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causal

Philosophy (of a theory) explaining a phenomenon or analysing a concept in terms of some causal relation
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For Wong, any purpose of causal understanding was alien to instrumentalism.
Learning the rules to visualize causal relations through a DAG can take some time and practice.
RbG results suggested a causal role of higher BMI on higher stroke volume and cardiac output but not systemic vascular resistance or total arterial compliance.
Let us therefore make a simple assertion: the better we understand the causal relationships in a system, the better our strategy for manipulating that system will be.
After analyzing virtue's definition as the culmination of the questions on habit, the book walks the reader through the rest of the questions on virtue in III, examining Aquinas's account via the causal features he has identified, including matter, mode, target (object), subject, final end, agency, and exemplars.
Austin substantiates and elaborates a causal reading of Aquinas on virtue and presents, at least incipiently, a causal virtue theory robust enough to be worthy of a place in the theological and philosophical discussion.
While Kripke (1982) considers a range of solutions to the sceptical paradox, a causal or causal-hybrid type of solution is not among them.
"Aquinas on Virtue: A Causal Reading" by the Jesuit scholar Nicholas Austin (who teaches theological ethics at Heythrop College, University of London) is an original interpretation of one of the most compelling accounts of virtue in the Western tradition--that of the great theologian and philosopher Thomas Aquinas (1224 - 1274).
Psychologist Carl Jung offered a better explanation of the concept, stating that synchronicity describes events that are meaningful coincidences if they occur without a causal relationship.
Este ensayo tiene como objetivo abordar los fundamentos teoricos y metodologicos que sustentan la identificacion de relaciones causales en epidemiologia y analizar los modelos de inferencia causal, con especial enfasis en el modelo contrafactual.
In recent years, physicists have also shown that this superposition (https://medienportal.univie.ac.at/presse/aktuelle-pressemeldungen/detailansicht/artikel/quantum-causal-relations-a-causes-b-causes-a/) can violate causality - even the causal order of events can be in superposition.
This Paper is built around three Case Study based on Causal Process Analytics to describe how the Integrated, Black Hole and Big Bang Causal Process Fields are structured as a whole, what are the interdependencies between their Causal Dimensions and conclusions regarding the evolutionary path of the Causal Processes as part of the analyzed Causal Process Fields.