Ideas from 'Two Problems for Essentialism' by David M. Armstrong [2001], by Theme Structure

[found in 'The Philosophy of Nature: new essentialism' by Ellis,Brian [Acumen 2002,1-902683-62-5]].

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26. Natural Theory / D. Laws of Nature / 8. Scientific Essentialism / e. Anti scientific essentialism
How can essences generate the right powers to vary with distance between objects?