Causation, Explanation, Conditionals

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Call for Papers

Scholars working on causation, explanation, and/or conditionals are invited to submit an extended abstract (max. 1000 words) for presentation at the workshop. Topics include but are not restricted to:

  1. Explanatory conditionals, semantic foundations and conditional logics
  2. Conditional, logical analyses of causation and explanation
  3. Conditional probabilities in accounts of causation and explanation
  4. Resolving problems of overdetermination, preemption, etc.
  5. Cognition of conditionals, causal, and explanatory relations
  6. Knowledge representation of causal and explanatory relations
  7. The application of causal analyses and/or frameworks in Neuroscience
  8. Expressivistic and computational limitations in the respective framework

The time slots for the presentation of contributed papers will be 45 or 60 minutes, depending on the number of submissions we receive. We especially encourage submissions from early-career researchers and PhD students.

Easychair Submission Instructions

Please submit a short abstract (max. 100 words) and an extended abstract (max. 1000 words) through the easychair automatic submission system by April 1, 2017. Prepare both of your abstracts for blind review and save your extended abstract as a PDF file. Then follow the link to our easychair site. If you have never used easychair before you will need to create an account. When logged in, go to the new submission page. Include your 100 word abstract and upload the PDF file of your extended abstract.


Organisation Committee

Program Committee

Dates and Submission Deadline

  • Deadline of Submission: April 1, 2017
  • Date of Notification: May 1, 2017
  • Date Conference: June 21-23, 2017