Philosophy of Science 88 (1):1-21 (2021)

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Muhammad Ali Khalidi
CUNY Graduate Center
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Kinds that share historical properties are dubbed “historical kinds” or “etiological kinds,” and they have some distinctive features. I will try to characterize etiological kinds in general terms a...
Keywords natural kinds  etiology  historical kinds  historical explanation
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DOI 10.1086/710020
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