The Resource Weakness of the Will

Weakness of the Will

Label
Weakness of the Will
Title
Weakness of the Will
Title variation
Problems of Philosophy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Why do people sometimes deliberately take the worst course of action? This book examines the theories of weak will put forward by Plato, Aristotle and the Stoics. It also argues for a new approach to the problem of irrationality
Cataloging source
XFH
Dewey number
128/.3
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BJ1461 .G67 1990eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
The Problems of philosophy Weakness of the will
Label
Weakness of the Will
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Explanations and Acknowledgments; Introduction; The Protagoras; The Plausibility of Socrates; Aristotle; How Socratic is Aristotle?; The Stoics; Aquinas and Others; The Post-Medievals; What is the Problem?; Akrasia and Irrationality; Passionate Akrasia; Moral Weakness; Willing, Trying and Wanting; Varieties of Weakness; Epilogue; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn994475392
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (232 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415034357
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35493665
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)994475392
  • pebcs0203405234

Library Locations

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