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From the Publisher'This book presents four recent positions on free will in a clearand accessible way, along with their authors' responses to eachother's position.? ( Metaphilosophy , January 2009)
"There is no better introduction to the debate available. Thisis a book that will be read with profit by anyone who opens it,specialist or newcomer." Neil Levy, Metapsychology OnlineReviews
"Four Views on Free Will is an excellent introduction tothe current debate regarding one of the most seductive of theperennial topics in philosophy. It is an especially welcomeaddition to Blackwell's "Great Debates in Philosophy" series. Thegoal is the presentation of a considerably more dialogical andengaging introduction to the main issues in an important domain ofphilosophical inquiry than can typically be achieved in a standardmonograph. Four Views succeeds admirably in achieving thisworthwhile goal." Daniel Speak, Notre Dame PhilosophicalReviews
"This gem of a book provides a wonderfully accessibleintroduction to the free will debate by leading proponents of fourmajor views, as well as a front row seat to a dynamic, up-to-theminute philosophical conversation."
Dana Nelkin, University of California at San Diego
"This four-way debate is a fine addition to the Great Debates inPhilosophy series. Four Views on Free Will is ideal for advancedundergraduate courses on free will."
Alfred R. Mele, Florida State University
'The four main essays are clearly written and argued, and theshorter articles are very useful as illustrations of howphilosophers debate. Highly recommended.?