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International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 18 (1):27 – 39 (2004)
|Abstract||This article deals with mechanisms conceived as composed of entities and activities. In response to many perplexities about the nature of activities, a number of arguments are developed concerning their epistemic and ontological status. Some questions concerning the relations between cause and causal explanation and mechanisms are also addressed.|
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