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Teleology of Action in Plato's Republic (Hardcover) (Andrew Payne)

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This book explores a variety of teleology present in Plato's Republic, in which actions are carried out for the sake of an end that is not the intended goal. Payne draws on examples from Republic to demonstrate that performing some actions can help produce unintended results, which qualify as ends or purposes of human action.
Number of Pages: 272
Genre: Philosophy
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Oxford Univ Pr
Author: Andrew Payne
Language: English
Street Date: December 19, 2017
TCIN: 53227326
UPC: 9780198799023
Item Number (DPCI): 248-57-0998
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