Curriculum Vitae

Publications

Monograph: Rock, Bone & Ruin: an optimist's guide to the historical sciences (introductory chapter), MIT University Press. Forthcoming.

In Defence of Story-telling, Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science. Forthcoming. (with Kim Sterelny)
Accelerating the Carbon Cycle: the ethics of enhanced weathering, Biology Letters. Forthcoming. (with Holly Lawford-Smith)
Gouldian Arguments & The Sources of Contingency, Biology & Philosophy. Forthcoming. (with Alison McConwell)
Not Music, Musics, Estika. Forthcoming. (with Anton Killin)
Introduction: Scientific Knowledge of the Deep Past. 2016, Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science A. (with Derek Turner)
The Mystery of the Triceratops's Mother: How to be a realist about the species category. 2016, Erkenntnis.
Ethnographic Analogy, the Comparative Method & Archaeological Special Pleading. 2016, Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science A.
Musical Pluralism & the Science of Music. 2016, European Journal for Philosophy of Science (with Anton Killin)
Hot Blooded Gluttons: Dependency, Coherency & Method in the Historical Sciences 2016, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
Caricatures, Myths & White Lies 2015, Metaphilosophy (with Kirsten Walsh)
Marsupial Lions & Methodological Omnivory 2015, Biology & Philosophy
Philosophy of Science & the Curse of the Case Study. 2015, The Palgrave Handbook of Philosophical Methods (Daly ed). (email me for information).               
Convergence as Evidence.  2013, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science

Review Articles

Review of Melinda Fagan's Philosophy of Stem Cell Biology 2014, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
Convergence, Contingency & Morphospace 2012, Biology & Philosophy
Reports from the High Table. 2011, Biology & Philosophy

Other Things

Extinct, the philosophy of paleontology blog
Article in Aeon
Interview at the APA Blog
Editor of the philpapers archaeology category.
What drives philosophical progress? blog post, with Kirsten Walsh