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Conference or Workshop Item

Bradner, Alexandra (2009) On the Very Idea of a Style of Reasoning. In: [2009] SPSP 2009: Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (Minnesota, June 18-20, 2009).

Carrier, Martin (2009) Underdetermination as an Epistemological Test Tube: Expounding Hidden Values of the Scientific Community. In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

Doppelt, Gerald (2012) Does Structural Realism Provide the Best Explanation of the Predictive Success of Science? In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Fahrbach, Ludwig (2009) How the Growth of Science Ended Theory Change. In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

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).

Franklin, Allan (2008) Are the Laws of Physics Inevitable? In: [2008] 24th Regional Conference on the History and Philosophy of Science (Boulder, Oct. 10-12, 2008).

French, Steven (2009) Metaphysical Underdetermination: Why Worry? In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

Hadzidaki, Pandora (2009) Bohr's Atomic Model and Paraconsistent Logic. In: [2009] EPSA09: 2nd Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Amsterdam, 21-24 October, 2009) > EPSA 2009 Contributed Papers.

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 (2009) Reconsidering the Miracle Argument on the Supposition of Transient Underdetermination. In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

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).

Ladyman, James (2009) Structural Realism versus Standard Scientific Realism: The Case of Phlogiston and Dephlogisticated Air. In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

Maxwell, Nicholas (2007) The Problem of Induction and Metaphysical Assumptions Concerning the Comprehensibility and Knowability of the Universe. In: [2007] LSE-Pitt Conference: Confirmation, Induction and Science (London, 8 - 10 March, 2007).

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

Rogier, De Langhe and Matthias, Greiff (2009) Standards and the distribution of cognitive labour. In: [2009] SPSP 2009: Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (Minnesota, June 18-20, 2009).

Romeyn, Jan-Willem (2004) Theory Change and Bayesian Statistical Inference. In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (Unpublished)

Ruphy, Stephanie (2010) From Hacking’s plurality of styles of scientific reasoning to « foliated » pluralism, a philosophically robust form of ontologico-methodological pluralism. In: [2010] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 22nd Biennial Mtg (Montréal, QC) > PSA 2010 Contributed Papers.

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).

Thorén, Henrik and Persson, Johannes (2011) Philosophy of Interdisciplinarity: Problem‐Feeding, Conceptual Drift, and Methodological Migration. In: [2011] 3rd Biennial Conference of the Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (June 22-24, 2011; Exeter, UK).

Van Dyck, Maarten (2008) Dynamics of Reason and the Kantian Project. In: [2008] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 21st Biennial Mtg (Pittsburgh, PA) > PSA 2008 Contributed Papers.

Vanderburgh, William L. (2004) The Methodological Value of Coincidences: Further Remarks on Dark Matter and the Astrophysical Warrant for General Relativity. In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (In Press)

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 (2009) Saving the Intuitions: Polylithic Reference. In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

Worrall, John (2009) Underdetermination, Realism and Empirical Equivalence. In: [2008] Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Underdetermination Workshop (Düsseldorf April 10-12, 2008).

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

Kuehne, Ulrich J. (1997) Gedankenexperiment und Erklärung / Thought Experiment and Scientific Explanation. UNSPECIFIED.

Maxwell, Nicholas (2002) The Need for a Revolution in the Philosophy of Science. UNSPECIFIED.

Maxwell, Nicholas (2001) Popper, Kuhn, Lakatos, and Aim-Oriented Empiricism. UNSPECIFIED.

Meacham, Chris (2003) Sleeping Beauty and the Dynamics of De Se Beliefs. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Muller, F.A. (2003) Can Constructive Empiricism Adopt the Concept of Observabililty? UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

Papa-Grimaldi, Alba (1996) Why Mathematical Solutions of Zeno’s Paradoxes Miss The Point: Zeno’s One and Many Relation and Parmenides’ Prohibition. UNSPECIFIED.

Rowbottom, Darrell Patrick (2005) The Empirical Stance vs. The Critical Attitude. UNSPECIFIED.

Szabó, László E. (2003) Does special relativity theory tell us anything new about space and time? . (Unpublished)

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

Bokulich, Alisa (2004) Open or Closed? Dirac, Heisenberg, and the Relation between Classical and Quantum Mechanics. [Preprint]

Bovens, Luc and Hartmann, Stephan (2005) Belief Expansion, Contextual Fit and the Reliability of Information Sources. [Preprint]

Bradley, Seamus (2013) Rational theory choice: Arrow undermined, Kuhn vindicated. [Preprint]

Brendel, Mátyás (2006) Carnap and the Rationality of Theory Choice. [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo (2009) The Epistemic Goal of a Concept: Accounting for the Rationality of Semantic Change and Variation. [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo (2004) The Role a Concept Plays in Science - The Case of Homology. [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo (2009) Scientific Reasoning Is Material Inference: Combining Confirmation, Discovery, and Explanation. [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo (2004) An alternative to Kitcher's theory of conceptual progress and his account of the change of the gene concept. [Preprint]

Burian, Richard M. (2008) On microRNA and the Need for Exploratory Experimentation in Post-Genomic Molecular Biology. [Preprint]

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

Duncan, Anthony and Janssen, Michel (2012) (Never) Mind your p's and q's: Von Neumann versus Jordan on the Foundations of Quantum Theory. [Preprint]

Elliott, Kevin (2012) Epistemic and Methodological Iteration in Scientific Research. [Preprint]

Elliott, Kevin (2010) Ignorance, Uncertainty, and the Development of Scientific Language. [Preprint]

Fleming, Gordon / N (2011) On the Quantum Deviations from Einstein Dilation of Unstable Quanton* Decay Evolution and Lifetimes. [Preprint]

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

Forge, John (2001) Reflections on Structuralism and Scientific Explanation. [Preprint]

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

Friederich, Simon and Harlander, Robert V. and Karaca, Koray (2013) Philosophical perspectives on ad hoc-hypotheses and the Higgs mechanism. [Preprint]

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

Giere, Ronald (2010) Contingency, Conditional Realism, and the Evolution of the Sciences. [Preprint]

Goldhaber, Michael H (2011) The Value of Ignorance in the Progress of Science: A Revision to Kuhn on Why Revolutions in Science Must Happen. [Preprint]

Greaves, Hilary and Myrvold, Wayne (2008) Everett and evidence. [Preprint]

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

Hagar, Amit and Hemmo, Meir (2005) Explaining the Unobserved: Why Quantum Mechanics Is Not only About Information. [Preprint]

Hagar, Amit and Hemmo, Meir (2006) Explaining the Unobserved: Why Quantum Theory Ain't Only About Information. [Preprint]

Hartmann, Stephan (2007) Modeling High-Temperature Superconductivity: Correspondence at Bay? [Preprint]

Hartmann, Stephan (2007) Modeling in Philosophy of Science. [Preprint]

Hedrich, Reiner (2006) The Internal and External Problems of String Theory - A Philosophical View. [Preprint]

Huber, Franz (2014) For True Conditionalizers Weisberg's Paradox is a False Alarm. [Preprint]

Huber, Franz (2014) What is the Permissibility Solution a Solution of? -- A Question for Kroedel. [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]

Kovalerchuk, Boris and Perlovsky, Leonid and Wheeler, Gregory (2011) Modeling of Phenomena and Dynamic Logic of Phenomena. [Preprint]

Kuehne, Ulrich J. (1995) Thought Experiments and the Inference to a Coherent Explanation. [Preprint]

Lewowicz, Lucía (2009) THE PURLOINED REFERENT: LAVOISIER AND THE DISAPPEARANCE OF PHLOGISTON. [Preprint]

List, Christian (2008) Group Communication and the Transformation of Judgments: An Impossibility Result. [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 (2001) POPPER, KUHN, LAKATOS AND AIM-ORIENTED EMPIRICISM. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2005) Practical Certainty and Cosmological Conjectures. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2005) A Priori Conjectural Knowledge in Physics: The Comprehensibility of the Universe. [Preprint]

Maxwell, Nicholas (2000) SIMPLICITY. [Preprint]

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

Maxwell, Nicholas (2012) Unification and Revolution: A Paradigm for Paradigms. [Preprint]

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

Midwinter, Charles and Janssen, Michel (2012) Kuhn Losses Regained: Van Vleck from Spectra to Susceptibilities. [Preprint]

Mizrahi, Moti (2013) Kuhn’s Incommensurability Thesis: What’s the Argument? [Preprint]

Mizrahi, Moti (2013) What is Scientific Progress? Lessons from Scientific Practice. [Preprint]

Mizrahi, Moti and Buckwalter, Wesley (2013) The Role of Justification in the Ordinary Concept of Scientific Progress. [Preprint]

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

Norton, John D. (2012) Dense and Sparse Meaning Spaces. [Preprint]

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

Pinto de Oliveira, J. C. (2010) Carnap, Kuhn, and revisionism (II): On "Structure" and the philosophical change. [Preprint]

Pinto de Oliveira, J. C. Kuhn and Gombrich: Creativity, continuity and discontinuity in science and art. [Preprint]

Rickles, Dean (2010) Quantum Gravity Meets &HPS. [Preprint]

Roberts, Bryan W. (2009) How Galileo dropped the ball and Fermat picked it up. [Preprint]

Schindler, Samuel (2013) The Kuhnian mode of HPS. [Preprint]

Schindler, Samuel (2013) Kuhnian theory-choice, the GWS model, and the neutral current. [Preprint]

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

Scoular, Spencer (2013) The Need for Empirically-Led Synthetic Philosophy. [Preprint]

Scoular, Spencer (2013) The Universal Arrow of Time. [Preprint]

Skoyles, John (2008) The logic of scientific debate: Epistemological quality control practices and Bayesian inference – a neoPopperian perspective. [Preprint]

Sneed, Joseph D. (1983) Notes on the Structure of Scientific Literature. [Preprint]

Sprenger, Jan (2014) A Novel Solution to the Problem of Old Evidence. [Preprint]

Stotz, Karola and Griffiths, Paul E. and Knight, Rob (2004) How Biologists Conceptualize Genes: An empirical study. [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]

Votsis, Ioannis (2010) How not to be a Realist or why we Ought to Make it Safe for Closet Structural Realists to Come out. [Preprint]

Votsis, Ioannis (2009) Structural Realism: Continuity and its Limits. [Preprint]

Wallace, David M W (2001) In defence of naivete: The conceptual status of Lagrangian quantum field theory. [Preprint]

Published Article

Andreas, H. (2011) A Structuralist Theory of Belief Revision. [Published Article]

Andreas, Holger (2010) A Modal View of the Semantics of Theoretical Sentences. [Published Article]

Bevers, Brett (2011) Everett's "Many-Worlds" Proposal. [Published Article]

Broessel, Peter and Eder, Anna-Maria and Huber, Franz (2013) Evidential Support and Instrumental Rationality. [Published Article]

Broessel, Peter and Huber, Franz (2014) Bayesian Confirmation: A Means With No End. [Published Article]

Cheon, Hyundeuk (2014) Meta-incommensurability Revisited. [Published Article]

Dorato, Mauro (2011) TRUTH, LAWS AND THE PROGRESS OF SCIENCE. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2008) Assessing Theories, Bayes Style. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2013) Belief First. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2013) Belief Revision I: The AGM Theory. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2013) Belief Revision II: Ranking Theory. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2009) Belief and Degrees of Belief. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2007) The Consistency Argument for Ranking Functions. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2008) Hempel’s Logic of Confirmation. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2008) Inductive Logic. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2007) The Logic of Theory Assessment. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2014) New Foundations for Counterfactuals. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2007) The Plausibility-Informativeness Theory. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2006) Ranking Functions and Rankings on Languages. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2009) Rankings Functions. [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2006) Review of Vincent F. Hendricks, Mainstream and Formal Epistemology (Cambridge University Press 2006). [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2012) Review of Wolfgang Spohn, The Laws of Belief: Ranking Theory and Its Philosophical Applications (Oxford University Press 2012). [Published Article]

Huber, Franz (2014) What Should I Believe About What Would Have Been the Case? [Published Article]

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

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

Roberts, Bryan W. (2010) Group Structural Realism. [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]

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