On 7/18/2012 6:28 AM, R AM wrote:
On Wed, Jul 18, 2012 at 2:12 PM, Bruno Marchal <marc...@ulb.ac.be
Well ... you are the one who continue to mock free-will, despite many of
given new precise, and compatibilist, definition of it, and you do this
making precise that you limit yourself to the non sensical notion.
Dear Bruno, compatibilist free-will is defined as "without coercion". Metaphisical
(non-compatibilist) free-will is a property or ability people claim to have when making
decisions (i.e. they are so absolutely free that even natural law does not coerce them).
Compatibilist free-will is NOT something people have, since it is defined by the
external situation to the agent (i.e. the agent is not externally constrained).
That seems like a strange conception of what it means "to have". I have a motorcycle.
The fact that it is external and is mine because I paid for it and it is registered in my
name doesn't negate my having it.
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