Causal Models in Linguistics, Philosophy, and Psychology

Language and Logic Courses

Introductory Course

Causal Models in Linguistics, Philosophy, and Psychology,
Daniel Lassiter (Stanford University, USA) and Thomas Icard (Stanford University, USA)

This course explains and motivates formal models of causation built around Bayes nets and structural equation models, a topic of increasing interest across multiple cognitive science fields, and describes their application to select problems in psychology, philosophy, and linguistics.