Locke and Leibniz on the Balance of Reasons

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Roinila, Markku;
  • Publisher: Springer
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-7131-4_5
  • Subject: 611 Philosophy | John Locke | G. W. Leibniz | Moral motivation | Rational decision-making | Weakness of the will

One of the features of John Locke’s moral philosophy is the idea that morality is based on our beliefs concerning the future good. In An Essay Concerning Human Understanding II, xxi, §70, Locke argues that we have to decide between the probability of afterlife and our p... View more
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