Determinism and freedom in the age of modern science; a philosophical symposium, edited by Sidney Hook.

; Hook, Sidney, 1902-1989, editor ; New York University
[New York] New York University Press, 1958.

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Other Authors Hook, Sidney, 1902-1989,
New York University.
Subjects Free will and determinism.
Libre arbitre et deĢterminisme.
Description xv, 237 pages 21 cm
Copyright Date 1958.
Notes "Proceedings of the first annual New York University Institute of Philosophy, held at Washington Square, New York, February 9 and 10, 1957."
Contents part 1. Determinism in philosophy: The case for determinism / by Brand Blanshard -- Making something happen / by Max Black -- Determinism and novelty / by William Barrett -- part 2. Determinism in modern science: Determinism in modern science / by Percy W. Bridgman -- The relativity of determinism / by Milton K, Munitz -- The case for indeterminism / by Alfred LandeĢ -- Determinism and the cosmos / by Dennis W. Sciama -- part 3. Determinism and responsibility in law and ethics: Legal responsibility and excuses / by H.L.A. Hart -- Hard and soft determinism / by Paul Edwards -- What means this freedom? / by John Hospers -- part 4. Discussion: "Excusing conditions" and moral responsibility / by Elizabeth Lane Beardsley -- Determinism and the justifiability of moral blame / by Richard Brandt -- Determinism and punishment / by Percy W. Bridgman -- Responsibility and avoidability / by Roderick W. Chisholm -- Determinism, freedom, and responsibility / by C.J. Ducasse -- Some reflections on "the case for determinism" / by Carl G. Hempel -- Some further reflections on moral responsibility / by Howard W. Hintz -- Necessity, indeterminism, and sentimentalism / by Sidney Hook -- Punishment as justice and as price; on randomness / by Abba Lerner -- Some notes on determinism / by Ernest Nagel -- Causation, determinism, and the "good" / by F.S.C. Northrop -- Determinism, freedom, moral responsibility, and casual talk / by Arthur Pap -- Some equivocations of the notion of responsibility / by Alfred Schultz -- Observations / by Dennis W. Sciama -- Determinism and the theory of agency / by Richard Taylor -- Common sense and beyond / by Paul Weiss -- On causation / by H. Van R. Wilson.
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