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Description: Free Will brings together the essential readings in the debate about free will and determinism. Written by top scholars in the field, the essays represent some of the clearest and most accessible thinking on this subject. The introduction offers a concise yet thorough mapping of this age-old debate as well as a helpful overview of the selections. To what extent are we truly free? Are our actions determined? If so, are we morally responsible for our actions? And does such determinism necessarily conflict with free will? This volume covers wide-ranging issues in the debate about free will, including the distinction between freedom of choice and freedom of will, moral responsibility, determinism, and compatibility. This compact collection of some of the best and most provocative writing on free will is ideal for anyone who wants to explore this complex problem.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $44.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/3/2001
Size: 6.50" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
|Introduction: Robert Kane|
|The Free Will Problem: Standard Positions: Compatibilism, Libertarianism, Hard and Soft Determinism|
|Walden Two: Freedom and the Behavioral Sciences|
|The Compatibility of Freedom and Determinism|
|Human Freedom and the Self|
|Hard and Soft Determinism|
|The Compatibility / Incompatibility Question: Alternative Possibilities and Moral Responsibility|
|The Incompatibility of Free Will and Determinism|
|I Could Not Have Done Otherwise -- So What?|
|Frankfurt-style Examples, Responsibility and Semi-compatibilism|
|The Explanatory Irrelevance of Alternative Possibilities|
|Hierarchical Motivation, Deep Self Theories and Reactive Attitudes: New Compatibilist Theories|
|Freedom of the Will and the Concept of a Person|
|Sanity and the Metaphysics of Responsibility|
|Responsibility and the Limits of Evil; Variations on a Strawsonian Theme|
|The Intelligibility Question: Libertarian or Incompatibilist Views of Free Agency and Free Will|
|The Mystery of Metaphysical Freedom|
|The Agent as Cause|
|Freedom, Responsibility and Agency|
|Free Will: New Directions for an Ancient Problem|
|Chess, Life and Superlife|
|Religion and Free Will: Divine Foreknowledge and Human Freedom|
|Divine Foreknowledge, Evil, and the Free Choice of the Will|
|God, Time, Knowledge and Freedom: The Historical Matrix|