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The Resource Dispositions and causal powers, edited by Max Kistler, Bruno Gnassounou, (electronic resource)

Dispositions and causal powers, edited by Max Kistler, Bruno Gnassounou, (electronic resource)

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Dispositions and causal powers
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Dispositions and causal powers
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edited by Max Kistler, Bruno Gnassounou
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eng
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Dispositions and causal powers, edited by Max Kistler, Bruno Gnassounou, (electronic resource)
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Dispositions and causal powers, edited by Max Kistler, Bruno Gnassounou, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-298) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction / Bruno Gnassounou and Max Kistler -- Part I: The metaphysics of dispositions and causal powers -- Dispositions and counterfactuals : from Carnap to Goodman's children and grandchildren / François Schmitz -- Filled in space / Stephen Mumford -- Dispositions and essences / Claudine Tiercelin -- The causal efficacy of macroscopic dispositional properties / Max Kistler -- Opium's virtue dormitive / Cyrille Michon -- Conditional possibility / Bruno Gnassounou -- On ascribing dispositions / Ludger Jansen -- Part II: Dispositions and causal powers in science -- An extended semantic field of dispositions and the grounding role of causal powers / Rom Harré -- What makes a capacity a disposition? / Nancy Cartwright -- Causation, laws and dispositions / Andreas Hüttemann -- Can capacities rescue us from Ceteris Paribus laws? / Markus Schrenk -- Dispositions, relational properties and the quantum world / Mauro Dorato -- Are specific heats dispositions? / Anouk Barberousse
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ix, 303 p.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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