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Harry G. Frankfurt, "Alternate Possibilities and Moral Responsibility"

  1. How does Frankfurt formulate the Principle of Alternate Possibilities?
      a. A person has free will only if he was able to do otherwise.
      b. A person is morally responsible for what he has done only if determinism is false.
      c. A person is morally responsible for what he has done only if it was possible that he did something else.
      d. A person is morally responsible for what he has done only if he could have done otherwise.
  2. Why might someone resist Frankfurt's case involving Jones3 as a genuine counterexample to PAP?
      a. The case straightforwardly includes alternative possibilities.
      b. The case is too implausible to be believed.
      c. The case is not one in which Jones is morally responsible.
      d. The case presupposes the truth of determinism.
  3. In Frankfurt's case involving Jones4, what role does Black play?
      a. Coercer
      b. Counterfactual intervener
      c. Actual threat
      d. Brain manipulator
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