Philosophical Studies 173 (5):1179-1190 (2016)

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Christina H. Dietz
Australian Catholic University
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In this paper, I revisit the Davidsonian thesis that all reasons are causes. Drawing on a better taxonomy of reasons than the one Davidson provides, I argue that this thesis is either indefensible or uninteresting
Keywords Reasons  Action  Causes  Explanation
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Knowledge and its Limits.Timothy Williamson - 2000 - Oxford University Press.
Actions, Reasons, and Causes.Donald Davidson - 1963 - Journal of Philosophy 60 (23):685.
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