By L.Y Nordenfelt
This ebook is a contribution to the overall philosophy of motion and the philosophy of welfare. the writer makes separate analyses of options reminiscent of motion, skill, interplay, action-explanation, happiness, wellbeing and fitness, disease and incapacity. even as he explores and substantiates the belief of a powerful interdependence among the idea that of motion and a few of the imperative thoughts of welfare, specifically overall healthiness and disease and similar concepts.
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Action, Ability and Health: Essays in the Philosophy of Action and Welfare (International Library of Ethics, Law, and the New Medicine) by L.Y Nordenfelt