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Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 84 (2):175–197 (2003)
|Abstract||A novel motivation for a Humean projectivist construal of our concept of scientific law is provided. The analysis is partially developed and used to explain intuitions that are problematic for a Humean reductionist construal of lawhood. A possible non-Humean rejoinder is discussed and rejected. In an appendix, further intuitions that are problematic for Humean reductionists are explained projectively.|
|Keywords||Law Reductionism Explanation Supervenience Science|
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