By L.Y Nordenfelt
This booklet is a contribution to the final philosophy of motion and the philosophy of welfare. the writer makes separate analyses of recommendations resembling motion, skill, interplay, action-explanation, happiness, wellbeing and fitness, disorder and incapacity. whilst he explores and substantiates the assumption of a powerful interdependence among the concept that of motion and a few of the relevant suggestions of welfare, particularly future health and disorder and comparable 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