What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
EVENTS AS ABSTRACT ENTITIES
PROBLEMS TO BE RESOLVED
14 other sections not shown
accepts action of S's acts intentionally affairs agent agent-causation analysis brings about f by"-relation causal contribution causally to f cause Chapter Chisholm claim clause compatibilism compatibilists concept of intention concerning constitutes contrib contributes causally relative course definiendum definiens definition determinate events direct action directly effectuates directly relative discussion distinct entails event f event internal exem f actively relative f directly f may occur fact finely-grained freely j brings G.H. von Wright given Goldman hence human action identical implies indirectly individual thing instance intends intentional action intentional omission intentionally brings intentionally omits involves Jones kill Smith later libertarian morally responsible Necessarily objection ontology order that f perhaps person philosophers problem property or relation proposed propositions rela seems sense Smith's arm rises sort sufficient causal condition suppose synthetically relative Taylor theory of action theory of events tion tive true utes causally relative