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The Resource Causation : a very short introduction, Stephen Mumford and Rani Lill Anjum

Causation : a very short introduction, Stephen Mumford and Rani Lill Anjum

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Causation : a very short introduction
Title
Causation
Title remainder
a very short introduction
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Mumford and Rani Lill Anjum
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Without cause and effect, there would be no science or technology, no moral responsibility, and no system of law. Causation is therefore the most fundamental connection in the universe and a core topic of philosophical thought. This 'Very Short Introduction' introduces all of the main theories of causation and its key debates
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YDXCP
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Mumford, Stephen
Dewey number
122
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BD541
LC item number
.M86 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Anjum, Rani Lill
Series statement
Very short introduction
Series volume
371
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  • Causation
  • Causation
  • Kausalität
  • Philosophie
  • Kausalitet
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy
Label
Causation : a very short introduction, Stephen Mumford and Rani Lill Anjum
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-123) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The problem : what's the matter with causation? -- Regularity : causation without connection? -- Time and space : do causes occur before their effects? -- Necessity : do causes guarantee their effects? -- Counterfactual dependence : do causes make a difference? -- Physicalism : is it all transference? -- Pluralism : is causation many different things? -- Primitivism : is causation the most basic thing? -- Dispositionalism : what tends to be? -- Finding causes : where are they?
Control code
ocn830367917
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780199684434
Lccn
2013941081
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o830367917
  • (OCoLC)830367917
Label
Causation : a very short introduction, Stephen Mumford and Rani Lill Anjum
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-123) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The problem : what's the matter with causation? -- Regularity : causation without connection? -- Time and space : do causes occur before their effects? -- Necessity : do causes guarantee their effects? -- Counterfactual dependence : do causes make a difference? -- Physicalism : is it all transference? -- Pluralism : is causation many different things? -- Primitivism : is causation the most basic thing? -- Dispositionalism : what tends to be? -- Finding causes : where are they?
Control code
ocn830367917
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780199684434
Lccn
2013941081
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o830367917
  • (OCoLC)830367917

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