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Humean World: a world without causality - phenomenally like our world. See also David K. Lewis, Humean supervenience, Humean mosaic.

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Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
 
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Humean supervenience / Lewis: the world is a mosaic of local states of particulars (single facts) - a simple system of external relations of space-time intervals - there is no difference without a distinction in the arrangement of properties - all supervenes on everything - point properties are always intrinsic


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M. Esfeld
Holismus Frankfurt/M 2002


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-26