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Practical Reason and Norms
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Joseph Raz
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-09-09 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Practical Reason and Norms focuses on three problems: In what way are rules normative, and how do they differ from ordinary reasons? What makes normative systems systematic? What distinguishes legal systems, and in what consists their normativity? All three questions are answered by taking reasons as the basic normative concept,
Reasons and Intentions in Law and Practical Agency
Language: en
Authors: George Pavlakos, Veronica Rodriguez-Blanco
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-05 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This collection of new essays explores in depth how and why we act when we follow practical standards, particularly in connection with the authority of legal texts and lawmakers. The essays focus on the interplay of intentions and practical reasons, engaging incisive arguments to demonstrate both the close connection between
Legal Directives and Practical Reasons
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Noam Gur
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This book takes up a central question in jurisprudence: What difference can law make to normative reasons relevant to our actions? Following a critical examination of two competing models, an exclusionary model and a weighing model, Gur proposes a third way that aims to capture the strengths of both of
A Non-Instrumentalist Approach to Collective Intentionality, Practical Reason, and the Self
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Juliette Gloor
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-19 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

Juliette Gloors Monographie fragt aus hauptsächlich analytischer Perspektive und unter spezieller Berücksichtigung der einschlägigen anglo-amerikanischen Debatten, was es bedeutet, Gründe und andere intentionale Einstellungen zu teilen. Die Leitfrage der Untersuchung lautet, inwiefern Moral und damit Selbstbewusstsein als Bedingungen der Möglichkeit solchen Teilens begriffen werden können. Die Dissertation ist ein Beitrag
Reason and Value
Language: en
Pages: 429
Authors: R. Jay Wallace
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

Reason and Value collects 15 new papers by leading contemporary philosophers on themes from the work of Joseph Raz. Raz has made major contributions in a wide range of areas, including jurisprudence, political philosophy, and the theory of practical reason; but all of his work displays a deep engagement with