The Power of Example

Philosophy 61 (235):5 - 29 (1986)

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Onora O'Neill
Cambridge University
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The examples of which he complained were trivial in either or both of two ways. Some were examples of the minor perplexities of life, such as returning library books or annoying the neighbours with one's music; some were examples described only in outline rather than in depth; and some examples were both minor and schematic
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DOI 10.1017/S0031819100019537
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