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Ethics and practical reason

Author: Garrett Cullity; Berys Nigel Gaut
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thirteen essays, by leading contemporary moral philosophers, give a varied view of current work on ethics and practical reason. The three main perspectives on the topic are all represented, and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Conference proceedings
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Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Garrett Cullity; Berys Nigel Gaut
ISBN: 0198236468 9780198236467 0198236697 9780198236696
OCLC Number: 36977123
Notes: "The majority of essays in this volume were presented in earlier versions at the Ethics and Practical Reason Conference held by the Department of Moral Philosophy at the University of St. Andrews from 23 to 26 March 1995"--Acknowledgements.
Description: viii, 421 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Deciding how to decide / J. David Velleman --
On the hypothetical and non-hypothetical in reasoning about belief and action / Peter Railton --
Humean doubts about the practical justification of morality / James Dreier --
Practical theory / Garrett Cullity --
Moral judgement and reasons for action / Robert Audi --
The structure of practical resaon / Berys Gaut --
Practical reason divided : Aquinas and his critics / T.H. Irwin --
The normativity of instrumental reason / Christine M. Korsgaard --
Kantian rationalism : inescapability, authority, and supremacy / David O. Brink --
A theory of freedom and responsibility / Michael Smith --
Reason and responsibility / R. Jay Wallace --
Reasons and reason / John Skorupski --
The amoralist / Joseph Raz.
Responsibility: edited by Garrett Cullity and Berys Gaut.
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All of these essays are good ... The whole volume is well worth reading and rereading by anyone interested in practical reason and its relation to morality. David Schmidtz, Ethics This collection of Read more...

 
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