“Roog” was the first story Philip K. Dick sold, but “Beyond Lies the Wub” was the first he saw in print. It was published in the summer of 1952 in… 714 more words
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Seneca greets his dearest Lucilius.
1. You are doing an excellent thing, one which will be wholesome for you, if, as you write me, you are persisting in your effort to attain sound understanding; it is foolish to pray for this when you can acquire it from yourself. 1,481 more words
William Hasker notes in ‘The Emergent Self’ that:
‘Mechanistic causation and mechanastic explanation are fundamentally nonteleological.’ (p. 63)
In light of this, which I take to be a fairly accurate description of mechanistic philosophy, there cannot be a fully mechanistic account of human action. 30 more words