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Causation

A Variety of Causes

ISBN : 9780199251469

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Author: 
Paul Noordhof
Pages
576 Pages
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Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2020
This is the first book length defence of a counterfactual theory of causation. The analysis defended is new. It expresses the idea that, independent of its competitors, a cause raises the chance of an ... Read more

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Because Without Cause: Non-Causal Explanations in Science and Mathematics

ISBN : 9780190269487

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¥14,168
Author: 
Marc Lange
Pages
512 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2016
Not all scientific explanations work by describing causal connections between events or the world's overall causal structure. Some mathematical proofs explain why the theorems being proved hold. In th ... Read more

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Causation and Its Basis in Fundamental Physics

ISBN : 9780199936205

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¥13,398
Author: 
Douglas Kutach
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 237 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
This book is the first comprehensive attempt to solve what Hartry Field has called "the central problem in the metaphysics of causation": the problem of reconciling the need for causal notions in the ... Read more

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Causation and Laws of Nature in Early Modern Philosophy

ISBN : 9780199664689

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¥7,304
Author: 
Walter R. Ott
Pages
274 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
157 x 233 mm
Pub date
Dec 2012
Some philosophers think physical explanations stand on their own: what happens, happens because things have the properties they do. Others think that any such explanation is incomplete: what happens i ... Read more

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Causation: A User's Guide

ISBN : 9780199673445

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¥14,795
Author: 
L. A. Paul; Ned Hall
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2013
Causation is at once familiar and mysterious. Many believe that the causal relation is not directly observable, but that we nevertheless can somehow detect its presence in the world. Common sense seem ... Read more

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Causation: A User's Guide

ISBN : 9780199673452

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¥4,840
Author: 
L. A. Paul; Ned Hall
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 233 mm
Pub date
May 2013
Causation is at once familiar and mysterious. Many believe that the causal relation is not directly observable, but that we nevertheless can somehow detect its presence in the world. Common sense seem ... Read more

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Causation: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199684434

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¥1,628
Author: 
Stephen Mumford; Rani Lill Anjum
Pages
144 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
114 x 173 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
Series
Very Short Introductions
Thought-provoking introduction to a core topic in philosophy An engaging introduction to the key theories of causation and the surrounding debates and controversies Explores the integral part c ... Read more

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Efficient Causation: A History

ISBN : 9780199782178

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¥6,611
Author: 
Tad M. Schmaltz
Pages
392 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
144 x 220 mm
Pub date
Nov 2014
Series
Oxford Philosophical Concepts
Causation is now commonly supposed to involve a succession that instantiates some law-like regularity. Efficient Causation: A History examines how our modern notion developed from a very different und ... Read more

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Getting Causes from Powers

ISBN : 9780198709626

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¥5,291
Author: 
Stephen Mumford; Rani Lill Anjum
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
139 x 216 mm
Pub date
Dec 2014
Causation is everywhere in the world: it features in every science and technology. But how much do we truly understand it? Do we know what it means to say that one thing is a cause of another and do w ... Read more

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The Oxford Handbook of Causation

ISBN : 9780199642588

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¥6,391
Author: 
Helen Beebee; Christopher Hitchcock; Peter Menzies
Pages
806 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
171 x 247 mm
Pub date
Jan 2012
Series
Oxford Handbooks in Philosophy
Causation is a central topic in many areas of philosophy. In metaphysics, philosophers want to know what causation is, and how it is related to laws of nature, probability, action, and freedom of the ... Read more

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