chapter  4
Reasons in Europe at the End of the Nineteenth Century
WithWilliam Myers
Pages 23

1. Language and intention 2. Reasons as causes 3. The defeasibility of practical reasoning 4. Kenny’s compatibilism 5. James’s technique 6. The relevance of The Portrait of a Lady 7. Isabel’s self-understanding 8. What happens to Isabel at t 9. Two-way abilities and body language 10. Dennett’s decider-switch 11. Dennett’s robotic self-controller 12. Necessitarianism in the world of James 13. The final chapter 14. Isabel’s fear 15. Kenny and Freud 16. Isabel’s logic of goodness