Research

JOURNAL ARTICLES (in English)

"Reactionary Responses to the Bad Lot Objection"
forthcoming, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science.

"Realism and the Absence of Rivals"
forthcoming, Synthese. DOI: 10.1007/s11229-016-1059-3.
Link to article -- penultimate draft.

“Understanding without Justification or Belief”
forthcoming, Ratio. DOI: 10.1111/rati.12134.
Link to article -- penultimate draft.

“Reconstructed Empiricism”
forthcoming, Acta Analytica. DOI: 10.1007/s12136-016-0289-9.
Link to article -- penultimate draft.

"Certainty and Explanation in Descartes' Philosophy of Science"
forthcoming, HOPOS: Journal of the International Society for History of Philosophy of Science.
Penultimate draft.

“Scientific Progress: Knowledge versus Understanding”
2016, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science 56: 72-83.
Link to article -- penultimate draft.

"There May Yet Be Non-Causal Explanations (of Particular Events)"
2016, Journal for General Philosophy of Science 47: 377–384.
Link to article -- penultimate draft.

“Explanatory Rivals and the Ultimate Argument”
2016, Theoria 82: 217-237.
Link to article -- penultimate draft.


JOURNAL ARTICLES (in Icelandic)

"Hlutdrægni í vísindum: Vanákvörðun, tilleiðsluáhætta og tilurð kenninga"
English title: "Biased Science: Underdetermination, Inductive Risk, and Discovery"
forthcoming, Ritið: Journal of the Icelandic Centre of Research in the Humanities.

"Frá skoðunum til trúnaðar og aftur til baka: Yifrlit um bayesíska þekkingarfræði"
English title: "From Belief to Credence and Back Again: An Overview of Bayesian Epistemology"
forthcoming, Hugur -- tímarit um heimspeki.

"Gagnrýnin og vísindaleg hugsun"
English title: "Scientific versus Critical Thinking"
forthcoming, Skírnir -- tímarit hins íslenska bókmenntafélags.

“Tvö viðhorf til vísindalegrar þekkingar – eða eitt?”
English title: “Reconciling two Approaches to the Epistemology of Science”
2015, Ritið – Journal of the Icelandic Centre of Research in the Humanities 15: 135-155.
English abstract -- Icelandic text.


BOOK REVIEWS

Review of The Epistemic Significance of Disagreement, by Jonathan Matheson
forthcoming, The Philosophical Quarterly.

Review of Reason and Explanation: A Defense of Explanatory Coherentism, by Ted Poston
forthcoming, Dialectica.

Frelsi, hamingja, femínismi: Review of Hugsað með Mill
2008, Hugur -- tímarit um heimspeki, vol. 20.


ENCYCLOPEDIA ENTRIES (at Vísindavefurinn)

Hvaða rök eru fyrir efahyggju?
2016, encyclopedia entry on the epistemological problem of skepticism at Vísindavefurinn.

Hver er rakhnífur Ockhams og hvernig beita vísindamenn honum?
2016, encyclopedia entry on Ockham’s razor at Vísindavefurinn.

Hver er munurinn á vísindalegri kenningu og viðurkenndri vísindalegri staðreynd?
2016,  encyclopedia entry on scientific facts and theories at Vísindavefurinn.

Hvaða skilyrði þurfa að vera fyrir hendi til þess að eitthvað geti talist vísindalega sannað?
2016,  encyclopedia entry on “scientific proof” at Vísindavefurinn.

Hvað er vísindaleg aðferðafræði?
2016, encyclopedia entry on scientific methodology at Vísindavefurinn.

Hver er munurinn á kenningu og lögmáli?
2016, encyclopedia entry on laws of nature at Vísindavefurinn.

Er hægt að brjóta náttúrulögmál?
2016, encyclopedia entry on violating laws of nature at Vísindavefurinn.

Eru lögmál alls staðar í heiminum?
2016, encyclopedia entry on the generality of laws of nature at Vísindavefurinn.

Hvað eru vísindi? (with Jón Ólafsson)
2016, encyclopedia entry on the nature of science at Vísindavefurinn.

Eru stærðfræði raunvísindi eða hugvísindi?
2016, encyclopedia entry on the disciplinary classification of mathematics at Vísindavefurinn.

Hver var Bertrand Russell og hvert var framlag hans til fræða og vísinda?
2014, encyclopedia entry on the work of Bertrand Russell at Vísindavefurinn.

Hvað er einfeldingsleg hluthyggja?
2014, encyclopedia entry on naive realism at Vísindavefurinn.



WORK UNDER REVIEW, OTHER PUBLICATIONS, ETC.


For a full list of publications, work under review, presentations, etc., see my CV at the bottom of the page.


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Finnur Dellsén,
Jan 3, 2017, 2:11 PM