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Causes and Counterfactuals

  • William Todd

Abstract

We must now analyze the concept of a causal law, both for its own sake and because the analyses to follow will involve the concept. As usual, the solipsist is on the lookout for the most economical analysis, and theories of the Humean sort are unquestionably the most economical.

Keywords

Actual World Causal Connection Ordinary Language Logical Possibility Durable Property 
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Copyright information

© Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague, Netherlands 1968

Authors and Affiliations

  • William Todd
    • 1
  1. 1.University of CincinnatiUSA

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