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Biological mechanisms: a case study in conceptual plasticity

Powell, Alexander (2011) Biological mechanisms: a case study in conceptual plasticity. [Preprint]

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Powell, Alexanderap.cybercraft@googlemail.com0000-0001-6911-1890
Additional Information: Appears in Italian translation as 'Meccanismo' in: J. Davies and F. Michelini (eds.), Frontiere della biologia. Prospettive filosofiche sulle scienze della vita (Mimesis, Milano, 2013)
Keywords: mechanism; biocausality; molecular machines; protein folding; cognitive entailment; scientific explanation; understanding
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Biology
General Issues > Causation
Specific Sciences > Cognitive Science
General Issues > Explanation
Depositing User: Dr Alexander Powell
Date Deposited: 25 Jan 2018 22:48
Last Modified: 25 Jan 2018 22:48
Item ID: 14320
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Biology
General Issues > Causation
Specific Sciences > Cognitive Science
General Issues > Explanation
Date: 7 July 2011
URI: https://philsci-archive-dev.library.pitt.edu/id/eprint/14320

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