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Abbott, Russ (2008) The reductionist blind spot. [Preprint]

Abbott, Russ (2009) The reductionist blind spot. [Preprint]

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

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

Atkinson, David (2006) A Relativistic Zeno Effect. [Preprint]

Backmann, Marius and Reutlinger, Alexander (2014) Better Best Systems – Too Good To Be True. [Preprint]

Ballinger, Clint (2008) Initial Conditions and the ‘Open Systems’ Argument against Laws of Nature. [Preprint]

Baron, Samuel and Evans, Peter W. (2018) What's So Spatial About Time Anyway? [Preprint]

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

Baron, Samuel and Le Bihan, Baptiste (2022) Trouble on the Horizon for Presentism. [Preprint]

Baumann, Veronika and Del Santo, Flavio (2022) Many Worlds are irrelevant for the problem of the arrow of time. [Preprint]

Belkind, Ori (2018) In Defense of Newtonian Induction: Hume's Problem of Induction and the Universalization of Primary Qualities. [Preprint]

Belot, Gordon (2016) Undermined. [Preprint]

Belot, Gordon (2021) Ratbag Idealism. [Preprint]

Ben, Baker (2021) Natural Information, Factivity and Nomicity. [Preprint]

Bigaj, Tomasz and Vassallo, Antonio (2020) How Humean is Bohumianism? [Preprint]

Binder, Bernd (2003) A Natural Mass Unit Hidden in the Planck Action Quantum. [Preprint]

Binder, Bernd (2003) Natural Nonlinear Quantum Units and Human Artificial Linear System of Units. [Preprint]

Bishop, Robert (2011) Fluid Convection, Constraint and Causation. [Preprint]

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

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

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

Callender, Craig (2014) One World, One Beable. [Preprint]

Callender, Craig (2021) Humean Laws of Nature: The End of the Good Old Days. [Preprint]

Callender, Craig (2020) Quantum Mechanics: Keeping It Real? [Preprint]

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

Cei, Angelo and French, Steven (2010) Getting Away from Governance: A Structuralist Approach to Laws and Symmetries. [Preprint]

Chen, Eddy Keming (2020) Bell's Theorem, Quantum Probabilities, and Superdeterminism. [Preprint]

Chen, Eddy Keming (2020) From Time Asymmetry to Quantum Entanglement: The Humean Unification. [Preprint]

Chen, Eddy Keming (2021) Fundamental Nomic Vagueness. [Preprint]

Chen, Eddy Keming (2020) The Past Hypothesis and the Nature of Physical Laws. [Preprint]

Chen, Eddy Keming (2019) Quantum States of a Time-Asymmetric Universe: Wave Function, Density Matrix, and Empirical Equivalence. [Preprint]

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

Chibbaro, Sergio and Vulpiani, Angelo (2017) Compressibility, laws of nature, initial conditions and complexity. [Preprint]

Cinti, Enrico and Sanchioni, Marco (2021) Humeanism in Light of Quantum Gravity. [Preprint]

Cirkovic, Milan M. (2002) The Thermodynamical Arrow of Time: Reinterpreting the Boltzmann-Schuetz Argument. [Preprint]

Colanero, Klaus (2012) Decoherence and definite outcomes. [Preprint]

Colombo, Matteo and Wright, Cory (2017) First principles in the life sciences: The free-energy principle, organicism, and mechanism. [Preprint]

Cuffaro, Michael E. (2018) Kantian and Neo-Kantian First Principles for Physical and Metaphysical Cognition. [Preprint]

Cuffaro, Michael E. and Hartmann, Stephan (2021) The Open Systems View. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2014) Are Classical Black Holes Hot or Cold? [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2014) Classical Black Holes Are Hot. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2014) If Metrical Structure Were Not Dynamical, Counterfactuals in General Relativity Would Be Easy. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2014) A Primer on Energy Conditions. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2016) A Simple Proof of the Uniqueness of the Einstein Field Equation in All Dimensions. [Preprint]

Céspedes, Esteban and Fuentes, Miguel (2019) Effective complexity: In which sense is it informative? [Preprint]

Davies, E Brian (2007) The Mechanical Philosophy 1660 - 1675. [Preprint]

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

De Fabrizio, Livio (2020) Physics Does It Better: So Why Be Afraid of Philosophy? [Preprint]

Desmond, Hugh (2021) The Selectionist Rationale for Evolutionary Progress. [Preprint]

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

Dimitrijević, Dejan R. (2019) Causal closure of the physical, mental causation, and physics. [Preprint]

Dorato, Mauro (2015) The physical world as a blob: is OSR really realism? [Preprint]

Dorato, Mauro and Esfeld, Michael (2009) GRW as an ontology of dispositions. [Preprint]

Dorato, Mauro and Esfeld, Michael (2014) The metaphysics of laws: dispositionalism vs. primitivism. [Preprint]

Dorato, Mauro and Laudisa, Federico (2014) Realism and instrumentalism about the wave function. How should we choose? [Preprint]

Dorst, Chris (2021) There Is No Measurement Problem for Humeans. [Preprint]

Ducheyne, Steffen (2006) Lessons From Galileo: The Pragmatic Model of Shared Characteristics of Scientific Representation. [Preprint]

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

Duguid, Callum (2021) Symmetries as Humean Metalaws. [Preprint]

Earman, John (2021) Implementing David Lewis' Principal Principle: A Program for Investigating the Relation between Credence and Chance. [Preprint]

Earman, John (2022) Trace-Free Gravitational Theory (aka Unimodular Gravity) for Philosophers. [Preprint]

Egg, Matthias and Esfeld, Michael (2014) Primitive ontology and quantum state in the GRW matter density theory. [Preprint]

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

Ellerman, David (2014) Partitions and Objective Indefiniteness in Quantum Mechanics. [Preprint]

Esfeld, Michael (2014) Quantum Humeanism, or: physicalism without properties. [Preprint]

Esfeld, Michael (2019) Super-Humeanism and free will. [Preprint]

Esfeld, Michael (2018) Why determinism in physics has no implications for free will. [Preprint]

Everth, Thomas and Gurney, Laura (2022) Emergent Realities: Diffracting Barad within a quantum-realist ontology of matter and politics. [Preprint]

Farr, Matt (2011) On A- and B-Theoretic Elements of Branching Spacetimes. [Preprint]

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

Farr, Matt (2020) C-theories of time: On the adirectionality of time. [Preprint]

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

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

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

Fenton-Glynn, Luke (2014) Unsharp Best System Chances. [Preprint]

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

Fleming, Gordon / N (2011) On the Quantum Deviations from Einstein Dilation of Unstable Quanton* Decay Evolution and Lifetimes. [Preprint]

Fletcher, Samuel C. (2018) Similarity Structure on Scientific Theories. [Preprint]

French, Steven (2016) Building Bridges with the Right Tools: Modality and the Standard Model. [Preprint]

French, Steven (2015) Doing Away with Dispositions: Powers in the Context of Modern Physics. [Preprint]

French, Steven and McKenzie, Kerry (2011) Thinking Outside the Toolbox: Towards a More Productive Engagement Between Metaphysics and Philosophy of Physics. [Preprint]

French, Steven (2020) What is This Thing Called Structure? (Rummaging in the Toolbox of Metaphysics for an Answer). [Preprint]

Frisch, Mathias (2022) The Babylonian conception and conventionalism about laws in physics. [Preprint]

Gao, Shan (2014) Notes on the ontology of Bohmian mechanics. [Preprint]

Gao, Shan (2013) Space-time, relativity and quantum mechanics: In search of a deeper connection. [Preprint]

Gao, Shan (2013) Three possible implications of spacetime discreteness. [Preprint]

Gao, Shan (2011) The Wave Function and Its Evolution. [Preprint]

Gao, Shan (2001) The basis of indeterminism. [Preprint]

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

Gao, Shan (2019) Closing the superdeterminism loophole in Bell's theorem. [Preprint]

Gao, Shan (2019) Does the PBR theorem refute Bohmian mechanics? [Preprint]

Gao, Shan (2022) Humeanism and the Measurement Problem. [Preprint]

Gildenhuys, Peter (2008) Causal Equations without Ceteris Paribus Clauses. [Preprint]

Gisin, Nicolas (2020) Indeterminism in Physics and Intuitionistic Mathematics. [Preprint]

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

Glynn, Luke and Dardashti, Radin and Thebault, Karim P Y and Frisch, Mathias (2013) Unsharp Humean Chances in Statistical Physics: A Reply to Beisbart. [Preprint]

Gomez-Marin, Alex and Arnau, Juan (2019) When the part mirrors the whole: interactions beyond simple location. [Preprint]

Gomez-Marin, Alex and Arnau, Juan (2019) When the part mirrors the whole: interactions beyond simple location. [Preprint]

Gomori, Marton and Szabo, Laszlo E. (2011) Is the relativity principle consistent with classical electrodynamics? Towards a logico-empiricist reconstruction of a physical theory. [Preprint]

Gomori, Marton and Szabo, Laszlo E. (2009) Is the relativity principle consistent with electrodynamics? Towards a logico-empiricist reconstruction of a physical theory. [Preprint]

Gomori, Marton and Szabo, Laszlo E. (2009) Is the relativity principle consistent with electrodynamics? Towards a logico-empiricist reconstruction of a physical theory. [Preprint]

Gomori, Marton (2020) On the Very Idea of Distant Correlations. [Preprint]

Goyal, Philip (2020) Derivation of Classical Mechanics in an Energetic Framework via Conservation and Relativity. [Preprint]

Gozzano, Simone (2020) Necessitarianism and Dispositions. [Preprint]

Grandpierre, Attila (2002) The Fundamental Principles of Existence and the Origin of Physical Laws. [Preprint]

Grandpierre, Attila (2002) The Fundamental Principles of Existence and the Origin of Physical Laws. [Preprint]

Greenstein, Noah (2015) General Relativistic Biology. [Preprint]

Groisman, Berry (2007) What is Dialectic? Some remarks on Popper’s criticism. [Preprint]

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

Guay, Alexandre and Sartenaer, Olivier (2016) A New Look at Emergence. Or When After is Different. [Preprint]

Halpin, John F. (2022) Fine-tuning and Humean Laws: Fine-tuning as argument for a non-governing account of laws rather than for God or multiverse. [Preprint]

Harokopos, Efthimios (2003) Virtual Gravity and the Duality of Reality. [Preprint]

Healey, Richard A. (2021) Laws as Epistemic Infrastructure not Metaphysical Superstructure. [Preprint]

Hemmo, Meir (2020) Is the Mentaculus the Best System of Our World? [Preprint]

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

Hicks, Michael Townsen (2017) Dynamic Humeanism. [Preprint]

Hirèche, Salim (2020) Varieties of Dispositional Essentialism about Natural Laws. [Preprint]

Hirèche, Salim and Linnemann, Niels and Michels, Robert and Vogt, Lisa (2021) The Strong Arm of the Law - A Unified Account of Necessary and Contingent Laws of Nature. [Preprint]

Hirèche, Salim and Linnemann, Niels and Michels, Robert and Vogt, Lisa (2020) The modal status of the laws of nature. Tahko's hybrid view and the kinematical/dynamical distinction. [Preprint]

Hoefer, Carl (2004) Causality and Determinism: Tension, or Outright Conflict? [Preprint]

Hoefer, Carl (2003) Humean Effective Strategies. [Preprint]

Hoefer, Carl (2007) The Third Way on Objective Probability: A Skeptic's Guide to Objective Chance. [Preprint]

Hoefer, Carl (2018) "Undermined" Undermined. [Preprint]

Hoefer, Carl and Marti, Genoveva (2018) Water has a microstructural essence after all. [Preprint]

Hoehn, Philipp (2017) Reflections on the information paradigm in quantum and gravitational physics. [Preprint]

Hoek, Daniel (2021) Forced Changes Only: A New Take on the Law of Inertia. [Preprint]

Holster, Andrew (2004) Time Flow Physics: Introduction to a unified theory based on time flow. [Preprint]

Hubert, Mario (2015) Quantity of Matter or Intrinsic Property: Why Mass Cannot Be Both. [Preprint]

Huggett, Nick (2002) Mirror Symmetry: What is it for Relational Space to be Orientable? [Preprint]

Hughes, Claude and Hughes, Gavin (2021) A Pre-Birth Guide to Personhood: How Genetic, Epigenetic and Developmental Milieu Factors Influence Pre-Fertilization, Embryonic, Fetal and Neonatal Attributes of Future Individual Humans. [Preprint]

Hüttemann, Andreas and Reutlinger, Alexander (2013) Against the Statistical Account of Special Science Laws. [Preprint]

Ioannidis, Stavros and Livanios, Vassilis and Psillos, Stathis (2020) No Laws and (Thin) Powers In, No (Governing) Laws Out. [Preprint]

Iurato, Giuseppe (2013) Some historical aspects concerning the rise of the first exact measurements of the anomalous magnetic moment of the muon. [Preprint]

Iurato, Giuseppe (2014) The emergence of resonance dual models: a first look at some early historical prolegomena of a related formal technique. [Preprint]

Jaag, Siegfried and Loew, Christian (2018) Making best systems best for us. [Preprint]

James, Lucy (2020) A New Perspective On Time And Physical Laws. [Preprint]

James, Lucy (2020) A New Perspective On Time And Physical Laws. [Preprint]

Jaramillo, José Luis and Lam, Vincent (2018) Counterfactuals in the initial value formulation of general relativity. [Preprint]

Johns, Oliver Davis (2021) Is Electromagnetic Field Momentum Due to the Flow of Field Energy? [Preprint]

Johns, Richard (2018) Epistemic Theories of Objective Chance. [Preprint]

Juan, Villacrés (2018) Ontological Motivation in Obtaining Certain Quantum Equations: A Case for Panexperientialism. [Preprint]

Kallfelz, William (2015) Ontic Structural Realism and Natural Necessity. [Preprint]

Kantorovich, Aharon (2006) Particles vs. Structures: Weak Ontic Structuralism. [Preprint]

Kiessling, Michael K.-H. (2019) The influence of gravity on the Boltzmann entropy of a closed universe. [Preprint]

Kimpton-Nye, Samuel (2019) Necessary Laws and the Problem of Counterlegals. [Preprint]

Kostic, Daniel (2019) Unifying the debates: mathematical and non-causal explanations. [Preprint]

Kovacs, David Mark (2020) The oldest solution to the circularity problem for Humeanism about the laws of nature. [Preprint]

Kuipers, Theo (2018) Refined Nomic Truth Approximation by Revising Models and Postulates. [Preprint]

LE BIHAN, Baptiste (2019) From Spacetime to Space and Time: A Reply to Markosian. [Preprint]

Lam, Vincent and Wuthrich, Christian (2021) Laws beyond spacetime. [Preprint]

Lange, Marc (2020) Putting Explanation Back Into "Inference to the Best Explanation". [Preprint]

Laudisa, Federico (2015) Laws are not descriptions. [Preprint]

Lazarovici, Dustin (2018) Super-Humeanism: A starving ontology. [Preprint]

Lazarovici, Dustin (2020) Typical Humean worlds have no laws. [Preprint]

Le Bihan, Baptiste (2020) What does the world look like according to superdeterminism? [Preprint]

Lean, Christopher (2020) General Unificatory Theories in Community Ecology. [Preprint]

Linnemann, Niels (2020) On metaphysically necessary laws from physics. [Preprint]

Lipkin, Arkadiy (2012) The “Object Theoretic Operational” View of Natural Science. [Preprint]

Lisker, Roy (2002) On Counter-Intuitive Science. [Preprint] (Unpublished)

List, Christian and Pivato, Marcus (2019) Dynamic and stochastic systems as a framework for metaphysics and the philosophy of science. [Preprint]

Liu, Chuang (2006) How we can be free from physics. [Preprint]

Loew, Christian (2016) Causation, physics, and fit. [Preprint]

Loew, Christian (2017) Fundamentality and Time’s Arrow. [Preprint]

Loew, Christian and Hüttemann, Andreas (2021) Are We Free to Make the Laws? [Preprint]

Loewer, Barry (2021) Are Humean Laws Flukes? [Preprint]

Loewer, Barry (2020) The Package Deal Account of Laws and Properties. [Preprint]

Luchetti, Michele (2018) Constitutive elements in science beyond physics: the case of the Hardy–Weinberg principle. [Preprint]

Lyre, Holger (2009) Humean Perspectives on Structural Realism. [Preprint]

Lyre, Holger (2009) The “Multirealization” of Multiple Realizability. [Preprint]

Lyre, Holger (2011) Structural Invariants, Structural Kinds, Structural Laws. [Preprint]

Majid, Shahn (2007) Algebraic Approach to Quantum Gravity: relative realism. [Preprint]

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

McKenzie, Kerry (2014) Review of 'Metaphysics and Science', eds. Stephen Mumford and Matthew Tugby. [Preprint]

McKenzie, Alan (2019) Levels of reality: emergent properties of a mathematical multiverse. [Preprint]

Md Amin, Mohamed Eusuff (2021) Language Use and Nature: Foundation of the Philosophy of Science. [Preprint]

Mohammadian, Mousa (2022) An Armstrongian Defense of Dispositional Monist Accounts of Laws of Nature. [Preprint]

Mohrhoff, Ulrich J. (2014) First-Person Plural Quantum Mechanics. [Preprint]

Morett, Fernando (0015) The Mechanical View. [Preprint]

Muller, F.A. and Seevinck, M.P. (2009) Discerning Elementary Particles. [Preprint]

Munoz, François and huneman, philippe (2016) From the neutral theory to a comprehensive and multiscale theory of ecological equivalence. [Preprint]

Nasmith, Benjamin B (2011) Presentism in a World Denied Instantaneous Signals. [Preprint]

Newman, Stuart A. (2020) The Origins and Evolution of Animal Identity. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2021) How to Make Possibility Safe for Empiricists. [Preprint]

Pemberton, John M. and Cartwright, Nancy (2014) Ceteris paribus laws need machines to generate them. [Preprint]

Pitts, J. Brian (2019) General Relativity, Mental Causation, and Energy Conservation. [Preprint]

Pitts, J. Brian (2019) The Mind-Body Problem and Conservation Laws: The Growth of Physical Understanding? [Preprint]

Pitts, J. Brian (2022) What Represents Space-time? And What Follows for Substantivalism vs. Relationalism and Gravitational Energy? [Preprint]

Plutynski, A (2005) What was Fisher’s fundamental theorem of natural selection and what was it for? [Preprint]

Pombo, Claudia (2015) Differentiation with stratification: a principle of theoretical physics in the tradition of the memory art. [Preprint]

Primas, Hans (2003) Time-Entanglement Between Mind and Matter. [Preprint]

Psillos, Stathis (2015) Broken structuralism. [Preprint]

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

Psillos, Stathis and Ioannidis, Stavros (2016) Mechanisms, counterfactuals and laws. [Preprint]

Punin, Peter (2016) Group-theoretic Atemporality in Physics and its Boundaries (Another look at reversibility, irreversibility, and their philosophical implications). [Preprint]

ROVELLI, Carlo (2015) Is Time’s Arrow Perspectival? [Preprint]

ROVELLI, Carlo (2020) Agency in Physics. [Preprint]

Reutlinger, Alexander (2013) Can Interventionists be Neo-Russellians? Interventionism, the Open Systems Argument and the Arrow of Entropy. [Preprint]

Reutlinger, Alexander (2014) Do Statistical Laws Solve the ‘Problem of Provisos’? [Preprint]

Reutlinger, Alexander (2012) Getting Rid of Interventions. [Preprint]

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

Rickles, Dean (2008) Econophysics and Financial Market Complexity. [Preprint]

Roberts, John (2009) Laws about Frequencies. [Preprint]

Roberts, John (2008) A Puzzle about Laws, Symmetries and Measurability. [Preprint]

Roberts, John (2009) Some Laws of Nature are Metaphysically Contingent. [Preprint]

Roberts, John T. (2009) Laws About Frequencies. [Preprint]

Sartenaer, Olivier (2019) Humeanism, Best System Laws, and Emergence. [Preprint]

Sartenaer, Olivier and Guay, Alexandre and Humphreys, Paul (2020) What Price Changing Laws of Nature? [Preprint]

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

Scholz, Erhard (2014) Paving the way for transitions --- a case for Weyl geometry. [Preprint]

Scholz, Erhard (2016) Weyl's search for a difference between `physical' and `mathematical' automorphisms. [Preprint]

Schrenk, Markus (2014) Better Best Systems and the Issue of CP-Laws. [Preprint]

Scoular, Spencer (2013) The Universal Arrow of Time. [Preprint]

Seevinck, M.P. (2010) Can quantum theory and special relativity peacefully coexist? [Preprint]

Seevinck, M.P. and Uffink, J. (2010) Not throwing out the baby with the bathwater: Bell's condition of local causality mathematically 'sharp and clean'. [Preprint]

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

Soltau, Andrew (2011) Times Two. [Preprint]

Spurrett, David Jon (2000) Cartwright on Laws and Composition. [Preprint]

Stein, Howard (2014) Newton: Philosophy of Inquiry and Metaphysics of Nature. [Preprint]

Stemmer, Nathan (2004) THE GOODMAN PARADOX: THREE DIFFERENT PROBLEMS AND A NATURALISTIC SOLUTION TO TWO OF THEM. [Preprint]

Stenger, Victor J. (2007) Where do the laws of physics come from? [Preprint]

Sterrett, Susan G. (2001) Physical Models and Fundamental Laws: Using One Piece of the World to Tell About Another (Pavia MBR'01 version). [Preprint]

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

Stoica, Ovidiu Cristinel (2021) World Theory. [Preprint]

Struyve, Ward (2020) Time-reversal invariance and ontology. [Preprint]

Swanson, Noel (2019) On the Ostrogradski Instability; or, Why Physics Really Uses Second Derivatives. [Preprint]

Szabo, Laszlo E. (2021) Physicalism without the idols of mathematics. [Preprint]

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

Terekhovich, Vladislav E. (2015) Modal approaches in metaphysics and quantum mechanics. [Preprint]

Thebault, Karim P Y and Smart, Benjamin T H (2013) On the Metaphysics of Least Action. [Preprint]

Tosh, Nick (2014) Finite frequentism in a big world. [Preprint]

Tsou, Jonathan Y. (2020) Social Construction, HPC kinds, and the Projectability of Human Categories. [Preprint]

Vaidman, Lev (2016) All is Psi. [Preprint]

Vaidman, Lev (2018) Ontology of the wave function and the many-worlds interpretation. [Preprint]

Vaidman, Lev (2021) Wave function realism and three dimensions. [Preprint]

Vassallo, Antonio (2021) Does General Relativity Highlight Necessary Connections in Nature? [Preprint]

Vassallo, Antonio and Hoefer, Carl (2019) The Metaphysics of Machian Frame-Dragging. [Preprint]

Veit, Walter (2021) Scaffolding Natural Selection (Preprint). [Preprint]

Ward, Barry (2021) Resolving the Raven Paradox: Simple Random Sampling, Stratified Random Sampling, and Inference to the Best Explanation. [Preprint]

White, Ben (2021) A Reductive Analysis of Statements about Universals. [Preprint]

Woodward, James (2014) Interventionism and the Missing Metaphysics: A Dialog. [Preprint]

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

Woodward, James (2018) Laws: An Invariance- Based Account. [Preprint]

Woodward, James (2017) Physical Modality, Laws and Counterfactuals. [Preprint]

Woodward, James (2020) Sketch of some themes for a pragmatist philosophy of science. [Preprint]

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

Wroński, Leszek (2020) Objective Consequentialism and the Plurality of Chances. [Preprint]

Zahedi, Ramin (A.) (2015) On Discrete Physics (Digital Philosophy/Digital Cosmology) and the Cellular Automaton: A Perfect Mathematical Deterministic Structure for Reality – as A Huge Computational Simulation. [Preprint]

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

van Hateren, J. H. (2021) A mechanism that realizes strong emergence. [Preprint]

van der Lugt, Tein (2020) Indeterministic finite-precision physics and intuitionistic mathematics. [Preprint]

Conference or Workshop Item

Abrams, Marshall (2006) How Do Natural Selection and Random Drift Interact? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Belkind, Ori (2016) On Newtonian Induction. In: UNSPECIFIED.

BenDaniel, David Jacob (2011) Constructibility in Quantum Mechanics. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Bialek, Max (2018) Comparing Systems Without Single Language Privileging. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Boumans, Marcel (2004) Measurement Outside the Laboratory. In: UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Boumans, Marcel (2004) Measurement outside the laboratory. In: UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Brading, Katherine (2011) Unity and change in Newton's physics. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Cohen, Jonathan and Callender, Craig (2009) Special Sciences, Conspiracy and the Better Best System Account of Lawhood. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Dizadji-Bahmani, Foad and Bradley, Seamus (2014) Lewis' Account of Counterfactuals is Incongruent with Lewis' Account of Laws of Nature. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Fenton-Glynn, Luke (2014) Ceteris Paribus Laws and Minutis Rectis Laws. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Ford, Sharon R (2009) The Viability of a Pure-Power Ontology. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Frisch, Mathias (2010) From Arbuthnot to Boltzmann: The Past-hypothesis, Special Sciences and the Best System. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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

Hartmann, Bruno (2013) Physical Determination of the Action. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Jantzen, Benjamin (2013) Dynamics, Symmetry, and the Levels of Selection. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Johansson, Ingvar (2014) Constancy and Circularity in the SI. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Kowalenko, Robert (2007) A Curve-Fitting Approach to Ceteris Paribus-Laws. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Linquist, Stefan (2015) Against Lawton’s contingency thesis, or, why the reported demise of community ecology is greatly exaggerated. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Molnár, Attila and Székely, Gergely (2013) Axiomatizing Relativistic Dynamics using Formal Thought Experiments. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Nelson, William (2013) Local and global definitions of time: Cosmology and quantum theory. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Nissan-Rozen, Ittay (2014) Contrastive explanations, crystal balls and the inadmissibility of historical information. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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

Reutlinger, Alexander (2010) A Theory of Non-Universal Laws. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Roberts, Bryan W. (2015) Three Merry Roads to T-Violation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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

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

Souto-Maior, Caetano (2022) Extraordinarily corrupt or statistically commonplace? Reproducibility crises may stem from a lack of understanding of outcome probabilities. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Wilson, Brad (2009) From Laws to Models and Mechanisms: Ecology in the Twentieth Century. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Wilson, Alastair (2021) Counterpossible Reasoning in Physics. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Published Article or Volume

Allori, Valia (2015) Maxwell's Paradox: the Metaphysics of Classical Electrodynamics and its Time-Reversal Invariance. αnalytica, an electronic open-access journal for philosophy of science, 1. pp. 1-19.

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

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

Baravalle, Lorenzo and Luque, Víctor J. (2022) Towards a Pricean foundation for cultural evolutionary theory. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 37 (2). pp. 209-231. ISSN 2171-679X

Baron, Sam (2017) Mathematical Explanation by Law. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science.

Berkovitz, Joseph (2012) On Supernatural Miracles and Laws of Nature. Toronto Journal of Theology, 28 (1). pp. 145-152.

Biener, Zvi (2017) The Certainty, Modality, and Grounding of Newton’s Laws. The Monist, 100 (3). pp. 311-325.

Bitbol, Michel (2011) Traces of Objectivity: Causality and Probabilities in Quantum Physics. Diogenes, 58 (4). pp. 30-57.

Borge, Bruno (2018) Epistemic structural realism, modality and laws of nature. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 33 (3). pp. 447-468. ISSN 2171-679X

Brungardt, John G. (2019) World Enough and Form: Why Cosmology Needs Hylomorphism. Synthese. pp. 1-33. ISSN 1573-0964

Capurso, Alessandro (2022) The potential of a thick present through undefined causality and non-locality. Entropy, 24 (3). p. 410. ISSN 1099-4300

Chen, Eddy Keming (2018) Quantum Mechanics in a Time-Asymmetric Universe: On the Nature of the Initial Quantum State. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 72 (4). ISSN 1464-3537

Chen, Eddy Keming (2019) Realism about the Wave Function. Philosophy Compass.

Chen, Eddy Keming (2021) Time's Arrow and Self-Locating Probability. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research.

Chen, Eddy Keming and Goldstein, Sheldon (2022) Governing Without A Fundamental Direction of Time: Minimal Primitivism about Laws of Nature. Ben-Menahem, Y. (eds.). Rethinking the Concept of Law of Nature. pp. 21-64.

Conitzer, Vincent (2018) A Puzzle about Further Facts. Erkenntnis. ISSN 0165-0106

Cucu, Alin C. and Pitts, J. Brian (2019) How Dualists Should (Not) Respond to the Objection from Energy Conservation. Mind & Matter, 17 (1). pp. 95-121.

Deulofeu, Roger and Suárez, Javier (2018) When Mechanisms Are Not Enough: The Origin of Eukaryotes and Scientific Explanation. Philosophy of Science, 9. pp. 95-115. ISSN 2365-4228

Dikshit, Biswaranjan (2014) A new approach in classical electrodynamics to protect principle of causality. Journal of Theoretical Physics and Cryptography, 5. pp. 1-4. ISSN 2322-3138

Donhauser, Justin (2017) Differentiating and defusing theoretical Ecology's criticisms: A rejoinder to Sagoff's reply to Donhauser (2016). Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, 63 (Supple). 70 - 79.

Dorato, Mauro (2012) Mathematical biology and the existence of biological laws. Probabilities, Laws and Structure. pp. 109-121.

Dorato, Mauro (2011) TRUTH, LAWS AND THE PROGRESS OF SCIENCE. Manuscrito. Rev. Int. Fil.,, 34 (1). pp. 185-204. ISSN 0100-6045

Dorst, Chris (2017) Toward a Best Predictive System Account of Laws of Nature. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science.

Duguid, Callum (2021) Why Humean explanations are not circular.

Elzein, Nadine and Pernu, Tuomas K. (2017) Supervenient freedom and the free will deadlock. Disputatio, 45. pp. 219-243.

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

Filomeno, Aldo (2019) Stable regularities without governing laws? Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics. ISSN 1355-2198

Fletcher, Samuel C. (2019) Counterfactual Reasoning within Physical Theories. Synthese. ISSN 1573-0964

Friebe, Cord (2018) Metaphysics of laws and ontology of time. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 33 (1). pp. 77-89. ISSN 2171-679X

Friederich, Simon (2019) A new fine-tuning argument for the multiverse. Foundations of Physics, 49. pp. 1011-1021. ISSN 0015-9018

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

Ginnobili, Santiago (2022) Darwinian functional biology. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 37 (2). pp. 233-255. ISSN 2171-679X

Glynn, Luke (2010) Deterministic Chance. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 61 (1). pp. 51-80.

Gozzano, Simone (2017) The Compatibility of Downward Causation and Emergence. Philosophical and Scientific Perspectives on Downward Causation. pp. 296-312.

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

Hildebrand, Tyler (2019) Walter Ott and Linda Patton's Laws of Nature. BJPS Review of Books.

Huber, Franz (2011) Lewis Causation Is a Special Case of Spohn Causation. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 62 (1). pp. 207-210.

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.

Hüttemann, Andreas (2014) Scientific Practice and Necessary Connections. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 29 (1). pp. 29-39. ISSN 2171-679X

Jaeger, Gregg (2016) Grounding the randomness of quantum measurement. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 374.

Kroedel, Thomas and Huber, Franz (2013) Counterfactual Dependence and Arrow. Nous, 47 (3). pp. 453-466.

Le Bihan, Baptiste (2021) Alastair Wilson's The Nature of Contingency. BJPS Review of Books.

Lichtenstein, Eli I. (2022) Revaluing Laws of Nature in Secularized Science. Yemima Ben-Menahem (ed.), Rethinking the Concept of Law of Nature. pp. 347-377.

List, Christian (2022) Special-Science Counterfactuals. The Monist, 105 (2). pp. 194-213.

Mohammadian, Mousa (2020) If consciousness causes collapse, the zombie argument fails. Synthese.

Pernu, Tuomas K. (2017) Can physics make us free? Frontiers in Physics, 5:64.

Pitts, J. Brian (2020) Conservation of Energy: Missing Features in Its Nature and Justification and Why They Matter. Foundations of Science. ISSN 1233-1821

Pitts, J. Brian (2022) On Two Slights to Noether's First Theorem: Mental Causation and General Relativity. Rethinking the Concept of Laws of Nature: Natural Order in the Light of Contemporary Science.

Psillos, Stathis (2014) Regularities, Natural Patterns and Laws of Nature. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 29 (1). pp. 9-27. ISSN 2171-679X

Raerinne, Jani and Baedke, Jan (2015) Exclusions, Explanations, and Exceptions: On the Causal and Lawlike Status of the Competitive Exclusion Principle. Philosophy and Theory in Biology, 7. ISSN 1949-0739

Reutlinger, Alexander (2011) A Theory of Non-Universal Laws. International Studies in the Philosophy of Science .

Reutlinger, Alexander and Schurz, Gerhard and Hüttemann, Andreas (2011) Ceteris Paribus Laws. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

Romero, Felipe and Craver, Carl (2014) Dispositions. The Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology.

Romero, Gustavo E. (2016) Sufficient reason and reason enough. Foundations of Science, 21. pp. 455-460. ISSN 1233-1821

Ruyant, Quentin (2021) The Debates on Scientific Realism. Modal Empiricism: Interpreting Science Without Scientific Realism. pp. 1-12.

Ruyant, Quentin (2019) The Inductive Route towards Necessity. Acta Analytica.

Saunders, Simon (2018) The Gibbs Paradox. Entropy, 20 (8). p. 552.

Schrenk, Markus (2007) Can Capacities rescue us from cp Laws. Dispositions in Philosophy and Science.. pp. 221-247.

Schrenk, Markus (2010) From Reductionist Semantics to a Realist Ontology of Dispositions. Debating Dispositions: Issues in Metaphysics, Epistemology and Philosophy of Mind. pp. 145-167.

Schrenk, Markus (2011) Interfering with Nomological Necessity. Philosophical Quarterly, 61 (244). pp. 577-597.

Schrenk, Markus (2010) The Powerlessness of Necessity. Noûs, 44 (4). pp. 725-739.

Shanahan, Daniel (2014) A Case for Lorentzian Relativity. Foundations of Physics, 44. pp. 349-367. ISSN 0015-9018

Shanahan, Daniel (2014) A Case for Lorentzian Relativity. Foundations of Physics, 44. pp. 349-367. ISSN 0015-9018

Slavov, Matias (2018) Hume, the Philosophy of Science and the Scientific Tradition. The Humean Mind. pp. 388-402.

Szabo, Laszlo E. (2012) Mathematical Facts in a Physicalist Ontology. Parallel Processing Letters , 22. 1240009-(12 pages).

Tamir, Michael (2012) Proving the Principle: Taking Geodesic Dynamics too Seriously in Einstein's Theory. Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 43. pp. 137-154. ISSN 1355-2198

Terekhovich, Vladislav E. (2012) Probabilistic and Geometric Languages in the Context of the Principle of Least Action. Philosophy of Science, 52 (2). pp. 108-120.

Thyssen, Pieter and Wenmackers, Sylvia (2020) Degrees of freedom. Synthese. ISSN 1573-0964

Trnka, Radek and Lorencova, Radmila (2016) Quantum anthropology: Man, cultures, and groups in a quantum perspective. pp. 1-191. ISSN 978-80-246-3526-2

Weber, Erik and Lefevere, Merel (2014) The Role of Unification in Micro-Explanations of Physical Laws. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 29 (1). pp. 41-56. ISSN 2171-679X

Wheeler, Billy (2016) Simplicity, Language-Dependency and the Best System Account of Laws. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 31 (2). pp. 189-206. ISSN 2171-679X

Winning, Jason (2018) Mechanistic Causation and Constraints: Perspectival Parts and Powers, Non-Perspectival Modal Patterns. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science. ISSN 1464-3537

Zednik, Carlos (2011) The Nature of Dynamical Explanation. Philosophy of Science, 78 (2). pp. 238-263.

schrenk, markus (2010) ANTIDOTES FOR DISPOSITIONAL ESSENTIALISM. The Metaphysics of Powers. Their Grounding and their Manifestations.. pp. 169-181.

schrenk, markus (2006) A Lewisian Theory for Special Science Laws. Selected Contributions to GAP.6, Sixth International Conference of the Society for Analytical Philosophy, Berlin, 11–14 September 2006. (CD-ROM) .

Open Access Book

Tahko, Tuomas E. (2021) Unity of Science. Elements in Philosophy of Science . Cambridge University Press. ISBN 9781108581417

Other

Bartlett, Steven James (2021) A Primer on Bartlett's CRITIQUE OF IMPURE REASON. Willamette University, Salem, OR.

Bitbol, Michel (1998) SOME STEPS TOWARDS A TRANSCENDENTAL DEDUCTION OF QUANTUM MECHANICS. UNSPECIFIED.

Bitbol, Michel, Guy, Simon (1991) PERSPECTIVAL REALISM AND QUANTUM MECHANICS. UNSPECIFIED.

Butterfield, Jeremy (2014) Our Mathematical Universe? The Mathematics Millennium Project (U.K.), Cambridge, U.K..

Chakalov, Dimi (2005) Are Gravitational Waves Directly Observable? UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Grandpierre, Attila (2003) The Dynamics of Time and Timelessness: Philosophy, Physics and Prospects for our Life. UNSPECIFIED.

Hoefer, Carl (2005) The Third Way on Objective Probability: A Skeptic's Guide to Objective Chance. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Jalloh, Mahmoud (2022) The Π-Theorem as a Guide to Quantity Symmetries and the Argument Against Absolutism. UNSPECIFIED.

Jalloh, Mahmoud The Π-Theorem as a Guide to Quantity Symmetries and the Argument Against Absolutism. UNSPECIFIED.

Lavenda, B.H. (2001) Relativistic Thermodynamics and the Classical Model of the Electron. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Liu, Chuang (2001) Approximations, Idealizations, and Models in Statistical Mechanics. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Liu, Chuang (2001) Laws and Models in a Theory of Idealization. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Loewer, Barry (2021) What Breathers Fire into the Equations. UNSPECIFIED.

Muller, F.A. (2003) The Deep Black Sea: Observability and Modality Afloat. UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

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

Pashby, Thomas (2014) Time and the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics. University of Pittsburgh.

Roberts, John T. (2009) Laws About Frequencies. UNSPECIFIED.

Schliesser, Eric (2008) Newtonian Emanation, Spinozism, Measurement, and the Baconian Origins of the Laws of Nature. UNSPECIFIED.

Szabó, László E. (2003) On the meaning of Lorentz covariance. UNSPECIFIED.

Vaas, Ruediger (2006) Dark Energy And Life's Ultimate Future. UNSPECIFIED.

Wilson, Alastair (2006) Modal Metaphysics and the Everett Interpretation. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Wilson, Jessica Metaphysical Emergence: Weak and Strong. unpublished stable ms..

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