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Abbott, Jessica K. and Persson, Erik (2021) The problem of defining life: a case study using family resemblance. [Preprint]

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

Adlam, Emily (2023) Disappearing Without a Trace: The Arrows of Time in Kent's Solution to the Lorentzian Quantum Reality Problem. [Preprint]

Adrian, Currie and Andra, Meneganzin (2022) Not by Demography Alone: Neanderthal extinction and null hypotheses in paleoanthropological explanation. [Preprint]

Al-Khalili, Jim and Chen, Eddy Keming (2024) The Decoherent Arrow of Time and the Entanglement Past Hypothesis. [Preprint]

Alvarado, Ramón (2021) Explaining Epistemic Opacity. [Preprint]

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

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

Andersen, Holly (2022) Causal Modeling and the Efficacy of Action. [Preprint]

Andersen, Holly (2023) Every View is a View From Somewhere: Pragmatist Laws and Possibility. [Preprint]

Andersen, Holly (2023) Running Causation Aground. [Preprint]

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

Andersen, Holly (2023) Why adoption of causal modeling methods requires some metaphysics. [Preprint]

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]

Asma, Lieke (2023) Implicit bias as unintentional discrimination. [Preprint]

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

Aydinonat, N. Emrah and Ylikoski, Petri (2021) Explaining Institutional Change. [Preprint]

Azhar, Feraz and Loeb, Abraham (2020) Finely tuned models sacrifice explanatory depth. [Preprint]

Bach, Theodore (2021) Same-Tracking Real Kinds in the Social Sciences. [Preprint]

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

Barack, David L (2020) Mental Kinematics. [Preprint]

Barack, David L (2019) Mental Machines. [Preprint]

Baras, Dan and Shenker, Orly R. (2020) Calling for Explanation: The Case of the Thermodynamic Past State. [Preprint]

Baravalle, Lorenzo (2019) Cultural evolutionary theory as a theory of forces. [Preprint]

Barker, Jonathan (2022) Against Purity. [Preprint]

Baron, Sam and Le Bihan, Baptiste (2021) Composing Spacetime. [Preprint]

Baron, Samuel and Le Bihan, Baptiste (2022) Spacetime Quietism in Quantum Gravity. [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]

Barrett, Jeffrey A. (2008) Approximate Truth and Descriptive Nesting. [Preprint]

Barrett, Jeffrey A. (2021) Situated Observation in Bohmian 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) Universality and RG Explanations. [Preprint]

Batterman, Robert and Green, Sara (2020) Steel and bone: Mesoscale modeling and middle-out strategies in physics and biology. [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]

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 (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 (2019) From Parts to Mechanisms: Research Heuristics for Addressing Heterogeneity in Cancer Genetics. [Preprint]

Bechtel, William (2018) The Importance of Constraints and Control in Biological Mechanisms: Insights from Cancer Research. [Preprint]

Bechtel, William and Bollhagen, Andrew (2021) Active Biological Mechanisms: Transforming Energy into Motion in Molecular Motors. [Preprint]

Bechtel, William and Huang, Linus T. (2020) Decentering Cognition. [Preprint]

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

Beebe, Cameron and Poellinger, Roland (2017) Bayesian Confirmation from Analog Models. [Preprint]

Berkovitz, Joseph (2019) On the Mathematical Constitution and Explanation of Physical Facts. [Preprint]

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]

Blanchard, Thomas (2023) Best-System Laws, Explanation, and Unification. [Preprint]

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

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]

Bokulich, Alisa (2018) Representing and Explaining: The Eikonic Conception of Scientific Explanation. [Preprint]

Bokulich, Alisa (2018) Searching for Noncausal Explanations in a Sea of Causes. [Preprint]

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

Brancazio, Nick and Meyer, Russell (2023) Minimal Model Explanations of Cognition. [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 (2013) Systems Biology and the Integration of Mechanistic Explanation and Mathematical Explanation. [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo (2017) Explanation of Molecular Processes Without Tracking Mechanism Operation. [Preprint]

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

Bright, Liam Kofi and Gabriel, Nathan and O'Connor, Cailin and Taiwo, Olufemi (2022) On the Stability of Racial Capitalism. [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]

Buckner, Cameron (2019) Deep Learning: A Philosophical Introduction. [Preprint]

Buijsman, Stefan (2023) Causal scientific explanations from Machine Learning. [Preprint]

Buijsman, Stefan (2024) Machine Learning models as Mathematics: interpreting explainable AI in non-causal terms. [Preprint]

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

Burnston, Daniel C. (2019) Getting over Atomism: Functional Decomposition in Complex Neural Systems. [Preprint]

Bursten, Julia (2020) The Function of Boundary Conditions in the Physical Sciences. [Preprint]

Buskell, Andrew and Currie, Adrian (2021) Uniqueness in the Life Sciences: How Did the Elephant Get its Trunk? [Preprint]

Buskell, Andrew and Tennie, Claudio (2021) Mere Recurrence and Cumulative Culture at the Margins. [Preprint]

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

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

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]

Calzavarini, Fabrizio and Paternoster, Alfredo (2021) The Semantic View of Computation and the Argument from the Cognitive Science Practice. [Preprint]

Cartwright, Nancy and Pemberton, John M. and Wieten, Sarah (2020) Mechanisms, laws and explanation. [Preprint]

Casini, Lorenzo and Baumgartner, Michael (2019) Constitution and Causal Roles. [Preprint]

Casini, Lorenzo and Baumgartner, Michael (2019) Constitution and Causal Roles. [Preprint]

Casini, Lorenzo and Baumgartner, Michael (2019) Constitution and Causal Roles. [Preprint]

Casini, Lorenzo and Baumgartner, Michael (2020) The PC Algorithm and the Inference to Constitution. [Preprint]

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

Charbonneau, Mathieu and Bourrat, Pierrick (2021) Fidelity and the grain problem in cultural evolution. [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]

Chen, Eddy Keming (2023) Laws of Physics. [Preprint]

Chen, Eddy Keming (2023) The Simplicity of Physical Laws. [Preprint]

Chen, Eddy Keming (2022) Strong Determinism. [Preprint]

Chis-Ciure, Robert (2022) The Transcendental Deduction of Integrated Information Theory: Connecting the Axioms, Postulates, and Identity Through Categories. [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]

Coelho Mollo, Dimitri (2019) Against Computational Perspectivalism. [Preprint]

Coelho Mollo, Dimitri (2019) Are There Teleological Functions to Compute? [Preprint]

Coelho Mollo, Dimitri (2020) Deflationary Realism: Representation and Idealisation in Cognitive Science. [Preprint]

Coelho Mollo, Dimitri (2021) Why go for a computation-based approach to cognitive representation. [Preprint]

Colaço, David (2020) Recharacterizing Scientific Phenomena. [Preprint]

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 (2020) (Mis)computation in Computational Psychiatry. [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 Heinz, Andreas (2019) Explanatory Integration, Computational Phenotypes and Dimensional Psychiatry. The case of alcohol use disorder. [Preprint]

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

Creel, Kathleen A. (2019) Transparency in Complex Computational Systems. [Preprint]

Crowther, Karen (2018) What is the point of reduction in science? [Preprint]

Crowther, Karen (2018) When do we stop digging? Conditions on a fundamental theory of physics. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2018) Framework Confirmation by Newtonian Abduction. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2019) Framework Confirmation by Newtonian Abduction. [Preprint]

Currie, Adrian (2018) Big Dragons on Small Islands: generality and particularity in science. (review of Angela Potochnik's Idealization and the Aims of Science). [Preprint]

Currie, Adrian (2020) Comparative Thinking in Biology. [Preprint]

Currie, Adrian (2018) Mass Extinctions as Major Transitions. [Preprint]

Currie, Adrian (2019) Scientific Knowledge & the Deep Past: History Matters. [Preprint]

Currie, Adrian (2019) Simplicity, One-Shot Hypotheses & Paleobiological Explanation. [Preprint]

Currie, Adrian and Walsh, Kirsten (2018) Frameworks for Historians and Philosophers. [Preprint]

Céspedes, Esteban (2021) A positivist criticism of positivist growth theory. [Preprint]

Céspedes, Esteban and Baumann, Peter (2022) Contextual causal dependence and causal contrastivism. [Preprint]

D'Alessandro, William (2022) Unrealistic Models in Mathematics. [Preprint]

Danne, Nicholas (2021) An Extra-Mathematical Program Explanation of Color Experience. [Preprint]

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

David-Rus, Richard (2021) Understanding without explanation: the case is not closed. [Preprint]

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

De Haro, Sebastian (2020) On Inter-Theoretic Relations and Scientific Realism. [Preprint]

De Haro, Sebastian and de Regt, Henk W. (2018) A Precipice Below Which Lies Absurdity? Theories without a Spacetime and Scientific Understanding. [Preprint]

Dellsén, Finnur (2018) Beyond Explanation: Understanding as Dependency Modeling. [Preprint]

Dellsén, Finnur (2016) There May Yet Be Non-Causal Explanations (of Particular Events). [Preprint]

Dellsén, Finnur (2021) Understanding Scientific Progress: The Noetic Account. [Preprint]

Deulofeu, Roger and Suárez, Javier and Pérez-Cervera, Alberto (2019) Explaining the behaviour of random ecological networks. The stability of the microbiome as a case of integrative pluralism. [Preprint]

Dewhurst, Joe (2020) Causal Emergence and Real Patterns. [Preprint]

Dewhurst, Joe and Isaac, Alistair M. C. (2020) Mechanism Hierarchy Realism and Function Perspectivalism. [Preprint]

Dewulf, Fons (2021) Beyond Hempel: Reframing the Debate about Scientific Explanation. [Preprint]

Dieks, Dennis (2017) Mechanisms, Explanation and Understanding in Physics. [Preprint]

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

Donhauser, Justin and Worley, Sara and Bradie, Michael and Bouzat, Juan (2019) The Problem of Mooted Models for Analyses of Microbiome Causality. [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]

Doyle, Yannick and Egan, Spencer and Graham, Noah and Kareem Khalifa, Kareem (2018) Non-Factive Understanding: A Statement and Defense. [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]

Dupré, John and Leonelli, Sabina (2022) Process epistemology in the COVID-19 Era: Rethinking the research process to avoid dangerous forms of reification. [Preprint]

Díez, José and Suárez, Javier (2023) How do networks explain? A neo-Hempelian approach to network explanations of the ecology of the microbiome. [Preprint]

Earman, John (2024) Explaining the Aharonov-Bohm Effect. [Preprint]

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

Earman, John (2023) As Revealing in the Breach as in the Observance: von Neumann's Uniqueness Theorem. [Preprint]

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

Ehsani, Sepehr (2024) Examining Part–Part Interactions toward Improving Mechanistic Explanations in Cell Biology. [Preprint]

Ehsani, Sepehr (2023) Generalizations for Cell Biological Explanations: Distinguishing between Principles and Laws. [Preprint]

Ehsani, Sepehr (2021) Principled Mechanistic Explanations in Biology: A Case Study of Alzheimer's Disease. [Preprint]

El Skaf, Rawad and Stuart, Michael T. (2023) Scientific Models and Thought Experiments: Same Same but Different. [Preprint]

Elber-Dorozko, Lotem and Shagrir, Oron (2018) Integrating computation into the mechanistic hierarchy in the cognitive and neural sciences. [Preprint]

Epstein, Eric Gordon (2019) Radical Embodied Cognitive Science and Problems of Intentionality. [Preprint]

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

Evans, Peter W. and Thebault, Karim P Y (2019) What can bouncing oil droplets tell us about quantum mechanics? [Preprint]

Facchin, Marco (2021) Troubles with mathematical contents. [Preprint]

Facchini, Alessandro and Termine, Alberto (2022) Towards a Taxonomy for the Opacity of AI Systems. [Preprint]

Fang, Wei (2024) Design Principles as Minimal Models. [Preprint]

Fang, Wei (2023) Design principles and mechanistic explanation. [Preprint]

Fang, Wei (2018) An Inferential Account of Model Explanation. [Preprint]

Fang, Wei (2019) Mixed-Effects Modeling and Non-Reductive Explanation. [Preprint]

Fang, Wei (2020) Multilevel Modeling and the Explanatory Autonomy of Psychology. [Preprint]

Faries, Frank and Raja, Vicente (2022) Black Boxes and Theory Deserts: Deep Networks and Epistemic Opacity in the Cognitive Sciences. [Preprint]

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

Farr, Matt (2021) Conventionalism about time direction. [Preprint]

Farr, Matt (2021) What's so special about initial conditions? Understanding the past hypothesis in directionless time. [Preprint]

Farrell, Margaret (2023) Causal selection in context: explaining gene centrism. [Preprint]

Favela, Luis H. (2020) The Dynamical Renaissance in Neuroscience. [Preprint]

Favela, Luis H. and Chemero, Anthony (2021) Explanatory Pluralism: A Case Study from the Life Sciences. [Preprint]

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]

Felline, Laura (2018) Mechanistic explanation in Physics. [Preprint]

Felline, Laura (2018) Quantum theory is not only about information. [Preprint]

Filomeno, Aldo (2021) Typicality of Dynamics and Laws of Nature. [Preprint]

Findl, Johannes and Suárez, Javier (2021) Descriptive Understanding and Prediction in COVID-19 Modelling. [Preprint]

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

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

Franklin, Alexander (2022) Explaining the Autonomy of the Special Sciences. [Preprint]

Franklin, Alexander (2021) How the Reductionist Should Respond to the Multiscale Argument, and What This Tells Us About Levels. [Preprint]

Franklin, Alexander (2023) Incoherent? No, Just Decoherent: How Quantum Many Worlds Emerge. [Preprint]

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

Franklin, Alexander and Robertson, Katie (2021) Emerging into the Rainforest: Emergence and Special Science Ontology. [Preprint]

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

Fraser, Doreen (2018) The development of renormalization group methods for particle physics: Formal analogies between classical statistical mechanics and quantum field theory. [Preprint]

Fresco, Nir (2021) Long-Arm Functional Individuation of Computation. [Preprint]

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

Frisch, Mathias (2022) Causal Explanation in Physics. [Preprint]

Froese, Tom and Georgii, Karelin and Takashi, Ikegami (2023) Making mind matter with irruption theory: Bridging end-directedness and entropy production by satisfying the participation criterion. [Preprint]

Gao, Shan (2019) Can the wave function of the universe be a law of nature? [Preprint]

Gasparri, Luca (2018) Phonetic Segments and the Organization of Speech. [Preprint]

Ghiara, Virginia and Russo, Federica (2018) Reconstructing the mixed mechanisms of health: the role of bio- and socio-markers. [Preprint]

Giannotti, Joaquim (2022) Brutalist Fundamentalism: Radical and Moderate. [Preprint]

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

Giovanelli, Marco (2020) Like Thermodynamics before Boltzmann. On the Emergence of Einstein’s Distinction between Constructive and Principle Theories. [Preprint]

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

Glick, David (2023) The Principle of Least Action and Teleological Explanation in Physics. [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]

Goldwasser, Seth (2023) Standard Aberration: Cancer Biology and the Modeling Account of Normal Function. [Preprint]

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

Gomez-Marin, Alex (2019) Computational neuroscience needs theoretical ethology: correcting an anthropomorphic bias. [Preprint]

Gomez-Marin, Alex (2018) Evolution and what the intellect makes of it. [Preprint]

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

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

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 Andersen, Hanne (2019) Systems Science and the Art of Interdisciplinary Integration. [Preprint]

Grujicic, Bojana (2023) Deep convolutional neural networks are not mechanistic explanations of object recognition. [Preprint]

Grujicic, Bojana and Illari, Phyllis (2023) Using deep neural networks and similarity metrics to predict and control brain responses. [Preprint]

Gryb, Sean (2020) New Difficulties for the Past Hypothesis. [Preprint]

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

Grüne-Yanoff, Till and Verreault-Julien, Philippe (2020) How-Possibly Explanations in Economics: Anything Goes? [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 and Hemmo, Meir (2005) Explaining the Unobserved: Why Quantum Mechanics Is Not only About Information. [Preprint]

Hancox-Li, Leif (2020) Robustness in Machine Learning Explanations: Does It Matter? [Preprint]

Hangleiter, Dominik and Carolan, Jacques and Thebault, Karim P Y (2021) Analogue Quantum Simulation: A New Instrument for Scientific Understanding. [Preprint]

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

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

Haueis, Philipp (2022) Descriptive multiscale modeling in data-driven neuroscience. [Preprint]

Haueis, Philipp and Kästner, Lena (2022) Mechanistic Inquiry and Scientific Pursuit: The Case of Visual Processing. [Preprint]

Hazelwood, Caleb (2023) An Emerging Dilemma for Reciprocal Causation. [Preprint]

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]

Healey, Richard (2018) Pragmatist Quantum Realism. [Preprint]

Healey, Richard (2016) A pragmatist view of the metaphysics of entanglement. [Preprint]

Heger, Tina (2022) What are ecological mechanisms? Suggestions for a fine-grained description of causal mechanisms in invasion ecology. [Preprint]

Held, Carsten (2016) Conditions. [Preprint]

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

Helgeson, Casey (2012) Why you have one trait rather than another: The failure of the explanatory-chain stragegy. [Preprint]

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

Hicks, Michael (2018) What Everyone Should Say About Symmetries (And Why Humeans Get to Say It). [Preprint]

Hochstein, Eric (2023) Dimensions of Explanation. [Preprint]

Huang, Linus Ta-Lun and Bechtel, William (2020) A Phylogenetic Perspective on Distributed Decision-Making Mechanisms. [Preprint]

Hubert, Mario (2021) Understanding Physics: ‘What?’, ‘Why?’, and ‘How?’. [Preprint]

Hudetz, Laurenz and Crawford, Neil (2022) Variation semantics: when counterfactuals in explanations of algorithmic decisions are true. [Preprint]

Hueck, Christoph (2024) Empirical Access to Life’s Teleological Forces via an Active and Co-Constitutive Relation between Subject and Object. [Preprint]

Hvorecký, Juraj and Miłkowski, Marcin (2024) Theoretical virtues of cognitive extension. [Preprint]

Illari, Phyllis (2018) Mechanisms, models and laws in understanding supernovae. [Preprint]

Jacquart, Melissa (2021) ΛCDM and MOND: A Debate about Models or Theory? [Preprint]

Jacquart, Melissa and Shech, Elay and Zach, Martin (2022) Idealization, Representation, and Explanation in the Sciences. [Preprint]

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

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Meyer, Russell and Brancazio, Nick (2021) Putting down the revolt: Enactivism as a philosophy of nature. [Preprint]

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Potochnik, Angela (2018) Eight Other Questions about Explanation. [Preprint]

Potochnik, Angela (2011) Explanation and Understanding: An Alternative to Strevens' Depth. [Preprint]

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Potochnik, Angela (2010) Levels of Explanation Reconceived. [Preprint]

Potochnik, Angela (2007) Optimality Modeling and Explanatory Generality. [Preprint]

Potochnik, Angela (2019) Review of Catherine Elgin's True Enough. [Preprint]

Potochnik, Angela (2016) Scientific Explanation: Putting Communication First. [Preprint]

Potochnik, Angela (2022) Truth and reality: How to be a scientific realist without believing scientific theories should be true. [Preprint]

Potochnik, Angela (2020) What Constitutes an Explanation in Biology? [Preprint]

Potochnik, Angela (2020) Why It Matters that Idealizations Are False. [Preprint]

Potochnik, Angela and McGill, Brian (2012) The Limitations of Hierarchical Organization. [Preprint]

Potochnik, Angela and Sanches de Oliveira, Guilherme (2019) Patterns in Cognitive Phenomena and Pluralism of Explanatory Styles. [Preprint]

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Reutlinger, Alexander (2016) Do Renormalization Group Explanations Conform to the Commonality Strategy? [Preprint]

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

Reutlinger, Alexander (2016) Explanation Beyond Causation? New Directions in the Philosophy of Scientific Explanation. [Preprint]

Reutlinger, Alexander (2015) Is There A Monist Theory of Causal and Non-Causal Explanations? The Counterfactual Theory of Scientific Explanation. [Preprint]

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Richmond, Andrew (2023) What really lives in the swamp? Kinds and the illustration of scientific reasoning. [Preprint]

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Ross, Lauren N. (2022) Cascade versus mechanism: The diversity of causal structure in science. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2023) Causal Constraints in the Life and Social Sciences. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2017) Causal Explanation and the Periodic Table. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2018) Causal concepts in biology: How pathways differ from mechanisms and why it matters. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2017) Causal selection and the pathway concept. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2020) Causes with material continuity. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2020) Distinguishing topological and causal explanation. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2018) The Doctrine of Specific Etiology. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2024) Explanation in Biology. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2019) Explanation in Contexts of Causal Complexity: Lessons from Psychiatric Genetics. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2020) Tracers in neuroscience: Causation, constraints, and connectivity. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2021) What is social structural explanation? A causal account. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2020) The explanatory nature of constraints: Law-based, mathematical, and causal. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. and Kendler, Kenneth (2023) Proximal and Distal Causes in Medicine. [Preprint]

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Rubin, Mark (2024) Type I Error Rates are Not Usually Inflated. [Preprint]

Ryoo, Hong Joo (2024) Concerning Multiple Context-Dependence, Uncertainty, and Understanding. [Preprint]

Ryoo, Hong Joo (2024) The Role of Idealizations in Context-Dependent Mapping. [Preprint]

Ryoo, Hong Joo (2024) Towards an Account of Complementarities and Context-Dependence. [Preprint]

Räz, Tim (2024) From Explanations to Interpretability and Back. [Preprint]

Räz, Tim (2020) Understanding Deep Learning With Statistical Relevance. [Preprint]

Räz, Tim (2016) The Volterra Principle Generalized. [Preprint]

Saatsi, Juha (2014) Explanation and explanationism in science and metaphysics. [Preprint]

Saatsi, Juha (2015) On Explanations from 'Geometry of Motion'. [Preprint]

Saatsi, Juha (2016) Dynamical Systems Theory and Explanatory Indispensability. [Preprint]

Saatsi, Juha (2018) Realism and Explanatory Perspectives. [Preprint]

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

Sagrafena, Cristina (2022) The Old Evidence Problem and the Inference to the Best Explanation. [Preprint]

Samaroo, Ryan (2015) There is No Conspiracy of Inertia. [Preprint]

Sapienza, Carmen (2008) Selection Does Operate Primarily on Genes: In Defense of the Gene as the Unit of Selection. [Preprint]

Sarma, Gopal (2016) Reductionism and the Universal Calculus. [Preprint]

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Saunders, Simon (2024) Finite frequentism explains quantum probability. [Preprint]

Saunders, Simon (2024) Finite frequentism explains quantum probability. [Preprint]

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Scerri, Eric (2022) A commentary on Weisberg’s critique of the ‘structural conception’ of chemical bonding. [Preprint]

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Schindler, Samuel (2013) Kuhnian theory-choice, the GWS model, and the neutral current. [Preprint]

Schindler, Samuel (2013) Mechanistic explanation: asymmetry lost. [Preprint]

Schindler, Samuel (2014) Scientific discovery: that-what’s and what-that’s. [Preprint]

Schindler, Samuel (2022) Micro-level model explanation and counterfactual constraint. [Preprint]

Schindler, Samuel (2019) Naturalnesss in physics: just a matter of aesthetics? Book review. [Preprint]

Schindler, Samuel (2017) A coherentist conception of ad hoc hypotheses. [Preprint]

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Stern, Julio Michael (2017) Continuous versions of Haack’s puzzles: equilibria, eigen-states and ontologies. [Preprint]

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Stern, Julio Michael (2018) Verstehen (causal/interpretative understanding), Erklären (law-governed description/prediction), and Empirical Legal Studies. [Preprint]

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Stern, Julio Michael and Pereira, Carlos Alberto de Braganca and Lauretto, Marcelo de Souza and Esteves, Luis Gustavo and Izbicki, Rafael and Stern, Rafael Bassi and Diniz, Marcio Alves and Borges, Wagner de Souza (2023) The e-value and the Full Bayesian Significance Test: Logical Properties and Philosophical Consequences. [Preprint]

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Stuart, Michael T. (2022) Scientists are Epistemic Consequentialists about Imagination. [Preprint]

Stuart, Michael T. (2021) Telling Stories in Science: Feyerabend and Thought Experiments. [Preprint]

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Wayne, Andrew (2010) Expanding the Scope of Explanatory Idealization. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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Allzén, Simon (2023) Against Methodological Continuity and Metaphysical Knowledge. European Journal for Philosophy of Science, 13 (5). ISSN 1879-4912

Allzén, Simon (2022) From Unobservable to Observable: Scientific Realism and the Discovery of Radium. Journal for General Philosophy of Science. ISSN 0925-4560

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

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 (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 (2018) A pragmatist challenge to constraint laws. Metascience, 27 (1). pp. 19-25. ISSN 0815-0796

Andrews, Samuel John (2023) Realism and the Value of Explanation. The Philosophical Quarterly. ISSN 0031-8094

Anta, Javier (2021) The epistemic schism of statistical mechanics. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 36 (3). pp. 399-419. ISSN 2171-679X

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Other

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

O'Connor, Cailin (2017) Modeling Minimal Conditions for Inequity. UNSPECIFIED.

Pooley, Oliver (2004) Comments on Sklar's ``Barbour's Relationist Metric of Time''. UNSPECIFIED.

Wayne, Andrew (2009) Emergence and Singular Limits. UNSPECIFIED.

Whitcomb, Dennis (2004) Kitcher, Correspondence, and Success. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Woodward, James (2023) BATTER (MAN)ING FUNDAMENTALISM: SOME REFLECTIONS ON BOB'S A MIDDLE WAY. UNSPECIFIED.

Woodward, James (2023) Networks, Dynamics and Explanation. UNSPECIFIED.

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Woodward, James There is No Such Thing As A Statistical Explanation. UNSPECIFIED.

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