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 Frankfurt‐style Cases, Luck, and Soft Libertarianism

Alfred R. Mele

in Free Will and Luck

Published in print February 2006 | ISBN: 9780195305043
Published online February 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199786015 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195305043.003.0004
  Frankfurt‐style Cases, Luck, and Soft Libertarianism

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This chapter clarifies principles of alternative possibilities both for moral responsibility and for free action, locates the most important challenge that Frankfurt-style cases pose for libertarianism, and begins to develop an answer to that challenge.

Keywords: alternative possibilities; Frankfurt-style cases; free action; libertarianism; moral responsibility

Chapter.  10494 words. 

Subjects: Metaphysics

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