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Act and agent; an essay in philosophical anthropology.

Author: Douglas Browning
Publisher: [Coral Gables, Fla.], [University of Miami Press], [1964]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Browning, Douglas, 1929-
Act and agent.
[Coral Gables, Fla., University of Miami Press, 1964]
(OCoLC)613067203
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Browning
OCLC Number: 1414696
Description: vii, 134 pages 24 cm
Contents: The nature of the act --
The moral act --
The structure of choice --
The concept of the agent --
The agent as locus of the human: individuality --
The agent as locus of the human: morality --
The agent as locus of the human: culture --
The agent as aspect of the self --
The hiddenness of the agent --
The problem of metaphysical foundations --
Agency and opacity --
Conclusion: towards a general anthropology.

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