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Making Things HappenA Theory of Causal Explanation$
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James Woodward

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780195155273

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2005

DOI: 10.1093/0195155270.001.0001

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Causal Interpretation in Structural Models

Causal Interpretation in Structural Models

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Making Things Happen

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This chapter applies the ideas about intervention and invariance developed in previous chapters to so-called causal models of the sort used in the social, behavioral, and biomedical sciences. Both regression models and structural equation models are explored and a modularity condition is defended in connection with the latter. Connections with the Causal Markov condition are also briefly discussed.

Keywords:   causal models, regression, structural equations, modularity, Causal Markov condition

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