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Rational and Social Agency: The Philosophy of Michael Bratman

Manuel Vargas and Gideon Yaffe


Michael Bratman’s work has been unusually influential, with significance in disciplines as diverse as philosophy, computer science, law, and primatology. This is a collection of critical essays (9 new, 1 reprinted) by some of contemporary philosophy’s most distinguished figures, including Margaret Gilbert, Richard Holton, Christine Korsgaard, Alfred Mele, Elijah Milgram, Kieran Setiya, Geoffrey Sayre-McCord, Scott Shapiro, Michael Smith, J. David Velleman, R. Jay Wallace. It also contains an introduction by the editors, situating Bratman’s work and its broader significance. The essays in this ... More

Keywords: Bratman, agency, philosophy of action, shared intentions, practical reason

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Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9780199794515
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2014 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794515.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Manuel Vargas, editor
University of San Francisco

Gideon Yaffe, editor
Yale Law School

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