Compatibilism And Free Will

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Yadata Osman
Dr. Robinson
Survey Philosophical Thought Section 060
Paper 1
Compatibilists compare free will with freedom of action which is the lack of self-control. We are free to make our own choices, and we have free will, if we are not bounded by physical restraints. Freewill is defined as the belief that our behavior is under our own self-control. A determinist, however, would argue and say that people are not free, and therefore are not at fault for their actions. In this essay, I will argue that free will is not valid based on my religious beliefs.
I am a follower of the Christian faith, but my perspective on the subject shifts daily. I am very bias with the concept of freewill and determinism. My perspective tends to follow

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