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August 2, 2019

Cantina Conversation- A Debate on Free Will

In this Cantina Conversation, Steve and Ken attempt some philosophy and debate the existence of free will.  This is a debate we have had before and this time we are putting it on the podcast.  If you enjoy this episode and wish to learn more on Free Will, Determinism, Compatibilism, or philosophy in general use the links below to get to some of our favorite resources. Let us know what you think in the comments section of www.thenerdcantina.com/show27 or at www.thenerdcantina.com/community.


Crash Course on free will vs determinism- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vCGtkDzELAI&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNgK6MZucdYldNkMybYIHKR&t=0s

Crash Course on Compatibilism- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KETTtiprINU&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNgK6MZucdYldNkMybYIHKR&index=26

Sam Harris on free will- https://samharris.org/podcasts/free-will-revisited/

Sam Harris vs Sean Carroll debate free will- https://danielmiessler.com/blog/sam-harris-vs-sean-carol-on-free-will/


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