Mellor, D. H. (1961). Natural Laws and Definitions. Philosophy, 160. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1965). Connectivity, chance, and ignorance. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 16(63), 209–225. https://doi.org/10.1093/bjps/18.3.235 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1965). Experimental Error and Deducibility. Philosophy of Science, 32(2), 105–122. https://doi.org/10.1086/288031 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1966). Inexactness and Explanation. Philosophy of Science, 33(4), 345–359. https://www.jstor.org/stable/186638 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1967). Connectivity, chance, and ignorance. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 18(3), 235–238. https://doi.org/10.1093/bjps/18.3.235 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1967). Imprecision and explanation. Philosophy of Science, 34(1), 1–9. https://doi.org/10.1086/288117 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1968). Models and Analogies in Science: Duhem versus Campbell? Isis, 59(3), 282–290. https://www.jstor.org/stable/227882 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1968). On Literary Truth. Ratio, 10, 150–169. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1968). Two fallacies in Charles Taylor’s explanation of behaviour. Mind, 77(305), 124–126. https://doi.org/10.1093/mind/LXXVII.305.124 [download]

Mellor, D. H., & Watling, J. (1969). Chance. Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume, 43(1), 11–48. https://doi.org/10.1093/aristoteliansupp/43.1.11 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1969). God and Probability. Religious Studies, 5(2), 223–234. https://www.jstor.org/stable/20004782 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1969). Physics and furniture. In P. Achinstein (Ed.), Studies in the Philosophy of Science (pp. 171–187). Oxford, Published by Basil Blackwell with the Cooperation of the University of Pittsburg. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1969). Pitt and the Social Centre. Pembroke College Annual Gazette, 43. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1970). Index 1950-69 Volumes 1-20. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 21(1), 1–80. https://www.jstor.org/stable/686472 [download]


Mellor, D. H. (1973). Do Cultures Exist. [download]

Holborow, L., & Mellor, D. (1973). Materialism and Phenomenal Qualities. Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, Supplementary Volumes, 47, 87–119. https://www.jstor.org/stable/4106909 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1974). In Defense of Dispositions. The Philosophical Review, 83(2), 157–181. https://www.jstor.org/stable/2184136 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1974). Religious and Secular Statements. Philosophy, 49(187), 33–46. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0031819100047860 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1974). Special relativity and present truth. Analysis, 34(3), 74–77. https://doi.org/10.1093/analys/34.3.74 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1976). Probable explanation. Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 54(3), 231–241. https://doi.org/10.1080/00048407612341241 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1977). Natural Kinds. The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 28(4), 299–312. https://doi.org/10.1093/bjps/28.4.299 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1978). Some Problems about Solving Problems. PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association, 1978(2), 522–529. https://doi.org/10.1086/psaprocbienmeetp.1978.2.192487 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1978). Conscious Belief. Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, 78(1), 87–102. https://doi.org/10.1093/aristotelian/78.1.87 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1980). The self from time to time. Analysis, 40(1), 59–62. https://doi.org/10.1093/analys/40.1.59 [download]


Mellor, D. H. (1981). Thank Goodness that’s over. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1982). Probabilities for Explanation. Theory and Explanation in Archaeology, 57–63. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1982). The Reduction of Society. Philosophy, 57(219), 51–75. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0031819100069539 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1983). Macbeth’s Soluble Aspirin. Ratio, 25(1). [download]

Boden, M. A., & Mellor, D. H. (1984). What Is Computational Psychology? Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume, 58(1), 17–54. https://doi.org/10.1093/aristoteliansupp/58.1.17 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1986). History without the Flow of Time. 28(1), 68–76. https://doi.org/10.1515/nzst.1986.28.1.68 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1986). Tense’s tenseless truth conditions. Analysis, 46(4), 167–172. https://doi.org/10.1093/analys/46.4.167 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1987). Fixed Past, Unfixed Future. In B. M. Taylor (Ed.), Michael Dummett: Contributions to Philosophy (pp. 166–186). Springer Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-009-3541-9_6 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1988). Crane’s Waterfall Illusion. Analysis, 48(3), 147–150. https://doi.org/10.1093/analys/48.3.147 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1990). R. B. Braithwaite (1900–1990). The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 41(4), 579–580. https://doi.org/10.1093/bjps/41.4.579 [download]


Mellor, D. H. (1991). Probability and the evidence of our senses. Ayer Memorial Lecture. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1992). There are no conjunctive universals. Analysis, 52(2), 97–103. https://doi.org/10.1093/analys/52.2.97 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1993). The unreality of tense. In R. Le Poidevin & M. MacBeath (Eds.), The Philosophy of Time (pp. 47–59). Oxford University Press. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1993). How to Believe a Conditional. The Journal of Philosophy, 90(5), 233–248. https://doi.org/10.2307/2940911 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1993). Supervenience? No Chance! Reply to Menuge. Analysis, 53(4), 236–239. https://doi.org/10.1093/analys/53.4.236 [download]

An Interview with Professor Hugh Mellor. (1993). Cogito, 7(1), 3–10. https://doi.org/10.5840/cogito19937142 [download]

 Interview—Romania. (1994). [download]

Mellor, D. H., & Crane, T. (1995). Postscript to “There is No Question of Physicalism.” In P. Moser & J. D. Trout (Eds.), Contemporary Materialism: A Reader (pp. 85–89). Routledge. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1995). Cambridge Philosophers I: F. P. Ramsey. Philosophy, 70(272), 243–262. https://www.jstor.org/stable/3751203 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1996). Braithwaite. Oxford University Press. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1998). Campbell, Norman Robert (1880-1949). Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780415249126-Q009-1 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1998). Events. Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780415249126-N019-1 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1998). Ramsey, Frank Plumpton (1903-30). Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780415249126-DD056-1 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1998). Transcendental Tense: Reply to Mr Lucas. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (1998). Transcendental Tense. Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume, 72(1), 29–43. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-8349.00032 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2000). Dorothy Emmet (Obituary). The Times. https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/dorothy-emmet-n6bvjsvwjjc [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2000). Equally Effective Causes. Analysis, 60(1), 71–73. https://doi.org/10.1093/analys/60.1.71 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2000). Possibility, chance and necessity. Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 78(1), 16–27. https://doi.org/10.1080/00048400012349311 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2000). The point of refinement. Analysis, 60(3), 243–246. https://doi.org/10.1093/analys/60.3.243 [download]

Mellor, D. (2000). The semantics and ontology of dispositions. Mind, 109(436), 757–780. https://doi.org/10.1093/mind/109.436.757 [download]


Maurin, A.-S., & Persson, J. (2001). Realistic Metaphysics An interview with D. H. Mellor. Theoria, 67(2), 96–113. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1755-2567.2001.tb00199.x [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2001). Real Time II: Replies to Hinchliff, Paul and Perry. In L. N. Oaklander (Ed.), The Importance of Time: Proceedings of the Philosophy of Time Society, 1995–2000 (pp. 95–102). Springer Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-3362-5_8 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2001). The Time of Our Lives [French]. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2001). Transparent and Opaque Causation. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2001). The Time of Our Lives. Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplements, 48, 45–59. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1358246100010699 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2002). Mr. Pitt’s Plinth. Pembroke College Annual Gazette 76. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2002). Truthmakers. Zürich conference on Truth and Reality. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2002). Truthmakers [German]. Zürich conference on Truth and Reality. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2003). Real Metaphysics: Replies. In H. Lillehammer & G. Rodriguez-Pereyra (Eds.), Real Metaphysics: Essays in honour of D. H. Mellor. Routledge. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2003). Too many universes: D.H.Mellor. In God and Design. Routledge. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2004). Dispositions [French]. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2004). For facts as causes and effects. In N. Hall, L. A. Paul, & J. Collins (Eds.), Causation and Counterfactuals (pp. 309–23). Mass.: Mit Press. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2004). Levi’s Chances. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2004). Ramsey DNB. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2004). Swinburne on Death. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2005). Accepting the Universe. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2005). Time. In F. Jackson & M. Smith (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Philosophy. Oxford University Press. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2005). Uses and Abuses of Probability. Philosophy at Cambridge. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2006). Chance—II. In Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2006). Wholes and parts: The limits of composition. South African Journal of Philosophy, 25(2), 138–145. https://doi.org/10.4314/sajpem.v25i2.31440 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2007). Acting under Risk. In Risk: Philosophical Perspectives. Routledge. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2007). Drama in Pembroke 1963-70. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2008). Micro-composition. Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplement, 62, 65–80. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2008). Philosophical Theology. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2009). Probability Interview. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2009). The direction of time. In R. Le Poidevin (Ed.), The Routledge Companion to Metaphysics. Routledge. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2009). Truthmakers for What? In H. Dyke (Ed.), From Truth to Reality: New Essays in Logic and Metaphysics. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2010). Metaphysics Interview. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2010). Time Interview. [download]

2011 onwards

Mellor, D. H. (2011). Contingent facts: A reply to Cresswell and Rini. Analysis, 71(1), 62–68. https://doi.org/10.1093/analys/anq113 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2012). Nature’s joints: A realistic defence of natural properties. Ratio, 25(4), 387–404. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2012). Ramsey on Truth Interview. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2013). Drama. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2013). Moses and Mary Finley [Tribute]. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2013). The Darwin Centenary Conference. Evolution of Molecules and Men. The Darwin Centenary Conference. [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2014). In Defence of Ramsey’s Test. Ratio, 27(3), 356–361. https://doi.org/10.1111/rati.12041 [download]

Mellor, D. H. (2015). Artists and Engineers. Philosophy, 90(3), 393–402. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0031819115000133 [preprint]

Mellor, D. H. (2016). From Translations to Truthmakers. In From Translations to Truthmakers (pp. 219–232). De Gruyter. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110455915-014 [preprint]

Mellor, D. H. (2018). Role-playing on stage. In The Routledge Companion to Shakespeare and Philosophy. Routledge. [preprint]

Mellor, D. H. (2019). Propensities and Possibilities. Metaphysica, 20(1), 1–3. https://doi.org/10.1515/mp-2019-2002 [preprint]

Bradley, R & Mellor, D. H. (2022). Conditionals: Truth, safety, and success. Mind and Language 37 (2), 194-207. https://doi.org/10.1111/mila.12322 [preprint]