Action Theory

Proceedings of the Winnipeg Conference on Human Action, Held at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, 9–11 May 1975

  • Myles Brand
  • Douglas Walton

Part of the Synthese Library book series (SYLI, volume 97)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VI
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Myles Brand, Douglas Walton
      Pages 3-7
  3. Basic Action

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Arthur C. Danto
      Pages 11-25
  4. The Volitional Theory Revisited

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Wilfrid Sellars
      Pages 47-66
    3. Alvin I. Goldman
      Pages 67-84
  5. The Logic of Action

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-85
    2. Robert W. Binkley
      Pages 87-104
    3. Hector-Neri Castañeda
      Pages 105-130
  6. Events and Actions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. Myles Brand
      Pages 133-157
    3. Jaegwon Kim
      Pages 159-177
    4. Myles Brand
      Pages 193-196
  7. The Agency Theory

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 197-197
    2. Roderick M. Chisholm
      Pages 199-211
    3. Irving Thalberg
      Pages 213-238

About this book

Keywords

action theory

Editors and affiliations

  • Myles Brand
    • 1
  • Douglas Walton
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Illinois at Chicago CircleChicagoUSA
  2. 2.University of WinnipegWinnipegCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-010-9074-2
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1976
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-277-1188-5
  • Online ISBN 978-94-010-9074-2
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