The Monist 105 (2):147-155 (2022)

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Meir Hemmo
University of Haifa
Orly Shenker
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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We give a general background describing how the notion of levels of reality comes about in contemporary nonreductive approaches to the special sciences, what the notion of levels means in these approaches, its role in our scientific outlook of the world, and why it is important.
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