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  1. Facts, Values, and Norms: Essays Toward a Morality of Consequence.Peter Albert Railton - 2003 - New York: Cambridge University Press.
    In our everyday lives we struggle with the notions of why we do what we do and the need to assign values to our actions. Somehow, it seems possible through experience and life to gain knowledge and understanding of such matters. Yet once we start delving deeper into the concepts that underwrite these domains of thought and actions, we face a philosophical disappointment. In contrast to the world of facts, values and morality seem insecure, uncomfortably situated, easily influenced by illusion (...)
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    Homo Prospectus.Martin E. P. Seligman, Peter Albert Railton, Roy F. Baumeister & Chandra Sripada - 2016 - Oxford University Press.
    NINE Morality and Prospection -- TEN Prospection Gone Awry: Depression -- ELEVEN Creativity and Aging: What We Can Make With What We Have Left -- Afterword -- Author Index -- Subject Index.
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  3. Red, bitter, good.Peter Albert Railton - 1998 - In European Review of Philosophy, Volume 3: Response-Dependence. Stanford: CSLI Publications.
  4. Schmoozy introduction.Peter A. Railton - unknown
    If practical reason is concerned with thoughtful normative regulation of action, then theoretical reason might be seen as a matter of thoughtful normative regulation of belief. The conclusion of a piece of practical reasoning, we are told, is an act or intention to act; the conclusion of a piece of theoretical reasoning, by parallel, would be a belief or a belief-tendency. Because theoretical reason is understood to be responsive specifically to epistemic – not merely pragmatic – reasons for belief, the (...)
     
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  5. European Review of Philosophy, Volume 3: Response-Dependence.Peter A. Railton - 1998 - Stanford: CSLI Publications.
     
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    Toward a Unified Theory of Rationality in Belief, Desire, and Action, rev. Nov. 2010.Peter A. Railton - unknown
    Preliminary draft of November 2010—please do not circulate without permission.
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