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To the Question of the Possibility of Backward Causality

(Original title: K otázce možnosti zpětné kauzality)
Organon F, 2008, vol. 15, No 2, pp. 168-177.
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The article deals with the conception of backward causation, i.e. with the question whether an effect can precede its cause. It analyses some arguments for possibility of backward causation. It is especially Dummett’s theory of quasi-causation that is a moderate form of backward causation concept. The article refuses the arguments for possibility of backward causation as unconvincing of false.

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