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 Compatibilism

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/10.1093/0195305043.003.0006
  Compatibilism

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This chapter develops compatibilist replies to the most popular styles of argument for incompatibilism (consequence-style arguments and manipulation arguments), and concludes that these arguments leave compatibilism in the running. Differences among various kinds of compatibilism, including semicompatibilism, are examined.

Keywords: compatibilism; consequence-style arguments; incompatibilism; manipulation arguments; semicompatibilism

Chapter.  11193 words. 

Subjects: Metaphysics

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