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Causing actions

Author: Paul M Pietroski
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprView all editions and formats
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Presents a philosophical theory of actions and their mental causes. This work also argues that thoughts and deeds are in fact distinct from, though dependent on, underlying biochemical processes  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul M Pietroski
ISBN: 0199252769 9780199252763
OCLC Number: 316045418
Description: VIII, 274 Seiten : Diagramme
Contents: Introduction; 1. Actions as Inner Causes; 2. Fregean Innocence; 3. From Explanation to Causation; 4. Other Things Being Equal; 5. Personal Dualism; 6. Modal Concerns; 7. Natural Causes; Appendix: The Semantic Wages of Neuralism; References, Index
Responsibility: Paul M. Pietroski.

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