Jun 062014

On Thursday’s episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, I chatted about “Responsibility & Luck, Chapter Two” with listeners. The podcast of that episode is now available for streaming or downloading. You’ll find it on the episode’s archive page, as well as below.

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Podcast: Chat on Responsibility & Luck, Chapter Two

What are some of the common proposed solutions to the problem of moral luck? How and why do they fail? I will answer these questions and more in this live discussion of Chapter Two of my book, Responsibility & Luck: A Defense of Praise and Blame.

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  • Review and about the proposed solutions
  • The Epistemic Solution
  • The Equalization Solution
  • The Identity Solution
  • The Modern Compatibilist Solution
  • The Character-Based Compatibilist Solution
  • The Moral Praise Without Moral Blame Solution
  • The Agency as Illusion Solution



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