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Acuña, Pablo and Dieks, Dennis (2013) Another Look at Empirical Equivalence and Underdetermination of Theory Choice. [Preprint]

Andersen, Holly (2011) The Case for Regularity in Mechanistic Causal Explanation. Synthese. pp. 1-18. ISSN 1573-0964

Andersen, Holly (2011) The Case of Regularity in Mechanistic Causal Explanation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Andersen, Holly (2015) Complements, not competitors: causal and mathematical explanations. [Preprint]

Andersen, Holly (2011) Mechanisms, Laws, and Regularities. Philosophy of Science, 78 (2). pp. 325-331.

Andersen, Holly (2012) Mechanisms: what are they evidence for in evidence-based medicine? Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 18. pp. 992-999.

Andersen, Holly (2013) The Representation of Time in Agency. [Preprint]

Andersen, Holly (2014) A field guide to mechanisms: part I. Philosophy Compass, 9 (4). pp. 274-283.

Andersen, Holly (2014) A field guide to mechanisms: part II. Philosophy Compass, 9 (4). pp. 284-293.

Andersen, Holly (2016) What Would Hume Say? Regularities, Laws, and Mechanisms. [Preprint]

Andreas, Holger Explanatory Conditionals: A Logical View of the Interventionist Account of Explanation. UNSPECIFIED.

Arroyo-Santos, Alfonso and Olson, Mark E. (2011) Metaphors as surrogate variables. The case of adaptive radiation. [Preprint]

Arroyo-Santos, Alfonso and Olson, Mark E. and Vergara-Silva, Francisco (2011) Practice-oriented controversies and borrowed epistemic support in current evolutionary biology: phylogeography as a case study. [Preprint]


Ballinger, Clint (2008) Classifying Contingency in the Social Sciences: Diachronic, Synchronic, and Deterministic Contingency. [Preprint]

Barrantes, Manuel (2017) Optimal Representations and the Enhanced Indispensability Argument. [Preprint]

Barrett, Jeffrey A. (2016) Quantum Worlds. [Preprint]

Barrett, Jeffrey A. (2016) Typicality in Pure Wave Mechanics. [Preprint]

Batterman, Robert (2009) Emergence, Singularities, and Symmetry Breaking. [Preprint]

Batterman, Robert (2004) Response to Belot's "Whose Devil? Which Details?". [Preprint]

Batterman, Robert W. (2011) The Tyranny of Scales. [Preprint]

Batterman, Robert (2017) Autonomy of Theories: An Explanatory Problem. Nous.

Batterman, Robert (2016) Philosophical Implications of Kadanoff's work on the Renormalization Group. Journal of Statistical Physics.

Batterman, Robert (2017) Universality and RG Explanations. [Preprint]

Bauer, Mark (2015) Normative Characterization in Biological and Cognitive Explanations. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 30 (2). pp. 271-286. ISSN 2171-679X

Baxter, Janella (2015) Engineering Novel Proteins with Orthogonal tRNA: Artificial Causes that make a Difference. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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

Bechtel, William (2016) Diagrammatic reasoning. [Preprint]

Bechtel, William (2016) Enriching the Strategies for Creating Mechanistic Explanations in Biology. [Preprint]

Bechtel, William (2012) From molecules to behavior and the clinic: Integration in Chronobiology. [Preprint]

Bechtel, William (2013) Investigating Neural Representations: The Tale of Place Cells. [Preprint]

Bechtel, William (2016) Mechanists must be holists too: Perspectives from Circadian Biology. Journal of the History of Biology.

Bechtel, William (2012) Understanding Biological Mechanisms: Using Illustrations from Circadian Rhythm Research. [Preprint]

Bechtel, William and Abrahamsen, Adele (2013) Diagrams as Vehicles for Scientific Reasoning. [Preprint]

Bechtel, William and Abrahamsen, Adele (2012) Thinking Dynamically About Biological Mechanisms: Networks of Coupled Oscillators. [Preprint]

Bechtel, William and Shagrir, Oron (2014) The Non-­‐Redundant Contributions of Marr’s Three Levels of Analysis for Explaining Information Processing Mechanisms. [Preprint]

Bechtel, William (2017) Analyzing network models to make discoveries about biological mechanisms. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science.

Bechtel, William (2017) Explaining features of fine-grained phenomena using abstract analyses of phenomena and mechanisms: two examples from chronobiology. Synthese.

Bechtel, William (2017) Using the hierarchy of biological ontologies to identify mechanisms in flat networks. Biology and Philosophy.

Bechtel, Williiam (2016) Explicating Top-­‐Down Causation Using Networks and Dynamics. [Preprint]

Bennett, Andrew (2010) Process Tracing and Causal Inference. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Berkovitz, Joseph (2016) On time, causation and explanation in the causally symmetric Bohmian model of quantum mechanics. [Preprint]

Betz, Gregor (2011) Justifying Inference to the Best Explanation as a Practical Meta-Syllogism on Dialectical Structures. [Preprint]

Bevers, Brett (2011) Can Many-Worlds Survive a Quantum Doomsday. [Preprint]

Bich, Leonardo (2012) Complex emergence and the living organization: an epistemological framework for biology. Synthese, 185 (2). pp. 215-232. ISSN 1573-0964

Bich, Leonardo and Mossio, Matteo and Ruiz-Mirazo, Kepa and Moreno, Alvaro (2015) Biological regulation: controlling the system from within. Biology & Philosophy.

Björnsson, Gunnar and Persson, Karl (2009) Judgments of moral responsibility – a unified account. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Bod, Rens (2004) Explaining New Phenomena in Terms of Previous Phenomena. [Preprint]

Bod, Rens (2004) From Theory to Technology: Rules versus Exemplars. In: UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Bogen, Jim (2002) Analyzing Causality: The opposite of Counterfactual is Factual. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Bogen, Jim (2006) Causally Productive Activities. [Preprint]

Bogen, Jim (2001) What We Talk About When We Talk About Causality. [Preprint]

Bogen, Jim and Machamer, Peter (2010) Mechanistic Information and Causal Continuity. [Preprint]

Boyer-Kassem, Thomas and Imbert, Cyrille (2015) Scientific collaboration: do two heads need to be more than twice better than one? [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo (2011) Explanation in Biology: Reduction, Pluralism, and Explanatory Aims. [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo (2009) Scientific Reasoning Is Material Inference: Combining Confirmation, Discovery, and Explanation. [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo (2015) Social Values Influence the Adequacy Conditions of Scientific Theories: Beyond Inductive Risk. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Brigandt, Ingo (2013) Systems Biology and the Integration of Mechanistic Explanation and Mathematical Explanation. [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo and Green, Sara and O'Malley, Maureen (2016) Systems Biology and Mechanistic Explanation. [Preprint]

Brown, Harvey R. and Pooley, Oliver (2004) Minkowski space-time: a glorious non-entity. [Preprint]

Brown, Harvey R. and Pooley, Oliver (1999) The origin of the spacetime metric: Bell's `Lorentzian pedagogy' and its significance in general relativity. [Preprint]

Burian, Richard (2008) Selection Does Not Operate Primarily on Genes. [Preprint]

Burnston, Daniel (2016) Real Patterns in Biological Explanation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Bursten, Julia R. (2012) Reconsidering Explanation: Lessons from Nanosynthesis. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Butterfield, Jeremy (2010) Emergence, Reduction and Supervenience: a Varied Landscape. [Preprint]

Butterfield, Jeremy (2010) Less is Different: Emergence and Reduction Reconciled. [Preprint]


Cabrera, Frank (2017) Can there be a Bayesian explanationism? On the prospects of a productive partnership. Synthese, 194 (4). pp. 1245-1272. ISSN 1573-0964

Cabrera, Frank (2017) Cladistic Parsimony, Historical Linguistics and Cultural Phylogenetics. Mind and Language, 32 (1). pp. 65-100.

Cabrera, Frank (2017) Does IBE Require a "Model" of Explanation? British Journal for the Philosophy of Science.

Callender, Craig (2005) An Answer in Search of a Question: 'Proofs' of the Tri-Dimensionality of Space. [Preprint]

Callender, Craig (2004) Measures, Explanations and the Past: Should 'Special' Initial Conditions be Explained? [Preprint]

Casini, Lorenzo (2014) How to Model Mechanistic Hierarchies. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Casini, Lorenzo (2015) How to Model Mechanistic Hierarchies. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Catton, Philip (2001) The Most Measured Understanding of Spacetime. [Preprint]

Charles, Rathkopf (2015) Network Representation and Complex Systems. [Preprint]

Chart, David (2001) Inference to the Best Explanation, Bayesianism, and Feminist Bank Tellers. [Preprint]

Chemero, Tony and Silberstein, Michael (2007) After the Philosophy of Mind: Replacing Scholasticism with Science. [Preprint]

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

Clarke, Christopher (2014) Multi-Level Selection and the Explanatory Value of Mathematical Decompositions. [Preprint]

Clarke, Christopher (2014) Multi-Level Selection and the Explanatory Value of Mathematical Decompositions. [Preprint]

Clifton, Rob (1998) Scientific Explanation in Quantum Theory. [Preprint]

Clifton, Rob (2001) The Subtleties of Entanglement and its Role in Quantum Information Theory. [Preprint]

Clifton, Rob and Pope, Damian (2001) On the Nonlocality of the Quantum Channel in the Standard Teleportation Protocol. [Preprint]

Climenhaga, Nevin (2016) How Explanation Guides Confirmation. Philosophy of Science.

Climenhaga, Nevin (2017) Inference to the Best Explanation Made Incoherent. Journal of Philosophy.

Cohnitz, Daniel (2002) Explanations are like salted peanuts. Why you can't cut the route toward further reduction. Mentis.

Colombo, Matteo and Bucher, Leandra and Postma, Marie and Sprenger, Jan (2014) Explanatory Value and Probabilistic Reasoning. [Preprint]

Colombo, Matteo and Hartmann, Stephan (2014) Bayesian Cognitive Science, Unification, and Explanation. [Preprint]

Colombo, Matteo and Hartmann, Stephan and van Iersel, Robert (2013) Models, Mechanisms, and Coherence. [Preprint]

Colombo, Matteo and Postma, Marie and Sprenger, Jan (2016) Explanatory Judgment, Probability, and Abductive Inference. [Preprint]

Colombo, Matteo and Wright, Cory (2015) Explanatory Pluralism: An Unrewarding Prediction Error for Free Energy Theorists. [Preprint]

Colombo, Matteo (2017) Bayesian cognitive science, predictive brains, and the nativism debate. [Preprint]

Colombo, Matteo and Bucher, Leandra and Sprenger, Jan (2017) Determinants of judgments of explanatory power: Credibility, Generality, and Statistical Relevance. [Preprint]

Colombo, Matteo and Elkin, Lee and Hartmann, Stephan (2016) Bayesian Cognitive Science, Monopoly, and Neglected Frameworks. [Preprint]

Colombo, Matteo and Klein, Dominik (2017) Mystery and the evidential impact of unexplainables. [Preprint]

Conference, Synopsis (2007) Synopsis: Causality, Mechanisms, and Psychology. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Craig, David (2007) A Theory of Theories. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Cuffaro, Michael (2010) The Kantian framework of complementarity. Studies In History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies In History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 41 (4). pp. 309-317.

Cuffaro, Michael E. (2014) How-Possibly Explanations in (Quantum) Computer Science. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Cuffaro, Michael E. On the Physical Explanation for Quantum Computational Speedup. Western Libraries.

Currie, Adrian (2012) Narratives & Mechanisms. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Cáceres Vázquez, Emilio and Saborido, Cristian (2017) Intervals of Quasi-Decompositionality and Emergent Properties. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 32 (1). pp. 89-108. ISSN 2171-679X


D'Alessandro, William (2017) Mathematical Explanation Beyond Explanatory Proof. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science.

Datteri, Edoardo and Laudisa, Federico (2016) Large-scale simulations of brain mechanisms: beyond the synthetic method. [Preprint]

Davies, E Brian (2006) Scientific Understanding. [Preprint]

De Regt, Henk and Dieks, Dennis (2002) A Contextual Approach to Scientific Understanding. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Del Pinal, Guillermo and Nathan, Marco J. (2014) Associative Bridge Laws and the Psycho-Neural Interface. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Dietrich, Franz and List, Christian (2016) Reason-based choice and context-dependence: An explanatory framework. Economics and Philosophy.

Dikshit, Biswaranjan (2017) A simple proof of Born’s rule for statistical interpretation of quantum mechanics. [Preprint]

Dorato, Mauro (2014) Dynamical versus structural explanations in scientific revolutions. [Preprint]

Dorato, Mauro and Felline, Laura (2009) Scientific Explanation and Scientific Structuralism. [Preprint]

Dorato, Mauro and Felline, Laura (2010) Scientific Explanation and Scientific Structuralism. [Preprint]

Ducheyne, Steffen (2007) The General Scholium: Some Notes on Newton's Published and Unpublished Endeavours. [Preprint]

Ducheyne, Steffen (2005) Mathematical Models in Newton’s Principia: A New View of the “Newtonian Style”. [Preprint]

Ducheyne, Steffen (2004) Newton's Idea and Practice of Unification. [Preprint]

Ducheyne, Steffen (2010) The Status of Hypothesis and Theory. [Preprint]

Ducheyne, Steffen (2009) Understanding (in) Newton’s Argument for Universal Gravitation. [Preprint]

de Regt, Henk and Dieks, Dennis (2003) A Contextual Approach to Scientific Understanding. [Preprint]

de Regt, Henk W. (2006) Modelling Molecules: Beyond the Epistemic-Pragmatic Dichotomy. In: UNSPECIFIED.


Earman, John (2017) The Role of Idealizations in the Aharonov-Bom Effect. [Preprint]

Egg, Matthias and Esfeld, Michael (2013) Non-local common cause explanations for EPR. [Preprint]

Eronen, Markus (2012) No Levels, No Problems: Downward Causation in Neuroscience. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Eva, Benjamin and Stern, Reuben (2017) Causal Explanatory Power. [Preprint]


Farr, Matt and Reutlinger, Alexander (2013) A Relic of a Bygone Age? Causation, Time Symmetry and the Directionality Argument. [Preprint]

Faye, Jan (2007) Interpretation in the Natural Sciences. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Faye, Jan (2004) The Pragmatic-Rhetorical Theory of Explanation. [Preprint]

Felline, Laura (2015) Mechanisms meet Structural Explanation. [Preprint]

Felline, Laura (2010) Scientific Explanation between Principle and Constructive Theories. [Preprint]

Felline, Laura (2016) It's a Matter of Principle. Scientific Explanation in Information-Theoretic Reconstructions of Quantum Theory. [Preprint]

Fenton, Andrew (2008) Re-conceiving nonhuman animal knowledge through contemporary primate cognitive studies. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Fiorentino, Alexander R and Dammann, Olaf (2015) Evidence, illness, and causation: an epidemiological perspective on the Russo-Williamson Thesis. Studies in history and philosophy of biological and biomedical sciences, 54. pp. 1-9. ISSN 1879-2499

Fischer, Robert (2012) TRUE Is False and Why It Matters. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Forge, John (2001) Reflections on Structuralism and Scientific Explanation. [Preprint]

Franceschi, Paul (2005) A Dichotomic Analysis of the Surprise Examination Paradox. UNSPECIFIED.

Franceschi, Paul (2007) Le paradoxe des deux enveloppes et le choix de l'indifférence. [Preprint]

Franklin, Alexander (2017) On the Renormalisation Group Explanation of Universality. [Preprint]

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

Frapolli, Maria J. and San Ginés, Aránzazu (2017) Stop beating the donkey! A fresh interpretation of conditional donkey sentences. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 32 (1). pp. 7-24. ISSN 2171-679X

Fraser, Doreen (2012) SSB: QSM vs. QFT. [Preprint]

Friederich, Simon (2013) In defence of non-ontic accounts of quantum states. [Preprint]

Frost-Arnold, Greg (2008) The Limits of Scientific Explanation and the No-Miracles Argument. In: UNSPECIFIED.


Gebharter, Alexander and Schurz, Gerhard (2014) Editors' Introduction. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 29 (1). pp. 5-7. ISSN 2171-679X

Gebharter, Alexander (2016) Another problem with RBN models of mechanisms. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 31 (2). pp. 177-188. ISSN 2171-679X

Gijsbers, Victor (2014) Unification as a Measure of Natural Classification. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 29 (1). pp. 71-82. ISSN 2171-679X

Gijsbers, Victor (2015) Can Probabilistic Coherence be a Measure of Understanding? THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 30 (1). pp. 53-71. ISSN 2171-679X

Gilead, Amihud (2014) Singularity and Uniqueness: Why Is Our Immune System Subject to Psychological and Cognitive Traits? [Preprint]

Ginnobili, Santiago (2014) La inconmensurabilidad empírica entre la teoría de la selección natural darwiniana y el diseño inteligente de la teología natural. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 29 (3). pp. 375-394. ISSN 2171-679X

Glennan, Stuart (2007) Mechanisms, Causes and the Layered Model of the World. [Preprint]

Glynn, Luke (2013) Is There High-Level Causation? [Preprint]

Goddiksen, Mads (2014) Explanatory standards in biology and physics textbooks: The case of polymers. [Preprint]

Goddiksen, Mads (2014) An empirical method for the study of exemplar explanations. [Preprint]

Gomez-Marin, Alex (2016) Causal circuit explanations of behavior: Are necessity and sufficiency necessary and sufficient? [Preprint]


Goodwin, William (2008) Visual Representations in Science. [Preprint]

Goodwin, William Mark (2006) Diagrams and Explanation in Organic Chemistry. [Preprint]

Goodwin, William Mark (2006) Visual Representations in Science. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Green, Christopher D. (1998) Are Connectionist Models Theories of Cognition? [Preprint]

Green, Christopher D. and Vervaeke, John (1996) What Kind of Explanation, If Any, Is a Connectionist Net? [Preprint]

Green, Sara (2014) A philosophical evaluation of adaptationism as a heuristic strategy. [Preprint]

Green, Sara and Wolkenhauer , Olaf (2013) Tracing organizing principles: Learning from the history of systems biology. History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences, 35. pp. 553-576.

Griesel, Carsten (2008) The Type-Token Distinction and the Mind and Brain Sciences. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Grüne-Yanoff, Till (2007) The Explanatory Potential of Artificial Societies. [Preprint]

Gurova, Lilia (2010) Fodor vs. Darwin: A Methodological Follow-Up. [Preprint]

Gładziejewski, Paweł and Miłkowski, Marcin (2017) Structural representations: causally relevant and different from detectors. [Preprint]


Hagar, Amit (2007) Length Matters (I) - The Einstein--Swann Correspondence and the Constructive Approach to the Special Theory of Relativity. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Hagar, Amit (2007) Length Matters (I): The Einstein-Swann Correspondence and the Constructive Approach to STR. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Hagar, Amit and Hemmo, Meir (2005) Explaining the Unobserved: Why Quantum Mechanics Is Not only About Information. [Preprint]

Hardy-Vallée, Benoit (2007) Decision-Making: A Neuroeconomic Perspective. [Preprint]

Harinen, Totte (2014) Mutual Manipulability and Causal Inbetweenness. [Preprint]

Harp, Randall and Khalifa, Kareem (2015) Why Pursue Unification? A Social-Epistemological Puzzle. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 30 (3). pp. 431-447. ISSN 2171-679X

Hattiangadi, Jagdish (2006) On the True Method of Induction or Investigative Induction: Real But Invisible. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Haug, Matthew C. (2010) Abstraction and Explanatory Relevance, or Why Do the Special Sciences Exist? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Haug, Matthew C. (2016) Abstraction, Multiple Realizability, and the Explanatory Value of Omitting Irrelevant Details. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Healey, Richard (2013) How quantum theory helps us explain. [Preprint]

Healey, Richard (2011) How to Use Quantum Theory Locally to Explain "Non-local" Correlations. [Preprint]

Healey, Richard A. (2014) Local Causality, Probability and Explanation. [Preprint]

Held, Carsten (2016) Conditions. [Preprint]

Held, Carsten (2016) Indicative conditionals and logical consequence. [Preprint]

Hemmo, Meir and Shenker, Orly R. (2010) Probability and Typicality in Deterministic Physics. [Preprint]

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

Hindriks, Frank (2007) Concretization, Explanation, and Mechanisms. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Hochstein, Eric (2016) Categorizing the Mental. Philosophical Quarterly.

Hochstein, Eric (2015) One mechanism, many models: a distributed theory of mechanistic explanation. Synthese. pp. 1-21.

Hochstein, Eric (2017) Why One Model is Never Enough: A Defense of Explanatory Holism. [Preprint]

Huber, Franz (2012) Review of Wolfgang Spohn, The Laws of Belief: Ranking Theory and Its Philosophical Applications (Oxford University Press 2012). Philosophy of Science. pp. 584-588.

Huber, Franz (2013) Structural Equations and Beyond. Review of Symbolic Logic, 6 (4). pp. 709-732.

hunean, philippe (2006) Naturalising purpose: From comparative anatomy to the ‘adventures of reason’. [Preprint]

huneman, philippe (2006) Evolutionary theory in philosophical focus. [Preprint]


Imbert, Cyrille (2012) Relevance, not Invariance, Explanatoriness, not Manipulability: Discussion of Woodward on Explanatory Relevance. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Instructions, Submission (2009) Submission instructions for [2009] Evidence, Science, and Public Policy (Sydney, March 26-28). In: UNSPECIFIED.


Jackson, John (2008) Definitional Argument in Evolutionary Psychology and Cultural Anthropology. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Jan, Faye (2009) Explanation and Interpretation in the Sciences of Man. [Preprint]

Jansson, Lina and Saatsi, Juha (2015) Explanatory Abstractions. [Preprint]

Jhun, Jennifer and Palacios, Patricia and Weatherall, James Owen (2017) Market Crashes as Critical Phenomena? Explanation, Idealization, and Universality in Econophysics. [Preprint]

Jodoin, Laurent (2014) Génétique des populations et mécanique statistique : stratégie explicative et analogie formelle. Lato Sensu, revue de la Société de philosophie des sciences, 1 (1). pp. 12-25. ISSN 2295-8029

Jones, Nicholaos and Wolkenhauer, Olaf (2012) Diagrams as Locality Aids for Explanation and Model Construction in Cell Biology. [Preprint]

Jones, Nicholaos (2016) Strategies of Explanatory Abstraction in Molecular Systems Biology. In: UNSPECIFIED.


Kaiser, Marie I. (2014) On the Limits of Causal Modeling: Spatially-Structurally Complex Phenomena. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Kallfelz, William (2005) Contracting Batterman's Asymptotic 'No-Man's Land:' Reduction Rejoins Explanation. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Karaca, Koray (2011) The Construction of the Higgs Mechanism and the Emergence of the Electroweak Theory. [Preprint]

King, Martin (2014) Idealization and Structural Explanation in Physics. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Knox, Eleanor (2012) Abstraction and its Limits: Finding Space for Novel Explanation. [Preprint]

Knox, Eleanor (2017) Novel Explanation in the Special Sciences: Lessons from physics. [Preprint]

Knuuttila, Tarja and Loettgers, Andrea (2012) Synthetic Modeling and Mechanistic Account: Material Recombination and Beyond. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Krashniak, Adam and Lamm, Ehud (2017) Was regression to the mean really the solution to Darwin's problem with heredity? Biology &Philosophy. ISSN 1572-8404

Kuehne, Ulrich J. (1997) Gedankenexperiment und Erklärung / Thought Experiment and Scientific Explanation. UNSPECIFIED.

Kuehne, Ulrich J. (1997) Wie erklärt man mit unsichtbaren Händen? / How Can Invisible Hands Explain? UNSPECIFIED.

Kuhlmann, Meinard (2006) How Do Microscopic Models of Financial Markets Explain? In: UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Kuhlmann, Meinard (2011) Mechanisms in Dynamically Complex Systems. [Preprint]

Kuorikoski, Jaakko (2009) Simulation and the Sense of Understanding. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Kuorikoski, Jaakko (2008) Varieties of Modularity for Causal and Constitutive Explanations. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Kuorikoski, Jaakko and Pöyhönen, Samuli (2012) Understanding non-modular functionality – lessons from genetic algorithms. In: UNSPECIFIED.

koepke, william (2002) On the Coupling Constants of the Linear Approximation of Gravity and its Generalization. [Preprint]


Lamm, Ehud and Kammar, Ohad (2014) Inferring Co-Evolution. [Preprint]

Lamm, Ehud (2016) Cultural group selection and holobiont evolution – a comparison of structures of evolution. [Preprint]

Landsman, Klaas (2015) The fine-tuning argument. [Preprint]

Lean, Christopher (2016) Indexically Structured Ecological Communities. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Levy, Arnon and Bechtel, William (2016) Towards Mechanism 2.0: Expanding the Scope of Mechanistic Explanation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

List, Christian and Menzies, Peter (2008) Non-Reductive Physicalism and the Limits of the Exclusion Principle. [Preprint]

List, Christian and Spiekermann, Kai (2013) Methodological Individualism and Holism in Political Science: A Reconciliation. American Political Science Review, 107 (4). pp. 629-643.

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

Liu, Chuang (2000) Coordination of Space and Unity of Science. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Liu, Chuang and Emch, Gerard G. (2004) Explaining Quantum Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking. [Preprint]

Longy, Françoise (2007) Artifacts and Organisms: A Case for a New Etiological Theory of Functions. [Preprint]


MACHAMER, PETER (2009) Explaining Mechanisms. [Preprint]

Machery, Edouard (2014) Experimental Philosophy of science. [Preprint]

Marcus, Russell (2007) Intrinsic Explanation and Field's Dispensabilist Strategy. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Marcus, Russell (2015) The Eleatic and the Indispensabilist. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 30 (3). pp. 415-429. ISSN 2171-679X

Mathen, Jolly (2005) On the Inherent Incompleteness of Scientific Theories. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Matthews, Lucas J. (2017) On mechanistic reasoning in unexpected places: the case of population genetics. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2004) Does Probabilism Solve the Great Quantum Mystery? [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2012) Has Science Established that the Cosmos is Physically Comprehensible? [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2007) Is the Quantum World Composed of Propensitons? [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2002) The Need for a Revolution in the Philosophy of Science. UNSPECIFIED.

Maxwell, Nicholas (2004) Non-Empirical Requirements Scientific Theories Must Satisfy: Simplicity, Unification, Explanation, Beauty. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2000) SIMPLICITY. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2003) Three Philosophical Problems about Consciousness and their Possible Resolution. [Preprint]

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

McCoy, C.D. (2017) Epistemic Justification and Methodological Luck in Inflationary Cosmology. [Preprint]

Menon, Tarun and Callender, Craig (2011) Turn and Face the Strange... Ch-ch-changes: Philosophical Questions Raised by Phase Transitions. [Preprint]

Mizrahi, Moti (2011) Why the Ultimate Argument for Scientific Realism Ultimately Fails. [Preprint]

Mizrahi, Moti (2017) What’s so bad about Scientism? [Preprint]

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