Practical Conflicts

Practical Conflicts

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Practical conflicts pervade human life. Agents have many different desires, goals, and commitments, all of which can come into conflict with each other. How can practical reasoning help to resolve these practical conflicts?In this collection of new essays a distinguished roster of philosophers analyze the diverse forms of practical conflict. Their aim is to establish an understanding of the sources of these conflicts, to investigate the challenge they pose to an adequate conception of practical reasoning, and to assess the degree to which that challenge can be met.New Philosophical Essays Peter Baumann, Monika Betzler. the realization of all her present as well as future goals. The paradox is ... in his own future well-being. 27 He has good reason to aquot;identifyaquot; himself with his future self. We can say thatanbsp;...

Title:Practical Conflicts
Author:Peter Baumann, Monika Betzler
Publisher:Cambridge University Press - 2004-01-26


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