Social Philosophy and Policy 30 (1-2):314-329 (2013)

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Geoffrey Brennan
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
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Doing the best we can in the world as it is requires that appropriate account be taken of The object of this essay is to examine what amounts to feasibilitydesirability considerations.feasibilitycoming in degrees objects that the advisee controls feasibility ofought-implies-can” principle, a point of departure that frames feasibility considerations in a dismissive or otherwise inadequate way
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