Doing Things for Reasons

Hardcover | June 15, 2001

byRudiger Bittner

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What exactly are the reasons we do things, and how are they related to the resulting actions? Bittner explores this question and proposes an answer: a reason is a response to that state of affairs. Elegantly written, this work is a substantial contribution to the fields of rationality, ethics,and action theory.

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What exactly are the reasons we do things, and how are they related to the resulting actions? Bittner explores this question and proposes an answer: a reason is a response to that state of affairs. Elegantly written, this work is a substantial contribution to the fields of rationality, ethics,and action theory.

Rudiger Bittner is at University of Bielefeld.

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Format:HardcoverPublished:June 15, 2001Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195143647

ISBN - 13:9780195143645

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"...an important contribution to the theory of practical reason." -- The Review of Metaphysics