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The Resource Irrationality : an essay on akrasia, self-deception, and self-control, Alfred R. Mele

Irrationality : an essay on akrasia, self-deception, and self-control, Alfred R. Mele

Label
Irrationality : an essay on akrasia, self-deception, and self-control
Title
Irrationality
Title remainder
an essay on akrasia, self-deception, and self-control
Statement of responsibility
Alfred R. Mele
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Related
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mele, Alfred R.
Dewey number
128/.4
Index
index present
LC call number
B824.2
LC item number
.M45 1992eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Irrationalism (Philosophy)
  • Act (Philosophy)
  • Self-deception
  • Self-control
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Act (Philosophy)
  • Irrationalism (Philosophy)
  • Self-control
  • Self-deception
Summary expansion
"Mele provides us with a host of helpful examples, including ones from the psychological literature, on which to test theories and hone intuitions, provides clear and insightful discussion of the various theories advanced in the philosophical literature, and has interesting positive accounts of his own to offer".--"Philosophy and Phenomenological Research". (Philosophy)
Label
Irrationality : an essay on akrasia, self-deception, and self-control, Alfred R. Mele
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Contents -- 1 Akratic Action58; Some Theoretical Difficulties -- 2 The Possibility of Strict Akratic Action58; Self45;Contradiction and Compulsion -- 3 Akratic Action58; Causes44; Reasons44; Intentions -- 4 Self45;Control and the Self45;Controlled Person -- 5 Self45;Control58; A Paradox -- 6 Strict Akratic Action58; A Paradox of Irrationality -- 7 Explaining Intentional Actions58; Reasons44; Intentions44; and Other Psychological Items -- 8 Akratic Belief -- 9 Self45;Deception58; The Paradox of Belief -- 10 Strategies of Self45;Deception and the Strategy Paradox -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- F -- G -- H -- I -- K -- M -- N -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- W -- Last Page
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62331574
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 183 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280526602
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62331574
Label
Irrationality : an essay on akrasia, self-deception, and self-control, Alfred R. Mele
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Contents -- 1 Akratic Action58; Some Theoretical Difficulties -- 2 The Possibility of Strict Akratic Action58; Self45;Contradiction and Compulsion -- 3 Akratic Action58; Causes44; Reasons44; Intentions -- 4 Self45;Control and the Self45;Controlled Person -- 5 Self45;Control58; A Paradox -- 6 Strict Akratic Action58; A Paradox of Irrationality -- 7 Explaining Intentional Actions58; Reasons44; Intentions44; and Other Psychological Items -- 8 Akratic Belief -- 9 Self45;Deception58; The Paradox of Belief -- 10 Strategies of Self45;Deception and the Strategy Paradox -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- F -- G -- H -- I -- K -- M -- N -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- W -- Last Page
Control code
62331574
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 183 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280526602
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62331574

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