Papers

Most of these are not final drafts. Please do not quote the unpublished version without permission (or else see the published version, if there is one).

"Securing the Empirical Value of Measurement Results." Forthcoming in British Journal for the Philosophy of Science.

"Decisions, Decisions: Inductive Risk and the Higgs Boson." In Kevin Elliott and Ted Richards (eds.), Exporing Inductive Risk. Oxford University Press, 2017.

"Pragmatic Warrant for Frequentist Statistical Practice: The Case of High Energy Physics." Synthese published online 2016. DOI 10.1007/s11229-016-1111- 3.

"Experimental Knowledge in the Face of Theoretical Error." In Marcel Boumans, Giora Hon, and Arthur Petersen (eds.), Error and Uncertainty in Scientific Practice. Pickering and Chatto, 2014, 39-55.

"Dirac's 'fine-tuning problem': A constructive use of anachronism?" Perspectives on Science (Special &HPS3 Issue), 20 (2012), 476-503.

"Strategies for Securing Evidence through Model Criticism." European Journal for Philosophy of Science 2 (2012), 21-43.

"Internalist and Externalist Aspects of Justification in Scientific Inquiry" (with Aaron Cobb). Synthese 182 (2011), 475-492.

"Comments on William Harper's 'Isaac Newton's Scientific Method'." The Modern Schoolman (Special Issue: Experimental and Theoretical Knowledge) 87 (2011), 303-313.

"Evidence and Justification." In Greg Morgan (ed.), Philosophy of Science Matters: The Philosophy of Peter Achinstein. Oxford University Press, 2011, pp. 216-230.

"Evidence and Justification in Groups with Conflicting Background Beliefs." Episteme 7 (2010), 232-247.

"Error-Statistical Elimination of Alternative Hypotheses." Synthese 163 (2008), 397-408.

"The CDF Collaboration and Argumentation Theory: The Role of Process in Objective Knowledge" (with Bill Rehg). Perspectives on Science 16 (2008), 1-25.

"Evidential Collaborations: Epistemic and Pragmatic Considerations in 'Group Belief'." Social Epistemology 21, (2007), 321-34.

"Agency and Objectivity in the Search for the Top Quark." In Peter Achinstein (ed.), Scientific Evidence: Philosophical Theories and Applications. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005, pp. 165-184.

"Robust Evidence and Secure Evidence Claims." Philosophy of Science 71 (2004), 467-488.

"What Experiment Did We Just Do? Counterfactual Error Statistics and Uncertainties about the Reference Class." Philosophy of Science 69 (2002), 279-299.

"Lost Origins of the Third Generation of Quarks: Theory, Philosophy, and Experiment." Physics in Perspective 3 (2001), 210-229.

"Golden Events and Statistics: What's Wrong with Galison's Image/Logic Distinction?" Perspectives on Science 7 (1999), 196-230.

"Logic, Liberty, and Anarchy: Mill and Feyerabend on Scientific Method." The Social Science Journal 36 (1999), 603-614.

"Novelty, Severity, and History in the Testing of Hypotheses: The Case of the Top Quark." Philosophy of Science 63 (Proceedings) (1996), S248-S255. (requires access to JSTOR)