Lorenzo Greco

Reflection and the Individual in Bernard Williams

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This essay deals with a set of distinctive themes in the thought of Bernard Williams, and focuses on two aspects they all have in common. These are, on the one hand, the idea that the philosophical enterprise is intrinsically reflective in nature, and, on the other, a preoccupation with human beings singly regarded as individuals. By bringing these two constants to the fore, individually and in their interrelations, the essay formulates the general lines of an alternative reading of Williams, revealing a more unitary understanding of his philosophy than has hitherto been allowed.


  • Ethics
  • Individuals
  • History
  • Reflection
  • Bernard Williams


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