In Making Things Up, Bennett defends the intriguing idea that causation should be included among the building (grounding) relations. I critique Bennett’s arguments for inclusion, and claim that inclusion distorts her own treatments of causation, relative fundamentality, and absolute fundamentality. Instead, I argue for treating causation and grounding as separate species of generative, explanatory difference-making.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||23|
|Journal||Inquiry (United Kingdom)|
|State||Published - Aug 8 2020|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Health Policy