Commonsense Causation
Baker (Lynne Rudder)
Source: Baker (Lynne) - The Metaphysics of Everyday Life: An Essay in Practical Realism, Chapter 5
Paper - Abstract

Paper Summary


Sections

  1. Jaegwon Kim's arguments against nonreductive mental causation1 – 99
  2. Does Kim's key argument generalize to all macrocausation2? – 104
  3. Response to Kim's key argument – 106
  4. An account of nonreductive causation3 – 111
  5. Saving nonreductive materialism – 116
  6. Conclusion – 119

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