Philosophy of Science 87 (4):568-589 (2020)

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Kathleen A. Creel
Northeastern University
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Scientists depend on complex computational systems that are often ineliminably opaque, to the detriment of our ability to give scientific explanations and detect artifacts. Some philosophers have s...
Keywords Machine Learning  Computer Simulation  Transparency  Computation  Explanation
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DOI 10.1086/709729
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