Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 May 2019

312 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190939274

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Paul Humphreys

  • Argues that synchronic accounts cannot capture important aspects of emergence
  • Develops a novel form of diachronic emergence called transformational emergence
  • Extends the author's influential account of fusion emergence
  • Can be used as an introduction to modern theories of emergence as it covers and assesses most of the principal approaches to the subject

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