PPS Brown Bag Seminar - Nona Bledow: "Welfare or the Labor Market? Social Investment or Compensatory Policy?"
Universität Konstanz, D 351
Montag, 02. Dezember 2019
15:15 – 16:45 Uhr
Logic group of the University of Konstanz
Mary Leng (Dept. of Philosophy, University of York)
Mathematical explanations of physical phenomena typically explain such phenomenon by showing them to follow from mathematics together with physical background conditions. Marc Lange (2016) calls such explanations, ’explanationsby constraint’. I have argued elsewhere (Leng 2012) that we should think of these explanations as a form of structural explanations.