The overdetermination argument versus the cause-and-essence principle--no contest

Noordhof, Paul
April 1999
Mind;Apr99, Vol. 108 Issue 430, p367
Academic Journal
Criticizes Scott Sturgeon's thoughts on the Overdetermination Argument for Physicalism. Relationship between actuality and physical reality; Counterfactual activity for truths in causal statements concerning the mental and physical; Analysis of the cause-and-essence principle.


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