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Barrett, Thomas William (2013) On the Structure of Classical Mechanics. In: [2013] Foundations of Physics 2013: The 17th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics (Munich; 29-31 July 2013).

Belot, Gordon (2011) Symmetry and Equivalence. In: [2010] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 22nd Biennial Mtg (Montréal, QC) > PSA 2010 Contributed Papers.

Bezerra, Valter Alnis (2014) Networks in contemporary philosophy of science: tracking the history of a theme between metaphor and structure. In: [2014] HOPOS 2014: The International Society for the History of Philosophy of Science (Ghent; 3-6 July 2014).

Birk, Elisabeth (2007) The Use of Examples. In: [2006] Beyond Mimesis and Nominalism: Representation in Art and Science (London, 22-23 June 2006).

Boccignone, Giuseppe and Cordeschi, Roberto (2007) Bayesian models and simulations in cognitive science. In: [2007] Models and Simulations 2 (Tilburg, NL).

Boyer, Thomas (2009) Coexistence of several interpretations of quantum mechanics and the fruitfulness of scientific works. In: [2009] SPSP 2009: Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (Minnesota, June 18-20, 2009).

Brading, Katherine and Landry, Elaine (2005) A minimal construal of scientific structuralism. In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Symposia. (Unpublished)

Cei, Angelo (2004) Structural Distinctions. Entities, structures and changes in science. In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (Unpublished)

Craig, David (2007) A Theory of Theories. In: [2007] LSE-Pitt Conference: Confirmation, Induction and Science (London, 8 - 10 March, 2007).

Cunningham, Thomas (2013) To Save the Semantic View: An Argument for Returning to Suppes' Interpretation. In: [2009] Models and Simulations 3 (Charlottesville, Virginia; March 5-7, 2009).

David, Rey (2012) Similarity Assessments, Spacetime, and the Gravitational Field: What Does the Metric Tensor Represent in General Relativity? In: [2013] Foundations of Physics 2013: The 17th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics (Munich; 29-31 July 2013).

Fleming, Gordon N. (2013) Response to Pashby: Time operators and POVM observables in quantum mechanics. In: [2013] Workshop on Cosmology and Time (State College, PA; 16-17 April 2013).

Friedman, Michael (2009) Carnap on Theoretical Terms: Structuralism without Metaphysics. In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

Frost-Arnold, Greg and Magnus, P.D. (2009) The Identical Rivals Response to Underdetermination. In: [2009] Underdetermination in Science (Pittsburgh, 21-22, March 2009).

Goodwin, William (2009) SUSTAINING A CONTROVERSY: THE NON-CLASSICAL ION DEBATE. In: [2009] International Society for the Philosophy of Chemistry Annual Meeting (Philadelphia, August 13-15, 2009).

Grosholz, Emily / R (2013) Reference and Analysis in the Study of Time. In: [2013] Workshop on Cosmology and Time (State College, PA; 16-17 April 2013).

Haber, Matthew H. (2012) Multilevel Lineages and Multidimensional Trees: The Levels of Lineage and Phylogeny Reconstruction. In: [2010] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 22nd Biennial Mtg (Montréal, QC) > PSA 2010 Symposia.

Hagar, Amit (2007) Length Matters (I) - The Einstein--Swann Correspondence and the Constructive Approach to the Special Theory of Relativity. In: [2007] &HPS1: Integrated History and Philosophy of Science 1.

Hagar, Amit (2007) Length Matters (I): The Einstein-Swann Correspondence and the Constructive Approach to STR. In: [2007] &HPS1: Integrated History and Philosophy of Science 1.

Hoyningen-Huene, Paul and Lohse, Simon (2010) Emergence: Postulates and Candidates. In: [2009] EPSA09: 2nd Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Amsterdam, 21-24 October, 2009) > EPSA 2009 Contributed Papers.

Leitgeb, Hannes (2009) New Life for Carnap's Aufbau? In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

Lutz, Sebastian (2013) Empirical Adequacy in the Received View. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Symposia.

Lyre, Holger (2009) Is Structural Underdetermination Possible? In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

MacKinnon, Edward (2006) The Standard Model as a Philosophical Challenge. In: [2006] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 20th Biennial Mtg (Vancouver) > PSA 2006 Contributed Papers.

Magnus, P.D. (2004) Background Theories and Total Science. In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (Unpublished)

Pietsch, Wolfgang (2014) Aspects of theory-ladenness in data-intensive science. In: [2014] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 24th Biennial Mtg (Chicago, IL).

Pietsch, Wolfgang (2013) Big Data – The New Science of Complexity. In: [2013] 6th Munich-Sydney-Tilburg Conference on Models and Decisions (Munich; 10-12 April 2013).

Powers, Jack (2014) Atrazine Research and Criteria of Characterizational Adequacy. In: [2014] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 24th Biennial Mtg (Chicago, IL).

Psillos, Stathis (2009) Choosing the Realist Framework. In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

Schurz, Gerhard (2009) Structural Correspondence, Indirect Reference, and Partial Truth: Phlogiston Theory and Newtonian Mechanics. In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

Vickers, Peter John (2008) Bohr's Theory of the Atom: Content, Closure and Consistency. In: [2007] EPSA07: 1st Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Madrid, 15-17 November, 2007).

Votsis, Ioannis (2007) Making Contact with Observations. In: [2007] EPSA07: 1st Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Madrid, 15-17 November, 2007).

Votsis, Ioannis (2004) The Upward Path to Structural Realism. In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (In Press)

Wuthrich, Christian (2008) Challenging the Spacetime Structuralist. In: [2008] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 21st Biennial Mtg (Pittsburgh, PA) > PSA 2008 Contributed Papers.

Zenker, Frank and Gärdenfors, Peter (2014) Communication, Rationality, and Conceptual Changes in Scientific Theories. In: [2014] Meeting of the Nordic Network for Philosophy of Science (Lund, Sweden; 27-28 March 2014).

Other

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

Frigg, Roman (2006) Scientific Representation and the Semantic View of Theories. UNSPECIFIED.

Frisch, Mathias (2007) Discussion Note: Conceptual Problems in Classical Electrodynamics. UNSPECIFIED.

Le Bihan, Soazig (2008) Understanding Quantum Phenomena. UNSPECIFIED.

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)

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

Muller, F.A. (2003) Refutability Revamped: How Quantum Mechanics Saves the Phenomena. 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.

Shenker, Orly R. (2000) Science: Freedom and Reason, Comments on Mara Beller's 'Quantum Dialogue'. UNSPECIFIED.

Suárez, Mauricio (2003) Scientific Representation: Against Similarity and Isomorphism. UNSPECIFIED.

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

Wright, Cory (2000) Eliminativist Undercurrents in the New Wave Model of Psychoneural Reduction. UNSPECIFIED.

van Fraassen, Bas C. (1999) Structure: its shadow and substance. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Preprint

Afriat, Alexander (2006) Duhem, Quine and the other dogma. [Preprint]

Afriat, Alexander (2008) Duhem, Quine and the other dogma. [Preprint]

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

Afriat, Alexander (2006) The optico-mechanical analogy: an axiomatic approach. [Preprint]

Allori, Valia (2012) On the Metaphysics of Quantum Mechanics. [Preprint]

Allori, Valia (2012) Primitive Ontology and the Structure of Fundamental Physical Theories. [Preprint]

Asoulin, Eran (2013) The Creative Aspect of Language Use and the Implications for Linguistic Science. [Preprint]

Bevers, Brett (2011) Can Many-Worlds Survive a Quantum Doomsday. [Preprint]

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

Brading, Katherine and Crull, Elise (2013) Epistemic Structural Realism and Poincare's Philosophy of Science. [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo (2008) Beyond Reduction and Pluralism: Toward an Epistemology of Explanatory Integration in Biology. [Preprint]

Bueno, Otavio (2001) Weyl and von Neumann: Symmetry, Group Theory, and Quantum Mechanics. [Preprint]

Butterfield, Jeremy (2004) The Rotating Discs Argument Defeated. [Preprint]

Butterfield, Jeremy (2004) The Rotating Discs Argument Defeated. [Preprint]

Callender, Craig and Cohen, Jonathan (2005) There Is No Special Problem About Scientific Representation. [Preprint]

Caulton, Adam and Butterfield, Jeremy (2009) On Kinds of Indiscernibility in Logic and Metaphysics. [Preprint]

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

Curiel, Erik (2011) Classical Mechanics is Lagrangian; It Is Not Hamiltonian. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2014) On the Existence of Spacetime Structure. [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 (2011) On the Propriety of Physical Theories as a Basis for Their Semantics. [Preprint]

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

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

Delhotel, Jean-Michel (2014) Retention Myths vs. Well-Managed Resources: Promises and Failings of Structural Realism. [Preprint]

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

Domenech, Graciela and Holik, Federico and Krause, Décio (2008) Quasi-spaces an the foundation of quantum mechanics. [Preprint]

Dorato, Mauro (2009) Philosophy of Physics between Objectivism and Conventionalism. [Preprint]

Ducheyne, Steffen (2008) Kant and Whewell on Bridging Principles between Metaphysics and Science. [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]

Décio, Krause and Otávio, Bueno (2008) Scientific Theories, Models, and the Semantic Approach. [Preprint]

Earley, Joseph E. (2010) Three Concepts of Chemical Closure and their Epistemological Significance. [Preprint]

Ellerman, David (2013) Quantum Mechanics over sets. [Preprint]

Eynck, Tim Oliver and Lyre, Holger and Rummell, Nicolai von (2001) A versus B! Topological nonseparability and the Aharonov-Bohm effect. [Preprint]

Faye, Jan (2005) Models, Theories, and Language. [Preprint]

Federico, Holik and Cesar, Massri and Angel, Plastino and Manuel, Sáenz (2014) Generalized probabilities in statistical theories. [Preprint]

Fleming, Gordon N. (2013) Response to Pashby: Time operators and POVM observables in quantum mechanics. [Preprint]

Fletcher, Samuel C. (2011) What Counts as a Newtonian System? The View from Norton’s Dome. [Preprint]

Fraser, Doreen (2009) Quantum Field Theory: Underdetermination, Inconsistency, and Idealization. [Preprint]

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

French, Steven (2001) Symmetry, Structure and the Constitution of Objects. [Preprint]

Frigg, Roman (2007) Models and Fiction. [Preprint]

Fuchs, Christian (2004) Science as a Self-Organizing Meta-Information System. [Preprint]

Gao, Shan (2012) An Exceptionally Simple Argument Against the Many-worlds Interpretation: Further Consolidations. [Preprint]

Giere, Ronald N (2008) An Agent-Based Conception of Models and Scientific Representation. [Preprint]

Giovanelli, Marco (2014) "But One Must not Legalize the Mentioned Sin". Phenomenological vs. Dynamical Treatment of Rods and Clocks in Einstein's Thought. [Preprint]

Giunti, Marco (2006) Emulation, Reduction, and Emergence in Dynamical Systems. [Preprint]

Goodwin, William (2008) How do Structural Formulas Embody the Theory of Organic Chemistry? [Preprint]

Goodwin, William Mark (2007) Scientific Understanding and Synthetic Design. [Preprint]

Grinbaum, Alexei (2006) Reconstruction of quantum theory. [Preprint]

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

Halvorson, Hans (2011) What scientific theories could not be. [Preprint]

Halvorson, Hans (2013) The semantic view, if plausible, is syntactic. [Preprint]

Harrington, James (2011) Instants and Instantaneous Velocity. [Preprint]

Karaca, Koray (2011) The Construction of the Higgs Mechanism and the Emergence of the Electroweak Theory. [Preprint]

Karaca, Koray (2012) The Strong and Weak Senses of Theory-Ladenness of Experimentation: Theory-Driven versus Exploratory Experiments in the History of High-Energy Particle Physics. [Preprint]

Ketland, Jeffrey (2002) Empirical Adequacy and Ramsification. [Preprint]

Klevgard, Paul A. (2014) Special Relativity: A Reexamination of the Second Postulate and of Space Contraction and Time Dilation. [Preprint]

Krause, Decio (2007) Entity, but no Identity. [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 (2012) Paraconsistent Quasi-Set Theory. [Preprint]

Krause, Décio and Coelho, Antonio M. N. (2004) Identity, Indiscernibility, and Philosophical Claims. [Preprint]

Lam, Vincent and Wuthrich, Christian (2013) No categorial support for radical ontic structural realism. [Preprint]

Lehmkuhl, Dennis (2010) Mass-Energy-Momentum: Only there because of Spacetime? [Preprint]

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

Liu, Chuang (2011) Variations on A Theme by Duhem. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2011) Auxiliary Assumptions, Unification, and Intelligent Design: A Defense of Contrastive Testability. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2013) Choosing the Analytic Component of Theories. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2013) Criteria of Empirical Significance: A Success Story. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2013) Empirically Adequate but Observably False Theories. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2011) Empiricism and Intelligent Design II: Analyzing Intelligent Design. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2014) Generalizing Empirical Adequacy I: Multiplicity and Approximation. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2011) Generalizing Empirical Adequacy II: Partial Structures. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2011) On a Contrastive Criterion of Testability I: Defining Contrastive Testability. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2011) On a Contrastive Criterion of Testability II: The Material Inadequacy of Contrastive Testability. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2011) Quasi-Truth as Truth of a Ramsey Sentence. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2013) The Semantics of Scientific Theories. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2012) What's Right With a Syntactic Approach to Theories and Models? [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian and Hartmann, Stephan (2009) Conventional and Objective Invariance: Debs and Redhead on Symmetry. [Preprint]

Lyre, Holger and Eynck, Tim Oliver (2001) Curve It, Gauge It, or Leave It? Practical Underdetermination in Gravitational Theories. [Preprint]

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

Maxwell, Nicholas (2006) Aim-Oriented Empiricism: David Miller's Critique. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2001) Comprehensibility rather than Beauty. [Preprint]

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

Maxwell, Nicholas (2004) A Mug's Game? Solving the Problem of Induction with Metaphysical Presuppositions. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2004) Non-Empirical Requirements Scientific Theories Must Satisfy: Simplicity, Unification, Explanation, Beauty. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2001) POPPER, KUHN, LAKATOS AND AIM-ORIENTED EMPIRICISM. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2000) SIMPLICITY. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2004) Scientific Metaphysics. [Preprint]

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

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

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

Meier, Thomas (2012) A logical Reconstruction of Leonard Bloomfield's Linguistic Theory. [Preprint]

Muller, F.A. (2009) Reflections on a Revolution at Stanford. [Preprint]

ROVELLI, Carlo (2013) Aristotle's physics. [Preprint]

ROVELLI, Carlo (2013) Why Gauge? [Preprint]

Saunders, Simon (2003) Physics and Leibniz's Principles. [Preprint]

Schwarz, Giacomo (2012) Philosophical Aspects of Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking. [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]

Seevinck, Michael Patrick (2004) Holism, Physical Theories and Quantum Mechanics. [Preprint]

Stoica, Ovidiu Cristinel (2008) World Theory. [Preprint]

Suárez, Mauricio (2009) Scientific Representation. [Preprint]

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

Thebault, Karim P Y (2012) Symmetry, Ontology and the Problem of Time: On the Interpretation and Quantisation of Canonical Gravity. [Preprint]

Thebault, Karim P.Y. (2014) Quantization as a guide to ontic structure. [Preprint]

Thomson-Jones, Martin (2007) Missing Systems and the Face Value Practice. [Preprint]

Thomson-Jones, Martin (1997) Models and the Semantic View. [Preprint]

Vickers, Peter (2009) Can Partial Structures Accommodate Inconsistent Science? [Preprint]

Vickers, Peter (2011) Theory Eliminativism as a Methodological Tool. [Preprint]

Vickers, Peter John (2008) Was Newtonian Cosmology Really Inconsistent? [Preprint]

Waters, C. Kenneth (2010) Okasha's Unintended Argument for Toolbox Theorizing. [Preprint]

Waters, C. Kenneth (2013) Shifting Attention From Theory to Practice in Philosophy of Biology. [Preprint]

Weatherall, James Owen (2012) Inertial motion, explanation, and the foundations of classical spacetime theories. [Preprint]

Wilson, Mark (2007) Determinism and the Mystery of the Missing Physics. [Preprint]

Wuthrich, Christian (2011) The structure of causal sets. [Preprint]

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

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

wilson, mark (2006) A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Formalism. [Preprint]

Published Article

Alrøe, Hugo Fjelsted and Noe, Egon (2011) The paradox of scientific expertise: A perspectivist approach to knowledge asymmetries. [Published Article]

Castellani, Elena (1998) Galilean Particles: An Example of Constitution of Objects. [Published Article]

De Donato-Rodríguez, Xavier and Arroyo-Santos, Alfonso (2012) The structure of idealization in biological theories: the case of the Wright-Fisher model. [Published Article]

Ivanova , Milena (2011) Friedman's Relativised A Priori and Structural Realism: In Search of Compatibility. [Published Article]

Le Bihan, Soazig (2008) Defending the Semantic View: What it takes. [Published Article]

Luigi, Scorzato (2012) On the role of simplicity in science. [Published Article]

Lutz, Sebastian (2011) Artificial Language Philosophy of Science. [Published Article]

Lutz, Sebastian (2012) On a Straw Man in the Philosophy of Science - A Defense of the Received View. [Published Article]

Pradeu, Thomas and Jaeger, Sébastien and Vivier, Eric (2013) The speed of change: towards a discontinuity theory of immunity? [Published Article]

Sterrett, S. G. (1998) Sounds Like Light: Einstein's Theory of Special Relativity and Mach's Work in Acoustics and Aerodynamics. [Published Article]

Suárez, Mauricio. (2014) Scientific Representation: A Bibliography. [Published Article]

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

Terekhovich, Vladislav E. (2012) Probabilistic and Geometric Languages in the Context of the Principle of Least Action. [Published Article]

Van Dyck, Maarten (2007) Constructive Empiricism Without Underdetermination. [Published Article]

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