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 104 | PDF Downloads 34 XML Downloads 4

Mechanisms, good and bad

Harold Kincaid
Abstract 178 | PDF Downloads 83 XML Downloads 6

The feasibility and malleability of EBM+

Jon Williamson
Abstract 247 | PDF Downloads 154 XML Downloads 1

Assessing the role of evidence of mechanisms in causal extrapolation

Saúl Pérez-González, Valeriano Iranzo
Abstract 290 | PDF Downloads 113 XML Downloads 1


No matter who: What makes one a relativist?

Eduardo Pérez-Navarro
Abstract 238 | PDF Downloads 88 XML Downloads 4

Defending the motivational theory of desire

David Pineda-Oliva
Abstract 168 | PDF Downloads 77 XML Downloads 1

Newton's experimental proofs

Timm Lampert
Abstract 194 | PDF Downloads 73 XML Downloads 2


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