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Unformatted text preview: Nothing more than a bunch of people gathered together who say they understand hard determinism Every event (Ex) has a cause Which was caused by Ew, caused by Ep, The universe has a notion that everything has a cause, but if a different factor occurs then the outcome changes. Closely related to psychological behaviorism Theodicists PHI 8/29/2008 Jose Alvarez Everything works out for the best Closely related to Soft Determinism Murder at Brockton Theodicist things it worked out for the best A regular person regrets that the murder happened Hard determinist regrets murder but says it works out for the best If murder is bad, how can it be for the best Indeterminism Started by William James Close to Radical Free Will The only time that a course of events becomes impossible is when it already happens...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PHI 2010 taught by Professor Stanlick during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Florida.
- Spring '08