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Product Description: Derek Parfit presents the third volume of On What Matters, his landmark work of moral philosophy. Parfit develops further his influential treatment of reasons, normativity, the meaning of moral discourse, and the status of morality...read more

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9780198778608 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 29, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Derek Parfit presents the third volume of On What Matters, his landmark work of moral philosophy.

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Product Description: On What Matters is a major work in moral philosophy. It is the long-awaited follow-up to Derek Parfit's 1984 book Reasons and Persons, one of the landmarks of twentieth-century philosophy. In this first volume Parfit presents a powerful new treatment of reasons and rationality, and a critical examination of three systematic moral theories -- Kant's ethics, contractualism, and consequentialism -- leading to his own ground-breaking synthetic conclusion...read more

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9780199265923 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 20, 2011, cover price $66.00 | About this edition: On What Matters is a major work in moral philosophy.

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9780199681037 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 15, 2013, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: On What Matters is a major work in moral philosophy.
9780199681044 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 15, 2013, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: On What Matters is a major work in moral philosophy.

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Product Description: On What Matters is a major work in moral philosophy. It is the long-awaited follow-up to Derek Parfit's 1984 book Reasons and Persons, one of the landmarks of twentieth-century philosophy. In this first volume Parfit presents a powerful new treatment of reasons and rationality, and a critical examination of three systematic moral theories -- Kant's ethics, contractualism, and consequentialism -- leading to his own ground-breaking synthetic conclusion...read more

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9780199572809 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 20, 2011, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: On What Matters is a major work in moral philosophy.
9780199572816 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 20, 2011, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: On What Matters is a major work in moral philosophy.

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Product Description: Derek Partif, filósofo inglés y profesor de Oxford, considera necesario abrir el debate de la teoría de los juegos a otros campos como el de la moralidad. ¿Toda elección racional se sustenta en la clave de maximizar el beneficio? ¿Es posible que los valores morales intervengan también en un proceso racional de toma de decisiones...read more

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9788474918533 | Italian edition edition (Complutense S A Editorial, September 30, 2007), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Derek Partif, filósofo inglés y profesor de Oxford, considera necesario abrir el debate de la teoría de los juegos a otros campos como el de la moralidad.

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By Benjamin R. Barber (contributor), T. J. Clark (contributor), Lorraine Daston (contributor), Michael Fried (contributor), Frank Kermode (contributor), Martha C. Nussbaum, Derek Parfit (contributor), Grethe B. Peterson (editor), Salman Rushdie (editor), Laurence H. Tribe (contributor) and Garry Wills (contributor)

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9780874807950 | Univ of Utah Pr, June 24, 2004, cover price $35.00

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Product Description: This book challenges, with several powerful arguments, some of our deepest beliefs about rationality, morality, and personal identity. The author claims that we have a false view of our own nature; that it is often rational to act against our own best interests; that most of us have moral views that are directly self-defeating; and that, when we consider future generations the conclusions will often be disturbing...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780198246152 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 28, 1984, cover price $55.00

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9780198249085 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, February 20, 1986), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: This book challenges, with several powerful arguments, some of our deepest beliefs about rationality, morality, and personal identity.

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