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Episode 7: Frankfurt Cases with Carolina Sartorio The Free Will Show

In this episode, Carolina Sartorio explains “Frankfurt cases”—cases that call into question the intuitive idea, sometimes called the principle of alternative possibilities (“PAP” for short), according to which moral responsibility requires alternative possibilities. After talking through one type of objection to Frankfurt cases, Carolina discusses the significance of Frankfurt cases, which she argues extends beyond their role as alleged counterexamples to PAP.Carolina’s Website: http://sartorio.arizona.edu/Carolina’s Book: https://global.oup.com/academic/product/causation-and-free-will-9780198746799?cc=ca&lang=en&Frankfurt’s Paper: https://philpapers.org/rec/FRAAPA-8Mele and Robb’s Paper: https://philpapers.org/rec/MELRFCIf you have a question you’d like us to answer in our Q&A episode, get in touch with us at thefreewillshow@gmail.com, via the show’s website: thefreewillshow.com, or through social media:Twitter: https://twitter.com/thefreewillshowInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/thefreewillshow/?hl=enFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/The-Free-Will-Show-105535031200408/
  1. Episode 7: Frankfurt Cases with Carolina Sartorio
  2. Episod 6: The Problem of Luck with Alfred Mele
  3. Episode 5: The Consequence Argument with Peter van Inwagen
  4. Episode 4: Divine Foreknowledge with Linda Zagzebski
  5. Episode 3: Logical Fatalism with Alicia Finch

Episode 0

Who Are We, and What Is This Podcast?

Episode 1

Introduction to Debates About Free Will

Episode 2

Fatalism, Foreknowledge, and Determinism with John Martin Fischer

Episode 3

Logical Fatalism with Alicia Finch

Episode 4

Divine Foreknowledge with Linda Zagzebski

Episode 6

The Problem of Luck with Alfred Mele

Episode 8

Manipulation Arguments with Derk Pereboom

Release Date: October 26, 2020

Episode 5

The Consequence Argument with Peter van Inwagen

Episode 7

Frankfurt Cases with Carolina Sartorio