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Title Realism in action : essays in the philosophy of the social sciences / edited by Matti Sintonen, Petri Ylikoski, and Kaarlo Miller
Published Dordrecht ; London : Kluwer Academic, 2003


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Description vii, 278 pages ; 25 cm
Series Synthese library ; v. 321
Synthese library ; v. 321
Contents Machine derived contents note: Foreword. 1: Realism, Truth, And Explanation. What Philosophers Should Know about Truth and the Slingshot; F. Stoutland. From Erklr̃en-Verstehen to Prediction-Understanding: The Methodological Framework in Economics; W.J. Gonzalez. The Archaeological Construction of the Past: Some Realist Moderations; U. Mk̃i. The Backward Induction Paradox and Epistemic Logic; G. Sandu. 2: Philosophy Of Mind And Action Theory. The Scope of Motivation and the Basis of Practical Reason; R. Audi. Activity and Passivity; M. Brand. Reasons and Causes: The Case of Collingwood; R. Martin. Intending and Trying: Tuomela vs. Bratman at the Video Arcade; A. Mele. Spinoza on Causal Explanation of Action; J. Pietarinen. On the Structuralist Constraints on Explanatory Scheme of Folk Psychology; M. Kuokkanen. 3: Intentions, Trust And Social Institutions. Commitments; K. Miller. The Components of Rational Trust; M. Tuomela. Grounding We-intentions in Individual Social Attitudes; C. Castelfranchi. Social Groups, Collective Intentionality, and Anti-Hegelian Skepticism; F. Hindriks. Social Institutions; S. Miller. Common Belief and Common Knowledge; G. Meggle. Others Will Do It: Social Reality by Opportunists; P. Makela, P. Ylikoski. Science as Collective Knowledge; I. Niiniluoto
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Social sciences -- Philosophy.
Social action.
Action research.
Author Sintonen, Matti.
Ylikoski, Petri.
Miller, Kaarlo.
LC no. 2003061962
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