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The talk by Gregg Caruso is on skepticism of free will as a belief. Currently the speaker works as an associate professor of philosophy at Corning Community College (SUNY). He is also the Editor in Chief of Science, Religion and Culture. He received his PhD and Masters from the City University of New York, Graduate Center in philosophy. Previously he was educated at William Paterson University, receiving his BA also in philosophy.
The content of the talk by Gregg Caruso likely mimics what the author wrote about in his book 'Free Will and Consciousness: A Determinist Account of the Illusion of Free Will.' He also edited 'Exploring the Illusion of Free Will and Moral Responsibility' and 'Science and Religion: 5 Questions.'
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Gregg Caruso's Free Will Talk Says Society Would Benefit Without this View
In his free will talk, Gregg Caruso discusses how the belief in free will has a dark side and declares we would be better off without this view. As a free will skeptic, the speaker denies its... Read More