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Essays on actions and events

Author: Donald Davidson
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. edView all editions and formats
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Discusses topics such as: freedom to act; weakness of the will; the logical form of talk about actions, intentions, and causality; the logic of practical reasoning; Hume's theory of the indirect  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Davidson
ISBN: 0199246262 9780199246267 0199246270 9780199246274
OCLC Number: 186405997
Notes: Originally published: 1980.
Description: xxi, 324 s
Contents: 1. ACTIONS, REASONS, AND CAUSES (1963) ; 6. THE LOGICAL FORM OF ACTION SENTENCES (1967) ; 11. MENTAL EVENTS (1970)
Responsibility: Donald Davidson.

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