TITLE

PHYSICALISM AND THE FALLACY OF COMPOSITION

AUTHOR(S)
Elder, Crawford L.
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Philosophical Quarterly;Jul2000, Vol. 50 Issue 202, p332
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the concept of modest physicalism. Factors affecting the stability of modest physicalism; Account on the fallacy of composition; Assumptions about causation; Rationale for collecting microparticles realizing the event identified as cause; Importance of physicalism in understanding the relation of various sciences with one another.
ACCESSION #
3343884

 

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