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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Yirmiahu Yovel.|
|Series||Philosophical studies series in philosophy ; v. 11|
|LC Classifications||D16.8 .J43 1974|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 244 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||244|
|LC Control Number||78014886|
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Philosophy, History and Social Action Essays in Honor of Lewis Feuer with an autobiographic essay by Lewis Feuer. Editors: Hook, S., O'Neill, W., O'Toole, R.
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Editors and affiliations. Yirmiahu Yovel. 1; 1. An action is a concept that involves an agent performing something. In common speech, the term is often used interchangeably with the term "behaviour". However, in the behavioural sciences, the social sciences, and the very philosophy of action, a distinction is made: behavior is automatic and reflexive activity, while action is an intentional, purposive, conscious and subjectively meaningful.
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