Graduate studies at Western
In Michael Thompson (ed.), Life and Action. Harvard University Press (2008)
|Abstract||The question "Why?" that is deployed in these exchanges evidently bears the "special sense" Elizabeth Anscombe has linked to the concepts of intention and of a reason for action; it is the sort of question "Why?" that asks for what Donald Davidson later called a "rationalization".2 The special character of what is given, in each response, as formulating a reason ── a description, namely, of the agent as actually doing something, and, moreover, as..|
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Hugh McCann (1995). Intention and Motivational Strength. Journal of Philosophical Research 20:571-583.
Michael Thompson (2008). Life and Action: Elementary Structures of Practice and Practical Thought. Harvard University Press.
Pamela Hieronymi (2011). Reasons for Action. Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 111 (3pt3):407-427.
Alison Hills (2007). Practical Reason, Value and Action. Journal of Moral Philosophy 4 (3):375-392.
John Schwenkler (forthcoming). Essays on Anscombe's Intention, Ed. Ford, Hornsby, and Stoutland. [REVIEW] Journal of Moral Philosophy.
Mark Schroeder (2011). Ought, Agents, and Actions. Philosophical Review 120 (1):1 - 41.
Giuseppina D'Oro (2007). Two Dogmas of Contemporary Philosophy of Action. Journal of the Philosophy of History 1 (1):10-24.
Zheng Yujian (2006). Ex Ante Vs. Ex Post Rationalization of Action. The Proceedings of the Twenty-First World Congress of Philosophy 9:137-142.
Robert Audi (1993). Action, Intention, and Reason. Cornell University Press.
David-Hillel Ruben (2010). The Causal and Deliberative Strength of Reasons for Action. In J. Aguilar & A. Buckareff (eds.), Causing Human Action: New Perspectives on the Causal Theory of Action. Bradford.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads126 ( #4,926 of 722,946 )
Recent downloads (6 months)6 ( #14,866 of 722,946 )
How can I increase my downloads?