Reviews “Neurophilosophy of Free Will: From Libertarian Illusions to a Concept of Natural Autonomy (Bradford Books)”

Neurophilosophy of Free Will: From Libertarian Illusions to a Concept of Natural Autonomy (Bradford Books)

Neuroscientists routinely investigate such classical philosophical topics
as consciousness, thought, language, meaning, aesthetics, and death. According to
Henrik Walter, philosophers should in turn embrace the wealth of research findings
and ideas provided by neuroscience. In this book Walter applies the methodology of
neurophilosophy to one of philosophy’s central challenges, the notion of free will.
Neurophilosophical conclusions are based on, and consistent with, scientific
knowledge about the brain and its functioning.Walter’s answer to whether there is
free will is, It depends. The basic questions concerning free will are (1) whether
we are able to choose other than we actually do, (2) w

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