Difference Between Free Will And Determinism

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Determinism vs. Free Will Determinism is the belief that people have no choice in the chain of events that their lives follow, that is always was and always will be the route their life follows. Free Will is the belief that you choose the path your life follows without any priorly determined result. Some philosophers have reached a middle ground as well, they call this Soft Determinism, or Compatibilism. Compatibilism is the theory that a person’s motives are determined, but the path they choose to take based upon those motives is not. Though there is fierce debate among philosophers about which of these the ultimate answer for how our world operates, I believe determinism is the way the world operates. I think this because of the Universal
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