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Badino, Massimiliano (2005) The Foundational Role of Ergodic Theory. [Preprint]

Badino, Massimiliano (2006) Probability and Statistics in Boltzmann's Early Papers on Kinetic Theory. [Preprint]

Badino, Massimiliano (2005) Probability and Statistics in Boltzmann's Early Papers on Kinetic Theory. [Preprint]

Badino, Massimiliano (2006) Was there a statistical Turn ? The Interaction between Mechanics and Probability in Boltzmann's Theory of Non Equilibrium (1872-1877). [Preprint]

Baker, David John (2010) Broken Symmetry and Spacetime. [Preprint]

Batterman, Robert (2004) Critical Phenomena and Breaking Drops: Infinite Idealizations in Physics. [Preprint]

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

Beisbart, Claus (2013) Good just isn't good enough - Humean chances and Boltzmannian statistical physics. [Preprint]

Belot, Gordon (2016) Undermined. [Preprint]

Berkovitz, Joseph and Frigg, Roman and Kronz, Fred (2006) The Ergodic Hierarchy, Randomness and Hamiltonian Chaos. [Preprint]

Bishop, Robert (2003) Brussels-Austin Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics in the Early Years: Similarity Transformations between Deterministic and Probabilistic Descriptions. [Preprint]

Bishop, Robert (2003) Brussels-Austin Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics in the Later Years: Large Poincaré Systems and Rigged Hilbert Space. [Preprint]

Bishop, Robert C and Atmanspacher, Harald (2006) Contextual Emergence in the Description of Properties. [Preprint]

Brown, Harvey R and Uffink, Jos (2001) The Origins of Time-asymmetry in Thermodynamics: The Minus First Law. [Preprint]

Brown, Harvey R. (2011) Curious and sublime: the connection between uncertainty and probability in physics. [Preprint]

Brown, Harvey R. and Myrvold, Wayne (2008) Boltzmann's H-theorem, its limitations, and the birth of (fully) statistical mechanics. [Preprint]

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

Butterfield, Jeremy and Bouatta, Nazim (2011) Emergence and Reduction Combined in Phase Transitions. [Preprint]

Butterfield, Jeremy and Bouatta, Nazim (2013) Renormalization for Philosophers. [Preprint]

Callender, Craig (2007) The Emergence and Interpretation of Probability in Bohmian Mechanics. [Preprint]

Callender, Craig (2010) Hot and Heavy Matters in the Foundations of Statistical Mechanics. [Preprint]

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

Callender, Craig (2008) The Past Hypothesis Meets Gravity. [Preprint]

Callender, Craig (2001) Taking Thermodynamics Too Seriously. [Preprint]

Campisi, Michele (2007) Mechanical Proof of the Second Law of Thermodynamics Based on Volume Entropy. [Preprint]

Campisi, Michele and Hänggi, Peter (2011) Fluctuation, Dissipation and the Arrow of Time. [Preprint]

Chibbaro, Sergio and Rondoni, Lamberto and Vulpiani, Angelo (2014) On the foundations of statistical mechanics: ergodicity, many degrees of freedom and inference. [Preprint]

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

Clifton, Rob (2001) The Subtleties of Entanglement and its Role in Quantum Information Theory. [Preprint]

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

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

Curiel, Erik (2005) On the Formal Consistency of Theory and Experiment, with Applications to Problems in the Initial-Value Formulation of the Partial-Differential Equations of Mathematical Physics. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2014) Why Rigid Designation Cannot Stand on Scientific Ground. [Preprint]

Davey, Kevin (2006) Justification in Statistical Mechanics. [Preprint]

Dieks, Dennis (2012) Is There a Unique Physical Entropy? Micro versus Macro. [Preprint]

Dieks, Dennis (2014) The Logic of Identity: Distinguishability and Indistinguishability in Classical and Quantum Physics. [Preprint]

Dieks, Dennis and van Dongen, Jeroen and de Haro, Sebastian (2014) Emergence in Holographic Scenarios for Gravity. [Preprint]

Dizadji-Bahmani, Foad and Frigg, Roman and Hartmann, Stephan (2010) Confirmation and Reduction: A Bayesian Account. [Preprint]

Dizadji-Bahmani, Foad and Frigg, Roman and Hartmann, Stephan (2010) Who's Afraid of Nagelian Reduction? [Preprint]

Edens, Bram (2001) Semigroups and Symmetry: an investigation of Prigogine's theories. [Preprint]

Elga, Adam (2005) Isolation and folk physics. [Preprint]

Esfeld, Michael (2005) Popper on irreversibility and the arrow of time. [Preprint]

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

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

Frigg, Roman (2008) A Field Guide to Recent Work on the Foundations of Statistical Mechanics. [Preprint]

Frigg, Roman (2007) Probability in Boltzmannian Statistical Mechanics. [Preprint]

Frigg, Roman (2007) Typicality and the Approach to Equilibrium in Boltzmannian Statistical Mechanics. [Preprint]

Frigg, Roman (2009) Typicality and the Approach to Equilibrium in Boltzmannian Statistical Mechanics. [Preprint]

Frigg, Roman (2012) What is Statistical Mechanics? [Preprint]

Frigg, Roman and Werndl, Charlotte (2011) Explaining Thermodynamic-Like Behaviour In Terms of Epsilon-Ergodicity. [Preprint]

Gijsbers, Victor (2004) The contingent law: A tale of Maxwell's Demon. [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]

Goddiksen, Mads (2014) Explanatory standards in biology and physics textbooks: The case of polymers. [Preprint]

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

Huggett, Nick (2002) Quarticles and the Identity of Indiscernibles. [Preprint]

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

Ladyman, James and Presnell, Stuart and Short, Anthony J. (2006) The Use of the Information Theoretic Entropy in Thermodynamics. [Preprint]

Ladyman, James and Presnell, Stuart and Short, Anthony J. and Groisman, Berry (2006) The Connection between Logical and Thermodynamic Irreversibility. [Preprint]

Lavis, David (2007) Boltzmann, Gibbs and the Concept of Equilibrium. [Preprint]

Lazarovici, Dustin and Reichert, Paula (2014) Typicality, Irreversibility and the Status of Macroscopic Laws. [Preprint]

Liu, Chuang and Emch, Gerard G. (2004) Explaining Quantum Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking. [Preprint]

Maroney, Owen (2007) Does a computer have an arrow of time? [Preprint]

Maroney, Owen (2009) Thermodynamic Constraints on Fluctuation Phenomena. [Preprint]

Marsland III, Robert and Brown, Harvey R. and Valente, Giovanni (2014) Ambiguities in order-theoretic formulations of thermodynamics. [Preprint]

McCoy, C.D. (2015) An Alternative Interpretation of Probability Measures in Statistical Mechanics. [Preprint]

Menon, Tarun and Callender, Craig (2011) Turn and Face the Strange... Ch-ch-changes: Philosophical Questions Raised by Phase Transitions. [Preprint]

Michael, Stöltzner (2002) Vienna Indeterminism II: From Exner's Synthesis to Frank and von Mises. [Preprint]

Myrvold, Wayne C. (2010) Deterministic Laws and Epistemic Chances. [Preprint]

Myrvold, Wayne C. (2014) Probabilities in Statistical Mechanics. [Preprint]

Myrvold, Wayne C. (2012) Probabilities in Statistical Mechanics: What are they? [Preprint]

Myrvold, Wayne C. (2011) Statistical Mechanics and Thermodynamics: A Maxwellian View. [Preprint]

Nguyen, D. N. (2015) Arrows without time: a shape-dynamic account of the time-asymmetry of causation. [Preprint]

Norsen, Travis (2010) Scientific Cumulativity and Conceptual Change: The Case of 'Temperature'. [Preprint]

North, Jill (2010) An Empirical Approach to Symmetry and Probability. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2011) Approximation and Idealization: Why the Difference Matters. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2005) Atoms, Entropy, Quanta: Einstein’s Miraculous Argument of 1905. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2013) Brownian Computation is Thermodynamically Irreversible. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2004) Eaters of the Lotus: Landauer's Principle and the Return of Maxwell's Demon. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2007) Einstein’s Miraculous Argument of 1905: The Thermodynamic Grounding of Light Quanta. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2012) Infinite Idealizations. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2014) The Simplest Exorcism of Maxwell's Demon: The Quantum Version. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2011) Waiting for Landauer. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2016) Thermodynamically Reversible Processes in Statistical Physics. [Preprint]

Oikonomou, Thomas and Bagci, Gokhan B (2013) Clausius versus Sackur-Tetrode entropies. [Preprint]

Okon, Elias and Sudarsky, Daniel (2016) A (not so?) novel explanation for the very special initial state of the universe. [Preprint]

Oldofredi, Andrea and Lazarovici, Dustin and Deckert, Dirk-André and Esfeld, Michael (2016) From the universe to subsystems: Why quantum mechanics appears more stochastic than classical mechanics. [Preprint]

Parker, Daniel (2009) The H-Theorem, Molecular Disorder and Probability: Perspectives from Boltzmann’s Lectures on Gas Theory. [Preprint]

Parker, Daniel (2011) Information-Theoretic Statistical Mechanics Without Landauer's Principle. [Preprint]

Pietsch, Wolfgang (2015) Causal Interpretations of Probability. [Preprint]

Podnieks, Karlis (2010) The Limits of Modeling. [Preprint]

Price, Huw (2011) Does Time-Symmetry Imply Retrocausality? How the Quantum World Says "Maybe". [Preprint]

Price, Huw (2005) Recent Work on the Arrow of Radiation. [Preprint]

Price, Huw and Weslake, Brad (2008) The Time-Asymmetry of Causation. [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 (2013) Relative information at the foundation of physics (Second prize in the 2013 FQXi context "It From Bit or Bit From It?"). [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 (2013) Can Interventionists be Neo-Russellians? Interventionism, the Open Systems Argument and the Arrow of Entropy. [Preprint]

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

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

Rosaler, Joshua (2015) Interpretation Neutrality in the Classical Domain of Quantum Theory. [Preprint]

Rosinger, Elemer Elad (2009) Aspects of Information in Physics. [Preprint]

Saunders, Simon (2006) Are quantum particles objects? [Preprint]

Saunders, Simon (2000) Tense and Indeterminateness. [Preprint]

Shalizi, Cosma Rohilla and Moore, Cristopher (2003) What Is a Macrostate? Subjective Observations and Objective Dynamics. [Preprint]

Shenker, Orly and Hemmo, Meir (2006) Maxwell's Demon. [Preprint]

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

Shenker, Orly R. (2000) Logic and Entropy. [Preprint]

Shenker, Orly R. and Hemmo, Meir (2006) Prediction and retrodiction in Boltzmann's approach to classical statistical mechanics. [Preprint]

Shenker, Orly R. and Hemmo, Meir (2004) Quantum Decoherence and the Approach to Equilibrium (II). [Preprint]

Shenker, Orly R. and Hemmo, Meir (2001) Quantum Decoherence and the Approach to Equilibrium (Part 1). [Preprint]

Short, Tony and Ladyman, James and Groisman, Berry and Presnell, Stuart (2005) The Connection between Logical and Thermodynamical Irreversibility. [Preprint]

Silagadze, Zurab (2007) Maxwell's demon through the looking glass. [Preprint]

Skow, Bradford (2011) Does Temperature Have a Metric Structure? [Preprint]

Suárez, Mauricio (2009) PROBABILITIES, CAUSES AND PROPENSITIES IN PHYSICS (SYNTHESE LIBRARY, SPRINGER). CHAPTERS 0 & 1 (CONTENTS & INTRODUCTION). [Preprint]

Thebault, Karim P Y and Bradley, Seamus and Reutlinger, Alexander (2015) Modelling Inequality. [Preprint]

Torretti, Roberto (2006) Can science advance effectively through philosophical criticism and reflection? [Preprint]

Uchii, Soshichi (1999) Theory Reduction: the case of the kinetic theory of gases. [Preprint]

Uffink, Jos (2001) Bluff your Way in the Second Law of Thermodynamics. [Preprint]

Uffink, Jos (2006) Compendium of the foundations of classical statistical physics. [Preprint]

Versteegh, Marijn A.M. and Dieks, Dennis (2010) The Gibbs Paradox and the Distinguishability of Identical Particles. [Preprint]

Wallace, David (2012) The Arrow of Time in Physics. [Preprint]

Wallace, David (2009) Gravity, entropy, and cosmology: in search of clarity. [Preprint]

Wallace, David (2001) Implications of quantum theory in the foundations of statistical mechanics. [Preprint]

Wallace, David (2013) Inferential vs. Dynamical Conceptions of Physics. [Preprint]

Wallace, David (2011) The Logic of the Past Hypothesis. [Preprint]

Wallace, David (2013) Probability in physics: stochastic, statistical, quantum. [Preprint]

Wallace, David (2013) Recurrence Theorems: a Unified Account. [Preprint]

Wallace, David (2013) Thermodynamics as Control Theory. [Preprint]

Wallace, David (2013) What statistical mechanics actually does. [Preprint]

Weinert, Friedel (2008) Minkowski Space-time and Thermodynamics. [Preprint]

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

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

Werndl, Charlotte (2013) Justifying Typicality Measures of Boltzmannian Statistical Mechanics and Dynamical Systems. [Preprint]

Werndl, Charlotte (2011) On Choosing Between Deterministic and Indeterministic Models: Underdetermination and Indirect Evidence. [Preprint]

Werndl, Charlotte and Frigg, Roman (2012) Demystifying Typicality. [Preprint]

Werndl, Charlotte and Frigg, Roman (2015) Reconceptualising equilibrium in Boltzmannian statistical mechanics and characterising its existence. [Preprint]

Werndl, Charlotte and Frigg, Roman (2016) When Does a Boltzmannian Equilibrium Exist? [Preprint]

Yaghmaie, Aboutorab (2012) Reflexive, Symmetric and Transitive Scientific Representations. [Preprint]

van Lith, Janneke (2001) Ergodic Theory, Interpretations of Probability and the Foundations of Statistical Mechanics. [Preprint]

van Lith, Janneke (2001) Essay Review: Probability in Classical Statistical Physics. [Preprint]

Conference or Workshop Item

Abrams, Marshall (2009) Toward a Mechanistic Interpretation of Probability. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Batterman, Robert (2006) Reduction and Renormalization. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Davey, Kevin (2008) What is Gibb's Canonical Distribution? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Elay, Shech (2012) What is the “Paradox of Phase Transitions?”. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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

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

Imbert, Cyrille (2014) Realism about the complexity of physical systems without realist commitments to their scientific representations: How to get the advantages of theft without honest toil. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Jones, Nicholaos and Coffey, Kevin (2006) Synopsis of the Robert and Sarah Boote Conference in Reductionism and Anti-Reductionism in Physics. In: UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

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

Norton, John D. (2013) The End of the Thermodynamics of Computation: A No Go Result. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Parker, Daniel (2011) On an Unbelievably Short Proof of the Second Law. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Parker, Daniel (2005) Thermodynamic Irreversibility: Does the Big Bang Explain what it Purports to Explain? In: UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

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

Sklar, Lawrence (2006) Varieties of Explanatory Autonomy. In: UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Tamir, Michael (2012) Geodesic Universality in General Relativity. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Werndl, Charlotte (2011) Observational Equivalence of Deterministic and Indeterministic Descriptions and the Role of Different Observations. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Werndl, Charlotte and Frigg, Roman (2014) Rethinking Boltzmannian Equilibrium. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Winsberg, Eric (2002) Laws and Statistical Mechanics. In: UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

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

Published Article or Volume

Badino, Massimiliano (2011) Mechanistic Slumber vs. Statistical Insomnia: The early phase of Boltzmann's H-theorem (1868-1877). [Published Article or Volume]

Baker, David John (2015) Review of David Albert, After Physics. [Published Article or Volume]

Bitbol, Michel (2002) Form and actuality. [Published Article or Volume]

Butterfield, Jeremy (2013) Reduction, Emergence and Renormalization. [Published Article or Volume]

Caprara, Sergio and Vulpiani, Angelo (2016) Chaos and Stochastic Models in Physics: Ontic and Epistemic Aspects. [Published Article or Volume]

Charlotte, Werndl (2011) On the Observational Equivalence of Continuous-Time Deterministic and Indeterministic Descriptions. [Published Article or Volume]

Chiribella, Giulio and Scandolo, Carlo Maria (2015) Entanglement and thermodynamics in general probabilistic theories. [Published Article or Volume]

Chiribella, Giulio and Scandolo, Carlo Maria (2015) Operational axioms for diagonalizing states. [Published Article or Volume]

Dieks, Dennis and van Dongen, Jeroen and de Haro, Sebastian (2015) Emergence in Holographic Scenarios for Gravity. [Published Article or Volume]

Frigg, Roman (2008) Chance in Boltzmannian Statistical Mechanics. [Published Article or Volume]

Frigg, Roman (2010) Probability in Boltzmannian Statistical Mechanics. [Published Article or Volume]

Frigg, Roman (2010) Why Typicality Does Not Explain the Approach to Equilibrium. [Published Article or Volume]

Glynn, Luke (2010) Deterministic Chance. [Published Article or Volume]

List, Christian and Pivato, Marcus (2015) Emergent Chance. [Published Article or Volume]

Mainwood, Paul (2006) Is More Different? Emergent Properties in Physics. [Published Article or Volume]

North, Jill (2011) Time in Thermodynamics. [Published Article or Volume]

Rosaler, Joshua (2015) Interpretation Neutrality in the Classical Domain of Quantum Theory. [Published Article or Volume]

Shan, Gao (2011) Is Gravity an Entropic Force? [Published Article or Volume]

Weinert, Friedel (2013) Temporal Arrows in Space-Time. [Published Article or Volume]

Weinstein, Steven (2012) Patterns in the Fabric of Nature. [Published Article or Volume]

de Haro, Sebastian (2015) Dualities and Emergent Gravity: Gauge/Gravity Duality. [Published Article or Volume]

Other

Bub, Jeffrey (2000) Maxwell's Demon and the Thermodynamics of Computation. UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

Frigg, Roman (2003) In What Sense is the Kolmogorov-Sinai Entropy a Measure for Chaotic Behaviour? - Bridging the Gap Between Dynamical Systems Theory and Communication Theory. UNSPECIFIED.

Frisch, Mathias (2007) Does a Low-Entropy Constraint Prevent Us from Influencing the Past? UNSPECIFIED.

Leeds, Stephen (2010) Interventionism in Statistical Mechanics. UNSPECIFIED.

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

Liu, Chuang (2002) The Meaning of Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking (I): From a simple classical model. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Liu, Chuang (2002) Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking (II): Variations in Complex Models. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

North, Jill (2003) Understanding the Time-Asymmetry of Radiation. UNSPECIFIED.

North, Jill (2002) What is the Problem about the Time-Asymmetry of Thermodynamics?--A Reply to Price. UNSPECIFIED.

Pniower, Justin (2005) Particles, Objects, and Physics. UNSPECIFIED.

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

Saunders, Simon (2000) Space-Time and Probability. UNSPECIFIED.

Saunders, Simon (1997) Time, Quantum Mechanics, and Probability. UNSPECIFIED.

Shenker, Orly and Hemmo, Meir (2006) Von Neumann's Entropy Does Not Correspond to Thermodynamic Entropy. UNSPECIFIED.

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

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