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

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

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

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

Ballinger, Clint (2008) Classifying Contingency in the Social Sciences: Diachronic, Synchronic, and Deterministic Contingency. [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 (2014) Reduction and Multiple Realizability. [Preprint]

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

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

Beard, Alex and Colombo, Matteo and Wright, Cory (2016) 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, Williiam (2016) Explicating Top-­‐Down Causation Using Networks and Dynamics. [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]

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]

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 (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]

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]

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

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 Klein, Dominik (2016) Mystery, Explanation, and Credence. [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 and Elkin, Lee and Hartmann, Stephan (2016) Bayesian Cognitive Science, Monopoly, and Neglected Frameworks. [Preprint]

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

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

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

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

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]

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

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

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

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]

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]

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

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

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]

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]

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

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

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

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

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

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

List, Christian (2016) Levels: descriptive, explanatory, and ontological. [Preprint]

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

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]

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 (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]

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]

Morett, Fernando (2014) The Vera Causa Principle in the 18th Century Moral Philosophy. [Preprint]

Morett, Fernando (2016) Is Everyone Self-Interested? Hume versus Mandeville. [Preprint]

Mosterin, Jesus (2004) Anthropic Explanations in Cosmology. [Preprint]

Muller, Herbert FJ (2003) Effect of Working Ontology on Some Conceptual Puzzles. [Preprint]

Myrvold, Wayne C. (2016) On the Evidential Import of Unification. [Preprint]

Patton, Lydia (2014) Methodology of the Sciences. [Preprint]

Reutlinger, Alexander (2014) Are Causal Facts Really Explanatorily Emergent? Ladyman and Ross on Higher-level Causal Facts and Renormalization Group Explanation. [Preprint]

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]

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

Reutlinger, Alexander and Hangleiter, Dominik and Hartmann, Stephan (2016) Understanding (With) Toy Models. [Preprint]

Rickles, Dean (2010) Mirror Symmetry and Other Miracles in Superstring Theory. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2015) Causal Control: A Rationale for Causal Selection. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. (2014) Dynamical Models and Explanation in Neuroscience. [Preprint]

Ross, Lauren N. and Woodward, James (2016) Koch’s Postulates: An Interventionist Perspective. [Preprint]

Rubbens, Peter (2014) Evaluation of the OPERA Collaboration and the Faster than Light Neutrino Anomaly. [Preprint]

Räz, Tim (2014) Mathematical Explanations in Euler’s Königsberg. [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]

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

Samuel, Schindler (2016) Theoretical Fertility McMullin-style. [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]

Saunders, Simon (2004) Complementarity and Scientific Rationality. [Preprint]

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

Saunders, Simon (2013) Indistinguishability. [Preprint]

Schindler, Samuel (2013) Explanatory fictions--for real? [Preprint]

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]

Scholl, Raphael (2014) Inference to the Best Explanation in the Catch-22: How much autonomy for Mill’s method of difference? [Preprint]

Schupbach, Jonah N. and Sprenger, Jan (2010) The Logic of Explanatory Power. [Preprint]

Shagrir, Oron and Bechtel, William (2014) Marr’s Computational Level and Delineating Phenomena. [Preprint]

Shenker, Orly R. (2000) Interventionism in Statistical Mechanics: Some Philosophical Remarks. [Preprint]

Sheredos, Benjamin and Bechtel, William (2016) Imagining Mechanisms with Diagrams. [Preprint]

Sirtes, Daniel (2010) A Pragmatic-Ontic Account of Mechanistic Explanation. [Preprint]

Skipper, Robert and Millstein, Roberta (2004) Thinking About Evolutionary Mechanisms: Natural Selection. [Preprint]

Skow, Brdford (2013) Are There Non-Causal Explanations (of Particular Events)? [Preprint]

Skow, Bradford (2016) Against Understanding (as a Condition on Explanation). [Preprint]

Smart, Benjamin T H and Thebault, Karim P Y (2015) Dispositions and the Principle of Least Action Revisited. [Preprint]

Solé, Albert (2013) Bohmian mechanics without wave function ontology. [Preprint]

Sprenger, Jan (2016) Foundations for a Probabilistic Theory of Causal Strength. [Preprint]

Stergiou, Chrysovalantis (2016) NOTE ON SIMPLICITY AND STATISTICAL EXPLANATIONS OF CORRELATIONS. [Preprint]

Stoica, Ovidiu Cristinel (2008) World Theory. [Preprint]

Sullivan, Jacqueline (2016) Long-term Potentiation: One Kind or Many? [Preprint]

Székely, Gergely (2008) On Why-Questions in Physics. [Preprint]

Tabery, James (2003) Synthesizing Activities and Interactions in the Concept of a Mechanism. [Preprint]

Thebault, Karim P Y (2015) The Disunity of Philosophy of Science as a Worrying Hypothesis. [Preprint]

Walker, Mark and Cirkovic, Milan (2003) Anthropic Reasoning and the Contemporary Design Argument in Astrophysics: A Reply to Robert Klee. [Preprint]

Wayne, Andrew (2010) Emergence and Singular Limits. [Preprint]

Weatherall, James Owen (2012) Inertial motion, explanation, and the foundations of classical spacetime theories. [Preprint]

Weatherall, James Owen (2011) On (Some) Explanations in Physics. [Preprint]

Weisberg, Michael (2002) Qualitative Theory and Chemical Explanation. [Preprint]

Woodward, James (2015) Causation in Science. [Preprint]

Woodward, James (2014) Explanation in Neurobiology: An Interventionist Perspective. [Preprint]

Woodward, James (2014) A Functional Account of Causation. [Preprint]

Woodward, James (2014) Intervening in the Exclusion Argument. [Preprint]

Woodward, James (2011) Laws, Causes, and Invariance. [Preprint]

Woodward, James (2008) Mental Causation and Neural Mechanisms. [Preprint]

Woodward, James (2014) Methodology, Ontology, and Interventionism. [Preprint]

Woodward, James (2016) Explanatory Autonomy: The Role of Proportionality, Stability, and Conditional Irrelevance. [Preprint]

Wronski, Leszek (2010) The Common Cause Principle. Explanation via Screening off. [Preprint]

Zednik, Carlos (2014) Heuristics, Descriptions, and the Scope of Mechanistic Explanation. [Preprint]

Zednik, Carlos (2017) Mechanisms in Cognitive Science. [Preprint]

Zednik, Carlos and Jäkel, Frank (2016) Bayesian reverse-engineering considered as a research strategy for cognitive science. [Preprint]

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

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

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

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

Conference or Workshop Item

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Goodwin, William (2009) SUSTAINING A CONTROVERSY: THE NON-CLASSICAL ION DEBATE. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Keas, Michael (2016) How the Diachronic Theoretical Virtues Make an Epistemic Difference. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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

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

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

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.

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.

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

Morita, Kunihisa (2009) A Role of Models in Scientific Explanation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Northcott, Robert (2008) Innateness and Science. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Northcott, Robert (2014) Opinion polling and election predictions. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Nyrup, Rune (2014) How Explanatory Reasoning Justifies Pursuit: A Peircean View of IBE. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Nyrup, Rune (2014) Pursuing and accepting hypotheses: a Peircean view of IBE. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Nyrup, Rune (2016) A Pursuit Worthiness Account of Analogies in Science. In: UNSPECIFIED.

O'Malley, Maureen A. and Brigandt, Ingo and Love, Alan C. and Crawford, John W. and Gilbert, Jack A. and Knight, Rob and Mitchell, Sandra D. and Rohwer, Forest (2014) Multilevel Research Strategies and Biological Systems. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Persson, Johannes (2007) Mechanism-as-activity and the threat of polygenic effects. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Persson, Johannes (2009) Three conceptions of explaining how possibly—and one reductive account. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Persson, Johannes (2009) Three conceptions of explaining how possibly—and one reductive account. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Pietsch, Wolfgang (2013) Big Data – The New Science of Complexity. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Potochnik, Angela (2006) Optimality Modeling and Explanatory Generality. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Povich, Mark (2014) Mechanisms and Model-based fMRI. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Powers, Jack (2014) Atrazine Research and Criteria of Characterizational Adequacy. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Poyhonen, Samuli (2016) What, when and how do rational analysis models explain? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Páez, Andrés (2006) The Epistemic Value of Explanation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Reutlinger, Alexander (2013) Why Is There Universal Macro-Behavior? Renormalization Group Explanation As Non-causal Explanation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Reydon, Thomas (2008) How to Fix Kind Membership: A Problem for HPC-Theory and a Solution. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Rouse, Joseph (2016) Mechanisms as Modal Patterns. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Saatsi, Juha and Pexton, Mark (2013) Reassessing Woodward's account of explanation: regularities, counterfactuals, and non-causal explanations. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Schupbach, Jonah N. (2010) Comparing Probabilistic Measures of Explanatory Power. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Shapiro, Lawrence (2004) Can Psychology Be A Unified Science? In: UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

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

Sheredos, Benjamin and Burnston, Daniel and Abrahamsen, Adele and Bechtel, William (2012) Why do biologists use so many diagrams? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Sheredos, Benjamin and Bechtel, William (2016) Constructing diagrams to understand phenomena and mechanisms. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Silberstein, Michael and Chemero, Tony (2012) Constraints on Localization and Decomposition as Explanatory Strategies in the Biological Sciences. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Skow, Bradford (2016) Levels of Reasons and Causal Explanation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Stoyanov, Drozdstoj (2012) The Pitt model of trans-disciplinary validity: challenges and prospects. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Sustar, Predrag (2006) Neo-Functional Analysis: Phylogenetical Restrictions on Causal Role Functions. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Tabb, Kathryn (2014) Psychiatric Progress and The Assumption of Diagnostic Discrimination. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Tabery, James (2008) Difference Mechanisms. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Theurer, Kari L. (2013) Seventeenth-Century Mechanism: An Alternative Framework for Reductionism. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Thornburg, M. Hayden (2012) New Work for a Theory of Emergence. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Van Camp, Wesley (2011) On Kinematic vs. Dynamic Approaches to Special Relativity. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Vromen, Jack, J. (2008) MICRO-FOUNDATIONS IN STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT: SQUARING COLEMAN’S DIAGRAM. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Waskan, Jonathan (2011) Intelligibility and the CAPE: Combatting Anti-Psychologism about Explanation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Waskan, Jonathan (2011) Intelligibility and the CAPE: Combatting Anti-psychologism about Explanation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Wayne, Andrew (2012) Causal relations and explanatory strategies in physics. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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

Weber, Erik and De Vreese, Leen and Van Bouwel, Jeroen (2011) How to Study Scientific Explanation? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Weber, Erik and Van Bouwel, Jeroen and Lefevere, Merel (2010) The Role of Unification in Explanations of Facts. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Weber, Marcel (2014) On the Incompatibility of Dynamical Biological Mechanisms and Causal Graph Theory. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Xavier, de Donato-Rodríguez and Jesús, Zamora-Bonilla (2009) EXPLANATION AND MODELIZATION IN A COMPREHENSIVE INFERENTIAL ACCOUNT. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Zednik, Carlos (2014) Are Systems Neuroscience Explanations Mechanistic? In: UNSPECIFIED.

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

van Riel, Raphael (2008) From Water to H2O – What Reduction is About. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Published Article or Volume

Andersen, Holly (2011) The Case for Regularity in Mechanistic Causal Explanation. [Published Article or Volume]

Andersen, Holly (2011) Mechanisms, Laws, and Regularities. [Published Article or Volume]

Andersen, Holly (2012) Mechanisms: what are they evidence for in evidence-based medicine? [Published Article or Volume]

Andersen, Holly (2014) A field guide to mechanisms: part I. [Published Article or Volume]

Andersen, Holly (2014) A field guide to mechanisms: part II. [Published Article or Volume]

Batterman, Robert (2016) Philosophical Implications of Kadanoff's work on the Renormalization Group. [Published Article or Volume]

Bauer, Mark (2015) Normative Characterization in Biological and Cognitive Explanations. [Published Article or Volume]

Bechtel, William (2016) Mechanists must be holists too: Perspectives from Circadian Biology. [Published Article or Volume]

Bich, Leonardo (2012) Complex emergence and the living organization: an epistemological framework for biology. [Published Article or Volume]

Bich, Leonardo and Mossio, Matteo and Ruiz-Mirazo, Kepa and Moreno, Alvaro (2015) Biological regulation: controlling the system from within. [Published Article or Volume]

Cuffaro, Michael (2010) The Kantian framework of complementarity. [Published Article or Volume]

Dietrich, Franz and List, Christian (2016) Reason-based choice and context-dependence: An explanatory framework. [Published Article or Volume]

Fiorentino, Alexander R and Dammann, Olaf (2015) Evidence, illness, and causation: an epidemiological perspective on the Russo-Williamson Thesis. [Published Article or Volume]

Gebharter, Alexander and Schurz, Gerhard (2014) Editors' Introduction. [Published Article or Volume]

Gebharter, Alexander (2016) Another problem with RBN models of mechanisms. [Published Article or Volume]

Gijsbers, Victor (2014) Unification as a Measure of Natural Classification. [Published Article or Volume]

Gijsbers, Victor (2015) Can Probabilistic Coherence be a Measure of Understanding? [Published Article or Volume]

Ginnobili, Santiago (2014) La inconmensurabilidad empírica entre la teoría de la selección natural darwiniana y el diseño inteligente de la teología natural. [Published Article or Volume]

Green, Sara and Wolkenhauer , Olaf (2013) Tracing organizing principles: Learning from the history of systems biology. [Published Article or Volume]

Harp, Randall and Khalifa, Kareem (2015) Why Pursue Unification? A Social-Epistemological Puzzle. [Published Article or Volume]

Hochstein, Eric (2016) Categorizing the Mental. [Published Article or Volume]

Hochstein, Eric (2015) One mechanism, many models: a distributed theory of mechanistic explanation. [Published Article or Volume]

Huber, Franz (2012) Review of Wolfgang Spohn, The Laws of Belief: Ranking Theory and Its Philosophical Applications (Oxford University Press 2012). [Published Article or Volume]

Huber, Franz (2013) Structural Equations and Beyond. [Published Article or Volume]

Jodoin, Laurent (2014) Génétique des populations et mécanique statistique : stratégie explicative et analogie formelle. [Published Article or Volume]

List, Christian and Spiekermann, Kai (2013) Methodological Individualism and Holism in Political Science: A Reconciliation. [Published Article or Volume]

Marcus, Russell (2015) The Eleatic and the Indispensabilist. [Published Article or Volume]

Molinini, Daniele (2014) Deductive Nomological Model and Mathematics: Making Dissatisfaction more Satisfactory. [Published Article or Volume]

Pradeu, Thomas (2013) Immunity and the emergence of individuality. [Published Article or Volume]

Pradeu, Thomas (2011) A Mixed Self: The Role of Symbiosis in Development. [Published Article or Volume]

Pradeu, Thomas (2016) Organisms or biological individuals? Combining physiological and evolutionary individuality. [Published Article or Volume]

Rendón, Constanza Alexandra and Folguera, Guillermo (2014) Evo-devo como disciplina integradora: la temporalidad de los procesos biológicos como estrategia de análisis. [Published Article or Volume]

Räz, Tim (2013) On the Application of the Honeycomb Conjecture to the Bee’s Honeycomb. [Published Article or Volume]

Schurz, Gerhard (2014) Unification and Explanation: Explanation as a Prototype Concept. A Reply to Weber and van Dyck, Gijsberg, and de Regt. [Published Article or Volume]

Skow, Brdford (2015) Are There Genuine Physical Explanations of Mathematical Phenomena? [Published Article or Volume]

Slutsky, David (2010) Confusion and dependence in uses of history. [Published Article or Volume]

Soler-Toscano, Fernando (2014) El giro dinámico en la epistemología formal: el caso del razonamiento explicativo. [Published Article or Volume]

Stergiou, Chrysovalantis (2015) Explaining Correlations by Partitions. [Published Article or Volume]

Tamir, Michael (2012) Proving the Principle: Taking Geodesic Dynamics too Seriously in Einstein's Theory. [Published Article or Volume]

Weber, Erik and Lefevere, Merel (2014) The Role of Unification in Micro-Explanations of Physical Laws. [Published Article or Volume]

Wheeler, Billy (2016) Simplicity, Language-Dependency and the Best System Account of Laws. [Published Article or Volume]

Woodward, James (2013) Mechanistic Explanation:Its Scope and Limits. [Published Article or Volume]

Woodward, James (2016) Unificationism, Explanatory Internalism, and Autonomy. [Published Article or Volume]

van Eck, Dingmar and Gervais, Raoul (2016) Difference making, explanatory relevance, and mechanistic models. [Published Article or Volume]

Other

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

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.

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)

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