Derek Parfit

in Reasons and Persons

Published in print January 1986 | ISBN: 9780198249085
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191598173 | DOI:

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Seeks to reduce the distance between Common‐Sense Morality and Consequentialism. Acts, dispositions, motives are also discussed.

Keywords: act; consequentialism; disposition; moral theory; motive; self‐defeating

Chapter.  1846 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy

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