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Re: newbie with a question..

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Posted by Wordsmith on Friday, November 22, 2002 at 15:54:48 :

In Reply to: newbie with a question.. posted by glass on Friday, November 22, 2002 at 11:01:16 :

: hi,
: i haven't been formally grilled in philosophy, so apologies if this makes no sense or is textbook material.

: determinism (the newtonian variety) would deny free will without implying the existence of God. does that make it a counter to existensialism of sorts..? if not, where does it stand?

Not sure, but Newton, if I rightly recall, was a theist.

Wordsmith : )

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