Trumping the causal influence account of causation

Philosophical Studies 142 (2):153 - 160 (2009)
Here is a simple counterexample to David Lewis’s causal influence account of causation, one that is especially illuminating due to its connection to what Lewis himself writes: it is a variant of his trumping example.
Keywords David Lewis  Causation  Causal influence  Counterfactuals  Symmetrical redundant causation  Trumping preemption
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David Lewis (2000). Causation as Influence. Journal of Philosophy 97 (4):182-197.
Jonathan Schaffer (2000). Trumping Preemption. Journal of Philosophy 97 (4):165-181.

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