Tuesday, 10 January 2012
Problems of Decision under Conditions of Certainty
Department of Philosophy
University of Pittsburgh
12:05 pm, 817R Cathedral of Learning
Abstract: Even without outcome-uncertainty rational decision faces problems where choices among objects of multiaspectival positivity are involved. The paper will consider the nature of these issues and will argue that a resort to some purely intuitive appraisals is a requisite for the rational resolution of such issues.