Ideas of David H. Sanford, by Theme

[American, fl. 1995, At Duke University.]

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14. Science / D. Explanation / 2. Types of Explanation / f. Causal explanations
Not all explanations are causal, but if a thing can be explained at all, it can be explained causally
26. Natural Theory / C. Causation / 2. Particular Causation / c. Conditions of causation
A totality of conditions necessary for an occurrence is usually held to be jointly sufficient for it