Facing the Future

Facing the Future : Agents and Choices in Our Indeterminist World

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In this elucidating work, the authors attempt to construct a logical analysis of human actions, focusing on those actions based on choice. Using their examination of "seeing to it that," they investigate a large number of topics, including imperatives, deontic logic, strategies, determinism, and promising assertion. One of the work's provocative conclusions is that one, actual future does not exist; instead, all possible futures are on par with one
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Product details

  • Hardback | 520 pages
  • 165 x 242 x 33mm | 888g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • New
  • 39 line illus
  • 0195138783
  • 9780195138788
  • 2,785,457

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