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  1. Boaz Miller (forthcoming). Catching the WAVE: The Weight-Adjusting Account of Values and Evidence. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
    It is commonly argued that values “fill the logical gap” of underdetermination of theory by evidence, namely, values affect our choice between two or more theories that fit the same evidence. The underdetermination model, however, does not exhaust the roles values play in evidential reasoning. I introduce WAVE – a novel account of the logical relations between values and evidence. WAVE states that values influence evidential reasoning by adjusting evidential weights. I argue that the weight-adjusting role of values is distinct (...)
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  2. Darrell P. Rowbottom (forthcoming). Scientific Progress Without Increasing Verisimilitude: In Response to Niiniluoto. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
    First, I argue that scientific progress is possible in the absence of increasing verisimilitude in science’s theories. Second, I argue that increasing theoretical verisimilitude is not the central, or primary, dimension of scientific progress. Third, I defend my previous argument that unjustified changes in scientific belief may be progressive. Fourth, I illustrate how false beliefs can promote scientific progress in ways that cannot be explicated by appeal to verisimilitude.
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  3. Fred Ablondi (forthcoming). Introduction: Galileo and Early Modern Philosophy. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
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  4. Emily Baum (forthcoming). Essay Review. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
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  5. Geoffrey Belknap (forthcoming). William Henry Fox Talbot. Beyond Photography: A Review. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
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  6. Vincenzo Crupi & Katya Tentori (forthcoming). State of the Field: Measuring Information and Confirmation. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
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  7. Melinda Bonnie Fagan (forthcoming). Collaborative Explanation and Biological Mechanisms. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
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  8. John Henry (forthcoming). Newton and Action at a Distance Between Bodies—A Response to Andrew Janiak's “Three Concepts of Causation in Newton”. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
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  9. Ursula Klein (forthcoming). A Revolution That Never Happened. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
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  10. Antonia LoLordo (forthcoming). Copernicus, Epicurus, Galileo, and Gassendi. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
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  11. Tad M. Schmaltz (forthcoming). Galileo and Descartes on Copernicanism and the Cause of the Tides. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
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  12. David Trippett (forthcoming). Sensations of Listening in Helmholtz's Laboratory. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
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  13. Andrea I. Woody (forthcoming). Re-Orienting Discussions of Scientific Explanation: A Functional Perspective. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A.
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