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Durham University

The Department of Philosophy


Professor Robin Hendry - all publications

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  • Hendry, R.F. & Needham, P (2018). Aspects of the concept of potentiality in chemistry. In Handbook of Potentiality. Engelhard, K & Quante, M Berlin: Springer.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2017). Mechanisms and reduction in organic chemistry. In EPSA15 Selected Papers: The 5th conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association in Düsseldorf. European Studies in Philosophy of Science, volume 5. Massimi, M., Romeijn, J.W. & Schurz, G. Cham: Springer. 111-124.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2017). Prospects for strong emergence in chemistry. In Philosophical and Scientific Perspectives on Downward Causation. Francesco Orilia, F. & Paoletti, M.P. New York: Routledge. 146-163.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2015). Are chemical kinds natural kinds?. In Recent Developments in the Philosophy of Science: EPSA13 Helsinki. Maki, U Votsis, I, Ruphy, S & Schurz, G Springer International Publishing. 1: 251-261.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2013). Chemistry. In Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Science. Curd, M & Psillos, S London: Routledge. 586-596.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2013). Kinetics, models and mechanism. In Models, Simulations, and the Reduction of Complexity. Gähde, U, Hartmann, S & Henning Wolf, J Berlin: De Gruyter. 221-227.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2013). Three metaphysical issues in chemistry. In Philosophy of Chemistry: Practices, Methodologies, and Concepts. Llored, J-P Cambridge Scholars’ Press. 522-539.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2011). ¿Hay causación descendente en química?. In Filosofía de la química. Síntesis de una nueva disciplina. Baird, D, Scerri, E & McIntyre, L FONDO DE CULTURA ECONÓMICA (FCE).
  • Hendry, R.F. (2011). Antoine Lavoisier (1743-1794). In Philosophy of Chemistry (Volume 6). Hendry, R.F., Needham, P, Woody, A eBook ISBN: 9780080930763 Hardcover ISBN: 9780444516756 Imprint: North Holland & Published Date: 1st November 2011 Elsevier.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2011). Charles Coulson (1910-1974). In Philosophy of Chemistry (Volume 6). Hendry, R.F., Needham, P & Woody, A Elsevier.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2011). Chemical Bond. In Philosophy of Chemistry (Volume 6). Hendry, R.F., Needham, P & Woody, A Elsevier.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2011). Elements. In Philosophy of Chemistry (Volume 6). Hendry, R.F., Needham, P & Woody, A Elsevier.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2011). Linus Pauling (1901-1994). In Philosophy of Chemistry (Volume 6). Hendry, R.F., Needham, P & Woody, A Elsevier.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2011). Philosophy of chemistry. In The Continuum Companion to the Philosophy of Science. French, S & Saatsi, J Bloomsbury Academic. 293-313.
  • Hendry, R.F. , Weisberg, M & Needham, P (2011). Philosophy of Chemistry. In The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Zalta, E.N. Metaphysics Research Lab, Stanford University.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2011). Reduction, Emergence and Physicalism. In Philosophy of Chemistry (Volume 6). Hendry, R.F., Needham, P & Woody, A Elsevier.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2010). 'The elements and conceptual change'. In The Semantics and Metaphysics of Natural Kinds. Beebee, H & Sabbarton-Leary, N New York Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge. 137-158.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2010). Chemistry: emergence vs. reduction. In Emergence in Mind. Macdonald, C & Macdonald, G Oxford University Press.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2010). The chemical bond: structure, energy and explanation. In EPSA Philosophical Issues in the Sciences. Dorato, M, Rèdei, M Suarez, M & (eds.) EPSA Philosophical Issues in the Sciences: Launch of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Berlin: Springer, 2010), 117-27 Springer Netherlands. 117-127.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2008). Chemistry. In The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Science. Psillos, S & Curd, M Routledge.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2008). Microstructuralism: Problems and Prospects. In Stuff: The Nature of Chemical Substances. Ruthenberg, K & Brakel, JV Königshausen und von Neumann.
  • Hendry, R.F. & Psillos, S (2007). How to do things with theories: an interactive view of language and models in science. In The Courage of Doing Philosophy. Brzeziński, J, Klawiter, A, Kuipers, T.A.F., Łastowski, K, Paprzycka, K & Przybysz, P Rodopi.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2006). ‘Is there downward causation in chemistry?’. In Philosophy of Chemistry: Synthesis of a New Discipline. Davis Baird, Eric Scerri & Lee McIntyre Berlin: Springer. 242: 173-189.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2003). Filosofia della chimica. In Filosofie delle Scienze. Vassallo, N Einaudi.
  • Hendry, R.F. (2001). Mathematics, Representation and Molecular Structure. In Tools and Modes of Representation in the Laboratory Sciences. Klein, U Springer.
  • Hendry, R.F. (1999). Theories and models: the interactive view. In Visual representations and interpretations. London: Springer-Verlag. 121-130.
  • Hendry, R.F. (1998). Models and approximations in quantum chemistry. In Idealization in contemporary physics: Poznan studies in the philosophy of the sciences and the humanities. Amsterdam: Rodopi. 63 123-142.
  • Hendry, R.F. (1995). Realism and progress: why scientists should be realists. In Philosophy and technology: Royal Institute of Philosophy supplement. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 38 53-72.

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