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Philosophical and Scientific Perspectives on Downward Causation

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Philosophical and Scientific Perspectives on Downward Causation
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Philosophical and Scientific Perspectives on Downward Causation
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Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy
Philosophical and Scientific Perspectives on Downward Causation
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Philosophical and Scientific Perspectives on Downward Causation
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Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- 1 Downward Causation: An Opinionated Introduction -- PART I Downward Causation and the Metaphysics of Causation -- 2 Three Grades of Downward Causation -- 3 Downward Causation -- 4 Higher-Level, Downward and Specific Causation -- 5 Powers and Downward Causation -- 6 Emergence and Demergence -- 7 Power Mereology: Structural Powers versus Substantial Powers -- PART II Downward Causation and the Sciences -- 8 The Use of Downward Causation in Condensed Matter Physics -- 9 Prospects for Strong Emergence in Chemistry -- 10 Causality and Levels of Explanation in Biology -- 11 The Interlacing of Upward and Downward Causation in Complex Living Systems: On Interactions, Self-Organization, Emergence and Wholeness -- 12 Top-Down Causation in Biology and Neuroscience: Control Hierarchies -- 13 Early Complexity in Human Development -- 14 Scientific Emergentism and Its Move beyond (Direct) Downward Causation -- PART III Downward Causation, Mind and Agency -- 15 The Mental Causation Debate and Qua Problems -- 16 Agent-Causation-Neither Upward Nor Downward -- 17 The Compatibility of Downward Causation and Emergence -- 18 Three Views on Mental Downward Causation -- Contributors -- Index
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