Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-6 of 6 items

  • Keywords: temporal organization x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Reflection, Planning, and Temporally Extended Agency

Michael E. Bratman

in Structures of Agency: Essays

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195187717
eISBN:
9780199893058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195187717.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Any reasonably complete theory of human action will need, in some way, to advert to our reflectiveness, planfulness, and our conception of our agency as temporally extended. This chapter explores the ... More


Two Problems about Human Agency

Michael E. Bratman

in Structures of Agency: Essays

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195187717
eISBN:
9780199893058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195187717.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter distinguishes agential authority from subjective normative authority, argues that a theory of strong forms of human agency needs to provide a coordinated treatment of both, and explains ... More


Autonomy and Hierarchy

Michael E. Bratman

in Structures of Agency: Essays

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195187717
eISBN:
9780199893058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195187717.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter explores multiple philosophical pressures in the direction of conative hierarchy as an element in autonomous agency. A central idea is that there is, in autonomy, a certain transparency ... More


Three Forms of Agential Commitment: Reply to Cullity and Gerrans

Michael E. Bratman

in Structures of Agency: Essays

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195187717
eISBN:
9780199893058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195187717.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Human agents are purposive agents who are also capable of stronger forms of agency, including forms of self-governance. Recent work in Harry G. Frankfurt-influenced philosophy of action on ownership, ... More


Management

Ofer Bergman and Steve Whittaker

in The Science of Managing Our Digital Stuff

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262035170
eISBN:
9780262336291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035170.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter examines the active management processes that people engage in to promote future retrieval. Management is difficult because people have to organize information in a way that anticipates ... More


Music, linguistics, and cognition

Michel Imberty

in Music and the Mind: Essays in honour of John Sloboda

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199581566
eISBN:
9780191804502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199581566.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology

The work of John Sloboda has marked the psychology of music both by providing it with a solid scientific grounding based on the most up-to-date findings in neuroscience and the cognitive sciences and ... More


View: