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Action and its Explanation$
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David-Hillel Ruben

Print publication date: 2003

Print ISBN-13: 9780198235880

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198235880.001.0001

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A Counterfactual Theory of Causal Explanation

A Counterfactual Theory of Causal Explanation

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(p.185) 6 A Counterfactual Theory of Causal Explanation
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Action and its Explanation
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Ruben David-Hillel

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198235880.003.0007

This chapter turns to the question of the explanation of action. It comments on explanation in general and action explanation in particular, which guides the subsequent discussion of causal action explanation.

Keywords:   causation, explanation, philosophy of action, action explanation, causal action explanation

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