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Laws of Nature
John Carroll undertakes a careful philosophical examination of laws of nature, causation, and other related topics. He argues that laws of nature are not susceptible to the sort of philosophical treatment preferred by empiricists. Indeed he shows that empirically pure matters of fact need not even determine what the laws are. Similar, even stronger, conclusions are drawn ...more
Hardcover, 216 pages
Published December 22nd 2003 by Cambridge University Press
(first published February 25th 1994)
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