Ayn Rand’s Unique View of Causality
Aug 30, 2021
The dominant view of causality today is that it is a relation that holds between successive events. But that’s not Ayn Rand's view. For her, causation is the relationship between the nature of an action and the acting entity. How do these views relate, and how can we decide which is correct? This talk answers these questions and explores some of the unique features of the Objectivist view of causality.