The Metaphysics of Omissions

Philosophy Compass 10 (3):208-218 (2015)

Sara Bernstein
University of Notre Dame
Omissions – any events, actions, or things that do not occur – are central to numerous debates in causation and ethics. This article surveys views on what omissions are, whether they are causally efficacious, and how they ground moral responsibility
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