Ancient Philosophy Today 1 (1):64-83 (2019)

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Margaret Cameron
University of Melbourne
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The essence of artefacts is typically taken to be their function: they are defined in terms of the goals or aims of the artisans that make them. In this paper, an alternative theory is proposed tha...
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