Is machine learning experimental philosophy of science?Hilan Bensusan, Is machine learning experimental philosophy of science?. ECAI'2000 Workshop on Scientific Reasoning in AI and Philosophy of Science, pp. 9–14. August 2000. PDF, 133 Kbytes.
In this position paper I consider four topics on which machine learning and philosophy of science can illuminate each other: scientific method, simplicity, theoretical terms and scientific realism. I conclude by stressing the differences between the two disciplines.