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But then both free will and determinism would be ultimatese and robustly compatible (in the sense of being true on the same bivalent scale), or both conventionalese and equally unproblematic.
The writings of middle-period scholars reveal them to be keen about the role of the self for the free will and determinism dilemma.
To Western philosophers, they smack of "libertarianism," the view that free will and determinism are incompatible, but we do have free will, in which case determinism must be false (or, equivalently, indeterminism must be true).