Symposium: "Causal and Informational Specificity in Biological Practice"

June, 2018

Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice

Ghent, Belgium

June 30-July 2 2018


María Ferreira Ruiz (University of Geneva): "Causation and Information in Biology – Arguments for Eliminativism"

Janella Baxter (University of Minnesota): "When INF-Specificity is too Much of a Good Thing: A Defense of Switch-like Causation"

Oliver Lean (University of Calgary): "Chemical Specificity is not Fine-Grained Control"

Alan Love (University of Minnesota): "Positional Information and the Measurement of Specificity"