About the Journal

Established in 1952 by Miguel Sánchez-Mazas, THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science publishes original papers in analytic philosophy (especially in the philosophy of language, mind, logic and mathematics), history and philosophy of science, and social studies of science.

It is regularly indexed in the following databasesArts & Humanities Citation Index®, ISI Alerting Services, SCOPUS, Scimago, Current Contents®/Arts & Humanities, DOAJ, Bulletin Signaletique 519, ICYT, ISOC, MathSci,Mathematical Reviews, Current Mathematical Publications, Philosopher's Index, Philpapers, Repertoire bibliographique de la Philosophie. It also features prominently in national databases such as DICE and MIAR.

THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science is a non-profit editorial venture. It is published by the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU Press) under a Creative Commons Licence. It is part of the Open Journal System (OJS) and all its papers (from 2003 onwards) are freely available on-line. Mirrors: Phil-Sci Archive, Dialnet, Redib. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science has signed the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA). 


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Table of contents ALERTS

Editorial Board | CALIJ

Open access issues (2003-)


POIESIS (1985-) | JSTOR (1952)






Current Issue

Published: 25-04-2022


Editors' introduction

Marc Artiga, Javier González de Prado
Abstract 136 | PDF Downloads 96 XML Downloads 35

Flagpoles anyone? Causal and explanatory asymmetries

James Woodward
Abstract 424 | PDF Downloads 477 XML Downloads 30

On the unity between observational and experimental causal discovery

Jiji Zhang
Abstract 293 | PDF Downloads 358 XML Downloads 31

Computational causal discovery: Advantages and assumptions

Kun Zhang
Abstract 221 | PDF Downloads 125 XML Downloads 31

The fate of causal structure under time reversal

Porter Williams
Abstract 147 | PDF Downloads 82 XML Downloads 29

Bi-directionality and time in causal relationships

Fernanda Samaniego
Abstract 120 | PDF Downloads 103 XML Downloads 33


James Woodward
Abstract 99 | PDF Downloads 80 XML Downloads 31

Online ISSN: 2171-679X  |  Print ISSN: 0495-4548