Making Things Happen: A Theory of Causal Explanation

  title={Making Things Happen: A Theory of Causal Explanation},
  author={Clark Glymour},
Despite its clarity and eloquence, Woodward’s wonderful book does not wear its virtues on its sleeve. You need the whole shirt. I aim to let those virtues show a bit more, and that requires some background to explain what Woodward has accomplished. Philosophical theories come chiefly in two flavors, Socratic and Euclidean. Socratic philosophical theories… CONTINUE READING