Persons and Causes: The Metaphysics of Free Will

Paperback | October 15, 2002

byTimothy OConnor

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This provocative book refurbishes the traditional account of freedom of will as reasons-guided "agent" causation, situating its account within a general metaphysics. O'Connor's discussion of the general concept of causation and of ontological reductionism v. emergence will specially interestmetaphysicians and philosophers of mind.

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This provocative book refurbishes the traditional account of freedom of will as reasons-guided "agent" causation, situating its account within a general metaphysics. O'Connor's discussion of the general concept of causation and of ontological reductionism v. emergence will specially interestmetaphysicians and philosophers of mind.

Timothy O'Connor is at Indiana University.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 5.98 × 9.09 × 0.59 inPublished:October 15, 2002Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:019515374X

ISBN - 13:9780195153743

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"O'Connor....is gifted and productive philosopher who will undoubtedly have more to say about the free will issue."--Philosophia Christi