Welcome to the webpage for the philosophy project Metaphysical Explanation, funded by Riksbankens Jubileumsfond, and hosted by the Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of Science at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. This is a 3-year project (2017-2019), and involves a core of five researchers, and a scientific ‘board’ of nine. For more information about this project, who we are, and what we intend to do in the next few years, follow the links provided above.

In the News! Upcoming workshop on metaphysical explanation & the Philosophy of Mind, June 15 (date not finalized!). Speakers include Gabriel Rabin (NYU Abu Dhabi), Pär Sundström (Umeå), Darragh Byrne (Birmingham), Naomi Thompson (Gothenburg/Southampton), Alexander Skiles (Gothenburg).

For more news, click on the News tab above.

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to ask by e-mailing the project’s PI Anna-Sofia Maurin at: anna-sofia.maurin@gu.se