Introduction: Exploring the Illusion of Free Will and Moral Responsibility

In Gregg D. Caruso (ed.), Exploring the Illusion of Free Will and Moral Responsibility. Lexington Books (2013)

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Gregg D. Caruso
Corning Community College
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This introductory chapter discusses the philosophical and scientific arguments for free will skepticism and their implications--including the debate between Saul Smilansky's "illusionism," Thomas Nadelhoffer's "disillusionism," Shaun Nichols' "anti-revolution," and the "optimistic skepticism" of Derk Pereboom, Bruce Waller, Tamler Sommers, and others.
Keywords free will skepticism  free will  moral responsibility  illusionism  disillusionism  optimistic skepticism  consciousness
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