Establishing backward causation on empirical grounds: An interventionist approach

Alexander Gebharter*, Dennis Graemer, Frenzis Scheffels

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We propose an analysis of backward causation in terms of interventionism that can avoid several problems typically associated with backward causation. Its main advantage over other accounts is that it allows for reducing the problematic task of supporting backward causal claims to the unproblematic task of finding evidence for several ordinary forward directed causal hypotheses.

Originele taal-2English
Pagina's (van-tot)129-138
Aantal pagina's10
TijdschriftThought: A Journal of Philosophy
Volume8
Nummer van het tijdschrift2
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StatusPublished - jun-2019

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