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Juha has been a lecturer at Leeds since 2007.
He has worked on various issues in general philosophy of science, with the main focus on various aspects of scientific realism and explanation.
- General Philosophy of Science
- Philosophy of Physics
- Metaphysics of Science
- Philosophy of Mathematics
- 'Scientic Realism and Historical Evidence: Shortcomings of the Current State of Debate', EPSA Epistemology and Methodology of Science, Springer (Forthcoming)
- 'Inconsistency and realism', Synthese (Forthcoming).
- The Continuum Companion to the Philosophy of Science (co-edited with S. French), Continuum Publishing (2011)
- 'Idealized models as inferentially veridical representations', Models, Simulations, and Representations,
C. Imbert & P. Humphreys (eds), Routledge (2011).
- 'The enhanced indispensability argument: representational vs. explanatory role of mathematics in science', British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 62 (2011), 143-154.
- 'Miraculous Success: Inconsistency and Untruth in Kirchhoff's Diffraction Theory', The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science (2010). (with P. Vickers)
- 'Form vs. Content-driven Arguments for Realism', New Waves in Philosophy of Science, Palgrave, P.D. Magnus and J. Busch (eds) (2009)
- 'Living in Harmony: Nominalism and the Explanationist Argument for Realism', International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 21 (2007), 19-33.
- Reconsidering the Fresnel-Maxwell case study', Studies in History and Philosophy of Science 36 (2005), 509-38.
- 'Ramseyfication and Theoretical Content', The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 57 (2006), 561-85 (with J. Melia).
See Juha's personal page for full publication details.
- Issues connected to the scientific realism debate
- Theories of explanation, reduction, and emergence
- Issues connected to the role of mathematics and models in science
- Selected issues in philosophy of physics (e.g. ontology of spacetime)
- Vasiliki Nassiopoulou, 'Supervenience and the ontology of spacetime' (2010- ; co-supervised with Steven French).
- Dave Race, 'Applicability of mathematics' (2010- ; co-supervised with Steven French).
- Mark Pexton, 'Non-causal explanation in science' (2009-).