Original Paper

Metaphysica

, 10:157

First online:

Tropes for Causation

  • M. J. Garcia-EncinasAffiliated withPhilosophy Department I, University of Granada Email author 

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Abstract

Tropes, as distinguished from other possible kinds of entities such as universals, states of affairs, events and bare particulars, are best-suited to play the role of causal relata.

Keywords

Ontology Individual properties Causal relata Singular causation