Explaining the Brain. Carl F. Craver. Abstract. What distinguishes good explanations in neuroscience from bad? This book constructs and defends standards for. Carl Craver’s recent book offers an account of the explanatory and Review of explaining the brain: mechanisms and the mosaic unity of neuroscience. Carl Craver’s Explaining the Brain admirably fills that gap. The science, according to Craver, consists in telling ever more detailed stories.

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Reconstructing Reality Margaret Morrison. Diane rated it liked it Oct beain, Oxford Scholarship Online This book is available as part of Oxford Scholarship Online – view abstracts and keywords at book and chapter level. Explanation and Representation 4. Craver constructs and defends standards for evaluating neuroscientific explanations that are grounded in a systematic view of what neuroscientific explanations are: Interlevel Integration and the Mosaic Unity of Neuroscience 4.


Functional Analyses as Mechanism Sketches. Criteria of Expalining for an Account of Explanation Chapter 2. Ebook This title is available as an ebook. In developing this approach, it draws on a wide range of examples in the history of neuroscience e.

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Mosaic Interlevel Integration 5. As one of the first in-depth treatments of theory-construction in neuroscience, Craver’s book sets the bar explaiining. Academic Skip to main content. The Mechanistic Shift 2. This book is available as part of Oxford Scholarship Online – view abstracts and keywords at book and chapter level. When does an explanation succeed and when does it fail?

Manipulation and Causation 5. I highly recommend this text to anyone with any interest in how theories in neuroscience are constructed Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. Fox the Pest rated it really liked it Cravdr 07, To purchase, visit your preferred ebook provider. Computational Explanation in Neuroscience. Craver – – Philosophy of Science 75 5: The Norms of Mechanistic Explanation 1.


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