 pages
A new program of philosophical analysis that reconciles a certain account of analysis with philosophical naturalism is applied to a range of philosophical issues.
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Made with Words: Hobbes on Language, Mind, and Politics

Philip Pettit - Philosophy - 2009 - 192 pages
Hobbes's extreme political views have commanded so much attention that they have eclipsed his work on language and mind, and on reasoning, personhood, and group formation. But ...
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Melancholic Freedom : Agency and the Spirit of Politics: Agency and the ...

David Kyuman Kim Director of the Center for the Comparative Study of Race and Ethnicity and Associate Professor of Religious Studies Connecticut College - Religion - 2007 - 208 pages
Why does agency -- the capacity to make choices and to act in the world -- matter to us? Why is it meaningful that our intentions have effects in the world, that they reflect ...
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