Epiphenomenalism - the do's and the don 'ts'

In G. Wolters & Peter K. Machamer (eds.), Studies in Causality: Historical and Contemporary. University of Pittsburgh Press (2007)

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Lawrence Shapiro
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Elliott Sober
University of Wisconsin, Madison
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When philosophers defend epiphenomenalist doctrines, they often do so by way of a priori arguments. Here we suggest an empirical approach that is modeled on August Weismann
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