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John Rich, Edward Miech, Daniel Semenza and Theodore Corbin applied CNA in a new study investigating the effect of 10 firearm laws in US states on homocide and suicide rates.
In a series of news articles, Veli-Pekka Parkkinen informs about new developments concerning the frscore package for CNA robustness analysis. To make the best of frscore, users are encouraged to follow these updates.
The data analysis method of Coincidence Analysis has been introduced to the field of medical informatics: Womack DM, Miech EJ, Fox NJ, Silvey LC, Somerville AM, Eldredge DH, Steege LM. (2022), Coincidence Analysis: A Novel Approach to Modeling Nurses' Workplace Experience, Applied Clinical Informatics, (4):794-802. doi: 10.1055/s-0042-1756368.
Martyna Swiatczak is visiting the University of Frankfurt for three months.
Veli-Pekka Parkkinen argues that variable relativity is good, in a paper that recently appeared in Synthese: Parkkinen, VP. Variable relativity of causation is good. Synthese 200, 194 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11229-022-03676-0
Ben Martin | Anti-Exceptionalism about Logic and the Burden of Explanation | Canadian Journal of Philosophy
Ben Martin & Ole T. Hjortland | Anti-exceptionalism about logic as tradition rejection | Synthese
Andreas Fjellstad | Expressing logical disagreement from within | Synthese
Ben Martin | The philosophy of logical practice | Metaphilosophy
Torfinn Thomesen Huvenes | Individuation by agreement and disagreement | Inquiry
Leon Commandeur | Against telic monism in logic | Synthese
The CNA group has the pleasure to welcome Luna de Souter to the team.
Michael Baumgartner and Christoph Falk published a paper entitled "Configurational Causal Modeling and Logic Regression" in Multivariate Behavioral Research (2021): https://doi.org/10.1080/00273171.2021.1971510
Martyna Swiatczak's paper entitled "Towards a neo-configurational theory of intrinsic motivation" was published in Motivation and Emotion (2021): https://doi.org/10.1007/s11031-021-09906-1
Tore Fjetland Øgaard | Confused Entailment | Topoi
New CNA software published on The Comprehensive R Archive Network.
Martyna Swiatczak's paper on "Different algorithms, different models" was published in Quality & Quantity (2021): https://doi.org/10.1007/s11135-021-01193-9
Evelyn Fernandes Erickson | On the metaphysics of (epistemological) logical anti-exceptionalism | Principia