nomology

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nomology

the study of laws - as much those of physics as legal science - or legislations.
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This is precisely what I wish to dispute; my claim is that there is nothing nomologically impossible in the notion of an event which is neither determined nor random, an encounter with which would inevitably crash the fantastic devices in question.
In an overall sense, the ANOVA analysis suggested that the primary models (academic and professional) were; nomologically validated, as they matched a priori expectations.
Briefly, the Consequence Argument holds that if determinism is true, then all choices are unalterable, necessary "consequences" of prior, nomologically sufficient events functioning as causal conditions, in which case there cannot be free will; that is, determinism and free will are incompatible, so, if determinism is true, it must be hard determinism.
Thus, our aim was to construct a structural model consisting of significant relationships, valid for the entire model, that is, nomologically valid.
Thus there is a set of possibilia that could be called "broadly logically possible"; this set is identical with the set of possibilia that are nomologically possible.
They insist that these alternatives are required for the traditional metaphysical conception of autonomy, according to which it really is ultimately up to the agent (and not prior, nomologically necessitated causes) what the agent will do, but they are only possible in indeterministic worlds.
00--Epistemological realism is the view that it is logically and nomologically possible for a person to have a warrant for believing in a scientific theory.