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 476 | PDF Downloads 398 XML Downloads 177

Page 137-148

Perceptual science and the nature of perception

Alessandra Buccella
Abstract 441 | PDF Downloads 362 XML Downloads 174

Page 149-162

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

Marta Cabrera
Abstract 442 | PDF Downloads 339 XML Downloads 162

Page 163-179

Inductive risk: does it really refute value-freedom?

Markus Dressel
Abstract 486 | PDF Downloads 352 XML Downloads 166

Page 181-207

Towards a Pricean foundation for cultural evolutionary theory

Lorenzo Baravalle, Victor J. Luque
Abstract 570 | PDF Downloads 822 XML Downloads 168

Page 209-231

Darwinian functional biology

Santiago Ginnobili
Abstract 467 | PDF Downloads 345 XML Downloads 175

Page 233-255


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

Scott Soames
Abstract 406 | PDF Downloads 316 XML Downloads 171

Page 265-267

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