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Title Promises and agreements : philosophical essays / edited by Hanoch Sheinman.

Published New York : Oxford University Press, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  170 PROM    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 409 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: promises and agreements / Hanoch Sheinman -- The problem with promising / David Owens -- Three dogmas about promising / Margaret Gilbert -- Is promising a practice and nothing more? / Stan Husi -- The importance of self-promises / Connie Rosati -- On coerced promises / Eric Chwang -- Promising too much / Julia Driver -- The value of making and keeping promises / Michael Smith -- Act-utilitarianism and promisory obligation / Alastair Norcross -- Promises and rule consequentialism / Brad Hooker -- Demystifying promises / Stephen Darwell -- Promises and trust / Daniel Friedrich and Nicholas Southwood -- Promise as an arm's length relation / Daniel Markovits -- Sidgwick on promises / David Philips -- Contractarianism and emergency / Yitzhak Benbaji -- Agreement as joint promise / Hanoch Sheinman.
Other author Sheinman, Hanoch, 1966-
Subject Promises.
ISBN 9780195377958 (hbk.)
0195377958 (hbk.)