Lecture 8

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  1. Explain the regularity view of laws, and why natural regularities are not sufficient to define a law of nature.
  2. What is the Dispositional view of laws, and how does Chalmers' causal view of laws provide an example?
  3. Explain how the Best Systems view of laws distinguishes a mere regularity from a true law of nature.

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