Oxford University Press (2014)

Neil Levy
Oxford University
Neil Levy presents a new theory of freedom and responsibility. He defends a particular account of consciousness--the global workspace view--and argues that consciousness plays an especially important role in action. There are good reasons to think that the naïve assumption, that consciousness is needed for moral responsibility, is in fact true
Keywords Consciousness  Responsibility
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Call number BD418.3.L49 2014
ISBN(s) 9780198704638   0198704631
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