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Published: 18 April 2019

208 Pages


ISBN: 9780198822479

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Reasons Why

Bradford Skow

  • Presents and defends a new causal theory of explanation
  • New, clear theoretical framework for evaluating theories of explanation
  • Examines teleological explanation and reasons for action, two topics usually ignored by work on "scientific" explanation
  • Contains an overview of the history of its topic, informed by its theoretical perspective