Energetic, informational, and triggering causes

Erkenntnis 47 (2):193-202 (1997)

There are three main kinds of causal connections between two events: the transfer of energy, the transfer of information and the triggering of the transfer of one of them or both. There are also other kinds of causal connections.
Keywords Philosophy   Philosophy   Epistemology   Ethics   Logic   Ontology
Categories (categorize this paper)
Reprint years 2004
DOI 10.1023/A:1005313904241
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

Our Archive

Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 46,405
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

Causes as Probability Raisers of Processes.Jonathan Schaffe - 2001 - Journal of Philosophy 98 (2):75.
Causation Without Influence.Tomasz Bigaj - 2012 - Erkenntnis 76 (1):1-22.
Erklärung und Kausalität.Max Kistler - 2002 - Philosophia Naturalis 39 (1):89-109.
Władysław Krajewski, 1919–2006.Tomasz Bigaj - 2007 - International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 21 (1):91 – 93.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles


Added to PP index

Total views
34 ( #268,745 of 2,286,193 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
3 ( #413,633 of 2,286,193 )

How can I increase my downloads?


My notes

Sign in to use this feature