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Mirrors of Virtue by Jiyuan Yu
To be instrumental is a kind of necessity as well, but Aristotle seems to think there is a different kind of necessity. It should be referring to internal constraint that external goods impose on practical activity. Both Confucius and Mencius have the ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
was to be instrumental In forwarding your happiness.
by Edward Craig
Many instrumental actions can also be strategic, and some forms of strategic action may be instrumental. Communicative action, however, constitutes an independent and distinct type of social action. The goal or 'telos' of communicative action ...
by David Shephard Garland, James Cockcroft, Lucius Polk McGehee, Charles Porterfield
some purposes — they may be instrumental in detecting malpractices which would otherwise remain concealed — but they are most dangerous agents. Police detectives are most useful. They are employed in a government establishment, ...
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