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Research Output

2018

Practical Inference-A Formal Analysis

Zwart, S., Franssen, M. & Kroes, P., 2018, The Future of Engineering: Philosophical Foundations, Ethical Problems and Application Cases. Springer, Vol. 31. p. 33-52 (Philosophy of Engineering and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

2016

Editorial Introduction: Putting the Empirical Turn into Perspective

Franssen, M., Vermaas, P., Kroes, P. & Meijers, A. W. M., 2016, Philosophy of Technology after the Empirical Turn. Springer, Vol. 23. p. 1-10 (Philosophy of Engineering and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

Experiments on Socio-Technical Systems: The Problem of Control

Kroes, P., 2016, In : Science and Engineering Ethics. 22, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Philosophy of Technology after the Empirical Turn

Franssen, M. (ed.), Vermaas, PE. (ed.), Kroes, P. (ed.) & Meijers, A. W. M. (ed.), 2016, Springer. (Philosophy of Engineering and Technology)

Research output: Book/ReportBook editingScientificpeer-review

Toward an Axiological Turn in the Philosophy of Technology

Kroes, P. & Meijers, A. W. M., 2016, Philosophy of Technology after the Empirical Turn. Springer, Vol. 23. p. 11-30 (Philosophy of Engineering and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

2015

Critical thinking and liberal studies in engineering

Kroes, PA., 2015, In : Engineering Studies. 7, 2-3, p. 126-128 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Design for values and the definition, specification, and operationalization of values

Kroes, PA. & van de Poel, IR., 2015, Handbook of ethics, values, and technological design: sources, theory, values and application domains. van den Hoven, J., Vermaas, PE. & van de Poel, I. (eds.). Dordrecht/Heidelberg/New York/London: Springer, p. 151-178 871 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

Open Access
45 Citations (Scopus)

Grand challenge for engineers, by Carl Mitcham: a comment

Kroes, PA., 2015, In : Issues in Science and Technology. 2015, Winter

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Reflections on rational goals in science and technology; a comment on Olsson

Kroes, PA., 2015, The role of technology in science: philosophical perspectives. Hansson, SO. (ed.). Dordrecht etc.: Springer, p. 193-205 258 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

Science and design revisited

Galle, P. & Kroes, PA., 2015, In : Design Studies. 37, p. 67-72 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Substantive and procedural contexts of engineering design

Zwart, SD. & Kroes, PA., 2015, Engineering identities, epistemologies and values: engineering education and practice in context, volume 2. Didier, C., Newberry, B., Meganck, M., Christensen, SH. & Jamison, A. (eds.). Dordrecht: Springer, p. 381-400 416 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

Open Access
2014

Artefact kinds, ontological criteria and forms of mind-dependence

Franssen, MPM. & Kroes, PA., 2014, Artefact kinds: ontology and the human-made world. Franssen, M., Kroes, P., Reydon, TAC. & Vermaas, PE. (eds.). Heidelberg/New York/Dordrecht/London: Springer, p. 63-83 225 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Artefact kinds: ontology and the human-made world

Franssen, MPM. (ed.), Kroes, PA. (ed.), Reydon, TAC. & Vermaas, PE. (ed.), 2014, Heidelberg/New York/Dordrecht/London: Springer. (Synthese Library|365)

Research output: Book/ReportBook editingScientificpeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)

Can technology embody values?

Kroes, PA. & van de Poel, IR., 2014, The moral status of technical artefacts. Kroes, P. & Verbeek, PP. (eds.). Dordrecht/Heidelberg/New York/London: Springer, p. 103-124 248 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

Design for values and the definition, specification, and operationalization of values

Kroes, PA. & van de Poel, IR., 2014, Handbook of ethics, values, and technological design: sources, theory, values and application domains. van den Hoven, J., Vermaas, PE. & van de Poel, I. (eds.). Dordrecht/Heidelberg/New York/London: Springer, p. 1-23

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

Introduction: the moral status of technical artefacts

Kroes, PA. & Verbeek, PPCC., 2014, The moral status of technical artefacts. Kroes, P. & Verbeek, PP. (eds.). Dordrecht/Heidelberg/New York/London: Springer, p. 1-9 248 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

Introduction: the ontology of technical artefacts

Franssen, MPM., Kroes, PA., Reydon, TAC. & Vermaas, PE., 2014, Artefact kinds: ontology and the human-made world. Franssen, M., Kroes, P., Reydon, TAC. & Vermaas, PE. (eds.). Heidelberg/New York/Dordrecht/London: Springer, p. 1-14 225 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Knowledge and the creation of physical phenomena and technical artefacts

Kroes, PA., 2014, Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Proceedings of the 14th International Congress (Nancy): Logic and science facing the new technologies. Schroeder-Heister, P., Heinzmann, G., Hodges, W. & Bour, PE. (eds.). London: College Publications, p. 385-397 555 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

Modern science and technology: two sides of a coin

Kroes, PA., 2014, Building bridges: connecting science, technology and philosophy. de Regt, H. & Kwa, C. (eds.). Amsterdam: VU University Press, p. 167-174 245 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

Science and design: identical twins?

Kroes, PA. & Galle, P., 2014, In : Design Studies. 35, 3, p. 201-231 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

25 Citations (Scopus)

The moral status of technical artefacts

Kroes, PA. (ed.) & Verbeek, PPCC. (ed.), 2014, Dordrecht/Heidelberg/New York/London: Springer. (Philosophy of technology|17)

Research output: Book/ReportBook editingScientificpeer-review

Values in engineering: from object worlds to socio-technical systems

Bucciarelli, LL. & Kroes, PA., 2014, Science after the practice turn in the philosophy, history, and social studies of science. Soler, L., Zwart, S., Lynch, M. & Israel-Jost, V. (eds.). New York/London: Routledge - Taylor & Francis Group, p. 188-199 354 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

1 Citation (Scopus)
2013

Extending the scope of the theory of knowledge

Meijers, AWM. & Kroes, PA., 2013, Norms in technology. de Vries, MJ., Hansson, SO. & Meijers, AWM. (eds.). Dordrecht/Heidelberg/New York/London: Springer, p. 15-34 241 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientificpeer-review

The conceptual elusiveness of engineering functions: a philosophical analysis

Vermaas, PE., van Eck, D. & Kroes, PA., 2013, In : Philosophy & Technology. 26, 2, p. 159-185 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

4 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Nano-artefacts and the distinction between the natural and the artificial

Kroes, PA., 2012, Nanotechnologies: towards a shift in the scale of ethics?. Kermisch, C. & Pinsart, MG. (eds.). Brussels/Paris: EME/CEI, p. 47-61 378 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

Technical artefacts: creations of mind and matter. A philosophy of engineering design

Kroes, PA., 2012, Dordrecht, etc.: Springer. 205 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientificpeer-review

2011

Dual-nature and collectivist frameworks for technical artefacts: a constructive comparison

Houkes, WN., Kroes, PA., Meijers, AWM. & Vermaas, PE., 2011, In : Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A. 42, 1, p. 198-205 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Root cause as a U-turn

Del Frate, L., Zwart, SD. & Kroes, PA., 2011, In : Engineering Failure Analysis. 18, 2, p. 747-758 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Can we make sense of the notion of trustworthy technology?

Nickel, PJ., Franssen, MPM. & Kroes, PA., 2010, In : Knowledge, Technology & Policy. 23, 3-4, p. 429-444 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Creativity and rationality in design: enemies or brothers in arms?

Kroes, PA., 2010, CEPHAD 2010 | The borderland between philosophy and design research: Plenary sessions & supplementary items of the CEPHAD 2010 Conference. Galle, P. (ed.). Copenhagen: Danish Design School Press, p. 31-38 8 p. (Copenhagen Working Papers on design; vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Engineering and the dual nature of technical artefacts

Kroes, PA., 2010, In : Cambridge Journal of Economics. 34, 1, p. 51-62 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

33 Citations (Scopus)

Formalization of technical functions: why is that so difficult?

Kroes, PA., 2010, Tools and methods of competitive engineering: Proceedings of TMCE 2010, April 12-16, Ancona, Italy. Horváth, I., Mandorli, F. & Rusák, Z. (eds.). Delft: Delft University of Technology, Faculty of Design Engineering, p. 155-165 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Theories of technical functions: function ascriptions versus function assignments, Part 1

Kroes, PA., 2010, In : Design Issues: history/theory/criticism. 26, 3, p. 62-69 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Theories of technical functions: function ascriptions versus function assignments, Part 2

Kroes, PA., 2010, In : Design Issues: history/theory/criticism. 26, 4, p. 85-93 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)
2009

De politiek der dingen

Bolkestein, F., van den Hoven, MJ., van de Poel, IR., Oosterlaken, ET., van Gorp, A. C., Kroes, PA. & Taebi, B., 2009, Budel, Netherlands: Damon. 167 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientific

Engineering design

Kroes, PA., 2009, A companion to the philosophy of technology. Berg Olsen, JK., Pedersen, SA. & Hendricks, V. (eds.). Chichester: Blackwell, p. 112-117 571 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

Foundational issues of engineering design

Kroes, PA., 2009, Philosophy of technology and engineering sciences. Meijers, AWM., Radder, H., Houkes, W., Kroes, PA., Zwart, SD., van de Poel, IR. & Hansson, SO. (eds.). Burlington, MA/Oxford/Amsterdam: North-Holland, p. 513-541 1453 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

12 Citations (Scopus)

Functions in biological and artificial worlds: comparative philosophical perspectives

Krohs, U. (ed.) & Kroes, PA. (ed.), 2009, Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. (The Vienna series in theoretical biology|10)

Research output: Book/ReportBook editingScientific

Gebouwen als fysieke en sociale constructies. Cité de la Muette als voorbeeld

Priemus, H. & Kroes, PA., 2009, De politiek der dingen. De verwevenheid van ethiek en technologie. Bolkestein, F., van der Hoven, J., van de Poel, I. & Oosterlaken, I. (eds.). Budel: Damon, p. 93-104 197 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

Introduction to Part III: Philosophy of engineering design

Kroes, PA., 2009, Philosophy of technology and engineering sciences. Meijers, AWM., Radder, H., Houkes, W., Kroes, PA., Zwart, SD., van de Poel, IR. & Hansson, SO. (eds.). Burlington, MA/Oxford/Amsterdam: North-Holland, p. 405-408 1453 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

Kernthema's in de technische wetenschap

Vermaas, PE., Kroes, PA., van de Poel, IR., Franssen, MPM. & Houkes, WN., 2009, Amsterdam: Boom. 167 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientific

Philosophical perspectives on organismic and artifactual functions

Krohs, U. & Kroes, PA., 2009, Functions in biological and artificial worlds: comparative philosophical perspectives. Krohs, U. & Kroes, PA. (eds.). Cambridge. Mass.: MIT Press, p. 3-12 302 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

Philosophy of technology and engineering sciences, part III

Kroes, PA. (ed.), 2009, Amsterdam: North-Holland. (Handbook of the philosophy of science|9)

Research output: Book/ReportBook editingScientificpeer-review

Problematizing the notion of social context of technology

Kroes, PA. & van de Poel, IR., 2009, Engineering in context. Hyldgaard Christensen, S., Delahousse, B. & Meganck, M. (eds.). Aarhus, Denmark: Academica, p. 61-74 502 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

Rationality in design

Kroes, PA., Franssen, MPM. & Bucciarelli, LL., 2009, Philosophy of technology and engineering sciences. Meijers, AWM., Radder, H., Houkes, W., Kroes, PA., Zwart, SD., van de Poel, IR. & Hansson, SO. (eds.). Burlington, MA/Oxford/Amsterdam: North-Holland, p. 565-600 1453 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

6 Citations (Scopus)

Sociotechnical systems

Franssen, MPM. & Kroes, PA., 2009, A companion to the philosophy of technology. Berg Olsen, JK., Pedersen, SA. & Hendricks, V. (eds.). Chichester: Blackwell, p. 223-226 571 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

Technical artifacts, engineering practice, and emergence

Kroes, PA., 2009, Functions in biological and artificial worlds: comparative philosophical perspectives. Krohs, U. & Kroes, PA. (eds.). Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, p. 277-292 302 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

2008

Design in engineering and architecture: towards an integrated philosophical understanding

Kroes, PA., Light, A., Moore, SA. & Vermaas, PE., 2008, Philosophy and design: from engineering to architecture. Vermaas, PE., Kroes, P., Light, A. & Moore, SA. (eds.). New York etc.: Springer, p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

7 Citations (Scopus)

Interesting differences between artifacts and natural objects

Kroes, PA. & Vermaas, PE., 2008, In : APA Newsletters (online). 8, 1, p. 28-31 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific