Philosophy Club discussion on Scientific Explanation this Wednesday

Join the Philosophy Club for a group discussion on scientific explanation this Wednesday evening. The time & date is 6:10pm this Wednesday, February 24th; and the place is E&T A420.

We will be using Carl Hempel’s 1967 article on Scientific Explanation as the point of reference for our discussion. A link to Hempel’s article is included in this post.

We will discuss the ideas behind Hempel’s theory of scientific explanation and generate discussion on why other theories of explanation have challenged and replaced his, and why scientific explanation is still a problem for the philosopher of science today.

** Also, don’t forget that there is a general meeting at Dolcini’s Cafe the very same day (Wednesday the 24th) from 3:15-4:15pm.

Hope to see you there! Sincerely,

James @ the CSULA Philosophy Club



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