The Scope and Limits of the No Miracles Argument1

  • Stathis Psillos
Conference paper
Part of the The Philosophy of Science in a European Perspective book series (PSEP, volume 2)


In this paper, I review the scope and limits of the no miracles argument. I defend and, where necessary, revise my account of it as a way to justify Inference to the Best Explanation (IBE).


Good Explanation Background Theory Empirical Adequacy Abductive Reasoning Deductive Argument 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dept. of Philosophy and History of ScienceUniversity of AthensAthensGreece

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