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FR-10214-78

Mark C. Overvold
Virginia Commonwealth University (Richmond, VA 23284-9066)

Rational Action, Self-Interest, and the Good Life

This study will continue working out an account of the concept of self-interest. What desires are we interested in: those at the time of the choice: or when the feature or outcome obtains? Study will also deal with desires that change over time and the status of regret.

Project fields:
Philosophy, General

Program:
Residential College Teacher Fellowships, 1976 - 1981

Division:
Research Programs

Total amounts:
$15,000 (approved)
$15,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
9/1/1978 – 5/31/1979