Readership: Scholars and advanced students in metaphysics and philosophy of mind.
Helen Steward, University of Leeds
Helen Steward studied philosophy, politics, and economics at the University of Oxford. She was a Fellow of Balliol College, Oxford, for many years before moving to the University of Leeds, where she is currently a Senior Lecturer.
1: The Problem
2: 'Up to Us-ness', Agency and Determinism
3: Action as Settling: Some Objections
4: Animal Agency
5: The Epistemological Argument
6: Indeterminism and Intelligibility
7: Responding to the Challenge from Chance: Some Objections
8: Agency, Substance Causation, and Top-Down Causation