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The Resource Freedom and Responsibility

Freedom and Responsibility

Label
Freedom and Responsibility
Title
Freedom and Responsibility
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Can we reconcile the idea that we are free and responsible agents with the idea that what we do is determined according to natural laws? For centuries, philosophers have tried in different ways to show that we can. Hilary Bok takes a fresh approach here, as she seeks to show that the two ideas are compatible by drawing on the distinction between practical and theoretical reasoning. Bok argues that when we engage in practical reasoning--the kind that involves asking "what should I do?" and sifting through alternatives to find the most justifiable course of action--we have reason to hold ourselve
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bok, Hilary
Dewey number
  • 123/.5
  • 191
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1461.B64 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Free will and determinism
  • Responsibility
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Free will and determinism
  • Responsibility
Label
Freedom and Responsibility
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
Control code
700688461
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (232 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400822737
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttkjnq
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700688461
Label
Freedom and Responsibility
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
Control code
700688461
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (232 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400822737
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttkjnq
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700688461

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