Chapter

Wanting

J. C. B. Gosling

in Pleasure and Desire

Published in print September 1969 | ISBN: 9780198243397
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680670 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198243397.003.0007
Wanting

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This chapter provides a dissection of familiar beginners' arguments on free-will. These arguments suggest a distinction between a use of ‘want’, simply to introduce what determines the agent's choice and one that attributes pleasure at some prospect.

Keywords: free-will; arguments; want; agent; attributes; pleasure

Chapter.  10440 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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