Call for papers:
CAUSALITY IN THE SCIENCES
A volume of papers on causality across the sciences edited by Phyllis McKay
Illari, Federica Russo and Jon Williamson under contract with Oxford
This book will contain original research papers that deal with causality and
causal inference in the various sciences and with general questions
concerning the relationship between causality, probability and mechanisms.
Some chapters will be invited contributions; others will be submitted to a
call for papers. All papers will be subject to a reviewing process.
1st July 2009: deadline for submission of full papers for publication
to be emailed to Phyllis McKay Illari ([log in to unmask]) or Federica Russo
([log in to unmask])
1st November 2009: notification of acceptance of papers for publication.
1st December 2009: deadline for final version of papers accepted for
The volume will run to about 600 pages and will be subdivided into the
Psychology and Neurosciences
Computer science and statistics
Causality, probability and mechanisms
This volume is organised by the Centre for Reasoning at the University of
Kent. It is associated with the Causality in the Sciences series of
conferences, and with the research project Mechanisms and Causality funded
by the Leverhulme Trust.
all the best,
Philosophy, SECL, University of Kent, Canterbury, CT2 7NF, UK