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Free Will: Dissolving the question

(Apologies for setting up this meeting so late)

 

LW has a Free WIll wiki that poses the question and talks about what
is NOT an answer.
http://wiki.lesswrong.com/wiki/Free_will

It also has a few posts that dissolves the question.
http://wiki.lesswrong.com/wiki/Free_will_(solution)

I think the words used in LW are a bit hard hitting in that they claim
that "Free Will" is one of the easiest reductionist problem that is
completely dissolved. I don't find it so trivial, and like you I'm not
sure I can explain it to another person convincingly.

Also, Scott Aaronson (a theoretical computer scientist I admire)
recently answered to "Do you believe in free will?" as follows:
http://www.scottaaronson.com/blog/?p=1385#comment-73573
- Looking forward to his essay.

Anyhow, I think it's an interesting enough topic. Hopefully people do
the reading.

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