ISBN-10:
019514970X
ISBN-13:
9780195149708
Pub. Date:
03/24/2005
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
A Contemporary Introduction to Free Will / Edition 1

A Contemporary Introduction to Free Will / Edition 1

by Robert Kane
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ISBN-13: 9780195149708
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 03/24/2005
Series: Fundamentals of Philosophy Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 645,324
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 5.40(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

University of Texas at Austin

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
1. The Free Will Problem
2. Compatibilism
3. Incompatibilism
4. Libertarianism, Indeterminism, and Chance
5. Minds, Selves, and Agent Causes
6. Actions, Reasons, and Causes
7. Is Free Will Possible? Hard Determinists and Other Skeptics
8. Moral Responsibility and Alternative Possibilities
9. Higher-order Desires, Real Selves, and New Compatibilists
10. Reactive Attitude Theories
11. Ultimate Responsibility
12. Free Will and Modern Science
13. Predestination, Divine Foreknowledge, and Free Will
14. Conclusion: Five Freedoms
Notes
Index

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A Contemporary Introduction to Free Will 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
RainerSalosensaari on LibraryThing 10 months ago
This book is a very good introduction concerning freedom and free will. In the end of every chapter there is Suggested Reading. There you are able to pick up more interesting references.