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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explanatiom Science Logic and Mathematics. An Account of Scientific Explanation. Causation, Misc in Metaphysics. 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 laws.

Part 3 examines the issues arising from deductive-nomological explanation, statistical explanation, the explanation of laws and the metaphysics of explanation. Schoonhoven – – Dissertation, University of Michigan.

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What is the nature of causation? Lsillos 1 of this book explores Hume’s views on causation, theories of singular causation, and counterfactual and mechanistic approaches.

Causation and Explanation

Nora Berenstain – – Synthese 9: Laws as relations among universals. How is causation linked with explanation? Contents Hume on causation. Causality and Causal Modelling in the Social Sciences: My library Help Advanced Book Search. Stathos Psillos – manuscript. Against the Contrastive Account of Singular Causation.

Added to PP index Total downloads 15, of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 14 34, of 2, How can I increase my downloads? Regularities and singular causation. Sign in to use this feature. Eric Marcus – – Harvard University Press.

A Glimpse of the Secret Connexion: Stathis Psillos – – Routledge. Accessible to students of all levels the author provides an excellent introduction to one of the most enduring problems of philosophy.

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Causation, Miscellaneous in Metaphysics. Request removal from index. In the final section on explanation he examines in detail the issues arising from deductive-nomological explanation and statistical explanation Measuring Variations Federica Russo Limited preview – The metaphysics of explanation. Sign in to use this feature.

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Part 2 considers the regularity view of laws and laws as relations among universals, as well as recent alternative approaches to laws. Request removal from index. How is causation linked with explanation?

Michael Strevens – – Causatiom University Press. Mechanisms, Laws, and Regularities. Causation and Explanation Stathis Psillos Limited preview – And can there be an adequate theory of explanation?

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What is the nature of causation? Harmonizing Mechanisms with Counterfactuals. The Insufficiency of Nomological Explanation. This entry has no external links.

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