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A Dialogue on Explanation

Author: C Mantzavinos
Publisher: Cham : Springer, 2019.
Series: SpringerBriefs in Philosophy Ser.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book introduces a panorama of the philosophical theory of explanation. This is certainly the case in real-world philosophical interaction, and as this book aptly demonstrates, it can also be the  Read more...

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Mantzavinos, C.
A Dialogue on Explanation.
Cham : Springer, ©2019
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: C Mantzavinos
ISBN: 9783030058340 3030058344 9783030058333 3030058336
OCLC Number: 1082254925
Description: 1 online resource (62 pages)
Contents: Intro; Preface; Contents; 1 On the Covering Law Model of Explanation; 2 On Explanation as Unification and Other Models of Explanation; 3 On Explanatory Games; 4 On Explanatory Progress; Notes; Bibliography
Series Title: SpringerBriefs in Philosophy Ser.

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"Mantzavinos's book on explanation is a useful summary of the philosophical conceptions of explanations, which put forward a new account as well. His examples are short and illuminating, usually Read more...

 
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