Professor James A C Ladyman

M.Sc.(Lond.), B.A.(York), Ph.D.(Leeds)

  • BS6 6JL

19962020

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Research Output

2020

The Hole Argument in Homotopy Type Theory

Ladyman, J. & Presnell, S., Apr 2020, In : Foundations of Physics. 11 p.

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What is a Complex System

Ladyman, J. & Wiesner, K., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Yale University Press.

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2019

How Quantum is Quantum Counterfactual Communication?

Hance, J. R., Ladyman, J. & Rarity, J., 17 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : arXiv.

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In defence of ordinary objects and a naturalistic answer to the special composition question

Waechter, J. M. & Ladyman, J. A. C., 2019, The Nature of Ordinary Objects. Oxford University Press

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Introduction: Structuralists of the world unite

Ladyman, J., 1 Apr 2019, In : Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A. 74, p. 1-3 3 p.

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Measuring complexity

Wiesner, K. & Ladyman, J., 29 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : arXiv. 11 p.

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Philosophy of Science

Ladyman, J. A. C., 2019, Cambridge History of Philosophy, 1945-2015. Cambridge University Press

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Universes and Univalence in Homotopy Type Theory

Ladyman, J. & Presnell, S., Sep 2019, In : Review of Symbolic Logic. 12, 3, p. 426-455 30 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
226 Downloads (Pure)

What is the Quantum Face of Realism

Ladyman, J. A. C., 2019, Quantum Worlds: Perspectives on the Ontology of Quantum Mechanics. Cambridge. Cambridge University Press

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2018

An Analysis of the Interaction Between Intelligent Software Agents and Human Users

Burr, C., Cristianini, N. & Ladyman, J., 1 Dec 2018, In : Minds and Machines. 28, 4, p. 735-774 40 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
422 Downloads (Pure)

Referring to chemical elements and compounds: Colourless airs in late eighteenth century chemical practice.

Blumenthal, G., Ladyman, J. & Seifert, V., 28 Oct 2018, (Accepted/In press) What is a chemical element? A collection of essays by chemists, philosophers, historians and educators.. Ghibaudi, E. & Scerri, E. (eds.). Oxford University Press

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Scientific Realism Again

Ladyman, J., 2018, In : Spontaneous Generations: Journal for the History and Philosophy of Science. 9, 1, p. 99-107 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Scientism with a Humane Face

Ladyman, J., 25 Oct 2018, Scientism: Prospects and Problems. de Ridder, J., Peels, R. & van Woudenberg, R. (eds.). Oxford University Press, 27 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Theory comparison and choice in chemistry, 1766-1791

Blumenthal, G. & Ladyman, J., Oct 2018, In : Foundations of Chemistry. 20, 3, p. 169-189 21 p.

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2017

An Apology for Naturalized Metaphysics

Ladyman, J., 2017, Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Science. Slater, M. & Yudell, Z. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 141-161

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Identity in homotopy type theory: Part II, the conceptual and philosophical status of identity in HoTT

Ladyman, J. & Presnell, S., 1 Jun 2017, In : Philosophia Mathematica. 25, 2, p. 210-245 36 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
317 Downloads (Pure)

The development of problems within the phlogiston theories, 1766-1791

Blumenthal, G. & Ladyman, J., Oct 2017, In : Foundations of Chemistry. 19, 3, p. 241-280 40 p.

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2016

Big Data

Ladyman, J., 2016, In : Philosophers' Magazine. 72, p. 69-70 2 p.

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Does Homotopy Type Theory Provide a Foundation for Mathematics?

Ladyman, J. & Presnell, S., 22 Sep 2016, In : British Journal for the Philosophy of Science. 69, 2, p. 377-420 44 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

The Foundations of Structuralism and the Metaphysics of Relations

Ladyman, J., 2016, The Metaphysics of Relations. Marmodoro, A. & Yates, D. (eds.). Oxford University Press

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2015

Are there individuals in physics, and if so what are they?

Ladyman, J., 2015, Individuals across the sciences. Guay, A. & Pradeu, T. (eds.). Oxford University Press

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Identity in homotopy type theory, part I: The justification of path induction

Ladyman, J. & Presnell, S., 1 Oct 2015, In : Philosophia Mathematica. 23, 3, p. 386-406 21 p., nkv014.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

10 Citations (Scopus)

In Praise of Specialization

Ladyman, J., 2015, In : Philosophers' Magazine. 53

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Road to Reality with Roger Penrose

Ladyman, J. (ed.), Presnell, S. (ed.), McCabe, G. (ed.), Eckstein, M. (ed.) & Szybka, S. (ed.), 2015, Krakow: Copernicus Center Press.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

Things aren't what they used to be: on the immateriality of matter and the reality of relations

Ladyman, J., 2015, Realism Materialism Art. Cox, C., Jaskey, J. & Malik, S. (eds.). Sternberg Press

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2014

A Primer on Homotopy Type Theory: Part I.

Ladyman, J. & Presnell, S., 2014

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Going Round in Circles: Landauer vs. Norton on the Thermodynamics of Computation

Ladyman, J. & Robertson, K., 2014, In : Entropy. 16, p. 2278-2290

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

5 Citations (Scopus)

Philosophy of Science

Ladyman, J., 2014, The Bloomsbury Comparion to Analytic Philosophy. Dainton, B. & Robinson, H. (eds.). Bloomsbury

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Review of Complexity and the Arrow of Time

Ladyman, J., 2014, In : Notre Dame Journal of Philosophy.

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2013

Arguing about Science

Ladyman, JAC. (ed.) & Bird, AJ. (ed.), 2013, Abingdon: Routledge. 796 p.

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Entanglement and non-factorizability

Ladyman, J. A. C., Linnebo, O. & Bigaj, T. F., Aug 2013, In : Studies In History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies In History and Philosophy of Modern Physics. 44, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

14 Citations (Scopus)

Free Inquiry: The Haldane Principle and the Significance of Scientific Research

Bird, A. J. & Ladyman, J. A. C., 2013, In : Social Epistemology. 2, 7

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Landauer Defended: A Reply to Norton

Ladyman, J. A. C. & Robertson, K., Aug 2013, In : Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics. 44, 3, p. 263-261

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Quantum Probability, choice in large worlds, and the statistical structure of reality

Ladyman, J. A. C. & Ross, D. A., 2013, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 36, 3

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Scientific Metaphysics

Ross, D., Ladyman, J. & Kincaid, H., 2013, Oxford: Oxford University Press. 256 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

41 Citations (Scopus)

Structural Realism

Ladyman, J., 2013, Oxford Bibliographies in Philosophy. Pritchard, D. (ed.).

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Structural Realism

Ladyman, J., 2013, Oxford Bibliographies in Philosophy, Pritchard, D. (ed.), . New York: Oxford University Press

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The World in the Data

Ladyman, J. A. C. & Ross, D. A., 2013, Scientific Metaphysics. Oxford University Press

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Towards a demarcation of science from pseudoscience

Ladyman, J. A. C., Aug 2013, (Accepted/In press) The Philosophy of Pseudoscience: Reconsidering the Demarcation Problem. Pigliucci, M. & Boudry, M. (eds.). Chicago: University of Chicago Press

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What is a Complex System?

Ladyman, J. A. C., Lambert, J. & Wiesner, K., Jan 2013, In : European Journal for Philosophy of Science. 3, 1, p. 33-67 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

169 Citations (Scopus)
2012

A Field Guide to the Higgs

Ladyman, J., 2012, In : Philosophers' Magazine. 59

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Identity and Discernibility in Philosophy and Logic

Ladyman, J. A. C., Linnebo, Ø. & Pettigrew, R. G., Mar 2012, In : Review of Symbolic Logic. 5, 1, p. 162 - 186 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

21 Citations (Scopus)

Models and structures:Phenomenological and partial

Ladyman, J. A. C., French, S. & Bueno, O., Feb 2012, In : Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics. 43, 1, p. 43-46 4 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Ontic Structural Realism and Modality

Bernstain, N. & Ladyman, JAC., 2012,  Structural Realism: Structure, Object and Causality. Landry, E. & Rickles, D. (eds.). Dordrecht: Springer, Dordrecht, p. 149-168 20 p. (The Western Ontario Series in Philosophy of Science; vol. 77).

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Philosophy of Science

Ladyman, J. A. C., 2012, Research Techniques for Biomedical Scientists: A Student's Guide to Recognising Best Practice in Research. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

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Review of Naturalizing Epistemology by Fred D’Agostino

Ladyman, J., 2012, In : Australasian Journal of Philosophy. 3, 90

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Science, Metaphysics and Method

Ladyman, JAC., Aug 2012, In : Philosophical Studies. 160, 1, p. 31-51 21 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)
2011

A Comparison of Identity in Physics and Mathematics

Ladyman, J. A. C., 2011, Philosophy in Science: Methods and Applications. Brozek, B., Maczka, J. & Grygiel, W. P. (eds.). Krakow: Copernicus Center Press

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Don’t Play Politics with Academic Freedom

Ladyman, J., 2011, In : New Statesman 19 May, and The Australian Financial Review 23 May.

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How HEFCE and the Research Councils are Undermining Science and the National Interest

Ladyman, J., 2011, In : Science in Parliament. 68

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