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(Master thesis / Masteroppgave, 2005)
The theme of this here essay is the notion of ‘cause’ as it is expressed by the fragments on the Presocratic philosopher Anaximander of Miletus (ca. 610 – ca. 546). I wish to argue that the idea of natural events implicitly ...
The disturbing matter of downward causation : A study of the exclusion argument and its causal-explanatory presuppositions
(Doctoral thesis / Doktoravhandling, 2007)
The “Exclusion Argument” of J. Kim and others motivates mind-body reductionism by arguing that antireductionism leads to epiphenomenalism about the mental, which conflicts with standard causal views of actions. <br><br> Some ...