Oxford University Press (1987)

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Alfred Mele
Florida State University
Abstract
Although much human action serves as proof that irrational behaviour is remarkably common, certain forms of irrationalityDSmost incontinent action and self-deceptionDSpose such difficult problems that philosophers have rejected them as logically or psychologically impossible. Here, Alfred Mele shows that incontinent action and self-deception are indeed possible.
Keywords Behavior  Deception  Epistemology  Irrationality  Judgment  Rationality  Self-control  Society  epistemic akrasia  akrasia
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Call number B824.2.M45 1987
ISBN(s) 9780195080018   0195080017   0195043219   0195359879   9780195359879
DOI 10.2307/2185521
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