Chapter 12. Liberty, Necessity, and the Will

  1. Saul Traiger
  1. Tony Pitson

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776377.ch12

The Blackwell Guide to Hume's Treatise

The Blackwell Guide to Hume's Treatise

How to Cite

Pitson, T. (2006) Liberty, Necessity, and the Will, in The Blackwell Guide to Hume's Treatise (ed S. Traiger), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776377.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405115087

Online ISBN: 9780470776377

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Keywords:

  • liberty;
  • cause and effect;
  • necessity;
  • cniversal causation;
  • compatibilism

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Doctrine of Necessity

  • The Doctrine of Liberty

  • Hume's Compatibilism

  • Notes

  • References

  • Further reading