Posted: Nov 29, 2016 2:14 pm
by archibald
Fenrir wrote:I don't see how this undermines the possibility of free will. Just because I am not conscious of making a decision does not mean I did not. Much is happening below the surface, so what if I'm not directly aware of it?

Unless you consider my subconscious as not part of me.

Well, is your subconscious part of 'you' (or indeed 'I')?

It depends what is meant by 'you'. If we mean the sense of self you consciously experience, then no it isn't.