18Mary Midgley: Philosopher of Human Nature and ImaginationPhilCul 5 (1): 388-404. 2020.The paper provides a brief introduction to Midgley's person and work, and an overview of The Biscuit Tin memorial event-series in honor of Midgley.
46Agents in movementKagaku Tetsugaku 143 61-83. 2019.The paper discusses the category of one of the most fundamental expressions of agency, those movements of agents that are actions. There have been three dominant views of action since the 1960s: 1. the Causal Theory of Action, 2. the Tryings/Willings view, and 3. Agent Causation. These views claim that actions are: 1. events of bodily movements which have the right causes; 2. specific types of mental events causing events of bodily movements; 3. instances of the causal relationship between agent…Read more
19Kieran Setiya: Practical Knowledge: New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. Hardcover £56/74$. 308 pagesEthical Theory and Moral Practice 21 (4): 1019-1020. 2018.Review of Setiya's collection of essays titled Practical Knowledge
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