Welcome to the Editorial pages of the journal Philosophy of Science, the official journal of the Philosophy of Science Association.
Since its inception in 1934, Philosophy of Science, along with its sponsoring society, the Philosophy of Science Association, has been dedicated to the furthering of studies and free discussion from diverse standpoints in the philosophy of science.
Philosophy of Science is published five times per year. The four regular issues are dated January, April, July, and October of each year. The December issue contains the PSA conference Proceedings.
Vol. 82, No. 1, January 2015 (Read Online)
A Pragmatist Theory of Evidence(pp. 341-362)
Explanation and the Evolutionary First Law(s)(pp. 363-382)
Devin Y. Gouvêa
A Novel Solution to the Problem of Old Evidence(pp. 383-401)
Jason McKenzie Alexander, Johannes Himmelreich, and Christopher Thompson
The Epistemic Division of Labor Revisited(pp. 454-472)
Theoretical Health and Medical Practice(pp. 491-508)
Epidemiological Explanations(pp. 509-519)
Philosophy of Epidemiology by Alex Broadbent
Review by: Olaf Dammann
Discovery and Classification in Astronomy—Controversy and Consensus by Steven J. Dick
Review by: Sindhuja Bhakthavatsalam
Philosophy and the Precautionary Principle: Science, Evidence, and Environmental Policy by Daniel Steel
Review by: Kevin Elliott