- Series: New Waves in Philosophy
- Paperback: 276 pages
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 2011 edition (October 29, 2010)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0230230601
- ISBN-13: 978-0230230606
- Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.7 x 8.6 inches
- Shipping Weight: 12.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
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"New Waves in Philosophy of Action is an excellent collection of the most recent and innovative work in the field of philosophy of action, which includes the topics of free will and moral responsibility. The editors have brought together several rising stars , and they have taken care to cover the most intriguing controversies currently unfolding. This would make a wonderful book for a graduate class. It will certainly become required reading for scholars working in this field." - Michael McKenna, University of Arizona, USA
"This is an excellent collection of papers on action theory. I especially like the fact that the essays are by young philosophers whose ideas will shape discussion for years to come." - Storrs McCall, McGill University, Canada
"This volume is impressive and refreshing testimony to the liveliness of a new generation of philosophers of action - both in advancing well established debates and in helpfully extending the boundaries of the subject." - John Bishop, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
About the Author
TIM BAYNE is University Lecturer in the Philosophy of Mind at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of St. Catherine's College, UK LISA BORTOLOTTI is Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Birmingham, UK SARA RACHEL CHANT is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of Missouri-Columbia, USA NEIL LEVY is Director of Research at the Oxford Centre for Neuroethics and Head of Neuroethics at the Florey Neuroscience Institutes, Melbourne, Australia DYLAN MURRAY is a Brains and Behavior Fellow in the Philosophy Department and the Neuroscience Institute at Georgia State University, USA EDDY NAHMIAS is an Associate Professor in the Philosophy Department and the Neuroscience Institute at Georgia State University, USA THOMAS NADELHOFFER is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Dickinson College, USA BILL POLLARD is an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Edinburgh, UK CAROLINA SARTORIO is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Arizona, USA MARKUS SCHLOSSER is a Research Fellow at the University of Leiden, The Netherlands YONATAN SHEMMER is a Lecturer of Philosophy at The University of Sheffield, UK MATTHEW SOTERIOU is Reader in Philosophy at the University of Warwick, UK MANUEL VARGAS is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of San Francisco, USA
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