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Morality, luck and blame : a qualified defence of the morality system

Author: John Gerard Quilter; Macquarie University. Department of Philosophy.
Publisher: Australia : Macquarie University, 2009.
Dissertation: Thesis (Ph. D.)--Macquarie University, Division of Society, Culture, Media and Philosophy, Dept. of Philosophy, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Thesis/dissertation : Thesis/dissertation : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Genre/Form: Thesis PhD
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Thomas Nagel; Bernard Williams; Thomas Nagel; Bernard Williams
Material Type: Thesis/dissertation, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: John Gerard Quilter; Macquarie University. Department of Philosophy.
OCLC Number: 585913042
Notes: Typescript.
Description: iii, 358 pages, bound ; 30 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Problems of moral responsibility and Nagel's moral luck arguments --
3. The shape of the debate about Nagelian moral luck: reality and paradox, principle and interpretation --
4. The anti-luck view --
5. Nagel's argument for his control/luck distinction --
6. Replies to Nagel (I): conceptual autonomy, strict liability and philosophical problems --
7. Replies to Nagel II: the excuses argument --
8. Basic analyses of luck --
9. Luck as what is beyond agent control --
10. Luck, blame and agency.
Responsibility: John Gerard Quilter.

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