Chemistry and Philosophy

Items posted:

 

·        “Should the Historical Star-System in Chemical Education be Replaced?” Invited review of Eric Scerri (2016) A Tale of Seven Scientists and a New Philosophy of Science. Oxford University Press, New York, NY. Science & Education (2017) 26:1075-1078. DOI 10.1007/s11191-017-9933-z.

·        “How Properties Hold Together in Substances” in Essays in Philosophy of Chemistry, edited by Eric Scerri and Grant Fisher: Oxford: Oxford University Press, (2016) pages 199-233.

·        <<Trois concepts de clôture chimique et leur signification épistémologique>> dans La chimie, cette inconnue? Jean-Pierre Llored, ed. (Dans la presse, a paraître aux Editions HERMANN: Paris, ~2018).

·        Pragmatism and the Philosophy of Chemistry” in Philosophy of Chemistry: Growth of a New Discipline, Eric Scerri and Lee McIntyre, eds. (Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science, volume 306), New York: Springer, 2015 (ISBN 978-94-017-936306), pages 73-90.

·        " Life in the Interstices: Systems Biology and Process Thought" in Spyridonon Koutrofinis, ed, Biology and Process Philosophy, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 2014 (volume 26 in Process Thought, Nicholas Rescher, Johanna Seibt and Michel Weber, eds), ISBN: 978-3-11-034326-7, pages 157-170.

·         Three Concepts of Chemical Closure and their Epistemological Significance,” in Epistemology of Chemistry: roots, methods and concepts, edited by Jean-Pierre Llored, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing (2013), pages 608-628.  http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/5565.

·        “What has Philosophy to do with Chemistry?” in Epistemology of Chemistry: roots, methods and concepts, edited by Jean-Pierre Llored, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing (2013), pages 587-591.

·        ”An invitation to chemical process philosophy in Epistemology of Chemistry: roots, methods and concepts, Cambridge Scholars Publishing: Newcastle-upon-Tyne (2013), edited by Jean-Pierre Llored, pages 529-539.         

·        A New ‘Idea of Nature’ for Chemical Education,” in Science & Education, 22, 1775-1786, 2013.  DOI 10.1007/s11191-012-9525-x.

·         “A neglected aspect of the puzzle of chemical structure: how history helps.” Foundations of Chemistry, 14(3), 235-244 (2012). DOI 10.007/s 19698-012-9146-0.

·        Review of By Parallel Reasoning: The Construction and Evaluation of Analogical Arguments by Paul Bartha, Oxford: Oxford University Press, The Philosophical Review, 123(3), pp. 451-457, 2012.

·          "Ilya Prigogine (1917-2003)," in A. Woody and R. Hendry, eds, Handbook of the Philosophy of Chemistry and Pharmacology, Volume 6, pages 165-175, 2011, Amsterdam, Elsevier. 

·         "How Chemistry Shifts Horizons: Element, Substance, and the Essential”, Foundations of Chemistry, 11, 65-77, 2009.

·        "How Philosophy of Mind Needs Philosophy of Chemistry."  A paper read at the 2007 Summer Symposium of the International Society for the Philosophy of Chemistry in San Francisco, and published in: HYLE: International Journal for the Philosophy of Chemistry, Volume 14, No.1 (2008), pages 1-26. (see: http://www.hyle.org/journal/issues/14-1/earley.htm)

·            "Ontologically Significant Aggregation: Process Structural Realism (PSR)"  in The Handbook of Whiteheadian Process Thought, Volume 2, 2008, Michel Weber and Will Desmond, eds, ed. Frankfurt: Ontos Verlag,  pages 179-191.

·            "Process Structural Realism, Instance Ontology, and Societal Order", in "Whitehead's Process Philosophy: System and Adventure in Interdisciplinary Research. Discovering New Pathways." Franz Riffert and Hans-Joachim Sander, eds. Berlin: Alber, 2008, 190-211.

·            “Alchemy, Chymistry, and Process”, Hyle -International Journal for the Philosophy of Chemistry, 12(2) 241, 2006.

·           “ Philosophical Influences on the Science of Ilya Prigogine"”  Foundations of Chemistry. 8, 271-283, 2006.

·          "Chemical ‘Substances’ that are not ‘Chemical Substances.’", Philosophy of Science, 73 (5)  2006, 241-252.

·           "Why there is No Salt in the Sea", Foundations of Chemistry, 7, (85-102) 2005.

·          "Would Introductory Chemistry Courses Work Better with a New Philosophical Basis?". Foundations of Chemistry,  6: 137-160, 2004.  

·        A Life for the Future” introduction to the Ilya Prigogine Memorial Symposium, Studia Philosophica IV (40), Proceedings of the 7Th Summer Symposium of the International Society for the Philosophy of Chemistry, Tartu, Estonia, 16-20 August, 2003, edited by Rein Vihalemm, Joseph E. Earley Sr. and Tiiu Hallap.

·            “On the Relevance of Repetition, Recurrence, and Reiteration."  in Chemistry in the Philosophical Melting Pot, (Dia-Logos, volume 5) Danuta Sobczyńska, Pawel Kreidler, and Ewa Zielonaka-Lis, editors, Frankfurt am Main, Peter Lang Publishing Company, 2003, pp. 171-186.   

·           "Constraints on the Origin of Coherence in Far-from-equilibrium Chemical Systems" in Physics and Whitehead: Quantum, Process and Experience, edited by Timothy E. Eastman and Henry Keeton. Albany; State University of New York Press, Chapter 6, (pages 63-73), 2003. 

·            "Varieties of Properties: An Alternative Distinction among Qualities." J. Chemical Explanation: Characteristics, Development, Autonomy,  Edited by Joseph E. Earley, Sr. Annals of the New York Academy of Science, 988, 80-89, 2003.  

·             "How Dynamic Aggregates May Achieve Effective Integration."    Advances in Complex Systems, Vol 6., No. 1 (2003) 115-126."

·         "Report on the Sixth Summer Symposium of the International Society for the Philosophy of Chemistry (ISPC), Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA,   August 4-8, 2002." Hyle, The International Journal for the Philosophy of Chemistry, 8(2), 141-142, 2002.                   http://www.hyle.org/journal/issues/8-2/rep_earley.html

·        "Varieties of Chemical Closure."  in Closure: Emergent Organizations and Their Dynamics, edited by Jerry L. R. Chandler and Gertrudis Van de Vijer, Volume 901, Pages 122-131, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 2000.

·        "Modes of Chemical Becoming", Hyle, The International Journal for the Philosophy of Chemistry 4(2),1998.                        Published electronically http://www.hyle.org/journal/issues/4/earley.htm

·         "Naturalism, Theism, and the Origin of Life". Process Studies, 27:3-4, 1998, 267-279.

 

Updated on November 3, 2017 by J. E. E.