Ideas from 'Goodness and Choice' by Philippa Foot [1961], by Theme Structure

[found in 'Virtues and Vices' by Foot,Philippa [Blackwell 1981,0-631-12749-6]].

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22. Metaethics / A. Value / 2. Values / i. Successful function
Being a good father seems to depend on intentions, rather than actual abilities
26. Natural Theory / A. Speculations on Nature / 3. Natural Function
Some words, such as 'knife', have a meaning which involves its function