The City University Of New York Graduate Center
Department Of Philosophy
Alumnus
APA Central Division
CV
Rochester, Michigan, United States of America
  • The Self Beyond Itself is a defense of an incompatibilist, hard determinist view of free will. Free will is here defined in a very strong sense, as the existence of actions that do not result from any causes other than the agent herself. The question of how to define free will, especially whether it consists in the ability to do otherwise, and what the ability to do otherwise amounts to, is not given much consideration in this book.Ravven frames her work in a broad historical context. The kind o…Read more