Journals Higher Education



Published: 10 March 1988

376 Pages | 1 figure

ISBN: 9780198249627

Bookseller Code (06)


A Realist Approach

Michael Tooley

A Clarendon Press Publication

Tooley here sets out and defends realist accounts of traditional empiricist explanations of causation and laws of nature, arguing that since reductionist accounts of causation are exposed to decisive objections, empiricists must break with that tradition.