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Conference or Workshop Item

Abrams, Marshall (2009) Toward a Mechanistic Interpretation of Probability. In: [2009] Metaphysics of Science (Melbourne, July 2-5, 2009).

Batterman, Robert (2006) Reduction and Renormalization. In: [2006] The Robert and Sarah Boote Conference in Reductionism and Anti- Reductionism in Physics, (Pittsburgh, April 22-23, 2006).

Davey, Kevin (2008) What is Gibb's Canonical Distribution? In: [2008] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 21st Biennial Mtg (Pittsburgh, PA) > PSA 2008 Contributed Papers.

Elay, Shech (2012) What is the “Paradox of Phase Transitions?”. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Frisch, Mathias (2010) From Arbuthnot to Boltzmann: The Past-hypothesis, Special Sciences and the Best System. In: [2009] EPSA09: 2nd Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Amsterdam, 21-24 October, 2009) > EPSA 2009 Symposia.

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: [2014] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 24th Biennial Mtg (Chicago, IL).

Jones, Nicholaos and Coffey, Kevin (2006) Synopsis of the Robert and Sarah Boote Conference in Reductionism and Anti-Reductionism in Physics. In: [2006] The Robert and Sarah Boote Conference in Reductionism and Anti- Reductionism in Physics, (Pittsburgh, April 22-23, 2006). (Unpublished)

Kuhlmann, Meinard (2006) How Do Microscopic Models of Financial Markets Explain? In: [2006] Models and Simulations (Paris, 2006). (Unpublished)

Norton, John D. (2013) The End of the Thermodynamics of Computation: A No Go Result. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Parker, Daniel (2011) On an Unbelievably Short Proof of the Second Law. In: [2010] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 22nd Biennial Mtg (Montréal, QC) > PSA 2010 Contributed Papers.

Parker, Daniel (2005) Thermodynamic Irreversibility: Does the Big Bang Explain what it Purports to Explain? In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (In Press)

Reutlinger, Alexander (2013) Why Is There Universal Macro-Behavior? Renormalization Group Explanation As Non-causal Explanation. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Symposia.

Sklar, Lawrence (2006) Varieties of Explanatory Autonomy. In: [2006] The Robert and Sarah Boote Conference in Reductionism and Anti- Reductionism in Physics, (Pittsburgh, April 22-23, 2006). (Unpublished)

Tamir, Michael (2012) Geodesic Universality in General Relativity. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Werndl, Charlotte (2011) Observational Equivalence of Deterministic and Indeterministic Descriptions and the Role of Different Observations. In: [2009] EPSA09: 2nd Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Amsterdam, 21-24 October, 2009) > EPSA 2009 Contributed Papers.

Werndl, Charlotte and Frigg, Roman (2014) Rethinking Boltzmannian Equilibrium. In: [2014] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 24th Biennial Mtg (Chicago, IL).

Winsberg, Eric (2002) Laws and Statistical Mechanics. In: [2002] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 18th Biennial Mtg - PSA 2002: Contributed Papers (Milwaukee, WI; 2002) > PSA 2002 Symposia. (Unpublished)

de Regt, Henk W. (2006) Modelling Molecules: Beyond the Epistemic-Pragmatic Dichotomy. In: [2006] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 20th Biennial Mtg (Vancouver) > PSA 2006 Contributed Papers.

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.

Preprint

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]

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]

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 (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]

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]

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]

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. (2013) 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]

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]

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

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

Published Article

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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