Explaining the Brain: Mechanisms and the Mosaic Unity of Neuroscience

Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press (2007)

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Carl F. Craver
Washington University in St. Louis
Abstract
Carl Craver investigates what we are doing when we sue neuroscience to explain what's going on in the brain.
Keywords Neurosciences Philosophy  Brain Philosophy  Neurosciences  Philosophy
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Call number QP356.C73 2007
ISBN(s) 9780199299317   0199299315
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When Mechanistic Models Explain.Carl F. Craver - 2006 - Synthese 153 (3):355-376.
What is a Mechanism? Thinking About Mechanisms Across the Sciences.Phyllis Illari & Jon Williamson - 2012 - European Journal for Philosophy of Science 2 (1):119-135.

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