Active Powers and Passive Powers - Do Causal Interactions Require Both?
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Many powers metaphysicians postulate both active and passive powers, understood as distinct kinds of intrinsic causal properties of objects. I argue that the category of passive power is superfluous. I also offer a diagnosis of how philosophers are misled to postulate passive powers.
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Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY
|Number of pages||10|
|Publication status||E-pub ahead of print - 2019|