- Terrey West
- Virginia Beach, VA
- United States
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Do the laws of physics necessitate determinism?
Chemistry is a science. All actions and reactions are based on the laws of physics, and victims to environmental variables, pressure, temperature, volume, etc.
The human brain is based on a complex solution of chemistry. Decisions have not been shown to originate anywhere except for the brain. A soul cannot be discussed in this debate unless scientific evidence for the existence of the soul, and its impact on free will is provided with proper citations prior to argument.
1) Does this evidence provide a logical grounds for adopting a Deterministic worldview?
2) Is a Deterministic worldview beneficial or harmful to society?