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Teleology

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ISBN-10: 0521143756

ISBN-13: 9780521143752

Edition: 2010

Authors: Andrew Woodfield

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List price: $51.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 5/20/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 244
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Preface
Introduction: what is teleology?
The method of analysis
Goal-Directed Behaviour:
Braithwaite's plasticity theory
Sommerhoff's theory of directive correlation
Charles Taylor's conception to teleology
General assessment of behaviourist theories
Functions:
Functions and ends
Ends and functional explanations
Goals:
An externalist theory of goals
Internalist theories
The cybernetical approach
Conclusion:
Unifying theory of teleological description
Select bibliography
Index