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By D. M. Armstrong

First released in 1985, D. M. Armstrong's unique paintings on what legislation of nature are has persevered to be influential within the parts of metaphysics and philosophy of technological know-how. proposing a definitive assault at the sceptical Humean view, that legislation aren't any greater than a regularity of accident among stances of houses, Armstrong establishes his personal thought and defends it concisely and systematically opposed to objections. offered in a clean twenty-first-century sequence livery, and together with a specifically commissioned preface written by means of Marc Lange, illuminating its carrying on with significance and relevance to philosophical enquiry, this influential paintings is offered for a brand new new release of readers.

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