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Getting Causes from Powers

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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 we understand what in the world drives causation? Getting Causes from Powers develops a new and original theory of causation based on an ontology of real powers or dispositions ...more
Hardcover, 254 pages
Published November 15th 2011 by OUP Oxford
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First full-length dispositional account of efficient causation. Lots to think about!
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