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Conference or Workshop Item

Brown, Matthew J. (2008) Inquiry, Evidence, and Experiment: The ``Experimenter's Regress'' Dissolved. In: [2008] 24th Regional Conference on the History and Philosophy of Science (Boulder, Oct. 10-12, 2008).

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).

Chang, Hasok (2004) A Case for Old-Fashioned Observability, and a Reconstructed Constructive Empiricism. In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (In Press)

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).

Curiel, Erik (2009) General Relativity Needs No Interpretation. In: [2008]: Visiting Fellows, Center for Philosophy of Science. (2008-2009, Pittsburgh).

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

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 Harker, David and Magnus, P. D. and Manchak, John and Norton, John and Pitts, J. Brian and Stanford, Kyle and Tulodziecki, Dana (2009) Synopsis and Discussion. Workshop: Underdetermination in Science 21-22 March, 2009. Center for Philosophy of Science. In: [2009] Underdetermination in Science (Pittsburgh, 21-22, March 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).

Hartmann, Bruno (2013) Physical Determination of the Action. In: [2013] Foundations of Physics 2013: The 17th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics (Munich; 29-31 July 2013).

Hey, Spencer Phillips (2014) Theory Testing and Implication in Clinical Trials. In: [2014] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 24th Biennial Mtg (Chicago, IL).

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).

Hricko, Jonathon (2013) Hypothetical Entities and Realistic Interpretation: The Case of the Muriatic Radical. In: [2013] PhiloSTEM-5: The Fifth Midwest Workshop in Philosophy of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (Fort Wayne, IN; 14-16 March 2013).

Israel-Jost, Vincent (2009) Data processing in observation. In: [2009] SPSP 2009: Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (Minnesota, June 18-20, 2009).

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).

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

Leonelli, Sabina (2008) On the Locality of Data and Claims about Phenomena. In: [2008] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 21st Biennial Mtg (Pittsburgh, PA) > PSA 2008 Contributed Papers.

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

Mattingly, James and Warwick, Walter (2006) Projectible Predicates in Analogue and Simulated Systems. In: [2006] Models and Simulations (Paris, 2006). (Unpublished)

Meketa, Irina (2012) THE FALSE DICHOTOMY BETWEEN EXPERIMENT AND OBSERVATION: THE CASE OF COMPARATIVE COGNITION. In: [2012] PSX3: Philosophy of Scientific Experimentation III (5-6 October 2012, Boulder).

Miyake, Teru (2010) Underdetermination in Geophysics. In: [2010] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 22nd Biennial Mtg (Montréal, QC) > PSA 2010 Contributed Papers.

Nelson, William (2013) Local and global definitions of time: Cosmology and quantum theory. In: [2013] Workshop on Cosmology and Time (State College, PA; 16-17 April 2013).

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

Schindler, Samuel (2007) Model, Theory, and Evidence in the Discovery of the DNA Structure. In: [2007] &HPS1: Integrated History and Philosophy of Science 1.

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).

Shandera, Sarah (2013) Response to `Local and global definitions of time: Cosmology and quantum theory'. In: [2013] Workshop on Cosmology and Time (State College, PA; 16-17 April 2013).

Soler, Léna (2009) Tacit Aspects of Experimental Practices: What Epistemological Consequences? In: [2009] SPSP 2009: Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (Minnesota, June 18-20, 2009).

Teller, Paul (2013) Measurement Accuracy Realism. In: [2013] Foundations of Physics 2013: The 17th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics (Munich; 29-31 July 2013).

Toon, Adam (2013) Empiricism for cyborgs. In: [2014] New Thinking about Scientific Realism (Cape Town, South Africa; 5-9 August 2014).

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 (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).

Other

Healey, Richard (2003) Change Without Change, and How to Observe it in General Relativity. UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

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

Mathen, Jolly (2005) On the Inherent Incompleteness of Scientific Theories. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Muller, F.A. (2003) The Deep Black Sea: Observability and Modality Afloat. UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

Randrup, Axel Abraham (2003) Idealist Philosophy: What is Real ? Conscious Experience Seen as Basic to All Ontology. An Overview. UNSPECIFIED.

Randrup, Axel, Abraham (2002) Science and Spirituality Relations Between Two Modes of Cognition: Rational-Scientific and Intuitive-SpiritualÃ. UNSPECIFIED.

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

Preprint

Alrøe, Hugo Fjelsted and Kristensen, Erik Steen (2002) Towards a systemic research methodology in agriculture: Rethinking the role of values in science. [Preprint]

Amaral, M. M. (2014) Some remarks on relational nature of gauge symmetry. [Preprint]

Benétreau-Dupin, Yann (2011) An Empiricist Criterion of Meaning. [Preprint]

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

Binder, Bernd (2003) Natural Nonlinear Quantum Units and Human Artificial Linear System of Units. [Preprint]

Bogen, James and Woodward, Jim (1993) Evading the IRS. [Preprint]

Bogen, Jim (2000) 'Two as Good as One Hundred'--Poorly Replicated Evidence is Some 19th Century Neuroscientific Research. [Preprint]

Bostrom, Nick (2002) Self-Locating Belief in Big Worlds: Cosmology’s Missing Link to Observation. [Preprint]

Curiel, Erik (2014) On the Existence of Spacetime Structure. [Preprint]

Dawid, Richard (2013) Higgs Discovery and the Look Elsewhere Effect. [Preprint]

Dawid, Richard (2014) Higgs Discovery and the Look Elsewhere Effect. [Preprint]

Dawid, Richard (2008) ON THE CONFLICTING ASSESSMENTS OF THE CURRENT STATUS OF STRING THEORY. [Preprint]

Dawid, Richard and Hartmann, Stephan and Sprenger, Jan (2012) The No Alternatives Argument. [Preprint]

Dawid, Richard and Hartmann, Stephan and Sprenger, Jan (2013) The No Alternatives Argument. [Preprint]

Ducheyne, Steffen (2007) The General Scholium: Some Notes on Newton's Published and Unpublished Endeavours. [Preprint]

Ducheyne, Steffen (2005) Mathematical Models in Newton’s Principia: A New View of the “Newtonian Style”. [Preprint]

Ducheyne, Steffen (2010) Testing Universal Gravitation in the Laboratory, or the Significance of Research on the mean Density of the Earth and Big G, 1798-1898: Changing Pursuits and long-term methodological-experimental Continuity. [Preprint]

Elliott, Kevin (2008) Varieties of Exploratory Experimentation in Nanotoxicology. [Preprint]

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

Gandenberger, Gregory (2009) Producing a Robust Body of Data with a Single Technique. [Preprint]

Gao, Shan (2011) An exceptionally simple argument against the many-worlds interpretation. [Preprint]

Gao, Shan (2011) An exceptionally simple argument against the many-worlds interpretation. [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]

Giovanelli, Marco (2013) Collision of Traditions. The Emergence of Logical Empiricism Between the Riemannian and Helmholtzian Traditions. [Preprint]

Giulini, Domenico (2013) Does cosmological expansion affect local physics? [Preprint]

Gomori, Marton and Szabo, Laszlo E. (2011) Is the relativity principle consistent with classical electrodynamics? Towards a logico-empiricist reconstruction of a physical theory. [Preprint]

Gomori, Marton and Szabo, Laszlo E. (2009) Is the relativity principle consistent with electrodynamics? Towards a logico-empiricist reconstruction of a physical theory. [Preprint]

Gomori, Marton and Szabo, Laszlo E. (2009) Is the relativity principle consistent with electrodynamics? Towards a logico-empiricist reconstruction of a physical theory. [Preprint]

Healey, Richard A. (2013) Observation and Quantum Objectivity. [Preprint]

Holster, Andrew (2004) Time Flow Physics: Introduction to a unified theory based on time flow. [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]

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 (2014) Carnap on Empirical Significance. [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 I: Three Empiricist Challenges. [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 Likelihoodism and Intelligent Design. [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 (2013) The Semantics of Scientific Theories. [Preprint]

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

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

Maxwell, Nicholas (2013) Three Criticisms of Newton's Inductive Argument in the Principia. [Preprint]

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

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

Mizrahi, Moti (2014) Constructive Empiricism: Normative or Descriptive? [Preprint]

Muller, F.A. (2009) The Insidiously Enchanted Forest. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2003) A Little Survey of Induction. [Preprint]

Norton, John D. (2003) Must Evidence Underdetermine Theory? [Preprint]

O'Malley, Maureen (2008) Exploratory experimentation and scientific practice: Metagenomics and the proteorhodopsin case. [Preprint]

Perovic, Slobodan (2011) Theory-Ladenness of Observation in the Experimental Context. [Preprint]

Piccinini, Gualtiero (2001) Mind Gauging: Introspection as a Public Epistemic Resource. [Preprint]

Primas, Hans and Esfeld, Michael (1997) A Critical Review of Wigner's Work on the Conceptual Foundations of Quantum Theory. [Preprint]

Randrup, Axel (2004) Cognition and Biological Evolution An Idealist Approach resolves a Fundamental Paradox. [Preprint] (Unpublished)

Rickles, Dean (2010) Mirror Symmetry and Other Miracles in Superstring Theory. [Preprint]

Schindler, Samuel (2009) Bogen and Woodward’s data-phenomena distinction, forms of theory-ladenness, and the reliability of data. [Preprint]

Schindler, Samuel (2007) The Heuristic Account and the Periodic Table. [Preprint]

Schindler, Samuel (2008) How to Discern a Physical Effect from Background Noise: The Discovery of Weak Neutral Currents. [Preprint]

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

Schindler, Samuel (2012) Theory-laden experimentation. [Preprint]

Stein, Howard (2014) On Metaphysics and Method in Newton. [Preprint]

Sterrett, Susan G. (2001) Physical Models and Fundamental Laws: Using One Piece of the World to Tell About Another (Pavia MBR'01 version). [Preprint]

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

Suarez, Mauricio (2010) Fictions, Inference, and Realism. [Preprint]

Suárez, Mauricio (2014) A Critique of Empiricist Propensity Theories. [Preprint]

Suárez, Mauricio (2013) Fictions, Conditionals, and Stellar Astrophysics. [Preprint]

Suárez, Mauricio (2009) Fictions, Inference, and Realism. [Preprint]

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

Szabo, Laszlo E. (2010) Empirical Foundation of Space and Time. [Preprint]

Szabo, Laszlo E. (2010) Lorentzian theories vs. Einsteinian special relativity - a logico-empiricist reconstruction. [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]

Waters, C. Kenneth (2007) The Nature and Context of Exploratory Experimentation: An Introduction to Three Case Studies of Exploratory Research. [Preprint]

Wilkins, John S. (2009) Species are not theoretical objects, or, On what there is in biology. [Preprint]

van Dongen, Jeroen (2007) Emil Rupp, Albert Einstein and the canal ray experiments on wave-particle duality: Scientific fraud and theoretical bias. [Preprint]

van Dongen, Jeroen (2007) The interpretation of the Einstein-Rupp experiments and their influence on the history of quantum mechanics. [Preprint]

Published Article

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

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

Butterfield, Jeremy (2013) On Under-determination in Cosmology. [Published Article]

Giovanelli, Marco (2012) Erich Kretschmann as a Proto-Logical-Empiricist: Adventures and Misadventures of the Point-Coincidence Argument. [Published Article]

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

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

Szabo, Laszlo E. (2010) Lorentzian theories vs. Einsteinian special relativity - a logico-empiricist reconstruction. [Published Article]

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

Van Dyck, Maarten (2009) On the epistemological foundations of the law of the lever. [Published Article]

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