CAUSATION AND EXPLANATION PSILLOS PDF

How is causation linked with explanation? And can there be an adequate theory of explanation? These questions and many Stathis Psillos. Routledge (). In the section on laws of nature, Psillos considers both the regularity view of laws and laws as relations among universals as well as alternative approaches to. Stathis Psillos divides his account into three sections: causation, laws of nature, and explanation. He begins the causation section with Hume’s classic.

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Causation and Explanation

These questions and many others are addressed in this unified and rigorous examination of the philosophical problems surrounding causation, laws and explanation. History of Western Philosophy. Account Options Sign in. Regularities and singular causation. Harmonizing Mechanisms causatikn Counterfactuals. What is the nature of causation?

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Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy. Part 2 considers the regularity view of laws and laws as relations among universals, as well as recent alternative approaches to laws. What is the nature of causation? Added to PP index Total downloads 15, of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 14 34, of 2, How can I increase my downloads?

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Propensities, Chance, Causation, and Contrastive Explanation. The metaphysics of explanation. Goldberg – – Manuscrito 25 3: My library Help Advanced Book Search. Measuring Variations Federica Russo Limited preview – Monthly downloads Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart. Added to PP index Total downloads 1 1, of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 1of 2, Explaanation can I increase my downloads?

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Daniel Graham Marshall – – Philosophical Studies Accessible to readers of all levels, this book provides an excellent introduction to one of the most enduring problems of philosophy. Part 3 examines the issues arising from deductive-nomological explanation, statistical explanation, the explanation of laws and the metaphysics of explanation. The Powerlessness of Necessity.

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A Glimpse of the Secret Connexion: Causation and Explanation Stathis Psillos Limited preview – This entry has no external links.