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VIDEO: Anselm Mueller, “Is Practical Truth a Chimera? Questions for Anscombe”

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Anselm Mueller, Trier University gave this keynote “Is Practical Truth a Chimera? Questions for Anscombe”at the workshop Practical Truth: Reflections on the Aristotelian Tradition, April 21-22, 2017. In a number of papers, Anscombe raises…

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VIDEO: Stephen Brock, “Thomas Aquinas, the Bearer of Practical Truth, and the Rationality of Action”

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Stephen Brock, Holy Cross University – “Thomas Aquinas, the Bearer of Practical Truth, and the Rationality of Action” at the workshop Practical Truth: Reflections on the Aristotelian Tradition, April 21-22, 2017. Interpreters of what Aristotle calls practical…

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Artículo: La fiabilidad teórica del determinismo. Un examen desde la propuesta de Mariano Artigas

Resumen: El presente artículo tiene dos finalidades. La primera es demostrar que la teoría del determinismo, que pretende fundarse en los principios de las ciencias experimentales, no puede ser considerada como una explicación compatible con tales ciencias. Para ello, utilizamos … Seguir leyendo

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Compatibilism, Non-Reductive Physicalism, and the Principle of Alternate Possibilities

I’m working on another paper about Harry Frankfurt’s thought. The paper is on Frankfurt’s counterexample to refute the Principle of Alternate Possibilities (PAP). I will analyze the Frankfurtian strategy confronting it with the Non-Reductive Physicalist account about mind. The goal is to show … Seguir leyendo

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Some recent tweets on Free Will, Moral Responsibility and Determinism (Jun-Sep. 2016)

Carolina Sartorio, #Causation and #FreeWill https://t.co/zEDRF8LmRD #Philosophy Reviewed by Christopher Evan Franklin — George Shiber (@GeorgeShiber) September 27, 2016 Frankfurt-Style Counterexamples and the Importance of Alternative Possibilities https://t.co/VyIaiKkUS9 #freewill — Martin Montoya (@MartinMontoya__) September 24, 2016 The Dark Side of … Seguir leyendo

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The Self-love Practical Constitution of the Person.

I’m working on another paper on Harry Frankfurt’s ideas of love: The Self-love Practical Constitution of the Person. The first aim of my paper is to describe the characteristics of Harry Frankfurt’s account of the self-love practical constitution of the person. The … Seguir leyendo

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Paper: Love, Identification and Equality: Rational Problems in Harry Frankfurt’s Concept of Person

Abstract: Harry Frankfurt has published On Inequality, but this is not the first time he has written about this subject. Frankfurt already criticized a rationalistic notion of equality on other occasions (Frankfurt, 1987 & 1997). In these works he says a … Seguir leyendo

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