Irrationality

Irrationality : An Essay on Akrasia, Self-deception and Self-control

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Although much human action serves as proof that irrational behaviour is remarkably common, certain forms of irrationality - most incontinent action and self-deception - pose such difficult problems that philosophers have rejected them as logically or psychologically impossible. Here, Alfred Mele shows that incontinent action and self deception are indeed possible. Philosophers; psychologists.show more

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  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 142.24 x 215.9 x 22.86mm | 439.98g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • 0195043219
  • 9780195043211

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