Ceteris Paribus, I Could Have Done Otherwise
Article first published online: 28 MAY 2014
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Whittle, A. (2014), Ceteris Paribus, I Could Have Done Otherwise. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research. doi: 10.1111/phpr.12111
- Article first published online: 28 MAY 2014
In this paper, I explore an alternative to the Principle of Alternate Possibilities for Moral Responsibility—the Ceteris Paribus Principle of Alternative Possibilities for Moral Responsibility. I consider motivations for this principle and answer some objections to it.