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Manifest activity : Thomas Reid's theory of action

Author: Gideon Yaffe
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thomas Reid is one of the most important philosophers of the 18th century. 'Manifest Activity' presents and critically examines Reid's doctrines about the model of human power, the will, our  Read more...

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Named Person: Thomas Reid; Thomas (Philosoph) Reid; Thomas Reid; Thomas Reid
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gideon Yaffe
ISBN: 019926855X 9780199268559
OCLC Number: 55015283
Description: viii, 167 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: From power to mind: an argument from the power to exert --
From power to mind: an argument from the power to do otherwise --
From change to power --
From end-directedness to power --
The influence of motives: the push of power? --
The influence of motives: the push of law? --
Conclusion: Agent causation and the regress of effort.
Responsibility: Gideon Yaffe.
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Thomas Reid is widely regarded as having made important contributions to philosophy in three broad areas-the philosophy of perception, epistemology, and the theory of human action. Of Reid's Read more...

 
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