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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Why How and Why Aren’t Enough: Review of Explaining the Brain: Criteria of Adequacy for an Account of Explanation Chapter 2. Craver – – Philosophy of Science Supplemental Volume 69 3: Ebook This title is available as an ebook. A Field-Guide to Levels 1. A Field-Guide to Levels 6. Jono rated it really liked it Feb 12, Craver Ground-breaking work in a new field: Integrating Psychology and Neuroscience: Explanation and Representation 4.


Explaining the Brain

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Craver Washington University in St. Relevance and the Boundaries of Mechanisms 8. Classical, Early, and Medieval World History: Academic Skip to main content. I think the discussion of levels is very good, and while I found the neutrality to Jaegwon Kim’s doctrine of casual closure to be troubling, Craver does not reject it, and I think it can be read as largely complementary to Kim’s views on mental brani.