Centrality and Desire

J. C. B. Gosling

in Pleasure and Desire

Published in print September 1969 | ISBN: 9780198243397
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680670 | DOI:
Centrality and Desire

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This chapter discusses and distinguishes between and among several forms of centrality or primacy. There are two forms that bear on a certain question: a form that allows independence between what is primary and what is secondary, and a form that makes the existence of the primary cases a necessary condition of the existence of the secondary cases.

Keywords: centrality; primacy; independence; secondary

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Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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