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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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The Microstructural Causation Hypothesis. 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. Causation, Miscellaneous in Metaphysics. Request removal from index.

Stathis Psillos – – Perspectives on Science 12 3: David Braddon-Mitchell – – Erkenntnis 39 2: Part 1 of this book explores Hume’s views on causation, theories of singular causation, and counterfactual and mechanistic approaches. How is causation linked with explanation?

What is the nature of causation? Mechanisms, Laws, and Regularities. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Thomas Reid on Causation and Scientific Explanation. Accessible to readers of all levels, this book provides an excellent introduction to one of the most enduring problems of philosophy.

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Humean Laws and Explanation. Sign in to use this feature. In the final section on explanation he examines in detail the issues arising from deductive-nomological explanation and statistical explanation before considering the explanation of laws and the metaphysics of explanation.

Contents Hume on causation. Part 3 examines the issues arising from deductive-nomological explanation, statistical explanation, the explanation of laws and the metaphysics of explanation. He is also the author of causwtion Realism: Stathis Psillos University of Athens.

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Causation, Misc in Metaphysics. A Glimpse of the Secret Connexion: The Applicability of Mathematics to Physical Modality. Harmonizing Mechanisms with Counterfactuals. Hausman – – Philosophical Quarterly causatioh