xviii, 315 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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Topics in contemporary philosophy.
"A Bradford book."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Explaining four psychological asymmetries in causal reasoning: implications of causal assumptions for coherence Causality and computation Actual causes and thought experiments What's wrong with neuron diagrams? Mackie remixed Occasional causes In defense of explanatory deductivism Goal-directed action and teleological explanation Van Fraassens Dutch book argument against explanationism Counterfactuals in economics: a commentary Why don't you want to be rich? preference explanation on the basis of causal structure Decisions, intentions, urges, and free will: why Libet has not shown what he says he has Constitutive overdetermination Ex nihilo nihil fit: arguments new and old for the principle of sufficient reason.