Books to help Quincy with his dissertation

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The Retrieval of Ethics
1.  The Retrieval of Ethics by Talbot Brewer
The list author says:
  "The first few chapters about the world-making prejudice are pretty good, as is the last chapter on virtue epistemology. I already recommended it to Matt Pike, but it he hasn't taken it it'll be in the Norlin library."
$80.75   Used & New from: $45.00

Teleological Realism: Mind, Agency, and Explanation (Bradford Books)
2.  Teleological Realism: Mind, Agency, and Explanation (Bradford Books) by Scott Robert Sehon
The list author says:
  "This one is in the Norlin library. I've read about half of it and it's great! You'd better check it out before the semester is or I'm going to take it and finish it up."
$31.11   Used & New from: $2.65

Realism Regained: An Exact Theory of Causation, Teleology, and the Mind
3.  Realism Regained: An Exact Theory of Causation, Teleology, and the Mind by Robert C. Koons
The list author says:
  "I read some of this book for my senior project. You'll dig."
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The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature
4.  The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature by Steven Pinker
The list author says:
  "I've heard mixed things about Steven Pinker, but this book does look good and may help you with the synthetic a priori."
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Life and Action: Elementary Structures of Practice and Practical Thought
5.  Life and Action: Elementary Structures of Practice and Practical Thought by prof. Michael Thompson
The list author says:
  "O.k. This one is absolutely essential (pun not intended). State of the art Aristotelian-ism. (Only person I know who has professor in the byline)"
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On Virtue Ethics
6.  On Virtue Ethics by Rosalind Hursthouse
The list author says:
  "Read the chapter on Aristotle and Kant."
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Beyond Consequentialism
7.  Beyond Consequentialism by Paul Hurley
The list author says:
  "Crush your consequentialist interlocutors with this awesome book. Refusing to accept intuitions will not save them from this critique, which is all at the level of theory. Also, I wrote the review of this book."
$57.80   Used & New from: $44.19
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Real Essentialism (Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy, Vol. 11)
8.  Real Essentialism (Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy, Vol. 11) by David S. Oderberg
The list author says:
  "Haven't read it, but I've heard good things about it."
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The Four-Category Ontology: A Metaphysical Foundation for Natural Science
9.  The Four-Category Ontology: A Metaphysical Foundation for Natural Science by E. J. Lowe
The list author says:
  "My favorite metaphysics book, bar none. O.k., I haven't read that many."
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Human Universals
10.  Human Universals by Donald E. Brown
The list author says:
  "It might do you some good to look at the universals discovered by anthropology, on which this book is authority numbero uno."
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Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience
11.  Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
The list author says:
  "Another empirical book, but one that shows things in psychology that are very friendly to Aristotle. Really very good stuff."
$10.26   Used & New from: $5.99
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The Constitution of Agency: Essays on Practical Reason and Moral Psychology
12.  The Constitution of Agency: Essays on Practical Reason and Moral Psychology by Christine M. Korsgaard
The list author says:
  "Must read: "From Duty and For the Sake of the Noble.""
$36.82   Used & New from: $25.75
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A Theory of Freedom
13.  A Theory of Freedom by S. I. Benn
The list author says:
  "You'll find the theory of practical action here quite useful."
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Practical Induction
14.  Practical Induction by Elijah Millgram
The list author says:
  "If you want to explore the ethics side of Aristotle more, I highly recommend this book. Millgram really takes seriously the idea of a practical syllogism."
$27.71   Used & New from: $3.48
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From Aristotle to Darwin & Back Again: A Journey in Final Causality, Species and Evolution
15.  From Aristotle to Darwin & Back Again: A Journey in Final Causality, Species and Evolution by Etienne Gilson
The list author says:
  "Haven't read it yet, but sounds perfect."
$12.83   Used & New from: $9.67
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Signs of Meaning in the Universe (Advances in Semiotics)
16.  Signs of Meaning in the Universe (Advances in Semiotics) by Jesper Hoffmeyer
The list author says:
  "I have read this one. Very good."
$22.15   Used & New from: $12.89
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Biosemiotics: An Examination into the Signs of Life and the Life of Signs (University of Scranton Press - Approaches to Postmodernity)
17.  Biosemiotics: An Examination into the Signs of Life and the Life of Signs (University of Scranton Press - Approaches to Postmodernity) by Jesper Hoffmeyer
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