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Agency and Two-Way Powers

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)101-121
Number of pages21
JournalProceedings of the Aristotelian Society
Issue number1
Early online date1 Feb 2013
E-pub ahead of print1 Feb 2013
PublishedApr 2013

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In this paper I propose a way of characterising human agency in terms of the concept of a two-way power. I outline this conception of agency, defend it against some objections and briefly indicate how it relates to free agency and to moral praise- and blameworthiness.

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