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Free will and modern science

Author: Richard Swinburne
Publisher: Oxford [etc.] : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Do humans have the kind of free will which makes them morally responsible for their actions? Essays by distinguished scientists and philosophers investigate whether neuroscience, Quantum theory or  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Swinburne
ISBN: 9780197264898 0197264891
OCLC Number: 812712993
Notes: U dołu s. tyt.: Published for The British Academy.
Description: XVIII, 206 s. : il. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword ; Introduction ; 1. Does Brain Science Change our View of Free Will? ; 2. Free Will and the Sciences of Human Agency ; 3. Physicalism and the Determination of Action ; 4. Dualism and the Determination of Action ; 5. Determinacy or its Absence in the Brain ; 6. Godel's incompleteness theorems, free will, and mathematical thought ; 7. Response to Feferman ; 8. The Impossibility of Ultimate Moral Responsibility? ; 9. Moral Responsibility and the Concept of Agency ; 10. Substance Dualism and its Rationale ; 11. What Kind of Responsibility must Criminal Law Presuppose?
Responsibility: ed. by Richard Swinburne.


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