Monday 2/18

Contemporary Views on Love IV

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  • Why does Frankfurt conclude that "even quite reasonable and respectable people find that other things may sometimes mean more to them, and make stronger claims upon them, than either morality or themselves"?
  • Why does Frankfurt conclude no purely rational justification for how to order our lives is possible?
  • What is the difference between caring and wanting for Frankfurt?

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