New Essays on the Explanation of Action
Palgrave Macmillan, Jan 15, 2009 - Philosophy - 448 pages
A solid cast of contributors present the first collection of essays on the Philosophy of Action.
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What Must Actions Be for Reasons to Explain Them?
What Are Reasons for Action?
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agency agent Anscombe answer Aquinas argue Aristotle attitudes bear is chasing behaviour beliefs and desires Bernard Williams bodily movements Cambridge causal explanation causalist cause character claim con-reason concept context course Dancy Davidson described distinction Donald Davidson evaluation example explain action explanation of action expression of intention false favour Ginet goal human action Hume Humean instance intentional action interpretation Jonathan Dancy Joseph Raz kind logical space means mental metaphysical moral Moral Luck motivating reason move Nagel natural non-cognitivism non-cognitivist non-intentional normative reasons notion object one's ontology particular performed person philosophy of action philosophy of mind physical possible pro-reason propositions psychological purpose question rational explanation reason for acting reason for running reason for V-ing reasons for action relation relevant role Sally seems sense side effect someone sort suggest suppose theory things thought tion true underlying facts understanding V-ed Wittgenstein