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Hüttemann, Andreas

Ursachen

[Causes]

Series:Grundthemen Philosophie

19,95 € / $28.00 / £14.99*

Paperback
Publication Date:
August 2013
ISBN
978-3-11-019047-2
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Overview

Aims and Scope

The concept of cause plays a central role in explaining, controlling, and assigning responsibility for events. Despite the concept’s long history in philosophy, there is still no clear consensus on whether strict causal relationships even exist.

This new volume follows the proven format of the Basic Questions in Philosophy series:After a discussion of the concept's history, the author offershis ownapproach with a view tocontemporary debates, linking current perspectives in philosophy with modern theories in the natural sciences.

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Details

23 x 15.5 cm
Approx. 216 pages
Language:
German
Type of Publication:
Monograph
Keyword(s):
Philosophy of Science; Metaphysics
Readership:
Students (Philosophy), Academics

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"Diese aktuelle Übersicht ist im deutschen Sprachraum konkurrenzlos."
Rüdiger Vaas in: der blaue reiter 35/2014

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