Tag: free-will

57 In which way does quantum mechanics disprove determinism? 2011-09-02T06:06:37.700

42 What is the difference between free-will and randomness and or non-determinism? 2011-08-10T18:06:58.533

38 What are the necessary conditions for an action to be regarded as a free choice? 2011-08-05T12:24:05.103

26 Does the lack of randomness imply the lack of free will? 2015-03-24T19:56:40.373

23 How can free will in compatibilism be proven? 2013-01-28T16:27:17.367

22 How does Nietzsche define and characterize "freedom" throughout his works? 2011-06-07T23:35:19.687

20 Is free will reconcilable with a purely physical world? 2012-01-27T01:39:43.053

19 Does compatibilism imply that a chess program has free will? 2012-08-25T22:15:26.293

16 How do defenders of libertarian freewill reconcile it with constraints imposed by the laws of physics? 2015-12-09T22:38:43.880

16 Why do people still believe in free will? 2020-02-08T10:29:21.167

16 Testing Free Will 2020-12-26T16:17:46.563

14 Why do modern materialists tend to favor determinism? 2015-12-14T23:17:27.057

13 How can a stream of thoughts and perceptions have freewill? 2015-06-03T19:49:10.430

12 What is a mathematical description of free will? 2014-05-02T00:25:58.037

12 Can someone be an atheist and subscribe to substance dualism at the same time? 2015-02-25T21:50:35.423

12 Is the theory of evolution a good basis for an argument against freewill? 2016-01-29T02:10:03.063

11 Does the notion of an all-powerful God conflict with the idea of free will? 2012-05-07T09:48:16.480

11 What is the difference between intension and intention? 2014-04-16T06:24:43.843

11 Was Augustine intentionally ambiguous regarding free will? 2014-04-21T18:57:51.863

11 How does Quantum Mechanics affect the modern account of free will and determinism? 2016-03-09T19:53:01.007

11 Does having free will presuppose consciousness, can philosophical zombies have it? 2016-05-06T14:02:02.230

10 Moral responsibility without free will 2012-11-25T06:32:57.300

10 Does punishment from god contradict the idea of free will? 2013-05-04T19:55:25.707

10 Does free will require an event to occur without a predecessor (thereby violating causality)? 2013-12-16T03:06:33.597

10 What was Socrates/Plato's view on free-will? 2014-06-12T15:04:23.427

10 Is Conway-Kochen's "free will" theorem about quantum measurements an argument for panpsychism? 2015-12-09T21:03:59.947

10 Have there been any proposed empirical tests for free will? 2017-06-20T04:48:14.563

10 Is free will compatible with determinism? (Ramsey theorem) 2020-09-12T03:40:41.317

9 Is compatibilism still considered a valid approach to free will? 2011-06-25T13:50:01.970

9 The Emperor's New Mind and Free Will 2012-07-19T09:57:51.813

9 Self determination in non atomistic time? 2014-04-22T07:10:04.907

9 What counters are there to Spinoza's argument that acts of free will create infinite regress? 2016-02-17T02:04:36.173

8 What did Acton mean by saying "absolute power corrupts absolutely"? 2013-02-20T16:18:09.067

8 Are actually random events causeless? 2013-09-13T23:34:19.050

8 Is free will a third option aside from chance and necessity? 2014-12-06T02:10:15.110

8 Kant and free will 2015-03-10T11:16:20.533

8 Relation between Existence of Free Will and Existence of the Self 2016-10-30T19:20:28.663

8 What philosophers, other than Schopenhauer and Nietzsche, examine "will" first, before "free will"? 2016-12-12T05:19:38.377

8 Is Compatibilism just a word game? 2017-01-01T23:50:23.817

8 Is there a term for the position "no determinism but no free will"? 2017-11-28T16:57:17.113

8 Why is the statement about "Freewill is an illusion" considered profound? 2021-01-17T07:12:39.790

7 What is morally wrong about altering someone's behavior using psychological conditioning techniques? 2012-05-03T18:51:07.090

7 How does Plantinga's defense of free will align with omniscience 2013-09-05T21:53:32.847

7 Is World Deterministic? 2014-04-30T20:14:37.727

7 Did Thomas Aquinas state randomness as a prerequisite of free will? 2015-04-13T11:02:04.470

7 Is belief an intentional act? 2017-02-17T22:41:03.750

7 What is the utility of consciousness if free will is an illusion? 2019-12-07T01:46:07.350

6 What does Sartre mean when he says people are "condemned to be free"? 2012-09-27T13:20:55.453

6 Philosophical assessment of Wegner's "The Illusion of Conscious Will" 2013-07-18T01:00:38.890

6 How does Plantinga's free will defense of God's benevolence work? 2014-10-02T00:10:50.147

6 Hume and free will 2015-03-13T18:31:05.483

6 Do compatibilists consider robots to have freewill? 2015-06-18T02:24:36.917

6 Is there evidence for existence of destiny as opposed to free will? 2015-08-09T22:30:45.363

6 Can Free Will Exist In A Causal Material World? 2015-10-15T09:35:11.213

6 Does the logical tautology "what will happen, will happen" imply the impossibility of free will? 2015-10-29T09:58:48.187

6 Is the B-theory of time compatible with libertarian free will? 2015-12-05T10:09:09.117

6 In what type of world is free will possible, if at all? 2016-07-17T15:50:28.510

6 What are the implications of accepting that we don't have free will? 2017-07-22T18:10:13.757

6 Aren't Determinism and Free Will indiscernible from the mortal perspective? 2017-09-21T12:44:06.060

6 Can free-will be defined in terms of what it should give someone that they don't already have? 2018-01-20T02:13:18.547

6 Is Spinoza really a determinist? 2018-06-06T17:03:28.120

6 In which writings does Charles Sanders Peirce generalize the idea of freedom so that it applies to all creatures? 2018-10-29T03:37:03.877

6 Why should I care about the person who will wake up in my bed tomorrow? 2020-09-05T07:49:52.140

5 How can someone have a free will if they act based on their experiences? 2013-01-22T03:21:24.297

5 What would falsify compatibilism? 2013-12-03T20:48:35.233

5 Is there a third way, distinct from determinism and randomness? 2014-05-13T12:54:56.287

5 Does artificial intelligence necessarily mean a system can somehow "freely" vary its own behaviour? 2014-12-20T02:24:30.910

5 Is Kant's "noumenal self" argument on freedom flawed? 2015-07-08T04:55:55.590

5 Kant's distinction of freedom as transcendental idea and as practical concept: What is the benefit? 2015-10-16T07:29:17.787

5 What are some replies to the deterministic argument against free will? 2015-11-30T07:29:03.650

5 How do freewill compatibilists define insanity? 2016-02-10T19:21:06.073

5 Rudolf Carnap's opinion about free will 2016-04-06T17:55:39.253

5 Metaphysically, what does it mean to "make a decision"? 2016-07-08T18:56:00.663

5 Is it possible to program free will? 2017-10-03T13:38:55.413

5 Why does Newcomb's paradox seem to have different solutions depending on when the choice is made despite determinism? 2018-04-14T11:18:10.027

5 I can't see how free will exists in a universe that's only causal or random, can I be convinced otherwise? 2018-06-15T00:10:05.020

5 What is “limited free will”? 2018-10-03T10:27:21.347

5 Can a mathematician create free will? 2019-09-22T03:42:38.243

5 Do philosophers have some arguments regarding possible explanations for origin of free will? 2020-11-12T11:36:54.760

4 Are we actually in control of what we want? 2013-03-16T05:13:31.053

4 Are your actions for every type of determinism determined before your birth? 2013-05-19T14:10:39.410

4 Can nihilists reject Kantian necessitation without also rejecting free will? 2013-06-29T05:37:30.507

4 Has there ever been a society without the assumption of free will? 2013-11-23T22:13:34.787

4 Are methodological individualism and materialism compatible? 2013-12-09T22:12:24.323

4 Introduction to understanding behaviour 2014-01-24T14:13:07.513

4 How can we have responsibility in the Stoic's deterministic universe? 2014-04-25T10:18:25.607

4 Why are Free Will discussions always framed as a question of "free will" rather than "free choice" (of action)? 2014-07-04T03:52:55.233

4 Does the concept of infinity mean we have already 'been'? 2014-09-20T04:13:09.820

4 Trouble understanding Chomsky's answers on the free will question 2015-01-27T22:28:10.637

4 Please explain this paragraph of van Inwagen (First Argument for Incompatibilism) 2015-04-29T12:44:16.260

4 What are some counterarguments to Schopenhauer's refutation of free will? 2015-10-15T16:55:00.400

4 Can a materialist accept indeterminism? Can a reductionist? 2015-12-12T00:54:57.540

4 Can strong omnipotence be decomposed into logically possible and logically impossible aspects? 2015-12-31T00:36:45.057

4 'metaphysical asymmetry between past and future' : Meaning? 2016-01-22T03:37:07.937

4 On the Objections to Compatibilism 2016-04-09T18:56:16.950

4 Can a version of the philosophical zombie concept be used to argue for libertarian freewill? 2016-05-16T17:23:48.353

4 Movies on philosophy similar to "Waking Life"? 2016-05-24T08:32:48.340

4 How can there be autonomy in Immanuel Kant's ethics? 2016-08-13T02:04:18.120

4 Are "robot rebellions" even possible? 2016-08-24T00:08:16.063