In this paper we offer some ideas on the relationship between metaphysics of causation and common explanatory practices of behaviour. We first sug- gest a sort of “negotiating model” for theorizing about mental causation, and then examine the so-called causal closure argument focusing on some morals one can draw from it that further illustrate the model we recom- mend.

The End ofthe World? Mental Causation, Explanation and Metaphysics

Di Francesco M;TOMASETTA A
2015

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In this paper we offer some ideas on the relationship between metaphysics of causation and common explanatory practices of behaviour. We first sug- gest a sort of “negotiating model” for theorizing about mental causation, and then examine the so-called causal closure argument focusing on some morals one can draw from it that further illustrate the model we recom- mend.
explanatory practices. ; mental causation; causal closure
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