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The main article for this category is Free will.
Free will is often contrasted with Determinism.



Mind control




Action (philosophy)

Action theory (philosophy)

Agency (LDS Church)

Agency (philosophy)


Alvin Plantinga's free will defense


Argument from free will



Conscious automatism

Default effect (psychology)

Dickinson S. Miller

Duration (philosophy)

Elbow Room (book)

Frankfurt cases

Free will

Free will in antiquity

Free will in theology

Free will theorem

Freedom Evolves

Friedrich Nietzsche and free will

Gaussian adaptation

General will

Harry Frankfurt

Higher-order volition

Hobson's choice

Illusionism (philosophy)


Involuntary memory

Libertarianism (metaphysics)

Life Is a Dream

Logical determinism

Lorenzo Valla's Dialogue on Free Will

Mandated choice

Mutual liberty

Neuroscience of free will

Ought implies can

Peter van Inwagen

Philosophical Inquiries into the Essence of Human Freedom

Physical determinism

Positive liberty



Rubicon model (psychology)

Superficial charm


Thought identification

Value of control



Voluntarism (action)


Will to power


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The Indian Express

The Indian Express
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:26:15 -0700

The debate between free will and destiny stems out of ignorance. According to Ramana Maharishi- 'The only freedom man has is to strive for and acquire jnana' (knowledge). Through knowledge comes free will. The freedom to either accept your destiny ...

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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 08:22:30 -0700

We all wonder if we had taken a different path where we might have ended up. And in Rhum and Clay's latest piece, inspired by Stefan Zweig's The Royal Game, chess – a game in which every move has a consequence – becomes the metaphor for the life of ...

Winston-Salem Journal

Winston-Salem Journal
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:49:27 -0700

Luther said he wished the term “free will” had never been invented. It is not found in scripture and is properly applied only to God. When asked how to begin to be godly, he replied that there is no beginning except when Christ enters because ...

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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:07:30 -0700

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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 03:30:00 -0700

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New Scientist

New Scientist
Wed, 05 Aug 2015 10:17:16 -0700

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