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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Editorial Board | CALIJ

Open access issues (2003-)


POIESIS (1985-) | JSTOR (1952)






Current Issue

Published: 30-06-2022


Explanation, persistence, and location

Giuliano Torrengo, Valerio Buonomo
Abstract 478 | PDF Downloads 399 XML Downloads 178

Page 137-148

Perceptual science and the nature of perception

Alessandra Buccella
Abstract 443 | PDF Downloads 364 XML Downloads 175

Page 149-162

Duchenne smiles are actions not mere happenings: lessons from the debate on expressive action

Marta Cabrera
Abstract 444 | PDF Downloads 341 XML Downloads 163

Page 163-179

Inductive risk: does it really refute value-freedom?

Markus Dressel
Abstract 488 | PDF Downloads 355 XML Downloads 167

Page 181-207

Towards a Pricean foundation for cultural evolutionary theory

Lorenzo Baravalle, Victor J. Luque
Abstract 572 | PDF Downloads 823 XML Downloads 169

Page 209-231

Darwinian functional biology

Santiago Ginnobili
Abstract 469 | PDF Downloads 346 XML Downloads 176

Page 233-255


Mario Gómez-Torrente. 2020. Roads to Reference. Oxford: Oxford University Press

Scott Soames
Abstract 408 | PDF Downloads 318 XML Downloads 172

Page 265-267

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