Reasoning Practically by Edna Ullmann-MargalitReasoning Practically by Edna Ullmann-Margalit

Reasoning Practically

EditorEdna Ullmann-Margalit

Hardcover | January 15, 2000

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Reasoning Practically deals with a classical philosophical topic, the link between thought and action--how we think about what we do or ought to do, and how we move from thinking to doing. The essays by such renowned contributors as Donald Davidson, Barry Stroud, Cass R. Sunstein, SeylaBenhabib, and Gerald Dworkin, cover a range of issues raised when we link reason and practice. This collection connects state-of-the-art philosophical work with concrete issues in social life and political practice, making it of interest not only to philosophers, but to political theorists, legalscholars, and any researcher interested in the practical application of reason.
Edna Ullmann-Margalit is at Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
Title:Reasoning PracticallyFormat:HardcoverPublished:January 15, 2000Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195125517

ISBN - 13:9780195125511

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Table of Contents

1. Donald Davidson: Objectivity and Practical Reason2. Barry Stroud: Practical Reasoning3. Ariela Lazar: Akrasia and the Principle of Continence4. David Heyd: When Practical Reason Plays Dice5. Edna Ullmann-Margalit: On Not Wanting To Know6. Marcia Cavell: Ordering Selves7. Cass R. Sunstein: Practical Reason and Incompletely Theorized Agreements8. Samuel Scheffler: Relationships and Responsibilities9. Yael Tamir: Tell Me Who Your Friends Are and I'll Tell You What You Owe Them10. Janet Radcliffe Richards: Discrimination11. Seyla Benhabib: The Phantom Public Sphere12. Gerald Dworkin: Morally Speaking