Free will

2017-07-30T21:08:04+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Free will in theology, Life Is a Dream, Problem of mental causation, Qadariyah, Akrasia, Agency (LDS Church), Elbow Room (book), Libertarianism (metaphysics), Arbitrariness, Free Will (book), Peter van Inwagen, Free will theorem, Freedom Evolves, Agency (philosophy), Physical determinism, Indeterminism, Predeterminism, Dickinson S. Miller, Harry Frankfurt flashcards Free will
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  • Free will in theology
    Free will in theology is an important part of the debate on free will in general.
  • Life Is a Dream
    Life Is a Dream (Spanish: La vida es sueño [la ˈβiða es ˈsweɲo]) is a Spanish-language play by Pedro Calderón de la Barca.
  • Problem of mental causation
    The problem of mental causation is a conceptual issue in the philosophy of mind.
  • Qadariyah
    Qadariyah (or Qadariya) is an originally derogatory term designating early Islamic theologians who asserted that humans possess free will, whose exercise makes them responsible for their actions, justifying divine punishment and absolving God of responsibility for evil in the world.
  • Akrasia
    Akrasia (/əˈkreɪzɪə/; Greek ἀκρασία, "lacking command"), occasionally transliterated as acrasia or Anglicised as acrasy or acracy, is described as a lack of self-control or the state of acting against one's better judgement.
  • Agency (LDS Church)
    Agency (also referred to as free agency or moral agency), in Latter-day Saint theology, is "the privilege of choice which was introduced by God the Eternal Father to all of his spirit children in the premortal state".
  • Elbow Room (book)
    Elbow Room: The Varieties of Free Will Worth Wanting is a 1984 book by the American philosopher Daniel Dennett, in which Dennett discusses the philosophical issues of free will and determinism.
  • Libertarianism (metaphysics)
    Libertarianism is one of the main philosophical positions related to the problems of free will and determinism, which are part of the larger domain of metaphysics.
  • Arbitrariness
    Arbitrariness is the quality of being "determined by chance, whim, or impulse, and not by necessity, reason, or principle".
  • Free Will (book)
    Free Will is a 2012 book by the American author and neuroscientist Sam Harris.
  • Peter van Inwagen
    Peter van Inwagen (born September 21, 1942) is an American analytic philosopher and the John Cardinal O'Hara Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame.
  • Free will theorem
    The free will theorem of John H.
  • Freedom Evolves
    Freedom Evolves is a 2003 popular science and philosophy book by Daniel C.
  • Agency (philosophy)
    In economics, psychology, social cybernetics, sociology and philosophy, agency is the capacity of an actor (a person or other entity, human or any living being in general, or soul-consciousness in religion) to act in any given environment.
  • Physical determinism
    Physical determinism generally refers to the assertion of a deterministic physical universe (greater physical system).
  • Indeterminism
    Indeterminism is the concept that events (certain events, or events of certain types) are not caused, or not caused deterministically (cf. causality) by prior events.
  • Predeterminism
    Predeterminism is the idea that all events are determined in advance.
  • Dickinson S. Miller
    Dickinson Sargeant Miller (October 7, 1868 – November 13, 1963) worked with many world-renowned philosophers, including William James, George Santayana, John Dewey, Edmund Husserl, and Ludwig Wittgenstein.
  • Harry Frankfurt
    Harry Gordon Frankfurt (born May 29, 1929) is an American philosopher.