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I argue that there is a tension between the claim that at least some kinds in the special sciences are multiply realized and the… Expand The issue of downward causation (and mental causation in particular), and the exclusion problem is discussed by taking into… Expand Abell, Felin and Foss argue that “macro-explanations” in strategic management, explanations in which organizational routines… Expand This paper concentrates on some aspects of the history of the analytic-synthetic distinction from Kant to Bolzano and Frege. This… Expand The paper sets out a new strategy for theory reduction by means of functional sub‐types. This strategy is intended to get around… Expand A typical thesis of positivistic philosophy of science is that all true theories in the special sciences should reduce to… Expand The notion of levels has been widely used in discussions of cognitive science, especially in discussions of the relation of… Expand This paper describes an alternative to the common view that explanation in the special sciences involves subsumption under laws… Expand I do not believe there are any "special sciences" in Fodor's sense. I think that there is a large group of sciences I will call… Expand THE object of the pamphlets in the Series “Looking Forward”, issued by the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is to… Expand