The Resource The freedom of the will,, by J.R. Lucas

The freedom of the will,, by J.R. Lucas

Label
The freedom of the will,
Title
The freedom of the will,
Statement of responsibility
by J.R. Lucas
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lucas, J. R.
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1461
LC item number
.L78
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Free will and determinism
  • Libre arbitre et déterminisme
  • Free will and determinism
  • Vrije wil
  • Volonté
  • Libre arbitre et déterminisme
  • Willensfreiheit
Label
The freedom of the will,, by J.R. Lucas
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [174]-176
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Freedom and philosophy -- Responsibility and freedom -- The common sense reply -- Necessity and constraint -- Determinism without tears -- Determinism and responsibility -- Prediction -- Causes and explanations -- Regularity and rational explations -- Regularity and rational explanations -- Partial and complete explanations -- General arguments for and against determinism -- Types of determinism -- Logical determinism or fatalism -- Theological determinism: omniscience and foreknowledge -- Psyshological determinism -- Physical determinsim -- Reformulation of physical determinism -- Arguments in fabour of physical determinism -- Criticisms of metaphysical materialism -- Quantum mechanics -- The presupposition of thought -- Self-reference -- Referiing -- Godel numbering and Godel's theorem -- The application of Godel's theorum -- Objections to Godeliam argument -- Dialogues and intuitions -- Mathematical theology -- Reflections on the Godelian argument -- Consequences
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 181 pages
Isbn
9780198243434
Lccn
73524213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00105645
  • (OCoLC)ocm00105645
Label
The freedom of the will,, by J.R. Lucas
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [174]-176
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Freedom and philosophy -- Responsibility and freedom -- The common sense reply -- Necessity and constraint -- Determinism without tears -- Determinism and responsibility -- Prediction -- Causes and explanations -- Regularity and rational explations -- Regularity and rational explanations -- Partial and complete explanations -- General arguments for and against determinism -- Types of determinism -- Logical determinism or fatalism -- Theological determinism: omniscience and foreknowledge -- Psyshological determinism -- Physical determinsim -- Reformulation of physical determinism -- Arguments in fabour of physical determinism -- Criticisms of metaphysical materialism -- Quantum mechanics -- The presupposition of thought -- Self-reference -- Referiing -- Godel numbering and Godel's theorem -- The application of Godel's theorum -- Objections to Godeliam argument -- Dialogues and intuitions -- Mathematical theology -- Reflections on the Godelian argument -- Consequences
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 181 pages
Isbn
9780198243434
Lccn
73524213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00105645
  • (OCoLC)ocm00105645

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