Causation in Physics
Eilat Hall, The Federmann Center for the Study of Rationality, Edmund Safra Campus, Givaat Ram, Jerusalem
Prof. Dr. Mathias Frisch
Institut für Philosophie
Leibniz Universität Hannover
According to a long and distinguished tradition, there is no room for causal notions in fundamental physics. In this talk I will critically engage with this tradition by examining several ways in which paradigmatically causal thinking does feature prominently in physical theorizing.