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The Resource Merit, meaning, and human bondage : an essay on free will, Nomy Arpaly

Merit, meaning, and human bondage : an essay on free will, Nomy Arpaly

Label
Merit, meaning, and human bondage : an essay on free will
Title
Merit, meaning, and human bondage
Title remainder
an essay on free will
Statement of responsibility
Nomy Arpaly
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Perhaps everything we think, feel, and do is determined, and humans--like stones or clouds--are slaves to the laws of nature. Would that be a terrible state? Philosophers who take the incompatibilist position think so, arguing that a deterministic world would be one without moral responsibility and perhaps without true love, meaningful art, and real rationality. But compatibilists and semicompatibilists argue that determinism need not worry us. As long as our actions stem, in an appropriate way, from us, or respond in some way to reasons, our actions are meaningful and can be judged on their m
Cataloging source
N$T
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Arpaly, Nomy
Dewey number
123/.5
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1461
LC item number
.A77 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Free will and determinism
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Free will and determinism
  • Vrije wil
  • Determinisme
  • Determinismus
  • Willensfreiheit
Label
Merit, meaning, and human bondage : an essay on free will, Nomy Arpaly
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-142) and index
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Praise and blame: toward a new compatibilism. -- Reason responsiveness in a deterministic world. -- Ought implies can? An argument from epistemology. -- The science fiction of mind design. -- When cheap will just won't do
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496795522
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Extent
1 online resource (148 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824502
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computer
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rdamedia
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Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)496795522
Label
Merit, meaning, and human bondage : an essay on free will, Nomy Arpaly
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-142) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Praise and blame: toward a new compatibilism. -- Reason responsiveness in a deterministic world. -- Ought implies can? An argument from epistemology. -- The science fiction of mind design. -- When cheap will just won't do
Control code
496795522
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (148 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824502
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttzm27
  • 0f9a19a5-f1dc-456e-af9d-5cf7badc29e4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)496795522

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