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Barrett, Thomas William and Halvorson, Hans (2015) Morita Equivalence. [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]

Dorato, Mauro (2014) Dynamical versus structural explanations in scientific revolutions. [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 (2014) 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]

Himmelreich, Johannes and Alexander, J. McKenzie and Thompson, Christopher (2014) Epistemic landscapes, optimal search and the division of cognitive labor. [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]

Künstler, Raphaël (2012) Aggregating Judgement in Scientifc Practice. [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 (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]

Morett, Fernando (2014) The Vera Causa Principle in the 18th Century Moral Philosophy. [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]

Patton, Lydia (2015) Methodological Realism and Modal Resourcefulness: Out of the Web and Into the Mine. [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]

Pitts, J. Brian (2015) Space-time Philosophy Reconstructed via Massive Nordström Scalar Gravities? Laws vs. Geometry, Conventionality, and Underdetermination. [Preprint]

Punin, Peter (2016) Group-theoretic Atemporality in Physics and its Boundaries (Another look at reversibility, irreversibility, and their philosophical implications). [Preprint]

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

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

Saatsi, Juha (2016) What is theoretical progress of science? [Preprint]

Samaroo, Ryan (2015) Friedman's Thesis. [Preprint]

Samuel, Schindler (2016) Theoretical Fertility McMullin-style. [Preprint]

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

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

Schindler, Samuel (2016) A theory of everything. Review of Richard Dawid: String theory and the scientific method. [Preprint]

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

Scorzato, Luigi (2015) Science and Illusions. [Preprint]

Scorzato, Luigi (2015) A simple model of scientific progress - with examples. [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]

Sznajderhaus, Nahuel (2016) On the Received Realist View of Quantum Mechanics. [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]

Weatherall, James Owen and Gilbert, Margaret (2015) Collective Belief, Kuhn, and the String Theory Community. [Preprint]

Conference or Workshop Item

Bradner, Alexandra (2009) On the Very Idea of a Style of Reasoning. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Carrier, Martin (2009) Underdetermination as an Epistemological Test Tube: Expounding Hidden Values of the Scientific Community. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Chen, Ruey-Lin and Hricko, Jonathon (2016) Experimental Individuation and Retail Arguments. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Doppelt, Gerald (2012) Does Structural Realism Provide the Best Explanation of the Predictive Success of Science? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Fahrbach, Ludwig (2009) How the Growth of Science Ended Theory Change. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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

Franklin, Allan (2008) Are the Laws of Physics Inevitable? In: UNSPECIFIED.

French, Steven (2009) Metaphysical Underdetermination: Why Worry? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Hadzidaki, Pandora (2009) Bohr's Atomic Model and Paraconsistent Logic. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Hagar, Amit (2007) Length Matters (I): The Einstein-Swann Correspondence and the Constructive Approach to STR. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Hoyningen-Huene, Paul (2009) Reconsidering the Miracle Argument on the Supposition of Transient Underdetermination. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Hricko, Jonathon (2016) How and How Not to Be Whiggish About 'Phlogiston'. 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.

Ladyman, James (2009) Structural Realism versus Standard Scientific Realism: The Case of Phlogiston and Dephlogisticated Air. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Leconte, Gauvain (2014) Predictive success, partial truth and skeptical realism. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Maxwell, Nicholas (2007) The Problem of Induction and Metaphysical Assumptions Concerning the Comprehensibility and Knowability of the Universe. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Psillos, Stathis (2009) Choosing the Realist Framework. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Psillos, Stathis (2015) Evidence: Wanted, alive or dead. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Rogier, De Langhe and Matthias, Greiff (2009) Standards and the distribution of cognitive labour. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Romeyn, Jan-Willem (2004) Theory Change and Bayesian Statistical Inference. In: UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Rosaler, Joshua (2016) Reduction as an A Posteriori Relation. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Ruphy, Stephanie (2010) From Hacking’s plurality of styles of scientific reasoning to « foliated » pluralism, a philosophically robust form of ontologico-methodological pluralism. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Schurz, Gerhard (2009) Structural Correspondence, Indirect Reference, and Partial Truth: Phlogiston Theory and Newtonian Mechanics. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Thorén, Henrik and Persson, Johannes (2011) Philosophy of Interdisciplinarity: Problem‐Feeding, Conceptual Drift, and Methodological Migration. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Van Dyck, Maarten (2008) Dynamics of Reason and the Kantian Project. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Vanderburgh, William L. (2004) The Methodological Value of Coincidences: Further Remarks on Dark Matter and the Astrophysical Warrant for General Relativity. In: UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

Votsis, Ioannis (2007) Making Contact with Observations. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Votsis, Ioannis (2009) Saving the Intuitions: Polylithic Reference. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Worrall, John (2009) Underdetermination, Realism and Empirical Equivalence. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Zenker, Frank and Gärdenfors, Peter (2014) Communication, Rationality, and Conceptual Changes in Scientific Theories. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Published Article or Volume

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

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

Barrett, Jeffrey A. (2014) Description and the Problem of Priors. [Published Article or Volume]

Barrett, Jeffrey A. (2014) On the Coevolution of Theory and Language and the Nature of Successful Inquiry. [Published Article or Volume]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Ivanova, Milena and Farr, Matt (2015) Conventional Principles in Science: On the Foundations and Development of the Relativized A Priori. [Published Article or Volume]

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

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

Miller, Michael (2015) The origins of Schwinger's Euclidean Green's functions. [Published Article or Volume]

Pashby, Thomas (2012) Dirac's Prediction of the Positron: A Case Study for the Current Realism Debate. [Published Article or Volume]

Patton, Lydia (2012) Experiment and Theory Building. [Published Article or Volume]

Patton, Lydia (2015) Incommensurability and the Bonfire of the Meta-Theories: Response to Mizrahi. [Published Article or Volume]

Roberts, Bryan W. (2010) Group Structural Realism. [Published Article or Volume]

Rosaler, Joshua (2015) "Formal" vs. "Empirical" Approaches to Quantum-Classical Reduction. [Published Article or Volume]

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

Räz, Tim and Sauer, Tilman (2015) Outline of a dynamical inferential conception of the application of mathematics. [Published Article or Volume]

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


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)

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