Davis Goodman replied to Simon Mathews's discussion 'Is free will compatible with determinism?'
"The following cannot possibly be reduced to a couple sentences: The categorical imperative Snythetic apriori Hume's fork The open society Aristotle's Poetics Nietsche's critique of…"
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"Didn't Einey say "If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself"?"
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Is free will compatible with determinism?

I recently read a book called Freedom Evolves by the philosopher Daniel Dennett. In it, he puts…See More
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Unseen replied to Simon Mathews's discussion 'Is free will compatible with determinism?'
"If they discuss a so-called "free will" that differs from common usage, that kind of makes their discussion irrelevant. Any solution to a philosophical issue, to be meaningful and relevant,…"
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Simon Mathews replied to Simon Mathews's discussion 'Is free will compatible with determinism?'
"Nice."
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Simon Mathews replied to Simon Mathews's discussion 'Is free will compatible with determinism?'
"Your common definition isn't bad but of course contains a set of terms that are themselves ambiguous (agency, morally/ethically responsible, conscious). I don't mean to get bogged down in…"
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Simon Mathews replied to Simon Mathews's discussion 'Is free will compatible with determinism?'
"I think this is where we disagree. The "trivial" sort of free will you have described (rather well, actually) is exactly what I think should make us morally responsible and I don't…"
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