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Real Alternatives, Leibniz's Metaphysics of Choice

Real Alternatives, Leibniz's Metaphysics of Choice( )
Author: Savage, Reginald O.
Series title:Philosophical Studies Ser.
Publication Date:Apr 1998
Publisher:Springer Netherlands
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $159.99
Book Description:

In the `Preliminary Dissertation' of his Theodicy, Leibniz declares himself an apologist for the compatibilist doctrines of original sin, election and reprobation propounded by the theologians of the Augsburg Confession. According to those theologians, man's actions are determined but man retains the power to act otherwise and therefore is responsible for his actions. Savage argues that Leibniz, in formulating his apology, availed himself of both his doctrine of possible worlds and his...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Philosophy / Individual Philosophers
Psychology / General
Philosophy / Free Will & Determinism
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.045 x 9.165 Inches
Book Weight:2.332 Pounds

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