Questions: Philosophy for Young People

Volume 14, Summer 2014

Jared Corbet
Pages 13-16

Probabilistic Chains

In this PLATO winning essay, Jared Corbet discusses the strength of the hard determinism argument against the notion of free will through historical lenses and comparisons to alternative theories such as libertarianism and compatibilism. Corbet in the end finds hard determinism to be the most logical explanation.