Sentence Examples with the word chain of causation

The third consideration is the degree to which we apprehend that endless chain of causation inevitably demanded by reason, in which each phenomenon comprehended, and therefore man's every action, must have its definite place as a result of what has gone before and as a cause of what will follow.

The chain of causation in this action is particularly worthy of attention: A young reserve officer, seeing some troops of the I.