Publications

Project Publications:

(In Progress) M. Suárez, Chance and Statistics, monograph.

(To be Submitted) M. Suárez, “Propensities and Statistical Modeling”.

(Submitted), M. Suárez “Propensities, Probabilities, and Experimental Statistics”.

(Submitted), M. Suárez “The Chances of Propensities”.

(Forthcoming) M. Suárez “Philosophy of Probability” Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems, UNESCO, History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, Vol. 1. Dordrecht: Springer (15,000 words).

(2015e) F. Pero and M. Suárez “Varieties of Misrepresentation and Homomorphism”, European Journal for Philosophy of Science, forthcoming. (DOI: 10.1007/s11229-015-0741-1).

(2015d) M. Suárez “Bohmian Dispositions”, Synthese, 192 (10), pp. 3203-3228. (DOI: 10.1007/s11229-015-0741-1).

(2015c) M. Suárez “Representation in Science” in P. Humphreys, Ed., Oxford Handbook of the Philosophy of Science, Oxford University Press, forthcoming.

(2015b) M. Suárez “Scientific Representation, Denotation, and Fictional Entities”, in Recent Developments in the Philosophy of Science: EPSA13 Helsinki (U. Maki et al., Eds.), Dordrecht: Springer, pp. 331-341.

(2015a) M. Suárez “Deflationary Representation, Inference, and Practice”, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, 49, pp. 36-47.

(2014d) M. Suárez “A Critique of Empiricist Propensity Theories”, European Journal for Philosophy of Science, 4 (2), pp. 215-231 (DOI: 10.1007/s13194-014-0083-8).

(2014c) M. Suárez “The Contextual Character of Causal Evidence”, Topoi, 33 (2), pp. 397-406 (DOI: 10.1007/s11245-013-9173-z).

(2014b) I. San Pedro and M. Suárez, “Indeterminismo e Inferencia Causal” (“Indeterminism and Causal Inference”), Teorema, vol. XXXIII/I, pp. 95-109.

(2014a) M. Suárez, “Scientific Representation”, Oxford Bibliographies Online, January 2014 http://www.oxfordbibliographies.com/view/document/obo-9780195396577/obo-9780195396577-0219.xml (http://www.oxfordbibliographies.com/).

 

Earlier Relevant Publications (solely by the IP except when jointly authored as mentioned):

Edited Books and Special Issues:

  • The Dynamics of Reason Reconsidered: Essays in Honor of Michael Friedman, special issue of Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, co-edited with Thomas Uebel, 2012.
  • Probabilities, Causes and Propensities in Physics, Synthese Library, vol. 347, Dordrecht: Springer, 2011.
  • EPSA Launch of the European Philosophy of Science Association, Vol I: Epistemology and Methodology of Science,  co-edited with Mauro Dorato and Miklós Rédei, Dordrecht: Springer, 2010.
  • EPSA Launch of European Philosophy of Science Association, Vol. II: Philosophical Issues in the Sciences, co-edited with Mauro Dorato and Miklós Rédei, Dordrecht: Springer, 2010.
  • Fictions in Science: Philosophical Essays on Modeling and Idealisation, London: Routledge, 2009.
  • Dispositions, Causes and Propensities in Science, special issue of Theoria, vol. 19 no. 3, pp. 271-300, co-edited with Alexander Bird, 2004.

Articles and Book Chapters:

  • (2013c) “Fictions, Conditionals and Stellar Astrophysics”, International Studies in the Philosophy of Science, 27 (3), October 2013, pp. 235-252.
  • (2013b) “Interventions and Causality in Quantum Mechanics”, Erkenntnis, 78 (2), pp. 199-213.
  • (2013a) “Propensities and Pragmatism”, The Journal of Philosophy, Volume CX (2), pp. 61-92.
  • (2012c) “Contextos de Descubrimiento Causal” (“Contexts of Causal Discovery”), Revista de Filosofia, vol. 37, 1, pp. 27-36
  • (2012b) “Science, Philosophy, and the A Priori”, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, vol. 43, 1, pp. 1-6.
  • (2011b) “Four Theses on Probabilities, Causes, Propensities” in M. Suárez (Ed.), Probabilities, Causes and Propensities in Physics, Springer, pp. 1-41.
  • (2011a) “Causal Markov, Robustness and Quantum Correlations” (with Iñaki San Pedro) in M. Suárez (Ed.), Probabilities, Causes and Propensities in Physics, Springer, pp. 173-193.
  • (2010a) “Scientific Representation”, Philosophy Compass, 5, 1, pp. 91-101.
  • (2009e) “The Many Metaphysics within Physics”, Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 40, pp. 273-76
  • (2009c) “The Principle of Common Cause and Indeterminism: A Review” (with Iñaki San Pedro), in J. L. González Recio (Ed.), Philosophical Essays on Physics and Biology, pp. 223-250.
  • (2009b) “Scientific Fictions as Rules of Inference”, in Fictions in Science: Philosophical Essays on Modeling and Idealization, Routledge, pp. 158-198.
  • (2009a) “Fictions in Scientific Practice”, in Fictions in Science: Philosophical Essays on Modeling and Idealisation, Routledge, pp. 1-15.
  • (2008c) “Harré Needs no Realism”, in Léna Soler, Howard Sankey and Paul Hoyningen-Huene (Eds.), Rethinking Scientific Change and Theory Comparison: Stabilities, Ruptures, Inconmensurabilities, Springer, pp. 239-243.
  • (2008b) “Experimental Realism Reconsidered: How Inference to the Most Likely Cause Might Be Sound”, in Stephan Hartmann, Carl Hoefer and Luc Bovens (Eds.), Nancy Cartwright’s Philosophy of Science, Routledge, pp. 137-163
  • (2008a) “Theories: Tools versus Models” (with Nancy Cartwright), Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 39, pp. 62-81.
  • (2007b) “Quantum Propensities”, Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics, 38, pp. 418-438.
  • (2007a) “Causal Inference in Quantum Mechanics: A Reassessment”, in Federica Russo and Jon Williamson (Eds.), Causality and Probability in the Sciences, Texts in Philosophy Series, College publications, London, pp. 65-106.
  • (2006) “On the Analogy Between Cognitive Representation and Truth” (with A. Solé), Theoria, 55, pp. 39-48.
  • (2005c) “Procesos Causales, Realismo y Mecánica Cuántica”, in J. Díez and C. Hoefer (Eds.), Causalidad  y Explicación: Homenaje a Wesley Salmon, special issue of Enrahonar, 37, pp. 141-168, Autonomous University of Barcelona Press. (A Spanish version of (2004d) in part).
  • (2005a) “The Semantic View, Empirical Adequacy and Application”, Crítica, vol. 37, No. 109, pp. 29-63.
  • (2004f) “An Inferential Conception of Scientific Representation”, Philosophy of Science, 71, 5, pp. 767-779.
  • (2004e) “Introduction”, in Dispositions, Causes and Propensities in Science, M. Suárez and A. Bird (eds.), special issue of Theoria, 19, no.3, pp. 257-58.
  • (2004d) “Causal Processes and Propensities in Quantum Mechanics”, in Dispositions, Causes and Propensities in Science, M. Suárez and A. Bird (Eds.), Theoria, 19, no. 3, pp. 271-300.
  • (2004c) “Propensiones y Selecciones Cuánticas: El Experimento de las Dos Rendijas”, in Hipótesis y Verdad en Ciencia: Ensayos sobre la Filosofía de Karl Popper, Universidad Complutense de Madrid. (Most of this article is a reprint in Spanish of part of 2004b).
  • (2004b) “On Quantum Propensities: Two Arguments Revisited”, Erkenntnis, 61, 1, pp. 1-16.
  • (2004a) “Quantum Selections, Propensities and the Problem of Measurement”, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 55, 2, pp. 219-255.