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Preprint

Allori, Valia (2017) A New Argument for the Nomological Interpretation of the Wave Function: The Galilean Group and the Classical Limit of Nonrelativistic Quantum Mechanics. [Preprint]

Allori, Valia (2017) Scientific Realism and Primitive Ontology Or: The Pessimistic Induction and the Nature of the Wave Function. [Preprint]

Ardourel, Vincent and Guay, Alexandre (2017) Why is the transference theory of causation insuffcient? The challenge of the Aharonov-Bohm effect. [Preprint]

Austin, Christopher J. (2017) A Biologically Informed Hylomorphism. [Preprint]

Austin, Christopher J. (2016) Evo-Devo: A Science of Dispositions. [Preprint]

Austin, Christopher J. (2016) The Ontology of Organisms: Mechanistic Modules or Patterned Processes? [Preprint]

Baker, David John (2014) Some Consequences of Physics for the Comparative Metaphysics of Quantity. [Preprint]

Baron, Samuel and Evans, Peter W. (2017) What's So Spatial About Time Anyway? [Preprint]

Beard, Alex and Colombo, Matteo and Wright, Cory (2017) The Heuristic Identity Theory and Brain Reward Function: A Case of Mistaken Identity Theory. [Preprint]

Beebe, Michael (2017) Is 'function' a Deontic Modal Word? [Preprint]

Candiotto, Laura (2017) The reality of relations. [Preprint]

Chen, Eddy Keming (2017) An Intrinsic Theory of Quantum Mechanics: Progress in Field's Nominalistic Program, Part I. [Preprint]

Chiu, Lynn and Eberl, Gérard (2016) Microorganisms as Scaffolds of Host Individuality: An Eco-Immunity Account of the Holobiont (pre-proof). [Preprint]

Cirkovic, Milan M. (2016) Anthropic arguments outside of cosmology and string theory. [Preprint]

Cirkovic, Milan M. and Dimitrijevic, Jelena (2016) Putting the cart before the horse: co-evolution of the universe and observers as an explanatory hypothesis. [Preprint]

Dewar, Neil (2016) Algebraic structuralism. [Preprint]

Dewar, Neil (2017) Interpretation and equivalence; or, equivalence and interpretation. [Preprint]

Dewar, Neil (2016) Sophistication about symmetries. [Preprint]

Driessen, Alfred (2016) The Role of Philosophy as a Guide in Complex Scientific and Technological Processes. [Preprint]

Dunlap, Lucas (2016) Shakespeare's Free Lunch: A Critique of the D-CTC Solution to the Knowledge Paradox. [Preprint]

Esfeld, Michael (2017) Super-Humeanism: the Canberra plan for physics. [Preprint]

Esfeld, Michael (2017) Why determinism in physics has no implications for free will. [Preprint]

Farr, Matt (2016) Causation and Time Reversal. [Preprint]

Franklin, Alexander and Knox, Eleanor (2017) Emergence Without Limits: the Case of Phonons. [Preprint]

French, Steven (2016) Beefing Up Recipe Realism: Stir a Pinch of Metaphysics into the Pot. [Preprint]

Gomori, Marton and Szabo, Laszlo E. (2017) On the Persistence of the Electromagnetic Field. [Preprint]

Gábor, Hofer-Szabó (2016) How human and nature shake hands: the role of no-conspiracy in physical theories. [Preprint]

Huggett, Nick (2014) Reading the Past in the Present. [Preprint]

Kastner, Ruth (2016) Is There Really "Retrocausation" in Time-Symmetric Approaches to Quantum Mechanics? [Preprint]

Kastner, Ruth and Kauffman, Stuart and Epperson, Michael (2017) Taking Heisenberg's Potentia Seriously. [Preprint]

Le Bihan, Baptiste (2018) Priority Monism Beyond Spacetime. [Preprint]

Lean, Christopher (2017) Preserving the Tree of Life. [Preprint]

List, Christian (2017) Levels: descriptive, explanatory, and ontological. [Preprint]

List, Christian and Menzies, Peter (2014) My brain made me do it: The exclusion argument against free will, and what’s wrong with it. [Preprint]

Livengood, Jonathan (2017) Counting Experiments. [Preprint]

Lombardi, Olimpia and Dieks, Dennis (2014) Particles in a Quantum Ontology of Properties. [Preprint]

Ludwig, David (2017) "Letting go of 'Natural Kind'. Towards a Multidimensional Framework of Non-Arbitrary Classification" Philosophy of Science. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2017) Armchair Philosophy Naturalized. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2017) Newman’s Objection is Dead; Long Live Newman’s Objection! [Preprint]

Martens, Niels C M (2017) Regularity Comparativism about Mass in Newtonian Gravity. [Preprint]

Martínez, Manolo (2017) Synergic Kinds. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2016) Relativity Theory may not have the last Word on the Nature of Time: Quantum Theory and Probabilism. [Preprint]

McCoy, C.D. (2016) Classical Motion and Instantaneous Velocity. [Preprint]

McCoy, C.D. (2017) An Objectivist’s Guide to Objective Chance. [Preprint]

McKenzie, Kerry (2017) Against Brute Fundamentalism. [Preprint]

McKenzie, Kerry (2016) Looking Forward, Not Back: Supporting Structuralism in the Present. [Preprint]

McKenzie, Kerry (2017) Ontic Structural Realism. [Preprint]

McKenzie, Kerry (2017) Structuralism in the Idiom of Determination. [Preprint]

McKenzie, Kerry and Muller, F.A. (2017) Bound states and the Special Composition Question. [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta L. (2016) Is Aldo Leopold's ‘Land Community’ an Individual? [Preprint]

Molter, Daniel (2016) On Mushroom Individuality. [Preprint]

Myrvold, Wayne C. (2017) How Could Relativity be Anything Other Than Physical? [Preprint]

Norton, Joshua (2017) Incubating a Future Metaphysics: Quantum Gravity. [Preprint]

Peterson, Daniel (2017) Do Time-Asymmetric Laws call for Time-Asymmetric Spacetime Structure? [Preprint]

Psillos, Stathis (2016) Laws and Powers in the Frame of Nature. [Preprint]

ROVELLI, Carlo (2017) "Space is blue and birds fly through it". [Preprint]

Reutlinger, Alexander (2016) Does the Counterfactual Theory of Explanation Apply to Non-Causal Explanations in Metaphysics? [Preprint]

Reutlinger, Alexander and Andersen, Holly (2016) Abstract versus Causal Explanations? [Preprint]

Reutlinger, Alexander and Saatsi, Juha (2017) Introduction: Scientific Explanation Beyond Causation. [Preprint]

Saatsi, Juha and Reutlinger, Alexander (2017) Taking Reductionism to the Limit: How to Rebut the Anti-Reductionist Argument from Infinite Limits. [Preprint]

Saunders, Simon (2016) Chance in the Everett interpretation. [Preprint]

Saunders, Simon (2013) Indistinguishability. [Preprint]

Saunders, Simon (2010) Many Worlds: an introduction. [Preprint]

Saunders, Simon (2013) Rethinking Newton's Principia. [Preprint]

Sterrett, S (2017) Theory of Dimensions. [Preprint]

Sterrett, S. G. (2016) Relations Between Units and Relations Between Quantities. [Preprint]

Suárez, Mauricio (2016) The Chances of Propensities. [Preprint]

Suárez, Mauricio (2017) PHYSICAL CHANCE. [Preprint]

Uchii, Soshichi (2017) Leibniz's Ultimate Theory. [Preprint]

Vassallo, Antonio and Deckert, Dirk-André and Esfeld, Michael (2016) Relationalism about mechanics based on a minimalist ontology of matter. [Preprint]

Vassallo, Antonio and Esfeld, Michael (2016) Leibnizian relationalism for general relativistic physics. [Preprint]

Wright, Aaron S. (2017) Fresnel's Laws, ceteris paribus. [Preprint]

de Haro, Sebastian and Butterfield, Jeremy (2017) A Schema for Duality, Illustrated by Bosonization. [Preprint]

Conference or Workshop Item

Abrams, Marshall (2016) Imprecise probability and biological fitness. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Allori, Valia (2016) Scientific Realism and Primitive Ontology. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Arsenijevic, Milos (2016) Truth and the Open Future: The Solution to Aristotle's Sea Battle Challenge with the Principle of Bivalence Retained. In: UNSPECIFIED.

De Haro, Sebastian (2017) Spacetime and Physical Equivalence. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Fenton-Glynn, Luke (2016) Probabilistic Actual Causation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Glick, David (2016) Swapping something real. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Hemmo, Meir and Shenker, Orly R. (2016) A physicalist account of multiple realizability in the special sciences. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Krzanowski, Roman (2017) Minimal Information Structural Realism. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Rosaler, Joshua (2016) Reduction as an A Posteriori Relation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Shenker, Orly R. (2016) A reductive physicalist account of the autonomy of psychology. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Skrzypulec, Błażej (2017) Vision, Olfaction, and the Unity of Senses. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Spencer, Quayshawn (2016) In Defense of the Actual Metaphysics of Race. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Published Article or Volume

Arenhart, Jonas R. B. (2017) Does weak discernibility determine metaphysics? THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 32 (1). pp. 109-125. ISSN 2171-679X

Baker, David John (2016) Does String Theory Posit Extended Simples? Philosopher's Imprint, 16 (18).

Carroll, La Shun L. (2017) A Comprehensive Definition of Technology from an Ethological Perspective. Social Sciences, 6 (4). p. 126. ISSN 2076-0760

DiFrisco, James (2017) Kinds of Biological Individuals: Sortals, Projectibility, and Selection. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science.

Egg, Matthias (2016) The Physical Salience of Non-Fundamental Local Beables. Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics. ISSN 1355-2198

Ferner, Adam and Pradeu, Thomas (2017) Ontologies of Living Beings. Philosophy, Theory, and Practice in Biology, 9 (4).

Filomeno, Aldo (2016) Fundamentality, Effectiveness and Objectivity of Gauge Symmetries. International Studies in the Philosophy of Science.

Guay, Alexandre and Pradeu, Thomas (2017) Right out of the box: How to situate metaphysics of science in relation to other metaphysical approaches. Synthese. ISSN 1573-0964

Krzanowski, Roman (2016) Towards a Formal Ontology of Information Selected Ideas of Krzysztof Turek. Zagadnienia Filozofoczne w Nauce (LXI). pp. 23-53. ISSN 0867-8286

López-Corredoira, Martín (2016) Against free will in the contemporary natural sciences. Free Will: Interpretations, Implementations and Assessments.

Maxwell, Nicholas (2016) Can Scientific Method Help Us Create a Wiser World? Practical Wisdom in the Age of Technology. 147-161.. ISSN 9781472442222

Maxwell, Nicholas (2012) In Praise of Natural Philosophy: A Revolution for Thought and Life. Philosophia, 40 (4). pp. 705-715.

Maxwell, Nicholas (2015) What’s Wrong With Aim-Oriented Empiricism? Acta Baltica Historiae et Philosophiae Scientiarum, 3 (2). pp. 5-31. ISSN 2228-2009

Osimani, Barbara (2014) Causing something to be one way rather than another: Genetic Information, causal specificity and the relevance of linear order. Kybernetes, 43 (6). pp. 865-881.

Pashby, Thomas (2016) How Do Things Persist? Location Relations in Physics and the Metaphysics of Persistence. Dialectica, 70 (3). pp. 269-309.

Pradeu, Thomas (2016) Organisms or biological individuals? Combining physiological and evolutionary individuality. Biology and Philosophy, 31 (6). pp. 797-817.

Pradeu, Thomas (2016) The many faces of biological individuality. Biology and Philosophy, 31 (6). pp. 761-773.

Ribeiro, Cláudia (2015) Unjustified Criticism of Metaphysics. Lato Sensu, revue de la Société de philosophie des sciences, 2 (1). pp. 1-13. ISSN 2295-8029

Tiercelin, Claudine (2016) La métaphysique et les sciences. Les nouveaux enjeux. Lato Sensu, revue de la Société de philosophie des sciences, 3 (1). pp. 1-16. ISSN 2295-8029

Winters, Anrew M. (2016) Moving Beyond Unification and Modeling: A Reconsideration of Radically Naturalized Metaphysics. Lato Sensu, revue de la Société de philosophie des sciences, 3 (1). pp. 52-58. ISSN 2295-8029

Other

Myrvold, Wayne C. and Albert, David Z. and Callender, Craig and Ismael, Jenann (2016) Book Symposium: David Albert, After Physics. UNSPECIFIED.

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