Retrospective determinism

21:16 Dec 24, 2018
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Social Sciences - Philosophy / Fallacy
English term or phrase: Retrospective determinism
• Retrospective determinism: the argument that because an event has occurred under some circumstance, the circumstance must have made its occurrence inevitable
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5(le) déterminisme rétrospectif
Ava Wells-Quantrell


  

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retrospective determinism
(le) déterminisme rétrospectif


Explanation:
Lien: https://www.cairn.info/revue-le-philosophoire-2002-3-page-81...

Monsieur Vincent Citot était absolument un de mes écrivains philsophiques préférés quand j’étais au collège (ouais, au collège) et il a écrit beaucoup sur ce terme « le déterminisme rétrospectif. »

Example sentence(s):
  • C’est donc une pétition de principe, comme le déterminisme rétrospectif qui voit l’antérieur depuis le postérieur.

    Reference: http://www.cairn.info/revue-le-philosophoire-2002-3-page-81....
Ava Wells-Quantrell
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Local time: 00:19
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