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Palgrave Philosophy Today

Free Will

An Introduction

Authors: Beebee, H.

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This comprehensive introductory guide includes discussion of the major contemporary positions on compatibilism and incompatibilism, and of the central arguments that are a focus of the current debate, including the Consequence Argument, manipulation arguments, and Frankfurt's famous argument against the 'Principle of Alternate Possibilities.

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Helen Beebee is Samuel Hall Professor of Philosophy at the University of Manchester, UK. She has published papers on freedom of the will, causality, laws of nature, the problem of induction, and other topics. Her books include Hume on Causation (2006) and Metaphysics: The Key Concepts (with Nikk Effingham and Philip Goff, 2011).

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Free Will
Book Subtitle
An Introduction
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Philosophy Today
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-31606-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137316066
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-23292-1
Softcover ISBN
978-0-230-23293-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 191
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