D. Dennett's scientific contributions

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... In fact, they often possess very little control over teleological entities while still partly determining them. And here it is important to distinguish between control and determinationan insight we thank Dennett (1984aDennett ( , 2017 for. It is the absence of control by the field, and the partial independence that teleological entities have from the field, which tends to lead to the common belief that they simply cannot be deterministic. ...