About the Journal

Established in 1952 by Miguel Sánchez-Mazas, THEORIA 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 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 has signed the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA). 


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Editorial Board | CALIJ

Open access issues (2003-)


POIESIS (1985-) | JSTOR (1952)






Current Issue

Published: 31-05-2021


Guest editor’s presentation

Valeriano Iranzo
Abstract 103 | PDF Downloads 34 XML Downloads 4

Mechanisms, good and bad

Harold Kincaid
Abstract 174 | PDF Downloads 76 XML Downloads 4

The feasibility and malleability of EBM+

Jon Williamson
Abstract 247 | PDF Downloads 148 XML Downloads 1

Assessing the role of evidence of mechanisms in causal extrapolation

Saúl Pérez-González, Valeriano Iranzo
Abstract 288 | PDF Downloads 112 XML Downloads 1


No matter who: What makes one a relativist?

Eduardo Pérez-Navarro
Abstract 233 | PDF Downloads 86 XML Downloads 4

Defending the motivational theory of desire

David Pineda-Oliva
Abstract 167 | PDF Downloads 75 XML Downloads 1

Newton's experimental proofs

Timm Lampert
Abstract 191 | PDF Downloads 71 XML Downloads 1


Adolfo García de la Sienra. 2019. A Structuralist Theory of Economics

David Teira
Abstract 106 | PDF Downloads 37 XML Downloads 2

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