The Resource Making things happen : a theory of causal explanation, James Woodward

Making things happen : a theory of causal explanation, James Woodward

Label
Making things happen : a theory of causal explanation
Title
Making things happen
Title remainder
a theory of causal explanation
Statement of responsibility
James Woodward
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Woodward's volume is an attempt to construct a comprehensive account of causation explanation that applies to a wide variety of causal and explanatory claims in different areas of science and everyday life
Member of
Cataloging source
LGG
Dewey number
122
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BD541
LC item number
.W64 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford studies in philosophy of science
Label
Making things happen : a theory of causal explanation, James Woodward
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 398-406) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • A Counterfactual Theory of Causal Explanation
  • 6.
  • Invariance
  • 7.
  • Causal Interpretation in Structural Models
  • 8.
  • The Causal Mechanical and Unificationist Models of Explanation
  • 1.
  • Introduction and Preview
  • 2.
  • Causation and Manipulation
  • 3.
  • Interventions, Agency, and Counterfactuals
  • 4.
  • Causal Explanation: Background and Criticism
Control code
ocn252582699
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 410 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198035336
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b20963336
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)252582699
  • acaebk0198035330

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