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Introduction

George Sher

in In Praise of Blame

Published in print December 2005 | ISBN: 9780195187427
Published online September 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199786596 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195187423.003.0001
 Introduction

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This chapter sets the stage for a discussion of blame by asking how a world that did not contain it would differ from our world. The chapter poses the problems that the remainder of the book attempts to resolve and outlines the arguments of the chapters to come.

Keywords: Strawson; Hume; Pereboom; blame; blameworthy; act; agent

Chapter.  5329 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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