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Introduction

Martha Klein

in Determinism, Blameworthiness, and Deprivation

Published in print May 1990 | ISBN: 9780198248347
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191681134 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198248347.003.0001

Series: Oxford Philosophical Monographs

Introduction

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This introductory chapter sets out the purpose of the book, which is to examine the debate about determinism and moral responsibility, prompted by dissatisfaction with compatibilism and an uneasiness about incompatibilism. It also presents an overview of the subsequent chapters.

Keywords: compatibilism; incompatibilism; determinism; moral responsibility

Chapter.  1890 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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