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Reasons: In contrast to (physical) causes, reasons are the result of a conscious or unconscious weighing of alternatives.
 
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Graeser I 163
Reason / cause / Davidson: reasons for action are causes for corresponding events - Phaedo / Plato: SokratesVsAnaxagoras: question about the possibility of mental causation - there is only one reality - mental / physical: conceptual contrast.

D I
D. Davidson
Der Mythos des Subjektiven Stuttgart 1993

D III
D. Davidson
Handlung und Ereignis Frankfurt 1990

D IV
D. Davidson
Wahrheit und Interpretation Frankfurt 1990

Grae I
A. Graeser
Positionen der Gegenwartsphilosophie. M√ľnchen 2002


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-27