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Published: 01 March 2020

514 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780197508671

Bookseller Code (06)

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Because Without Cause

First Edition

Marc Lange

Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Science

  • Proposes philosophical accounts of many kinds of non-causal explanations in science and mathematics
  • Presents an original account of explanations by constraint, concentrating ong a variety of examples from classical physics and special relativity
  • Offers original accounts of several other varieties of non-causal scientific explanation
  • Provides an original account of what makes certain mathematical proofs but not others explain what they prove