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Aaronson, Scott (2011) Why Philosophers Should Care About Computational Complexity. [Preprint]

Afriat, Alexander (2008) How Weyl stumbled across electricity while pursuing mathematical justice. [Preprint]

Afriat, Alexander (2012) Logic of gauge. [Preprint]

Afriat, Alexander (2007) A priori prejudice in Weyl's unintended unification of gravitation and electricity. [Preprint]

Afriat, Alexander (2007) A priori prejudice in Weyl's unintended unification of gravitation and electricity. [Preprint]

Andrei , Rodin (2012) Axiomatic Method and Category Theory. [Preprint]

Andréka, Hajnal and Madarász X., Judit and Németi, István and Székely, Gergely (2008) Axiomatizing relativistic dynamics without conservation postulates. [Preprint]

Avon, Mauro (2013) A different approach to logic. [Preprint]

Awodey, Steve (2000) Continuity and logical completeness: an application of sheaf theory and topoi. [Preprint]

Awodey, Steve and Reck, Erich H. (2002) Completeness and Categoricity, Part I: 19th Century Axiomatics to 20th Century Metalogic. [Preprint]

Awodey, Steve and Reck, Erich H. (2002) Completeness and Categoricty, Part II: 20th Century Metalogic to 21st Century Semantics. [Preprint]

Barrett, Thomas William and Halvorson, Hans (2016) From Geometry to Conceptual Relativity. [Preprint]

Barrett, Thomas William and Halvorson, Hans (2015) Morita Equivalence. [Preprint]

Barrett, Thomas William and Halvorson, Hans (2015) Quine's Conjecture on Many-Sorted Logic. [Preprint]

Barrett, Thomas William and Halvorson, Hans (2015) Glymour and Quine on Theoretical Equivalence. [Preprint]

Bartlett, Steven James (2015) THE SPECIES PROBLEM AND ITS LOGIC: Inescapable Ambiguity and Framework-relativity. [Preprint]

Batterman, Robert (2008) On the Explanatory Role of Mathematics in Empirical Science. [Preprint]

Batterman, Robert (2006) On the Specialness of Special Functions (The Nonrandom Effusions of the Divine Mathematician). [Preprint]

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

Bernd, Binder (2002) Soliton Coupling Driven by Phase Fluctuations in Auto-Parametric Resonance. [Preprint]

Besnard, Fabien (2010) Time of Philosophers, Time of Physicists, Time of Mathematicians. [Preprint]

Binder, Bernd (2002) Charge as the Stereographic Projection of Geometric Precession on Pseudospheres. [Preprint]

Binder, Bernd (2001) Higher-Dimensional Solitons Stabilized by Opposite Charge. [Preprint]

Binder, Bernd (2002) Spacetime Memory: Phase-Locked Geometric Phases. [Preprint]

Binder, Bernd (2002) Topological Phase Fields, Baecklund Transformations, and Fine Structure. [Preprint]

Butterfield, Jeremy (2005) Against Pointillisme about Geometry. [Preprint]

Butterfield, Jeremy (2005) Against Pointillisme about Mechanics. [Preprint]

Butterfield, Jeremy (2000) Topos Theory as a Framework for Partial Truth. [Preprint]

Caspers, Martijn and Heunen, Chris and Landsman, Nicolaas P. and Spitters, Bas (2009) Intuitionistic quantum logic of an n-level system. [Preprint]

Catren, Gabriel and Page, Julien (2013) On the notion of indiscernibility in the light of Galois-Grothendieck Theory. [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]

Corfield, David (2005) Reflections on Michael Friedman's Dynamics of Reason. [Preprint]

Corfield, David Neil (2004) Categorification as a Heuristic Device. [Preprint]

Corfield, David Neil (2004) Categorification as a Heuristic Device. [Preprint]

Corfield, David Neil (2016) Expressing ‘The Structure of’ in Homotopy Type Theory. [Preprint]

Corfield, David Neil (2010) Lautman and the Reality of Mathematics. [Preprint]

Corfield, David Neil (2004) Mathematical Kinds, or Being Kind to Mathematics. [Preprint]

Corfield, David Neil (2015) Reviving the Philosophy of Geometry. [Preprint]

Corfield, David Neil (2016) The vertical unity of concepts in mathematics through the lens of homotopy type theory. [Preprint]

Csatári, Ferenc (2011) Some Remarks on the Physicalist Account of Mathematics. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2014) Measure, Topology and Probabilistic Reasoning in Cosmology. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2015) On the Existence of Spacetime Structure. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2014) On the Existence of Spacetime Structure. [Preprint]

Davey, Kevin (2001) Is Mathematical Rigor Necessary In Physics? [Preprint]

Davies, E Brian (2004) A Defence of Mathematical Pluralism. [Preprint]

Davies, E Brian (2006) Epistemological Pluralism. [Preprint]

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

Domenech, Graciela and Holik, Federico (2007) A discussion on particle number and quantum indistinguishability. [Preprint]

Donald, Matthew J. (2003) Finitary and Infinitary Mathematics, the Possibility of Possibilities and the Definition of Probabilities. [Preprint]

Durham, Ian (2005) Quantum Puzzles in the Metaworld of Heisenberg, Clauser, and Horne. [Preprint]

Dynneson, Andrew and Alvarez, Aaron (2016) Infinitesimal Calculus as an Epistemic Mediator: A commentary on the use of Squares in Elementary Statistical Theory. [Preprint]

E. Szabó, László (2003) Formal Systems as Physical Objects: A Physicalist Account of Mathematical Truth. [Preprint]

E. Szabó, László (2007) Objective probability-like things with and without objective indeterminism. [Preprint]

Ellerman, David (2013) An Introduction to Logical Entropy and its Relation to Shannon Entropy. [Preprint]

Ellerman, David (2015) On Adjoint and Brain Functors (preprint from Axiomathes). [Preprint]

Ellerman, David (2014) On Concrete Universals: A Modern Treatment using Category Theory. [Preprint]

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

Frigg, Roman and Werndl, Charlotte (2011) Entropy - A Guide for the Perplexed. [Preprint]

Giovanelli, Marco (2013) Collision of Traditions. The Emergence of Logical Empiricism Between the Riemannian and Helmholtzian Traditions. [Preprint]

Guay, Alexandre and Hepburn, Brian (2008) Symmetry and its Formalisms: Mathematical aspects. [Preprint]

Gwiazda, Jeremy (2015) The Future of the Concept of Infinite Number. [Preprint]

Gwiazda, Jeremy (2013) Two concepts of completing an infinite number of tasks. [Preprint]

Gwiazda, Jeremy (2008) The probability of an infinite sequence of heads. [Preprint]

Hodesdon, Kate (2013) Mathematical Representation: Playing a Role. [Preprint]

Iurato, Giuseppe (2014) On some historical aspects of the theory of Riemann zeta function. [Preprint]

Iurato, Giuseppe (2012) On the role played by the work of Ulisse Dini on implicit function theory in the modern differential geometry foundations: the case of the structure of a differentiable manifold, 1. [Preprint]

Judit, X. Madárasz and István, Németi and Gergely, Székely (2005) Twin Paradox and the Logical Foundation of Relativity Theory. [Preprint]

Krause, Decio and Feitosa, Hercules de Araujo (2008) Algebraic aspects of quantum indiscernibility. [Preprint]

Krause, Décio (2004) The Mathematics of Non-Individuality. [Preprint]

Krause, Décio and Arenhart, Jonas R. B. and da Costa, Newton C. A. (2015) Ontology and the mathematization of the scientific enterprise. [Preprint]

Kryukov, Alexey (2001) Coordinate formalism on Hilbert manifolds. [Preprint]

Kryukov, Alexey (2001) Coordinate formalism on abstract Hilbert space. [Preprint]

Ladyman, James and Presnell, Stuart (2014) Does Homotopy Type Theory Provide a Foundation for Mathematics? [Preprint]

Ladyman, James and Presnell, Stuart (2014) Identity in HoTT, Part I. [Preprint]

Lam, Vincent (2014) Entities without intrinsic physical identity. [Preprint]

Laurenz, Hudetz (2015) Linear structures, causal sets and topology. [Preprint]

Leon, Antonio (2008) Criticism of Benacerraf's criticism of modern eleatics. [Preprint]

Leon, Antonio (2006) Hilbert's machine and the Axiom of Infinity. [Preprint]

Leon, Antonio (2010) On bifurcated supertasks and related questions. [Preprint]

Linnebo, Øystein and Pettigrew, Richard (2010) Only up to isomorphism? Category Theory and the Foundations of Mathematics. [Preprint]

Lisker, Roy (1998) Weakly Infinite Cardinals. [Preprint] (Unpublished)

Liu, Yang (2010) On Completeness of the First-order System in the Begriffsschrift. [Preprint]

Lynds, Peter (2003) Zeno's Paradoxes: A Timely Solution. [Preprint] (Unpublished)

McCabe, Gordon (2004) Does an elementary particle have a unique intrinsic state? [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2008) The Duality of the Universe. [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2005) Explanation and discovery in aerodynamics. [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2006) Extending cosmological natural selection. [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2007) How to create a universe. [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2007) Joining inner space to outer space. [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2007) Mathematics and explanation in astronomy and astrophysics. [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2005) The Standard Model of particle physics in other universes. [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2003) The Structure and Interpretation of Cosmology. [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2005) The Topology of Branching Universes. [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2004) Universe creation on a computer. [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2004) What is an elementary particle in the first-quantized Standard Model? [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2009) The non-unique Universe. [Preprint]

McCabe, Gordon (2010) The non-unique Universe. [Preprint]

Muller, F.A. (2012) Circular Discernment in Completely Extensive Structures and How to Avoid such Circles Generally. [Preprint]

Newton, da Costa and Federico, Holik (2013) A formal framework for the study of the notion of undefined particle number in quantum mechanics. [Preprint]

Page, Julien and Catren, Gabriel (2013) On the Galoisian Structure of Heisenberg Indeterminacy Principle. [Preprint]

Parker, Matthew W. (2008) Philosophical Method and Galileo's Paradox of Infinity. [Preprint]

Petrov, Assen (2008) Ten Reasons for Pursuing Multi-Commutative Quantum Theories. [Preprint]

Pitts, J. Brian (2009) Gauge-Invariant Localization of Infinitely Many Gravitational Energies from All Possible Auxiliary Structures. [Preprint]

Pitts, J. Brian (2009) Gauge-Invariant Localization of Infinitely Many Gravitational Energies from All Possible Auxiliary Structures. [Preprint]

Pitts, J. Brian (2011) The Nontriviality of Trivial General Covariance: How Electrons Restrict 'Time' Coordinates, Spinors (Almost) Fit into Tensor Calculus, and 7/16 of a Tetrad Is Surplus Structure. [Preprint]

Pitts, J. Brian (2015) Space-time Philosophy Reconstructed via Massive Nordström Scalar Gravities? Laws vs. Geometry, Conventionality, and Underdetermination. [Preprint]

RODIN, Andrei (2011) DOING AND SHOWING. [Preprint]

ROVELLI, Carlo (2015) Michelangelo's Stone: an Argument against Platonism in Mathematics. [Preprint]

ROVELLI, Carlo (2015) Michelangelo’s Stone: an Argument against Platonism in Mathematics. [Preprint]

Redei, Miklos and Werndl, Charlotte (2011) On the history of the isomorphism problem of dynamical systems with special regard to von Neumann's contribution. [Preprint]

Rescher, Nicholas (2011) LEIBNIZ’S MACHINA DECIPHRATORIA. [Preprint]

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


Rodin, Andrei (2009) Categories without structures. [Preprint]


Rodin, Andrei (2008) Did Lobachevsky have a model of his Imaginary geometry? [Preprint]

Rodin, Andrei (2007) On Categorical Theory-Building: Beyond the Formal. [Preprint]

Rodin, Andrei (2009) Renewing Foundations - 1. [Preprint]

Rodin, Andrei (2006) Toward a Hermeneutic Categorical Mathematics or why Category theory does not support mathematical structuralism. [Preprint]

Rodin, Andrei (2014) On Constructive Axiomatic Method. [Preprint]

Rodin, Andrei (2016) Venus Homotopically. [Preprint]

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

Räz, Tim (2014) Say My Name. An Objection to Ante Rem Structuralism. [Preprint]

Samaroo, Ryan (2015) Friedman's Thesis. [Preprint]

Sant'Anna, Adonai and Bueno, Otavio and da Costa, Newton (2014) A Set-Theoretic Predicate for Semantics in Natural and Formal Languages. [Preprint]

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

Slowik, Edward (2005) The Fate of Mathematical Place: Objectivity and the Theory of Lived-Space from Husserl to Casey. [Preprint]

Srinivasan, Radhakrishnan (2003) Comment on "On the logical consistency of special relativity theory and non-Euclidean geometries: Platonism versus formalism". [Preprint]

Srinivasan, Radhakrishnan (2002) Inertial frames, special relativity and consistency. [Preprint]

Srinivasan, Radhakrishnan (2003) On the logical consistency of special relativity theory and non-Euclidean geometries: Platonism versus formalism. [Preprint]

Srinivasan, Radhakrishnan (2003) Platonism in classical logic versus formalism in the proposed non-Aristotelian finitary logic. [Preprint]

Srinivasan, Radhakrishnan (2002) Quantum superposition justified in a new non-Aristotelian finitary logic. [Preprint]

Srinivasan, Radhakrishnan (2004) Quantum superposition principle justified in a new non-Aristotelian finitary logic. [Preprint]

Sterrett, Susan (2004) How Many Thoughts Can Fit in the Form of a Proposition? [Preprint]

Sterrett, Susan G. (1994) Frege and Hilbert on the Foundations of Geometry (1994 Talk). [Preprint]

Stoeltzner, Michael (2003) On Optimism and Opportunism in Applied Mathematics (Mark Wilson Meets John von Neumann on Mathematical Ontology). [Preprint]

Stoeltzner, Michael (2000) What Lakatos Could Teach the Mathematical Physicist. [Preprint]

Szabo, Mate (2009) On Field's Nominalization of Physical Theories. [Preprint]

Székely, Gergely (2008) A Geometrical Characterization of the Twin Paradox and its Variants. [Preprint]

Teh, Nicholas and Lal, Raymond (2015) Categorical Generalization and Physical Structuralism. [Preprint]

Tran, Duc (2015) An examination for the Unexpected Hanging Paradox. [Preprint]

Tsementzis, Dimitris (2016) Univalent Foundations as Structuralist Foundations. [Preprint]

Vickers, Peter (2007) Was the Early Calculus an Inconsistent Theory? [Preprint]

WILCZEK, Piotr (2009) An Algebraic Treatment of the Leibniz Law. [Preprint]

Weinstein, Steven (2003) Objectivity, information, and Maxwell's demon. [Preprint]

Werndl, Charlotte (2012) Evidence for the Deterministic or the Indeterministic Description? -- A Critique of the Literature about Classical Dynamical Systems. [Preprint]

Werndl, Charlotte (2009) The Formulation and Justification of Mathematical Definitions Illustrated By Deterministic Chaos. [Preprint]

Werndl, Charlotte (2009) Justifying Definitions in Mathematics—Going Beyond Lakatos. [Preprint]

Werndl, Charlotte (2014) On Defining Climate and Climate Change. [Preprint]

Wilson, Mark (2007) Frege's Mathematical Setting. [Preprint]

Wilson, Mark (2007) Ghost World: A Context for Frege's Context Principle. [Preprint]

Yanofsky, Noson and Zelcer, Mark (2013) Mathematics via Symmetry. [Preprint]

Zach, Richard (2005) Hilbert's program then and now. [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]

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

da Costa, Newton C. A. and Krause, Décio (2007) Logical and Philosophical Remarks on Quasi-Set Theory. [Preprint]

de Ronde, Christian and Freytes, Hector and Domenech, Graciela (2014) Quantum mechanics and the interpretation of the orthomodular square of opposition. [Preprint]

Švarný, Petr (2012) Wally axiomatics of Branching Continuations. [Preprint]

Conference or Workshop Item

Barany, Michael (2009) Computer experiments in harmonic analysis. In: UNSPECIFIED.


Fahmi, Marco (2007) The Ontological Commitments of Mathematical Models. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Hellman, Geoffrey and Shapiro, Stewart (2012) The Classical Continuum without Points. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Hoffman, Sarah (2006) You Can’t Mean That: Yablo’s Figuralist Account of Mathematics. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Justus, James (2006) Ecological and Lyapunov Stability. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Landry, Elaine (2009) Reconstructing Hilbert to Construct Category Theoretic Structuralism. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Liston, Michael (2009) On Tins and Tin-openers. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Magal, Oran (2013) On the mathematical nature of logic, featuring P. Bernays and K. Gödel. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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

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

Pashby, Thomas (2015) Understanding Russell's Response to Newman. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Pincock, Chris (2009) Abstract Representations and Confirmation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Pitts, J. Brian (2007) Absolute Objects, Counterexamples and General Covariance. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Santos-Sousa, Mario (2007) Natural Mathematics. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Schmaus, Warren (2014) Was Renouvier as Scientifically Conservative as Comte? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Sprenger, Jan (2008) Evidence and Experimental Design in Sequential Trials. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Sprenger, Jan (2008) Evidence and Experimental Design in Sequential Trials. In: UNSPECIFIED.

White, Michael J. (2010) Locke on Newton's Principia: Mathematics or Natural Philosophy? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Published Article or Volume

Ellerman, David (2009) Counting Distinctions: On the Conceptual Foundations of Shannon's Information Theory. [Published Article or Volume]

Ellerman, David (2013) An Introduction to Partition Logic. [Published Article or Volume]

Ellerman, David (2010) The Logic of Partitions: Introduction to the Dual of the Logic of Subsets. [Published Article or Volume]

Fazio, Rodolfo E. (2016) Leibniz’s Critique of Infinite Numbers and its Impact in his Metaphysics of Bodies. [Published Article or Volume]

Frans, Joachim and Kosolosky, Laszlo (2014) Revisiting the reliability of published mathematical proofs: where do we go next? [Published Article or Volume]

Frapolli, Maria J. (2015) Non-Representational Mathematical Realism. [Published Article or Volume]

Freytes, Hector and de Ronde, Christian and Domenech, Graciela (2012) The square of opposition in orthomodular logic. [Published Article or Volume]

Friederich, S. (2011) Motivating Wittgenstein's perspective on mathematical sentences as norms. [Published Article or Volume]

Friederich, S. (2010) Structuralism and meta-mathematics. [Published Article or Volume]

Giovanelli, Marco (2012) The Forgotten Tradition. How the Logical Empiricists missed the Philosophical Significance of the work of Riemann, Christoffel and Ricci. [Published Article or Volume]

Gómez-Torrente, Mario (2015) On the Essence and Identity of Numbers. [Published Article or Volume]

Kritchman, Shira and Raz, Ran (2010) The Surprise Examination Paradox and the Second Incompleteness Theorem. [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]

Muller, F.A. (2011) Cantor-Von Neumann Set-Theory. [Published Article or Volume]

Patton, Lydia (2014) Hilbert's objectivity. [Published Article or Volume]

Pitts, J. Brian (2013) Time and Fermions: General Covariance vs. Ockham's Razor for Spinors. [Published Article or Volume]

Rayo, Agustín (2015) Essence Without Fundamentality. [Published Article or Volume]

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

Räz, Tim and Sauer, Tilman (2015) Outline of a dynamical inferential conception of the application of mathematics. [Published Article or Volume]

Szabo, Laszlo E. (2012) Mathematical Facts in a Physicalist Ontology. [Published Article or Volume]

Uzquiano, Gabriel (2015) Editor’s Introduction. [Published Article or Volume]


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

Cinà, Giovanni (2013) On the connection between the categorical and the modal logic approaches to Quantum Mechanics. ILLC.

Giovanelli, Marco (2015) Hermann Cohen’s Das Princip der Infinitesimal-Methode: The History of an Unsuccessful Book. UNSPECIFIED.

Gwiazda, Jeremy A Potential Problem for Alpha-Theory. None.

Gwiazda, Jeremy (2010) Probability, Hyperreals, Asymptotic Density, and God’s Lottery. UNSPECIFIED.

Lutz, Sebastian Criteria of Empirical Significance: Foundations, Relations, Applications. Zeno Institute of Philosophy, Utrecht University.

McCabe, Gordon (2005) Possible physical universes. UNSPECIFIED.

McCabe, Gordon (2006) Structural realism and the mind. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Mosterin, Jesus (2004) How Set Theory Impinges on Logic. UNSPECIFIED.

Muller, F.A. (2003) Deflating Skolem. UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

Muller, F.A. (2003) The Implicit Definition of the Set-Concept. UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

Muller, F.A. (2001) Sets, Classes and Categories. UNSPECIFIED.

Rynasiewicz, Robert and Steinert-Threlkeld, Shane and Suri, Vivek (2010) Mathematical Existence De-Platonized: Introducing Objects of Supposition in the Arts and Sciences. UNSPECIFIED.

Vákár, Matthijs (2011) Principal Bundles and Gauge Theories. Universiteit Utrecht.

Zafiris, Elias (2003) Complex Systems from the Perspective of Category Theory: I. Functioning of the Adjunction Concept. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Zafiris, Elias (2003) Complex Systems from the Perspective of Category Theory: II. Covering Systems and Sheaves. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

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