Reasons And Persons

Author: Derek Parfit
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191622443
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This book challenges, with several powerful arguments, some of our deepest beliefs about rationality, morality, and personal identity.

Reasons And Persons

Author: Derek Parfit
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191519847
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This book challenges, with several powerful arguments, some of our deepest beliefs about rationality, morality, and personal identity.

Reasons And Persons

Author: Derek Parfit
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198249085
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This book challenges, with several powerful arguments, some of our deepest beliefs about rationality, morality, and personal identity.

On What Matters

Author: Derek Parfit
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198778600
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On What Matters is already the most-discussed work in moral philosophy: its publication is likely to establish it as a modern classic which everyone working on moral philosophy will have to read, and which many others will turn to for ...

Objects And Persons

Author: Trenton Merricks
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019926631X
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Moreover, there are--in addition to microscopic objects arranged humanwise--composite human beings. Or so Trenton Merricks argues.The ontology of Objects and Persons is motivated, in large part, by causal considerations.

On What Matters

Author: Derek Parfit
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 019162022X
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On What Matters is already the most-discussed work in moral philosophy: its publication is likely to establish it as a modern classic which everyone working on moral philosophy will have to read, and which many others will turn to for ...

Reasons Without Persons

Author: Brian Hedden
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0198732597
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Brian Hedden defends a radical view about rationality, personal identity, and time.

Rethinking The Good

Author: Larry S. Temkin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190208651
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1 See part 4, chapter 19 of his Reasons and Persons (Oxford: Oxford University
Press, 1984). 2 It is simplified in omitting Parfit's “Divided B,” which does not affect
my argument. Parfit's first version of the Mere Addition Paradox appears in part 4
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Utilitarianism Hedonism And Desert

Author: Fred Feldman
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521598422
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10 Justice, desert, and the Repugnant Conclusion I. INTRODUCTORY
COMMENT In Chapter 17 of his magnificent Reasons and Persons, Derek Parfit
asks what he describes as an 'awesome question': 'How many people should
there ever ...