Philosophy - Book Chapters

Philosophy - Book Chapters

 

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  • Mintz-Woo, Kian (Routledge, 2022-07-29)
    First, with respect to our personal relationship to fossil fuels, this chapter introduces arguments about whether we should or even can address our own usage of fossil fuels. This involves determining whether offsetting ...
  • Satne, Glenda; Salice, Alessandro (Springer, 2020-06-24)
    One important application of theories of collective intentionality concerns the evolution of social understanding and even of human thinking (Tomasello M, A natural history of human thinking, Harvard University Press, ...
  • Mintz-Woo, Kian (Routledge, 2016-10-04)
    This chapter argues that, for decisions under risk, Simon Caney's rights-based approach overgeneralises and that rights-based theories structurally face similar problems. It makes a new moral case for probability discounting ...
  • Krueger, Joel; Salice, Alessandro (Routledge, 2021-06-01)
    This paper pursues two main aims. First, it distinguishes two kinds of improvisation: expert and inexpert. Expert improvisation is a (usually artistic) practice that the agent consciously sets as their goal and is evaluated ...
  • Mintz-Woo, Kian (Oxford University Press, 2021-04)
    This chapter introduces several distinctions relevant to what is called the “discounting problem”, since the issue is how (future) costs and benefits are discounted to make them comparable in present terms. The author ...

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