What’s New

Call for papers: Synthese Topical Collection. “Evidential Diversity in the Social Sciences
The deadline for submissions is 15 November 2020. More information here.

New papers:

Jeffrey K. Aronson, Daniel Auker-Howlett, Virginia Ghiara, Michael P. Kelly and Jon Williamson: The use of mechanistic reasoning in assessing coronavirus interventions, Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 2020. . doi: 10.1111/jep.13438

Jon Williamson: A Bayesian account of establishing, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, in press.  

Jon Williamson: The feasibility and malleability of EBM+, Theoria, 2020. doi: 10.1387/theoria.21244

Juergen Landes, Soroush Rafiee Rad and Jon Williamson: Towards the Entropy-Limit Conjecture, Annals of Pure and Applied Logic 172(2):102870, 2021.  . doi: 10.1016/j.apal.2020.102870

Jon Williamson: Calibration for epistemic causality, Erkenntnis, 2019.   doi: 10.1007/s10670-019-00139-w

Christian Wallmann and Jon Williamson: The Principal Principle and subjective Bayesianism, European Journal for the Philosophy of Science 10(1):3, 2020. doi: 10.1007/s13194-019-0266-4

Jon Williamson: Evidential Proximity, Independence, and the evaluation of carcinogenicity, Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice 25(6):955-961, 2019.    doi: 10.1111/jep.13226

Jonathan M Samet, Weihsueh A Chiu, Vincent Cogliano, Jennifer Jinot, David Kriebel, Ruth M Lunn, Frederick A Beland, Lisa Bero, Patience Browne, Lin Fritschi, Jun Kanno, Dirk W Lachenmeier, Qing Lan, Gérard Lasfargues, Frank Le Curieux, Susan Peters, Pamela Shubat, Hideko Sone, Mary C White, Jon Williamson, Marianna Yakubovskaya, Jack Siemiatycki, Paul A White, Kathryn Z Guyton, Mary K Schubauer-Berigan, Amy L Hall, Yann Grosse, Véronique Bouvard, Lamia Benbrahim-Tallaa, Fatiha El Ghissassi, Béatrice Lauby-Secretan, Bruce Armstrong, Rodolfo Saracci, Jiri Zavadil, Kurt Straif & Christopher P Wild: The IARC Monographs: Updated procedures for modern and transparent evidence synthesis in cancer hazard identification, Journal of the National Cancer Institute 112(1):1-8, 2020.    doi: 10.1093/jnci/djz169

Jon Williamson: Establishing causal claims in medicine, International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 32(1): 33-61, 2019.  doi: 10.1080/02698595.2019.1630927

Mark R. Tonelli & Jon Williamson: Mechanisms in clinical practice: use and justification, Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 23:115–124, 2020. doi: 10.1007/s11019-019-09915-5

Veli-Pekka Parkkinen & Jon Williamson: Extrapolating from model organisms in pharmacology, in La Caze, A., & Osimani, B., (eds), Uncertainty in pharmacology: epistemology, methods, and decisions, Springer, 2020, pp. 59-78. ISBN: 978-3-030-29178-5

Jon Williamson: Establishing the teratogenicity of Zika and evaluating causal criteria, Synthese 2018.    doi: 10.1007/s11229-018-1866-9