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Jeff Behrends
Harvard University
Joshua DiPaolo
California State University, Fullerton
Abstract
This paper argues against two prominent accounts of what it is to "promote a desire," found in the work of Stephen Finlay and Mark Schroeder.
Keywords promotion  practical reason  instrumental reason  desire  reasons
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DOI 10.26556/jesp.v6i1.146
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