Depth: An Account of Scientific Explanation

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Depth proposes the kairetic account of scientific explanation – a kind of supercharged causal theory, designed to provide a unified treatment of the many forms that explanation takes in the special sciences.

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Relevant Online Papers

A paper that presents some of the main ideas behind the kairetic account of explanation

The precis and replies from a PPR symposium on Depth

A paper that presents the new explanatory relation of entanglement

A talk on idealization in explanation

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