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Repression, Integrity and Practical Reasoning


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Gary Jaeger
    Pages 1-13
  3. Gary Jaeger
    Pages 14-36
  4. Gary Jaeger
    Pages 37-55
  5. Gary Jaeger
    Pages 56-76
  6. Gary Jaeger
    Pages 77-98
  7. Gary Jaeger
    Pages 99-121
  8. Gary Jaeger
    Pages 122-140
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 155-169

About this book


Repression receives little attention in philosophical literature. This study of cases of repression that inhibit an agent's deliberative access to his reasons argues that an agent cannot correctly deliberate about a reason to overcome repression as if he did so, he would already have overcome repression and so would have no reason to do so.


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Vanderbilt UniversityUSA

About the authors

GARY JAEGER Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at Vanderbilt University, USA, previously he taught at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

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