Oxford Studies in Agency Responsibility

Arpaly, Nomy, and Schroeder, Timothy. (2012). “Deliberation and Acting for Reasons.” Philosophical Review 121: 209–39. Arpaly, Nomy, and Schroeder, Timothy. (2014). In Praise of Desire (New York: Oxford University Press). Bell, Jeff.

Oxford Studies in Agency   Responsibility

Oxford Studies in Agency and Responsibility is a forum for outstanding new work in an area of vigorous and broad-ranging debate in philosophy and beyond. What is involved in human action? Can philosophy and science illuminate debate about free will? How should we answer questions about responsibility for action?

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Schroeder's Department Store
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: AJ Schroeder and Theresa Kronforst
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-04 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

With financial help from his father, Peter Joseph Schroeder, Peter Schroeder opened a small dry goods business in 1891 at the southeast corner of Eighteenth and Washington Streets in the B. Mayer Building. Over the next five years, his brothers Joseph, John, and Frank joined the operation. In 1899, business
Unprincipled Virtue
Language: en
Pages: 203
Authors: Nomy Arpaly
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-09-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Conventional thinking about the mind, dating back to Aristotle envisions the emotions as being directed and determined by rational thought. The author argues that the conventional picture of rationality is fundamentally false and has little to do with how real human beings actually behave.
Oxford Studies in Agency & Responsibility
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: David Shoemaker
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-10 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Oxford Studies in Agency and Responsibility is a forum for outstanding new work in an area of vigorous and broad-ranging debate in philosophy and beyond. What is involved in human action? Can philosophy and science illuminate debate about free will? How should we answer questions about responsibility for action?
Three Faces of Desire
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Timothy Schroeder
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-08-12 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

Desires lead to actions, influence feelings, and determine what counts as a reward. Recent empirical evidence shows that these three aspects of desire stem from a common biological origin. The author reveals this common foundation and builds a striking new philosophical theory of desire that puts desire's neglected face-reward-at its
Pleasure in Ancient Greek Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: David Wolfsdorf
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Key Themes in Ancient Philosophy series provides concise books, written by major scholars and accessible to non-specialists, on important themes in ancient philosophy that remain of philosophical interest today. In this volume Professor Wolfsdorf undertakes the first exploration of ancient Greek philosophical conceptions of pleasure in relation to contemporary