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Action and responsibility

Print Book, English, 1980
Applied Philosophy Program, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio, 1980
vi, 149 pages ; 24 cm.
9780935756029, 9780935756036, 0935756027, 0935756035
Philosophical action theory and the foundation of motivational psychology / Myles Brand
The role of intention in motivational psychology: comments on Brand / Jeagwon Kim
A brief reply to Kim / Myles Brand
The incompatibility of responsibility and determinism / Peter von Inwagen
The irrelevance of morality to freedom / Bernard Berofsky
Occurrent and standing wants / Bruce Vermazen
Wayward causal chains / Lawrence H. Davis
On Prichard revisited: comments on Davis' 'wayward causal chains' / Michael Robins
Motives and intentions / Monroe Beardsley
The doing of thinking: intending and willing / Hector-Neri Castañeda
Taking full responsibility for causing patients to die / Bart Gruzalski
Causing death and allowing to starve / Bonnie Steinbock
Moral prohibitions and consent / Dan W. Brock. After 'mental illness' what? a philosophical endorsement of statutory reform / Edmund Byrne
Some implications of the assumptions behind federal policy / Lowell Yarusso
Corporate moral agency: the case for anthropological bigotry / John R. Danley