Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2011

Abstract

My aim in this paper is to make a case for the singularist view from the perspective of a mechanical theory of causation (Glennan 1996, 1997, 2010, forthcoming), and to explain what, from this perspective, causal generalizations mean, and what role they play within the mechanical theory.

Comments

Final definitive version available in Causality in the Sciences by Oxford University Press

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