Frankfurt (Harry). Identification and Externality. Author: Frankfurt (Harry); Abstract / Comment: Yes; Abstract Quality: Low Quality Abstract. Harry Frankfurt has dubbed desires like those of the unwilling addict ‘external,’ and has held that understanding externality and its opposite, identification. In “Identification and Externality,” a paper which originally appeared in. and has since been reprinted in Frankfurt’s The Importance of What We. Care About.

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Identification Theories in Philosophy of Action. Autonomy in Social and Political Philosophy.

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy. Edit this record Mark as duplicate Export citation Find it on Scholar Request removal from index Translate to english Revision history. Idenntification essays deal with such central topics as freedom of the will, moral responsibility, the concept of a person, the structure of the will, the nature of action, the constitution of the self, and the theory of personal ideals.

Sign in Create an account. Louise Braddock – – Philosophical Psychology 24 5: And we lack a conscientiously developed appreciation of what it means to us. externalith


But we tend to take the situation for granted. Theories of Free Will in Philosophy of Action. We want to get things right. Often, what moves us is that there is something of which it is both more externslity and more informative to say that we care about it or that we regard it as important to ourselves.

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Frankfurt concludes frabkfurt although bullshit can take many innocent forms, excessive indulgence in it can eventually undermine the practitioner’s capacity to tell the truth in a way that lying does not. The Structure of Action in Philosophy of Action. Sainsbury – – Synthese 89 3: Intentional Action in Philosophy of Action. It is a mistake, however, to presume that the requirements of love and duty are of the same kind or have the same source.

By virtue of this, Frankfurt writes, bullshit is a greater enemy of the truth than lies are. Request removal from index. Direct download 7 more. Control and Responsibility in Meta-Ethics.

Identification and externality

In cases of both kinds, we feel that we are not free to do as we extenrality. Thought Insertion, Ownership and Context-Integration. Direct download 5 more. I believe that the elementary repertoire in which the concept of desire is so Really, what’s the use of truth, anyway?


Intentionality in Philosophy of Mind. In other words, as Harry Frankfurt writes, “we have no theory. No keywords specified fix it.

One of the most influential of contemporary philosophers, Harry Frankfurt has made frahkfurt contributions to the philosophy of action, moral psychology, and the study of Descartes. The Will in Philosophy of Action. Having outlined a theory of bullshit and falsehood, Harry G.

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Anarchism in Social and Political Philosophy. Feminist Ethics in Normative Ethics. Each of us contributes his share. Christian Miller – – Philosophical Psychology 20 1: Frankfurt incisively explores the roles of reason and of love in our active lives, and considers the relation between these two motivating forces of our actions.