Faces of Intention: Selected Essays on Intention and Agency

Faces of Intention: Selected Essays on Intention and Agency


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521631310
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 01/13/1999
Series: Cambridge Studies in Philosophy Series
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: planning agents in a social world; Part I. Acceptance and Stability: 2. Practical reasoning and acceptance in a context; 3. Planning and temptation; 4. Toxin, temptation, and the stability of intention; Part II. Shared Agency: 5. Shared cooperative activity; 6. Shared intention; 7. Shared intention and mutual obligation; 8. I intend that we J; Part III. Responsibility and Identification: 9. Responsibility and planning; 10. Identification, decision, and treating as a reason; Part IV. Critical Studies: 11. Davidson's theory of intention; 12. Castañeda's theory of thought and action; 13. Cognitivism about practical reason; 14. Critical study of Korsgaard's The Sources of Normativity.

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