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Ideas of Michael Stanford, by Text

[British, b.1923, Lecturer at the University of the West of England, Bristol.]

1991 Explanation: the state of play
p.172 p.172 Audience-relative explanation, or metaphysical explanation based on information?
p.172 p.172 Explanation is for curiosity, control, understanding, to make meaningful, or to give authority
p.174 p.174 We can explain by showing constitution, as well as showing causes