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Volume 46 • Number 4

October 2009



Resting Content: Sensible Satisficing?

by Patricia Greenspan

Suppose I am now making plans for next summer's vacation. I can spend a week in Rome or on the Riviera, but not both. Either choice would be excellent, but after weighing various pros and cons, I decide that for my purposes Rome would be significantly better. If I am rational, then, it seems I must choose Rome.

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