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Action, ethics, and responsibility /
edited by Joseph Keim Campbell, Michael O'Rourke, and Harry S. Silverstein.
imprint
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2010.
description
vi, 307 p.
ISBN
0262014734 (hardcover : alk. paper), 0262514842 (pbk. : alk. paper), 9780262014731 (hardcover : alk. paper), 9780262514842 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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imprint
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2010.
isbn
0262014734 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0262514842 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780262014731 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780262514842 (pbk. : alk. paper)
contents note
Action, ethics, and responsibility : a framework / Joseph Keim Campbell, Michael O'Rourke, and Harry Silverstein -- A reappraisal of the doctrine of doing and allowing / David Cham -- Killing John to save Mary : a defense of the moral distinction between killing and letting die / Helen Frowe -- Making up one's mind / Randolphe Clarke -- Conscious intentions / Alfred Mele -- John Locke's compatibilism : suspension of desire or suspension of determinism? / Charles Wolfe -- The fall of the mind argument and some lessons about freedom / E.J. Coffman and Donald Smith -- Selective hard compatibilism / Paul Russell -- Manipulation and guidance control : a reply to Long / John Martin Fischer -- Free will : some bad news / Saul Smilansky -- Responsibility and practical reason / George Sher -- The metaphysics of collective agency / Todd Jones -- Moral judgment and volitional incapacity / Antti Kauppinen -- "So sick he deserves it" : desert, dangerousness, and character in the context of capital sentencing / Robert Schopp -- Types of terror bombing and shifting responsibility / Frances Kamm.
general note
"A Bradford book."
"The essays in this volume derive from presentations given at the ninth annual Inland Northwest Philosophy Conference (INPC), held March 31-April 2, 2006 in Pullman, Washington and Moscow, Idaho"--Acknowledgments.
catalogue key
7340207
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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