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Jonathan Dancy: Instrumental Reasoning

When:We 13-09-2017 15:15 - 17:00
Where:Room Omega

Lecture by Jonathan Dancy (University of Texas at Austin) organized by the Department of Ethics, Social and Policital Philosophy

I consider the strengths and weaknesses of John Broome’s recent account of practical reasoning as instrumental reasoning, and outline more flexible alternative accounts, both of instrumental reasoning and of practical reasoning more generally, which supposedly cover the ground rather better.