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Department of History and Philosophy of Science


Organised by Charlotte Zemmel (ccz23) and Ina Jäntgen (ij271).

Michaelmas Term 2022

There will be only one meeting this term. Regular meetings will resume in Lent Term.

Monday 24 October, 3.00–4.30pm

In the Graduate Common Room, Faculty of Philosophy. We will read:

  • Mayo, Deborah G. 1996. 'Toward an Error-Statistical Philosophy of Science'. In Error and the Growth of Experimental Knowledge, 442–64. University of Chicago Press.
  • Mayo, Deborah G., and Aris Spanos. 2011. 'Error Statistics'. In Philosophy of Statistics, edited by Prasanta S. Bandyopadhyay and Malcolm R. Forster, 7:153–98. Handbook of the Philosophy of Science. Amsterdam: North-Holland.