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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Open access issues (2003-)


POIESIS (1985-) | JSTOR (1952)






Current Issue

Published: 31-05-2021


Guest editor’s presentation

Valeriano Iranzo
Abstract 145 | PDF Downloads 88 XML Downloads 32

Mechanisms, good and bad

Harold Kincaid
Abstract 243 | PDF Downloads 150 XML Downloads 37

The feasibility and malleability of EBM+

Jon Williamson
Abstract 292 | PDF Downloads 208 XML Downloads 29

Assessing the role of evidence of mechanisms in causal extrapolation

Saúl Pérez-González, Valeriano Iranzo
Abstract 330 | PDF Downloads 162 XML Downloads 31


No matter who: What makes one a relativist?

Eduardo Pérez-Navarro
Abstract 306 | PDF Downloads 158 XML Downloads 40

Defending the motivational theory of desire

David Pineda-Oliva
Abstract 222 | PDF Downloads 136 XML Downloads 32

Newton's experimental proofs

Timm Lampert
Abstract 233 | PDF Downloads 109 XML Downloads 27


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

David Teira
Abstract 166 | PDF Downloads 87 XML Downloads 29

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