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Conference or Workshop Item

Barany, Michael (2009) Computer experiments in harmonic analysis. In: [2009] SPSP 2009: Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (Minnesota, June 18-20, 2009).

Fahmi, Marco (2008) MATHEMATICAL MODELS IN SCIENCE: A DEBATE ABOUT ONTOLOGY. In: [2007] Models and Simulations 2 (Tilburg, NL).

Fahmi, Marco (2007) The Ontological Commitments of Mathematical Models. In: [2007] Models and Simulations 2 (Tilburg, NL).

Hellman, Geoffrey and Shapiro, Stewart (2012) The Classical Continuum without Points. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Hoffman, Sarah (2006) You Can’t Mean That: Yablo’s Figuralist Account of Mathematics. In: [2006] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 20th Biennial Mtg (Vancouver) > PSA 2006 Contributed Papers.

Justus, James (2006) Ecological and Lyapunov Stability. In: [2006] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 20th Biennial Mtg (Vancouver) > PSA 2006 Contributed Papers.

Landry, Elaine (2009) Reconstructing Hilbert to Construct Category Theoretic Structuralism. In: [2009] EPSA09: 2nd Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Amsterdam, 21-24 October, 2009) > EPSA 2009 Contributed Papers.

Liston, Michael (2009) On Tins and Tin-openers. In: [2009] EPSA09: 2nd Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Amsterdam, 21-24 October, 2009) > EPSA 2009 Symposia.

Magal, Oran (2013) On the mathematical nature of logic, featuring P. Bernays and K. Gödel. In: [2013] PhiloSTEM-5: The Fifth Midwest Workshop in Philosophy of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (Fort Wayne, IN; 14-16 March 2013).

Marcus, Russell (2007) Intrinsic Explanation and Field's Dispensabilist Strategy. In: [2008] Reduction and the Special Sciences (Tilburg, April 10-12, 2008).

Molnár, Attila and Székely, Gergely (2013) Axiomatizing Relativistic Dynamics using Formal Thought Experiments. In: [2013] Foundations of Physics 2013: The 17th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics (Munich; 29-31 July 2013).

Pincock, Chris (2009) Abstract Representations and Confirmation. In: [2008]: Visiting Fellows, Center for Philosophy of Science. (2008-2009, Pittsburgh).

Pitts, J. Brian (2007) Absolute Objects, Counterexamples and General Covariance. In: [2007] 15th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics (Leeds, 29-31 March 2007).

Santos-Sousa, Mario (2007) Natural Mathematics. In: [2007] EPSA07: 1st Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Madrid, 15-17 November, 2007).

Schmaus, Warren (2014) Was Renouvier as Scientifically Conservative as Comte? In: [2014] HOPOS 2014: The International Society for the History of Philosophy of Science (Ghent; 3-6 July 2014).

Sprenger, Jan (2008) Evidence and Experimental Design in Sequential Trials. In: [2008] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 21st Biennial Mtg (Pittsburgh, PA) > PSA 2008 Contributed Papers.

Sprenger, Jan (2008) Evidence and Experimental Design in Sequential Trials. In: [2008] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 21st Biennial Mtg (Pittsburgh, PA) > PSA 2008 Contributed Papers.

White, Michael J. (2010) Locke on Newton's Principia: Mathematics or Natural Philosophy? In: [2010] HOPOS 2010: The International Society for the History of Philosophy of Science (Budapest, 24-27 June 2010).

Other

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.

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)

Preprint

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]

Bacelar Valente, Mario (2014) Einstein and the conventionality of distant simultaneity. [Preprint]

Bacelar Valente, Mario (2013) Einstein's physical geometry at play: inertial motion, the boostability assumption, the Lorentz transformations, and the so-called conventionality of the one-way speed of light. [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 (2010) Lautman and the Reality of Mathematics. [Preprint]

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

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

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 (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 (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 (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]

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

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

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

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

McCabe, Gordon (2009) 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]

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

Rocchi, Paolo and Gianfagna, Leonida (2002) PROBABILISTIC EVENTS AND PHYSICAL REALITY: A COMPLETE ALGEBRA OF PROBABILITY. [Preprint]

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

Rodin, Andrei (2010) DID LOBACHEVSKY HAVE A MODEL OF HIS "IMAGINARY GEOMETRY"? [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]

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

Räz, Tim and Sauer, Tilman (2014) Outline of a Dynamical Inferential Conception of the Application of Mathematics. [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]

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]

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]

Published Article

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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