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Free will and modern science / edited by Richard Swinburne.

  • Swinburne, Richard.
Date
2011, ©2011
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011, ©2011.

Physical description

xviii, 206 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

Notes

"Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press."

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

Introduction : plan of the volume / richard Swinburne -- Does brain science change our view of free will? / Patrick Haggard -- Libet and the case for free will scepticism / Tim Bayne -- Physicalism and the determination of action / Frank Jackson -- Dualism and the determination of action / Richard Winburne -- On determinacy or its absence in the brain / Harald Atmanspacher and Stefan Rotter -- Gödel's incompleteness theorems, free will and mathematical thought / Solomon Feferman -- Feferman on Gödel and free will : a response to chapter 6 / J.R. Lucas -- The impossibility of ultimate responsibility? / Galen Strawson -- Moral responsibility and the concept of agency / Helen Steward -- Substance dualisma nd its rationale / Howard Robinson -- What kind of responsibility must criminal law presuppose? / R. A. Duff.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    PA.F
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ISBN

  • 9780197264898
  • 0197264891