|Wachter, Daniel von (2003): Free Agents as Cause. In: Petrus, K. (ed.) : (2003): On Human Persons. Frankfurt: Ontos. pp. 183-194|
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The dilemma of free will is that if actions are caused deterministically, then they are not free, and if they are not caused deterministically then they are not free either because then they happen by chance and are not up to the agent. I propose a conception of free will that solves this dilemma. It can be called agent causation but it differs from what Chisholm and others have called so.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Keywords:||Free will, agent causation, Chisholm|
|Collections:||Philosophy, Philosophy of Science and Religious Science|
|Subjects:||100 Philosophy and Psychology > 100 Philosophy|
|Place of Publication:||Frankfurt|
|Deposited On:||29. Jun 2007|
|Last Modified:||11. Feb 2015 18:13|
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